Donald Trump

Monday, May 8, 2017

Monday, May 8, 2017

Brexit group insults Emmanuel Macron after he wins the French presidency

Nigel Farage-backed Brexit group insults Emmanuel Macron after victory over Marine Le Pen

Nigel Farage-backed Brexit group insults Emmanuel Macron

Leave.EU blasted France's president-elect on Twitter, saying the French had 'rolled over like they did in 1940'

Friday, May 5, 2017

Friday, May 5, 2017

'We mock Kim Jong-un because he brings it upon himself', says comedian Steve N Allen

'We mock Kim Jong-un because he brings it upon himself', says comedian Steve N Allen

'We mock Kim Jong-un because he brings it upon himself'

Comedian Steve Allen tells Yasmeen Khan that North Korea leader Kim Jong-un is mocked because he takes himself so seriously - despite being essentially ridiculous

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Donald Trump advisor Kellyanne Conway tears into Hillary Clinton over election loss explanation

Donald Trump advisor Kellyanne Conway tears into Hillary Clinton

Conway ripped into Hillary Clinton over the former Democratic candidate attributing her loss to outside forces

Melania Trump starts Twitter frenzy by liking tweet criticising her relationship with Donald Trump

Melania Trump likes tweet criticising her relationship with Donald Trump

The First Lady of the United States has sent imaginations running wild on Twitter

The US citizen was detained at Pyongyang airport

North Korea reveals it detained US man 'for attempting to subvert the country'

North Korea reveals it detained US man 'for attempting to subvert the country'

Officials conducting investigation into Kim Sang-duk following his arrest at Pyongyang airport

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Donald Trump says he'd meet with North Korea's Kim Jong-un

Donald Trump says he'd meet with North Korea's Kim Jong-un

Donald Trump says he'd meet with North Korea's Kim Jong-un

The US president made the declaration in the midst of escalating tension over the country's nuclear program

Palestinian militant group Hamas drops calls for the destruction of Israel in new document

Hamas doesn't want to annihilate Israel any more, document shows

Hamas drops calls for the destruction of Israel in new document

Hamas has claimed it will distance itself from the Muslim Brotherhood, in what is described as an attempt to make the group look more moderate

Friday, April 28, 2017

Friday, April 28, 2017

Julia Hartley-Brewer claims Donald Trump's children are 'little rich kids who've never done anything that hasn't relied on Daddy's money'

Julia Hartley-Brewer claims Donald Trump's children are 'little rich kids who've never done anything without daddy's money'

Julia Hartley-Brewer claims Trump's children always rely on 'daddy's money'

Julia Hartley-Brewer discusses Donald Trump's first 100 days in office with a member of his transition team

North Korea's latest propaganda video might be seen as slightly derivative

North Korea blows up US Capitol in Designated Survivor-style propaganda video

North Korea blows up US Capitol in new propaganda video

Hermit kingdom's latest propaganda video also shows aircraft carrier being blown up as rousing military music blares in the background

Donald Trump says he thought being President would have been easier than his old life

Donald Trump says he thought being President would have been easier than being a businessman

Donald Trump says he thought being President would have been easier than it is

Donald Trump has said that he misses privacy and feels he has retreated from the limelight because he's under strict security

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Thursday, April 27, 2017

'People aren't confident that Donald Trump has a coherent strategy on North Korea', says research fellow

'People aren't confident that Donald Trump has a coherent strategy on North Korea'

'People aren't confident that Trump has a coherent strategy on North Korea'

Senior research fellow Aidan Foster-Carter tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that after Trump's meeting there are no military options on the table

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

San Francisco judge blocks Donald Trump's executive order on 'sanctuary cities'

San Francisco judge blocks Donald Trump's executive order on 'sanctuary cities'

San Francisco judge blocks Donald Trump's executive order on 'sanctuary cities'

The order would have allowed the Trump administration to withhold funding for cities which help immigrants to remain in the United States

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Audience boos and hisses at Ivanka Trump as she takes part in women's panel

Audience boos and hisses at Ivanka Trump as she takes part in women's panel

Audience boos and hisses at Ivanka Trump as she takes part in women's panel

Ivanka Trump said her father is a 'tremendous champion of supporting families,' causing outrage from some audience members

