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01 Mar 2018
Trump-aide Hope Hicks steps down as White House Communications Director
Hope Hicks, one of the closest aides of US President Donald Trump, is resigning as the White House Communications Director.
18 Sep 2017
Emmys 2017: The Handmaid's Tale, Big Little Lies win big
The 69th Emmy Awards was a celebration of women's stories. HBO's miniseries Big Little Lies and Hulu's screen adaptation of Margaret Atwood's novel The Handmaid's Tale won the biggest - five and eight awards respectively.
16 Sep 2017
Harvard rescinds Chelsea Manning's visiting fellowship over CIA chief's protest
Harvard University has rescinded its offer to make Chelsea Manning a distinguished visiting fellow, following CIA chief Mike Pompeo's decision to cancel an appearance at the university.
20 Aug 2017
Trump asks Americans to 'heel' after Boston protests. Merriam-Webster responds
In the time of social media, brands make headlines for their witty promotion campaigns and clever slogans. But not very often it's a dictionary.
01 Aug 2017
Trump's media chief sacked just 10 days after appointment
The White House under Donald Trump is increasingly looking like an episode of 'The Apprentice.'
24 Jul 2017
New US communications chief Athony Scaramucci deletes old "anti-Trump" tweets
Few days after US President Donald Trump appointed financier Anthony Scaramucci as communications chief, he deleted past tweets expressing opinions contrary to the government.
22 Jul 2017
Sean Spicer ends tumultuous tenure as White House press secretary
White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer has resigned reportedly in opposition to President Donald Trump's decision to appoint combative Wall Street financier Anthony Scaramucci as new communications director.
19 Jun 2017
Modi's US agenda: Dinner with Trump, meeting with Indian diaspora
During PM Narendra Modi's upcoming Washington visit, US President Donald Trump will host him for a personal dinner at the White House.
13 Jun 2017
New COVFEFE Act seeks to preserve Trump's tweets as presidential-records
Last month, President Donald Trump tweeted a misspelled word that just might make its way to America's law books… That's if one witty Democratic lawmaker has his way.
13 Jun 2017
White House: Trump, Modi will outline 'common vision' for ties
The White House said the June 26 meeting between US President Donald Trump and Indian PM Narendra Modi would "set forth a vision that will expand the US-India partnership in an ambitious and worthy way".
12 Jun 2017
Modi to visit US on June 25-26, meet President Trump
PM Narendra Modi will be visiting the US on June 25-26 to meet the new American President Donald Trump. This will be their first meeting.
24 May 2017
'A madman with nuclear weapons': Trump's description of Kim Jong-un
In yet another incident, US President Trump called North Korean leader Kim Jong-un a "madman with nuclear weapons", on a call with Philippine President.
09 May 2017
Obama had warned Trump not to hire Flynn in November
In November'16, the then President-elect Donald Trump was warned by President Barack Obama against appointing Michael Flynn as national security adviser, according to the White House.
02 May 2017
Trump: Would be honored to meet NKorean leader Kim Jung-un
US President Donald Trump stated that he would be honored to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong-un under the right circumstances.
01 May 2017
North Korea crisis: Trump calls Kim a "pretty smart cookie"
US President Donald Trump spoke of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un during his interview with CBS.
12 Apr 2017
Trump's Press Secretary says Hitler didn't use chemical weapons, apologizes
Sean Spicer, the White House press secretary, has apologized for stating that Adolf Hitler didn't use chemical weapons in World War II.
03 Apr 2017
Haley's statement contradicts Trump's stance on Russia
Nikki Haley, the US' ambassador to the UN, said Russia was "certainly involved" in last year's presidential elections.
02 Apr 2017
White House: Flynn failed to disclose Russian income
The White House stated that former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn failed to disclose income he received from a Russian television network and another Russian firm.
02 Apr 2017
White House financial disclosures: Ivanka, Kushner still benefit from business
The White House recently started to release the financial disclosure forms of 180 top officials including President Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump and son-in-law Jared Kushner.
01 Apr 2017
Trump calls Russia probe "witch hunt"
US President Donald Trump has called the probe into his teams' connections with Moscow a "witch hunt." His statements come after Trump's former National Security Adviser's lawyer said he would testify if he was granted immunity.
