On Air, US Talk Show Host Offers Trump $1 Million To Resign

“The exact opposite is true. The man is constantly for sale,” Bill Maher said on his show. Washington:  Taking his criticism of US President Donald Trump to a new height, American comedian and political commentator, Bill Maher, during Friday’s episode of his talk show, went on to offer a million dollars to him for resigning … Read moreOn Air, US Talk Show Host Offers Trump $1 Million To Resign

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg defends refusal to take down some content

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday defended the social media platform’s refusal to take down content it considers newsworthy “even if it goes against our standards.” But while he promoted free expression, limitations were place on coverage of his remarks at Georgetown University. Reporters were not allowed to ask questions — only students were given … Read moreFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg defends refusal to take down some content

Over 300 Indians deported from Mexico land in Delhi

The unprecedented move by the Mexican government came close on the heels of American pressure to ensure that its sovereign territory is not used by immigrants to cross over to the US. A day after Mexico deported more than 300 Indian nationals for illegally entering the country to sneak into the United States, the 311 … Read moreOver 300 Indians deported from Mexico land in Delhi

“You’ll Be Very Happy”: Donald Trump Inaugurates Louis Vuitton US Site

Alvarado:  The opening of a new Louis Vuitton production site in Texas provided a rare chance for Donald Trump to meet with a foreign business leader — and not just any business, but one the president says he knows “very well.” “It cost me a lot of money over the years,” he joked of the … Read more“You’ll Be Very Happy”: Donald Trump Inaugurates Louis Vuitton US Site

Donald Trump To Hold G-7 Summit Of World Leaders At His Miami Resort

President Donald Trump has awarded the 2020 G-7 Summit of world leaders to his own private company, scheduling the summit for June at his Trump Doral golf resort outside Miami, the White House announced on Thursday. That decision is without precedent in modern American history: The president used his public office to direct a massive … Read moreDonald Trump To Hold G-7 Summit Of World Leaders At His Miami Resort

“Cannot Keep Track” Of Donald Trump’s Tweets, Says Turkey President

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says they can no longer follow what Donald Trump is tweeting. Istanbul:  Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he could no longer “keep track” of the tweets by his US counterpart Donald Trump as tensions mount over Ankara’s operation against Kurdish militants in Syria, in comments published Wednesday. “When we … Read more“Cannot Keep Track” Of Donald Trump’s Tweets, Says Turkey President

Haryana Assembly Election 2019: “PM Modi Seen Only With Trump, Ambani”: Rahul Gandhi At Haryana Rally

New Delhi:  Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday alleged Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave preferential treatment to businessmen while ignoring farmers. Addressing an election rally in Haryana’s Nuh, he called PM Modi a “loudspeaker” of industrialists, adding he is only seen with people like “Trump and Ambani” and not with farmers. Mr Gandhi, a former … Read moreHaryana Assembly Election 2019: “PM Modi Seen Only With Trump, Ambani”: Rahul Gandhi At Haryana Rally

Up To 1,000 US Troops To Withdraw From Northern Syria, Says Pentagon

Washington:  The Pentagon said Sunday President Donald Trump had ordered the withdrawal of up to 1,000 troops from northern Syria — almost the entire ground force in the war-torn country — amid an intensifying Turkish assault on Kurdish forces. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said the move came after the US learned that Turkey was pressing … Read moreUp To 1,000 US Troops To Withdraw From Northern Syria, Says Pentagon

Decline in US visa approvals continues

PUNE: The US Citizen and Immigration Services (USCIS) has approved fewer intracompany transfer visas in its financial year 2019, with analysts attributing it mostly to improper documentation by applicants. The number of approved L-1A and L-1B visas stood at 71.9% in FY19, compared to 77.8% in FY18, according to the latest data by the visa … Read moreDecline in US visa approvals continues

Turkey Intensifies Syria Campaign; US Warns Of “Serious Consequences”

A convoy of 20 armoured vehicles carrying Turkish-allied Syrian rebels entered Syria from Ceylanpinar Istanbul:  Turkey intensified its air and artillery strikes on Kurdish militia in northeast Syria on Friday, escalating an offensive that has drawn warnings of humanitarian catastrophe and turned Republican lawmakers against US President Donald Trump. The incursion, launched after Trump withdrew … Read moreTurkey Intensifies Syria Campaign; US Warns Of “Serious Consequences”

Trade opportunities between US and India historic: US State Guv

MUMBAI: Trade opportunities between US and India are “historic” although there is a “re-examining of trading relationships” based on a look at new trading rules, the governor of Arkansas state in the US said in a recent interview. “I think we have laid an incredible foundation for the future. And that foundation is based upon … Read moreTrade opportunities between US and India historic: US State Guv

Trump Blasts “Pompous” Mitt Romney, Says Voting For Him “Big Mistake”

Mitt Romney criticised Trump for asking China to investigate Joe Biden. WASHINGTON/ATHENS:  U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday opened a new front in the impeachment battle that threatens his administration, blasting a prominent member of his party for criticizing his push to get foreign nations to probe a leading Democratic rival. The Republican president, who … Read moreTrump Blasts “Pompous” Mitt Romney, Says Voting For Him “Big Mistake”

India can win big from inevitable $350-550bn exports moving out of China: Credit Suisse

India could potentially be one of the big winners from the US-China trade war, according to a Credit Suisse survey of 100 companies with global sales of $1 trillion that projects $350-550 billion of exports will shift out of China and that this is “inevitable even if slow”. This survey insights land at the same … Read moreIndia can win big from inevitable $350-550bn exports moving out of China: Credit Suisse

US Trade Tariffs Target Scottish Whisky, French Cheese

The Donald Trump administration intends to hit French, Spanish and German wines (File) Washington, US:  From whisky and wine to parkas and cashmere sweaters, the US has released a list of imported European products slapped with tariffs in the battle between Washington and Brussels over aircraft subsidies. Washington announced it would put a 10 percent … Read moreUS Trade Tariffs Target Scottish Whisky, French Cheese

“Offer Anything You Like, But…”: S Jaishankar On Trump’s Mediation Talk

S Jaishankar, speaking about Kashmir, said “India’s stand has been clear for decades” (File) Washington:  Categorically rejecting any scope for third party mediation between India and Pakistan on Kashmir, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has said India”https://www.ndtv.com/”s stand has been clear for decades and the two countries can discuss the issue bilaterally. Mr Jaishankar arrived … Read more“Offer Anything You Like, But…”: S Jaishankar On Trump’s Mediation Talk

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