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Justices allow enforcement of new green card rule

The new policy can be used to deny green cards to immigrants over their use of public benefits including Medicaid, food stamps and housing vouchers A divided Supreme Court on Monday allowed the Trump administration to put in place a policy connecting the use of public benefits with whether immigrants could become permanent residents. The […]

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‘FB helped put Trump in White House’

A senior Facebook executive on Tuesday said the world’s biggest social network unintentionally helped put Donald Trump in the White House but warned against dramatic rule changes. The Trump campaign did use Facebook to rally support for his presidential run, and the social network should be mindful of that without making moves that stifle free […]

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Trump: Soleimani contributed to terror plots in UK, India

Defending the killing of top Iranian commander in a United States strike, President Donald Trump on Friday said the ‘reign of terror is over’ and claimed Qasem Soleimani had contributed to ‘terrorist plots as far away as New Delhi and London’. General Soleimani, the head of Iran’s elite Al Quds force and architect of its […]

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News updates from Hindustan Times| In building case against Soleimani, Trump cites New Delhi, London attacks and all the latest news at this hour

Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion curated for you. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times. In building case against Soleimani, Trump cites New Delhi, London attacks President Donald Trump on Friday called Iran’s Qasem Soleimani the world’s “number-one terrorist”, who had a hand in plots across […]

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US moved to freeze Ukraine aid 90 minutes after Trump phone call

A US budget official told the Pentagon to “hold off” on military aid to Kiev 90 minutes after a controversial phone call between President Donald Trump and his Ukrainian counterpart Volodymyr Zelensky, according to an internal email. The email was part of a series published by the investigative nonprofit Center for Public Integrity. Trump is […]

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U.S. diplomat Sondland reverses impeachment testimony, says he knew of Ukraine quid pro quo

Sondland’s testimony also corroborates those of other witnesses, who have said Trump sought to pressure the Ukrainians into conducting investigations aimed at helping his re-election campaign U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland acknowledged telling a top Ukrainian official that U.S. security assistance withheld by President Donald Trump was unlikely to be delivered until […]