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Sikh student in US removed from soccer game for wearing turban

Sikh student in US removed from soccer game for wearing turban

Witnesses said the referee would not allow the player onto the field because he was wearing the turban in compliance with his Sikh faith.

Sep 29, 2017, 19:49 PM IST

Man confesses to killing four in Pennsylvania: Attorney

Investigators with the Federal Bureau of Investigation continued to look for the bodies on the farm Thursday evening.

Jul 14, 2017, 18:24 PM IST
Protesters rally against Islamic law in dozens of US cities

Protesters rally against Islamic law in dozens of US cities

Anti-Muslim incidents rose 57 percent last year, including a 44 percent jump in anti-Islamic hate crimes, CAIR said in a report released in early May.
 

Jun 11, 2017, 11:24 AM IST

Donald Trump skips media dinner to hold rally in Pennsylvania

US President Donald Trump skipped the White House Correspondents' Dinner on Saturday night and instead held a campaign-style rally in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

Apr 30, 2017, 09:18 AM IST

US man charged with hate crime for assaulting, abusing Indian

Jeffrey Allen Burgess of Bethel Park, Pennsylvania, has been accused of intentionally harming a man named Ankur Mehta on November 22.

Mar 17, 2017, 21:23 PM IST

Hillary Clinton to give St. Patrick's Day speech in Pennsylvania

 Hillary Clinton's gradual return to the public spotlight following her presidential election loss continues with a St. Patrick's Day speech in her late father's Pennsylvania hometown.

Mar 17, 2017, 20:19 PM IST

Huge snowstorm hits US northeast

A powerful winter storm on Tuesday began its thrashing of the mid-Atlantic and the northeast with heavy snow, sleet and rain, prompting more than 7,800 flight cancellations, school closures and warnings from officials to stay off the roads.

Mar 14, 2017, 23:43 PM IST
Russian hackers infiltrated US voting systems? Wisconsin to recount Presidential Election votes

Russian hackers infiltrated US voting systems? Wisconsin to recount Presidential Election votes

Green Party candidate Jill Stein filed the request for recounting of votes before the deadline on Friday and said it has raised more than USD 5.2 million for recounting of votes.

Nov 26, 2016, 10:50 AM IST
Hillary Clinton urged to call for recount of 2016 US election vote

Hillary Clinton urged to call for recount of 2016 US election vote

Experts urge Hillary Clinton to challenge Election results of 2016 US Presidential vote. 

Nov 23, 2016, 19:20 PM IST

US Catholic Church sold to Muslim group to clear debts

A closed Catholic church in the US state of Pennsylvania has been sold to a Muslim cultural group for nearly two million dollars to clear debts, a media report said today.

Oct 19, 2016, 14:44 PM IST

Four US police officers shot in separate incidents

Four US police officers and four civilians were shot in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Fort Worth, Texas, authorities said.

Sep 18, 2016, 04:55 AM IST

Turkey's Erdogan says US has ''no excuse'' to keep coup suspect Gulen

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan​ on Wednesday said he would tell US Vice President Joe Biden that Washington has "no excuse" for not handing over the Pennsylvania-based cleric blamed for last month`s failed coup.

Aug 24, 2016, 15:35 PM IST

Hillary Clinton consolidates her position in three swing states: Report

Continuing her momentum post conventions, Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton has consolidated her position in three key swing states, which gives her enough electoral college votes to be the next president of the US, a major US media outlet has said.

Aug 20, 2016, 09:20 AM IST
Hillary Clinton says Donald Trump wants US to `fear the future`

Hillary Clinton says Donald Trump wants US to `fear the future`

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton on Thursday accused Donald Trump of painting a misleadingly dark picture of American society.

Jul 29, 2016, 08:26 AM IST
Michelle Obama endorses Hillary Clinton at Democratic Convention

Michelle Obama endorses Hillary Clinton at Democratic Convention

US First Lady Michelle Obama on Monday addressed the opening night of the Democratic National Convention (DNC) with a message of hope and unity for the party while endorsing presumptive nominee Hillary Clinton, saying she "trusts Hillary to lead the country".

Jul 26, 2016, 09:34 AM IST

Democrats push unity, but convention starts under cloud

The Democratic Party kicks off its national convention on Monday to anoint Hillary Clinton its presidential nominee, amid a simmering row over leaked emails that show party leaders sought to undermine campaign rival Bernie Sanders.

Jul 25, 2016, 13:03 PM IST

US sues Pennsylvania town for ban on building mosque

The US Justice Department said Thursday it is suing a Pennsylvania community for religious discrimination over the town`s refusal to grant a permit to build a mosque.

Jul 22, 2016, 03:53 AM IST
Cambridge, MIT experts to help design syllabi of Indian institutions

Cambridge, MIT experts to help design syllabi of Indian institutions

Irani said experts from institutions like University of Edinburgh, MIT and Cambridge have been roped in to upgrade the curriculum in social sciences, sciences, mathematics and engineering.

Jun 03, 2016, 18:17 PM IST
Watch: Sun-powered Solar Impulse 2 lands in Pennsylvania!

Watch: Sun-powered Solar Impulse 2 lands in Pennsylvania!

The sun-powered single-seater aircraft, piloted by Swiss explorer Bertrand Piccard reached its destination at 8:49 pm CDT after a near 17-hour flight from Dayton, Ohio.

May 26, 2016, 12:35 PM IST
Donald Trump sweeps East Coast primaries, Hillary Clinton wins three states

Donald Trump sweeps East Coast primaries, Hillary Clinton wins three states

Donald Trump on Tuesday scored major wins in the Pennsylvania, Maryland and Connecticut primaries.

Apr 27, 2016, 05:43 AM IST