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Donald Trump 'has got to be stopped': Democrats defy impeachment risks; move justified, but 'inherently dangerous', feel experts
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Donald Trump 'has got to be stopped': Democrats defy impeachment risks; move justified, but 'inherently dangerous', feel experts

Democrats were emboldened by Wednesday's release of a rough transcript of Trump's July call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy, which confirmed that the Republican president repeatedly asked a foreign power to investigate his leading Democratic political rival, Joe Biden.

'Donald Trump most corrupt': Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton join call to oust US president after transcript of call with Ukraine's Zelensky goes public
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'Donald Trump most corrupt': Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton join call to oust US president after transcript of call with Ukraine's Zelensky goes public

The latest controversy surrounding US president Donald Trump, which includes 'coercion' of a foreign leader to investigate his 2020 re-election candidate Joe Biden, an impeachment inquiry, and a transcript of a phone call that is at the heart of the Democrats' case against him — has widened the divisions between the supporters of the Republican president and his critics more than ever since he took charge of the White House in 2016.

Donald Trump calls impeachment inquiry a 'joke' as Democrats accuse US president of 'mafia-style shakedown' of his Ukrainian counterpart
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Donald Trump calls impeachment inquiry a 'joke' as Democrats accuse US president of 'mafia-style shakedown' of his Ukrainian counterpart

Donald Trump on Wednesday dismissed as a "joke" the grounds laid out for the impeachment inquiry into him, as Democrats stood firm in accusing the US president of a "mafia-style shakedown" of his Ukrainian counterpart

Donald Trump's 25 July conversation with Ukraine president Volodymyr Zelensky released: Transcript shows president pushed for Joe Biden investigation
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Donald Trump's 25 July conversation with Ukraine president Volodymyr Zelensky released: Transcript shows president pushed for Joe Biden investigation

US president Donald Trump told Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to work with the US Attorney General William Barr to investigate the conduct of Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden and his son, Hunter Biden, who sat on the board of a Ukrainian natural gas company, and offered to meet with the president at the White House after he promised to conduct the inquiry.

Nancy Pelosi launches impeachment inquiry against Donald Trump: Take a look at how the proceedings work
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Nancy Pelosi launches impeachment inquiry against Donald Trump: Take a look at how the proceedings work

Pelosi, who well understands the challenges Democrats might face in proceeding with an impeachment inquiry, has long resisted calls from many progressive lawmakers to initiate the the proceedings.

Nancy Pelosi announces impeachment inquiry against Donald Trump after sustained resistance to 'divisive' move; what forced Speaker's hand?
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Nancy Pelosi announces impeachment inquiry against Donald Trump after sustained resistance to 'divisive' move; what forced Speaker's hand?

The decision of the Democratic-majority US House of Representatives to launch an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump is the culmination almost three years' worth of demands — some from even before he took charge of the White House in 2016 — by personalities from across the political and business spectrums to initiate the proceedings against Trump.

'Are you allowed to impeach a president for gross incompetence?' Donald Trump's 2014 tweet comes back to haunt him as he faces impeachment inquiry
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'Are you allowed to impeach a president for gross incompetence?' Donald Trump's 2014 tweet comes back to haunt him as he faces impeachment inquiry

House speaker Nancy Pelosi launched a formal impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump on Tuesday. This is how Twitter reacted to the news.

Transcript leak of Donald Trump's conversations are a national security matter: White House
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Transcript leak of Donald Trump's conversations are a national security matter: White House

The leak of of telephonic conversations between Donald Trump and the leaders of Mexico and Australia is a national security matter, the White House said.

Full text: KP interview
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Full text: KP interview

LTTE head Kumaran Pathmanathan puts his heart on a myriad of issues in an exclusive interview to VK Shashikumar

Some Tamil groups in Europe are trying to spread the poison
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Some Tamil groups in Europe are trying to spread the poison

In this second part of the interview, KP talks about how some supporters outside Sri Lanka do more evil than good.

The UN report on war crimes will benefit no one
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The UN report on war crimes will benefit no one

This is the first part of the entire text of the KP interview transcript where he discusses, Sri Lanka's past and future.