A narrow bilateral approach to foreign policy can stall India’s aspirations in becoming a global leader.
The Iranian regime may have succeeded at ending the street protests, but it has not been able to put off the fire beneath the ashes.
The three-day-old campaign has opened a new front in Syria’s multi-sided civil war, realigning a battlefield where outside powers are supporting local combatants.
China’s foreign ministry said USS Hopper missile destroyer came within 12 nautical miles of Huangyan Island, which is also known as Scarborough Shoal and subject to a rival claim by the Philippines.
The Bill needed 60 votes in the 100-member Senate but fell short with only 50 supporting it.
Trump pledged that his administration would always defend “the right to life.”
In shutdowns, non-essential government employees are placed on temporary unpaid leave. Workers deemed essential, including those dealing with public safety and national security, keep working.
Legal residents in the US who have no citizenship and get convicted for a crime can be sent back to their country of origin. No appeal is possible. The nature of the crime is not taken into account.
Passage of the legislation marked a disappointing end to a years-long effort by a coalition of liberal Democrats and libertarian-leaning Republicans to redefine the scope of US intelligence collection.
The US administration announced this week that it is withholding $65 million from a planned $125 million aid package for the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian Refugees.
DHS said in a regulatory filing that it was removing Haiti from lists of more than 80 countries whose citizens can be granted H-2A and H-2B visas, given to seasonal workers in agriculture and other industries.
Pakistan has already built a vibrant military relationship with China and also turned to UK, France, Sweden, Turkey and Italy for its arms supplies.
China’s President Xi Jinping told the US President Donald Trump that their efforts to curb North Korea’s nuclear ambitions must continue.
Ecuador made the move hours after the British government refused a request from the South American nation for Assange to be given diplomatic status, which could give him immunity from arrest should he try to leave the embassy.
The groundbreaking court brought many of the war’s worst criminals to justice, but more is needed to heal the region’s deep divisions.
Since Trump was elected president, the US has eschewed soft power. China has spotted the gap and is attempting to woo many countries whose US relations are wavering.
Settlements have been one of the most heated issues in efforts pertaining to restarting the Israel-Palestine talks that have been frozen since 2014.
The talks between the two Korean nations pertain to North Korea’s participation in the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics and the Paralympics as well as the improvement of inter-Korean relations.
Called the “Buy American” plan, its approach is expected to ease export rules on US military exports and weigh economic benefits for American manufacturers in a decision-making process above human rights considerations.
Young people in the West are historically competitive, anxious and unhappy. Malcolm Harris’ Kids These Days: Human Capital and the Making of Millennials tries to find out why.
The Yemeni population shall be, subject to “the largest famine the world has seen for many decades with millions of victims”, if humanitarian aid is not urgently provided.
In the US, the proportion of workers in unions fell from a high of 35% in 1954, mostly in the private sector, to 11% in 2016, with nearly half in the public sector.
Calling Trump’s announcement on Jerusalem, a ” dangerous violation of international law’, the League then had met to counter the US President’s move that according to them had no legal impact.
The US President also expressed hope of a positive development from talks between North and South Korea, announcement of which came after Washington and Seoul delayed a military exercise over Pyongang’s nuclear and missile programs.
Trump’s reply came in response to Michael Wolff’s statement that the former is unfit for presidency and his book is creating “the perception and the understanding that will finally end … this presidency.”
While the National Weather Service warned of freezing rain in Missouri and areas to the northeast, warnings against wind chill extended from the state of New England to Ohio and Pennsylvania.
The suspension of aid is reversible if Pakistan were to show real progress in hunting down terrorists and rid itself of its rinse-and-repeat cycle.
Little progress has been made in the talks marked by rigid positions, tension and secrecy despite five rounds of negotiations between Canada, the US and Mexico.
The proposal came in response to the anti-government protests that have swept Iranian cities and towns over the past week, killing about 21 people in the unrest.
Dissolving the election fraud panel set up in May last year, President Trump in a statement said that he has “asked the Department of Homeland Security to review these issues and determine next courses of action.”
The US has about 2,000 troops in Syria fighting ISIS. Mattis’ comments are likely to anger Syrian president Bashar al-Assad, who has previously called US troops “illegal invader” forces.
UN special rapporteur Yanghee Lee singled out China and Russia because they had failed to back some moves in the UN aimed at trying to halt the Myanmar military’s crackdown on the Rohingya Muslims.
Rejecting Russian allegations, the US claimed that its military base at Tanf in Syria is instead being used as a temporary base to train partner forces to fight the ISIS.
Most state officials who oversee elections and election law experts say that voter fraud is rare in the US.
The Russian foreign minister told the RIA news agency that the timing of the next meeting between Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump had not yet been discussed.
Asked why Thailand decided to invite Myanmar despite concerns over the crackdown against the Rohingya the official said: “That never came up in the discussions. We separated that issue (the Rohingya). We focus on training, on education, on military cooperation.
A nuclear exchange between the US and North Korea would go off the charts in terms of lives lost, economies wrecked, and the environment destroyed.
The new document changes the word “child” to “unmarried individual under the age of 18” in many instances.
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 Election tribunal’s vote tally had initially cleared favoured opposition candidate Salvador Nasralla, which later swung in favour of the current President Juan Hernandez after a 36-hour delay.