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John McCain, who is battling brain cancer, does not want Trump at his funeral

John McCain, a Vietnam war vet and senator from Arizona, has been fighting an aggressive form of brain cancer for more than a year.

06 May 2018 4:04 PM

Pak PM Shahid Abbasi frisked like regular visitor in US airport

Videos shared on Youtube showed Pak PM Abbasi adjusting his t-shirt after going through security checks at the John F Kennedy airport.

28 Mar 2018 2:02 PM

Pak 'must do more' against Taliban: Mike Pence tells Shahid Khaqani Abbasi

During the 30-minute meeting, Pence also emphasised the need for immediate action from Pakistan to stop cross-border attacks.

18 Mar 2018 12:42 PM

After Tillerson, Trump fires national security adviser H R McMaster

On Tuesday, Trump signalled a shake-up at the top levels of his administration after firing Rex Tillerson.

16 Mar 2018 7:19 PM

N Korea 'dangled' meeting, then cancelled 'last minute' on US Vice Prez Pence

The encounter would have been the first scheduled between senior officials from the Trump administration and Pyongyang.

21 Feb 2018 2:26 PM


Superpower to test rival’s stamina with endless war

South Korea is not the only theatre where Uncle Sam has egg on his face. In Syria and Afghanistan too, the US has not covered itself with glory.

16 Feb 2018 1:44 AM

Mike Pence may meet with N Koreans at Winter Olympics: Rex Tillerson

Washington has previously said it won't seek to initiate contact with North Koreans attending the South Korean games.

06 Feb 2018 12:21 PM

N Korea’s nominal head to visit S Korea, attend Winter Olympics opening ceremony

Kim Yong-Nam will be the most senior official from the North for years to travel to the other side of the Demilitarized Zone.

06 Feb 2018 11:28 AM

US likely to move embassy to Jerusalem as early as 2019

Tillerson has been considering several options since Trump announced US would finally move its embassy there from Tel Aviv.

20 Jan 2018 10:41 AM

Oppressive regimes cannot endure forever: Trump on Iran protests

Vice President Mike Pence added his voice, saying that the time has come for the regime in Tehran to end terrorist activities.

02 Jan 2018 11:10 AM


US may withhold USD 255 million aid to Pak in lieu of ‘inaction’ against terror

Pakistan military spokesman Major-General Asif Ghafoor rejected the notion that Pakistan is not doing enough to fight armed groups.

30 Dec 2017 12:18 PM

Oscillating US-Pak ties affect regional stability

The US State Department, in particular, has shown a surprising spirit of accommodation toward Pakistan’s hostile actions against India.

26 Dec 2017 1:37 AM

Mike Pence pays surprise visit to US troops in Afghanistan

Pence's visit comes four months after Trump unveiled a new strategy for Afghanistan.

23 Dec 2017 3:08 PM

Trump has put Pak on notice for harbouring Taliban, terrorists: Pence

Trump has lifted all the restrictions that limited the effectiveness of their armed forces, allowing them to wage battle against enemy.

22 Dec 2017 9:25 AM

Trump’s Jerusalem decision overshadows Pence's trip to Middle East

Pence, a strong supporter of Trump’s decision, will spend three days in the region with stops in Israel and Egypt.

16 Dec 2017 4:37 PM


Jerusalem row: Palestinians 'walking away' from peace, says US

The comments come after the Palestinian Authority said that its president Mahmud Abbas would refuse to meet Pence.

11 Dec 2017 12:50 PM

Palestinian president will not meet Pence: diplomatic adviser

‘The United States has crossed all the red lines with the Jerusalem decision,’ diplomatic adviser Majdi al-Khaldi said.

09 Dec 2017 6:55 PM

2 Palestinians killed, dozens wounded in Israeli air strikes; US isolated at UN

Following the first two rockets, Israel responded with air strikes on two Hamas military facilities in the Gaza Strip.

09 Dec 2017 11:27 AM

Violence breaks out after Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israeli capital

Trump's announcement was met by an almost universal diplomatic backlash.

08 Dec 2017 10:41 AM

Flynn's actions during transition 'lawful,' fired for lying to FBI: Trump

Flynn pleaded guilty about lying to the FBI and the Vice President about contacts he had with the Russian ambassador.

03 Dec 2017 9:07 AM