Politics

Trump says union head who accused him of lying has ‘done a terrible job’

 NEW YORK : Donald Trump clashed on Wednesday with a union official who accused the president-elect of lying about the

Federal Reserve Officials Are Concerned About Donald Trump

Federal Reserve officials cautioned on Monday that the incoming Trump administration’s economic plans should not be cast as if the

China urges India not to ‘complicate’ border dispute as Tibetan figure visits

BEIJING : China called on India on Monday not to do anything to complicate their border dispute after a senior

Crowds gather after Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa suffers cardiac arrest

CHENNAI, India : The life of the leader of Tamil Nadu hung in the balance on Monday after she went

UK : May’s Brexit plans face British Supreme Court test

LONDON : Prime Minister Theresa May’s government launches a challenge on Monday against a court ruling that it requires parliamentary

Italy : Renzi vows to resign after crushing referendum defeat

ROME : Dec 5 Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi vowed to resign after suffering a crushing defeat on Sunday in

Fidel Castro interred in rock, closing last chapter of historic life

SANTIAGO, Cuba : Fidel Castro’s ashes were placed in the niche of a boulder on Sunday, capping nine days of

Afghan president says Taliban wouldn’t last a month without Pakistan support

AMRITSAR, India : Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said on Sunday that the Taliban insurgency would not survive a month if

South Africa : Zuma asks court to set aside influence-peddling report

JOHANNESBURG : South African President Jacob Zuma has asked the High Court to set aside a report by an anti-corruption

China blames Taiwan for president’s “petty” phone call with Trump

WASHINGTON/BEIJING : U.S. President-elect Donald Trump spoke by phone with President Tsai Ing-wen of Taiwan, but China, which considers the