Tag: Us President Donald Trump

Trump announces presidential delegation to PyeongChang Olympics

Washington: US President Donald Trump has announced the list of official delegates to attend the opening ceremony and events of the 2018 PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games in South Korea. According to a White House statement on Thursday, Vice President Mike Pence will lead the delegation with his wife Karen Pence, who is also a member […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
US lawmakers vote to release memo on Russian probe

Washington: The House Intelligence Committee has voted to make public a Republican memo that reportedly shows abuses by the FBI and Department of Justice in launching the Russia probe against US President Donald Trump. Disregarding DoJ’s warnings that the action would be “extraordinarily reckless”, the Republicans voted on Monday, hours ahead of Trump’s State of […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
My book predicted Trump's election: Rushdie

Cartagena (Colombia): Indian-born British author Salman Rushdie has said his book “The Golden House” predicted the election of US President Donald Trump although he was sure of Hillary Clinton winning. Rushdie, winner of the Hans Christian Andersen prize in 2013, was participating in a discussion with Colombian author Juan Gabriel Vasquez in the 13th edition […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Trump addresses anti-abortion march via video

Washington: US President Donald Trump addressed through video thousands of anti-abortion activists gathered in Washington to take part in the 45th annual March for Life. Trump spoke from the White House Rose Garden on Friday and marchers watched on giant screens set up on the National Mall. “We are protecting the sanctity of life and the […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
US to lift ban on offshore drilling

Washington: US President Donald Trump’s administration has announced plans to roll back a ban on new offshore drilling off the coasts of Florida and California and was considering over 40 sites for leasing of natural gas and oil production, the media reported. Thursday’s proposal comes just after the Interior Department issued a stop-work order on […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Trump mistaken about being named its PoY: TIME Magazine

Washington: TIME Magazine said on Saturday that US President Donald Trump is mistaken about how it chooses its Person of the Year, after he said that he turned down the honour when the publication told him he would probably be its pick. “Time Magazine called to say that I was PROBABLY going to be named […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Trump says only one thing will work with N.Korea

Washington:  US President Donald Trump has said “only one thing will work” with North Korea after past talks with Pyongyang had yielded no results. “Presidents and their administrations have been talking to North Korea for 25 years, agreements made and massive amounts of money paid,” Trump tweeted on Saturday, Xinhua news agency reported. “…Hasn’t worked, […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Trump to visit five Asian countries in November

Washington: US President Donald Trump will travel to five Asian countries — Japan, China, South Korea, Vietnam and the Philippines — in November to take part in regional summits and discuss the North Korean nuclear threat, the White House announced on Friday. “The President’s engagements will strengthen the international resolve to confront the North Korean […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
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Trump warns Iran's new missile can reach Israel

Washington: US President Donald Trump has warned the new missile successfully tested by Iran on Friday may be able to reach Israel. “Iran just test-fired a Ballistic Missile capable of reaching Israel. They are also working with North Korea,” Donald Trump wrote on his personal Twitter account on Saturday, Efe news reported. “Not much of […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Trump, Kim are like 'children in a kindergarten': Russia

Moscow:  Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has likened the war of words between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un to a kindergarten fight between children. The North Korean leader earlier labelled Trump “mentally deranged” and a “dotard” after Trump threatened to destroy his country. Trump responded with a tweet calling Kim […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
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US to put more sanctions on N. Korea: Trump

Washington:  US President Donald Trump on Thursday said that the US would impose more sanctions on North Korea. Before his meeting with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly session in New York, Trump told reporters that his administration will put “more sanctions” on North Korea, Xinhua reported. North Korea […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Trump vows to 'totally destroy' North Korea

United Nations: In his maiden address to the UN General Assembly, US President Donald Trump on Tuesday trumpeted his own achievements and pledged to “totally destroy” North Korea after calling its regime a “band of criminals”. Amid escalating crisis in the Korean peninsula, a combative Trump referred to “rogue nations” as “the scourge of our […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
'SNL' leads with nine wins at 69th Emmy Awards

Los Angeles: The long-running sketch series “Saturday Night Live” won nine Emmys, including an award for actor Alec Baldwin for portraying US President Donald Trump. The 69th Primetime Emmy Awards, held here on Sunday, saw “SNL” dominating the awards with wins like Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series (Baldwin), Outstanding Supporting Actress in a […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Trump set to sign executive orders on trade

Washington: US President Donald Trump on Friday will sign two executive orders aimed at combating foreign trade abuses that contribute to the country’s half-trillion-dollar trade deficit, officials said. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and National Trade Council Director Peter Navarro said the Trump administration will launch a wide-ranging review of the US trade deficit with the purpose […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
US president's tenor and tone 'completely unacceptable': Congress on Trump's library jibe

New Delhi: The Congress on Thursday termed as “completely unacceptable” US President Donald Trump’s ‘library’ jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and asked the government to remind America of India’s assistance to Afghanistan. Trump took a jibe at Modi for funding a “library” in Afghanistan, saying it is of no use in the war-torn country. […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021