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Tuesday 28 November 2023 Dublin: 1°C

# Heads of State

This year
EU agrees tougher rules for failed asylum-seekers as leaders call for border surveillance
The measures are a response to increasing European concern over rising irregular immigration.
All time
Enda Kenny really likes to give people crystal bowls
Sometimes with shamrock, sometimes without.
Slideshow: The EU summit in Brussels
Greater European Union control of national budgets, oh and what the heads of state will be dining on tonight.
Higher or lower: how does Michael D's new salary compare to other heads of state?
The new President of Ireland will be paid the reduced capped wage of just under €250,000 per annum – but for the size of our country, is that a good deal?