Top Democrats in Congress are urging the US President Donald Trump’s administration to ease sanctions on Iran, Venezuela, and other countries badly hit by the coronavirus pandemic, citing the need to provide medical supplies and humanitarian support.
Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, is planning the most radical overhaul of UK overseas aid (UK Aid for short) for more than a generation, and in a manner that is in keeping with his hard right Tory administration’s ethos.
The administration of US President Donald Trump has imposed new sanctions on Iran targeting the country’s metals sector and several senior government officials following Tehran’s retaliation for the assassination of Iranian Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani.
An iconic Alaska tree that is dying off from rising forest temperatures and diminished winter snowpack was deemed ineligible by US wildlife officials for special protection under the US Endangered Species Act.
A coalition of 13 US states have filed a lawsuit against the administration President Donald Trump, seeking to block a new rule that would significantly reduce legal immigration by denying visas to poor migrants.
The Taliban militant group in Afghanistan says the administration of United States President Donald Trump “appears” to be “serious” in its negotiations with the group on bringing an end to the war in the Asian country.
The administration of US President Donald Trump has lowered the status of the European Union’s diplomats in Washington without notifying the bloc, deepening a growing rift between Washington and Brussels.
The US government unveiled a plan to roll back clean water rules protecting the nation's waterways and wetlands, fulfilling a pledge from President Donald Trump to farmers and supporters who view environmental regulations as too strict.
The US Supreme Court rejected for now a bid by the President Donald Trump’s administration to block a trial in a lawsuit filed by young activists who have accused the US government of ignoring the perils of climate change.
General Motors Co (GM.N) said on Friday it wants the Trump administration to back a nationwide program to boost the sale of zero emission vehicles like electric cars, even as the government has proposed ending California’s ability to require more clean vehicles.
Under a new proposal from the administration of US President Donald Trump, immigrants in the United States who get government benefits like housing vouchers or food stamps could be denied a green card, which are granted to legal permanent residents.
The Trump administration rescinded an Obama-era ban on the use of pesticides linked to declining bee populations and the cultivation of genetically modified crops in dozens of national wildlife refuges where farming is permitted.
The Trump administration on Tuesday rescinded an extensive set of guidelines put in place under President Barack Obama that had called on colleges and universities to consider race as a way of promoting diversity.