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Donald Trump reverses Obama-era affirmative action in schools

Donald Trump reverses Obama-era affirmative action in schools

US President Donald Trump`s administration has rescinded seven Obama-era policy guidelines that called on universities to consider race as a factor in diversifying their campuses.

Jul 04, 2018, 13:36 PM IST
Trump administration rolls back racial diversity guidelines for US colleges

Trump administration rolls back racial diversity guidelines for US colleges

The Trump administration on Tuesday rescinded an extensive set of guidelines put in place under President Barack Obama that had called on colleges and universities to consider race as a way of promoting diversity. 

Jul 04, 2018, 06:14 AM IST
Police seize Donald Trump-shaped ecstasy pills

Police seize Donald Trump-shaped ecstasy pills

Police officers described the pill to be like Trump because of its orange colour, a face stamped in the front and the words 'Make America Great Again' stamped at the back.

Jul 02, 2018, 06:33 AM IST
Indian woman in US separated from differently-abled 5-year-old son

Indian woman in US separated from differently-abled 5-year-old son

The Trump administration's controversial "zero tolerance" policy of separating immigrant parents and their children on the US border has resulted in the separation of nearly 2,000 children from their parents and guardians, sparking a public outcry.

Jun 30, 2018, 13:25 PM IST
Japan to buy advanced U.S. radar for missile defence system

Japan to buy advanced U.S. radar for missile defence system

At a joint news conference with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in June, Trump said Abe had pledged to buy "billions and billions of dollars of additional products of all kinds." 

Jun 29, 2018, 13:43 PM IST
5 killed in US newsroom shooting, suspect detained

5 killed in US newsroom shooting, suspect detained

Four of the victims died on the spot while the fifth was pronounced dead at the University of Maryland Medical Centre.

 

Jun 29, 2018, 10:20 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi knows why US deferred talks with India: Nikki Haley

PM Narendra Modi knows why US deferred talks with India: Nikki Haley

Nikki Haley said that the talks were cancelled for "good reasons" that had nothing to do with India.

Jun 28, 2018, 21:40 PM IST
Donald Trump-Vladimir Putin summit in Helsinki on July 16

Donald Trump-Vladimir Putin summit in Helsinki on July 16

US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold a summit on July 16 in Helsinki, the Kremlin and the White House said on Thursday, firming up the place and date for a meeting that had already been agreed on.

Jun 28, 2018, 19:13 PM IST
Under pressure from US, India may cut oil imports from Iran: Sources

Under pressure from US, India may cut oil imports from Iran: Sources

Following US reimposing sanctions on Iran, India could be taking a second look at importing oil from the country and may instead seek a boost from OPEC.

Jun 28, 2018, 16:30 PM IST
US President Donald Trump to meet with Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte at White House

US President Donald Trump to meet with Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte at White House

The United States and Italy will look to deepen cooperation in addressing global conflicts and promoting economic prosperity on both sides of the Atlantic.

Jun 28, 2018, 11:06 AM IST
US says no exemption to India on oil imports from Iran

US says no exemption to India on oil imports from Iran

Iran is India's third-largest oil supplier behind Iraq and Saudi Arabia. It supplied 18.4 million tonnes of crude oil during April 2017 and January 2018.

Jun 27, 2018, 18:10 PM IST
Nikki Haley hails Indo-US bonhomie, says even stronger relations await

Nikki Haley hails Indo-US bonhomie, says even stronger relations await

Nikki Haley is the US ambassador at the United Nations and is believed to have a strong say in the Donald Trump administration.

Jun 27, 2018, 10:37 AM IST
Donald Trump accuses India of imposing 100% tariff on imported American goods

Donald Trump accuses India of imposing 100% tariff on imported American goods

"Just remember, we're the bank. We're the bank that everybody wants to steal from and plunder and can't be that way anymore."

Jun 27, 2018, 08:39 AM IST
Donald Trump calls out Colbert, Kimmel Fallon

Donald Trump calls out Colbert, Kimmel Fallon

Trump has not appeared on any of the late-night talk shows since taking office.

Jun 26, 2018, 21:39 PM IST
US Supreme Court upholds Donald Trump's travel ban, rejects discrimination claim

US Supreme Court upholds Donald Trump's travel ban, rejects discrimination claim

The US travel ban prohibits entry into America people from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria and Yemen. 

Jun 26, 2018, 21:04 PM IST
Trump criticises Harley-Davidson for moving some production overseas

Trump criticises Harley-Davidson for moving some production overseas

Trump said he was surprised by such a decision by the Wisconsin-based motorcycle manufacturer, saying it amounted to raising the "white flag".

Jun 26, 2018, 16:48 PM IST
Hassan Rouhani says Iran will not give in to pressure from Donald Trump

Hassan Rouhani says Iran will not give in to pressure from Donald Trump

Hassan Rouhani said Iran maintained the right to enrich uranium for peaceful purposes. 

Jun 26, 2018, 12:50 PM IST
Donald Trump wants illegal immigrants deported 'without judges and cases'

Donald Trump wants illegal immigrants deported 'without judges and cases'

"We cannot allow all of these people to invade our Country. When somebody comes in, we must immediately, with no Judges or Court Cases, bring them back from where they came."

Jun 25, 2018, 06:25 AM IST
Pentagon indefinitely suspends some training exercises with South Korea

Pentagon indefinitely suspends some training exercises with South Korea

The United States and South Korea earlier this week announced the suspension of planning for Freedom Guardian. 

Jun 23, 2018, 10:34 AM IST
Despite summit, North Korea still a nuclear threat, says Donald Trump

Despite summit, North Korea still a nuclear threat, says Donald Trump

At their summit, Kim and Trump signed a pledge "to work towards complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula," a stock phrase favoured by Pyongyang that stopped short of longstanding US demands for North Korea to give up its atomic arsenal in a "verifiable" and "irreversible" way.

Jun 23, 2018, 06:48 AM IST

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