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Donald Trump slams India for high import tariffs on Harley-Davidson

Donald Trump slams India for high import tariffs on Harley-Davidson

Trump also threatened to increase the tariff on import of Indian motorcycles to the US.

Feb 14, 2018, 06:39 AM IST
US, UK push to put Pakistan financial global terror funding watchlist

US, UK push to put Pakistan financial global terror funding watchlist

Unveiling his new South Asia policy in August 2017, Trump had warned of tougher measures against Pakistan if it failed to cooperate with the US in the fight against terror.

Feb 14, 2018, 06:13 AM IST
Donald Trump's NASA budget includes a Mars mission and a return trip to the moon

Donald Trump's NASA budget includes a Mars mission and a return trip to the moon

While NASA will move forward with plans to create a new space station around the Moon – the Lunar Orbit Platform-Gateway – the budget confirmed earlier reports indicating plans to end funding for the International Space Station (ISS) in 2025.

Feb 13, 2018, 18:55 PM IST
Donald Trump has a tweet for everything, but none yet for Olympics

Donald Trump has a tweet for everything, but none yet for Olympics

President Donald Trump has a tweet for just about everything, but he's got nothing so far for Team USA a few days into the 2018 Olympic Games.

Feb 13, 2018, 13:43 PM IST
US President Donald Trump proposes $336 million aid to Pakistan in annual budget plan

US President Donald Trump proposes $336 million aid to Pakistan in annual budget plan

US President Donald Trump today unveiled a USD 4 trillion annual budget for the fiscal 2019 beginning October 1, proposing USD 256 million in civilian assistance and USD 80 million in military aid to Pakistan.

Feb 13, 2018, 08:03 AM IST
Donald Trump's daughter-in-law Vanessa Trump hospitalised; anthrax scare turns out false

Donald Trump's daughter-in-law Vanessa Trump hospitalised; anthrax scare turns out false

US President Donald Trump's daughter-in-law Vanessa Trump was taken to a New York hospital on Monday after she opened a piece of mail containing an unidentified white powder that was later determined to be non-hazardous, officials said.

Feb 13, 2018, 06:29 AM IST
Donald Trump plan to overhaul US infrastructure faces steep hurdles

Donald Trump plan to overhaul US infrastructure faces steep hurdles

  U.S. President Donald Trump will roll out an infrastructure plan on Monday that already faces significant hurdles in Congress because it does not offer as much new federal funding as Democrats want or directly address how to pay for the effort.

Feb 12, 2018, 10:47 AM IST
Israelis, Palestinians don't want peace: Donald Trump

Israelis, Palestinians don't want peace: Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump has declined to give a timeline for releasing Washington`s plan for peace between the Israelis and the Palestinians, saying that neither party was committed to the process, the media reported.

Feb 12, 2018, 10:38 AM IST
President Donald Trump's senior advisor visits Turkey

President Donald Trump's senior advisor visits Turkey

The White House said on Sunday that a senior advisor of US President Donald Trump visited Turkey on February 10 and 11 amid escalating tensions of the two NATO allies over Turkey`s attack in Afrin, Syria.

Feb 12, 2018, 09:52 AM IST
Donald Trump says unsure Israel seeks peace with Palestinians

Donald Trump says unsure Israel seeks peace with Palestinians

US President on Sunday said on Sunday that he was "not necessarily sure" Israel was seeking to reach a peace agreement with the Palestinians.

Feb 12, 2018, 00:25 AM IST
Donald Trump says Democratic memo on Russia is 'very political', needs redactions

Donald Trump says Democratic memo on Russia is 'very political', needs redactions

The release of the memo was blocked by Trump on Friday, kicking off a new skirmish between Democrats and the White House.

Feb 10, 2018, 22:47 PM IST
Trump's speechwriter quits over abuse claims

Trump's speechwriter quits over abuse claims

  US President Donald Trump`s speechwriter David Sorensen has become the second White House aide this week to resign amid allegations of domestic abuse.

Feb 10, 2018, 16:05 PM IST
News at a glance: February 10, 2018

News at a glance: February 10, 2018

Feb 10, 2018, 10:17 AM IST
Donald Trump signs budget deal, bringing end to second US shutdown of 2018

Donald Trump signs budget deal, bringing end to second US shutdown of 2018

United States President Donald Trump on Friday signed a combined funding and budget bill that was passed by Congress hours earlier and will increase federal spending by hundreds of billions of dollars, bringing an end to the second government shutdown this year.

Feb 10, 2018, 09:35 AM IST
Second White House aide resigns over domestic abuse claims

Second White House aide resigns over domestic abuse claims

A second White House staffer in a week resigned Friday over domestic abuse claims, in a widening scandal that called into question the president`s judgment and tainted his chief of staff John Kelly and longtime aide Hope Hicks.

Feb 10, 2018, 09:20 AM IST
'Trump' and 'Kim' thrown out of Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony in Pyeongchang

'Trump' and 'Kim' thrown out of Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony in Pyeongchang

People dressed up as US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un caused a commotion when they appeared in the stands at the Olympic Games Opening Ceremony on Friday before swiftly being shown out by security staff. 

Feb 09, 2018, 19:50 PM IST
US Congress votes to end brief government shutdown

US Congress votes to end brief government shutdown

  The U.S. House of Representatives joined the Senate early on Friday morning in approving a bill to end an overnight federal shutdown, sparing Republicans further embarrassment and averting serious interruption of the government`s business.

Feb 09, 2018, 17:53 PM IST
Donald Trump's immigration framework will end green card backlog: White House

Donald Trump's immigration framework will end green card backlog: White House

  US President Donald Trump's immigration framework will end the diversity lottery visa to help reduce green card backlog of high-skilled workers, the White House said today amid growing demands by Indian H-1B visa holders to remove the per country-limit on its allotment.

Feb 09, 2018, 16:13 PM IST
US Senate approves budget deal, too late to avert shutdown

US Senate approves budget deal, too late to avert shutdown

The U.S. Senate approved a budget deal including a stopgap government funding bill early on Friday, but it was too late to prevent a federal shutdown that was already underway in an embarrassing setback for the Republican-controlled Congress.

Feb 09, 2018, 12:37 PM IST
Second US shutdown in three weeks to begin as Senate holds up spending bill

Second US shutdown in three weeks to begin as Senate holds up spending bill

Rand Paul, an outspoken senator from Kentucky, said the overall budget bill that includes the stopgap measure would "loot the Treasury."

Feb 09, 2018, 09:53 AM IST