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US reimposes tough, unilateral sanctions against Iran

US reimposes tough, unilateral sanctions against Iran

The re-imposition of fresh sanctions by the United States has evoked a sharp reaction from Iran.

Aug 07, 2018, 10:36 AM IST
Donald Trump's letter to Kim Jong-un delivered to top N Korean diplomat

Donald Trump's letter to Kim Jong-un delivered to top N Korean diplomat

Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kin Jong-un had recently met in Singapore.

Aug 04, 2018, 22:32 PM IST
No time limit set on North Korea's denuclearisation, says Donald Trump

No time limit set on North Korea's denuclearisation, says Donald Trump

We have set no time limit, no speed limit for North Korea's full denuclearization, Trump was quoted as saying.

Jul 18, 2018, 09:24 AM IST
Earthquake measuring 6.1 magnitude strikes Pacific coast of Mexico

Earthquake measuring 6.1 magnitude strikes Pacific coast of Mexico

The USGS estimated the depth of the tremor at 10 km. 

Jun 30, 2018, 10:05 AM IST
Indian woman in US separated from differently-abled 5-yr-old son: Report

Indian woman in US separated from differently-abled 5-yr-old son: Report

Bhavan Patel, 33, was granted a USD 30,000 bond by an Arizona court on Tuesday,

Jun 30, 2018, 10:02 AM IST
Maryland shooting suspect was computer engineer, had sued newspaper in court

Maryland shooting suspect was computer engineer, had sued newspaper in court

Ramos had a degree in computer engineering and had worked for the US Bureau of Labor Statistics for six years.

Jun 29, 2018, 09:41 AM IST
Five dead, several injured in Maryland newsroom shooting; gunman arrested

Five dead, several injured in Maryland newsroom shooting; gunman arrested

Police officers in the Maryland capital city of Annapolis have arrested the gunman behind the fatal shootng.

Jun 29, 2018, 06:00 AM IST
Self-styled US pimp Dennis Hof looks set to win in Nevada with evangelicals' backing

Self-styled US pimp Dennis Hof looks set to win in Nevada with evangelicals' backing

Dennis Hof has got huge support from evangelical 

Jun 22, 2018, 21:52 PM IST
Donald Trump threatens 20 percent tariff on European Union cars

Donald Trump threatens 20 percent tariff on European Union cars

Trump has repeatedly singled out German auto imports to the United States for criticism.

Jun 22, 2018, 21:47 PM IST
Had tremendous success with North Korea: Donald Trump

Had tremendous success with North Korea: Donald Trump

Trump had met North Korean leader Kim in Singapore on June 12. 

Jun 22, 2018, 01:35 AM IST
Donald Trump's foreign policy will make Europe stronger, says US official

Donald Trump's foreign policy will make Europe stronger, says US official

Wess Mitchell, US Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs, has backed Trump's foreign policy.

Jun 22, 2018, 00:58 AM IST
Chart-topping rapper XXXTentacion shot dead in Florida

Chart-topping rapper XXXTentacion shot dead in Florida

US rapper XXXTentacion was reportedly shopping for a motorcycle in south Florida when a gunman opened fire on his vehicle,

Jun 19, 2018, 06:29 AM IST
Pornstar Stormy Daniels files new lawsuit against Trump's lawyer

Pornstar Stormy Daniels files new lawsuit against Trump's lawyer

 Pornstar Stormy Daniels has filed a new lawsuit against Donald Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen.

Jun 07, 2018, 13:25 PM IST
Didn't Canada burn down White House? Donald Trump asks Justin Trudeau

Didn't Canada burn down White House? Donald Trump asks Justin Trudeau

The British troops had burnt down the White House during the War of 1812.

Jun 07, 2018, 07:40 AM IST
Death toll due to volcanic eruption in Guatemala rises to 99

Death toll due to volcanic eruption in Guatemala rises to 99

The death toll from a highly active volcano that erupted near Guatemala's capital on Sunday rose to 99.

Jun 07, 2018, 06:58 AM IST
Ramzan: Donald Trump to host iftar dinner next week

Ramzan: Donald Trump to host iftar dinner next week

Muslims around the world fast from sunrise to sunset and break their fast with an evening meal known as iftar.

Jun 04, 2018, 06:45 AM IST
China remains 'very' troubling country on religious freedom: US

China remains 'very' troubling country on religious freedom: US

Observing that Tibetan Buddhists continue to be in a very difficult situation, a top American diplomat today said that China remains a "very troubling" country on religious freedom.

May 30, 2018, 07:57 AM IST
US receives over 5,000 complaints on H-1B visa fraud: Report

US receives over 5,000 complaints on H-1B visa fraud: Report

More than 5,000 complaints of H-1b visa fraud and abuse have been received by a federal agency on a dedicated email helpline that was launched by the Trump administration last year, an official said

May 30, 2018, 07:25 AM IST
Over 100 killed in passenger plane crash in Cuba, 3 survivors pulled out

Over 100 killed in passenger plane crash in Cuba, 3 survivors pulled out

The Boeing 737 aircraft, on a domestic flight to Holguin in eastern Cuba, crashed shortly after taking off from Havana at 11 am on Friday.

May 19, 2018, 06:25 AM IST
130 powerful US lawmakers want Trump to continue granting work permit to spouses of H-1B visa holders

130 powerful US lawmakers want Trump to continue granting work permit to spouses of H-1B visa holders

A bipartisan group of 130 US lawmakers led by influential Indian-American Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal has urged the Trump administration to continue granting work authorisation to certain dependent

May 18, 2018, 08:12 AM IST

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