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As US, N.Korea plan to meet, Iran warns against Trump deals

By Michelle Nichols NEW YORK | Sunday, Apr 22 2018 IST
A U.S. push to change the Iran nuclear deal was sending a "very dangerous message" that countries should never negotiate with Washington, Iran's foreign minister warned as U.S. and North Korean leaders prepare to meet for denuclearisation talks. Speaking ... read..
 

Trump refutes report claiming he calls Rod Rosenstein 'Mr. Peepers'

Washington D.C. [U.S.A.] | April 22, 2018 12:01:13 AM IST
United States President Donald Trump on Sunday refused a report which stated that he calls Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein as "Mr. Peepers," and Attorney General Jeff Sessions as "Mr. Magoo,".... read..
 

N Korea suspending nuke tests is big progress: Trump

New Delhi [India] | April 21, 2018 12:01:13 AM IST
United States President Donald Trump on Saturday welcomed the move by North Korea to suspend its nuclear and missile tests and shut down a nuclear test site, calling it a 'big progress' for the country and the world.... read..
 

Trump terms Democrats' lawsuit as 'good news'

New Delhi [India] | April 21, 2018 12:01:13 AM IST
United States President Donald Trump on Saturday said that the Democratic National Committee (DNC) filing for a multimillion-dollar lawsuit against his electoral campaign was a "good news".... read..
 

Democrats sue Russia, WikiLeaks for alleged Trump poll conspiracy

New York [U.S.A.] | April 21, 2018 12:01:13 AM IST
The Democratic National Committee (DNC) on Friday filed a multimillion-dollar lawsuit against the United States President Donald Trump campaign, the Russian government, and the WikiLeaks organisation, alleging a conspiracy to disrupt the 2016 United State... read..
 

U.S. President Trump to visit Britain mid-year, possibly July -reports

LONDON | Saturday, Apr 21 2018 IST
U.S. President Donald Trump will visit Britain midway through 2018, possibly in July, British newspapers reported on Saturday, citing government sources in Washington and London. A spokeswoman for Prime Minister Theresa May's office said officials were st... read..
 

Trump seeks 'documents held' by Pakistani man to counter Democrats' lawsuit

Washington D.C. [United States] | April 21, 2018 12:01:13 AM IST
United States President Donald Trump has branded the lawsuit filed by the Democratic Party a "good news" and has sought the documents held by the "Pakistani mystery man", DNC Server, Debbie Wasserman Schultz Servers and Clinton emails to counter it.... read..
 

Internal review cleared Trump's CIA pick in videotape destruction

By Warren Strobel WASHINGTON | Saturday, Apr 21 2018 IST
An internal CIA review in 2011 cleared U.S. President Donald Trump's choice to head the agency, Gina Haspel, of wrongdoing in the destruction of videotapes depicting the harsh interrogation of an al Qaeda suspect, according to a memorandum that the CIA de... read..
 

Trump slams OPEC, says will not accept high oil prices

WASHINGTON | Friday, Apr 20 2018 IST
U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday criticized OPEC for rising oil prices that he said were being artificially raised and would not be accepted, as oil prices appeared set for a second consecutive week of gains. "Looks like OPEC is at it again. With rec... read..
 

Trump asks FBI to clarify he wasn't under investigation over Russia ties

Washington D.C. [United States] | April 20, 2018 12:01:13 AM IST
United States President Donald Trump had asked the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to clarify to the public that he was not under any investigation over the alleged contacts of Russia with the member of his presidential campaign.... read..
 

White House denies rift between Trump, Secretary of Defense

Washington |Friday, 2018 1:45:04 AM IST
The White House on Thursday denied that Secretary of Defense James Mattis had advised US President Donald Trump against striking Syria before seeking Congress sanction.... read..
 

US police prepare for protests if Trump fires Mueller

New York |Friday, 2018 9:45:04 AM IST
Police in the US city of Pittsburgh are preparing for rioting should President Donald Trump fire special counsel in Russia probe Robert Mueller, a memo said.... read..
 

