Trump Chooses Ben Carson to Lead HUD

Ben Carson, who took Donald J. Trump on a tour of blighted neighborhoods in Detroit during the presidential campaign, including his boyhood home, has been chosen by Mr. Trump to oversee one of the government’s main efforts to lift American cities as secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Mr. Carson, a retired neurosurgeon, was […]

Donald Trump will bring his ‘extraordinary deal-making skills’ to mediate Kashmir issue: Mike Pence

President-elect Donald Trump might serve the role of a mediator in the Kashmir issue by bringing his “extraordinary deal-making skills” to sort the crisis, Vice President-elect Mike Pence said. Appearing on NBC’s “Meet the Press”, when asked if Trump would be a mediator over the Kashmir issue, Pence said, “I think you’re also going to […]

Vladimir Putin reaches out to Donald Trump

President Vladimir Putin says Russia wants to normalise ties with the United States and join efforts in the fight against international “terrorism”. Speaking in a live state-of-the-nation address, Putin said on Thursday that Russia was ready to take part in tackling global challenges – if its interests are respected. “We don’t want confrontation with anyone,” […]