President Michael D Higgins is visiting three African countries over the next week.

Rail and bus fares increase today

Irish Rail, Bus Eireann and Luas services become more expensive from today.


Appeal over missing Dubliner

Gardaí in Dublin are appealing for assistance in tracing the whereabouts of a missing 39 year-old man.


100,000 expected at nationwide water protests

More than 90 separate demonstrations will take place across the country today - as over 100,000 people take to the streets in protest against water charges.