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Qatar says Saudi-led demands not 'reasonable'

Qatar says Saudi-led demands not 'reasonable'

Saudi Arabia and its allies have put enormous pressure on Qatar to meet their demands.
 

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).

 

Tornado damages 10 US Air Force planes

The Air Force has four E-4Bs in active service, and the primary aircraft was off-station during the tornado on June 16, according to Ryder.

United States wanted terror leader may have fled to Philippine city: Army

Isnilon Hapilon, a veteran Filipino militant said to be the leader of the Islamic State (IS) group in Southeast Asia, has not been seen in the battle zone in Marawi City, said Lieutenant General Carlito Galvez, head of the military's Western Mindanao Command.

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. 

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.

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.

 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.

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. 

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.

Donald Trump nominates NFL team owner as envoy to Britain

The pick had been expected since January, when the then president-elect announced his intention to tap Johnson as envoy to Washington's closest European ally during a leadership lunch with congressional Republicans and incoming cabinet members.

Foreign secretary S Jaishankar to meet US secretary Rex Tillerson

The Jaishankar-Tillerson meeting is likely to give final touches to the Modi-Trump meeting at the White House on Monday.

 

North Korea tests rocket engine, possibly for ICBM: US officials

North Korea tests rocket engine, possibly for ICBM: US officials

North Korea has carried out another test of a rocket engine that the United States believes could be part of its program to develop an intercontinental ballistic missile, a U.S. official told Reuters on Thursday.

Looking forward to Trump-Modi first meeting: White House

Modi and Trump are scheduled to meet at the White House on Monday.

 

Funeral to be held for US student imprisoned by North Korea

Warmbier`s funeral will be held at Wyoming High School -- located in the city of Wyoming, a suburb of Cincinnati -- from which he graduated in 2013. He will then be buried in Cincinnati`s Oak Hill Cemetery.

Trump rides high after Republican election win

After wins in South Carolina, Kansas and Montana, Trump's Republicans have now won all four special elections held since his inauguration in January, leaving Democrats demoralized as they seek to snatch control of Congress in next year's mid-term elections.

United States: China needs to exert 'much greater pressure' on North Korea

Trump has been counting on China to use its economic leverage with the government of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as American concern grows over the North's acceleration toward having a nuclear missile that can strike the US mainland

Angela Merkel, invoking Marshall Plan, says strong Europe good for US

Angela Merkel, invoking Marshall Plan, says strong Europe good for US

A strong European economy is good for the United States, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday.

US sanctions to stay until Russia quits eastern Ukraine: White House

President Donald Trump met earlier on Tuesday with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in talks that the White House said were about ways to resolve peacefully the conflict in eastern Ukraine.