Áras an Uachtaráin. Photograph: Frank Miller

Gardaí must explain why a woman who gained access to Áras an Uachtaráin and confronted the President was allowed to drive away without consequence, Fi(...)

Pope Francis planted a tree during his visit to Áras an Uachtaráin, watched by President Michael D Higgins and his wife Sabina. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Syrian asylum seekers were among those in attendance when Pope Francis planted an Irish oak tree at Áras an Uachtaráin on Saturday. The tree was plan(...)

 Prince Harry and  Meghan Markle with  President Michael Higgins  and his wife, Sabina, with  Bród and Siodá, Michael D’s Bernese Mountain dogs. Photograph: Getty Images

What about this handsome couple, with their good hair, smiling eyes and lovely manners? Gorgeous and utterly charming, a winning combination of impec(...)

Three recipients of organ donations, Luke Doherty, Val Kennedy, and David Crosby (left to right) at Áras an Uachtaráin.

David Crosby was 40 years old when he was given a year and a half to live after developing idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, a chronic lung disease. In M(...)

 Italian president Sergio Mattarella with children from Whitecross national school, Julianstown, Co Meath,  at Áras an Uachtaráin, on Monday afternoon. Photograph:  Colin Keegan, Collins Dublin

Stronger cultural bonds will allow EU member states “move towards a common European future”, Italian president Sergio Mattarella said during a two-day(...)

President Michael D Higgins is presented with a copy of the ‘Irish Times’ book ‘Unthinkable; Great Ideas for Now’ by Joe Humphreys at Áras an Uachtárain. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

President Michael D Higgins has spoken of the importance of journeying through life “with curiosity” as he received a copy of a new book celebrating (...)

Judge Mary Ellen Ring, who will be appointed as a judge of the High Court on Thursday evening. Photograph: Collins Courts

A number of judicial appointments to the High Court and the Circuit Court are to take place on Thursday. President Michael D Higgins will appoint Mary(...)

Stephanie Meehan with her children Oisín (8) and Cerys (2) Daly at Áras an Uachtaráin yesterday. Photograph: Alan Betson

President Michael D Higgins paid a special tribute to Stephanie Meehan during a reception for Priory Hall residents at Áras an Uachtaráin yesterday.Ms(...)