China could take down America's power grid: US official

China and probably one or two other countries have the capability to shut down America's power grid and other critical infrastructure through a cyber attack, the head of the National Security Agency has said.

Parallel lives in small town America

The historic heart of this small US town was trimmed in patriotic red, white and blue for "Return Day," but only a part of the community celebrates this 200-year-old tradition marking the end of elections.

Buffalo, western New York hit with epic snow

The western New York city and its suburbs are bracing for up to another three feet of snow by Friday morning after a storm already dropped nearly six feet on some areas in an epic display by Mother Nature that left at least seven people dead in the region.

America warns Pakistan ahead of J&K polls

Ahead of J&K polls, America has warned Pakistan following intelligence inputs that Pakistan-based militants may disrupt the ensuing assembly election by attacking security convoys and political workers in south Kashmir.

New York's Buffalo buried by wall of snow; at least 7 dead

A "historic" storm dumped more than five feet of snow, stranding scores of motorists, canceling flights and killing at least seven people in the northeastern United States.

Heavy snowfall, cold weather disrupt life in US

Heavy snowfall and cold weather disrupts the normal life in the US.

Erdogan slams ridicule of 'Muslims discovered Americas' claim

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday hit back at ridicule of his claim that Islamic explorers discovered the Americas three centuries before Columbus, accusing his Muslim critics of lacking "self-confidence".

Modi, Shah among top decision makers in 'Global Thinkers' list

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been named as the top decision maker in a list of 100 global thinkers by a leading American foreign policy magazine.

Top secret mission to N. Korea hit by plane hitch

A secret mission by America`s spy chief to free two US citizens held by North Korea hit an embarrassing snag when his plane broke down while refueling, a US official said Monday.

FBI raids home of ex-US diplomat Robin Raphel on suspicion of spying for Pakistan
FBI raids home of ex-US diplomat Robin Raphel on suspicion of spying for Pakistan

Veteran American diplomat Robin Raphel, known for her strong pro-Pakistan leanings, has been placed under federal counter intelligence investigation.

Quarantined for helping Ebola patients, US nurse slams rules

An American nurse on Saturday published a scathing account of her treatment after being put in isolation in the United States following a stint caring for Ebola patients in Sierra Leone.

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White House says immigration plans not final yet

The White House today cautioned against making assumptions about President Barack Obama's changes to US immigration rules based on a new federal contract proposal from the Homeland Security Department to buy enough supplies to make as many as 34 million immigrant work permits and residency cards over the next five years.

US man charged with killing Saudi college student

A US man was charged with killing a Saudi Arabian college student whose body was found along a desert freeway, nearly 241 kilometres from his home.

ISIS to use Ebola virus against western countries?

ISIS is believed to use the dreaded Ebola virus against the western countries as a tool to create terror. ISIS is known to use their militants as human bombs therefore it is possible that they use them as human carriers of Ebola virus. Watch the full report on Zee News.

Georgetown University appoints its first Hindu priest

America's prestigious Georgetown University has appointed its first Hindu priest that too a woman to serve the religious needs of its Hindu students, whose number has increased in recent years.

ISIS plans to seize Iran’s nuclear secret

Leaders of the extremist group, ISIS (Islamic State) are planning to obtain nuclear weapons.

Close races, fresh faces to watch in US mid-terms

Millions of Americans will cast their votes in early November`s mid-term elections, with all 435 seats in the House of Representatives and 36 of the Senate`s 100 seats up for grabs.

Islamic State is new millstone for Obama`s mid-term Democrats

 The politics of fear and the murderous radicals of the Islamic State group are stalking Democrats on the mid-term elections trail, as they parry claims their president, Barack Obama, is weak and muddling.

IS claims murder of British hostage in latest video

 The Islamic State jihadist group on Friday claimed responsibility for the murder of British aid worker Alan Henning in a video showing his apparent execution.