Robert Mueller

Russia hand in US elections: Former British spy meets US investigators

Russia hand in US elections: Former British spy meets US investigators

Christopher Steele, a former senior operative for MI6, the British foreign intelligence agency, met representatives of special counsel Robert Mueller`s team "recently," said the source, who declined to provide further details.

Oct 06, 2017, 06:44 AM IST

Surveys contradict Donald Trump claim that James Comey had lost FBI confidence

The voluntary survey conducted in 2017 showed Comey received top marks on all but two of more than 90 questions. 

Aug 16, 2017, 23:18 PM IST
Donald Trump whips up supporters against Russia probe

Donald Trump whips up supporters against Russia probe

At a boisterous rally in Trump-friendly West Virginia Thursday, he also challenged Democrats to either continue their "obsession with a hoax" or begin serving the interests of the American people.

 

Aug 04, 2017, 22:38 PM IST
'Special counsel Mueller impanels grand jury for Russia probe': Reports

'Special counsel Mueller impanels grand jury for Russia probe': Reports

Special counsel Robert Mueller, who is a former FBI Director, has impanelled a grand jury to investigate Russian meddling in the 2016 US presidential polls, media reports said.

Aug 04, 2017, 07:51 AM IST
Donald Trump talks pardons, lashes special counsel about Russia probe

Donald Trump talks pardons, lashes special counsel about Russia probe

US President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Saturday to complain about the special counsel investigating possible ties between his 2016 campaign and Russia while insisting that he, as president, has "complete power to pardon."

Jul 22, 2017, 19:03 PM IST
Donald Trump Jr to testify before Senate judiciary over Russian election meddling

Donald Trump Jr to testify before Senate judiciary over Russian election meddling

Donald Trump's former campaign manager Paul J Manafort will also testify alongside Trump Jr whereas the President's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner will appear earlier on July 24, the committee panel announced on Wednesday.

Jul 20, 2017, 15:10 PM IST
Donald Trump attacks Barack Obama over Russia and elections: "He colluded"

Donald Trump attacks Barack Obama over Russia and elections: "He colluded"

In December, Obama ordered intelligence agencies to review cyber attacks and foreign intervention in the election and to deliver a report before he left office on Jan. 20.

 

Jun 26, 2017, 20:43 PM IST

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.

Jun 24, 2017, 08:59 AM IST

Donald Trump being probed for possible obstruction of justice

Robert Mueller also has the authority to investigate whether Donald Trump tried to obstruct justice amid mounting evidence that he pressured the FBI to drop an investigation into his former national security advisor, Mike Flynn.

Jun 15, 2017, 16:56 PM IST
James Comey boosted case for obstruction charges against Donald Trump: Legal experts

James Comey boosted case for obstruction charges against Donald Trump: Legal experts

With stronger evidence, Trump could face the same sort of criminal allegations that forced president Richard Nixon to resign in 1973.

Jun 11, 2017, 13:40 PM IST
Hundreds march in US demanding Donald Trump investigation

Hundreds march in US demanding Donald Trump investigation

The Justice Department has named former FBI Director Robert Mueller as special counsel to investigate the possible collusion with Russia.
 

Jun 04, 2017, 08:31 AM IST

Russian with ties to former Donald Trump aide wants immunity for testimony: Report

Controversy has engulfed Trump since he fired FBI Director James Comey on May 9.

May 27, 2017, 09:19 AM IST
Donald Trump decries Russia probe as greatest witch hunt in US history

Donald Trump decries Russia probe as greatest witch hunt in US history

United States President Donald Trump on Thursday blasted the probe into whether his team colluded with Russia to tilt the 2016 election in his favor as the "greatest witch hunt" in US history.

May 18, 2017, 20:15 PM IST