The news is by your side.

Kellyanne Conway

Top Trump aide says no evidence of wiretap operation

WASHINGTON: Top White House aide Kellyanne Conway said Monday she had no evidence to back up Donald Trump’s claim that his predecessor had wiretapped him, after suggesting her boss may have been spied upon using other methods. The Trump administration is under mounting pressure to provide proof to shore up the president’s unsubstantiated allegation that Barack Obama ordered the phones to be tapped at Trump Tower during the election campaign. “The answer is I don’t have any evidence and I’m very happy that the House…

Trump aide Conway draws ire for kneeling on White House sofa

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump's senior adviser Kellyanne Conway has come under fire after a picture of her casually kneeling on a couch in the Oval Office was widely shared on social media. In an image captured by an AFP photographer, Conway appears on the couch with her shoes on as Trump poses for a photo with leaders of historically black colleges and universities. Wall Street Journal columnist Bret Stephens was among those taking aim at Conway, suggesting that aides under previous administrations would…

Melania Trump channels Jackie Kennedy but Conway grabs fashion headlines

WASHINGTON: New US first lady Melania Trump channelled style icon Jacqueline Kennedy on Friday but the Inauguration Day fashion headlines were stolen by a military-style coat worn by one of her husband's aides. Trump, 46, the White House's first former model, chose American designer Ralph Lauren's baby blue cropped jacket with cowl neckline and matching dress for the swearing-in ceremony in Washington. But the outfit grabbing most attention was the patriotic red hat with red, white and blue coat with brass buttons…