Wikitribune - the plan and theory for Jimmy Wales's outlet to combat fake news

Wikitribune: How Jimmy Wales plans to take the fight to fake news

Wikitribune: How Jimmy Wales plans to take the fight to fake news

The American entrepreneur's initiative to fight fake news has been officially launched with a crowdfunding intiative

Donald Trump's reign has been accompanied by various reports of arbitrary stop-and-search procedures at US airports

Indian-American 'Trump supporter' held at US airport

Indian-American 'Trump supporter' held at US airport

Twitter has little sympathy for women after she was detained on re-entry to the US

South Korea claims North Korea has carried out a 'large-scale' artillery drill

South Korea claims North Korea has carried out 'large-scale' artillery drill

South Korea claims North Korea has carried out 'large-scale' artillery drill

A statement from the South Korean military claims the reclusive country carried out a drill to mark the anniversary of the country's army

Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales to launch news website to fight fake news

Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales to launch news website to fight fake news

Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales to launch news website to fight fake news

The new website is to be called 'Wikitribune', and will be a crowdfunded news outlet which will pair professional journalists with online volunteers

Monday, April 24, 2017

Monday, April 24, 2017

Trump talked bullishly about his achievements over the first 100 days of his presidency

Donald Trump: 'I'll get the Mexican wall built half-price'

Donald Trump: 'I'll get the Mexican wall built half-price'

The US President will have been in office for 100 days on April 29

Friday, April 21, 2017

Friday, April 21, 2017

Cao de Benos says North Korea is a socialist utopia

North Korea's Western voice slams 'false' death camp reports and warns 'we can destroy the world with three bombs'

North Korea's Western voice says 'we can blow up the world with three bombs'

Alejandro Cao de Benos says North Korea has thermonuclear bombs and will use them if provoked

Donald Trump accused of endorsing Marine Le Pen with Paris tweet

Donald Trump accused of endorsing Marine Le Pen with Paris tweet

The President said the Paris attack will have 'a big effect' on the country's presidential election

Donald Trump insists his first 100 days have been successful

Donald Trump hits back over 100-day approval ratings: 'Media will kill me whatever I do'

Donald Trump hits back over approval ratings: 'Media will kill me whatever I do'

Trump says he has achieved a lot and is victim of media bias

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Thursday, April 20, 2017

'420': How Jeff Sessions plans to take the fight to medical marijuana

'420 Day': Why weed smokers think Donald Trump and Jeff Sessions could spoil their party

Why weed smokers think Trump and Sessions could spoil their party

The US Attorney General is determined to crack down on drugs - even the ones which have been legalised

It is thought that 1,000 joints could be handed out

US lawmakers to be given hundreds of free cannabis joints to mark ‘420 day’

US lawmakers to be given hundreds of free cannabis joints to mark ‘420 day’

Campaign group backing repeal of key pro-cannabis amendment to hand out 1,000 joints outside Congress

Russia has denied it influenced the US election

Putin thinktank masterminded pro-Trump propaganda campaign - report

Putin thinktank 'masterminded pro-Trump propaganda campaign'

Reuters claims thinktank led by the Russian President mapped out a detailed propaganda campaign to swing US election

Donald Trump accused of ignorance as he claims Korea was part of China

Donald Trump accused of ignorance as he claims Korea was part of China

Donald Trump accused of ignorance as he claims Korea was part of China

The US President made the comment in the meeting with Xi Jinping earlier this month

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Turkish state of emergency extended even as Donald Trump congratulates President Erdogan over election result

Turkish state of emergency extended as Trump congratulates Erdogan

Turkish state of emergency extended as Trump congratulates Erdogan

There's growing unrest as a number of bodies are claiming voting irregularities in how the ballots in Turkey's referendum were counted

Russian state TV claims Donald Trump is more dangerous than North Korea's Kim Jong-un, says world is 'hair's breadth' from nuclear war

Russian state TV claims Donald Trump more dangerous than North Korea's Kim Jong-un

Russian state TV claims Donald Trump more dangerous than Kim Jong-un

A pro-Kremlin news presenter has claimed the world is 'a hair's breadth' away from a nuclear war

'You gotta behave' - Donald Trump issues stern warning to North Korea

'You gotta behave' - Donald Trump issues stern warning to North Korea

'You gotta behave' - Donald Trump issues stern warning to North Korea

This follows his warning the US would step in if China was unable to keep North Korea in line

