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Trump did it again, slams 'dirty' media
New York [U.S.], June 13 : U.S. President Donald Trump again took to twitter to slam the media saying "fake news" is being published. Read Full Story

Trump reacts on Twitter on 9th circuit Court verdict
New York [U.S.], June 13 : Reacting furiously on twitter to the San Francisco-based 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruling against reinstating his revised executive order limiting travel from six-Muslim majority countries, President Donald Trump emphasized that the travel ban is essential at such a dangerous time in America and the world. Read Full Story

Democrats join hands with Republican Rand to oppose Saudi arms deal
Washington [U.S.A.], June 13 : Senate Democrats are joining hands with Republican Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky to oppose a segment of U.S. President Donald Trump's arms deal with Saudi Arabia. Read Full Story

U.S. sanctions ISIS leaders involved in chemical weapons development
Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], June 13 : The United States has announced sanctions on two Islamic State (IS) chemical weapons experts, in the first such effort to specifically target the terrorist group's chemical weapons leadership. Read Full Story

Democrats parody Trump for his 'all praise' Cabinet meeting
Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], June 13 : Minutes after United States President Donald Trump received a 'tribute paying session' at his Cabinet meeting in full public view on Monday, senior Democrat and New York Sen. Chuck Schumer released a short video parodying the roundtable. Read Full Story

Trump showered with 'glowing tributes' in his first Cabinet meeting
New York [US], June. 13 : An unusual 'tribute session' was witnessed at the first meeting of President Donald Trump's full Cabinet, as heads of his executive branch agencies showered praises on the first five months of Trump's administration, while the President basked in the pouring admiration. Read Full Story

Remember Trump's 'covfefe'? Now it's an official act!
New York [US], June. 13 : With the world still befuddled trying to figure out the meaning of 'covfefe'- a term seemingly coined by President Donald Trump, the word has now become an official bill. Read Full Story

'Unprecedented Constitutional violations': Two attorneys general sue Trump
London [UK], June. 13 : An unprecedented lawsuit aimed at Donald Trump alleges that the President's ties to the business empire that he built as a private citizen, violates anti-corruption clauses in the Constitution. Read Full Story

Trump's revised travel ban blocked again by US appeals court
London [UK], June. 13 : President Donald Trump's revised travel ban has run into a new hurdle, as another federal appeals court has upheld the decision to block the ban. Read Full Story

Ivanka surprised by 'viciousness' of media covering her father's presidency
Washington D.C. [United States], June 12 : United States President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump on Monday said that she is surprised by the "viciousness" of the media covering her father's presidency. Read Full Story

Donald Trump's Britain visit on hold over 'popularity woes'
London [UK], June. 12 : United States President Donald Trump has conveyed to British Prime Minister Theresa May in a phone call, that he has no intention of going through with his visit to the United Kingdom, until he gets the necessary support from the English public. Read Full Story

President Trump is making our jobs harder, say TV writers
Washington D.C. [USA], June 11 : Writers and creators of American Television believe that they are worried about their jobs because of President Donald Trump. Read Full Story

Trump puts UK visit on hold over concerns of 'mass-protests'
London [UK], June 11 : U.S. President Donald Trump has told British Prime Minister Theresa May in a phone call that he does not want to go ahead with a state visit to Britain if there were large-scale protests. Read Full Story

U.S: 'Anti-Sharia' protestors clash with counter demonstrators
New York [USA], June 11 : A right-wing group protesting Islamic law, or Sharia law, clashed with counter demonstrators in Seattle, Minneapolis and other cities. Read Full Story

Donald Trump to unveil new Cuba policy next Friday
Washington [U.S.], June 10 : U.S. President Donald Trump will unveil his administration's new policy toward Cuba in a speech in Miami next Friday. Read Full Story

WH social media director Dan Scavino warned after tweet
Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], June 10 : The U.S. Office of Special Counsel has reprimanded Senior White House aide Dan Scavino for violating the Hatch Act in a tweet, according to a letter posted by a Washington watchdog group. Read Full Story

House, Senate investigators request for Trump tapes, Comey memos
Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], June 10 : House and Senate investigators have triggered off a series of requests after former FBI director James Comey's testimony, and sought for memos of his private discussions with President Donald Trump and any records the White House kept of their discussion, including audio recordings. Read Full Story

Romney 'would have accepted' Secretary of State post under Trump
Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], June 10 : Former Governor of Massachusetts Mitt Romney has revealed that he was serious enough about becoming President Donald Trump's Secretary of State and that he spoke to Hillary Clinton about the post, who encouraged him to take it. Read Full Story

Trump says is willing to testify under oath about Comey claims
Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], June 10 : United States President Donald Trump has said he was willing to testify under oath about his conversations with former FBI director James Comey. Read Full Story

Trump breaks Twitter silence, says ex-FBI chief Comey is a 'leaker'
Washington D.C. (United States), June 9 : U.S.President Donald J. Trump on Friday fired off an early morning tweet in which he said he had been "vindicated" by the James Comey hearing, adding that the former FBI director was a "leaker." Read Full Story

