Talks with Taliban ‘dead’: Trump; US military to ramp up Afghanistan operation

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday said ‘talks with Taliban dead’, while the general in charge said that the U.S is likely to ramp up operation to counter an increase in Taliban... Read more »

Trump to meet North Korea’s Kim on DMZ between the two Koreas

U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will meet at the Demilitarised Zone (DMZ) between the two Koreas on Sunday, Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in said,... Read more »

Trump to propose plan to make U.S. immigration more merit-based

U.S. President Donald Trump will outline on Thursday a plan to harden border security and overhaul the legal immigration system to favor applicants who speak English, are well-educated and have job offers,... Read more »

Trump directs officials to toughen asylum rules

U.S. President Donald Trump directed officials to toughen rules for asylum seekers on Monday, including by introducing a fee for their applications and barring those who entered the country illegally from working... Read more »

Trump cuts aid to Central American countries as migrant crisis deepens

The U.S. government cut aid to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras on Saturday after President Donald Trump blasted the Central American countries for sending migrants to the United States and threatened to... Read more »

Prime Minister Oli attends reception hosted by US President

Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli attended a reception the US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump hosted on Monday evening in honour of the Heads of the State or of... Read more »

China is willing to resolve differences with the United States

China is willing to resolve differences with the United States on an equal footing, the Chinese government’s top diplomat said on Friday after meeting U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, but added... Read more »

Donald Trump has recommended Randy W Berry new ambassador to Nepal

US President Donald Trump has proposed Randy W Berry as his country’s new ambassador to Nepal, subject to Senate approval. Berry is an old Nepal hand in the United States Foreign Service.... Read more »