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South Koreans march to protest United States missile defence system

Around 4,000 people participated in the demonstration, the largest since South Korea and the United States agreed to deploy the system, known as Terminal High-Altitude Area Defence (THAAD).

 

Ahead of PM Narendra Modi's visit, US official says Donald Trump realises India has been "force for good" in world

Ahead of PM Narendra Modi's visit, US official says Donald Trump realises India has been "force for good" in world

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives in the US on Sunday and is scheduled to meet US President Donald Trump face-to-face for the first time at the White House on Monday.

Civil nuclear deal will be part of Modi-Trump discussions: White House

"In terms of the actual deals, the US is still looking forward to US-built nuclear reactors contributing to India's energy security. 

1st face-to-face meeting will give Trump-Modi chance to assess ties: Envoy

1st face-to-face meeting will give Trump-Modi chance to assess ties: Envoy

The first face-to-face meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump will give them an opportunity to look at the entire gamut of Indo-US engagement and to exchange views on issues of global interest, India's envoy here has said.

United States ends role of special envoy to Afghanistan and Pakistan

A senior State Department official told AFP that acting special representative Laurel Miller left the post without a replacement being named.

Johnny Depp apologises for Donald Trump assassination comment

Johnny Depp apologises for Donald Trump assassination comment

Hollywood star Johnny Depp has apologised for joking about assassinating US President Donald Trump, saying his remarks were in "poor taste."

Priorities and nature of ties with India, Pakistan different: White House

Priorities and nature of ties with India, Pakistan different: White House

"We realise that the pace and scope of that relationship is going to be different in each case," the official, who spoke on condition of anonymity said in response to a question on concerns in Pakistan with regard to increasing ties with India.

California adds four more 'discriminatory' states to travel ban

California has issued a ban on state-funded and state-sponsored travel to four more states that it says have laws discriminating against the LGBTQ community, the media reported.

US keen on providing India defence tech reserved for close allies

The US is interested in providing India with the kind of defence technology it normally reserves for its closest allies, the White House has said, signalling the Trump administration's resolve to strengthen the bilateral defence relationship.

 Donald Trump reaches out to lawmakers on healthcare as another says ''no''

Donald Trump reaches out to lawmakers on healthcare as another says ''no''

Five Republican senators have announced they will not support the bill, which is designed to repeal and replace Obamacare, in its current form.

Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin and Tayyip Erdogan behave like autocratic rulers: Germany's Martin Schulz

Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin and Tayyip Erdogan behave like autocratic rulers: Germany's Martin Schulz

The European Union must become stronger in response to a weakening of democracy in the United States, Russia and Turkey, the leader of Germany`s centre-left Social Democrats said in remarks published on Saturday.

PM Narendra Modi leaves for three-nation tour, to be first world leader to have White House dinner with Donald Trump

PM Narendra Modi leaves for three-nation tour, to be first world leader to have White House dinner with Donald Trump

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's meeting with US President Donald Trump is one of the most-awaited events. 

Donald Trump does not intend to fire investigator Robert Mueller: White House

President Donald Trump has no intention of firing the special counsel investigating charges of Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. election, even though he questioned the official`s impartiality in an interview, the White House said on Friday.

PM Narendra Modi embarks on three-nation tour

PM Narendra Modi embarks on three-nation tour

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday embarked on a three-nation tour of Portugal, the US and the Netherlands during which he will hold talks with the top leadership of those countries to boost bilateral ties.

CIA knew in August that Russian President Vladimir Putin sought to boost Trump: Report

The intelligence shocked the White House and put US security chiefs on a top-secret crisis footing to figure out how to react.

Ahead of meeting with Donald Trump, PM Narendra Modi says aim to build forward-looking vision between India, US

Ahead of meeting with Donald Trump, PM Narendra Modi says aim to build forward-looking vision between India, US

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet US President Donald Trump for the first time on June 26 in Washington. 

UK PM Theresa May welcomes Donald Trump's pick for US ambassador: Spokeswoman

The planned appointment of National Football League team owner Woody Johnson as US ambassador to London shows President Donald Trump`s commitment to close ties with Britain.

Ahead of Narendra Modi-Donald Trump meet, US expresses eagerness in strengthening ties with India

The State Department has said that United States is looking forward to strengthen its ties with India"We`re looking forward to strengthening ties between the United States and India.

North Korea accuses US of 'smear campaign' over Warmbier death

President Donald Trump has slammed the treatment of 22-year-old American Otto Warmbier, who spent more than a year in detention in the secretive state, as "a total disgrace". 

 

China hopes India, US won't disturb South China Sea peace

Modi will meet Trump for the first time on June 26 and a range of issues are likely to come up, including H1B visas and terrorism.