US first lady Melania Trump  signs the visitors book at Shannon Airport as Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and US president Donald Trump  watch on. Photograph: Pool/Getty Images.

US president Donald Trump has told Co Clare TD and Minister of State Pat Breen that he will be returning to Ireland in the future. Speaking after he(...)

US president Donald Trump signing two executive orders today - one announcing a study into unfair trade practices, the second ordering the collection of duties from countries selling products into the United States at low prices. Photograph: New York Times

Ireland has been identified by the White House as one of a group of countries running an unfair trade surplus with the United States, as President Don(...)

US president Donald Trump with Taoiseach Enda Kenny after Trump’s remarks to a St Patrick’s Day reception at the White House in Washington, DC, on Thursday. Photograph: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

The queue snaked around the corner of 15th Street at the southeast entrance to the White House. In the bright, glistening air of the bitterly cold M(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Donald Trump had a telephone conversation in which the US president-elect extended an invitation to the White House for St Patrick’s Day next year. Photograph:  Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin.

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has “no plans at present” to meet US president-elect Donald Trump when he visits the US this month. Mr Kenny will be travelling (...)

Traditional Russian wooden nesting dolls in Moscow depicting Vladimir Putin,  Hillary Clinton and US president-elect Donald Trump . Photograph: Kirill Kudryavtsev/AFP/Getty Images

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has been criticised for his friendly overtures to the US President-Elect Donald Trump since his election on Tuesday. However, he (...)

Donald Trump pictured with his daughter Ivanka. Organisers of protests against the visit to Ireland of US presidential hopeful Donald Trump have criticised remarks by Taoiseach Enda Kenny that he would be happy to meet him. File photograph: Mary Altaffer/AP Photo

Organisers of protests against the visit to Ireland of US presidential hopeful Donald Trump have criticised remarks by Taoiseach Enda Kenny that he wo(...)