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01-Sep-2020 Washington

I inherited him: Trump says of Fauci

US President Donald Trump has questioned the value of Anthony Fauci to the White House coronavirus task force, saying that he "inherited" the country's top infectious disease expert, the media reported."I disagree with a lot of what he said," The Hill news...

23-Aug-2020 Washington

Donald Trump declares California wildfires major disaster

US President Donald Trump has declared that the massive wildfires wreaking havoc across California, which have already burnt over 1 million acres of land and forced the evacuation of tens of thousands of residents, were a major disaster and has released...

11-Aug-2020 Washington

Children unlikely to catch coronavirus : Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump has doubled down on his assertion that children are "essentially immune" from COVID-19, despite a new report which said nearly 100,000 kids tested were infected with the virus by the end of July.On Monday, the new report from the...

02-Aug-2020 Washington

Donald Trump says working on "a big immigration bill"

US President Donald Trump said that his administration is working on what he called "a big immigration bill."Speaking to reporters at the White House before a trip to Florida, Trump said the bill will be "merit-based", the BBC reported on Saturday.In addition,...

01-Aug-2020 Washington

He'll ban TikTok from operating in US : Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump has said that he will ban the popular Chinese-owned video app TikTok from operating in the country through an executive order as early as Saturday, according to media reports.Speaking to reporters on board the Air Force One on...

30-Jul-2020 New York

Donald Trump floats idea of postponing Presidential polls

US President Donald on Thursday raised the idea of delaying the November 3 Presidential elections, asserting that postal voting by all voters being adopted in some states because of the Covid-19 crisis could lead to fraud.He asked in a tweet, "Delay the...

16-Jul-2020 Washington

Donald Trump continues legal fight to conceal financial records

Lawyers for US President Donald Trump have said that he will continue his fight to shield his tax returns and financial records from a federal prosecutor who subpoenaed them, days after the Supreme Court ruled the President is not entirely immune to criminal...

15-Jul-2020 Washington

Ended preferential treatment for Hong Kong : Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump has signed an order to end preferential treatment for Hong Kong, as his administration adopts an increasingly tough stance on China."Hong Kong will now be treated the same as mainland China," the president told reporters at the...

14-Jul-2020 New York

Trump vs Fauci reaches fever pitch as WH smear campaign rages

It's official. The White House has turned on America's top infectious diseases expert, Anthony Fauci, spraying into public view a longlist of "mistakes" he has made since the COVID-19 pandemic began and seeking to undercut the doctor's reputation as a trusted...

25-Feb-2020 New Delhi

Donald Trump talks business: Invites investments, discusses deficit

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday discussed business related issues with India''s policy makers and industrialists.On the second and final day of his state visit to India, the President discussed the potential of trade, investment, protection of intellectual...

25-Feb-2020 New Delhi

Discussed an energy deal with India : Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump said that he discussed an energy deal with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in their talks on Tuesday.On the second and final day of his two-day visit, Trump held talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and an energy deal was among...

25-Feb-2020 New Delhi

Donald Trump flags ''highest'' India tariffs, trade deal in works

Flagging the high duties, US President Donald Trump here on Tuesday said India imposed the highest tariffs on US products and cited the case of Harley-Davidson bike."We are being charged a large amount of tariffs. I think you have to pay the highest tariff when...

25-Feb-2020 New Delhi

Donald Trump a valued friend of India : Ram Nath Kovind

President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday hosted a banquet in honour of visiting US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump and attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his cabinet colleagues, and other dignitaries from both sides.Welcoming the US President,...

24-Feb-2020 Ahmedabad (Gujarat)

''Mody my great friend'', Trump wrote, but skips Gandhi at Sabarmati

US President Donald Trump penned about Prime Minister Nrendra Modi as his "great friend" in the Sabarmati Ashram''s visitors'' book during his short trip there on his maiden visit to India on Monday afternoon, but did not mention Mahatma Gandhi for whom...

24-Feb-2020 Agra

What poets say of Taj, as Trump terms it ''a timeless testament''

US President Donald Trump, who is on a two-day state visit to India, on Monday visited the Taj Mahal here and wrote in the visitor''s book that the "Taj Mahal inspires awe, a timeless testament to the rich and diverse beauty of Indian culture! Thank you,...

24-Feb-2020 Agra

Donald Trump walks hand in hand with wife at Taj Mahal

US President Donald Trump, who is on a two-day visit to India, on Monday walked hand in hand with his wife Melania Trump at the Taj Mahal here.Tourist guide Nitin Kumar Singh guided Trump and his wife at the Taj Mahal. Trump was impressed with him and even...

26-Sep-2019 New York

Told India, Pak leaders to ''just work it out'' : Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump said he had discussed Kashmir with the leaders of both India and Pakistan and offered mediation or arbitration, and urged them to "just work it out, just work it out".In a press conference after addressing the UN General Assembly...

