Trump decides to keep Nafta for now

Washington |Thursday, 2017 10:45:04 AM IST

President Donald Trump has told the leaders of Mexico and Canada that that he would not immediately move to terminate the North American Free Trade Agreement (Nafta), the White House said.

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Trump's administration unveils tax cut principles (Lead)

Washington |Thursday, 2017 6:45:04 AM IST

US President Donald Trump's administration unveiled the principles of the long-awaited tax reform plan that will significantly cut income taxes for Americans and corporates, media reports said.

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Islamophobic incidents rise by 1,000% since Trump took office

Washington |Wednesday, 2017 12:45:04 PM IST

Islamophobic incidents involving US Customs and Border Protection officials have risen by about 1,000 per cent since President Donald Trump took office in January, a Muslim activist group said.

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Trump threatens Canada over milk imports

Washington |Wednesday, 2017 3:15:05 AM IST

President Donald Trump accused Canada of hurting milk producers in Wisconsin and other US states, warning that he will not continue to put up with such behaviour.

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Judge blocks Trump order on sanctuary cities

San Francisco |Wednesday, 2017 7:15:04 AM IST

A federal judge ruled that US President Donald Trump can not coerce "sanctuary cities" to cooperate with immigration officers by withdrawing federal funds, media reports said.

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Songwriters want royalty reform in Trump's deregulation era

Los Angeles |Wednesday, 2017 5:45:11 PM IST

A number of musicians and Paul Williams, president and chairman of ASCAP (American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers), have been taking to Capitol Hill pushing for changes to the process b

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Turnbull to meet Trump, reaffirm alliance

Sydney |Wednesday, 2017 5:45:11 PM IST

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has said that he will meet US President Donald Trump on May 4 in New York and reaffirm their alliance, following rumours of a tense relationship between the

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Islamophobic incidents up by 1,000% since Trump took office: Muslim group (Lead)

Washington |Wednesday, 2017 5:45:16 PM IST

The number of Islamophobia incidents involving US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officials has increased by around 1,000 per cent since President Donald Trump took office in January, according to

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Trump, Trudeau discuss dairy, lumber trade

Washington |Wednesday, 2017 5:45:25 PM IST

US President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke on the phone and discussed issues of bilateral trade after the US earlier this week announced its intention to impose tariffs

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Judge blocks Trump's order defunding 'sanctuary cities' (Lead)

Washington |Wednesday, 2017 5:45:40 PM IST

A judge in San Francisco dealt the US administration another legal blow by blocking President Donald Trumps threatened suspension of unspecified federal funding from cities and towns that refuse to co

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North, S. Korean women urge Trump to stop war rhetoric

Seoul |Wednesday, 2017 7:15:05 PM IST

A group of women from North and South Koreas, along with women activists from other countries, sent on Wednesday a letter to US President Donald Trump, urging him to stop his war rhetoric.

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US loses 1st trade battle with Mexico in Trump era

Washington |Wednesday, 2017 10:15:05 AM IST

With the World Trade Organisation ruling in Mexico's favour, allowing it to impose trade sanctions worth $163 million a year against the US, the Trump administration lost its first trade battle with t

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