31 Mar 2017
Fired Trump NSA seeks immunity to testify on Russia interference
Michael Flynn, US President Donald Trump's recently fired national security adviser, has sought immunity to testify at hearings regarding Russia's alleged US election interference.
24 Mar 2017
Trump surveillance: Republican Nunes apologizes over handling of info
Republican head of the US House of Representatives Intelligence Committee Devin Nunes apologized after facing criticism for calling a news conference to discuss allegations about spy agency's surveillance of President Donald Trump and his team.
23 Mar 2017
Report suggests Trump's campaign manager has ties to Moscow
Reports have suggested that Donald trump's campaign manager, Paul Manafort had extensive links to Moscow, and was involved with Russian individuals in an attempt to "greatly benefit the Putin Government."
21 Mar 2017
No evidence of Obama wiretapping Trump Tower: FBI director
FBI Director James Comey informed the US House of Representatives Intelligence Committee that there is no evidence supporting President Donald Trump's allegations of former president Barack Obama wiretapping Trump Tower in October 2016.
20 Mar 2017
We owe no money to US or NATO: Germany clarifies
After US President Donald Trump tweeted about Germany owing "vast sums of money to NATO & the United States…", Germany rejected the claims, saying "There is no debt account at NATO."
18 Mar 2017
Fundamental differences crop up in Merkel-Trump's first meeting
Stark disagreements between German Chancellor Merkel and President Donald Trump on almost everything from enterprise to immigration were evident during the first encounter at the White House.
17 Mar 2017
Senate intelligence panel rejects Trump's wiretap claims
The Senate Intelligence panel stated that there were "no indications" that the Trump Tower was under surveillance by the US government.
13 Mar 2017
Trump asked to clarify allegations against Obama
US Senator John McCain has asked President Trump to either retract the allegations he made against former President Obama, or substantiate it with evidence.
07 Mar 2017
White House says 'no question that something happened' with wiretapping
Sean Spicer, the White House press secretary, declined to provide specific information supporting President Donald Trump's earlier tweets accusing former President Barack Obama of wiretapping Trump during the election.
06 Mar 2017
FBI Director rejects Trump's wiretapping allegation
Trump's allegations of his phone being tapped by Obama were denied by the Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), James Comey.
05 Mar 2017
Obama denies bugging Trump Tower
Former US President Barack Obama's spokesperson Kevin Lewis stated that "neither President Obama nor any White House official ever ordered surveillance on any US citizen. Any suggestion otherwise is simply false."
27 Feb 2017
Mexico promises to retaliate to Trump's economic measures
Mexico's Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray said Mexico would respond to any tax the US would unilaterally impose on Mexican imports.
26 Feb 2017
Mexico wall to come 'way ahead of schedule', says Trump
US President Donald Trump said building of the "great (Mexico) border wall" will start "soon, way ahead of schedule".
15 Feb 2017
Women in Oklahoma may need men's written consent to abort
Oklahoma passed a proposal which calls for women to obtain permission from their sexual partner to 'allow' them to have an abortion.
15 Feb 2017
Trump was aware of Michael Flynn's Russia phone call
When asked about his National Security Advisor's pre-inauguration contact with a Russian ambassador, Trump said, "I don't know about that. I haven't seen it."
14 Feb 2017
Trump's NSA Michael Flynn resigns over Russia links
US President Donald Trump's National Security Advisor Michael Flynn has resigned, according to the White House.
13 Feb 2017
IT, pharma cautious, gold investors rejoice over Trump temper
Uncertainties surrounding US President Donald Trump's trade policies have reinforced Indians' faith in gold being a safe asset.
12 Feb 2017
Trump's proposed US-Mexico border wall to cost $21.6 billion
The proposed wall along the US-Mexico border will cost $21.6 billion, a study from Department of Homeland Security has found. It will take over three years to construct it.
11 Feb 2017
Donald Trump "growing increasingly frustrated" in new job
US President Donald Trump is "growing increasingly frustrated" in the face of realistic governing challenges in his new job.
10 Feb 2017
US and Chinese aircraft come close over South China Sea
A US official said a US Navy P-3 surveillance aircraft came close to a Chinese military plane over the disputed South China Sea.