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Trump, Democrats stick to their stands, US govt shutdown to drag on to 2019

President Trump continued to blame Democrats for the shutdown. In a tweet, Trump said the government shutdown is not about the wall.

28 Dec 2018 9:20 AM

Donald Trump declares end to US ‘policeman’ role in surprise Iraq visit

Trump has also taken criticism from France and other foreign partners as well as senior figures in his own Republican party.

27 Dec 2018 10:01 AM

Donald Trump says he’s alone at White House waiting for Democrats deal

Democratic leaders said as long as Trump keeps listening to Freedom Caucus and others on right flank, there is no easy resolution.

25 Dec 2018 10:16 AM

Turkey's Erdogan assured he will eradicate ISIS left in Syria, says Trump

US President Donald Trump added that President Erdogan 'is a man who can do it.'

24 Dec 2018 2:27 PM

'Very possible' US shutdown could extend into New Year: Official

White House budget director said partial govt shutdown gridlocking Washington could extend into new year and next Cong.

23 Dec 2018 9:11 PM

US govt shuts down, 8 lakh staff forced to work without pay this Christmas

Democrats painted Donald Trump as the Grinch who stole the year-end deal.

22 Dec 2018 11:49 AM

US govt bound for shutdown as Congress, Trump fail to reach deal

Trump has dug in on his demand for USD 5 billion for construction of a wall on the US border with Mexico.

22 Dec 2018 10:04 AM

US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis quits over policy dispute with Trump

Mattis told Trump deserved defence secretary 'whose views are better aligned with yours on these and other subjects.'

21 Dec 2018 9:50 AM

‘Dermophis donaldtrumpi’: Blind animal to be named after US President

Small creature is blind and has ability to bury its head in ground. These features Bell said match US leader’s opinion on climate change.

19 Dec 2018 3:10 PM

Trump panel recommends guns in schools to keep US students safe

School districts where police responses could be slower, such as rural districts, may benefit in particular, the commission said.

19 Dec 2018 1:47 PM