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Global gold prices firm as investors await clarity on Donald Trump’s tariff plan

Global gold prices firm as investors await clarity on Donald Trump’s tariff plan

Spot gold rose 0.2% to $1,328.81 per ounce by 1.34pm. It hit a one-week high on Wednesday at $1,340.42, before closing lower at $1,325.49 an ounce. Photo: Reuters Gold prices held steady on Thursday as investors awaited more details on US President Donald Trump’s proposed steel and aluminium tariffs, the outcome of the European Central [...]

March 8, 2018 Loknath Das News Comments Off on Global gold prices firm as investors await clarity on Donald Trump’s tariff plan

Growing number of politicians ‘openly questioning Donald Trump’s mental health’

Growing number of politicians ‘openly questioning Donald Trump’s mental health’

A growing number of American politicians are reportedly raising concerns over Donald Trump’s mental health. At least three Democrat officials have publicly questioned the US President’s health, with some calling for specific safeguards to be implemented to consider a leader’s emotional or mental well-being while in office. Oregon Representative Earl Blumenauer called for a review of [...]

February 18, 2017 Saheli Health Comments Off on Growing number of politicians ‘openly questioning Donald Trump’s mental health’

Uber boss quits Donald Trump’s business group amid staff anger at immigration ban

Uber boss quits Donald Trump’s business group amid staff anger at immigration ban

Uber’s chief executive officer Travis Kalanick has quit Donald Trump’s business advisory group amid mounting pressure from activists and employees who have come out against his administration’s hard-line immigration policies. Critics have included Uber drivers, many of whom are immigrants themselves. “Joining the group was not meant to be an endorsement of the President or his [...]

February 3, 2017 Saheli Business Comments Off on Uber boss quits Donald Trump’s business group amid staff anger at immigration ban

Donald Trump travel ban hits scholars and students

Donald Trump travel ban hits scholars and students

An executive order signed by US president Donald Trump late on Friday afternoon immediately barring immigrants and non-immigrant visitors from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the US has had immediate effects on scholars and students. More than 17,000 students in the U.S. come from the seven countries affected by the immediate 90-day entry ban: Iran, [...]

January 30, 2017 Saheli Education Comments Off on Donald Trump travel ban hits scholars and students

Technology companies across Silicon Valley resist Donald Trump’s immigration ban

Technology companies across Silicon Valley resist Donald Trump’s immigration ban

Silicon Valley took the lead over the weekend in corporate resistance to President Donald Trump’s clampdown on immigration, financing legal opposition, criticizing the plan, as well as helping employees ensnared by his executive order. In an industry that has long depended on immigrants and celebrated their contributions – as well as championing liberal causes such [...]

January 30, 2017 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Technology companies across Silicon Valley resist Donald Trump’s immigration ban

Eight ways President Donald Trump will make history

Eight ways President Donald Trump will make history

Donald Trump is guaranteed to make history as the 45th president of the United States. And whether you love or loathe him, it’s a fact that the Republican will set a range of records as soon as he occupies the Oval Office. From his age to his bank balance, via his notable lack of pets [...]

January 21, 2017 Saheli News Comments Off on Eight ways President Donald Trump will make history

Full text: Donald Trump’s health care executive order on Obamacare

Full text: Donald Trump’s health care executive order on Obamacare

President Donald Trump, hours after assuming the mantle of the White House, made his first executive order, aimed at Barack Obama’s signature health care law. The 45th President of the United States sat at the President’s formal desk in the Oval Office and signed the order, which was described by his Chief of Staff Reince [...]

January 21, 2017 Saheli Health Comments Off on Full text: Donald Trump’s health care executive order on Obamacare

Donald Trump promises report on election hacking

Donald Trump promises report on election hacking

Donald Trump has promised to issue a report within 90 days on allegations of Russian hacking during the US presidential election campaign. In a series of tweets, the president-elect called the claims “made-up facts by sleazebag political operatives”. US intelligence agencies have accused Russia of interfering in the election by hacking party communications. They are [...]

January 13, 2017 Saheli News Comments Off on Donald Trump promises report on election hacking

Donald Trump faces Senate backlash over ‘cabinet of billionaires’

Donald Trump faces Senate backlash over ‘cabinet of billionaires’

Earlier this month, Donald Trump used a “thank-you” rally in Des Moines, Iowa, to give his supporters further insight into the “deal-making” team he intends to build in Washington. As president-elect, Trump has so far nominated a number of billionaires, three Goldman Sachs bankers and the chief executive of the world’s largest oil firm to [...]

December 18, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Donald Trump faces Senate backlash over ‘cabinet of billionaires’

Donald Trump Strikes Conciliatory Tone in Meeting With Tech Executives

Donald Trump Strikes Conciliatory Tone in Meeting With Tech Executives

President-elect Donald Trump struck a conciliatory tone at a much-anticipated meeting with some of his most prominent opponents Wednesday, offering to work with Silicon Valley executives to foster innovation and support fairer trade deals. Part public spectacle, part private discussion, the 90-minute meeting in Trump Tower in New York marked the first time Mr. Trump [...]

December 15, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Donald Trump Strikes Conciliatory Tone in Meeting With Tech Executives

Donald Trump’s Education Secretary Pick Wants To Make Christianity A Bigger Part Of Schooling

Donald Trump’s Education Secretary Pick Wants To Make Christianity A Bigger Part Of Schooling

Donald Trump’s nominee for secretary of education, Betsy DeVos, spoke at a 2001 conference with her husband, Dick, about using educational philanthropy to promote their conservative Christian worldview to children. The conference was hosted by The Gathering, a group of elite Christian philanthropists. Researcher Bruce Wilson, co-founder of the website Talk To Action, unearthed the audio after [...]

December 4, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Donald Trump’s Education Secretary Pick Wants To Make Christianity A Bigger Part Of Schooling

Donald Trump’s Education Secretary Pick Wants To Make Christianity A Bigger Part Of Schooling

Donald Trump’s Education Secretary Pick Wants To Make Christianity A Bigger Part Of Schooling

Donald Trump’s nominee for secretary of education, Betsy DeVos, spoke at a 2001 conference with her husband, Dick, about using educational philanthropy to promote their conservative Christian worldview to children. The conference was hosted by The Gathering, a group of elite Christian philanthropists. Researcher Bruce Wilson, co-founder of the website Talk To Action, unearthed the audio after [...]

December 4, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Donald Trump’s Education Secretary Pick Wants To Make Christianity A Bigger Part Of Schooling