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Tulsi Gabbard, first Hindu in US Congress, to run for president against Donald Trump in 2020

Tulsi Gabbard, first Hindu in US Congress, to run for president against Donald Trump in 2020

The Democratic presidential field could eventually include Senators Kamala Harris, Cory Booker and Kirsten Gillibrand, as well as former Vice President Joe Biden.

Jan 12, 2019, 07:06 AM IST
Donald Trump promises changes to H1-B visas, including potential citizenship

Donald Trump promises changes to H1-B visas, including potential citizenship

Donald Trump has assured to bring in changes that would simplify the H-1B visa and also add a degree of certainty to it.

Jan 11, 2019, 19:45 PM IST
"How many Pakistanis apprehended at border?" Asked Trump

"How many Pakistanis apprehended at border?" Asked Trump

Trump travelled to the US-Mexico border to have a first hand assessment of the crisis at the international border, which has been experiencing a large flow of illegal immigrants, the majority of whom are from Central Asian nations.

Jan 11, 2019, 14:02 PM IST
White House weighs emergency, Army funds diversion for border wall- reports

White House weighs emergency, Army funds diversion for border wall- reports

The federal government partially shut down on Dec 22 when Trump and lawmakers failed to reach an agreement to fund several agencies whose funding had expired for reasons unrelated to Trump`s wall. 

Jan 11, 2019, 11:51 AM IST
US begins withdrawing some military equipment from Syria

US begins withdrawing some military equipment from Syria

United states National Security Advisor John Bolton on Sunday contradicted Trump's decision, saying that Americans troops would remain in Syria until the last remmants of the Islamic State were defeated.

Jan 11, 2019, 10:46 AM IST
Two Indian-American lawmakers asks Trump to end government shutdown

Two Indian-American lawmakers asks Trump to end government shutdown

The shutdown does not affect the entire federal government but several major agencies, including the departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Justice, Homeland Security, the Interior, State, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development.

Jan 10, 2019, 16:04 PM IST
China's Xi nudges North Korea, US to meet half way as second summit planned

China's Xi nudges North Korea, US to meet half way as second summit planned

Pyongyang has demanded Washington lift sanctions, imposed because of its nuclear and missile tests, and declare an official end to the 1950-1953 Korean War.

Jan 10, 2019, 10:26 AM IST
Trump is a real racist, white supremacist: Robert DeNiro

Trump is a real racist, white supremacist: Robert DeNiro

DeNiro added what bothers him more is that future generations will look up to Trump as an example and try to emulate him.

Jan 09, 2019, 15:38 PM IST
Manafort allegedly lied about giving polling data to Russian: court filing

Manafort allegedly lied about giving polling data to Russian: court filing

In December Mueller accused Manafort in a court filing of telling "multiple discernible lies" related to five subjects, including his interactions with Kilimnik and his contacts with Trump administration officials in 2018.

Jan 09, 2019, 10:40 AM IST
Trump calls Indian-origin police officer killed in US national 'hero'

Trump calls Indian-origin police officer killed in US national 'hero'

Corporal Singh, 33, of the Newman Police Department was shot and killed during a traffic stop on December 26 allegedly by an illegal immigrant. 

Jan 09, 2019, 10:21 AM IST
US-China trade talks extended till Wednesday

US-China trade talks extended till Wednesday

The extension was a sign that discussions were moving in a positive direction while on the other side China announced it would approve the imports of five new varieties of genetically modified crops.

 

Jan 09, 2019, 10:09 AM IST
Donald Trump demands US border wall, sidesteps declaring emergency

Donald Trump demands US border wall, sidesteps declaring emergency

Facing Democratic opposition in Congress to a wall, Trump said in a prime-time televised speech that there was a growing security crisis at the US-Mexico border.

Jan 09, 2019, 08:26 AM IST
Paul Manafort allegedly lied about giving polling data to Russian: Reports

Paul Manafort allegedly lied about giving polling data to Russian: Reports

A spokesman for Special Counsel Robert Mueller, whose office is prosecuting Manafort, declined to comment. Kilimnik could not be reached for comment.

Jan 09, 2019, 07:25 AM IST
Donald Trump's special Afghan Envoy Zalmay Khalilzad to visit India

Donald Trump's special Afghan Envoy Zalmay Khalilzad to visit India

The State Department Tuesday said Khalilzad will lead an inter-agency delegation to India, China, Afghanistan, and Pakistan from January 8 to January 21.

Jan 09, 2019, 07:21 AM IST
Trump, Trudeau agree to press China on detained Canadians: Ottawa

Trump, Trudeau agree to press China on detained Canadians: Ottawa

China denounced the move, and the affair is threatening to increase global tensions at a time when Washington and Beijing are already locked in a trade war.

Jan 08, 2019, 11:12 AM IST
Trump to 'address nation' on border crisis

Trump to 'address nation' on border crisis

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has flatly rejected providing any funding for the border wall to resolve the stalemate.

Jan 08, 2019, 10:33 AM IST
Trump-Modi exchange New Year greetings over phone

Trump-Modi exchange New Year greetings over phone

The US will be sending a large delegation for the Raisina dialogue, an annual multi lateral conference organised by the Observer Research Foundation think thank, in New Delhi.

Jan 08, 2019, 10:23 AM IST
Narendra Modi, Donald Trump discuss trade, cooperation in Afghanistan

Narendra Modi, Donald Trump discuss trade, cooperation in Afghanistan

The US has slapped tariffs on imports of steel and aluminium from India, part of Trump's drive to reduce the US trade deficit and boost American manufacturing jobs.

Jan 08, 2019, 06:33 AM IST
Donald Trump to travel to US-Mexico border on Thursday: White House

Donald Trump to travel to US-Mexico border on Thursday: White House

President Donald Trump plans to visit the US southern border on Thursday, leaving Washington for the first time since the partial federal shutdown began 16 days ago over his demand for funding for a wall along the border with Mexico.

Jan 07, 2019, 23:44 PM IST
Trump says look forward to 'State of the Union' address to speak before world

Trump says look forward to 'State of the Union' address to speak before world

This would be Trumps's first State of the Union address wherein the democrats would be in majority in the House of Representatives.

 

Jan 07, 2019, 12:16 PM IST