The Governor of Iowa went to China more than six times. In that sense, Trump's call was a logical continuation of a slowly evolving process of improved relations, he said adding that the perception that trade and engagement would set China free is a myth.
Jayalalithaa died at 11.30 p.m. on Monday, triggering vast grief across the sprawling state. Schools and colleges in the sprawling state will be closed for three days. In a series of tweets last night, the Prime Minister, who enjoyed a good personal equation with the late leader, said he was "deeply saddened at the passing away of Selvi Jayalalithaa.
In November , a spokesman for Netanyahu's office explained Israel's rejection of the French peace initiative, saying it was based on Israel's belief that reaching an agreement "will only come through direct negotiations between Israel and the Palestinian Authority".
West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude traded up 48 cents, also 1 per cent, at US$52.16 a barrel. Following last week's move by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) to cut oil production by 1.2 million barrels per day (bpd), crude oil prices rose above the $55 per barrel mark Monday, hitting a 16-month high, Reuters reports.
More country artists, including Chris Stapleton, Chris Young and Amy Grant , will join Parton for the Smoky Mountains Rise: A Benefit for the My People Fund telethon Tuesday at 8 p.m. A number of other platforms - iHeartMedia's digital and on-air channels, Cumulus Media's Nash Nights Live, TuneIn's Country Roads channel, USAToday.com and USA Today National Networks - will simulcast the event.
The Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania set the bond one day after representatives of President-elect Donald Trump requested a $10 million bond, according to court papers. Stein's recount efforts have faced fierce pushback from Trump's team, which filed complaints last week in the three states to halt the recount efforts.