Ex-New York Mayor joins Trump's legal team

New York |Friday, 2018 9:45:04 AM IST
Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani will join President Donald Trump's legal team, which is also acquiring two other new members, his attorney, Jay Sekulow said.... read..
 

Democratic Party sues Russia, Trump campaign for allegedly disrupting 2016 election

WASHINGTON | Friday, Apr 20 2018 IST
The Democratic Party filed suit against Russia, President Donald Trump's campaign and WikiLeaks on Friday, charging that they conspired to disrupt the 2016 U.S. presidential election campaign, a court filing showed. The party alleges in the federal lawsu... read..
 

Oil falls after Trump slams OPEC, says will not accept inflated prices

New Delhi | Friday, Apr 20 2018 IST
Crude oil benchmark prices, Brent and West Texas Intermediate (WTI), fell around one per cent in international market on Friday after US President Donald Trump said OPEC is keeping oil prices artificially high and he would not accept that. "Looks like OPE... read..
 

Trump seeks to expand US arms sale abroad

Washington |Friday, 2018 5:15:04 PM IST
The Trump administration has unveiled a new policy that could vastly expand sales of armed drones, making it easier to put American-made weapons into the hands of US allies and partners.... read..
 

Putin ready to meet Trump: Russia

Moscow |Friday, 2018 8:15:05 PM IST
Russian President Vladimir Putin is ready to meet his US counterpart Donald Trump following an invitation by the latter, but Moscow is waiting for a detailed proposal, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Friday.... read..
 

Former NYC mayor to join Trump's legal team

New York [U.S.A] | April 20, 2018 12:01:13 AM IST
Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani will join the legal team defending United States President Donald Trump in the special counsel's Russia investigation.... read..
 

Trump won't attend Barbara Bush's funeral

Washington |Friday, 2018 6:15:05 PM IST
US President Donald Trump will not attend Saturday's funeral service for former First Lady Barbara Bush to "avoid disruptions" and out of respect for her family as well as friends, the White House has said.... read..
 

Comey memos detailing conversations of Trump meetings published

Washington | Friday, Apr 20 2018 IST
Detailed notes by former FBI director James Comey documenting his conversations with US President Donald Trump have been published, a BBC News report said on Friday. The memos cover Mr Trump's concerns about a lurid intelligence dossier and also go into t... read..
 

Trump to bring up Japan's abductees with Kim

Washington |Friday, 2018 12:15:04 PM IST
US President Donald Trump has said he'd bring up Japan's sensitive abductees issue when he meets North Korea top leader Kim Jong-un in an upcoming historic meeting.... read..
 

Oil falls after Trump criticises OPEC for artificially high prices

By Ahmad Ghaddar LONDON | Friday, Apr 20 2018 IST
Oil prices fell on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump criticised OPEC and said oil prices were artificially high, but they were still set for a weekly gain. Brent crude oil futures were at $73.26 per barrel at 1139 GMT, down 52 cents from their last... read..
 

Stormy Daniels' attorney raps Trump on Twitter

Washington |Thursday, 2018 5:15:05 AM IST
Michael Avenatti, adult movie star Stormy Daniels' lawyer, who is suing US President Donald Trump, on Wednesday exchanged fire with Trump directly on Twitter after the latter posted his first tweet about Daniels.... read..
 

Trump negotiates trade deal with Japan

Washington |Thursday, 2018 8:15:04 AM IST
The US President Donald Trump announced on Wednesday he is negotiating a bilateral trade agreement with Japan and that his country would only re-enter the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) if its member countries offered him a deal he could not refuse.... read..
 

Trump's ex-campaign chief Manafort to seek dismissal of charges

By Sarah N. Lynch WASHINGTON | Thursday, Apr 19 2018 IST
Paul Manafort, U.S. President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, will try on Thursday to convince a judge to throw out charges brought by Special Counsel Robert Mueller, arguing Mueller has overstepped his authority. Manafort, hit with two indictmen... read..
 

