Sexual assault accuser is ‘not my type’, says Trump

The US president has denied the allegations made by writer E Jean Carroll.

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Donald Trump orders new sanctions against Iran’s supreme leader and associates

Tensions have risen with the shooting down of a US drone.

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Mike Pompeo visits Saudi Arabia amid heightened tensions with Iran

Tehran has warned it is prepared to shoot down more surveillance drones.

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Trump stays quiet over whether to ask FBI to probe Khashoggi killing

Mr Khashoggi’s writings criticised the Saudi royal family.

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Iranian general warns US against war, as Trump softens stance

The US President has not ruled out military action.

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Sadiq Khan calls Donald Trump ‘6ft 3 child in the White House’

The war of words between the two politicians shows no sign of abating.

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Donald Trump says he cancelled Iran strikes after being told 150 would die

Iran’s Revolutionary Guard said it shot the drone down over Iranian airspace.

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Donald Trump’s proposed makeover for Air Force One causes controversy

The president wants the new presidential plane to ditch the colour scheme in operation since the Kennedy era for red, white and blue.

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US Senate votes to block Saudi arms sales as Trump vows veto

The votes came against the backdrop of heightened US tensions with Iran.

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Oil up 5% on US-Iran tension

Oil soared more than 5% higher yesterday after Iran shot down a US military drone, raising fears of a military confrontation between Tehran and Washington.

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The growing need to protect against protectionism

The latest international trade data for Ireland confirm once again that the export sector of the economy remains a very important engine of overall economic growth and it is blatantly obvious that the future health of the export sector is crucial for the overall health and prosperity of the economy.

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Donors flood to put their money on Donald Trump for second term in Oval Office

The president’s announcement that he is seeking four more years in the White House has prompted a surge in fundraising.

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Keep America Great: Trump kicks off 2020 re-election campaign

The president gave a lengthy speech to a rally in Florida.

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Trump, outsider-turned-insider, sells himself as rebel for 2020 re-election bid

Donald Trump is offering himself as the outsider once again – but it is a much more awkward pitch to make from inside the Oval Office.

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Trump threatens to deport millions ahead of re-election bid launch

Donald Trump will formally launch his re-election bid at a rally in Orlando, Florida.

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YouTuber renames Michigan town ‘Gay Hell’ to protest against Trump policy

Elijah Daniel renamed the town of Hell, Michigan, to protest against a ban on US embassies flying LGBTQ+ Pride flags.

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Hunt: I agree with Trump on Khan’s ‘failure’ to tackle knife crime

UK Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has intervened in the feud between US President Donald Trump and London Mayor Sadiq Khan.

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Trump now a poster boy for the far-right, says London Mayor

Sadiq Khan said the US president should ‘answer the question why he amplifies the tweets of far-right activists, why he amplifies racist tweets’.

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'If Trump appeared thoughtful and mannerly this could lead to followers deserting him'

Deep Fake, that’s the latest thing we have to worry about now.

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Israel rebrands Golan settlement ‘Trump Heights’

The hamlet was named after US President Donald Trump as a gesture of appreciation.

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London killings show Mayor Sadiq Khan needs to be replaced 'ASAP', says Donald Trump

Donald Trump has called Sadiq Khan "a disaster" in response to violence in London, where three men were killed in separate attacks in less than 24 hours.

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Limerick Trump fan gets gift from US secret service

A Limerick man received a priceless gift from the US secret service after he told them how much he loved President Donald Trump.

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Trump says ‘of course’ he would tell FBI if he got ‘foreign dirt’ on opponents

The president had earlier said he would consider accepting information from an outside nation and may not contact law enforcement.

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Notable departures from Donald Trump’s White House

Sarah Huckabee Sanders is the latest in a long list of appointees to leave the president’s administration.

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Sarah Huckabee Sanders to step down as press secretary

Sarah Huckabee Sanders is to step down as White House press secretary at the end of the month.

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Twitter erupts after Donald Trump’s Prince of Whales gaffe

Mr Trump referred to Prince Charles as ‘the Prince of Whales’ in a tweet.

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Trump says he would ‘want to hear’ foreign dirt on 2020 rivals

His comments come a month after he pledged not to use information stolen by foreign adversaries in his 2020 reelection campaign.

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How rural Ireland can tap the new agenda to bring jobs and wealth

The term “out of sight, out of mind” struck me last week when watching the debate about President Donald Trump’s visit to Ireland. Some people were in a lather about the lack of protests, especially at Doonbeg, the Co Clare village near Mr Trump’s golf resort.

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Watergate veteran calls Mueller report ‘road map’ for Trump probe

John Dean told a committee he saw parallels with congressional investigators looking into Richard Nixon’s administration decades ago.

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Free drink in Doonbeg was Denis's idea

Undoubtedly, a highlight of President Trump’s trip to Ireland was the visit of his sons to the village of Doonbeg. And I can take some credit for that. No, I can take full credit, for ’twas all my idea, and that’s no fake news I’m spouting.

