• Mon, 25 Jun 2018 10:35
    Asian markets fall as trade war fears weigh on sentiment
    Asian markets fell Monday as fears of a global trade war continue to dog investors, with Donald Trump threatening fresh tariffs on European cars and reports he is considering curbs on Chinese investment the US.
    business
  • Mon, 25 Jun 2018 01:00
    American democracy faces Trump-Kim test
    Singapore summit askS big questions OF US POLITICIANS
    opinion
  • Sun, 24 Jun 2018 01:00
    US move to militarise outer space vicious
    By directing the Pentagon to create a special “Space Force” as an independent branch of the US military to ensure the safety of US spacecraft and astronauts, US President Donald Trump has sparked concerns that Washington would ignite an arms race in outer space.
    opinion
  • Sat, 23 Jun 2018 06:35
    Split families in limbo amid Trump immigration chaos
    The fate of 2,300 children wrested from their parents at the US border with Mexico remained unclear Friday two days after Donald Trump ended migrant family separations, as the president accused Democrats of spinning "phony" tales of suffering for electoral gain.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 23 Jun 2018 06:31
    Despite summit, N.Korea still a nuclear threat, says Trump
    US President Donald Trump on Friday cited "an unusual and extraordinary threat" from North Korea's nuclear arsenal to extend sanctions on Kim Jong Un's regime, despite touting the success of a historic summit earlier this month.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:00
    By zapping Space Treaty, US risks real star wars 
    By directing the Pentagon on Monday to create a special “Space Force” as an independent branch of the US military to ensure the safety of US spacecraft and astronauts, US President Donald Trump has sparked concern that Washington would ignite an arms race in outer space.
    opinion
  • Fri, 22 Jun 2018 15:41
     'I really don't care': Melania Trump jacket stuns on migrant visit
    Washington - Melania Trump surprised the world by visiting child migrants on the US-Mexico border Thursday -- but it was her choice of clothing for the trip that stunned the internet: a jacket emblazoned with the words "I really don't care, do you?" 
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 22 Jun 2018 08:20
    US states sue Washington over immigrant separation
    Several US states are suing the Trump administration over its "zero tolerance" policy that led to thousands of migrant children being split from their families on the US border with Mexico.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 22 Jun 2018 06:51
    EU's tit-for-tat tariffs against US come into effect
    The European Union slapped revenge tariffs on iconic US products including bourbon, jeans and motorcycles on Friday in its opening salvo in a trade war with President Donald Trump.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 21 Jun 2018 14:36
    Japan halts missile drills after Trump-Kim summit: reports
    Japan has halted evacuation drills simulating a North Korean missile attack in the wake of historic talks between Washington and Pyongyang, local media reported Thursday.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 21 Jun 2018 06:56
    Trump orders halt to family separations
    President Donald Trump ordered an end to the separation of migrant children from their parents on the US border Wednesday, reversing a tough policy under heavy pressure from his fellow Republicans, Democrats and the international community.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:56
    Protesters heckle DHS secretary at Mexican restaurant
    Washington - Protesters heckled US homeland security chief Kirstjen Nielsen as she dined at a Washington restaurant late Tuesday, chanting "shame!" repeatedly at the woman who has become the frontline defender of the Trump administration's widely condemned practice of separating migrant children from their parents.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 20 Jun 2018 01:00
    My sincerest sympathy to the American Democrats
    I have been mocking Donald Trump since he was the Republican Party’s presidential candidate, and his “historic” summit with Kim Jong-un  has done little to change my contemptuous stand. But while my  attitude toward the US leader hasn’t changed much, my sympathy towards his local opponents, the Democrats in particular, has grown remarkably.
    opinion
  • Wed, 20 Jun 2018 01:00
    Stocks fall under cloud of trade war
    ASIAN stock markets closed in negative territory yesterday amid investors’ concerns over a looming US-China trade war after US President Donald Trump threatened a new round of tariff on US$200 bn worth of imports from China. Japan’s Nikkei Index fell to its lowest since June1, losing 1.77 per cent to 22,278.48 points.
    Economy
  • Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:42
    Asian, European stocks plunge as China-US trade war fears brew
    Hong Kong and Shanghai stocks led a sell-off across Asian and European markets Tuesday on rising trade war fears after Donald Trump threatened fresh tariffs on Chinese imports and Beijing warned of countermeasures.
    business
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