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Trump signs executive order for overhaul of H-1B visa system

19 April 2017 6:01 AM GMT
Acting on his 'Buy American, Hire American' pledge, US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order for tightening the rules of the H-1B visa...

US-Russia standoff on Syria

10 April 2017 4:05 PM GMT
UNSC should set up a mechanism to establish responsibility for the gas attack.

'Trump accepts Xi's invitation to China'

7 April 2017 5:35 PM GMT
Trump accepted the invitation with pleasure, and hoped to make the trip at an early date, Xinhua reported.

Show your cards on Syria, Russia tells Donald Trump

6 April 2017 5:07 PM GMT
Russia is Syria’s most powerful ally and has provided the military might behind Assad’s grip on the country, which plunged into civil war six years ago.

Trade, N Korea pose challenges as Trump prepares to meet Xi

6 April 2017 5:02 PM GMT
Trump promised during the 2016 campaign to stop what he called the theft of American jobs by China and rebuild the country’s manufacturing base.

Yet another sordid chapter

6 April 2017 4:42 PM GMT
The European Union and the United Nations have directly blamed the Bashar-Al Assad regime for this monstrosity. Russia, which has been the Assad regime’s closest ally, rejected the UN’s claims.

Trump, Israel, Pope condemn chemical attack in Syria

5 April 2017 4:11 PM GMT
A senior State Department official, who asked for anonymity, said that everything pointed to the fact that the chemical attack was a “war crime” and that the countries backing Assad — Russia and Iran — have much to answer for.

Trump signs bill blocking online privacy regulation

4 April 2017 7:09 PM GMT
After his press secretary blasted it as an example of rampant government overreach, President Donald Trump has signed a bill into law that could...

Future tense: Computer programmers to feel the heat

4 April 2017 5:41 PM GMT
The immigration services warned employers that they would not be allowed to ‘abuse the H-1B program’ which it said affects US workers negatively.

'Not natural friends': Trump, Xi will be 'odd couple' at first summit

4 April 2017 5:37 PM GMT
Topping the agenda at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida will be whether he will make good on his threat to use crucial US-China trade ties to pressure Beijing to do more to rein in its nuclear-armed neighbor North Korea, which is working to develop missiles capable of hitting the United States.

Xi leaves for his first summit with Donald Trump

4 April 2017 5:26 PM GMT
Ahead of the summit, Chinese and US officials held talks to ensure that the first summit is a complete success amid tough assertions by Trump that Washington will act alone if Beijing failed to take a tougher stand against N Korea’s nuclear weapons programme.

Blackwater founder held 'secret meeting' with Putin official on Trump's behalf

4 April 2017 5:25 PM GMT
The meeting took place around Jan 11 - nine days before Trump’s inauguration - in the Seychelles islands in the Indian Ocean, officials said.
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