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Top Trump immigration aide won't testify: White House to Congress

In a letter on Wednesday to the House of Representatives Oversight Committee, the White House said Stephen Miller would not testify before the committee about Trump immigration initiatives.

Apr 25, 2019, 23:48 PM IST

Former US Vice President Joe Biden announces candidacy for 2020 presidential race

Critics say Biden`s standing in polls is largely a function of name recognition for the former U.S. senator from Delaware, whose more than four decades in public service includes eight years as President Barack Obama`s No. 2 in the White House. 

Apr 25, 2019, 15:51 PM IST

Donald Trump says he is holding big Pharma accountable in opioid fight

America's opioid epidemic, especially damaging in rural areas where Trump is popular, has been a focus for the Republican president.

Apr 25, 2019, 07:33 AM IST

Defying Congress, Trump vows Supreme Court fight over any impeachment

Democrats, who control the House, remain divided over whether to proceed with the impeachment process even as new fights flare in their intensifying investigations into Trump and his administration.

Apr 24, 2019, 20:15 PM IST

US President Donald Trump meets Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey and complains about lost followers: Source

Trump lost 204,000, or 0.4 percent, of his 53.4 million followers in July when Twitter started its purge of suspicious accounts.

 

Apr 24, 2019, 05:23 AM IST

Donald Trump to make state visit to Britain in June

Trump will be only the third U.S. president to have been accorded the honour of a state visit by Queen Elizabeth during her 67-year reign.

Apr 23, 2019, 21:33 PM IST

US to end all waivers on Iran oil imports, crude price jumps

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the aim was to halt Iran`s exports entirely, as it continues to pressure Tehran to curtail its nuclear program and ballistic missile tests.

Apr 22, 2019, 22:46 PM IST

HBO fires back at Trump for Game of Thrones inspired tweet

Last November, HBO had opposed Trump's decision to play on a "Game of Thrones" catchphrase using the same serif typeface.

Apr 19, 2019, 14:00 PM IST

Mueller's Russia report outlines episodes of possible Donald Trump obstruction

The release of the 448-page report that disclosed the findings of a 22-month investigation represented a watershed moment in Donald Trump's tumultuous presidency.

Apr 18, 2019, 22:53 PM IST

In major shift, Donald Trump to allow lawsuits against foreign firms in Cuba

The European Union has already warned it could lodge a challenge with the World Trade Organization.

Apr 17, 2019, 06:40 AM IST

Turkey eyes Donald Trump protection from any sanctions for Russian defence purchase

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said last week that Washington had told Ankara it could face retribution for buying the S-400s.

Apr 17, 2019, 06:07 AM IST

Donald Trump urges 'rebrand' of 737 MAX, but Boeing wants to 'fix' the problem

Boeing's 737 MAX is Chicago-based Boeing`s fastest-selling jet and its main source of profits and cash, having won some 5,000 orders or around seven years of production for the aircraft.

 

Apr 16, 2019, 06:29 AM IST

Chinese woman, who trespassed into Trump`s Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida, denied bail

Yujing Zhang, 33, was indicted on Friday on charges of making false statements to a federal officer and entering or remaining in a restricted area at Trump`s Mar-a-Lago resort, an incident that raised concerns about security at the Palm Beach club.

 

Apr 16, 2019, 05:51 AM IST

Nancy Pelosi slams Donald Trump over attack on Muslim congresswoman using 9/11 images

The Trump tweet included the words "WE WILL NEVER FORGET!"

Apr 13, 2019, 22:43 PM IST

North Korea's Kim Jong Un gives US to year-end to become more flexible

Kim said he will wait "till the end of this year" for the United States to decide to be more flexible, according to KCNA.

Apr 13, 2019, 19:17 PM IST

Trump signs orders targeting states' power to slow energy projects

Trump signed the orders at a training center for petroleum industry workers near Houston, an event sandwiched between fundraising events for the 2020 presidential campaign. 

Apr 11, 2019, 10:56 AM IST

US judge halts Donald Trump policy of returning asylum seekers to Mexico

The ruling is slated to take effect on Friday, according to the order by U.S. District Judge Richard Seeborg in San Francisco.

Apr 10, 2019, 09:10 AM IST

In tit-for-tat move, Iran designates US military forces as 'terrorist organisation'

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has said that a country which is the leader of world terrorism has no right to pass judgements on terrorism itself.

Apr 09, 2019, 17:11 PM IST

US judge halts Trump policy of returning asylum seekers to Mexico

The ruling is slated to take effect on Friday, according to the order by U.S. District Judge Richard Seeborg in San Francisco. The preliminary injunction will apply nationwide.

Apr 09, 2019, 06:58 AM IST

US designates Iran's elite military force as terrorist organisation: Mike Pompeo's full statement

The United States on Monday designated Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards as a terrorist organisation.

Apr 08, 2019, 23:18 PM IST