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Jul 17, 2018
Trump-Putin summit in Helsinki: US President questions intelligence agencies, not Putin, on Russia meddling in 2016 US electionsStanding next to Russia's Vladimir Putin, US President Donald Trump openly questioned his own intelligence agencies' conclusions that Moscow was to blame for meddling in the 2016 U.S. election to Trump's benefit and seemed to accept Putin's insistence that Russia's hands were clean. Putin said he did indeed want to Trump to win — because of his policies — but took no action to make it happen.
Jul 13, 2018
12 Russian intelligence officers charged with hacking Democratic party computer networks during US 2016 electionThe US Justice Department announced charges Friday against 12 Russian intelligence officers for hacking offenses during the 2016 presidential election.
Jul 05, 2018
Senate committee confirms Russian meddling in US presidential election: What it means for next week's Trump-Putin summitThe Senate committee report on Russian interference in US presidential elections comes barely two weeks before Donald Trump is scheduled to meet with Russian president Vladimir Putin in Helsinki later this month.
Jun 20, 2018
US Senate passes National Defence Authorisation Act 2019 seeking enhanced ties with 'major defence partner' IndiaThe US Senate on Tuesday passed with an overwhelming majority a $ 716 billion defence bill which among other things seeks to strengthen ties with America's 'Major Defence Partner' India.
Jun 16, 2018
Former Donald Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort jailed; judge revokes house arrest over allegations of witness tampering in Mueller probeFormer Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was jailed Friday after a federal judge revoked his house arrest over allegations of witness tampering in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.
Jun 06, 2018
US primaries: Big night for 56 women candidates while Republicans, Democrats both escape unhurt ahead of midtermsWith the prospect of a "blue wave" in the November elections, Republicans and Democrats escaped major embarrassment Wednesday after US primaries across eight states while women seeking elected office in historic numbers cleared a big hurdle with at least 56 female candidates making the cut
Jun 05, 2018
Larry Nassar sex abuse scandal: US Senate to question ex-officials of USA Gymnastics and Michigan State UniversityThe heads of Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics, who resigned in the wake of a sex abuse scandal involving a former doctor at their organisations, could face tough questions when they appear on Tuesday at a US Senate hearing
May 17, 2018
Unapologetic Donald Trump Jr tells US Senate committee 'not troubled that I met with Russian'Questioned intently by a Senate committee, President Donald Trump's son struck a firmly unapologetic tone, deflected many queries and said he didn't think there was anything wrong with meeting a Russian lawyer at Trump Tower in hopes of election-season dirt on Hillary Clinton
Apr 23, 2018
US Senate poised to reject Mike Pompeo for Secretary of State in rare rebuke as Donald Trump rages on TwitterThe full Senate is still expected to consider Pompeo's nomination later this week. But the rare rebuke expected from the panel Monday, even after Pompeo's recent visit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, would be the first time in years that a nominee for the high-level Cabinet position did not receive a favorable committee vote.
Apr 17, 2018
Cancer-stricken John McCain stable after undergoing surgery for intestinal infection, wife says he is 'doing well'US senator John McCain, who is battling brain cancer, was in stable condition on Tuesday after undergoing surgery to treat an infection.