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Is Zardari, Shehbaz handshake preface to new political alliance?

ISLAMABAD: The rivals of yesterday, Shehbaz Sharif and former president Asif Ali Zardari, after handshake during National Assembly session today also take time to exchange views on matters of mutual interest. Zardari later talking to media also expressed his desire to meet Nawaz Sharif, while in the past he had used harsh words against Sharifs and refuted meeting requests. Is it a move from the yesterday's rivals to become tomorrow's political allies? After a bad patch of relations between the political heavyweights…

WATCH: Trump gets confused in cross-body handshake at ASEAN Summit

MANILA: Donald Trump was all fingers and thumbs during a carefully choreographed photo op Monday at a summit of world leaders, failing to grasp whose hands he was supposed to be holding and breaking a lineup intended to showcase unity. Trump, whose insurgent election victory was built on his willingness to disrupt political convention, was supposed to cross his arms and join hands with the men on either side of him. But as others clutched the hands of the person to their left and their right, Trump used both of his…

Trump and Putin share brief handshake in Vietnam

DANANG, VIETNAM: Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin briefly shook hands at a gala dinner during an Asia-Pacific summit on Friday after days of frenzied speculation on whether the two would meet. It is still unclear whether the pair plan to hold substantive talks during their visit to Vietnam following days of mixed messages from the Kremlin and the White House. Relations between Moscow and Washington have plummeted as a US probe has accused Trump's former campaign aides of secretly meeting Kremlin-connected officials -- a…

VIDEO: Trump ‘ignores’ a handshake from wheelchair-bound little boy

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump seemingly ignored a handshake again and is being slammed on social media for his move. After snubbing German Chancellor Angela Merkel when she prompted him for a handshake earlier this year, Trump recently ignored a differently-abled boy and Twitterati has been terming it “heartbreaking”. A video is doing rounds on Twitter that shows several people standing behind POTUS, including several small children. After a speech, Trump begins to shake hands with them and a small…

Polish first lady snubs Trump’s handshake

WARSAW: US President Donald Trump’s handshake was “snubbed” by Polish President Andrzej Duda’s wife Agata Kornhauser-Duda in a hilarious way. The videos of the moment have taken the social media by storm when the first lady of Poland darts her hand towards US first lady Melania Trump, while inadvertently rejecting Trump’s hand extended for her. After shaking hand with Duda, Trump almost leaned towards the Polish first lady which went unnoticed. Read More: Trump calls out Russia, cites efforts to subvert Western…

VIDEO: Donald Trump’s ‘weird’ handshake is confusing the internet

WASHINGTON: A visibly awkward moment of Donald Trump’s handshake with Colorado conservative Neil Gorsuch is becoming a talking point on the internet. Trump recently nominated Gorsuch to take a position on the US Supreme court. During his handshake, Trump pulls Gorsuch's hand not once, not twice, but three times during their shake, which also includes a strange hug hand/slap. The third pull is done with such force that Gorsuch is even forced to adjust his footing. It has been long documented that Trump is a complete…

VIDEO: Iranian media demands its vice president to resign after mistaken ‘handshake outrage’

TEHRAN: Iranian media mistook German female environment minister for a male legislator and subjected its vice president to criticism for shaking hands with a person of opposite gender. State broadcasters indicated Vice President Masoumeh Ebtekar had shaken hands with a male minister at a meeting, triggering a furore in the country. But in reality, she met German female environment minister, Barbara Hendriks, who was wearing a suit and had short hair. Signed MOU & well defined action plan on water, air, biodiversity…