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Donald Trump to continue talks with Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu regarding Palestine settlements
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Donald Trump to continue talks with Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu regarding Palestine settlements

The White House has said that the US will continue talks with Israel about its settlement activity on occupied Palestinian territory.

Donald Trump promotes revamped health care bill after failing to repeal Obamacare Act
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Donald Trump promotes revamped health care bill after failing to repeal Obamacare Act

President Donald Trump is promoting a revamped health care overhaul effort after failing to advance legislation to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act in his first three months in office.

Donald Trump's first 100 days: From lies to wiretaps to Holocaust references, a presidency marred by gaffes
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Donald Trump's first 100 days: From lies to wiretaps to Holocaust references, a presidency marred by gaffes

A list of things Donald Trump has done over the last 100 days reads more like a list of the worst gaffes ever made. And since there is little difference between Trump's actions and Trump's gaffes, we'll just give you the gaffes

Eager for 100-day wins, Donald Trump eyes government funding, border security, and taxes
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Eager for 100-day wins, Donald Trump eyes government funding, border security, and taxes

Donald Trump appeared determined on Tuesday to score key victories to mark his first 100 days as president, as he seeks to boost border security, unveil tax reform plans and avert a government shutdown.

Donald Trump congratulates Recep Tayyip Erdogan after contentious Turkey referendum win
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Donald Trump congratulates Recep Tayyip Erdogan after contentious Turkey referendum win

Ignoring concerns raised by international monitoring groups, President Donald Trump called Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday to congratulate him on the country's contested referendum greatly expanding presidential powers.

Holocaust remark wasn't Sean Spicer's first gaffe: Other times he had his foot firmly in mouth
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Holocaust remark wasn't Sean Spicer's first gaffe: Other times he had his foot firmly in mouth

This wasn't the first time Sean Spicer has found himself with his foot firmly in the mouth. He has been a frequent target of ire and satirists for his angry denunciations of press coverage and loose grasp of facts

White House press secretary Sean Spicer apologises for favourably comparing Hitler to Assad
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White House press secretary Sean Spicer apologises for favourably comparing Hitler to Assad

White House press secretary Sean Spicer apologised for remarks in which he compared Hitler's actions to atrocities carried out by Bashar al-Assad.

White House calls Donald Trump's meeting with Chinese president XI Jinping 'productive'
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White House calls Donald Trump's meeting with Chinese president XI Jinping 'productive'

US President Donald Trump's meeting with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping in Florida last week was "unbelievably helpful" and "productive", the White House said on Monday.

Donald Trump says trade gap will make meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping 'very difficult'
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Donald Trump says trade gap will make meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping 'very difficult'

Donald Trump set the tone for a tense first meeting with Xi Jinping next week by saying that US could no longer tolerate massive trade deficits, job losses.

Will make US a place where women can thrive, says Donald Trump
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Will make US a place where women can thrive, says Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump has said his administration will work to ensure America becomes a place where woman can work and thrive "like never before", as he praised his women colleagues, including Indian-Americans Nikki Haley and Seema Verma.

Donald Trump calls Narendra Modi to congratulate on recent electoral success
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Donald Trump calls Narendra Modi to congratulate on recent electoral success

US President Donald Trump called up Prime Minister Narendra Modi and congratulated him on his recent electoral success, the White House said.

Donald Trump sidesteps blame over wiretap row with Britain, revives another in meeting with Angela Merkel
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Donald Trump sidesteps blame over wiretap row with Britain, revives another in meeting with Angela Merkel

President Donald Trump defiantly refused to back down from his explosive claim that Barack Obama wiretapped his phones, and sidestepped any blame for the White House decision to highlight an unverified report that Britain helped carry out the alleged surveillance.

Donald Trump to donate salary at end of year, says White House official
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Donald Trump to donate salary at end of year, says White House official

Washington: US President Donald Trump will give his $400,000 salary to US charities by the end of 2017, a White House official said.

White House confirms meeting between Donald Trump, Xi Jinping on the cards
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White House confirms meeting between Donald Trump, Xi Jinping on the cards

A meeting between US President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping was being planned, the White House has said, while emphasising that its purpose would be to defuse tensions over the Korean Peninsula.

White House calls US prosecutor Preet Bharara's firing 'standard operating procedure'
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White House calls US prosecutor Preet Bharara's firing 'standard operating procedure'

The White House has defended the firing of high-profile India-born prosecutor Preet Bharara and seeking of resignation of 45 other attorneys, saying this was "standard operating procedure".

WikiLeaks releases documents exposing alleged CIA hacking programme
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WikiLeaks releases documents exposing alleged CIA hacking programme

The CIA can turn your TV into a listening device, bypass popular encryption apps, and possibly control your car, according to a trove of alleged documents from the US spy agency released on Tuesday by WikiLeaks.

Donald Trump travel ban: Revised order to safeguard the nation, not against Muslims claim US officials
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Donald Trump travel ban: Revised order to safeguard the nation, not against Muslims claim US officials

Senior Trump administration officials on Tuesday defended a revised travel ban, saying the order is not aimed at Muslims but is an effort to safeguard the nation from foreign extremists.

Donald Trump seeks Congress' help on wiretap claim against Barack Obama; FBI disputes it
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Donald Trump seeks Congress' help on wiretap claim against Barack Obama; FBI disputes it

President Donald Trump turned to Congress on Sunday for help finding evidence to support his unsubstantiated claim that former President Barack Obama had Trump's telephones tapped during the election.

Pentagon chief James Mattis presents White House with plan to 'rapidly defeat' Islamic State
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Pentagon chief James Mattis presents White House with plan to 'rapidly defeat' Islamic State

Defence Secretary Jim Mattis on Monday gave the White House a plan to "rapidly defeat" the Islamic State group, a Pentagon spokesman said on Monday.