Sunday, July 22, 2018
Trump considering 3,000 pardons, including boxer Muhammad Ali

Trump says he has ‘absolute’ power to pardon himself

President Donald Trump on Monday said he had committed no wrongdoing but had “absolute” legal power to pardon himself, echoing an argument put forth...
Trump calls for comedian Samantha Bee's firing after crude Ivanka tweet

Trump calls for comedian Samantha Bee’s firing after crude Ivanka tweet

U.S. President Donald Trump waded further into television controversies on Friday, calling for comedian Samantha Bee to be fired after she made a vulgar...
WHO says 1.1bn people are smokers globally

WHO says 1.1bn people are smokers globally

There are around 1.1 billion smokers in the world today, the same number as at the turn of the century, according to latest data...
UN envoy says Gaza 'on the brink'

UN envoy says Gaza ‘on the brink’

Rocket fire this week across the border between Gaza and Israel shows how close the region is “to the brink of war”, Nikolay Mladenov,...
Melania Trump calls for end to immigrants’ family separation

Melania Trump tweet fails to dispel conspiracy theories

First Lay of the U.S. Melania Trump unsuccessfully sought to quell rumours about her whereabouts Wednesday, after media noted that she had not been...
Trump administration to use DNA tests to reunite families separated at border

Trump says summit with North Korea can still hold

U.S. President Donald Trump said that the much anticipated meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un could still go ahead on June 12. Trump told...
Trump calls off meeting with North Korea’s Kim

Trump calls off meeting with North Korea’s Kim

U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday called off his planned June 12 summit meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in a letter...
Trump vows to reject immigration bill without border wall clause

Trump vows to reject immigration bill without border wall clause

President Donald Trump said on Thursday that he would not give his approval to any immigration bill which would not mention a wall on...
Nigerians protest to Yale University over racial bias against Lolade

Nigerians protest to Yale University over racial bias against Lolade

The Nigerian community in the U.S. have protested against the racial bias incident against a Nigerian, Ms Lolade Siyonbola, a graduate student at the...
Trump calls off meeting with North Korea’s Kim

Trump says meeting with Kim ‘may not work out’

U.S. President Donald Trump said the much anticipated meeting between him and North Korean leader, Kim Jong-Un at Singapore on June 12, is not...