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Tiger Woods finishes tied 55th with birdie-free round

Tiger Woods finishes tied 55th with birdie-free round

Woods closed with a 74 to finish at two-over-par 286 at Quail Hollow in Charlotte, 14 strokes behind winner Jason Day.

May 07, 2018, 12:26 PM IST
Golf: Tiger Woods will use new irons at Wells Fargo this week

Golf: Tiger Woods will use new irons at Wells Fargo this week

Tiger Woods will use a new set of irons at this week’s Wells Fargo Championship in North Carolina, the 14-times major winner announced on Tuesday.

May 02, 2018, 09:49 AM IST
Billy Graham, preacher to millions, adviser to US presidents, dies at 99

Billy Graham, preacher to millions, adviser to US presidents, dies at 99

US evangelist Billy Graham died on Wednesday at the age of 99.

Feb 22, 2018, 00:53 AM IST
Indian-American motel owner shot dead in North Carolina in US, Sushma Swaraj assures help to family

Indian-American motel owner shot dead in North Carolina in US, Sushma Swaraj assures help to family

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday said that the government is in touch with the family of Akash R Talati, who was killed in a shootout in the US state of North Carolina.

Nov 12, 2017, 19:29 PM IST
NRI from Gujarat shot dead in America's North Carolina

NRI from Gujarat shot dead in America's North Carolina

A non-resident Indian (NRI) was on Saturday shot dead in the United States' North Carolina by unidentified assailants.

Nov 12, 2017, 10:35 AM IST
US Marine Corps confirms 16 service members killed in military plane crash

US Marine Corps confirms 16 service members killed in military plane crash

The aircraft crashed on Monday at approximately 4 pm CDT (5 pm EST) in northern Mississippi's LeFlore County, about 100 miles (160 km) north of Jackson, the state capital.

Jul 11, 2017, 18:27 PM IST

TCS ranked as top employer of US talent in IT sector

The country's largest software exporter has recruited more than 12,500 US employees from 2012-2016, while it ranked first in terms of US employee growth during that period, at 57 per cent, said the study by The Cambridge Group.

Jun 23, 2017, 18:32 PM IST
US Supreme Court deals blow to 'discriminatory' voting law

US Supreme Court deals blow to 'discriminatory' voting law

The Supreme Court opted not to hear the case, thereby leaving in place a ruling by a federal appeals court that had struck down key parts of the legislation enacted by the Republican-dominated state legislature in 2013.

May 15, 2017, 22:34 PM IST

US lawmakers reach deal to repeal transgender bathroom law

US lawmakers announced an agreement to repeal a controversial North Carolina state law that curbs legal protections for the LGBT people and sets rules that affect transgender access to public bathrooms.

Mar 30, 2017, 13:59 PM IST
US Elections: Donald Trump vs Hillary Clinton - Poll shows very tight presidential race in Florida, North Carolina

US Elections: Donald Trump vs Hillary Clinton - Poll shows very tight presidential race in Florida, North Carolina

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are neck and neck in the race for the White House!

Nov 08, 2016, 02:25 AM IST
Donald Trump proposes 35 percent tax on US companies that outsource production

Donald Trump proposes 35 percent tax on US companies that outsource production

US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said on Saturday that he will impose 35 percent tax on US companies that lay off workers while outsourcing their production to other countries.

Nov 06, 2016, 11:04 AM IST
30 million ballots cast in US presidential election early voting

30 million ballots cast in US presidential election early voting

With over 30 million ballots cast in the US presidential election early voting, Democrats were building a lead in North Carolina and Nevada states, while Republicans maintained an edge in Florida and Ohio, according to a CNN analysis.

Nov 04, 2016, 10:07 AM IST
You love me? Vote for her! Barack Obama hits frontline for Hillary Clinton

You love me? Vote for her! Barack Obama hits frontline for Hillary Clinton

How do you gift your popularity to someone else? As Barack Obama rolls up his sleeves to ensure Hillary Clinton succeeds him in the White House, his argument increasingly boils down to a simple message: Do it for me.

Nov 02, 2016, 22:31 PM IST
Republican Party office in North Carolina firebombed; Donald Trump blames 'animals representing Hillary Clinton'

Republican Party office in North Carolina firebombed; Donald Trump blames 'animals representing Hillary Clinton'

A Republican Party office in North Carolina was firebombed in an attack that presidential candidate Donald Trump blamed on "animals representing Hillary Clinton", despite the Democratic candidate also condemning the incident.

Oct 17, 2016, 08:56 AM IST
Pakistani boy, 7, beaten on US school bus for 'being Muslim'; family leaves "Donald Trump's America"

Pakistani boy, 7, beaten on US school bus for 'being Muslim'; family leaves "Donald Trump's America"

Abdul Usmani's parents have alleged that their son was bullied and beaten by five students on the bus while returning home from Weatherstone Elementary School.

Oct 14, 2016, 23:49 PM IST

Barack Obama tells students at town hall about how failures have shaped him

Barack Obama recounted the fallout from his first presidential debate in his ultimately successful 2012 election race against Republican Mitt Romney.
 

Oct 12, 2016, 08:53 AM IST
Barack Obama declares major disaster in North Carolina from Hurricane Matthew

Barack Obama declares major disaster in North Carolina from Hurricane Matthew

President Barack Obama declared a state of emergency in North Carolina on Monday after Hurricane Matthew roared through the state over the weekend, the White House said.

Oct 11, 2016, 08:16 AM IST
Matthew triggers severe flooding in Carolina; US death toll at 16

Matthew triggers severe flooding in Carolina; US death toll at 16

The storm, which killed more than 500 in Haiti before it pounded the East Coast for days, was stripped of hurricane status just before daybreak.

Oct 10, 2016, 02:16 AM IST
Serena Williams speaks out against police killings, says  'silence is betrayal'

Serena Williams speaks out against police killings, says 'silence is betrayal'

The 35-year-old reflected on the recent deaths of African-American men at the hands of law enforcement.

Sep 28, 2016, 16:39 PM IST
Charlotte march peaceful, pressure rises to release shooting tapes

Charlotte march peaceful, pressure rises to release shooting tapes

The family of Keith Scott on Friday released a two-minute video recorded by Scott`s wife, Rakeyia, including audio of her pleading.

Sep 24, 2016, 12:20 PM IST