PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP
View: India shouldn’t follow US narrative on Iran
There is a strong spiritual and theological connect between Shias in J&K and Kargil with Iran. With Iranian help, Kargil Shias have set up Imam Khomeini Memorial Trust, which has now become a politically influential organisation.
NATO ambassadors to meet on Iran crisis: Official
Last week's killing of Qasem Soleimani in a US drone strike at Baghdad airport surprised m...
PM speaks to US President Trump; expresses desire to enhance cooperation in areas of mutual interest
Modi highlighted the significant progres...
Trump's threat to target Iran cultural sites sparks backlash
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo insisted Sunday that any US military action against Iran would conform to international law after President Donald Trump was accused of threatening a war crime by declaring cultural sites as potential targets.
Daughter of slain Iran general warns families of US troops
Zainab Soleimani made the comment at a mass processional in Tehran, Iran's capital, on Monday. She said: "The families of U.S. soldiers in the Middle East will spend their days waiting for death of their children."
Iran general replacing Soleimani vows revenge for US killing
Esmail Ghaani's threat comes as the blowback over the U.S.killing of top Iranian general Qassem Soleimani. Separately, Iraq's parliament has called for the expulsion of all American troops from Iraqi soil.
Senate Democrats await Trump answers about Soleimani killing
On Monday, two top Senate Democrats called on President Donald Trump to immediately declassify the administration’s reasoning for the strike...
Details of US-China deal to be published after signing: White House
After nearly two years of escalating conflict, US President Donald Trump and top Chinese trade envoy Liu He are due to sign a "phase one" agreement on January 15. "The whole document will be released Wednesday," Larry Kudlow, director of the National Economic Council, told reporters.
High oil prices pose threat to improvement in Indian CAD: Report
Downbeat sentiments saw USD-INR exchange rate test past 72 to two-month high, while the benchmark equity indices witnessed mayhem on Monday, said a report by Singapore's banking group DBS.
An emotional Khamenei shows Iran general's death is personal
The US killed Soleimani, other Revolutionary Guard members and a senior Iraqi militia leader in a stunning attack on their convoy, shortly after Soleimani had arrived at Baghdad's international airport. The killing, ordered by Trump, has dramatically heightened the risk of war as senior Iranian figures vow to strike US military targets in response.
US likely to sign trade deal with China on Jan 15: Trump
Beijing's trade envoy Vice Premier Liu He is scheduled to visit the US next week to sign the interim agreement's "Phase One", marking a pause in the nearly two-year trade war between the two sides.
The Mideast shock: Calm for now, but the worry lingers on
There is speculation that Iran may engage in some proxy action in Lebanon or Iraq
Questions for 2020: Donald Trump gets re-elected?
Under Trump, US unemployment has fallen to 3.5%, the lowest since 1969, and a Chinese slowdown, in conjunction with a strong economy, actually strengthening Trump’s leverage in the ‘trade war’ arena.
As standoff with Iran escalates, US resumes military training for Pakistan
Pakistan military is part of US security plan in West Asia; it is administered under US military based in the Gulf region.
US-China 'phase one' trade deal to be signed January 15
The two sides earlier this month announced a "Phase One" deal in their nearly two-year trade confrontation.
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