America

In a 3,000-word open letter, Taliban urges Americans to 'rethink' war

In a 3,000-word open letter, Taliban urges Americans to 'rethink' war

The Taliban letter addresses the American people and urges the US administration to withdraw its forces from Afghanistan.

Feb 15, 2018, 09:42 AM IST
Pakistan developing new types of nuclear weapons: US

Pakistan developing new types of nuclear weapons: US

Pakistan is developing new types of nuclear weapons, including short-range tactical ones, that bring more risks to the region, America's intelligence chief warned today.

Feb 14, 2018, 09:00 AM IST

Deshhit: Know top 20 desh hit stories;

Watch this segment of Deshhit to know top 20 desh hit stories and know how will Indians get affected by them.

Feb 09, 2018, 20:52 PM IST

Scientists discover a piece of America in Australia

The team was able to determine this by using both new sedimentological field data and new and existing geochronological data from both Georgetown and Mount Isa.

Jan 23, 2018, 19:00 PM IST
Former CIA agent faces 10 years in jail over file of undercover US spies

Former CIA agent faces 10 years in jail over file of undercover US spies

Lee, a naturalized US citizen also known as Zhen Cheng Li, was arrested late Monday.

Jan 17, 2018, 09:03 AM IST
Trump sends Christmas greetings, lashes out at political correctness

Trump sends Christmas greetings, lashes out at political correctness

US President Donald Trump said he was proud to wish people a Merry Christmas, and so defend the beautiful time-honoured phrase against political correctness.

Dec 26, 2017, 11:40 AM IST
Donald Trump to have a full body examination soon

Donald Trump to have a full body examination soon

Trump appeared to struggle with some words during a live statement at the White House yesterday, mangling familiar phrases like "god bless America."

Dec 08, 2017, 06:37 AM IST
Indian-American mauled to death by shark while scuba diving in US

Indian-American mauled to death by shark while scuba diving in US

A woman tourist in American was mauled to death by a tiger shark while scuba diving on an island off the coast of Costa Rica, said a report.

Dec 04, 2017, 23:40 PM IST
Barack Obama takes on Trump and men in general at Paris event

Barack Obama takes on Trump and men in general at Paris event

Obama also vouched for the superiority of female leadership, alluding to the sexual assault and harassment scandals currently engulfing the United States.

Dec 03, 2017, 07:27 AM IST
Donald Trump posts tribute to US civil rights icon Rosa Parks

Donald Trump posts tribute to US civil rights icon Rosa Parks

In the video, Trump praised the Parks, whose refusal to give up her bus seat to a white passenger on December 1, 1955 in Montgomery, Alabama, was a key moment in the US civil rights movement.

Dec 03, 2017, 07:23 AM IST

US warns of risk of missiles from Yemen hitting Saudi Arabia

The United States is warning Americans travelling to Saudi Arabia about the risk of ballistic missile attacks from neighbouring Yemen.

Nov 22, 2017, 10:55 AM IST
California textbook row: Victory for Hindu groups over portrayal of Hinduism, India

California textbook row: Victory for Hindu groups over portrayal of Hinduism, India

Hindu Education Foundation USA is an organisation "dedicated to enriching the understanding of Indian civilisation and Hinduism in America". 

Nov 15, 2017, 22:05 PM IST
Donald Trump thanks 'deplorables' for helping him win election a year ago

Donald Trump thanks 'deplorables' for helping him win election a year ago

Donald Trump tweeted his thanks and congratulations to the millions of Americans who elected him president one year ago Wednesday, including the "deplorables" criticized by rival Hillary Clinton during their toxic campaign.

Nov 09, 2017, 08:41 AM IST
Trump order to roll back some Obamacare requirements: White House

Trump order to roll back some Obamacare requirements: White House

US President Donald Trump on Thursday will sign an executive order aiming to make it easier for Americans to buy bare-bones health insurance plans and to circumvent rules put in place under Obamacare, the White House said on Thursday.

Oct 12, 2017, 20:28 PM IST

Watch: US President Donald Trump issues statement on North Korea sanctions

Watch what US President Trump said on North Korea sanctions.

Sep 22, 2017, 09:08 AM IST
In citizenship message, Donald Trump welcomes immigrants to America

In citizenship message, Donald Trump welcomes immigrants to America

Some of the 4,000 immigrants who gathered in Los Angeles to take their US citizenship oath let out a collective moan when they learned they were going to watch a videotaped message from President Donald Trump.

Sep 21, 2017, 05:49 AM IST

America flies fighter jets over North Korea amid rising tensions

Amid rising tensions with North Korea, US flown its fighter jets over North Korea. It has been learnt that 4 stealth fighter jets and 2 bombers were flown above North Korean sky.

Sep 18, 2017, 18:41 PM IST
Akhilesh Yadav defends Rahul Gandhi's 'India being run by dynasties' remark

Akhilesh Yadav defends Rahul Gandhi's 'India being run by dynasties' remark

Yadav said across the world, there were a number of examples where people got the opportunity to come to politics due to their family.

Sep 14, 2017, 16:23 PM IST
#NeverForget - America pays poignant tribute to victims of 9/11 terror attacks

#NeverForget - America pays poignant tribute to victims of 9/11 terror attacks

Thousands of Americans on Monday paid tribute to the 2,977 people killed on September 11, 2001.

Sep 11, 2017, 22:01 PM IST
Americans cheer as rare total solar eclipse marches across country

Americans cheer as rare total solar eclipse marches across country

"It just kind of tickled you all over — it was wonderful — and I wish I could do it again," said Stormy Shreves, 57, a fish gutter who lives in Depoe Bay. "But I won`t see something like that ever again, so I`m really glad I took the day off work so I could experience it."

Aug 22, 2017, 00:11 AM IST