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01 Apr 2017

White House

Senators urge Trump to not use Indian-steel for Keystone pipeline

A group of Senators have urged US President Donald trump to prevent TransCanada from using Indian or Italian steel for the controversial Keystone XL pipeline.

27 Mar 2017


Trump promises better alternative to Obamacare

US President Donald Trump clarified that his administration would soon unveil an improved healthcare alternative to Obamacare.

25 Mar 2017


Trump withdraws healthcare bill, Obamacare to remain

In his first major setback, US President Donald Trump's administration had to withdraw his proposed healthcare bill due to lack of votes.

24 Mar 2017

White House

Trump approves Keystone pipeline with TransCanada

US President Donald Trump has approved the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline.

24 Mar 2017


Trump "done talking" on proposed healthcare bill, demands support

Ahead of a vote on "Trumpcare", US President Donald Trump warned lawmakers that he would leave Obamacare in place and move on to other reforms if they don't support the new healthcare bill.

09 Mar 2017


American Hospital Association voices concerns against "Trumpcare"

US President Donald Trump's American Health Care Act has come under criticism from American Hospital Association, which believes provisions for the "most vulnerable" might be lost.

08 Mar 2017


Republicans oppose party's much-awaited Obamacare replacement plan

The long-awaited plan by Republicans to replace Obamacare, former US President Barack Obama's health law, is being opposed by their own party members.

07 Mar 2017

White House

Trump grants extension to Welspun oil project

The Keystone XL oil pipeline has been exempted from US President Donald Trump's January directive to use only American-made steel in new lines.

14 Feb 2017

White House

Judge denies halt to Dakota pipeline construction

A US court denied the request to halt the construction of the Dakota Access pipeline.

13 Feb 2017

Shashi Tharoor

Aziz: Pak seeks friendly ties with US

Sartaj Aziz clarified that Pakistan seeks to establish warm and friendly ties with the Trump administration. He said Nawaz Sharif's phone call with Trump was very productive and a step in that direction.

09 Feb 2017


9/11 mastermind calls Obama "head of the snake"

Self-proclaimed mastermind of the September 11 attacks, Khalid Shaikh Mohammad wrote to former President Barack Obama telling him that 9/11 was a direct result of the American foreign policy.

09 Feb 2017


Trump: US begins designing border wall

The US is in the process of designing the wall which will be constructed along the Mexico border, said President Donald Trump.

08 Feb 2017

Shashi Tharoor

Trump may treat India and Pakistan equally: Chinese newspaper

According to a Chinese state-run daily, President Trump may follow balanced strategies towards India and Pakistan, unlike predecessor Barack Obama who adopted "pro-India" policies in his final years.

06 Feb 2017

Barack Obama

Duterte warns rebels after scrapping ceasefire

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte at a news conference warned rebels that the military is ready to respond with airstrikes and and new offensives if Maoist rebels launch attacks.

Pakistan TV anchor banned for hate speech

The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) banned a popular TV anchor Amir Liaquat (Hussain) after he allegedly indulged in hate speech.

26 Jan 2017


Trump fulfils campaign pledge, orders Mexico border wall's construction

President Donald Trump has signed an executive order for the construction of an "impassable physical barrier" along the US-Mexico border.

25 Jan 2017

White House

Trump orders revival of controversial Dakota Access and Keystone pipelines

President Donald Trump has signed executive orders allowing the construction of Dakota Access and Keystone XL oil pipelines.

21 Jan 2017


President Trump signs executive order to roll back Obamacare

US President Donald Trump signed an executive order aimed at rolling back Obamacare, hours after being sworn-in to office.

18 Jan 2017


Trump sued by woman for defamation

Summer Zervos, a one-time contestant on Donald Trump's reality show 'The Apprentice' filed a lawsuit against Trump for denying allegations of having committed sexual assault.

Pakistan obligated to locate missing human rights activists

Pakistan has been commanded by the Human Rights Watch to investigate the abductions of four bloggers who campaigned for human rights and religious freedom.

07 Jan 2017


Trump seeks money from US coffers, says Mexico will reimburse

In a recent tweet, President-elect Trump said American taxpayers will be reimbursed for a new border-wall by Mexico and that US-money spent initially will be for the "sake of speed".

