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US planning steel barrier rather than concrete wall: Donald Trump

'We are now planning a steel barrier. It is both stronger and less obtrusive. Good solution, and made in USA,' Trump said.

07 Jan 2019 8:46 AM

Each side accusing other of giving no ground on US government shutdown

'Not much headway made today,' Trump tweeted on Saturday after receiving a briefing from the team led by Vice President Mike Pence.

06 Jan 2019 7:47 PM

US: Woman in coma for decade gives birth, police to probe ‘sexual assault’

Woman, who was incapacitated in drowning incident, was patient at Hacienda Healthcare when she delivered baby boy on Dec 29.

06 Jan 2019 12:39 PM

'Multiple victims' in shooting near Los Angeles: local police

Torrance, a coastal city, is located around 20 miles (30 kilometers) southeast of downtown Los Angeles.

05 Jan 2019 3:56 PM

US, China dealing trade negotiations at highest levels: Trump

China’s tit-for-tat taxes on US imports reply to US’ heavy tariffs on steel and aluminium imports has sparked fears of global trade war.

05 Jan 2019 3:16 PM

Foreign students from top US colleges should stay on, help us: Trump

Donald Trump said the US is 'losing out on great minds' as the US has a 'ridiculous' immigration policy.

05 Jan 2019 12:48 PM

US says it does not believe in Saudi version of Khashoggi's killing

Saudi officials have denied accusations that the crown prince ordered Jamal Khashoggi's murder.

05 Jan 2019 10:47 AM

'Prepared' to force govt shutdown for more than a year: Trump

The impasse has left more than 800,000 federal workers furloughed or working without pay since December 22.

05 Jan 2019 10:30 AM

22-yr-old worker killed by lion at North Carolina wildlife sanctuary

A sheriff's deputy shot and killed the lion so that Black's body could be retrieved, the Conservators Center said.

31 Dec 2018 1:43 PM

Watch: Video shows Musharraf seeking 'covert US support' to regain power

Musharraf, 75, was Pakistan's president between 2001 and 2008, before resigning to avoid impeachment.

29 Dec 2018 2:32 PM

Trump threatens to ‘entirely’ close US-Mexico border unless wall demands met

In Nov, Trump threatened to close 'whole border' with Mexico if 'it gets to level where we’re going to lose control.'

29 Dec 2018 11:06 AM

Oldest man in US, World War II veteran, dies at age 112: Report

Overton, who lived in Austin, Texas, died on Thursday at a rehabilitation home, said his cousin, Volma Overton Jr.

29 Dec 2018 9:54 AM

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

Indian-origin police officer ‘working overtime on Christmas’ shot dead in California

In honour of Corporal Ronil Singh, Capitol flags in California will be flown at half-staff, Governor’s office said.

27 Dec 2018 1:29 PM

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

Indian-American Rajesh Subramaniam named FedEx president

Subramaniam, currently executive VP, chief marketing and communications officer of FedEx Corp, will assume his new role on Jan 1, 2019.

27 Dec 2018 9:55 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