Cohen taped Trump discussing payment

President Trump's longtime lawyer, Michael D. Cohen, secretly recorded a conversation with Trump two months before the presidential election in which they discussed payments to a former Playboy model who said she had an affair with Trump, according to lawyers and others familiar with the recording.
Matt Apuzzo, Maggie Haberman and Michael S. Schmidt Jul 21, 2018 00:00 IST

US tariffs on all China goods

President Donald Trump on Friday said he was ready to impose tariffs on all $500 billion of imported goods from China, threatening to escalate a clash over trade policy that has unnerved financial markets.
Jul 21, 2018 00:00 IST

Kids among 17 killed in Missouri boat mishap

Divers on Friday pulled the last four bodies from the wreckage of a "duck boat" that sank in a storm in a Missouri lake, killing 17 people in one of the deadliest US tourist incidents in recent years.
Jul 21, 2018 00:00 IST

Trump to step up trade war with China; ready with fresh tariffs

US President Donald Trump on Friday said he was poised to impose tariffs on $500 billion of goods from China, threatening in an interview with CNBC to escalate the current trade clash with the Asian nation.
Jul 20, 2018 16:40 IST

Sharifs to be shifted from jail

Jailed former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam may be shifted from the high-security Adiala jail to the Sihala Rest House after some prisoners started chanting slogans against him this morning, prison authorities said.
PTI Jul 20, 2018 00:00 IST

BBC urged not to contest Cliff ruling

A day after the BBC was fined over £200,000 for breaching pop legend Cliff Richard's privacy during a police raid on his home for alleged sexual abuse, the broadcaster is considering whether to appeal against the High Court judgment.
Amit Roy Jul 20, 2018 00:00 IST

Israel passes Jewish nation state law

Israel passed a contentious basic law on Thursday that anchors itself as the nation-state of the Jewish people, promotes the development of Jewish communities and downgrades the status of Arabic from an official language to one with a "special status".
Isabel Kershner Jul 20, 2018 00:00 IST

UK police identify Novichok suspects

British police have identified several Russians who they believe were behind the nerve agent attack on former spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter, the British news agency, Press Association, said on Thursday, citing a source close to the investigation.
Reuters Jul 20, 2018 00:00 IST

Happiness is cake, pork rice & phone

Happiness is a birthday cake, a meal of pork-knuckle rice, a warm bed and a trip to buy a new mobile telephone.
Reuters Jul 20, 2018 00:00 IST

FB 'must stick to Holocaust laws'

Facebook must stick to German laws which ban Holocaust denial, the justice ministry in Berlin said on Thursday after Mark Zuckerberg caused outrage by saying his platform should not delete such comments.
Reuters Jul 20, 2018 00:00 IST

Gosling stars in Armstrong film

Space drama First Man, which looks at the mission of US astronaut Neil Armstrong to become the first man to walk on the moon, will open this year's Venice Film Festival, organisers said on Thursday.
Reuters Jul 20, 2018 00:00 IST


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