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# Michael D Higgins

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Taoiseach says 'there's an obligation' on everyone to follow indoor dining rules ahead of Monday's reopening
Ticket touts: President signs into law bill banning above price resales
Michael D Higgins describes TV gambling ads as a 'scourge' as he urges debate around the issue
President Higgins signs rent increase bill into law
In the Covid era, 'solidarity means standing shoulder to shoulder with poorer nations', says President Higgins
President Higgins says 'exclusion' of Travellers is based on 'unrepublican populist sentiments'
President leads tributes to 'captivating' soprano Veronica Dunne who has died aged 93
1916 Easter Rising commemorations take place in Dublin
President Higgins and wife Sabina receive first doses of Covid-19 vaccine
President Higgins calls for global solidarity to 'exit the fog' of Covid-19 in St Patrick's Day message
Queen Elizabeth and President Higgins share St. Patrick's Day wishes and mark visit anniversary
President Michael D Higgins signs mandatory quarantine legislation into law
Michael D Higgins: There is a reluctance to criticise empire and imperialism
President Higgins says State 'must bear primary responsibility' for mother and baby homes
President Higgins signs legislation criminalising distribution of intimate images without consent into law
Watch: President Michael D Higgins delivers his Christmas address to the nation
President Higgins unveils river of light at the Áras for those who cannot join family this Christmas
Irish leaders congratulate Joe Biden on presidential win
President Higgins signs Mother and Baby Homes Bill into law
President says we can't 'continue with the mere placing of a green lens on economic policies' to save the planet
President Higgins leads tributes to Dublin community activist Fergus McCabe who has died aged 71
President Higgins' dog Síoda dies following short illness
President Higgins says need for 'solidarity, compassion and kindness' in Ireland's response to Covid-19
'Serious concerns' that new housing development could pose security threat to President Higgins
Justice Mary Irvine to become first female President of the High Court
President Higgins says Ireland and Africa have each experienced racism and 'a suppressed culture'
Michael D Higgins: Ireland owes 'enormous debt of gratitude' to Covid-19 essential workers
Michael D Higgins: Covid-19 pandemic has created an 'unanswerable case' for universal basic services
Cabinet approves emergency Covid-19 legislation ahead of Thursday's Dáil sitting
President calls for 'solidarity' to tackle Covid-19 in St Patrick's message
Áras spending increases as more and more people turn 100 and receive €2,540 payment
William and Kate arrive in Ireland and meet with President Higgins ahead of three day visit
President Higgins says rise of extremism 'deeply worrying' before 75th Holocaust Remembrance Day
The 32nd Dáil has been dissolved by President Michael D Higgins
President Higgins' Christmas message: 'Do we dismiss them... telling them there is no room at our inn?'
President Higgins and Taoiseach Leo Varadkar attend Remembrance Sunday ceremonies
President Higgins and Minister Paul Kehoe evacuated from Beirut hotel due to 'security concerns'
Irish people cannot 'remain silent' in face of attacks on refugees, warns President
Higgins at UN: 'No challenge facing international community is more urgent than climate action'
Higgins says he wasn't elected to 'just read speeches he has been handed'