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John Kerry will not run for US presidency, former Secretary of State confirms

Former US Secretary of State and the Democratic nominee for President in 2004, John Kerry, has ruled out putting his hat in the ring for the next Presidential race.

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US and Mexico reach agreement to prevent tariffs, says Trump

The president tweeted that the scheduled tariffs would be indefinitely suspended.

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Edward Crawford has got a hard act to follow

As Donald Trump departs these shores, the next American visitor of political significance is likely to be Edward Crawford, the US president’s nomination to become ambassador to Ireland.

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Donald Trump halts golf to meet local kids: 'He said we could come through the electric fence'

US president Donald Trump finished his sojourn to Ireland with a round of golf and met a group of local schoolchildren — on the 9th green.

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I really don’t care what Melania wears — do you?

This is a man’s world. The airside tarmac, as Air Force One touched down in Shannon, was dotted in men

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Impeachment the latest issue to split Democrats

As the US Congress returns from a 10-day break, the question of whether the House of Representatives (controlled by the Democrats) should formally commence the process of impeaching US president Donald Trump for misdeeds committed during his tenure — and perhaps before — has split the party.

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I had ‘automatic chemistry’ with the Queen, Donald Trump says

The US President denied fist-bumping the monarch during his state visit to the UK.

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Donald Trump jets out of Ireland after round of golf at Doonbeg

The US President and First Lady Melania spent two nights at his luxury coastal resort.

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Watch: Co Clare schoolchildren test themselves against garda riot shields

Officers visited a school in Shannon to introduce the children to one of their specialist units.

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Donald Trump heads home as Doonbeg pupils 'gobsmacked' after meeting US president

A quick-thinking school principal in Doonbeg managed to engineer a meeting for the 27 pupils at her small two-teacher school with US President Donald Trump this morning.

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Donald Trump spends last morning in Ireland playing golf

Yesterday evening Donald Trump spent some time chatting to hotel guests and taking selfies following a dinner at his golf resort in Co Clare.

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Children have the chance to ‘smash Trump’ as baby blimp models unveiled

Maria Valdez Cortez-Plower, from Durango in Mexico, makes pinata dolls as a hobby.

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Anger and humour in colourful protest against Donald Trump

Dublin was late to the anti-Trump party but the crowds who gathered on day two of the US president’s visit made their presence felt.

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The Trumps in Ireland: Off the wall

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar didn’t appear to be completely happy during his joint press conference at Shannon Airport with US President Donald Trump.

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Trump enjoys 'low-key' dinner with guests at his Doonbeg resort

Fish and chips, sirloin steaks and piña colada cocktails were the order of the day at a relaxed dinner attended by US President Donald Trump at his Doonbeg resort on Thursday night.

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Demonstrators hit streets of Dublin to protest against Donald Trump’s visit

Around 2,000 people filled the city centre, with the Trump baby blimp flying overhead.

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Behind the scenes of the garda Trump security operation

The men and women of An Garda Síochána are tasked with managing the behind-the-scenes mammoth security operation surrounding President Trump’s visit.

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More protests taking place against Trump’s visit to Ireland

An anti-Trump rally has been organised at the Garden of Remembrance in Dublin.

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Meet the women from one family who have been protesting at US Presidential visits for four decades

Wheeler women from Ennistymon, Co Clare have been protesting visiting US Presidents here for nearly forty years.

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Doonbeg priest says he has 'saved a place in heaven' for Trump family

Father Joe Haugh is the parish priest in the village where Mr Trump’s golf resort is based.

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Irish Minister slams Trump as he leads Dublin protest

A senior Government minister has severely criticised US President Donald Trump for being “unprofessional” and “un-Presidential” in his comments about Brexit yesterday.

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Belfast gallery visitors given chance to jump onto Trump

The Jump Trump interactive exhibition is part of this year’s Belfast Photo Festival.

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'We love this place more than anything': Trump's sons hail Doonbeg as they pour pints for locals

Eric and Donald Junior arrived in the village shortly after 10pm last night to cheers from locals as they swept up in Range Rovers.

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Trump visit highlights pay disparity between soldiers and gardaí

The disparity in pay and conditions between An Garda Síochána and the Defence Forces involved in protecting visiting VIPs was again highlighted yesterday.

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Trump: Brexit will be very, very good

US president Donald Trump has claimed the Brexit crisis which is putting tens of thousands of Irish jobs at risk is going to be “very, very good” for Ireland, predicting it is “going to work out” for this country.

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Donald Trump visit: Brexit will 'work out' in Ireland's favour, Trump says

US President Donald Trump has arrived in Ireland for his first Presidential visit to the country.

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Trump ending foetal tissue research by federal scientists

Abortion opponents say there are alternatives to foetal tissue.

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British ministers say NHS is ‘not for sale’ as Trump backtracks on trade deal

Downing Street says the NHS will never be privatised after the US president said earlier it must be ‘on the table’ in trade talks.

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Michael Gove misses out on meeting with Donald Trump

The Tory leadership hopeful said he secured ‘a few words’ with the president during his state visit.

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