Tag: Donald Trump

U.S. carries out airstrike against Iranian-backed militia target in Syria: Officials

The United States on Thursday carried out an airstrike in Syria against a structure belonging to what it said were Iran-backed militia, two officials told...

‘Too early to say’, says Donald Trump on running for President again in 2024

Former US President Donald Trump on Wednesday repeatedly dodged questions about his political future, saying it’s “too early to say” whether he will run for...

Former Trump casino where stars played goes out with a bang

ATLANTIC CITY: A spot on the Atlantic City Boardwalk where movie stars, athletes and rock stars used to party – and a future president honed...

Bitcoin breaks above $50,000: Here are nine of its best-known backers

Bitcoin rose above $50,000 on Tuesday for the first time, continuing a rally that has seen it rise nearly 900% since March last year. Sceptics...

China will ‘eat our lunch,’ Biden warns after clashing with Xi on most fronts

WASHINGTON | BEIJING: U.S. President Joe Biden and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping held their first phone call as leaders and appeared at odds on...

Chilling video footage becomes key exhibit in Donald Trump’s impeachment trial

WASHINGTON: Chilling security video of last month’s deadly insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, including of rioters searching menacingly for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Vice...

Democrats to focus on “terrible toll” of riot as Trump impeachment trial continues

WASHINGTON: Democrats making the case that Donald Trump should be convicted of inciting the siege at the U.S. Capitol will focus on Thursday on the...

Donald Trump: Trump can’t hang on to lawyers after false election claims

WASHINGTON: Donald Trump spent much of his career deploying high-powered lawyers to do his bidding. Now he is having trouble finding top-tier help when he...

Former British Governor-General of India finds mention during Trump’s impeachment proceedings

WASHINGTON: Prosecutors seeking to impeach Donald Trump for a historic second time on Tuesday invoked the trial of Warren Hastings, the first British Governor-General of...

Trump’s 2nd trial to start with vote over constitutionality

WASHINGTON: The Senate is poised to launch Donald Trump‘s second impeachment trial Tuesday, the defeated former president charged by the House with inciting the deadly...

US Secretary of State says Trump was right to take tougher approach on China

WASHINGTON: Former US President Donald Trump was right to take a tougher approach on China, newly-appointed Secretary of State Tony Blinken has said, reiterating the...

China gives Joe Biden’s dig at Xi Jinping lacking ‘D’ bone a pass; calls for managing differences

Beijing: China on Monday chose to ignore US President Joe Biden‘s comment that his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping lacked a democratic bone in his body...

Explainer: How Trump’s second impeachment trial will work

WASHINGTON: Former President Donald Trump‘s historic second impeachment trial begins Tuesday, forcing the Senate to decide whether to convict him of incitement of insurrection after...

SMIC Says Unable to Keep Up With Customer Demand for Certain Types of Chips

China’s Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation (SMIC) cannot meet customer demands for certain mature technologies and its plants have been running “fully loaded” for several quarters,...

Supreme Court: U.S. Supreme Court scraps arguments in Trump-era immigration and wall cases

WASHINGTON: The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday canceled upcoming scheduled arguments in appeals filed by Republican former President Donald Trump‘s administration defending his funding of...

Trump aimed mob ‘like a loaded cannon’ at Capitol, Democrats argue in impeachment

WASHINGTON: The U.S. House of Representatives Democrats who will prosecute former President Donald Trump in his second impeachment trial said in a brief filed on...

First Indo-US combat drill of Biden era in Rajasthan next week

(This story originally appeared in on Feb 01, 2021) NEW DELHI: India and the US are all set to kick off a major combat exercise...

India’s bid for permanent UNSC membership matter of discussion: Linda Thomas-Greenfield | India News

WASHINGTON: US President Joe Biden‘s pick for the ambassador to the United Nations, Linda Thomas-Greenfield, on Wednesday did not explicitly commit the support of the...

H1B Visa news: Huge relief for spouses of H-1B workers, Biden nixes Trump plan to kill H-4 work permits | India News

NEW YORK: “Withdrawn”. A single word on a thick bureaucratic file on the seventh day of the Biden administration delivered a huge win for spouses...

Donald Trump began with his ‘Great’ Wall. He ended with it, too

“It all started with the border, and that’s still where it is today.” These are the first lines of the Drive-By Truckers’ song “Ramón Casiano,”...

Arms deal, hacking complicate Joe Biden’s approach to Russia

WASHINGTON: President Joe Biden has been quickly thrown into a high-wire balancing act with Russia as he seeks to toughen his administration’s stance against Vladimir...

senate: Biden’s Commerce department pick stresses investment in COVID-19 recovery

Washington: President Joe Biden‘s pick to oversee the Commerce Department says investments across the country are needed to provide Americans with a pathway to a...

Donald Trump: Trump impeachment trial faces challenge from Republican Senator Paul

WASHINGTON: The Senate impeachment trial of Donald Trump on a charge of inciting the deadly Capitol siege could draw its first challenge on Tuesday, with...

One county, worlds apart: Bridging the political divide

Frederick: She fired up her laptop to scour the internet for bits from right-wing websites and conspiratorial YouTube channels. The inauguration of Joe Biden was...

The Trump presidency is now history. So how will it rank?

In the race to the bottom for the title of worst American president, the same few sorry names appear at the end of almost every...