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# summit - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

Trump starts diplomatic row with 'nasty' French president Macron

Trump is in London for a two-day meeting of alliance leaders.

# summit - Thursday 25 April, 2019

Kim Jong Un and Vladimir Putin vow closer ties as they meet for the first time

Both leaders have met in Russia’s eastern city of Vladivostok, after Kim travelled by train from the North.

# summit - Thursday 11 April, 2019

The EU and UK have agreed a 'flexible' Brexit extension until 31 October

It follows a marathon EU summit in Brussels – just two days before the UK would have crashed out.

# summit - Thursday 28 February, 2019

'We had to walk': Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un summit ends with 'no agreement reached'

Trump and Kim were meeting in the Vietnamese capital of Hanoi for talks.

# summit - Wednesday 6 February, 2019

From The42 Manchester City take over Premier League top spot with win over Everton Title Race

Manchester City take over Premier League top spot with win over Everton

Liverpool still have a game in hand on Pep Guardiola’s men.

# summit - Monday 19 November, 2018

'Intense' week of talks for May as EU negotiators set out plan for relationship with Britain

European leaders will get to voice their opinions on the draft agreement May presented to the British parliament last week.

# summit - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Trump says no US president has been as 'tough' as him on Russia

Earlier today, Trump took to Twitter to insist that the summit had been a success.

# summit - Wednesday 11 July, 2018

# summit - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

Trump hails summit with Kim: 'The World has taken a big step back from potential Nuclear catastrophe!'

In a joint statement following the talks, Kim agreed to the “complete denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula”.

# summit - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

'The world will see a major change': Trump and Kim hail summit as historic breakthrough

The first-ever summit between sitting leaders of the two Cold War foes went “better than anybody could have expected”, Trump said.

Donald Trump says the US will stop holding 'provocative' war games on the Korean peninsula

Trump made the announcement following his summit with North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un.

# summit - Monday 11 June, 2018

Trump continues Twitter attack on US allies following G7 summit: 'Justin acts hurt when called out!'

US president Donald Trump has continued his strong criticism of US allies.

# summit - Sunday 10 June, 2018

'One-time shot': Kim and Trump arrive in Singapore for high stakes meeting

Trump has said the summit is a “one time shot” at peace.

# summit - Saturday 9 June, 2018

Trump says he'll know 'within a minute' if Kim is serious

The US President is finally set to meet Kim Jong Un this week.

# summit - Friday 1 June, 2018

Trump says meeting with North Korea is back on after Kim's 'very nice' letter

The announcement came after unprecedented Oval Office talks with a top envoy from Pyongyang.

# summit - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Trump holds meeting with Kim Kardashian days away from historic summit with North Korea leader

Kardashian was expected to meet aide Jared Kushner but in the end she met with President Donald Trump.

# summit - Saturday 26 May, 2018

Trump says North Korea summit could still happen

Trump said in a tweet that “very productive talks” were ongoing with North Korea about reinstating the summit.

# summit - Thursday 24 May, 2018

Trump warns North Korea against 'foolish or reckless' acts as he cancels historic summit

Trump and Kim had been due to meet in Singapore on 12 June.

# summit - Monday 2 April, 2018

Kim Jong-un was treated to some K-pop during a rare concert in Pyongyang

It was the first concert by South Korean performers in North Korea for more than a decade.

# summit - Friday 13 October, 2017

20 people taken ill due to noxious fumes at venue for next week's EU leaders summit

A spokesperson for the emergency services said there was “a bad mix of chemical products on the kitchen level”.

# summit - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

The bodies of four more climbers found inside a tent near summit of Mount Everest

These latest discoveries brings the death toll in recent days to 10.

# summit - Monday 22 May, 2017

Rescuers find body of missing Everest climber, bringing death toll to four

More than a dozen climbers have also been rescued from the mountain in the last three days.

# summit - Saturday 29 April, 2017

EU leaders back deal that would see North rejoin EU in event of Irish unity

The EU 27 leaders unanimously backed a tough Brexit strategy today.

# summit - Saturday 6 December, 2014

"Sometimes we have people sleeping on the floor of the recreation room"

Will Minister Alan Kelly’s ‘beds for Christmas’ pledge be felt outside Dublin?

# summit - Thursday 4 December, 2014

"No need for anyone to have to sleep rough in Dublin ... unless they make that choice themselves"

A forum on homelessness — convened in response to the death of Jonathan Corrie — has ended at the Custom House.

# summit - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Kenny: Me ringing the Nasdaq bell should encourage emigrants to come home

The Taoiseach rang the bell at the Web Summit in Dublin today.

# summit - Friday 24 October, 2014

Ireland (and our cows) seem happy with a new agreement to cut greenhouse gas emissions

EU leaders have agreed to cut emissions by 40 per cent on 1990 levels at a summit in Brussels overnight.

# summit - Saturday 30 August, 2014

Taoiseach: We want a 'jobs and growth' role for Hogan... but it's Juncker's choice

Leaders have arrived in Brussels for a summit to fill two of the EU’s top jobs. Enda Kenny’s also been talking about Phil Hogan’s prospects…

# summit - Friday 27 June, 2014

Cameron not backing down from EU showdown over Junker vote

The British Prime Minister is expected to force a vote on the issue as EU leaders meet today.

# summit - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Delay on climate change action? We'll pay for that, says UN chief

UN chief Ban Ki Moon says that urgent action is needed on the issue.

# summit - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

PHOTOS: Teenager airlifted to hospital after dramatic chopper rescue at top of Mount Errigal

The teaching student fell between 30 and 40 metres from near the summit of Donegal’s tallest mountain.

# summit - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

Youth leaders to debate global problems with Geldof and Huffington in Dublin

More than 1,200 delegates from 190 countries will attend the ‘One Young World’ conference.

# summit - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

PSNI chief praises G8 policing operation as 'most peaceful in history'

Matt Baggott said it was a ‘unique’ summit in that it took place in an area where there was a ‘severe terrorist threat’.

# summit - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

World War II device found near G8 venue

The item was found on Lough Shore Road, near Lough Erne, during security checks.

# summit - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

57 people arrested in London as police clash with G8 protesters G8

57 people arrested in London as police clash with G8 protesters

A large group of protesters occupied a former police station in Soho and had to be removed by police.

# summit - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

100 riot police in crackdown on London G8 protests Summit This post contains images

100 riot police in crackdown on London G8 protests

Activists have been planning a week-long series of demonstrations leading up to next week’s summit in Fermanagh.

# summit - Friday 8 February, 2013

EU leaders battle over budget at tough summit

Countries like Britain are insisting that the EU has to make the same drastic cuts that member nations are making in their own budgets.

# summit - Friday 23 November, 2012

EU budget summit 'ends without deal'

The talks resumed today but officials from several delegations said no deal had been sealed for the bloc’s next long-term budget.

# summit - Thursday 22 November, 2012

Pakistan suicide attacks kill 35 as leaders meet for summit

The suicide attacks were the deadliest assault in the country for five months.

# summit - Thursday 18 October, 2012

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you need to know this morning…

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