Now U.S. to invest in hydrogen, fuel cell energy
Washington, D.C. [United States], June 9 : Merely a week after President Donald Trump's announcement to withdraw from the Paris Accord, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced that approximately USD 15.8 million for 30 new projects aimed at discovery and development of novel, low-cost materials necessary for hydrogen production and storage and for fuel cells onboard light-duty vehicles. Read Full Story

Democrats start impeachment proceedings against President Trump
New York [U.S.], June 8 : A pair of Democrats in Congress are drafting up articles of impeachment against U.S. President Donald Trump, saying the president's decision to fire former FBI Director James Comey constitutes an obstruction of justice. Read Full Story

U.S. intelligence chiefs decline to comment on Trump inquiry
Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], June 8 : U.S. intelligence chiefs have refused to comment on whether President Donald Trump asked them to curb an FBI-led investigation into contacts between his election campaign and Moscow. Read Full Story

Obama, Trudeau bring the 'bromance' back
Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], June 8 : Former United States President Barack Obama and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met once again on Tuesday night for a dinner in Trudeau's hometown of Montreal. Read Full Story

Trump nominates new FBI Director
New Delhi , June 07 : U.S. President Donald Trump has nominated Christopher A. Wray as the next Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Director after he sacked James Comey from the post. Read Full Story

Trump urges House to pass VA Accountability legislation quickly
New Delhi , June 7 : United States President Donald Trump has lauded the Veterans Affairs (VA) Accountability legislation and urged the House of Representatives to pass the bill quickly. Read Full Story

Trump says travel ban needed for 'certain dangerous countries'
Washington DC (U.S.), June 6 : U.S. President Donald Trump has insisted the need for a travel ban for certain "dangerous countries". Read Full Story

Comey to testify openly about Trump discussions, not so on Russia
Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], June 6 : Former FBI director James Comey has told the Senate intelligence committee he would not be constrained in discussing his conversations with President Donald Trump. Read Full Story

Trump unveils plan to upgrade air traffic control system
Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], June 6 : United States President Donald Trump derided America's air traffic control systems on Monday as "antiquated", "horrible" and in urgent need of modernisation, while also making an apparent jibe at former president Barack Obama. Read Full Story

Hillary slams Trump over tweet on London Mayor
New York [U.S.A], June 6 : Hillary Clinton has slammed United States President Donald Trump over his recent tweets on London terror attack and for misconstruing London Mayor Sadiq Khan's remarks post the attack. Read Full Story

Contractor charged with leaking NSA information on Russian hacking
Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], June 6 : The United States Justice Department has announced charges against a federal contractor with Top Secret security clearance, after she allegedly leaked classified information to an online media outlet. Read Full Story

Trump-Sadiq Khan feud: Mayors of America rally in support of London Mayor
London [U.K.], June 6 : In the wake of the ensuing feud between London Mayor Sadiq Khan with United States President Donald Trump, the United States Conference of Mayors has issued a statement offering its suppport to the former. Read Full Story

Trump does believe climate is changing: Nikki Haley
Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], June 6 : U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley has said that President Donald Trump believes in climate change and that humans have a role in it even as she answered a central question in the wake of his decision to withdraw the country from the Paris climate accord. Read Full Story

I'm calling it what it is: Trump on 'travel ban'
Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], June 6 : In the aftermath of the London terror attack, United States President Donald Trump has retorted, once again, to the U.S. courts for blocking his attempted travel ban against people from six Muslim-majority countries. Read Full Story

London Mayor's statement on terror attack a 'pathetic excuse': Trump
New Delhi , June 5 : United States President Donald Trump has branded London Mayor Sadiq Khan's statement on the recent terror attack as a 'pathetic excuse'. Read Full Story

Orlando: Disgruntled employee goes on shooting spree, kills five
Orlando [United States], June 5 : Five people have been killed in a shooting incident that took place at a business headquarters in Orlando, Florida on Monday. Read Full Story

Orlando: 'Multiple fatalities' in shooting at business headquarters
Orlando [United States], June 5 : Several people have reportedly been killed in a deadly shooting at a business headquarters in Orlando, Florida on Monday. Read Full Story

Trump calls for ending political correctness post London terror attack
New Delhi , June 4 : United States President Donald Trump has called for ending political correctness in wake of London terror attack that left seven persons dead and said that the world must get down to the business of security for the people. Read Full Story

'Internal fight' within Washington damaged US-Russia ties: Russian envoy
New York [USA], June 03 : Russian Ambassador to the United States, Sergey Kislyak, has said that ties between the two countries were held hostage to political infighting in Washington, however, adding there was hope for improvement. Read Full Story

Trump may block Comey testimony
New York [U.S.], June 3 : The White House may try to invoke executive privilege as former FBI Director James Comey testifies before a Senate on June 8 about the accusations that President Donald Trump pressured him to end his investigation into his former national security adviser's ties to Russia.'s . Read Full Story

