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US Homeland Security Secretary Resigns Amid Trump Anger Over Border

US Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, who oversaw President Donald Trump’s bitterly contested immigration policies during her tumultuous 16-month tenure, resigned on...

Trump Seeks $8.6bn For Border Wall In 2020 Budget

US President Donald Trump is seeking $8.6 billion in fresh funding for a wall on the US-Mexico border, likely triggering another fight...

Trump Sued By Sixteen US States Over ‘Border Wall Emergency’

Sixteen US states sued President Donald Trump's administration Monday over his decision to declare a national emergency to fund a wall on the southern...

Trump Declares National Emergency

President Donald Trump has declared a national emergency, bypassing Congress to build a wall along the southern U.S. border, and setting up a legal...

U.S. Lawmakers Reach Tentative Deal To Prevent Another Government Shutdown

U.S. congressional negotiators said on Monday they reached a tentative deal on border security funding to avert another partial government shutdown due to start...

U.S. Facing Friday Deadline To Avert Another Government Shutdown

The U.S. government is facing a Friday deadline for funding about a quarter of its operations, struggling to avert another shutdown after a record...

US Senate To Vote On Competing Measures To End Shutdown

The U.S. Senate is preparing to vote on competing partisan efforts to end a partial federal government shutdown, now in its second month, but...

Something To Ponder

Marikana – We Must Not Forget16th August 2012, 34 miners lost their lives during a strike that was meant to pressurise for better wages from their...

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