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Wednesday, February 19, 2020



Huawei calls on US to lift export restrictions

July 12, 2019 4:23 pm

Huawei chairman on Friday said the Chinese tech giant is yet to see any benefit from US President Donald Trump's promise to allow US companies to sell some components to the company

Explained: Demilitarized Zone, where Trump may meet Kim, is a vestige of Cold War

June 29, 2019 1:05 pm

The DMZ, which runs across the Korean Peninsula, is 248 kilometres long and the 4 kilometres wide. Created as a buffer at the close of the 1950-53 Korean War, it's jointly overseen by the American-led UN Command and North Korea.

Iraqi president says Donald Trump did not ask permission to 'watch Iran'

February 04, 2019 2:23 pm

Speaking at a forum in Baghdad, Salih was responding to a question about Trump's comments to CBS about how he would ask troops stationed in Iraq to "watch" Iran.

Trump comforts storm-ravaged Carolinas with hot dogs and hugs

September 20, 2018 10:30 am

Trump also praised the volunteers, at one point hugging a young helper and telling his parents, ``You did a good job.'' Trump walked through a storm-damaged neighbourhood where waterlogged sofa cushions, mattresses and downed trees were piled up along streets.

In Davos, Donald Trump will tell world US 'open for business', says White House

January 24, 2018 7:27 am

"The President will continue to promote fair economic competition," he said. Trump is the first US President to attend the World Economic Forum meeting in Davos in nearly two decades. 

Republicans begin final push on killing Obama-era regulations

April 29, 2017 10:03 am

Using an obscure 1996 law known as the Congressional Review Act, Republicans have passed 13 resolutions killing Obama-era regulations on energy, the environment, gun control, education, family-planning funding and corruption.

Donald Trump's 100 days in White House: Muslim travel ban, repealing Obamacare, the Wall

April 29, 2017 7:34 pm

The 100-day benchmark was established by President Franklin D. Roosevelt when he took office in 1933, in the midst of his attempt to fight the Great Depression.

Is Donald Trump strategically pushing out non-Americans from the United States?

February 02, 2017 5:03 pm

If you pull back for a moment from the distracting cacophony engineered by Trump, you'll realize that there is a plan after all. The dots do connect.

Tech companies to meet on legal challenge to Trump immigration order

January 31, 2017 12:19 pm

Group of technology companies plans to to discuss filing an amicus brief in support of a lawsuit challenging US President Donald Trump's Immigration ban.

From arrests of journalists to future bans on protests: Is Trump’s America all about gagging dissent?

January 27, 2017 4:18 pm

Last week, reports surfaced stating that Republican legislators were teaming up to propose laws which would make peaceful protests illegal in Washington, Michigan, Iowa, Minnesota and North Dakota.


Will Ex-PepsiCo chief Indra Nooyi be the World Bank's next CEO?

January 16, 2019 3:40 pm

Ex-PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi is reportedly among the frontrunners for the post of World Bank CEO. US President Donald Trump is considering multiple candidates to nominate for the post and Nooyi's name is reportedly being considered.