PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP
View: There’s a new fight in an old, turbulent region, where India has to do business with all
India, for its part, will have to reconcile Iranian regional ambitions with a repackaged US idea of global power.
Donald Trump tweets that Iran will 'never have a nuclear weapon'
Writing in all-caps, the US President Donald Trump tweeted: "IRAN WILL NEVER...
Pentagon chief says no specific evidence Iran was plotting to attack four U.S. embassies
Since confirming that Iranian military leader Soleim...
U.S. clean energy investment hits new record despite Trump administration views
Clean energy investment in the United States surged to a fresh record of $55.5 billion last year, despite the government's attempts to roll back supportive policies.
Donald Trump says 52 targets already lined up if Iran retaliates
President Donald Trump has issued a stark warning to Iran, threatening to hit dozens of targets in the Islamic Republic "very fast and very hard'' if it retaliates for the targeted killing of the head of Iran's elite Quds Force. Trump appeared to respond to such threats with tweets justifying Soleimani's killing and matching the bellicose language from Iran.
Not ready for peace with India without resolving Kashmir issue in just manner: Pakistan Foreign Minister
Addressing the CSIS think-tank on Thursday, Qureshi reiterated Pakistan's demand that US President Donald Trump should mediate to resolve the Kashmir issue.Ties between India and Pakistan came under severe strain after New Delhi revoked Jammu and Kashmir's special status and bifurcated it into two Union Territories on August 5, evoking strong reactions from Islamabad.
Facebook misleading people, its behaviour shameful: Nancy Pelosi
Pelosi, during her weekly press briefing, said that Facebook has been very abusive of the great opportunity that technology has given them. According to Pelosi, Facebook intends to be accomplices for misleading the American people "with money from God knows where".
Gold inches down as US-China trade deal stokes risk-taking
US gold futures eased 0.1 per cent to $1,553.10.
'Million-strong' homage for Qasem Soleimani brings Tehran to standstill
Soleimani, one of Iran's most popular public figures, was killed in a US drone strike on Friday near Baghdad international airport. He was 62. His assassination drove up tensions between arch-enemies Washington and Tehran, which has vowed "severe revenge".
U.S. & China tiptoe around holes in new trade agreement
US and China signed an initial trade deal on Wednesday that will roll back some tariffs and boost Chinese purchases of U.S. products, defusing an 18-month row between the world's two largest economies but leaving a number of sore spots unresolved.
US, Iran draw back from brink but new threats show crisis not over
Iran spurned US President Donald Trump's call for a new nuclear pact and a commander threatened more attacks after both sides appeared to back off from intensified conflict.
US removes currency manipulator label on China
Just two days before President Donald Trump is set to sign a "phase one" trade agreement with China, the US Treasury said in its semi-annual report to Congress that the yuan has strengthened and Beijing is no longer considered a currency manipulator.
Tokyo shares tread water after US-China trade deal; machinery makers lag
The Nikkei share average added 0.1 per cent to 23,933.13.
We took action to stop, not start a war: Donald Trump
President Donald Trump said Friday the U.S. military at his direction executed a "flawless precision strike that killed the number one terro...
US, China set to sign massive purchases deal, easing trade war
Trump and Liu are scheduled to sign the 86-page document, at a White House event before over 200 invited guests from business, government and diplomatic circles. A translation of the text to Chinese was still being completed late on Tuesday afternoon, as Liu met with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer.
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