06 Jan 2017


Trump discontinues numerous real estate projects

According to reports, US President-elect Donald Trump has cut ties with realty projects in several countries including India.

31 Dec 2016

Russia News

Trump praises Putin for not retaliating on diplomats' expulsion

Donald Trump praised Vladimir Putin for not retaliating over the US expulsion of 35 suspected Russian spies by President Barack Obama.

30 Dec 2016

Barack Obama

President Duterte at it again, calls US envoys spies

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte stoked controversy by accusing US envoys of the country of being spies for allegedly plotting his ouster; the US denied the allegations.

30 Dec 2016

Russia News

US sanctions Russia, expels 35 diplomats over election hack

In response to their allegations of Russia having tampered with the US elections, the Obama administration sanctioned the GRU and the FSB, Russia's intelligence agencies.

29 Dec 2016

Russia News

US to retaliate against Russia's vote-tampering

The Obama administration is set to announce a slew of retaliatory measures against Russia's alleged involvement in tampering with the US elections.

24 Dec 2016


President Obama to demolish visitor registry

The Obama administration is going to dismantle USA's dormant national registry program for visitors from countries with active terrorist groups.

23 Dec 2016

Goldman Sachs

Trump picks Navarro, Spicer for top posts

Donald Trump appointed Peter Navarro, a hard-liner on US-China relations to head the White House's National Trade Council, a move that may irk Beijing.

23 Dec 2016

Barack Obama

Philippines President Duterte wants to charge staff of central bank

On Thursday, Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte said to the governor of the central bank, "I will give you a whack."

21 Dec 2016

Barack Obama

UN rights chief: President Duterte must be probed for murder

After President Duterte's confession of having killed criminals in the past, UN rights chief urged the Philippines to investigate him for murder.

20 Dec 2016

Washington DC

Donald Trump wins Electoral College

President-elect of the United States of America, Donald Trump on Tuesday got the 270 Electoral College votes that officially make him the president.

18 Dec 2016


Trump thanks 'Indians' for his presidential win in Orlando

During his "Thank You" rally in Orlando, Donald Trump thanked American-Indians for their contribution in his electoral triumph, saying: "We did great with the Hindus".

16 Dec 2016

San Antonio

NYPD: Muslim teen fabricated assault story

The New York Police Department stated that Yasmin Seweid, an 18-year-old Muslim girl who complained about being assaulted by Trump supporters made up the entire story.

15 Dec 2016

Russia News

NBC says Putin personally involved in US-election hack

US television network NBC has stated that Russian President Vladimir Putin was personally involved in the alleged hacking of servers to manipulate the US election.

15 Dec 2016

Barack Obama

Philippines President Duterte hints at quitting

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte hinted at possibly quitting as President, saying "I don't need it at my age".

14 Dec 2016

Goldman Sachs

Indra Nooyi on Donald Trump's advisory council

PepsiCo chairperson Indra Nooyi has just been inducted on President-elect Donald Trump's advisory council; Trump's transition team made this announcement a short while earlier.

14 Dec 2016

Goldman Sachs

Former Texas Guv is Trump's Energy Secretary

US President-elect Donald Trump picked former Texas Governor Rick Perry to be his new Secretary of Energy; interestingly, during his 2012 Presidential bid, Perry proposed to scrap the the U.S. Department of Energy.

13 Dec 2016

Goldman Sachs

Trump picks Homeland Security chief

Retired Gen John Kelly has been nominated as Donald Trump's new Chief of Homeland Security; Trump said Kelly's service made him the "ideal choice" to serve as the new Homeland Security chief.

11 Dec 2016

Goldman Sachs

ExxonMobil CEO may be Trump's Secretary of State

Sources said Rex Tillerson, the CEO of US oil behemoth ExxonMobil is likely to be nominated as Secretary of State under the Trump administration.

11 Dec 2016

Mark Zuckerberg

Will build Mexico wall; won't let Americans lose jobs: Trump

Trump emphasized he will not allow Americans to lose their jobs to foreign workers as had happened in the Disney World case.