No President attacked press more than Obama: Morgan defends Trump
New Delhi [India] | February 25, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
British journalist Piers Morgan, who has never shied away from showing support for U.S. President Donald Trump, has once again batted for the latter.... read..
US attorney general rescinds Obama-era memo phasing out private prisons
WASHINGTON | Friday, Feb 24 2017 IST
The US Justice Department has rescinded a memo issued by the Obama administration that phased out the use of private contractors to run federal prisons.
In a memo dated on Tuesday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions said the Obama policy impaired the governme... read..
Trump revokes Obama guidelines on transgender bathrooms
Washington |Thursday, 2017 8:15:04 AM IST
US President Donald Trump reversed a regulation proclaimed by Barack Obama, obligating public schools around the country to allow transgender students to use the bathrooms and dressing rooms they prefer according to the gender with which they identify.... read..
Trump to reverse Obama-era environmental rules in executive orders -report
WASHINGTON | Tuesday, Feb 21 2017 IST
US President Donald Trump will reverse a handful of Obama-era environmental regulations in executive orders that could be signed as early as this week, the Washington Post reported today, citing unnamed sources with knowledge of the orders.
The orde... read..
Obama ranked 12th best US president by historians
Washington |Tuesday, 2017 1:45:04 AM IST
Just weeks after leaving the White House, former President Barack Obama ranks as the 12th best US President overall in a new poll of historians conducted by C-SPAN.... read..