Nobel winner ICAN welcomes Trump-Kim meeting but decries macho threats

By Tom Miles GENEVA | Thursday, Apr 19 2018 IST
Nuclear talks between the United States and North Korea are welcome, but the bullying and threats that led up to them were reckless and it is South Korea that should get credit, the Nobel Prize winning anti-nuclear campaign group ICAN said on Thursday. ... read..
 

Trump says he will maintain maximum pressure until N.Korea denuclearizes

PALM BEACH | Thursday, Apr 19 2018 IST
President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that a campaign of maximum pressure on North Korea will continue until Pyongyang denuclearizes. Trump, speaking at a joint press conference with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florid... read..
 

California, Trump administration reach deal on National Guard

Undated | Thursday, Apr 19 2018 IST
California said on Wednesday it had reached a deal with the Trump administration to provide 400 National Guard troops to combat criminal gangs, human traffickers and illegal firearm and drug smugglers within the state and at the U.S.-Mexico border. Califo... read..
 

Trump 'will walk out' if North Korea talks not fruitful

Washington |Thursday, 2018 10:15:05 AM IST
US President Donald Trump has said that if his planned talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un are not fruitful he will "walk out", media reported.... read..
 

Trump launches effort to boost U.S. weapons sales abroad

By Mike Stone WASHINGTON | Thursday, Apr 19 2018 IST
The Trump administration rolled out a long-awaited overhaul of U.S. arms export policy on Thursday aimed at expanding sales to allies, saying it will bolster the American defense industry and create jobs at home. The White House aims to cut the time it ... read..
 

New Zealand PM angry over Trump comparisons

Wellington |Wednesday, 2018 2:15:04 PM IST
New Zealands Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Wednesday said she was "infuriated" and "very angry" for being compared to US President Donald Trump.... read..
 

title="Trump says on Twitter he does not like TPP for U.S., too many contingencies" data-text="Trump says on Twitter he does not like TPP for U.S., too many contingencies" dir="auto" class="headline">Trump says on Twitter he does not like TPP for US, too many contingencies

Undated | Wednesday, Apr 18 2018 IST
President Donald Trump said again on Twitter on Tuesday that he does not like the landmark Trans-Pacific Partnership deal for the United States. "While Japan and South Korea would like us to go back into TPP, I don't like the deal for the United States," ... read..
 

Trump Tweets support for American pastor on trial in Turkey

By Brendan O'Brien Undated | Wednesday, Apr 18 2018 IST
US President Donald Trump voiced his support on Tuesday for Pastor Andrew Brunson, who is on trial in Turkey on charges he was linked to a group accused of orchestrating a failed 2016 military coup, in a case that has compounded strains in U.S.-Turkish re... read..
 

No direct talks yet between Trump, Kim: White House (Lead)

Washington |Wednesday, 2018 10:45:30 AM IST
The White House has denied any direct talks yet between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, though Washington has spoken to Pyongyang "at the highest levels".... read..
 

Daniels reveal sketch of man who threatened her over Trump

Washington |Wednesday, 2018 10:45:25 AM IST
Porn star Stormy Daniels has released a composite sketch of a man she alleges threatened her in 2011, over her alleged affair with Donald Trump, years before he became the US President.... read..
 

Trump says CIA director Pompeo met with Kim Jong Un last week

WASHINGTON | Wednesday, Apr 18 2018 IST
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that Mike Pompeo, the current CIA director and his nominee to be the top U.S. diplomat, met with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un last week. "Mike Pompeo met with Kim Jong Un in North Korea last week. Meeting ... read..
 

Trump contradicts himself over Comey firing

WASHINGTON | Wednesday, Apr 18 2018 IST
U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday said he did not fire James Comey "because of the phony Russia investigation," contradicting his 2017 statement that he ousted the FBI director last year over the probe. Trump fired Comey on May 9, 2017, as the la... read..
 

Trump says on Twitter he does not like TPP for US, too many contingencies

(Rptng | Wednesday, Apr 18 2018 IST
President Donald Trump said again on Twitter on Tuesday that he does not like the landmark Trans-Pacific Partnership deal for the United States. "While Japan and South Korea would like us to go back into TPP, I don't like the deal for the United States," ... read..
 

