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  • Oceanic semantics

    Oceanic semantics

    Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them, said the Bard. Experts in the field of international politics would perhaps disagree and affirm that nations acquire greatness, be it economic strength, political prominence or......

    November 23, 2017
  • India plays big role in Indo-Pacific region: White House

    India plays big role in Indo-Pacific region: White House

    Ahead of President Donald Trump's maiden Asia trip, the White House said on Tuesday India plays a "big role" in the Indo-Pacific region. Trump embarks on a 12-day trip later this week to visit Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam and......

    November 1, 2017
  • Hillary Clinton campaign colluded with Russia: White House

    Hillary Clinton campaign colluded with Russia: White House

    The White House on Monday claimed that there is clear evidence that former presidential nominee Hillary Clinton colluded with Russia to spread wrong information about President Donald Trump. At the same time, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders strongly refuted......

    October 31, 2017
  • White House junks sexual harassment accusations against Trump

    White House junks sexual harassment accusations against Trump

    All women who have accused US President Donald Trump of sexual harassment are lying, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders has said. The remarks came on Friday after Sanders was asked for the official position on the issue at......

    October 28, 2017
  • 'All who accused Trump of sexual harassment are lying'

    'All who accused Trump of sexual harassment are lying'

    All women who have accused US President Donald Trump of sexual harassment are lying, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders has said. The remarks came on Friday after Sanders was asked for the official position on the issue at......

    October 28, 2017
  • The Oval Office

    The Oval Office

    During the campaign, when President Donald Trump’s team wanted him to stop talking about a certain issue - such as when he attacked a Gold Star military family —they sometimes presented him with polls demonstrating how the controversy was harming......

    October 22, 2017
  • White House nominates new Homeland Security Secretary

    White House nominates new Homeland Security Secretary

    A senior White House official with background in infrastructure and cyber security issues was nominated today to head the Department of Homeland Security, a key agent of President Donald Trump's domestic policies. Trump said he was nominating Kirstjen Nielsen, a......

    October 12, 2017
  • Trump, top defence officials discuss options on North Korea

    Trump, top defence officials discuss options on North Korea

    The White House has said US military leaders had briefed President Donald Trump on options regarding North Korea nuclear issue. US Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Joseph Dunford on Tuesday briefed Trump......

    October 11, 2017
  • Trump to roll out overall Iran strategy soon: White House

    Trump to roll out overall Iran strategy soon: White House

    The White House has said US President Donald Trump will make an announcement later this week on an overall Iran strategy. "He'll make that later this week," said White House spokesperson Sarah Sanders here on Tuesday at the daily briefing,......

    October 11, 2017
  • Trump to visit Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam, Philippines

    Trump to visit Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam, Philippines

    US President Donald Trump will visit Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam and the Philippines from November 3-14, the White House said on Friday. The White House had earlier confirmed Trump's plans to travel to China, South Korea and Japan and......

    September 30, 2017
  • Trump proposes sharp tax cuts for individuals, companies

    Trump proposes sharp tax cuts for individuals, companies

    US President Donald Trump on Wednesday presented his tax reform plan, an ambitious proposal that includes lowering the corporate tax rate from 35 per cent to 20 percent. The reform plan also eliminates the estate tax and reduces the number......

    September 28, 2017
  • President Trump to host Thailand PM on Oct 3: White House

    President Trump to host Thailand PM on Oct 3: White House

      US President Donald Trump will host Thai junta chief Prayut Chan-O-Cha at the White House on October 3 as the pair seek to enhance warming ties and cooperation. Ties between the countries had been strained following a coup orchestrated......

    September 26, 2017
  • Man detained near White House with 9 weapons in vehicle: Police

    Man detained near White House with 9 weapons in vehicle: Police

    Washington D.C. police on Monday said that they found at least nine weapons including assault-style weapons in a former police officer's car after stopping him for urinating near the White House. The man, identified as 37-year-old Timothy Joseph Bates from......

    September 26, 2017