25-Sep-2019 New York

Not shying away from talks with Pak: Narendra Modi to Donald Trump

Prime Minister Narendra Modi told US President Donald Trump that India is not shying away from talks with Pakistan, but for that it expects Islamabad to take some concrete steps, which has not happened.Modi also told Trump that though India has the second...

25-Sep-2019 New York

Narendra Modi can take care of Pak-sponsored terror : Donald Trump

Backing India''s position on Pakistan-sponsored terror, US President Donald Trump on Tuesday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi would "take care" of the issue and that Modi had given the message on terrorism to Islamabad "loud and clear" from the ''Howdy,...

25-Sep-2019 New York

Modi can take care of Pak-sponsored terror : Donald Trump

Backing India''s position on Pakistan-sponsored terror, US President Donald Trump on Tuesday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi would "take care" of the issue and that Modi had given the message on terrorism to Islamabad "loud and clear" from the ''Howdy,...

25-Sep-2019 New York

India, US very close to trade deal : Donald Trump

India and the US are very close to concluding a trade deal, and a larger deal is set to be finalised in some time, US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday, as teams from both sides were engaged in negotiating a limited trade package.Answering queries from...

25-Sep-2019 New York

''Memories from Houston'': Narendra Modi gifts photo to Donald Trump

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday gifted US President Donald Trump a large, framed photograph of the ''Howdy, Modi!'' event in Houston, which shows the two leaders holding hands and waving to a packed audience of over 50,000 at the NRG stadium."Memories...

22-Jul-2019 Washington

Donald Trump claims Modi asked him to mediate on Kashmir

US President Donald Trump blindsided India in his mercurial style by stepping into the Kashmir quagmire with a claim on Monday that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had asked him to mediate the dispute with Pakistan.India immediately rejected Trump's assertion....

22-Jul-2019 Washington

Donald Trump offers to mediate on Kashmir

US President Donald Trump on Monday offered to help mediate in the Kashmir issue between India and Pakistan, saying Prime Minister Narendra Modi had broached the subject with him during their meeting in Osaka, Japan, last month."I was with Prime Minister...

19-Jul-2019 Washington

US warship destroys Iranian drone : Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump has announced that a US warship destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz.Speaking at the White House on Thursday, Trump said that USS Boxer, an amphibious assault ship of the US Navy, destroyed the drone that threatened...

17-Jul-2019 Washington

Donald Trump says 'great pressure' worked to find Hafiz Saeed

US President Donald Trump on Wednesday claimed credit for the arrest of Hafiz Saeed by Pakistan government, saying great pressure has been exerted over the last two years to find him even as India is yet to officially react to Islamabad's action.Terming...

12-Jul-2019 Washington

Not backing down in quest for immigration figures : Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump has announced that his administration was "not backing down" in the fight to know how many citizens and non-citizens were in America, at a time  when the country is increasingly divided over the immigration issue.Previously,...

12-Jul-2019 Washington

Donald Trump lashes out at social media firms as Twitter crashes

US President Donald Trump lashed out at social networking platforms, especially Twitter, during the social media summit at the White House for censoring Republican views and blocking Americans from following him.As the summit was about to begin on Thursday,...

06-Jul-2019 Washington

Donald Trump seeking legal rationale to include citizenship in census

US President Donald Trump has indicated that he might seek an executive order to place a citizenship question on the census, one of several options his administration wass considering in the wake of a Supreme Court decision that stymied its push to do so.Meanwhile,...

02-Jul-2019 Washington

US will 'never allow' Iran to develop nuclear weapons: White House

The Donald Trump administration has announced that it will continue with its campaign of "maximum pressure" against Iran and reiterated that the US will "never allow" it to develop nuclear weapons."The United States and its allies will never allow Iran to...

01-Jul-2019 Washington

US-China trade talks have 'already begun': Donald Trump

President Donald Trump has said that talks with China to end the ongoing trade war between the world's two largest economies have "already begun"."It's already begun," Efe news quoted Trump as saying to reporters at the White House on Monday."They're speaking...

29-Jun-2019 Osaka

G20: Trump calls MBS 'friend', ignores Khashoggi

US President Donald Trump on Saturday called Saudi Crown Prince Mohamed bin Salman a "friend," and ignored numerous questions about whether he planned to discuss the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.During a working breakfast on the second day...

29-Jun-2019 Osaka

G20: Trump set to discuss Huawei with Xi

US President Donald Trump said he would be discussing American actions toward Huawei Technologies Co. when he meets his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping on Saturday in a session that will include a possible trade deal.The President added, during a morning...

