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Sonny Perdue Becomes 31st U.S. Agriculture Secretary

The agricultural sector, which heavily relies on exports, has also watched warily as President Trump's administration has moved ahead with an overhaul of USA trade policy, including withdrawing from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which farm groups generally had backed.


Trump push for border walls could cause government shutdown

Trump push for border walls could cause government shutdown

He reportedly told a private meeting with members of the conservative media on Monday night that he was open to delaying the wall funding until later in the year. The growing criticism of the border wall plan, along with the apparent lack of enthusiasm in Congress to funding it, haven't yet caused any reassessment of the plan by Homeland Security , the agency that will be tasked to build it.



Keeping government running trumps Trump's wall

Mr Trump also floated the prospect of re-introducing a modified health care plan that repeals Obamacare, after a first reform bill crashed and burned last month. "Hopefully we'll reach that agreement sometime in the next couple of days", Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said Tuesday. That's what they want.


Final countdown to Trump's first 100 days

Final countdown to Trump's first 100 days

Another potential obstacle: Some Democrats, including Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., say they will not consider a tax plan until Trump releases his own tax returns. White House officials have said there are several basic principles to their tax plan. They also want to incentivize US companies to move money back into the United States.


Government to revisit strategy against Naxals: Rajnath Singh

Government to revisit strategy against Naxals: Rajnath Singh

Athawale further asserted that being a veteran Congress leader Digvijaya Singh will make such wrong statement against Raman Singh because the latter is a very strong chief Minister, he has been ruling Chhattisgarh state since thirteen years.



US THAAD missile defence equipment enters South Korea site

The United States began moving the first elements of the advanced missile defense system into South Korea in early March after the North test-launched four ballistic missiles. "The council must be prepared to impose additional and stronger sanctions", he said. China's state-owned airline will resume flights from Beijing to North Korea that had been suspended because of poor ticket sales.