The previously classified document, written by Republicans on the House of Representatives intelligence committee, alleges that the federal probe of potential collusion between Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign and Russia was a product of political bias against Trump at the FBI and Justice Department.
“Diplomacy should (impose) reason on Kim’s reckless rhetoric and dangerous provocations,” Mattis said, referring to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
Excerpts from Michael Wolff’s ‘Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House’.
The US President cut ties with the former White House chief strategist over the comments Bannon made about Donald Trump’s son.
According to diplomatic sources, Trump’s tweet could be a sign that US was serious about its ‘deadlines’ given to Pakistan taking action against the Taliban and Haqqani network.
Past WTO conferences have also ended unsuccessfully. This, however, was the first time where there was no palpable appetite on the part of any country to even try and make it a success.
The Court of Appeals also stated that its ruling would be put on hold until a decision on the latest version of the administration’s travel ban is passed by the Supreme Court.
The lawsuit, filed after the Republican president took office in January, accused Trump of running afoul of the constitution’s “emoluments” clause by maintaining ownership of his business empire while in office.
According to the US government, Lazarus Group, the hacking entity working on behalf of the North Korean government, is responsible for the cyber attack that crippled hospitals, banks and other companies across the globe this year.
Democratic lawmakers in recent days have expressed concern that Trump might fire Mueller.
A preview panel for the upcoming Jaipur Literature Festival discussed the future of politics and democracy in India.
With the US going back on its promise of helping India and other nations, the Modi government will pressured in its quest to double farmer incomes.
The new diplomatic move comes amid Japan’s demands for exerting pressure on North Korea through sanctions to give up its nuclear weapons.
Trump’s announcement has the potential of not only affecting the political ecology of a place where history is a matter of life and death, but could also cause a ripple effect much further afield.
Trump reversed decades of US policy on Wednesday with his announcement and instructions to begin the process of moving the embassy in Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
Created by Trump’s predecessor, the DACA provides protection from deportation and work permits.
The ban proposes to make exceptions for the people from the targeted countries to apply for a visa for tourism, education or business purposes as well as also allowing any applicant to ask for an individual waiver.
The UN Security Council will meet on Friday over US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
India’s response was muted, with no reiteration of its long standing position on East Jerusalem being the future capital of Palestine.
Donald Trump’s bellicose long-term Iran strategy would certainly create a rift between the US and European powers. Even more perhaps than the one that followed George W. Bush’s decision to invade Iraq in 2003.
A hefty victory would raise the likelihood that Abe will win a third term as LDP leader next September and go on to become Japan’s longest-serving premier.
The external affairs ministry statement comes days after the US secretary of state criticised China and a week before Tillerson’s visit to India.
US officials said Trump was expected to announce that he will not certify the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, believing the agreement is not in the national interests of the US.
His decision is likely to please those among his political base who detest the Obamacare system, which many Republicans have attacked for years as an unneeded government intrusion in Americans’ healthcare.
The withdrawal of the United States, which provides a fifth of UNESCO’s funding, is a severe blow for the Paris-based organisation.
A US official acknowledged indications that North Korea could be preparing for the test on or around October 10, the anniversary of the ruling party.
Trump removed a US trade embargo and other penalties that had effectively cut Sudan off from much of the global financial system.
The Trump administration on Tuesday expelled 15 diplomats to protest Communist-run Cuba’s failure to protect US embassy staff in Havana.
Without being specific, Trump pressed the military leaders to provide him with “a broad range of military options, when needed, at a much faster pace.”
A former British spy who compiled a dossier with allegations that Russia helped Donald Trump in the 2016 US election has met with investigators working for the special counsel.
Rushdie offers no easy answers, but the spirit of questions The Golden House helps provoke, makes it a great book and a worthwhile investment.
Tillerson said during a trip to China that the US had multiple direct channels of communication with Pyongyang, expressing hope for reducing tensio
His visit will include attending two major summits, the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum in Vietnam and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations conclave in the Philippines.
The high court cancelled oral arguments scheduled for October 10 to decide whether or not a March 6 executive order that temporarily blocked travel from six Muslim-majority countries was discriminatory.
The White House stated the border wall with Mexico would not be central to dialogue or subsequent legislation on the DACA issue that has 80,000 ‘Dreamers’ in limbo.
The Supreme Court ruling gives Trump a partial victory as the high court prepares for a key October hearing on the constitutionality of Trump’s controversial executive order
“I would prefer not going the route of the military” Trump said. “If we do use it on North Korea, it will be a very sad day for North Korea.”
The Trump administration’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals programme has drawn sharp criticisim from Indian origin legislators.
In a repeat of the Amritsar ‘Heart of Asia’ declaration, the BRICS statement at Xiamen names the Lashkar, Jaish, TTP and other terrorist groups.
If implemented, the new policy will likely lead to confrontation with nuclear-armed Pakistan, but that does not mean the US should shy away from holding Islamabad’s feet to the fire.