US government

August 23, 2022
August 23, 2022
USA

US govt recovers over 300 classified docs from Trump's Florida estate

The US government has recovered more than 300 documents with classified markings from former President Donald Trump's Florida estate, including material from the CIA, the National Security Agency and the FBI, the New York Times reported on Monday, citing multiple people briefed on the matter.

July 19, 2022
July 19, 2022

“War always causes sufferings for masses worldwide”, PM tells Indian Army chief  

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today (July 19, 2022) denounced war, saying it always causes sufferings for the masses worldwide.

January 23, 2018
January 23, 2018
USA

US shutdown ends as Congress passes bill

Congress put the US government back in business by voting to end a three-day shutdown, as President Donald Trump claimed victory in his standoff with Democrats in Washington.

December 27, 2017
December 27, 2017

'US negotiated a $285mn cut in UN budget'

The US government says it has negotiated a significant cut in the United Nations budget. The US Mission to the United Nations says that the UN’s 2018-2019 budget would be slashed by over $285 million. The mission says reductions would also be made to the UN’s management and support functions.

November 21, 2017
November 21, 2017

Elephant advocates sue Trump admin on trophy hunting

Conservation groups sues the US government over a plan to allow hunters to bring home elephant and lion trophies from Zimbabwe, following changing statements about the possible move by President Donald Trump's administration.

July 21, 2017
July 21, 2017

US 'to ban citizens from travel to North Korea'

Two tourist agencies that operate tours to North Korea say the US government will soon ban its citizens from traveling to the North.

March 7, 2016
March 7, 2016
USA

Foreign diplomats voicing alarm to US officials about Trump

Foreign diplomats are expressing alarm to US government officials about what they say are inflammatory and insulting public statements by Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump, according to senior US officials.

April 11, 2015
April 11, 2015

US blocks Intel chip export to China

The US government has refused to let Intel help China update the world's biggest supercomputer due to concerns about its nuclear research.