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US President Donald Trump to nominate John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence

Dan Coats, the current Director, will be leaving office on August 15, according to Trump.

Jul 29, 2019, 07:38 AM IST

False claim by Donald Trump as Imran Khan rakes up Kashmir at White House

Donald Trump makes false claim of India requesting US mediation in the Kashmir issue. India has always - and strongly - maintained that it is a bilateral issue.

Jul 22, 2019, 23:09 PM IST

Imran Khan steers past pro-Balochistan banners outside White House to meet Donald Trump

Mobile banners on the street just outside White House highlighted the plight of people in Balochistan and exposed Pakistan's follies.

Jul 22, 2019, 22:23 PM IST

No US official come to receive Imran Khan at Airport for his Visit

No US official come to receive Imran Khan at Airport for his Visit. To know more watch the video

Jul 22, 2019, 20:30 PM IST

Imran Khan's authority in doubt as top generals to accompany him during meeting with Donald Trump

Pakistani media reports that Imran Khan will be accompanied by top generals of the Pakistan Army when he meets Donald Trump at the White House.

Jul 21, 2019, 13:43 PM IST

Protests against atrocities in Balochistan greet Imran Khan in Washington

Imran Khan faces massive embarrassment as Baloch activists plan a massive campaign during his visit to Washington.

Jul 21, 2019, 12:35 PM IST

US says asylum seekers from India rising as Donald Trump adds yet another roadblock

The Trump administration says US capacity to process asylum claims has been overwhelmed due to an influx of people from Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador but also increasingly from Cuba and countries as far away as those in Africa and India.

Jul 16, 2019, 06:29 AM IST

US mulling partial sanctions relief to N Korea in exchange for nuclear freeze

The White House, when working-level talks begin, wants to set the conditions whereby they can begin the process of North Korea`s denuclearisation, a source said.

Jul 12, 2019, 07:40 AM IST

Why Imran Khan's Washington visit may turn out to be security nightmare

White House has confirmed Imran Khan will meet Donald Trump on July 22 but Pakistan's Foreign Office is yet to make a formal announcement.

Jul 11, 2019, 07:23 AM IST

Flash floods hit Washington, water gushes into White House basement

White House officials had to use wet vaccums to pump out water even as people in other parts of Washington grappled with problems like waterlogging.

Jul 09, 2019, 08:18 AM IST

Donald Trump's press secretary involved in scuffle with North Korean security

It is reported that Stephanie Grisham tried to gain entry into a room where Donald Trump was in a meeting with Kim Jong un when she was stopped by North Korean security personnel.

Jul 01, 2019, 13:49 PM IST

White House confirms Trump letter to North Korea's Kim ahead of Asia trip

The White House confirmed on Sunday that President Donald Trump had sent a letter to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, days before the U.S. president leaves for a trip to Japan and South Korea. “A letter was sent by President Trump and correspondence between the two leaders has been ongoing,” White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said in an email.

Jun 23, 2019, 20:09 PM IST

Military action against Iran still 'on the table': Donald Trump

The President said he aborted a military strike set for Thursday after learning 150 people would be killed.

Jun 23, 2019, 06:28 AM IST

Kim Kardashian attends White House event on hiring former prisoners

"It really is such an honor to be here today," Kim Kardashian West began as she addressed the gathering. She said that the support provided by president Donald Trump to the programme is `magic`.

Jun 14, 2019, 20:24 PM IST

Man who set himself on fire near White House has died: Officials

The man, who was identified as Arnav Gupta, was taken to the hospital and died later that night, the Park Police said.

May 30, 2019, 17:00 PM IST

US President Donald Trump agrees with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on former Vice-Prez Joe Biden: White House

North Korea`s state-run news agency issued a blistering attack last week on Biden, who has been critical of the reclusive communist state in the past.

May 26, 2019, 21:15 PM IST

Donald Trump telephones Narendra Modi to congratulate him, both agree to meet at G-20 Summit: White House

The two leaders also agreed to meet at the G-20 Summit, to be held on June 28 and 29, in Osaka, Japan.

May 24, 2019, 22:06 PM IST

Donald Trump cites executive privilege to block Congress from getting full Mueller report

The White House's move escalated a constitutional clash between the Democratic-controlled House of Representatives and Republican President Donald Trump over its powers to investigate him, his administration, his family and his business interests. 

May 08, 2019, 23:07 PM IST

Breaking bad? Donald Trump warns against drug cartels across border with Mexico

In yet another attempt to make a case for funds for a wall on the border with Mexico, Donald Trump says drug cartels in the neighbouring country are pumping in narcotics into the United States.

Apr 30, 2019, 07:58 AM 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