Iranians up in arms as Apple removes top apps

Tehran, Aug 26 Iranians have been joined by a minister in protest after Apple removed popular apps from its store, which the American company says has been done to comply with US sanctions."Today,...

Aug 26, 2017 1:38 PM | Newsscroll

Trump signs memo banning transgender military recruits

(Eds: Updates)By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 26 President Donald Trump has reversed an Obama-era plan of recruiting transgenders in the US military, a decision Democrats said was "cruel" and meant to...

Aug 26, 2017 1:33 PM | Newsscroll

Trump signs memo banning transgender recruits from US military

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 26 US President Donald Trump has signed a memo ordering the Pentagon to ban an Obama-era plan of recruiting transgender individuals in the military, a move Democrats...

Aug 26, 2017 10:06 AM | Newsscroll

Scandal-hit Malaysian PM to visit White House

Kuala Lumpur, Aug 24 US President Donald Trump has invited Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak to Washington, officials said today, despite a Justice Department investigation into a major...

Aug 24, 2017 10:38 AM | Newsscroll

Indian-origin CEO abused for penning down anti-Trump op-ed

Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], August 24 : An Indian-origin Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of a Chicago company has been racially abused in the United States following his column in CNBC's website...

Aug 23, 2017 10:23 AM | Newsscroll

Malaysian PM Razak to visit White House in September

Washington [USA], Aug 24 : United States President Donald Trump is scheduled to welcome Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak to the White House, next month. The meeting between the...

Aug 23, 2017 5:31 AM | Newsscroll

Trump gets a resignation letter with hidden message: IMPEACH

Washington [U.S.A.] Aug 24 : A science envoy to the U.S. State Department on Wednesday resigned over President Donald Trump's response to a violent white supremacist rally in...

Aug 23, 2017 5:31 AM | Newsscroll

Trump tough talk unlikely to move Pakistan

Washington, Aug 23 In military terms, Donald Trump's long-awaited new Afghanistan strategy looks very much like the old one. But, on the diplomatic front, he took a risk in confronting unruly,...

Aug 24, 2017 12:09 AM | Newsscroll

Egypt criticises US decision to cut aid

Cairo, Aug 23 Egypt today criticised a US decision to reduce financial aid and withhold some military assistance as a "misjudgment" of strategic ties between the two allies.The foreign ministry said...

Aug 23, 2017 5:13 PM | Newsscroll

Cut Pak aid, revoke major non-NATO ally status: US lawmakers

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 23 Hailing Donald Trump's new tough line against Pakistan, top US lawmakers have demanded that Islamabad be designated a "state sponsor of terrorism" and its major...

Aug 23, 2017 1:58 PM | Newsscroll