US President Donald Trump on Tuesday said his relationship with Chinese President Xi Jinping has frayed in the wake of the novel coronavirus pandemic and that he has not spoken to his Chinese counterpart in a long time.
London — Crude oil prices rose on Tuesday, underpinned by expectations of a US stimulus to help jump-start the world's biggest oil consumer, a rebound in Asian demand as economies reopen and a stronger stock market.
Bengaluru — Gold fell on Tuesday as the dollar firmed after Beijing slapped sanctions on US officials in the latest flare-up in tensions between Washington and Beijing, with investors also keeping a close watch on negotiations over a US stimulus plan.
US Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has interviewed the finalists to be his running mate and his campaign is readying to announce his choice as soon as this week, according to a person familiar with the process.
US Secret Service agents have shot and wounded a man who was apparently armed outside the White House, President Donald Trump said just after being briefly evacuated in the middle of a press conference.