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EU warns US over Russia sanctions bill

EU President Jean-Claude Juncker said the bloc would act "within days" if it does not receive reassurances on the potential impact of new sanctions on European interests.

US Muslims see friendly neighbours, but a foe in White House

US Muslims see friendly neighbours, but a foe in White House

Nearly three-quarters of US Muslims view Trump as unfriendly to them, according to a Pew Research Center report released yesterday.

Trump won't let Assad get away with ''horrible'' actions

Trump won't let Assad get away with ''horrible'' actions

Obama should have crossed the red line he had drawn in regard to Assad`s actions, Trump said, adding that "some horrible acts against humanity took place, including gas and the killing through gases".

 

Donald Trump praises work on post-Brexit trade deal, criticizes EU's relationship with US

Donald Trump praises work on post-Brexit trade deal, criticizes EU's relationship with US

United States President Donald Trump on Tuesday praised ongoing work on a post-Brexit trade deal with Britain while sharply criticizing the European Union`s trade relationship with the United States.

Donald Trump pleads with U.S. Republicans to roll back Obamacare

Donald Trump pleads with U.S. Republicans to roll back Obamacare

President Donald Trump made a last-ditch plea to U.S. Senate Republicans on Monday to "do the right thing" and fulfil seven years of campaign promises to repeal and replace former President Barack Obama's signature health care law.

Denial of USD 350mn aid to Pakistan reality, not policy: United States

Denial of USD 350mn aid to Pakistan reality, not policy: United States

United States Defence Secretary Jim Mattis has said that his refusal to give certification to Congress that Pakistan was taking action against the Haqqani network is not a reflection of a new tougher policy against Islamabad, but simply an assessment of the current state of play.

Donald Trump warns of serious consequences unless Iran releases detained Americans: White House

Donald Trump warns of serious consequences unless Iran releases detained Americans: White House

U.S. President Donald Trump warned that Iran would face "new and serious consequences" unless all unjustly detained American citizens are released and returned, the White House said in a statement on Friday.

Philippines PM Rodrigo Duterte says will never visit 'lousy' United States

Philippines PM Rodrigo Duterte says will never visit 'lousy' United States

Duterte was responding to remarks by Massachusetts Congressman James McGovern, who told a hearing of the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission that he would protest against such a visit if US President Donald Trump followed through on an invitation to the firebrand Philippine leader.

 

Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin did not have a secret G20 meeting: Kremlin

Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin did not have a secret G20 meeting: Kremlin

The Kremlin was responding to questions about a previously undisclosed conversation between Trump and Putin that caused alarm among some US politicians unhappy about Trump's handling of US-Russia relations. 

After US meeting on diplomatic row, Russia says ready to retaliate

After US meeting on diplomatic row, Russia says ready to retaliate

Russia's Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday Moscow reserved the right to take retaliatory measures against the United States after a meeting in Washington ended without a deal on returning seized Russian diplomatic property.

Donald Trump threatens sanctions if Venezuela creates Constituent Assembly

Donald Trump threatens sanctions if Venezuela creates Constituent Assembly

U.S. President Donald Trump threatened on Monday to take "strong and swift economic actions" if Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro goes ahead with plans to create a super-legislature known as a Constituent Assembly in a July 30 vote.

Donald Trump vows to protect 'Made in America' products

Donald Trump vows to protect 'Made in America' products

President Donald Trump promised on Monday he would take more legal and regulatory steps during the next six months to protect American manufacturers, lashing out against trade deals and trade practices he said have hurt U.S. companies.

White House accuses Democrats, Ukraine of 'collusion' during 2017 election

White House accuses Democrats, Ukraine of 'collusion' during 2017 election

The White House has alleged that Democrats colluded with Ukraine during the 2016 election, turning the tables on its accusers amid an all-engulfing scandal over Trump's contacts with Russia.

Donald Trump warns of strong economic actions against Venezuela's Maduro

Donald Trump warns of strong economic actions against Venezuela's Maduro

US President Donald Trump has warned Venezuela of strong and swift economic actions if the country's ruling party goes ahead with plans to rewrite the its constitution.

To boost defence cooperation with India, US House passes over USD 600 billion bill

To boost defence cooperation with India, US House passes over USD 600 billion bill

The US House of Representatives has passed a USD 621.5 billion defence policy bill that proposes to advance defence cooperation with India.

Pentagon chief Jim Mattis says United States has no proof IS leader Baghdadi is dead

Pentagon chief Jim Mattis says United States has no proof IS leader Baghdadi is dead

Pentagon chief Jim Mattis said on Friday that he cannot confirm whether or not Islamic State chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is alive or dead.

Donald Trump says willing to invite Vladimir Putin to White House 'at the right time'

Donald Trump says willing to invite Vladimir Putin to White House 'at the right time'

US President Donald Trump, battling allegations that his campaign colluded with Russians to get him elected, has said he would invite Russian President Vladimir Putin to the White House, but "at the right time".

Despite Mosul success, war against Islamic State not over yet: United States

Despite Mosul success, war against Islamic State not over yet: United States

The war against the Islamic State militant group is not over yet despite the success achieved by the Iraqi forces which liberated the key city of Mosul, a top US envoy for the international coalition against the dreaded outfit said.

Donald Trump in Paris with Russia scandal in tow

Donald Trump in Paris with Russia scandal in tow

On the eve of the parade, Trump will visit Napoleon's tomb, hold talks with French President Emmanuel Macron and share a Michelin-starred dinner atop the Eiffel Tower.

 

Disturbed with White House leaks, Donald Trump's family urges him to oust Priebus

Amidst the ongoing tension over leaks coming from the White House, three influential figures of the White House have privately suggested United States President Donald Trump to oust his Chief of Staff Reince Priebus.