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White House preparing draft national emergency ordera

White House preparing draft national emergency ordera

Trump has not ruled out using his authority to declare a national emergency and direct the Defence Department to construct a border wall as Congress and the White House were still at an impasse over a deal to end the government shutdown, CNN reported on Friday. But while Trump’s advisers[Read More…]

White House preparing draft national emergency ordera

US can see zero Q1 growth due to shutdown: WH adviser

Washington, A top White House economic adviser has said that the country could see zero growth in gross domestic production in the first quarter due to the ongoing partial government shutdown. Asked whether it could lead to no growth of the country’s economy in Q1 in case it continued beyond[Read More…]

Trump names Mulvaney as acting White House chief of staff

Trump names Mulvaney as acting White House chief of staff

Washington, US President Donald Trump on Friday named budget director Mick Mulvaney as acting chief of staff, a week after he announced John Kelly’s scheduled departure. “I am pleased to announce that Mick Mulvaney, Director of the Office of Management & Budget, will be named Acting White House Chief of[Read More…]

White House preparing draft national emergency ordera

Trump’s National Security spokesman to leave White House

Washington: National Security Council (NSC) spokesman Michael Anton is planning to depart US President Donald Trump’s administration, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders has announced. “Michael is one of the smartest and most talented individuals I’ve ever worked with — not to mention an amazing chef,” Sanders said Sunday. “He has[Read More…]

Netanyahu's 'reported remarks' on PM Modi raised in RS

US to host Prime Minister Modi later this month

The US State Department has notified that the USA is looking forward to host Prime Minister Narendra Modi later this month. “We look forward to having the (Indian) Prime Minister here in Washington – I believe it’s later this month,” State Department Spokesperson, Heather Nauert, said at a news conference[Read More…]

Donald Trump to skip the White House correspondents’ dinner

US President Donald Trump on Saturday announced that he will not attend the White House correspondents’ dinner,a high-profile event that draws celebrities, politicians and journalists. The dinner is scheduled for April 29. “I will not be attending the White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner this year. Please wish everyone well and[Read More…]

US President Trump misspells honour in latest Tweet

Donald Trump has misspelled ‘honour’ in one of his first tweets as US President, evoking both amused and critical responses. Trump, an avid Twitter user, may have become the leader of the free world but moving to the White House does not seem to have helped his spelling. “I am[Read More…]

In pics: President Donald Trump enters White House!

President Donald J. Trump finally took oath as the 45th President of the United States. Thousands of his supporters gathered at the West Front of Capitol, Washington, D.C. to greet him on Friday, January 20, 2017. Take a glance on how Trump enters the White House:  

Obama admin differs with Trump on China policy

The outgoing Obama administration appears to be in differences with President-elect Donald Trump over the China policy, saying it has been in contact with the Chinese officials to reiterate its continued support to the long-standing one-China policy.  Responding to questions, White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest even tended to question[Read More…]

US officials fear Russian cyber attack on election day

US security officials and intelligence agency fear that Russian hackers might launch a huge wave of cyber attacks on the election day. US intelligence warned Russia that any attempt to affect the voting or vote counting next Tuesday would be considered as a serious breach, multiple media reports have said.[Read More…]

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