Donald Trump

Pentagon sending 3,750 extra United States forces to border with Mexico

Critics called the deployment a political stunt and scoffed at Trump’s comparisons of caravans of Central American migrants, including women and children, to an "invasion."

Feb 04, 2019, 10:13 AM IST

Erdogan says Turkey has maintained contacts with Damascus

Tayyip Erdogan has described Assad as a terrorist and said several times during Syria`s eight-year conflict that the Syrian leader must go.

Feb 04, 2019, 09:45 AM IST

US envoy visits Seoul ahead of second Trump-Kim summit

President Trump is slated to meet with his North Korean counterpart in the coastal city of Da Nang in Vietnam in the last week of February.

Feb 03, 2019, 18:12 PM IST

Russia suspends INF nuclear deal with US: Vladimir Putin

The row over the INF treaty is yet another twist in Russia`s worsening relations with the United States and the West on the whole. 

Feb 02, 2019, 15:52 PM IST

Donald Trump steps up attacks on Speaker Pelosi for opposing border wall funds

Construction of a border wall was one of Trump`s signature 2016 campaign promises, and he repeatedly said at the time that Mexico would pay for it.

Feb 02, 2019, 09:29 AM IST

Donald Trump and Nancy Pelosi rift over wall funding widens

On Thursday, Pelosi made her strongest comments against the wall since the government reopened last week after the longest shutdown in US history.

Feb 01, 2019, 12:18 PM IST

Trump re-election campaign began 2019 with $19 million in cash

None of the Democratic candidates have yet been required to disclose their money hauls, although US Senator Kamala Harris` campaign said she raised $1.5 million in the 24 hours after she launched her run.

Feb 01, 2019, 10:28 AM IST

On same page with intelligence community, says Donald Trump day after advising spymasters to go back to school

A day after advising his top spymasters to go back to school after they differed with him on global threat assessment, US President Donald Trump on Thursday said he and the leadership of country's intelligence community are "on the same page."

Feb 01, 2019, 09:44 AM IST

Donald Trump's re-election campaign began 2019 with $19 million in cash

Donald Trump is likely to far outpace the fundraising by Democrats who are just beginning to build campaigns.

Feb 01, 2019, 06:53 AM IST

Time, location for summit with North Korea's Kim set, says Donald Trump

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in an interview on Wednesday he was dispatching a team to prepare for the summit to be held somewhere in Asia in late in February.

Jan 31, 2019, 23:42 PM IST

God wanted Donald Trump to be President: Sarah Sanders

Donald Trump, a Republican, came into power as the 45th US President after the 2016 Presidential elections by defeating his Democrat opponent Hillary Clinton.

Jan 31, 2019, 16:34 PM IST

Trump says he will let Justice Department decide handling of Mueller report

Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker said on Monday that Mueller`s probe is "close to being completed."

Jan 31, 2019, 10:44 AM IST

Donald Trump 'calls back' global warming to deal with US cold; Twitter gives him lessons in climate change, grammar

Donald Trump tweeted: "What the hell is going on with Global Waming? Please come back fast, we need you!"

Jan 30, 2019, 18:11 PM IST

Trump accepts Pelosi's invite for State of the Union on February 5

The 35-day partial shutdown ended on January 25 with Trump agreeing to temporarily reopen the government without any money for his wall.

Jan 29, 2019, 13:08 PM IST

Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen to testify at closed US House hearing next week

Michael Cohen, who is set to go to prison in March after pleading guilty to crimes including campaign finance violations during Trump`s 2016 election campaign.

Jan 29, 2019, 09:49 AM IST

US economy lost $11 billion during 35 day shutdown

US economy expects $8 billion to be recovered as the government reopens and employees receive back pay.

Jan 29, 2019, 08:09 AM IST

Trump doubts lawmakers will reach border wall deal

The agreement Trump signed on Friday that temporarily reopened the government does not provide any new money for the wall.

Jan 28, 2019, 12:13 PM IST

Trump lashes out at Fox News over wall negotiations

The US President`s comments come after he signed temporary legislation, passed unanimously by the US Congress, to reopen the government for three weeks until February 15.

Jan 28, 2019, 10:19 AM IST

Proud to be first Hindu-American to run for US president: Tulsi Gabbard

Tulsi Gabbard had, on January 11, announced that she would be running for the White House in 2020.

Jan 28, 2019, 08:00 AM IST

Public disapproval for Trump increases: Poll

The poll found that Trump`s overall popularity has weakened, with 37 per cent of the public approving of his job performance and 58 per cent disapproving.

Jan 26, 2019, 12:24 PM IST