In the most sweeping use of his presidential powers since taking office a week ago, Trump paused the entry of travellers from Syria and the six other nations for at least 90 days
Is there any modern precedent for this total lack of experience in the top echelons of the White House, including the National Security Council?
US Muslim and Latino advocates have joined forces in opposing changes to immigration rules by President Donald Trump.
Trump plans to launch a probe into his claim that there was voter fraud in last year’s elections despite there being no evidence of widespread voter fraud.
The cancellation, which followed a Twitter war between the two leaders signals a souring of relations between US and one of its most important international partners.
The bulletin cited nuclear volatility, especially as the US and Russia seek to modernise their atomic arsenals and remain at odds in war-torn countries such as Syria and Ukraine.
Would Mexico be footing the bill or US consumers? What items would become more expensive? Is this even legal?
The US department of homeland security halted refugee resettlement interviews in anticipation of the likely changes in refugee policies under Donald Trump.
The mood is dark as Trump takes over the environmental agency he pledged to reduce to “little tidbits.”
The short-sighted policy only increases abortion demand and has consequences for a range of other health matters such as HIV/AIDS, cervical cancer and child well-being.
The commutation of the Puerto Rican nationalist’s prison sentence has been welcomed by the United Nations Special Committee on Decolonisation.
They have condemned US President Donald Trump’s immigration policies on the grounds that it will tear families apart and is anti-immigrant.
Populist leaders are using the corruption-inequality message to drum up support without an actual intention of tackling the problem.
A 2006 study found that women’s rights groups felt the gag rule violated their rights to freedom of speech and association.
Many ‘sanctuary cities’ which shelter illegal immigrants vowed legal action, arguing that the threatened punishment would be unconstitutional.
To discourage the creation of fake news in the first place, Facebook also is banishing perpetual publishers of false information from its lucrative ad network.
Rights advocates have slammed Trump’s move to suspend the entry of refugees and immigrants from Muslim majority countries, calling the move Islamophobic.
US government scientists have made unofficial twitter accounts in order to defy what they view as censorship of climate change research by Trump.
The 1949 book features a devious ‘Big Brother’ government that spies on its citizens and forces them into simultaneously accepting contradictory versions of the truth.
A draft executive order that Trump is expected to sign would block the entry of refugees from war-torn Syria and suspend the entry of any immigrants from Muslim-majority countries.
A round-up of what’s happening in the worlds of gender and sexuality.
The best way to protect a presidential device is to keep it off the internet altogether. If that’s not going to happen, how else can it be kept safe?
No one likes a white supremacist, but is violence the answer?
The US government has barred the Environmental Protection Agency from awarding any new contracts as part of larger clampdown on climate protection.
The announcement is the second such declaration since US President Donald Trump, who has signalled a pro-Israel stance, took office on Friday.
Brown defended California’s efforts to curb global warming, protect immigrants and expand healthcare vowing to fight Trump if need be.
Trump has repeatedly said he would have won the popular vote, too, but for voter fraud. He has never substantiated his claim.
Trump has banned US federal funding,instituted by Ronald Reagan, to international family planning groups that advocate a pro-choice policy worldwide.
In its annual Corruption Perceptions Index for 2016 the anti-corruption watchdog observed that populist leaders promising to end corruption may in fact be feeding it.
Trump may project himself as a president who is breaking from the past, but the religious and populist rhetoric in his inauguration speech and his campaign is not unprecedented in US politics.
US President Donald Trump will begin rolling out executive actions on immigration Wednesday, beginning with steps to build his proposed wall along the US-Mexico border.
The new US president has also invited the prime minister to visit the White House later this year.
Donald Trump has done what decades of US-led feminism could not: unite women worldwide in solidarity.
In a statement issued by Trump’s press secretary, Sean Spicer lowered expectations of an imminent move that could anger the Arab world.
Trump’s new administration vowed to prevent China from taking over the contentious South China Sea, Chinese state media hints at assertive action.
Reuters photographer Lucas Jackson had to climb 897 steps to reach nearly to the top of the Washington Monument to take the picture that was widely shared on social media.
Trump announced US withdrawal from the TPP because he favours one-on-one agreements with other nations over multilateral pacts.
US-funded groups around the world are now banned from discussing abortion. Obama had lifted this rule when he took office in 2009.
There is no one-size-fits-all answer to global food insecurity, except that the West needs waste less and consume more environmentally friendly food.
Only adhering to the dominant western narrative can we say ‘post-truth’ is a recent phenomenon. The Indian scenario suggests the contrary.