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Every time Donald Trump meets Vladimir Putin, country is told nothing: Democrats promise probe

US House Democrats on Saturday said they would explore allegations that President Donald Trump has sought to limit documentation of his meetings with Russian President Vladimir Putin, media reported.

Jan 14, 2019, 06:25 AM IST

Putin and Trump set to meet in Paris on November 11

US President Donald Trump and Russia`s Vladimir Putin plan to meet in Paris next month, officials said on Tuesday, their first encounter since a summit in Helsinki that unleashed a storm of criticism that Trump was cozying up to the Kremlin.

Oct 24, 2018, 06:38 AM IST

Russian military aircraft 'disappears'; US says Syria shot it down

The United States believes that a Russian military aircraft that Russian state media reported "disappeared" on Monday over the Mediterranean was inadvertently shot down by Syrian government anti-aircraft artillery, a US official said.

Sep 18, 2018, 07:51 AM IST

Did Russia sway 2016 US election to benefit Trump? Special counsel takes over FBI investigations

Russia has repeatedly denied any meddling in the election.

Oct 05, 2017, 06:59 AM IST

Facebook points at Russia-based operation spent $100,000 on divisive political ads in US

Facebook Inc said on Wednesday it had found that an operation likely based in Russia spent $100,000 on thousands of U.S. ads promoting divisive social and political messages in a two-year-period through May.

Sep 07, 2017, 06:34 AM IST

'Special counsel Mueller impanels grand jury for Russia probe': Reports

Special counsel Robert Mueller, who is a former FBI Director, has impanelled a grand jury to investigate Russian meddling in the 2016 US presidential polls, media reports said.

Aug 04, 2017, 07:51 AM IST

'Any Russians here tonight?' Trump trolls Democrats amid reports of grand jury

“Are there any Russians here tonight? Any Russians?" This was one of the several questions that the US President, Donald Trump, posed to a raucous crowd of supporters in Huntington, West Virginia on Thursday.

Aug 04, 2017, 07:41 AM IST

Moscow to cut 755 US diplomatic personnel in Russia

Moscow will reduce diplomatic staff of the US in Russia by 755 people in order to equal the number of Russian diplomatic personnel in the US, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Sunday.

Jul 31, 2017, 07:57 AM IST

US Senate slaps new sanctions on Russia; Putin vows retaliation

The US Senate voted nearly unanimously on Thursday to slap new sanctions on Russia despite President Donald Trump`s objections to the legislation, which has angered Russian President Vladimir Putin

Jul 28, 2017, 07:27 AM IST

US House votes to impose sanctions on Russia, Iran and North Korea

The bill is aimed at punishing Moscow for meddling in the US presidential election and its military aggression in Ukraine and Syria.

Jul 26, 2017, 07:23 AM IST

North Korea warns of nuclear strike if provoked; Donald Trump ''armada'' steams on

Donald Trump said in a tweet that North Korea was "looking for trouble" and the United States would "solve the problem" with or without China`s help.

Apr 12, 2017, 11:05 AM IST

CIA director warns Donald Trump to watch what he says, cautions to be careful on Russia

CIA Director John Brennan on Sunday offered a stern parting message for Donald Trump days before the Republican U.S. president-elect takes office, cautioning him against loosening sanctions on Russia and warning him to watch what he says.

Jan 16, 2017, 09:08 AM IST

US expels 35 Russian diplomats, closes two compounds over vote hacking

The United States on Thursday fired back at Moscow over its meddling in the presidential election, announcing a series of tough sanctions against intelligence agencies, expulsions of agents and shutting down of Russian compounds on US soil.

Dec 30, 2016, 02:36 AM IST

How aggression can change your brain

 Aggression can lead to generation of new nerve cells in the brain and also change the activity of existing cells, new research has found.

Feb 06, 2016, 14:45 PM IST