US industry captains quit Trump advisory councils post Paris accord exit decision
Washington [United States], June 2 : Captains of industry, corporations and business groups in the United States have decided to quit from key business advisory councils of the Trump Administration in frustration over the president's decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord. Read Full Story

US industry captains quit Trump advisory councils post Paris accord exit decision
Washington [United States], June 2 : Captains of industry, corporations and business groups in the United States have decided to quit from key business advisory councils of the Trump Administration in frustration over the president's decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord. Read Full Story

Obama slams Trump over Paris Climate Accord pullout
New York [U.S.], June 2 : Former President Barack Obama has criticised President Donald Trump over his decision to pull the United States out from the Paris climate agreement. Read Full Story

Over 51,000 lives can be saved if US switches from coal to solar
Washington D.C. [USA], Jun 2 : President Donald Trump cited his fondness for coal power when announcing his decision to pull out of the Paris climate accord, but according to a recent study, the U.S. can save lives and money by replacing coal with solar. Read Full Story

Indian American Ananya Vinay wins US National Spelling Bee contest
Maryland (United States), June 2 : Twelve-year-old Indian American Ananya Vinay, who lives in Fresno, California, has been declared the winner of the 90th Scripps National Spelling Bee. Read Full Story

Trump to US Supreme Court: Reinstate travel ban on six Muslim nations
Washington [United States], June 2 : The Trump administration has asked the United States Supreme Court to reinstate its travel ban blocking the entry of citizens from six Muslim-majority countries. Read Full Story

Jim Carrey comes to Kathy Griffin's rescue
London [UK], June 2 : With her controversial photo shoot holding President Donald Trump's severed head taking the flak, Kathy Griffin found some support from fellow comedian Jim Carrey. Read Full Story

Rosie O'Donnell's take on Barron Trump's reaction to 'severed head' photo
New Delhi , June 2 : And Rosie O'Donnell does it again! Read Full Story

Trump to keep US embassy in Tel Aviv
New York[U.S.], June 2 : President Donald Trump has signed the waiver keeping the US embassy to Israel in Tel Aviv, thus avoiding the initiative of moving it to a controversial location Jerusalem. Read Full Story

Obama laments over Trump's decision of quitting Paris climate accord
New York[U.S.], June 2 : Former US President Barack Obama lamented over the decision of President Donald Trump to withdraw from the United States, saying the deal was meant to "protect the world we leave to our children." Read Full Story

Star Theatre New Jersey calls of Kathy Griffin's show post beheaded Trump video
New Delhi , June 2 : Looks like Kathy Griffin and her beheaded Trump photo row is not over yet. Read Full Story

Former FBI Director James Comey to testify on June 8
New York[U.S.], June 2 : Former FBI Director James Comey will testify in open session before the Senate intelligence committee on June 8 about the investigation of possible collusion between Trump campaign and Russian officials. Read Full Story

'We're getting out' from Paris climate accord" Trump
New York [U.S.], June 2 : President Donald Trump has announced his decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate accord, arguing that the 2015 agreement was detrimental to the US economy. Read Full Story

White House reiterates Trump's support for strong US-Israel alliance
Washington [United States], June 1 : The White House on Thursday reiterated that President Donald Trump continues to favour and support a strong alliance between the United States and Israel, and added that his decision to delay the moving of the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem should not be seen as dilution of that support. Read Full Story

New teen drivers 3 times as likely to be involved in deadly crash
Washington D.C. [USA], Jun 1 : Parents, do you let your teen turn a key in an ignition? According to a recent study, new teen drivers aged 16-17 years old are three times as likely as adults to be involved in a deadly crash. Read Full Story

Trump to announce decision on Paris Accord on Thursday amid exit reports
New Delhi , June 1 : President Donald Trump has said that he will announce his decision whether the United States would pull out of the Paris Accord on climate change on Thursday. Read Full Story

Trump Admin. to return Russian compounds in U.S.
Washington D.C. [U.S.A], June 1 : U.S. President Donald Trump's administration is mulling to hand back two diplomatic compounds near New York and Maryland's Eastern Shore to Russia. Read Full Story

Three Mile Island's 1979 nuke accident linked to thyroid cancer
Washington D.C. [USA], Jun 1 : A team of researchers has found a link between the 1979 Three Mile Island nuclear accident and thyroid cancer cases in south-central Pennsylvania. Read Full Story

Trump blasts 'crooked Hillary' for blaming others for election loss
Washington D.C. [USA], June 01 : U.S. President Donald Trump blasted his former presidential rival Hillary Clinton for blaming her electoral loss on various factors including, Russia, fake news, Democratic National Committee's data operation and anti-American forces. Read Full Story

Armed man arrested from Trump hotel, averting possible 'disaster'
Washington D.C. [USA], June 01 : A Pennsylvania man was arrested on gun charges on Wednesday inside the Trump International Hotel, after a Bushmaster AR-15 assault-style weapon and dozens of rounds of ammunition were found in his vehicle. Read Full Story


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