US to engage other countries in multilateral efforts:Tillerson

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Jun 14 The Trump Administration will target areas where it sees the greatest risk and engage other countries in multilateral approaches, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson...

Jun 14, 2017 9:40 AM | Newsscroll

Tillerson warns against steps that cut off talks with Russia

Washington, Jun 13 Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said today the US relationship with Russia is at an all-time low and deteriorating further, yet he cautioned against taking steps that might close...

Jun 13, 2017 11:56 PM | Newsscroll

Democrats join hands with Republican Rand to oppose Saudi arms deal

Washington [U.S.A.], June 13 : Senate Democrats are joining hands with Republican Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky to oppose a segment of U.S. President Donald Trump's arms deal with Saudi...

Jun 12, 2017 3:07 PM | Newsscroll

US condemns attacks in Iran; Senate moves ahead on sanctions

Washington, Jun 7 The United States today condemned the deadly twin attacks in Iran, saying the "depravity of terrorism" has no place in the world.Yet the assaults failed to slow the US Senate which...

Jun 08, 2017 12:24 AM | Newsscroll

India, China already showing strong leadership to combat climate change: UN Environment chief

From Yoshita SinghUnited Nations, Jun 2 India and China are showing strong leadership to combat climate change and the decision by the US to withdraw from the Paris Agreement will not deter these...

Jun 02, 2017 7:20 AM | Newsscroll

Report on Trump revealing classified info to Russians alarms

lawmakersFrom Lalit K JhaWashington, May 16 Top US lawmakers, including those from the ruling Republican party, today expressed worry over a report that US President Donald Trump revealed classified...

May 16, 2017 1:43 PM | Newsscroll

4-nation drills postponed after craft runs aground on Guam

Naval Base Guam, May 12 Military drills on Guam in which four countries were to practice amphibious landings and moving their troops have been postponed indefinitely after a French landing craft ran...

May 12, 2017 2:09 PM | Newsscroll

Senate panel approves Trump's pick for US envoy to China

Washington, May 9 A Senate panel today easily approved Iowa Governor Terry Branstad's nomination to be the US ambassador to China, a move that all but assures full Senate confirmation of President...

May 09, 2017 8:53 PM | Newsscroll

Trump says looks forward to working with France's Macron

(Eds: Updating with Trump's call with Macron)From Lalit K JhaWashington, May 8 US President Donald Trump has congratulated Emmanuel Macron on his "big win" in the French presidential election and...

May 08, 2017 11:17 PM | Newsscroll

US committed to Tibetan issue, says Tillerson

From Lalit K JhaWashington, May 8 Expressing its concern over the alleged human rights violations in China in general and Tibet in particular, the Trump administration has said it was committed to...

May 08, 2017 9:03 PM | Newsscroll