Arnold Schwarzenegger mocks Trump on coal policy

Former California Governor and famous movie star Arnold Schwarzenegger has mocked US President Donald Trump and urged him to abandon his impractical desire to “rescue the coal industry”. Schwarzenegger described Trump’s efforts... Read more »

Indian-American Congresswoman arrested in Washington anti-immigration protest

Indian-American Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal was arrested along with 575 other women during a protest staged here against US President Donald Trump’s border and immigration policy. Jayapal said she was asked to speak... Read more »

China slams US limits on Chinese investment

China’s Commerce Ministry on Thursday criticized US President Donald Trump’s latest announcement to restrict Chinese investment in tech companies in the US in order to combat intellectual property theft. “We are going... Read more »

US National Security Advisor set to meet President Vladimir Putin in Kremlin

US National Security Adviser John Bolton is set to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Kremlin on Wednesday. Bolton is in Moscow ahead of an expected summit meeting between Putin and... Read more »

Brazilian President Michel Temer will discuss the situation of Brazilian children separated from their migrant parents in the US

Brazilian President Michel Temer will discuss the situation of Brazilian children separated from their migrant parents in the US, when American Vice President Mike Pence arrives on a two-day visit on Tuesday,... Read more »

President Donald Trump to announce crack down on Chinese tech investment

¬†US President Donald Trump’s administration is set to announce measures this week cracking down on Chinese investment in key technologies in America, a media report said on Monday. The move is expected... Read more »

Saudi Arabia’s ban on women driving ends officially

Saudi women are now officially allowed to get behind the wheel after a decades-old driving ban was lifted on Sunday. Since early orning, women have been driving on the roads across the... Read more »

European Union (EU) launched tariffs on some $3.2 billion worth of American goods in retaliation

The European Union (EU) on Friday launched tariffs on some $3.2 billion worth of American goods, in retaliation for tariffs US President Donald Trump’s administration imposed on imported steel and aluminium earlier... Read more »

Outdoor air pollution killed 4.2mn people in 2016, United Nations

A United Nations report published on Wednesday said in 2016, an estimated 4.2 million people died as a result of high levels of ambient air pollution. “In 2016, 91 per cent of... Read more »

Iran to oppose proposal to raise OPEC crude output

Iran will not accept Saudi Arabia’s proposal to increase crude output of Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), Iran’s representative to the OPEC was quoted as saying on Tuesday. Iran, along... Read more »