US government shuts down for second time

Fri, 02/09/2018 - 10:52

Washington, Feb 9 The US federal government officially shut down on Friday for the second time in three weeks after a single senator, Rand Paul of Kentucky, held up a vote on a far-reaching budget deal that would have staved it off.


Trump asks Pentagon to plan military parade

Wed, 02/07/2018 - 09:26

Washington, Feb 7 President Donald Trump has asked for a military parade and the Pentagon is reviewing potential dates, Pentagon spokesman Charlie Summers has confirmed.


Trump calls for 'merit-based' immigration

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 12:06

New York, Jan 31 US President Donald Trump has called on the Congress to come together to enact sweeping immigration reforms that introduce a merit-based system while ending the inflow of extended family members and building a wall to safeguard the borders.


Patriotism, America First mark Trump's State of Union address

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 10:52

New York, Jan 31 In a speech bubbling with patriotism and economic policy of America First, President Donald Trump has reiterated the US' commitment to strengthen its military, protect its borders and reset its trading relationships and appealed to a divided Congress for support.


In first year, Trump firms up ties with India

Sat, 01/20/2018 - 12:16

New York, Jan 20 As an upstart candidate aiming for the highest office in the United States, Donald Trump promised an election rally of Indians that they "will have a true friend in the White House" and "we are going to be best friends" with India.


Trump ends year as 'most unpopular' president

Sat, 01/20/2018 - 09:38

Washington, Jan 20 US President Donald Trump ended his first year in office more unpopular than any President in modern history, various polls have said.


South Asia strategy working 'far more rapidly', says Trump

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 03:22

New York, Jan 17 US President Donald Trump has said that his South Asia strategy is "working far more rapidly than anybody would understand" and denying protection for terrorists in Afhganistan.


'Pakistan aid freeze not linked to terror attacks on India'

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 10:44

New York, Jan 5 Islamabad's failure to stop terrorist attacks on India or take action against Lakshar-e-Taiba leader Hafeez Saeed were not factors behind the US suspending most military assistance to Pakistan, State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert has said.


US suspending military equipment delivery, most aid to Pakistan

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 09:26

New York, Jan 5 Taking the strictest action against Pakistan, the US has announced that it was freezing most security aid and the delivery of military equipment because Islamabad continues to shelter terrorists despite several warnings from President Donald Trump and other leaders.


Russia inquiry makes US look very bad: Trump

Fri, 12/29/2017 - 10:04

Moscow, Dec 29 US President Donald Trump has said that he believes Robert Mueller, the special counsel in the Russia investigation, will treat him fairly and insisted there has been "no collusion" discovered by the inquiry, a media report said.


Women detail sexual allegations against Trump

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 09:58

New York, Dec 12, A group of women who have publicly accused Donald Trump of sexual harassment and assault, have detailed their accounts of being groped, fondled and forcibly kissed by the US President, the media reported.