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Clinton, Trump escalate fight on national...

Clinton, Trump escalate fight on national...

US Election 2016

Mon, Sep 12 2016

Trump also injected drama into the national security debate this week by wholeheartedly endorsing Russian...

The catastrophic legacy of 9/11

The catastrophic legacy of 9/11

North America

Sun, Sep 11 2016

The September 11, 2001 attacks were the work of al-Qaeda and its then-leader, Osama bin Laden. Al-Qaeda...

Key points of US-Russia deal on...

Key points of US-Russia deal on...

Europe

Sun, Sep 11 2016

Russia is expected to keep Syrian air force planes from bombing areas controlled by the opposition. The...

Education: Why it matters in 2016 US...

Education: Why it matters in 2016 US...

US Election 2016

Sun, Sep 11 2016

Hillary Clinton has made the soaring costs of college her primary education focus. She has proposed free...

Asean leaders tiptoe around South China...

Asean leaders tiptoe around South China...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Sep 9 2016

China claims much of the South China Sea, through which more than $5tn of trade moves annually. Taiwan...

Why do US, Iran often face off in Persian...

Why do US, Iran often face off in Persian...

Middle East

Fri, Sep 9 2016

During the Iran-Iraq war in the 1980s, Iran mined portions of the Persian Gulf and several commercial...

Immigration: Why it matters in 2016...

Immigration: Why it matters in 2016...

US Election 2016

Fri, Sep 9 2016

Democrat Hillary Clinton has pledged to push for an overhaul that would enable citizenship - not just...

Trump closes in on Clinton as US election...

Trump closes in on Clinton as US election...

US Election 2016

Thu, Sep 8 2016

Now, Clinton is estimated to have the support of 45.4% of decided voters, followed closely by Trump at...

Obama nominates first-ever Muslim federal...

Obama nominates first-ever Muslim federal...

World

Wed, Sep 7 2016

US President Barack Obama Tuesday nominated lawyer Abid Qureshi for the federal district court of Washington,...

Donald Trump on immigration

Donald Trump on immigration

US Election 2016

Wed, Sep 7 2016

Obama increased Border Patrol staffing to an all-time high of 21,444 agents in 2011 and his administration...

Student debt: Why it matters in 2016...

Student debt: Why it matters in 2016...

US Election 2016

Tue, Sep 6 2016

Democrat Hillary Clinton hopes to curtail debt dramatically for undergraduates. She has modified her...

US, Russia fail to reach Syria deal...

US, Russia fail to reach Syria deal...

Middle East

Tue, Sep 6 2016

The US has repeatedly said that Assad must step down if Syria is to reach a lasting peace

Obama’s Asian pivot leaves new...

Obama’s Asian pivot leaves new...

North America

Mon, Sep 5 2016

Relations between South Korea and Japan, two key US allies in Asia, have seen numerous setbacks in past...

Debt: Why it matters in US

Debt: Why it matters in US

US Election 2016

Mon, Sep 5 2016

Most economists say rising debt risks crowding out investment and forcing interest rates up, among other...

FBI releases  Clinton email probe...

FBI releases  Clinton email probe...

US Election 2016

Sun, Sep 4 2016

The documents also include technical details about how the private server was set up

US, China ratify Paris climate deal,...

US, China ratify Paris climate deal,...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 4 2016

US President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping submitted their plan to join the agreement...

Trump’s Mexico visit likely to backfire...

Trump’s Mexico visit likely to backfire...

US Election 2016

Fri, Sep 2 2016

The trip has caused consternation in Mexico and not just because the bloviating New York businessman...

3rd Bangladeshi Muslim fatality in possible...

3rd Bangladeshi Muslim fatality in possible...

World

Thu, Sep 1 2016

Nazma Khanam, 60, was stabbed to death while on a nighttime walk with her husband in Queens, according...

In political gamble, Trump to make surprising...

In political gamble, Trump to make surprising...

US Election 2016

Thu, Sep 1 2016

Last week, Pena Nieto extended invitations to visit Mexico to both Trump and Clinton, who met with him...

Trump’s deportation waffle highlights...

Trump’s deportation waffle highlights...

Uncategorized

Wed, Aug 31 2016

Trump is now planning a major speech Wednesday, during which he’s expected to finally clarify his...

Obama urged to prioritise cyber crime...

Obama urged to prioritise cyber crime...

North America

Tue, Aug 30 2016

In a letter sent to the White House, six Democrat senators say they want the US president to press G20...