White House

  • Images

    Ex-Trump aide Bolton ready to testify in impeachment trial

    Agence-France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:42pm on January 07, 2020

    Former White House national security advisor John Bolton, in a surprise announcement, said Monday that he is willing to testify if subpoenaed in the Senate...

  • Images

    Sanders starts election campaign on strong note

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:05pm on January 03, 2020

    A heart attack, formidable rivals and age concerns have failed to derail presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders, whose campaign, buoyed by fervent young supporters, has overcome...

  • Images

    White House warns North Korea

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:16pm on December 30, 2019

    The White House said Sunday it would consider ‘other tools’ beyond personal diplomacy if North Korea went ahead with a threatened ‘Christmas gift’ that could...

  • Images

    Trump says it was an ‘honour’ to appear in ‘Home Alone 2’

    Agence France-Presse . Palm Beach | Updated at 10:32pm on December 25, 2019

    Long before taking up residence in the White House, Donald Trump appeared in ‘Home Alone 2’ -- a turn on the big screen he described...

  • Images

    White House predicts Pelosi will yield on impeachment delay

    Associated Press/ United News of Bangladesh . Washington | Updated at 10:50pm on December 23, 2019

    The White House is projecting confidence that it will prevail in a constitutional spat with Democrats over the nature of the Senate’s impeachment trial, which...

  • Images

    Kamala Harris leaves 2020 White House bid

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 05:53pm on December 04, 2019

    Democrat Kamala Harris pulled the plug on her United States presidential campaign on Tuesday after a promising start to her bid was eroded by underperforming...

  • Images

    Ex-Trump advisor accuses White House of blocking Twitter access

    Agence-France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:21pm on November 23, 2019

    Former Trump National Security advisor John Bolton said the White House denied him access to his Twitter account after his dismissal in early September, in...

  • Images

    Retreat of the American empire

    Robert Fisk | Updated at 12:00am on October 25, 2019

    IN DAYS gone by, I used to compare the Trump presidency with the Arab dictatorships. He took preposterous pleasure in the company of Egypt’s Sisi...

  • Images

    As US factories falter, White House insists economy like ‘a rock’

    Agence France-Presse . Washington, United States | Updated at 12:16am on October 07, 2019

    After a brief surge during his first years in office, and despite his lofty promises, the American manufacturing rebound has begun to crumble under president...

  • Images

    Democrats subpoena White House for docs

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 03:43pm on October 05, 2019

    US House Democrats on Friday subpoenaed the White House for documents they want to see as part of their impeachment investigation of president Donald Trump....