Melania's unusual jacket sparks chaos

President Trump appeared to take his battle with the news media to a new level on Thursday, apparently using the First Lady's much-covered visit with detained immigrant children in a Texas border town as an opportunity to spell out his grievances with the press.
Katie Rogers Jun 23, 2018 00:00 IST

'Stop wasting time'

President Donald Trump urged Republican lawmakers on Friday to drop their efforts to pass comprehensive immigration legislation until after the November elections, sending mixed signals to his party amid an ongoing crisis over his border policies.
Jun 23, 2018 00:00 IST

Charles in brave Salisbury visit

It is not known whether authors V.S. Naipaul and Vikram Seth, who live in the county of Wiltshire, have risked a recent visit to the picturesque medieval town of Salisbury but Prince Charles, accompanied by his wife, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, did so on Friday.
Amit Roy Jun 23, 2018 00:00 IST

Airbus takes flight

Airbus issued its strongest warning yet over the impact of Britain's departure from the EU, saying a withdrawal without a deal would force it to reconsider its long-term position and put thousands of British jobs at risk.
Jun 23, 2018 00:00 IST

Noted US columnist dies of cancer

Pulitzer Prize winner Charles Krauthammer, who gave up a psychiatric career to become one of the leading conservative political commentators in the US media, died on Thursday at the age of 68, the Washington Post and Fox News said.
Jun 23, 2018 00:00 IST

EU retaliates against US tariffs

The EU fought back on Friday against the Trump administration's tariffs, slapping penalties on an array of American products that target the President's political base, like bourbon, motorcycles and orange juice.
Jack Ewing Jun 23, 2018 00:00 IST

Spiders named after Enid Blyton characters

Six new species of minute goblin spiders discovered in the diminishing forests of Sri Lanka have been named after fictional characters described by famous English children's writer Enid Blyton.
Jun 23, 2018 00:00 IST

US apex court upholds phone data privacy

In a major statement on privacy in the digital age, the Supreme Court ruled on Friday that the government generally needs a warrant to collect troves of location data about the customers of cellphone companies.
Adam Liptak Jun 23, 2018 00:00 IST

US Supreme Court says police need search warrant to track cellphone locations of suspects

The Supreme Court said Friday the police generally need a search warrant if they want to track criminal suspects' movements by collecting information about where they have used their cellphones.
Jun 22, 2018 20:26 IST

Melania Trump wears 'I really don't care, do u?' jacket to visit migrant children in Texas

Melania Trump went to Texas to show she cared about migrant children. Her fashion choice carried a baffling counter-message.
Jun 22, 2018 13:36 IST

Man arrested for bomb hoax at London's Charing Cross station

Police say London's Charing Cross station, a major commuter hub, was closed for more than an hour as they responded to what they later described as a bomb hoax.
Jun 22, 2018 13:52 IST


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