US, N.Korea in direct talks at 'high levels': Trump

Washington |Wednesday, 2018 10:45:15 AM IST
US President Donald Trump on Tuesday said that the US and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) have already started direct talks at "very high levels."... read..
 

Trump doesn't like TPP, pushes bilateral ties with Japan

Washington |Wednesday, 2018 12:15:05 PM IST
US President Donald Trump said that despite Japan and South Korea wanting Washington to re-join the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), he does not want to be a part of it.... read..
 

Trump urges Turkey to release jailed American pastor

Washington |Wednesday, 2018 4:45:06 PM IST
US President Donald Trump has called on Turkey to release an American pastor being held prisoner in that country that accused him of being a spy, the media reported.... read..
 

Trump adviser denies confusion over Russia sanctions

WEST PALM BEACH | Tuesday, Apr 17 2018 IST
White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Tuesday the United States had imposed a set of sanctions on Russia and was considering other measures for the future, adding that there was no confusion in the White House approach toward Moscow. His com... read..
 

Japan's Abe departs for US to hold 2-day summit with Trump

Tokyo | Tuesday, Apr 17 2018 IST
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday departed for the United States to hold a two-day summit with the US President Donald Trump, Xinhua reported. During Abe's sixth face-to-face meeting with Trump to be held at the American leader's Florida resor... read..
 

China calls Trump's charge of currency devaluation contradictory (Lead)

Beijing |Tuesday, 2018 4:45:04 PM IST
China on Tuesday said accusations by American President Donald Trump that Beijing allegedly devalued its currency contradicts a semi-annual report by the US Treasury Department.... read..
 

Trump, Japan's Abe seek consensus on North Korea amid strains

By Steve Holland WEST PALM BEACH | Tuesday, Apr 17 2018 IST
US President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will seek common ground on how to deal with North Korea's nuclear challenge on Tuesday amid fears in Tokyo that Trump might be prone to make too many concessions. Abe is due to arrive at Tru... read..
 

Mexico election front-runner blames country's graft for Trump's negative view

MEXICO CITY | Monday, Apr 16 2018 IST
Mexico's left-wing presidential front-runner said on Sunday that corrupt governments in the country were to blame for U.S. President Donald Trump's bad impression of Mexicans, promising to change Trump's perception if elected. Speaking from the tourist de... read..
 

After Trump drama, new Pence national security aide steps down

By Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON | Monday, Apr 16 2018 IST
A new national security aide to U.S. Vice President Mike Pence stepped down on Sunday, only two days after being officially named to the job, after a behind-the-scenes White House argument hit the headlines, a White House official said. The appointment o... read..
 

Nigeria's Buhari to meet Trump at White House on April 30

WASHINGTON | Monday, Apr 16 2018 IST
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari is to meet U.S. President Donald Trump at the White House on April 30, the White House said on Sunday. The meeting comes weeks after Rex Tillerson, then U.S. secretary of state, visited Nigeria and other African countri... read..
 

White House: Trump wants U.S. forces in Syria to come home as quickly as possible

WASHINGTON | Monday, Apr 16 2018 IST
President Donald Trump still wants U.S. forces in Syria to return home as soon as possible, the White House said on Sunday, after French President Emmanuel Macron said he had convinced Trump to keep a U.S. presence there for "the long term." "The U.S. mis... read..
 

Trump says Russia, China playing 'currency devaluation game'

WASHINGTON | Monday, Apr 16 2018 IST
U.S. President Donald Trump accused Russia and China on Monday of devaluing their currencies while the United States raises interest rates. "Russia and China are playing the Currency Devaluation game as the U.S. keeps raising interest rates. Not accepta... read..
 

Russia may be entrapping Trump: Ex-FBI chief Comey

Washington |Monday, 2018 10:15:04 AM IST
Former FBI Director James Comey has said that it is "possible" that Russia has something it can blackmail US President Trump with, media reports said.... read..
 
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