Trade War: US to impose import tariffs on Canada, Mexico & the EU; EU & Canada vow to retaliate

Trade War: US to impose import tariffs on Canada, Mexico & the EU; EU & Canada vow to retaliate

Washington/Paris/Ottawa: US President Donald Trump has decided to impose trade tariffs on its allies, Canada and Mexico as well, along with the European Union. On Thursday, the US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced imposition of taxes on the imports of steel and aluminium from Canada and Mexico along with the European Union. There have […]

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Demonstrations in Mexico against ‘NAFTA’

Demonstrations in Mexico against ‘NAFTA’

Mexico City: While the US  and the Mexican government had been negotiating on the ‘North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)’, thousands of Mexican citizens took to the streets in bitter protest over the NAFTA agreement. The Mexican rulers have been striving hard to prevent US from retracting; whereas, a contradictory picture of the Mexican population  opposing […]

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Shut down feared in the United States on account of the Mexico Wall – President Tump’s aggressive approach

Shut down feared in the United States on account of the Mexico Wall – President Tump’s aggressive approach

Washington: There are indications that the ‘Mexico Wall’ proposed by President Donald Trump might push the US economy towards shutdown. Trump has taken an aggressive stand regarding this matter stating that if enough funds are not made available for the Mexico Wall, then funds won’t be approved for the healthcare programme organized by ‘Obamacare’.  It […]

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US and Europe should be prepared for Second Corona Wave, warn WHO officials

US and Europe should be prepared for Second Corona Wave, warn WHO officials

Stockholm: – The Coronavirus pandemic claimed more than four thousand lives, around the world, in the last 24 hours. Whereas, 100,000 new cases were added on Saturday. The World Health Organisation (WHO) said that the ever-increasing number of Coronavirus cases in the United States, Europe, Brazil, Russia and India was a cause for concern. Whereas, […]

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Latin American countries also under Coronavirus pandemic threat

Latin American countries also under Coronavirus pandemic threat

Sao Paolo: Coronavirus has claimed 123 lives in the Latin American countries where more than 7,000 cases have been reported. But the Brazilian President has given a surprising reaction that this is a minor social ailment which need not be taken very seriously. Incidentally, the maximum number of Coronavirus cases have been reported from Brazil, […]

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US President Donald Trump proposes a Defence Budget of $740 billion.

US President Donald Trump proposes a Defence Budget of $740 billion.

Washington: US President Donald Trump proposes a Defence Budget of $740 billion. He asserts that the modernisation of the defence forces has been prioritised, given the challenges posed by Russia and China. President Trump has maintained this defence policy for the last three years. White House has expressed confidence by saying ‘There is a looming […]

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Russia to increase military and economic cooperation with Venezuela, asserts Foreign Minister Lavrov

Russia to increase military and economic cooperation with Venezuela, asserts Foreign Minister Lavrov

Caracas: “We have firmly expressed our support to Venezuela’s sovereignty, our solidarity with the Venezuelan leadership and nation in their battle against illegal pressure which is being imposed by the US and its allies. We have agreed to deepen our economic, commercial and investment cooperation in several areas despite the illegitimate sanctions,” Russian Foreign Minister […]

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