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China takes on US, says don't blame just Pakistan for terrorism

China takes on US, says don't blame just Pakistan for terrorism

China's support for its all-weather ally came as the US stepped up its efforts to pressure Pakistan to eliminate terror safe havens on its soil.

Jan 08, 2018, 16:38 PM IST
Pakistan establishment has ties with terrorist outfits, claims US

Pakistan establishment has ties with terrorist outfits, claims US

The Trump administration believes that it is time to try something new other than maintaining strategic patience and offering inducements to Pakistan to prevent it becoming a safe haven for terrorists from where they can attack the US and its allies, a senior official said.

Jan 08, 2018, 10:16 AM IST
Donald Trump delays Fake News Awards, says most corrupt, biased media 'losers' to get it

Donald Trump delays Fake News Awards, says most corrupt, biased media 'losers' to get it

US President Donald Trump has announced that will postpone the announcement of his "Fake News Awards of 2017" to January 17, citing high interest.

Jan 08, 2018, 10:07 AM IST
Why Pakistan is jittery about any US offensive against Taliban in Afghanistan

Why Pakistan is jittery about any US offensive against Taliban in Afghanistan

Pakistan believes instead of direct talks, a strong offensive against Taliban by the US would lead to the terrorist outfit in Afghanistan resorting to consolidation on its borders.

Jan 08, 2018, 08:26 AM IST
Steve Bannon apologises for anti-Trump comments

Steve Bannon apologises for anti-Trump comments

Steve Bannon, former White House chief strategist, apologised on Sunday for comments which were quoted in a new controversial book calling US President Donald Trump`s eldest son's 2016 meeting with Russians "treasonous and "unpatriotic".

Jan 08, 2018, 07:50 AM IST
Donald Trump tweet on nuclear button keeps North Korea's Kim 'on his toes': Nikki Haley

Donald Trump tweet on nuclear button keeps North Korea's Kim 'on his toes': Nikki Haley

U.S. President Donald Trump`s tweet about having a bigger nuclear button than North Korean leader Kim Jong Un`s has kept Kim "on his toes" and makes clear the risks of a nuclear standoff, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said on Sunday.

Jan 07, 2018, 22:39 PM IST
Pakistan says Islamabad to continue engagement with Washington

Pakistan says Islamabad to continue engagement with Washington

Pakistan Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua has said that the country will continue to have engagement, as far as possible, with the US because America is not only a global power but also has its presence in the region, and "for us its almost our neighbour".

Jan 07, 2018, 12:39 PM IST
'Would like to see North Korea get involved in 2018 Winter Olympics,' says Donald Trump

'Would like to see North Korea get involved in 2018 Winter Olympics,' says Donald Trump

Trump hopes that the two Koreans move their relationship beyond just Olympics participation.

Jan 07, 2018, 12:32 PM IST
Trump needs to step back, US can’t risk abandoning Pakistan: NYT editorial

Trump needs to step back, US can’t risk abandoning Pakistan: NYT editorial

Trump needs to take a step back, exercise caution and patience, says the editorial.

Jan 07, 2018, 10:52 AM IST
Donald Trump says willing to talk with North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un

Donald Trump says willing to talk with North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un

US President Donald Trump said Saturday he would be willing to speak directly with Kim Jong-Un, voicing hope that rare talks between North and South Korea could help de-escalate the crisis over Pyongyang`s nuclear drive.

Jan 07, 2018, 07:21 AM IST
All you need to know: January 6, 2018

All you need to know: January 6, 2018

Jan 06, 2018, 21:32 PM IST
'Very stable genius': This is what Trump called himself over 'mentally unfit' charges

'Very stable genius': This is what Trump called himself over 'mentally unfit' charges

Waking up to recent allegations of being mentally unfit for office, US President Donald Trump went on a Twitter rant, calling himself "very smart" and "a stable genius"

Jan 06, 2018, 20:35 PM IST
'Bannon cried when I fired him,' Donald Trump claims

'Bannon cried when I fired him,' Donald Trump claims

Donald Trump today said sacked White House chief strategist Steve Bannon "cried" when he fired him and begged for his job, reacting to claims in a new book about the US president that he has dismissed as being "full of lies".

Jan 06, 2018, 19:25 PM IST
All options on the table to deal with Pakistan: White House

All options on the table to deal with Pakistan: White House

The US is keeping "all options" on the table apart from suspending about USD 2 billion in security aid to Pakistan to put pressure on it to take decisive action against the Taliban and the Haqqani network and eliminate their safe havens, the White House warned on Saturday. 

Jan 06, 2018, 14:29 PM IST
We have more than one way to deal with Pakistan, says US

We have more than one way to deal with Pakistan, says US

The US had on Thursday suspended about USD 2 billion in security aid to Pakistan over its failure to crack down on terrorists.

Jan 06, 2018, 13:38 PM IST
Donald Trump seeks $18 billion to extend border wall over 10 years

Donald Trump seeks $18 billion to extend border wall over 10 years

The Trump administration has proposed spending USD 18 billion over 10 years to significantly extend the border wall with Mexico, providing one of its most detailed blueprints of how the president hopes to carry out a signature campaign pledge.

Jan 06, 2018, 08:30 AM IST
Twitter won't block world leaders who make controversial statements, here's why

Twitter won't block world leaders who make controversial statements, here's why

Blocking a world leader from social media would hide important information people should be able to see and debate, says Twiter.

Jan 06, 2018, 08:27 AM IST
Tillerson defends Donald Trump's fitness, says never doubted US President's mental fitness

Tillerson defends Donald Trump's fitness, says never doubted US President's mental fitness

It comes after the author of a new book on US President said his staff saw him as a child.

Jan 06, 2018, 07:19 AM IST
North Korea's ballistic missile accidentally hits own city: Report

North Korea's ballistic missile accidentally hits own city: Report

It has been reported that the missile was launched from the Pukchang airfield and travelled 40 kilometers before crashing.

Jan 05, 2018, 18:17 PM IST