29-Jun-2019 Osaka

US firms can sell technology to Huawei : Donald Trump

In a much-needed respite to Huawei, US President Donald Trump on Saturday said US firms could start selling technology to the Chinese telecommunications equipment giant and its sub-brand HONOR as long as the sales did not involve equipment that threaten...

27-Jun-2019 Osaka

Narendra Modi and I will announce very big trade deal : Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump on Friday said ahead of his meeting with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi that he thinks they will have a "very big trade deal to announce".Speaking to the media before the trilateral talks between him, Modi and Japanese Prime...

27-Jun-2019 Washington

We must sue Facebook, Google : Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump has threatened to sue tech giants like Facebook, Google and Twitter, saying they are spreading political bias against the Republicans.In an interview with Fox Business Network on Wednesday, Trump blasted tech companies, saying...

25-Jun-2019 Washington

Sexual assault accuser 'not my type': Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump has again denied allegations that he sexually assaulted a television show host and magazine columnist in the 1990s, saying "she's not my type".Trump said E. Jean Carroll was "totally lying" about the alleged attack in an upscale...

22-Jun-2019 Washington

US to impose major sanctions against Iran on Monday

US President Donald Trump on Saturday said the US would impose major additional sanctions against Iran on Monday."We are putting major additional Sanctions on Iran on Monday," Trump tweeted on Saturday, without providing any other details, Xinhua news agency...

18-Jun-2019 Washington

Donald Trump threatens to begin deporting undocumented immigrants

US President Donald Trump has said that immigration enforcement authorities would begin deporting millions of undocumented migrants from the country in the coming week.Trump however, did not provide further details on the immigrants who would be affected...

17-Jun-2019 Washington

Donald Trump launches attack against 'dishonest' newspapers

U.S. President Donald Trump lashed out at The New York Times and The Washington Post, as tensions between the White House and some of the nation's mainstream media continue to grow."A poll should be done on which is the more dishonest and deceitful newspaper,...

13-Jun-2019 Washington

Will accept dirt on 2020 opponent from Russia, China : Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump gas said that he would accept damaging information provided by foreign actors such as China or Russia on his Democratic opponent in the 2020 presidential elections.In a TV interview on Wednesday, Trump said that he would listen...

10-Jun-2019 Washington

US should no longer need tariff threat with Mexico : Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump on Sunday said that it would likely not be "necessary" to threaten Mexico with tariffs again because that country's government was now helping to contain the flow of migrants to the country.In a series of tweets, Trump said he...

06-Jun-2019 Washington

Progress in US-Mexico talks not nearly enough : Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump has said that the progress which has been made in talks between Washington and Mexico on tariffs and immigration were not enough, renewing his threat to impose a 5 per cent tariff on all imported Mexican goods next week."Immigration...

04-Jun-2019 London

Donald Trump fails to recognize his gift to Queen Elizabeth II

US President Donald Trump was rescued by his wife Melania from an embarrassing situation when he failed to recognize a statue at Buckingham Palace that he had gifted to Queen Elizabeth Il last year.Trump was shown a pewter horse that he gave as a gift when...

02-Jun-2019 London

Donald Trump tells UK to 'walk away' if it can't secure terms

US President Donald Trump has said the UK should walk away from the European Union (EU) without a deal if it cannot secure the terms it wants.The US President was speaking to the Sunday Times ahead of his arrival in the UK on Monday for a state visit, the...

31-May-2019 Washington

Donald Trump calls Mueller 'conflicted', 'true never-Trumper'

US President Donald Trump slammed Special Counsel Robert Mueller as "highly conflicted", a day after Mueller made his first-ever public statement saying that charging Trump with a crime was "not an option" due to Justice Department guidelines."After spending...

27-May-2019 Tokyo

US-Japan trade announcement may come in August : Donald Trump

Visiting US President Donald Trump on Monday said that he needs to correct a "tremendous" trade imbalance with Japan, suggesting there may be a major announcement on the issue in August."Trade-wise, I think we will be announcing some things probably in August...

25-May-2019 Washington

US will send 1,500 more troops to Middle East : Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump said on Friday that his country will send about 1,500 additional troops to the Middle East amid escalating tension with Iran.Trump told reporters at the White House that the extra deployment, which is "relatively small number of...

25-May-2019 New Delhi

Donald Trump calls up Narendra Modi, to meet at G-20 summit

US President Donald Trump on Friday called up Prime Minister Narendra Modi to congratulate him on his election victory and the two leader agreed to meet at the upcoming G-20 summit in Japan."President Trump congratulated the Prime Minister on the unprecedented...

24-May-2019 Washington

Huawei could be part of US-China trade deal: Trump

US President Donald Trump has raised the possibility of easing restrictions on Huawei as part of a broader trade deal with Beijing, despite labelling the Chinese telecommunications giant "very dangerous".The comments on Thursday, which appear to run counter...

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