US President Donald Trump

  • Trump will accept peaceful transfer, but wants 'honest election'
    Washington, October 16 (IANS): US President Donald Trump has said that he will accept a peaceful transfer of power following the November 3 election, but said he wanted an "honest election". "Peaceful transfer? I absolutely want that. But ideally, I don't want to transfer, because I want to win," The Hill news website quoted the President as saying during his NBC News tonw hall in Miami on Thursday night. Trump's remarks came after less than a month af
  • Letter containing poison addressed to Trump at WH
    WASHINGTON, SEPTEMBER 20 (IANS): A package containing ricin poison that was addressed to US President Donald Trump has been intercepted before it reached the White House, officials told American media outlets. The letter was discovered at a screening facility for White House mail earlier this week, the BBC quoted the officials as saying to the outlets on Saturday. They said a substance found inside the envelope was identified as ricin, a poison found naturally in castor beans.
  • Letter containing poison addressed to Trump at WH
    Washington, September 20 (IANS): A package containing ricin poison that was addressed to US President Donald Trump has been intercepted before it reached the White House, officials told American media outlets. The letter was discovered at a screening facility for White House mail earlier this week, the BBC quoted the officials as saying to the outlets on Saturday. They said a substance found inside the envelope was identified as ricin, a poison found naturally in castor beans.
  • Trump says Modi praised him over Covid-19 testing
    Washington, September 14 (IANS): US President Donald Trump has claimed that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi praised him for coronavirus testing in America, which is currently the worst-hit country in the world. Trump made the remarks at a campaign rally on Saturday night in Nevada. The President said: "We've tested more people than India than many many big countries put together. India's second. We are 44 million tests ahead of India. They have 1.5 billion people
  • Trump signs executive orders to cut prescription drug prices
    Washington, July 25 (IANS): US President Donald Trump has signed four executive orders aimed at cutting prescription drug prices, which would allow discounts and import of cheaper drugs from abroad. "The four orders I'm signing today will completely restructure the prescription drug market," the BBC quoted Trump, who has long criticised "astronomical" prices, as saying on Friday. The President is scheduled to meet pharmaceutical bosses on July 28. Since
  • Trump cancels Republican convention events in Florida
    Washington, July 24 (IANS): US President Donald Trump said he would cancel the Republican convention events in Jacksonville, Florida, in August, adding that it wasnt the right time due to the recent spike in the number of coronavirus cases in the state. Addressing reporters at the White House on Thursday, Trump said: "I told my team it's time to cancel the Jacksonville component of the Republican convention. "I'll still do a convention speech in a different form
  • Stevie Wonder calls out Donald Trump
    Los Angeles, June 27 (IANS): Legendary musician Stevie Wonder has called out US President Donald Trump, in a video for the Black Lives Matter movement. He says its a bad day "when I can see better than your 2020 vision".   In his video, he urged his fans to keep the momentum of the movement going, reports billboard.com.   "It's a bad day when I can see better than your 2020 vision," the visually impaired singer-songwriter quipped in the fiv