‘No proof that Trump campaign conspired with Russia to influence 2016 poll’

Donald Trump’s campaign did not conspire with Russia during the 2016 election won by him, according to a summary of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report submitted to Congress on Sunday, in a major relief to the embattled US President on an issue that has cast a shadow on his presidency for nearly two years. Continue Reading

Trump states Saudi journo’s death as ‘plot gone awry’

US President Donald Trump has said he was “not satisfied” with the response of Riyadh over Khashoggi’s death. The president also said a group of US officials are in Saudi Arabia and another group of investigators in Turkey are trying to gather information on this issue. Continue Reading

Turkey increases tariffs on some US imports

Turkey announced today it is increasing tariffs on imports of certain US products, escalating a feud with the United States that has helped trigger a currency crisis. Continue Reading

US solar tariffs irk China; WTO action sought

US President Donald Trump approved steep tariffs on solar panel imports in January to protect US producers, triggering an outcry from China, South Korea and even protests from the US solar industry. Continue Reading