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  • Vehicle hits security barrier near White House

    Vehicle hits security barrier near White House

    The US Secret Service has said a person driving a passenger vehicle struck a security barrier near the White House. In a series of tweets, the agency on Friday said that the vehicle did not breach the security barrier of......

    February 24, 2018
  • Trump not satisfied with progress in Pakistan: White House

    Trump not satisfied with progress in Pakistan: White House

    President Donald Trump is "not satisfied" with the progress made by Pakistan in its fight against terrorism and the US for the first time is holding Islamabad accountable for its actions, the White House said on Friday. The remarks by......

    February 23, 2018
  • Trump not satisfied with progress in Pak: White House

    Trump not satisfied with progress in Pak: White House

    US President Donald Trump is "not satisfied" with the progress made by Pakistan in its fight against terrorism, the White House said on Friday. The White House also said that for the first time, the US is holding Pakistan accountable......

    February 23, 2018
  • Mueller’s indictment

    Mueller’s indictment

    The Kremlin, historically the bedrock of Soviet-style Communism, has demonstrated that democracy is much too easy to trivialise, and even in the fountain-head of this praxis of governance. The shock and awe over the US Special Counsel, Robert Mueller's indictment......

    February 21, 2018
  • Trump backs efforts to tighten gun background checks

    Trump backs efforts to tighten gun background checks

    The US President Donald Trump supports efforts to strengthen federal background checks on those looking to purchase firearms, the White House said Monday. The announcement comes just five days after a school shooting in Parkland, Florida, left 17 dead. The......

    February 20, 2018
  • White House continues to deny Russia collusion

    White House continues to deny Russia collusion

    The White House continued to deny collusion with Moscow a day after special counsel Robert Mueller indicted 13 Russian nationals and three entities for allegedly meddling in the US 2016 presidential election, the media reported. In a series of tweets on......

    February 18, 2018
  • Top Donald Trump aide quits following abuse allegations

    Top Donald Trump aide quits following abuse allegations

    White House staff secretary Rob Porter, a top aide to President Donald Trump, has resigned following allegations of abuse from his two former wives. Porter denied the allegations in a statement issued in the wake of his resignation on Wednesday,......

    February 8, 2018
  • White House reassures markets as Dow Jones stock index hit by record falls

    White House reassures markets as Dow Jones stock index hit by record falls

    The White House moved to reassure markets after the Dow Jones Industrial Average index dropped by 1,175 points. The leading US stock market index on Monday closed down 4.6 per cent at 24,345.75, BBC reported. The White House said: "The......

    February 6, 2018
  • Donald Trump 'tried to fire Russia inquiry chief'

    Donald Trump 'tried to fire Russia inquiry chief'

    US President Donald Trump ordered the firing of Robert Mueller, the special counsel overseeing the Russia investigation, in last June but ultimately backed down after his White House counsel threatened to resign rather than carry out the directive, a media......

    January 26, 2018
  • US to roll out immigration framework next week

    US to roll out immigration framework next week

    The Trump administration would next week roll out its immigration framework representing a "compromise" that members of both parties can support, the White House said on Wednesday. Press Secretary, White House, Sarah Sanders said after decades of "inaction" by Congress the......

    January 25, 2018
  • White House soon to release legislative framework on immigration

    White House soon to release legislative framework on immigration

    The White House said on Wednesday that it will unveil a legislative framework on immigration next week. The announcement came after lawmakers resumed negotiations on the fate of young immigrants brought to the country illegally as children, known as Dreamers,......

    January 25, 2018
  • In Davos Trump will tell world US 'open for business': WH

    In Davos Trump will tell world US 'open for business': WH

    "America is open for business", Donald Trump would tell the world in Davos, the White House said on Tuesday, asserting that the US President would reiterate his commitment to domestic and global economic growth and prosperity. He would make it clear......

    January 24, 2018
  • Eyeing the 2020 White House

    Eyeing the 2020 White House

    As US President Donald Trump prepares to celebrate a year in office, attention is already turning to who could challenge him in 2020, if he decides to go for a second term. An American President traditionally generally gets two years......

    January 21, 2018