Politics

Trump says NATO is obsolete but still “very important to me”

LONDON : U.S. President-elect Donald Trump said NATO was obsolete because it had not defended against terror attacks, but that

Trump says if Russia is really helping us, why would anybody have sanctions

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump said in an interview with the Wall Street Journal he would keep intact sanctions against Russia

Trump’s nuclear remarks test bid to improve Russia ties

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump upped the stakes on Friday in a back-and-forth exchange with President Vladimir Putin over nuclear weapons

U.N. Security Council denounces Israeli settlements, U.S. abstains

UNITED NATIONS : The United States on Friday allowed the U.N. Security Council to adopt a resolution demanding an end

Chinese media alarmed at Trump trade adviser, warn of U.S. showdown

BEIJING : Chinese state media on Friday expressed alarm and warned of a “showdown with the U.S.” after President-elect Donald

Icahn tapped as Trump’s special adviser on regulatory issues

Billionaire Carl Icahn will advise Donald Trump on rescinding what the activist investor called “excessive regulation” on U.S. businesses, the

China to return seized U.S. drone, says Washington ‘hyping up’ incident

BEIJING : China will return an underwater U.S. drone seized by a naval vessel this week in the South China

Janet Yellen Signaled to Donald Trump She’s Not Going Anywhere

The following are highlights of Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen‘s press conference on Wednesday following the end of a two-day

US : Trump taps Exxon CEO Tillerson as top diplomat

WASHINGTON : President-elect Donald Trump announced Exxon Mobil Corp’s Rex Tillerson as his choice for secretary of state on Tuesday,

Trump says U.S. not necessarily bound by “one China” policy

WASHINGTON : U.S. President-elect Donald Trump questioned whether the United States had to be bound by its long-standing position that