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  World   Americas  15 Mar 2017

World, Americas, 15 Mar 2017

North Korea threat looms over US envoy Tillerson's Asia trip

Tillerson arrived in Tokyo late Wednesday at the start of his four-day, three-nation tour.

15 Mar 2017 8:34 PM

Donald Trump to undo Obama auto emission rules: official

Trump is expected to reveal his plans during an appearance Wednesday at the American Center for Mobility in Detroit.

15 Mar 2017 8:19 PM

India is ready for NSG membership, says US spokesperson

The US and India have been on the job since the Bush admin and the Obama admin could not get it done due to opposition from China.

15 Mar 2017 3:41 PM

Texas lawmaker wants men to be fined every time they masturbate

The bill would also impose a 24-hour stay period if the man wanted to undergo a vasectomy or a colonoscopy.

15 Mar 2017 2:24 PM

Forced into sex trade with 1,000 men, 14-year-old girl sues US motel

In the lawsuit, the victim mentioned that she was forced to perform sex acts on men twice or thrice her age.

15 Mar 2017 2:21 PM


Donald Trump meets Prince Salman; discusses investment and peace

Trump and Prince Mohammed, who is also the kingdom’s defence minister, kicked off their talks in the Oval Office.

15 Mar 2017 12:08 PM

Trump's border wall poses dilemma for Hispanic contractors

An American contractor of Mexican descent said that the controversy targetted Mexicans, which made the choice difficult for him.

15 Mar 2017 11:26 AM

Mexico: Helicopter on mission to recover hiker’s body crashes, 4 killed

The tail rotor apparently fell off and the helicopter crashed and burst into flames.

15 Mar 2017 9:19 AM

Muslim couple sues US airline for ‘inherent bias’ in kicking them off flight

The family’s removal from the flight came after the parents requested help with a child booster seat.

15 Mar 2017 8:06 AM

Trump made USD 150mn, paid USD 38 mn in taxes in 2005: White House

The White House pushed back pre-emptively Tuesday night, saying that publishing those returns would be illegal.

15 Mar 2017 7:58 AM


Immigration and protectionism

During the campaign, the tycoon pledged to construct a U.S.-Mexico border wall to stop illegal immigration from Mexico.

15 Mar 2017 3:54 AM