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Two Indian-American CEOs attend White House summit for Tech leaders

Two prominent Indian-Americans – Satya Nadella from Microsoft and Sunder Pichai from Google – were among a select group of CEOs who attended a technology summit organised by White House as part of the Trump administration’s efforts to ease its relationship with the Silicon Valley.The US government plans to tighten restrictions on exports of new technologies due to national security concerns. The list of affected products could include quantum

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White House instructs agencies to prepare for possible shutdown

White House shutdown: The White House has instructed the federal agencies to prepare for a possible government shutdown as Congress moved closer to the midnight Thursday deadline without passing a funding bill. “The Office of Management and Budget is currently preparing for a lapse in appropriations. As we stated earlier today, we support the Bipartisan Budget Act and urge Congress to send it to the president’s desk without delay,” the OMB official

I am a mentally stable genius asserts Donald Trump

I am a mentally stable genius, asserts Donald Trump

I am a mentally stable genius asserts Donald Trump: Unfazed by fierce criticism and fears over his “mental” health, US President Donald Trump today described himself as being a “genius”. “Now that Russian collusion, after one year of intense study, has proven to be a total hoax on the American public, the Democrats and their

Use personal devices banned inside White House West Wing

Use of personal devices banned inside White House West Wing

Use personal devices banned inside White House West Wing: Washington, The White House will enforce new security measure by banning the use of personal devices like tablets, smartphones and laptops in its West Wing, where offices of President Donald Trump and his top staffers are situated. The measure would come into effect from next week. The West Wing

Trump to release medical records: WH

Trump release medical records: The President has his physical scheduled next year after which doctors would release his medical records, the White House said today, while terming as “ridiculous” the questions about Donald Trump‘s slurred speech.“I know that there were a lot of questions on that — frankly, pretty ridiculous questions. The President’s throat was

White House infested

White House infested with cockroaches, mice

White House infested: The White House is plagued with cockroaches, mice and ants, building maintenance files have revealed. Cockroach infestations were found in at least four parts of Donald Trump’s official residence, while a colony of ants were living in Chief of Staff John Kelly’s office, according to hundreds of work orders obtained by NBC 4 Washington. Mice

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White House plans to replace Tillerson

White House plans: Mr Tillerson has been at odds with Mr Trump over foreign policy recently. The secretary of state was even reported to have privately described the president as a “moron”. The Trump administration is mulling to replace incumbent United States Secretary of State Rex Tillerson with CIA Director Mike Pompeo.  The switch is likely to happen

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Trump, Modi want India, US to have world’s greatest armies: White House

Washington/Manila, Nov 14, Trump Modi want India, US to have world’s greatest armies: White House : President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have pledged that the US and India should have the world’s greatest militaries as they discussed bilateral strategic partnership and their shared commitment to a free and open Indo-Pacific region, according

Trumps give out Halloween treats at White House

Washington, Oct 31 : Halloween 2017 :Trumps give out Halloween treats at White House. The White House was transformed into a haunted house as US President Donald Trump with his wife Melania welcomed trick-or-treaters on his first Halloween in office.Trump and the First Lady on Monday greeted some of the 6,000 children and adults who

Trump visiting five Asian nations to pressurise North Korea: White House

Trump visiting five Asian nations to pressurise North Korea. United States President Donald Trump will start his five-nation tour from November 3 to call on the international community to pressurise North Korea over its nuclear programme. During a five-nation Asia tour plus a stop in Hawaii from Nov. 3 to 14, Trump will “call on

Trump administration releases hard-line immigration principles

New York, Oct 9, While keeping mum on H1-B visas, US President Donald Trump has asked Congress to introduce a merit-based immigration system that could benefit Indians but would also deny green cards to some relatives of immigrants.Trump’s 70-point enforcement plan calling for stiff immigration reforms unveiled by the White house on Sunday night would continue to

Trump administration announces new travel restrictions

Trump administration announces new travel restrictions . Donald Trump has announced new travel restrictions on visitors to the United States that will expand his controversial travel ban to eight countries. Trump administration announces new travel restrictions on certain foreigners from Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria, Venezuela and Yemen as a replacement to a

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Melania Trump follows Michelle Obama’s footstep, hosts event at vegetable garden

US first lady Melania Trump on Friday held her first event in the vegetable garden of the White House, which was established by her predecessor Michelle Obama. Melania was seen wearing a red plaid shirt and matched it with red gloves. She was joined by members of the local Boys & Girls Club. She explained the importance of healthy eating with

DACA’s end in US to impact eight lakh including Indians

DACA’s end in US to impact eight lakh including Indians. United States President Donald Trump on Tuesday went against another decision of his predecessor Barack Obama that is set to impact 8 lakh people including Indians residing in the United States. US president formally announced the end of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), in which it allows

Trump removes restrictions on missiles from South Korea

Trump removes restrictions on missiles from South Korea

Trump removes restrictions on missiles from South Korea. US President Donald Trump has approved the removal of barricades on South Korea’s missile payload capabilities. The White House has provided information regarding this.Trump spoke on the phone with South Korean President Moon Jae-in. In this dialogue, the two leaders have agreed to strengthen the joint forces.

US, S Korea discuss coordinated response against N Korea: WH

Washington, Sep 2, US S Korea discuss coordinated response against N Korea: WH. The US and South Korea today vowed to strengthen their alliance through defence cooperation to fight the threats posed by North Korea with President Donald Trump giving a “conceptual approval” to sell Seoul American military equipment worth billions of dollars. On Tuesday,

US government asks Congress to approve disaster funds

US government asks Congress to approve disaster funds

The US government has asked Congress to approve the release of $7.85 billion funds to tackle the floods brought by the catastrophic hurricane Harvey, one of the worst to hit the country. A letter written by the White House budget chief Mick Mulvaney was delivered on Friday to House Speaker Paul Ryan requesting the “appropriation

Trump to nominate Juster as US ambassador to India - White House

Trump to nominate Juster as US ambassador to India – White House

U.S. President Donald Trump will nominate Kenneth Juster to be ambassador to India, the White House said on Friday.   Juster was a deputy assistant to Trump for international economic affairs and the deputy director of the National Economic Council until June. From 2001 to 2005 he was under secretary of Commerce under former president George

White House to direct Pentagon on transgender ban in military

White House to direct Pentagon on transgender ban in military

Transgender ban. The White House will be sending guidance to the Pentagon on the implementation of United States President Donald Trump‘s proposal to ban transgender people from serving in the military.According to The Wall Street Journal, a White House memo will direct the defence department on details related to Trump’s intention to bar transgender people

White House locks down over Suspicious Package

White House locks down over Suspicious Package

The White House was placed on locks down after law officials found a suspicious package on the outside of the north fence line.The White House locks down on Tuesday. Washington Post reported that a spokesman for the Secret Service said pedestrians and others were cleared from the area along Pennsylvania Avenue.The decoration and construction work