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Top US diplomat to visit India ahead John Kerry`s trip

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 04:03

In advance of the bilateral strategic dialogue, a top US diplomat will be visiting India this week as a part of preparation for the highest level talks between the two countries.

China dismisses claims of links to hackers targeting US Iraq experts

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 03:02

China on Tuesday disputed claims by a US security firm that linked years of hacking by a secretive local group it calls "Deep Panda" to unnamed government officials of that country, saying the firm was merely seeking publicity.

US stocks fall for second day on earnings caution

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 01:44

New York: US stocks fell in a broad selloff on Tuesday, dropping for a second straight session as investors exercised caution ahead of the start of earnings season.

US jury rejects insider trading case, ends prosecutor streak

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 01:22

Rengan Rajaratnam, the younger brother of convicted Galleon Group founder Raj Rajaratnam, was cleared on Tuesday of conspiring to engage in insider trading while at the hedge fund, ending a five-year winning streak by US prosecutors.

Iran, powers to meet on nuclear issue this week: Diplomat

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 01:11

Iran will hold talks with world powers in Vienna this week aimed at resolving the Islamic republic`s disputed nuclear programme, an Iranian diplomat was quoted as saying on Tuesday.

France says Russia, other powers have differences over Iran talks

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 01:09

France`s Foreign Minister said on Tuesday "differences in approach" between Russia and some of the other five world powers negotiating with Iran over its nuclear programme had appeared in the past few days.

Ford recalls 100,000 cars

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 00:55

Ford recalled more than 100,000 cars of various models in North on Tuesday, the latest in a surge of recalls in the wake of the GM faulty ignition scandal.

Two dead in shooting at medical complex in US

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 00:48

Police in Washington state say a gunman fatally shot his wife before turning the weapon on himself at a downtown medical centre.

US says talking to Germany over spy row, but won`t give details

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 00:39

The United States has had legal and political contacts with Germany over resolving a new spying row, but Tuesday still refused to discuss reports an arrested German man was a CIA double agent.

14 killed, dozens hurt in Chicago shootings

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 07:41

Extra police officers on Chicago`s streets were not enough to quell a long weekend of violence that ended with 14 people shot to death and dozens more injured.

Experts in talks with Syria over chemical weapons

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 06:50

The head of the international effort to rid Syria of its chemical weapons has said the next step is investigating possible discrepancies in Syria`s declaration of its stockpile, as well as the destruction of its production facilities.

No reason to doubt authenticity of ISIS leader`s video: US

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 06:48

The United States has "no reason" to doubt the authenticity of a video that purportedly shows ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi delivering a sermon.