Tag: Donald Trump

Joe Biden poised to pivot United States arms deals toward security, human rights

Ninety minutes before President Joe Biden took office on January 20th, the United States signed a $23 billion dollar deal to sell F-35 jets, drones...

US to begin reuniting migrant families separated under Trump

The United States will begin reuniting migrant children with their parents this week after they were separated by the administration of former president Donald Trump,...

Apple Supplier Foxconn Mostly Abandons $10-Billion Wisconsin Project Touted by Donald Trump

Foxconn is drastically scaling back a planned $10 billion (Rs. 75,400 crores) factory in Wisconsin, US, confirming its retreat from a project that former US...

Senate OKs bill to fight hate crimes against Asian Americans

The Senate on Thursday overwhelmingly passed a bill that would help combat the rise of hate crimes against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, a bipartisan...

Iran names suspect in Natanz attack, says he fled country

Iran named a suspect on Saturday in the attack on its Natanz nuclear facility that damaged centrifuges there, saying he had fled the country before...

US, NATO troops pulling out of Afghanistan will raise tremendous concerns for India: Experts

After the withdrawal of the US and NATO troops from Afghanistan by September 11, India will have tremendous concern on the resurgence of the Taliban...

Biden administration makes pitch for higher business taxes

The Biden administration is drilling down on the argument that higher corporate tax rates would ultimately help an ailing economy, saying the resulting infrastructure investments...

Google Beats Oracle in Supreme Court Andriod API Copyright Case

A man walks up the steps on the first day of a new term at the US Supreme Court in Washington, DC, October 7, 2019Photo:...

World economy risks ‘dangerously diverging’ even as growth booms

The world economy is on course for its fastest growth in more than a half century this year, yet differences and deficiencies could hold it...

Most COVID Deaths Could Have Been Avoided

March 29, 2021 — Most of the coronavirus-related deaths in the U.S. were avoidable, Deborah Birx, MD, the coronavirus response coordinator under former President Donald...

With eyes on China, Quad allies including India launch vaccine plan

The United States, India, Japan and Australia on Friday announced a joint drive to ramp up the Covid-19 vaccine supply in Asia, mounting a challenge...

Russia backs plans for Afghanistan interim rule with Taliban

Russia said Friday it backed the Taliban‘s integration into a future interim government in Afghanistan, as global powers ramped up efforts to secure a peace...

Donald Trump targets disloyal Republicans, repeats election lies and hints at 2024 run

Former President Donald Trump hinted on Sunday at a possible presidential run in 2024, attacked President Joe Biden and repeated his fraudulent claims he won...

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...