Kasich: WH staff churn hampering Trump agenda

Washington, Aug 20 Republican Ohio Gov John Kasich urged President Donald Trump to stop the staff chaos at the White House and "settle it down."Strategist Steve Bannon last week became the latest...

Aug 20, 2017 11:16 PM | Newsscroll

Democratic lawmakers seek removal of Confederate statues

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 18 Top Democratic lawmakers led by former House Speaker Nancy Pelosi have called for the removal of Confederate statues from the US Capitol.President Donald Trump had...

Aug 18, 2017 7:31 AM | Newsscroll

Pelosi calls for removal of Confederate statues from Capitol

Washington, Aug 18 House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has called for the removal of Confederate statues from the US Capitol as the contentious debate over the appropriateness of such memorials moved...

Aug 18, 2017 3:04 AM | Newsscroll

Paul Ryan to hold first public town hall in nearly 2 years

Madison (US), Aug 14 House Speaker Paul Ryan is planning to hold a town hall meeting August 21, his first open to the public in nearly two years.The town hall in Racine is being organised by CNN and...

Aug 14, 2017 8:33 PM | Newsscroll

Trump under fire for muted response on Virginia violence

By Lalit K JhaCharlottesville, Aug 14 US President Donald Trump is under fire from both Republicans and Democrats for his muted response to the violence unleashed by white supremacists during a...

Aug 14, 2017 1:13 PM | Newsscroll

Violent clashes erupt in Virginia rally, emergency declared

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 12 Violent clashes today erupted between white supremacists and counter demonstrators in a rally in the US state of Virginia, prompting the authorities to declare an...

Aug 13, 2017 12:53 AM | Newsscroll

Sikhs one of the top targets of hate crimes in US: Community

leadersBy Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 7 Sikhs are one of the top targets of hate crimes and sectarian violence in the US, the community leaders have said as they remembered victims of the 2012 mass...

Aug 07, 2017 11:22 AM | Newsscroll

Americans call to combat violence on 5th anniversary of Oak Creek massacre

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 6 Cutting across party lines, various people in the US have called for combating racism, intolerance and violence during the fifth anniversary of the tragic Oak Creek...

Aug 06, 2017 7:46 AM | Newsscroll

Aide says Trump wants more West Wing discipline, structure

Washington, Jul 30 President Donald Trump wanted more discipline and structure in the West Wing, and expects to get that from the retired general taking over as the new chief of staff, a top White...

Jul 30, 2017 9:59 PM | Newsscroll

North Korea launches intercontinental ballistic missile: US

(Eds: Adds US, South Korea militaries discussion)By Lalit K JhaWashington, Jul 28 North Korea today launched an intercontinental ballistic missile for the second time in a month, the Pentagon said,...

Jul 29, 2017 1:21 AM | Newsscroll