Stephanie Grisham is new White House Press Secretary

Was spokeswoman for Melania earlier President Donald Trump on Tuesday named Stephanie Grisham — until now spokeswoman for his wife Melania — the chief White House Press Secretary, taking over an office that has seen sharply deteriorating relations with the media. The appointment, announced by Melania Trump on Twitter, replaces the outgoing Sarah Sanders, who […]


President Trump, PM Modi to meet at G-20 Summit in June

Both U.S. President Donald Trump and PM Narendra Modi look to further strengthen the U.S.-India strategic partnership and build on the achievements of the last two years. U.S. President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have agreed to meet at the G-20 Summit in Japan on June 28 and 29. “The leaders look forward […]


Donald Trump awards highest US civilian honour to Tiger Woods

President Donald Trump awarded Tiger Woods the Presidential Medal of Freedom at the White House on Monday, calling the golfer “one of the greatest athletes in the history of sports.” “We are in the presence of a true legend,” Trump said at the Rose Garden ceremony. “Tiger Woods is a global symbol of American excellence.” […]


Top official blocked over protecting 2020 vote

Nielsen left the Department of Homeland Security this month after a tumultuous 16-month tenure and tensions with the White House. Written by Eric Schmitt, David E. Sanger and Maggie Haberman In the months before Kirstjen Nielsen was forced to resign, she tried to focus the White House on one of her highest priorities as homeland security […]


US Department of Homeland Security Secretary resigns

Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen has stepped down from her post, United States President Donald Trump announced. Trump said that US Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Kevin McAleenan will replace Nielsen as the acting Department of Homeland Security Secretary. “Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen will be leaving her position, and I would […]