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World  /  Published 18.01.19

Donald Trump grounds Nancy Pelosi

She imperiled his State of the Union address. He denied her a plane to visit troops abroad.The shutdown battle between President Donald Trump and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is playing out as a surreal...
By AP in Washington

World  /  Published 10.01.19

Shutdown talks hit a wall and Trump's 'temper tantrums'

President Donald Trump stormed out of a White House meeting with congressional leaders on Wednesday after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she would not fund a border wall even if he agreed to reopen t...
By Nicholas Fandos, Michael Tackett and Julie Hirschfeld Davis/NYTNS in Washington

World  /  Published 07.01.19

Trump offers a ‘steel barrier,’ but Democrats are unmoved

President Donald Trump’s evolving definition of a border wall animated negotiations to end a partial government shutdown on Sunday, while House Democrats moved to increase pressure on the President ...
By Michael Tackett and Catie Edmondson/NYTNS in Washington

World  /  Published 24.11.18

US climate report’s stark warning

A major scientific report issued by 13 federal agencies on Friday presents the starkest warnings to date of the consequences of climate change for the US, predicting that if significant steps are not ...
By Coral Davenport and Kendra Pierre-Louis/New York Times News Service in Washington

India  /  Published 22.02.20

Pakistan must crack down on terrorists

US President Donald Trump is encouraging a reduction in tensions between India and Pakistan, the White House said on Friday, emphasising that any successful dialogue between the two neighbours would b...
By PTI in Washington


World  /  Published 27.02.19

House okays bill blocking Trump emergency on wall

Democrats ignored a veto threat and rammed legislation through the House on Tuesday that would stymie President Donald Trump's bid for billions of extra dollars for his border wall, escalating a clash...
By AP in Washington

World  /  Published 16.01.19

US govt shutdown: IRS recalls about 46,000 workers

The Internal Revenue Service is recalling about 46,000 of its employees furloughed by the partial government shutdown to handle tax returns and pay out refunds. For now, they'll have to work without p...
By AP in Washington

World  /  Published 16.04.20

Ivanka defies rules, travels to New Jersey

Ivanka Trump, President Trump’s eldest daughter and a senior White House adviser, has positioned herself as one of the leaders of the administration’s economic relief efforts and one of its most v...
By Annie Karni/ New York Times News Service in Washington

Business  /  Published 04.04.20

All eyes on US in efforts to cut oil output

Opec and its allies are working on a deal for an unprecedented oil production cut equivalent to around 10 per cent of worldwide supply in what they expect will be a global effort, including the United...
By The Telegraph in Moscow

World  /  Published 11.05.20

US races to contain virus in ranks

The Trump administration is racing to contain an outbreak of the coronavirus inside the White House, as some senior officials believe that the disease is already spreading rapidly through the warren o...
By Michael D. Shear and Maggie Haberman in Washington


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