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Donald Trump hails Kim Jong Un, sees no need to resume US-South Korea war games

Donald Trump hails Kim Jong Un, sees no need to resume US-South Korea war games

Days after cancelling a planned visit to North Korea by his top diplomat citing insufficient progress in denuclearisation talks, US President Donald Trump hailed his personal relationship North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Wednesday and said there was currently no reason to resume war games with South Korea.

Aug 30, 2018, 06:13 AM IST
White House counsel Don McGahn to leave post: Donald Trump

White House counsel Don McGahn to leave post: Donald Trump

The relationship between Trump and McGahn has become strained by the pressures of Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election.

Aug 29, 2018, 21:56 PM IST
Trump blames China for hacking of Clinton emails, offers no evidence

Trump blames China for hacking of Clinton emails, offers no evidence

US President Donald Trump said on Twitter early on Wednesday China hacked the emails of 2016 Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton but did not offer any evidence or further information.

Aug 29, 2018, 11:20 AM IST
With Trump's support, Republican DeSantis wins primary for Florida governor

With Trump's support, Republican DeSantis wins primary for Florida governor

Conservative US Representative Ron DeSantis easily won the Republican primary for governor in Florida on Tuesday after a campaign in which he highlighted his enthusiastic loyalty to President Donald Trump.

Aug 29, 2018, 06:51 AM IST
Canada rejoins NAFTA talks as U.S. autos tariff details emerge

Canada rejoins NAFTA talks as U.S. autos tariff details emerge

Canada`s top trade negotiator praised Mexico`s trade concessions on autos and labour rights on Tuesday as she rejoined NAFTA talks, while US lawmakers warned that a bilateral US-Mexico trade deal would struggle to win approval in Congress.

Aug 29, 2018, 06:32 AM IST
US military says no plans to suspend more major exercises on Korean peninsula

US military says no plans to suspend more major exercises on Korean peninsula

The US military has no plans yet to suspend any more major military exercises with South Korea, the defence secretary said on Tuesday, in the middle of a breakdown in diplomacy with North Korea over its nuclear weapons.

Aug 29, 2018, 06:26 AM IST
White House probes Google after Trump accuses it of bias

White House probes Google after Trump accuses it of bias

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday accused Google`s search engine of promoting negative news articles and hiding "fair media" coverage of him, vowing to address the situation without providing evidence or giving details of action he might take. 

Aug 29, 2018, 06:24 AM IST
Donald Trump accuses Google of hiding 'fair media' coverage of him

Donald Trump accuses Google of hiding 'fair media' coverage of him

In a pair of tweets, Trump said Google search results for "Trump News" showed only the reporting of what he terms fake news media.

Aug 28, 2018, 20:11 PM IST
North Korea tells US denuclearisation talks may fall apart: CNN

North Korea tells US denuclearisation talks may fall apart: CNN

The letter was delivered directly to US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, and stated that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un`s government felt that the process could not move forward.

Aug 28, 2018, 15:40 PM IST
White House wobbles on US flag after McCain death

White House wobbles on US flag after McCain death

The White House lowered its U.S. flag to half-staff, raised it back up and on Monday lowered it again after the death of Senator John McCain, in an unusual and confusing break with protocol on the passing of a national leader.

Aug 28, 2018, 06:47 AM IST
Trump called off Pompeo's North Korea visit after belligerent letter: Report

Trump called off Pompeo's North Korea visit after belligerent letter: Report

US President Donald Trump called off a visit to North Korea by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo after the latter received a belligerent letter from a senior North Korean official just hours after the trip was announced last week, the Washington Post reported on Monday.

Aug 28, 2018, 06:41 AM IST
Trump praises John McCain after dodging questions about him

Trump praises John McCain after dodging questions about him

The United States President Donald Trump on Monday issued a statement about the late lawmaker John McCain after dodging questions about him.

Aug 28, 2018, 06:30 AM IST
John McCain, US senator and former presidential candidate, dead at 81

John McCain, US senator and former presidential candidate, dead at 81

McCain had been battling a malignant brain tumour - also called glioblastoma - which had been discovered in 2017.

Aug 26, 2018, 06:53 AM IST
China protests to US after Donald Trump accuses Beijing of not helping in disarming North Korea

China protests to US after Donald Trump accuses Beijing of not helping in disarming North Korea

Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Lu Kang said Trump's allegation was not based on facts and was "irresponsible". "We are seriously concerned and have made solemn representations, (diplomatic protest) to the US side," Lu said.

Aug 25, 2018, 21:17 PM IST
Donald Trump cuts more than $200 million in US aid to Palestinians

Donald Trump cuts more than $200 million in US aid to Palestinians

A senior State Department official said without elaborating that the funds, originally planned for programs in the West Bank and Gaza, would address "high-priority projects elsewhere."

Aug 25, 2018, 06:39 AM IST
Hurricane Lane brings severe flooding to Hawaii''s Big Island

Hurricane Lane brings severe flooding to Hawaii''s Big Island

A number of structures on the island of Hawaii, popularly known as the Big Island, were destroyed and some residents were reported to be fleeing their home.

Aug 25, 2018, 06:32 AM IST
Republican US Senator John McCain ending medical treatment for brain cancer

Republican US Senator John McCain ending medical treatment for brain cancer

McCain, who has represented Arizona in the Senate and House of Representatives for 35 years, has said the cancer was discovered in July 2017.

Aug 24, 2018, 23:32 PM IST
Donald Trump declares emergency in Hawaii as Hurricane Lane approaches

Donald Trump declares emergency in Hawaii as Hurricane Lane approaches

US President Donald Trump has declared a state of emergency in Hawaii given the imminent arrival of Hurricane Lane, which is threatening to develop into the most powerful storm in decades in the archipelago.

Aug 24, 2018, 07:24 AM IST
If I ever got impeached, market would crash: US President Donald Trump

If I ever got impeached, market would crash: US President Donald Trump

Trump said: "I don't know how you can impeach somebody who's done a great job". "If I ever got impeached, I think the market would crash, I think everybody would be very poor, because, without this thinking, you would see?"

Aug 23, 2018, 21:23 PM IST
Donald Trump slams US Justice Dept, says will stay uninvolved

Donald Trump slams US Justice Dept, says will stay uninvolved

President Donald Trump expressed sympathy for his former campaign manager Paul Manafort and said he would remain "uninvolved" after he attacked Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the U.S. Justice Department in an interview broadcast on Thursday.

Aug 23, 2018, 18:07 PM IST

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