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# Áras An Uachtaráin

This year
Leo Varadkar officially resigns as Taoiseach at Áras an Uachtaráin
Varadkar’s resignation was accepted by President Michael D Higgins today.
The former FG leader tendered his resignation in writing to President Michael D Higgins at Áras an Uachtaráin this evening.
In his final interview as Taoiseach, he said Government should have invested more in areas like housing in 2011.
He told The Journal today that making up his mind to step down was hard, but said he has had "no regrets" over the decision.
President Higgins returns to in-person duties after spending week in hospital
President Michael D Higgins back in Áras an Uachtaráin after spending week in hospital
The President, aged 82, was admitted to St James’s Hospital last Thursday for precautionary tests after feeling unwell.
The Áras said today that President Higgins "thanked all of the staff at St James's Hospital for the care which he received" during his stay.
The President continued to carry out his constitutional duties while in hospital.
He is due to meet with Taoiseach Leo Varadkar for a pre-scheduled meeting tomorrow.
President Michael D Higgins to remain in hospital until Thursday after 'mild transient weakness'
President Michael D Higgins to remain in hospital over weekend to monitor his blood pressure
President Higgins 'in excellent spirits', will remain in hospital overnight
Last year
Gerry Adams has no intention of running for Áras an Uachtaráin, says McDonald
President Higgins will undergo back surgery on Tuesday with 'short rehabilitation'
Bród, beloved dog of President Michael D. Higgins, dies aged 11
Biden tour of Ireland comes to Dublin as President to visit Áras, Oireachtas and Dublin Castle
All time
'The honour of a lifetime': Micheál Martin resigns as Taoiseach
Sabina Higgins issues statement explaining why Ukraine letter was placed on Áras website
President Higgins and his wife Sabina have tested positive for Covid-19
Quiz: How much do you know about the Presidents of Ireland?
Protest outside Áras an Uachtaráin against vaccines and new Covid-19 legislation
President Higgins and wife Sabina receive first doses of Covid-19 vaccine
President Higgins signs Mother and Baby Homes Bill into law
President Higgins' dog Síoda dies following short illness
Áras spending increases as more and more people turn 100 and receive €2,540 payment
The Taoiseach and his partner have welcomed Mike Pence to Farmleigh ahead of a family lunch
Varadkar and Corbyn share 'serious concerns' about Brexit during Dublin meeting
President praises 'force of forgiveness' of Italian student left paralysed in Dublin attack in 1999
'Thank you for everything': Mother of Italian man paralysed in Dublin attack pens letter to Irish people
Michael D Higgins: 'I'm not a millionaire. I don't see the merit in this kind of discourse'
Seán Gallagher promises to stay in Irish embassies rather than hotels if elected president
Trump, racism and tea parties: Yes, this was the talk from the Irish presidential hopefuls
How much is being spent by Áras an Uachtaráin? Fianna Fáil wants to find out
Founder of Pieta House writes to councils seeking support for presidential run
'Nobody has approached me': Frances Black says she has no intention of running for president
Mary Lou McDonald drops strong hint that SF will contest presidential race
'I'm still angry': Survivors to discuss how Magdalene Laundries should be remembered
Column: 'There should be a presidential election and Michael D shouldn't run'
Caoimhín De Barra
Presidential hopeful calls on largest parties to say if they will run candidates for Áras
Taoiseach fails to rule out Frances Fitzgerald as a presidential candidate
This man’s quest to find out about Michael D’s mysterious dog led to a lovely letter from the Áras
Most people want Michael D Higgins to serve a second term as President
Michael D Higgins met Bernie Sanders yesterday, and everyone wants them to be best mates
'As this year ends peace can seem very distant': President Higgins reflects on 2016
Woman who repeatedly threatened to bomb the President avoids jail
Sabina Higgins invites 200 mothers and babies to a breastfeeding morning at the Áras