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Sunday, April 16, 2017

The missile reportedly blew up almost immediately

North Korea missile test ends in humiliating failure

North Korea missile test ends in humiliating failure

Missile reportedly blew up almost immediately

Saturday, April 15, 2017

Saturday, April 15, 2017

Trump denies any ties with Russia

Donald Trump borrowed money from Russia during 2008 crash, says former UK spy chief

Trump borrowed money from Russia during 2008 crash, says former UK spy chief

Richard Dearlove says Mr Trump needed the money to prop up his property empire

North Korea has warned it is ready to launch a pre-emptive strike on the US

North Korea warns Trump: 'We're ready to launch nuclear strike'

North Korea warns Trump: 'We're ready to launch nuclear strike'

Pyongyang celebrates Day of the Sun by displaying brand-new ballistic missiles as well as rockets thought to be capable of reaching US

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Donald Trump reassures us there'll be no World War III: 'Russia and US will work out fine'

Donald Trump: 'Russia and the US will work out fine'

The US president has

Steve Bannon has had a difficult week, to say the least

#roastbannon: Twitter gives Steve Bannon some rather unfortunate dopplegangers

#roastbannon: Twitter gives Steve Bannon some rather unfortunate dopplegangers

Twitter has made Bannon's week even worse by bombarding him with a profusion of lookalikes. Here are some of the best ones:

Catalan independence supporters are seen in Barcelona ahead of regional figurehead Artur Mas's civil disobedience trial this year

Trump won't help Catalonia get independence: 'This is a matter for Spain'

Trump won't help Catalonia get independence: 'This is a matter for Spain'

US embassy in Madrid releases communique saying it won't intervene in Catalan independence push

Foreign media gathers in Pyongyang for North Korea's 'big and important event'

Foreign media gathers in Pyongyang for North Korea's 'big and important event'

Foreign media gathers in Pyongyang for North Korea's 'big and important event'

The reclusive state has planned some sort of event for Thursday, which is suspected to be a possible weapons test

Donald Trump declares NATO 'no longer obsolete' in major u-turn

Donald Trump declares NATO 'no longer obsolete' in major u-turn

The US president has done a surprising U-turn on his view of the alliance

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Melania Trump accepts Daily Mail apology and receives damages for escort allegation

Melania Trump accepts Daily Mail apology and receives damages for escort allegation

Melania Trump accepts Daily Mail apology, takes damages for escort allegation

The Daily Mail had alleged the First Lady of the United States had formerly worked as an escort during the presidential campaign last year

President Xi Jinping calls on Donald Trump for peaceful resolution to North Korea tensions

Chinese leader urges Donald Trump to peacefully resolve North Korea tensions

Chinese leader urges Donald Trump to peacefully resolve North Korea tensions

President Xi Jinping and Donald Trump reportedly spoke on the phone about North Korea tensions, but an official account of the call has not yet been published

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

United Airlines - five major PR disasters for embattled US air carrier

United Airlines - five major PR disasters for embattled US air carrier

United's decision to haul a man off an overbooked flight has caused controversy - but it's far from the first PR own goals they've scored

'If President Assad is removed from Syria, it could empower Isis', says professor

'If we remove Assad, Isis could fill the void' says professor

'If we remove Assad, Isis could fill the void' says professor

Inderjeet Parmar tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that military generals are calling the shots in America rather than Donald Trump

Eric Trump defends his father over the Syria airstrike, says it shows Donald Trump isn't Vladimir Putin's ally

Syria airstrike shows Donald Trump isn't Putin's puppet, says his son Eric

Syria airstrike shows Donald Trump isn't Putin's puppet, says his son Eric

The second son of Donald Trump has defended his father's action to strike a Syrian airfield, says it shows he won't be 'pushed around

Monday, April 10, 2017

Monday, April 10, 2017

Syria: 'Vladimir Putin knows his forces are no match for the Americans', says former soldier

Former Nato chief plays down World War Three talk: 'Putin knows his force is no match for Trump's'

Former Nato commander plays down talk of World War Three

Russia and Iran have pledged to 'respond with force' if their own 'red lines' are crossed in Syria, but Hamish de Bretton-Gordon believes Vladimir Putin knows his army can't take on America's

Friday, April 7, 2017

Friday, April 7, 2017

One of the images published by Evgeny Podubny (Instagram: evgeny.poddubny)

