Donald Trump invokes extraordinary national security powers to limit asylum; says people must 'come in legally'
Stung by midterm results, Donald Trump invokes extraordinary national security powers to limit asylum; says people must 'come in legally'
India calls for 'dedicated' counter-IED resources in UN peacekeeping missions, cites history of casualties
Military Adviser in India's Permanent Mission to the UN Colonel Sandeep Kapoor said that an analysis of the fatal casualties among peacekeeping personnel in the last four years indicate that at least a quarter of them were due to improvised explosive devices (IED) attacks.
Donald Trump says executive order on asylum seekers coming next week; suggests US troops could open fire if migrants fling stones
Trump announced that a "comprehensive" executive order (EO) is coming as early as next week that covers asylum seekers too. He did not mention what else may be included in the EO, although in interviews this week, he has threatened to bring an EO to end birthright citizenship for children of non-citizens.
Be very afraid: Donald Trump's closing message ahead of midterm election stokes fears of immigrant ‘invasion’ as White House hawks plan more skewering
With five days to go before America’s midterm elections, US president Donald Trump’s closing message is clear: Be very afraid, because illegal immigrants, according to Trump, are “invading” America, having babies on “this side of the border” and freeloading on the country’s bounties. The messaging is so loaded with violent imagery that even the booming economy or last week’s massacre at a synagogue come a far second. As far as Trump’s White House and his campaign is concerned, the midterms and the 2020 elections are a culture war whose time has come. If it was vicious in 2016, it’s not getting better.
US midterm elections: America's racial divide on vivid display as Donald Trump amplifies hardline political strategy
After Tuesday's election, it's likely that 87 percent of Republicans in the House will be white men, compared to just 37 percent for Democrats, said David Wasserman, who analyzes races for the Cook Political Report.
Florida native Cesar Sayoc charged with five federal crimes for sending pipe bombs to US politicians, faces 58 years in jail
Cesar Sayoc, 56, was arrested Friday on charges of sending package bombs, which officials described as IEDs, to at least 10 present and former high-level government officials including former president Barack Obama, former vice president Joe Biden and former secretary of state Hillary Clinton.
Mail bombs versus migrant caravan: Donald Trump goes all in on 2 powerful optics dominating US politics before 6 November midterm elections
Out with the bombs and back to the migrant caravan. Donald Trump is mighty relived that Page One headlines will be cleared of the mail bomb story for the next 10 days before midterm elections 2018 which will decide political control over US Congress.
Florida native Cesar Sayoc arrested in connection with 12 mail bombs; Donald Trump says 'bomb stuff' is distracting
Federal authorities arrested a man in Florida on Friday in connection with the mail-bomb scare that widened to 12 suspicious packages sent to prominent Donald Trump critics, the US Justice Department said.
Donald Trump 'extremely angry, upset, unhappy' about pipe bombs being sent to Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, CNN bureau in NYC
US President Donald Trump has termed as "abhorrent" the sending of "suspicious packages" to his predecessor Barack Obama, 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and CNN, asserting that threats of political violence have no place in America.
Bombs mailed to Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama, CNN: What's the political benefit when 6 crude explosives don't go off?
Who benefits when six bombs mailed to Hillary and Bill Clinton, Barack and Michelle Obama, CNN and other Trump rivals don't explode and the packaging is so rudimentary that it seems like the sender wants to be caught?
'Act of terror': 5 bombs mailed to Clintons, Obamas, CNN and others Trump rails against; New York ramps up police presence across city
Before noon on Wednesday in the US East Coast, at least 5 packages containing 'functional explosive devices' were stopped before they reached Bill and Hillary Clinton, Barack and Michelle Obama, the CNN offices in Columbus Circle in Manhattan, New York mayor Andrew Cuomo and others. "This is an act of terror", Cuomo told media outlets and linked the toxic political environment to the way things are unfolding in the run-up to the midterm elections.
'Functional' bombs mailed to Hillary, Bill Clinton's home and Barack Obama's office; CNN New York offices also evacuated
A US official says a "functional explosive device" was found at Hillary and Bill Clinton's suburban New York home. Television network CNN is reporting that Secret Service has found an explosive device in the Washington DC office of former President Barack Obama too.
CRPF personnel in Odisha's Kalahandi busted a powerful bomb planted by Maoists and averted a huge disaster
Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh's Sukma kills 1 CRPF personnel, wounds another; injured trooper shifted to Raipur hospital
A CRPF trooper was killed and another injured when Maoists triggered a powerful blast when they targeted security personnel in a forested part of Chhattisgarh's Sukma district, officials said.
Seven police personnel killed in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district after naxals blow up vehicle with IED
Seven police personnel were killed after Naxals blew up their vehicle in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district, police said. The attack took place on a day when Union Home Minister Rajanth Singh is scheduled to arrive in the state.
Six security personnel killed in IED blast in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district; fifth explosive attack in three months
Four jawans of the Chhattisgarh Armed Force and two jawans of the Chhattisgarh Police's District Force were killed while one was greviously injured in an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) blast on a police vehicle in Dantewada's Cholnar village.
A Improvised Explosive Device (IED) blast in Imphal, Manipur on Wednesday afternoon killed two Border Security Force jawans and injured two civilians
The Naxals have developed "very lethal" ammunition like 'rambo arrows' as part of their new IED armoury to launch attacks on security forces
Anti-Maoist operations will be stepped up in Odisha, surrendered insurgents will be rehabilitated, says DGP RP Sharma
The Odisha police has decided to step up operations against the Maoists and bring in necessary changes in the strategy to deal with the Naxalites.
Bijapur IED attack: 2 security personnel dead, five injured after police vehicle explodes in Chattisgarh's Kutru
Two security personnel died and five others injured in an improvised explosive device attack on a police vehicle in Chhattisgarh, ANI reported.