Trump fires FBI Director James Comey
US President Donald Trump on Tuesday abruptly fired FBI Director James Comey, who had been leading his agency’s investigation...
UN should consider ´stronger sanctions´ on N.Korea: Trump
The UN Security Council has to be ready to impose tougher sanctions on North Korea over its nuclear and...
Australian media terms Kohli the ‘Donald Trump’ of world sport
The Australian media has termed Indian skipper Virat Kohli as the ‘Donald Trump’ of world sport. Kohli has been involved...
Trump fires FBI Director James Comey
US President Donald Trump on Tuesday abruptly fired FBI Director James Comey, who had been leading his agency’s investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 US presidential campaign and possible collusion with Trump’s campaign. Trump said the move, which shocked Washington, resulted from Comey’s handling of an election-year... Read more
UN should consider ´stronger sanctions´ on N.Korea: Trump
The UN Security Council has to be ready to impose tougher sanctions on North Korea over its nuclear and missile programs, US President Donald Trump said Monday, calling the status quo “unacceptable.” “This is a real threat to the world,” Trump said while hosting UN Security Council ambassadors at... Read more
Australian media terms Kohli the ‘Donald Trump’ of world sport
The Australian media has termed Indian skipper Virat Kohli as the ‘Donald Trump’ of world sport. Kohli has been involved in public spats with Australian skipper Steven Smith. His dismal performance so far in India’s home Test series against the Aussies have certainly given the chance to the Australian media... Read more
In first Trump-Merkel meeting, awkward body language and a quip
The first face-to-face meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel started awkwardly on Friday and ended even more oddly, with a quip by Trump about wiretapping that left the German leader visibly bewildered. The two leaders share different views on trade, Russia and immigration, leading... Read more
Trump to unveil overhauled immigration order
US President Donald Trump said on Thursday he will issue a new executive order to replace his controversial directive suspending travel to the United States by citizens of seven mostly Muslim countries. At a White House news conference on Thursday, Trump said the new order would seek to address... Read more
Trump promises Israel that Iran will never get bomb
President Donald Trump hailed the United States’ “unbreakable” bond with Israel on Wednesday and promised Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that Iran would never be permitted to build a nuclear weapon. Trump’s vow was designed to address Israeli concerns over the nuclear deal between Iran and six world powers, which... Read more
Israel settlement growth not ‘good for peace’: Trump
US President Donald Trump does not believe Israeli settlement growth in Palestinian territories is “good for peace”, he told a paper Friday, in his most direct comments on the matter since inauguration. In the interview published in Hebrew by the Israel Hayom newspaper, Trump also said he was thinking... Read more
US court to rule on Trump’s ban on seven Muslim countries
A federal appeals court is expected to rule on President Donald Trump’s U.S. travel ban on people from seven Muslim-majority countries as soon as Wednesday, one day after questioning whether the order unfairly targeted people over their religion. The temporary ban faced tough scrutiny on Tuesday by a three-judge... Read more
Trump admin appeals court to reinstate Muslim travel ban
The US government on Monday defended President Donald Trump’s travel ban as a “lawful exercise” of his authority, and urged an appeals court to reinstate the suspended measure in the interests of national security. Three days after a federal judge put the controversial measure on hold, Justice Department lawyers... Read more
Arnold proposes Trump to switch Jobs
Arnold Schwarzenegger retort to President Donald Trump on Twitter following Trump joked about the low ratings on “The Apprentice.” Arnold hits back at Trump with suggestion to swap jobs. “Hey, Donald, I have a great idea,” the bodybuilder-turned-entertainment-icon-turned-governor-turned-back-to-entertainment-icon began. “Why don’t we switch jobs? You take over TV, because you’re... Read more
Trump ripped into Australian PM on call: report
President Donald Trump ripped into his Australian PM during their call last week, reports said, castigating a refugee accord he later described on Twitter as a “dumb deal.” The Washington Post said Trump abruptly cut short the fiery conversation after criticising the agreement to re-settle people kept in Pacific camps,... Read more
Trump puts Iran ‘on notice’
President Donald Trump on Thursday said Iran was now formally “on notice” after a recent missile test, while also claiming the Islamic Republic was on the brink of collapse when it signed an international nuclear deal. “Iran has been formally PUT ON NOTICE for firing a ballistic missile.Should have... Read more
Trump says ban on Muslims necessary because world is “a total mess”
US President Donald Trump said late Wednesday that his plan to limit the entry of people from several Muslim countries was necessary because the world is “a total mess”. Interviewed on ABC News, Trump denied that it was a ban on Muslims. “No it´s not the Muslim ban, but... Read more
US President Trump vows to eradicate ‘radical Islamic terrorism’
US President Donald Trump placed the battle against Islamic extremism at the heart of his foreign policy as he took office on Friday, vowing to work with allies to destroy the threat. “We will reinforce old alliances and form new ones and unite the civilized world against radical Islamic... Read more