Syria airstrikes: Images of ruined Russian base published by journalist

Syria airstrikes: Images of ruined Russian base published by journalist

Podubni says at up to nine planes were wrecked but several hangars survived intact

'Donald Trump is genuinely emotive about the situation in Syria, so there may be more air strikes', says politics professor

'Donald Trump is genuinely emotive about the situation in Syria, so there may be more airstrikes'

'Donald Trump is genuinely emotive about the situation in Syria'

The US launched an airstrike on a Syrian air base, after a suspected chemical attack in Idlib which killed at least 80 people

'The UK can't intervene in Syria unless they're certain it will work', says foreign affairs committee

'The UK can't intervene in Syria unless they're certain it will work', says foreign affairs committee chair

'The UK can't intervene in Syria unless they're certain it will work'

The US has carried out a missile strike against a Syrian air base, after a suspected chemical attack in Syria which killed at least 80 people

Idlib massacre: LISTEN: Syrian woman reveals heartbreaking details of attack that killed 22 members of her family

Idlib massacre: LISTEN: Syrian woman reveals heartbreaking details of attack that killed 22 members of her family

Syrian woman reveals she lost 22 relatives in Khan Sheikhun attacks

Listen to the shocking interview which sheds light on the sheer horror of this week's bombardment in Idlib

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Donald Trump blasts alleged Idlib chemical attack, says it's changed his view of Bashar al-Assad

Donald Trump says alleged Idlib chemical attack has changed his view of Bashar al-Assad

Donald Trump blasts alleged chemical attack in Syria's Idlib Province

The US president said the incident has transformed his view of President Bashar al-Assad

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Members of the White Helmets rescue forces remove a body after the bombardment of Idlib in March 2017. The city has suffered another horrific bombardment this week

Idlib massacre: MP Alison McGovern struggles to defend her 2013 vote against air strikes

MP Alison McGovern struggles to defend 2013 vote against Syria air strikes

McGovern fails to give clear answer when asked whether she is ashamed of voting against strikes four years ago

Monday, April 3, 2017

Monday, April 3, 2017

White House cancelled meeting with Russian banker over suspected ties to the mob

White House cancelled meeting with Russian banker over suspected mob ties

White House cancelled meeting with Russian banker over suspected mob ties

Alexander Torshin's meeting with Donald Trump was cancelled after an aide reportedly discovered he'd been named by Spanish Police as a member of an organised crime ring

North Korea: 'Donald Trump doesn't really want to take military action as it would be too expensive', says researcher

North Korea: 'Donald Trump wants to avoid military action as it would be too expensive'

'Trump wants to avoid military action in North Korea as it'd be too expensive'

Donald Trump has warned China that if they don't take action against North Korea, America will, but research fellow John Nilsson-Wright believes he'll be reluctant to take action on his own

Donald Trump praises European Union for 'getting their act together' in Brexit response

Donald Trump praises European Union for 'getting their act together' in Brexit response

Donald Trump praises European Union for 'getting their act together' for Brexit

The US president said it was now less likely for other member-states to follow in the footsteps of the UK

Friday, March 31, 2017

Friday, March 31, 2017

Donald Trump Jr the shark slayer - President's son drags a shark to shore in Florida

Donald Trump Jr, shark catcher: President's son drags a shark to shore in Florida

Donald Trump Jr, shark catcher: President's son drags shark to shore in Florida

We're not so sure you would want to be near a shark under any circumstances, really

United Nations and Palestinians criticise Israel for new West Bank settlement plans

United Nations and Palestinians blast Israel for new West Bank settlement plans

UN, Palestinians blast Israel for new West Bank settlement plans

Israel has announced plans to create a new settlement in the West Bank, however the United Nations has condemned the decision, claiming it threatens peace

Jeff Sessions says cities must prove they aren't 'sanctuaries' for illegal immigrants to receive grants

Trump ally Sessions says cities must prove they aren't harbouring illegal immigrants to receive grants

Sessions vows to cut cash for cities harbouring illegal immigrants

The US Attorney General announced the measure as a move to combat the release of 'dangerous criminals'

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Thursday, March 30, 2017

US Department of Energy asked to stop using the word 'climate change' in wake of Trump executive order - reports

US Energy Department 'told to stop using phrase 'climate change' in wake of Trump order'

US Energy Department told to stop using phrase climate change - reports

Employees of the department have reportedly been asked to stop using the words 'emission reduction' and 'Paris Agreement'

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