In the last decade, the US has been the leading funder for preparing and responding to global infectious outbreaks, and the delivery of basic healthcare to low-income countries.
With the president focusing his energy on repelling allegations of ties to Russia, Republicans are worried about delay in important day-to-day legislation.
Issues of terrorism and global trade were much talked about, but disappointment was rife when Trump didn’t talk about Russia or back a climate change deal.
Former FBI director James Comey decided that he would first like to speak with the special counsel addressing the issue of Trump’s ties with Russia.
An internal DHS plan in February estimated the total cost for the wall at $21.6 billion but the White House’s budget proposal for 2018 included a request for just $1.6 billion.
The plan would cut $3.6 trillion in government spending over ten years, balancing the budget by the end of the decade.
For Trump’s supporters the crisis in the White House is the latest egregious example of mainstream media bias and of Washington insiders desperate to preserve their status.
President Donald Trump is meeting with the Saudi princes on Saturday and is expected to reassure allies and deliver a tough talk to address radicalism.
In his first interview since Comey’s dismissal, Trump appeared to try to underscore that Comey’s dismissal was about his performance at the FBI and not about the Russia probe.
James Comey’s firing is a timely reminder that Donald Trump is unpredictable, difficult to read and dismissive of the norms associated with his office.
While Trump has put in place a new culture of disruptive disagreement, institutional constraints and a vigorous media have combined to subject him to the rites of scrutiny and accountability.
The petition requires at least 100,000 signatures before May 14 to qualify for a response from the Trump administration.
US commerce secretary Wilbur Ross is believed to have said that US has started the process of reviewing H1B visas issues and no decision has been taken on it yet.
Pence’s Seoul stop kicks off a long-planned ten-day trip to Asia – his first as vice president – and comes amid concerns that Pyongyang could soon conduct its sixth nuclear test.
The policy of targeting women with children at the border has drastically reduced the numbers of undocumented migrants trying to cross the border into the US.
While the Trump administration is considering economic and diplomatic measures against North Korea for now, military options are not off the table.
Rex Tillerson received an icy welcome in Russia even as Trump announced that relations with Russia had soured over the missile attack on Syria, its ally.
The reversals on Russia and NATO could reassure US allies in Europe who were rattled by Trump’s overtures toward Moscow during the campaign.
It’s not too late to make a deal with North Korea. Ultimately, it’s what Pyongyang wants too.
Trump’s missile strike against Assad’s gassing of Syrians could be the beginning of an international law and consensus against use of chemical weapons.
Sean Spicer’s assertion sparked instant outrage on social media and from some Holocaust memorial groups who accused him of minimising Hitler’s crimes.
None of the Trump administration’s recent announcements with regard to H-1B visas radically new. While there may be challenges for employers, they are not insurmountable.
Syrian refugees have been banned from the US for the next 120 days. Whatever happens next, the country they are fleeing will never be the same again.
Trump’s initial order caused chaos at airports and was hit with more than two dozen lawsuits, many that claimed it discriminated against Muslims.
Mexico opened legal aid centres at its 50 consulates across the US on Saturday to defend its citizens, the Mexican government said, amid worries of a crackdown on illegal immigration under US President Donald Trump.
Calls for civil resistance against the rise of right-wing populism have emerged. But political activism is more than taking to the streets.
Reporters at the Associated Press and Time magazine walked out of the briefing when hearing that others had been barred from the session.
Donald Trump’s executive order triggered chaos at some US and overseas airports, led to international protests, complaints from US businesses and drew more than a dozen legal challenges.
Trump was informed in late January that Flynn had not told Vice President Mike Pence the whole truth about conversations he had before Trump took office with Russia’s ambassador to the US
The US Department of Treasury on Monday labelled El Aissami a drug “kingpin,” accusing him of facilitating shipments by air and sea and having links to drug gangs in Mexico and Colombia.
Speaking to a Washington audience on Friday,Husain Haqqani said that both the US and Pakistan needed to rethink their positions.
What do Nelson Mandela, Chairman Mao and Spanish politician Pablo Iglesias have in common with Donald Trump?
Any legal challenge is likely to be a difficult one for pipeline opponents as presidential authority to grant such permits is generally accepted in the courts.
Le Pen, leader of France’s right wing party, launched her election bid saying only she can protect France from globalisation and Islamic fundamentalism.
The Justice Department has filed an appeal against a judge’s order lifting Trump’s travel ban on citizens from seven Muslim-majority countries.
President Donald Trump on Thursday vowed to free churches and other tax-exempt institutions of a 1954 US law banning political activity, drawing criticism.
In a message to staff today, Reuters editor-in-chief Steve Adler wrote about covering President Trump the Reuters way.
Gulf countries have a history of using migrants’ rights as a tool in their geopolitical strategy.
Judge Neil Gorsuch has questioned how far judges should go in deferring to federal agencies’ interpretation of laws.
Challenges to Trump’s immigration orders have spread with three states joining the legal battle against the ban of citizens from Muslim majority countries.