Jared Kushner’s appointment is a sign of politics changing in their favour.
A raid on al Qaida branch of Arabian Peninsula in Yemen during the weekend was ill prepared and could have caused more civilian deaths, reports say.
In the 12 days since Trump’s inauguration, the White House has taken steps that foreign policy professionals view as self-inflicted wounds.
The actuarial team at Oliver Wyman prepared an infographic to “illustrate the historical patterns as well as the implications for future [US Supreme Court] appointees.”
As part of the deal, Washington had agreed to resettle up to 1,250 asylum seekers held in offshore processing camps on Pacific islands in Papua New Guinea and Nauru.
The programme would no longer target groups such as white supremacists who have also carried out bombings and shootings in the US, sources said.
Many American sports personalities have spoken their mind on Trump’s travel ban. They must now fight for the rights of Muslim athletes to compete on US soil whenever the opportunity arises.
The largest slice in the foreign aid pie is still reserved for Bhutan, though it has dropped by one-third compared to the initial allocation for 2016-17.
Judge Neil Gorsuch has questioned how far judges should go in deferring to federal agencies’ interpretation of laws.
Israel’s president has apologised for a tweet in which Israel’s prime minister seems to be praising Trump’s plans to build a wall on the US-Mexico border.
The essence of the US is in the people, like the ones I met on a train heading to protest reproductive rights and religious freedom.
The passionate opponents include two newly elected members of the US Congress – Pramila Jayapal and Raja Krishnamoorthi – and Nisha Biswal and Manpreet Anand, who served as diplomats in the Obama administration.
Till the time of publication, the Ministry of External Affairs has not yet protested the US visa denial
The Indian government has conveyed its concerns to the Trump administration about a proposed new policy on H1B visas
Atreyee Majumder speaks to Darryl Li, a lawyer who has litigated cases concerning detention in Guantánamo and the CIA rendition program about Trump’s ban on Muslim migrants.
US acting attorney general Sally Yates was fired by President Donald Trump for defying his executive order on immigration.
The Bill has been condemned by Palestinians as a blow to their hopes of statehood but its passage may be symbolic as it contravenes Supreme Court rulings on property rights
Mexico’s foreign minister has said Israel should apologise for Netanyahu’s tweet praising Trump’s move to build a wall on the Mexican border.
Members of Iraq’s Yazidi community, who were scheduled to leave for the US, are now stranded in Iraq awaiting more news from the US.
Despite Trump’s entry ban on all refugees, according to a homeland security document, the US government will allow 872 refugees into the country this week.
The draft memo argued the policy would be counterproductive and damage the US’s image abroad.
The French-Canadian gunman identified as Alexandre Bissonnette, 27, is a student at Université Laval and has been charged with six counts of murder.
White House said that Sally Yates had “betrayed” the justice department by refusing to enforce the president’s executive order.
India is also making discrimination against Muslims a key ingredient of its refugee and immigration policy.
A string of comments on Twitter complained that US border authorities were demanding access to the social media accounts of those crossing over.
All green card holders who were detained at US airports had been admitted into the country by late Sunday, a US official said.
The British prime minister faced criticism from lawmakers in her own party for not condemning Donald Trump’s executive order when initially questioned about it.
Several countries including long-standing US allies like UK and Germany spoke out against Trump’s order calling the measure discriminatory and divisive.
Trump’s supporters have shrugged off concerns about botched execution, damage to foreign relations and legal challenges across the country.
US foreign relations have gone online. And the results are not looking good.
In a series of tweets a day after Trump’s immigration ban, Canada’s PM Justin Trudeau welcomed those fleeing war and conflictm promising protection.
The order temporarily suspends visas for certain countries, changes screening procedures for immigration programmes and aims to implement biometric checks.
Apart from stopping newcomers from seven countries entering US for the next 90 days, the ban will more severely extend to people who already live in the US under visas and green cards.
Speaking to reporters at the UN headquarters, ambassador Nikki Haley said US expects its allies to back the country; otherwise “we’re taking names,” she said.
Muslim passengers in transit, bound for the US, were stopped and re-directed to flights headed for their home countries despite holding valid visas.
Donald Trump is declaring war on the world.
UN special rapporteur Tauli-Corpuz stressed the need for countries to incorporate the UN Declaration into national plans and legislation in order to ensure indigenous rights.
China could take on the US’s attack to try and emerge as a “full fledged super power”.
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?