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Congressional committee moves to restore US aid for Tibet

Reversing the Trump administration's move to slash aid to Tibetans to zero, a key congressional committee has approved a bill to maintain the decades-old American policy of providing financial assistance for Tibet and support "democracy and human rights programmes".

US attorney general next in scandal's spotlight

Jeff Sessions, a longtime senator until President Donald Trump picked him as US attorney general, heads to Congress this coming week when he will face a grilling about his Russian interactions.

Donald Trump admin proposes zero aid to Tibetan community

"Leader Pelosi is very concerned about the zeroing out of aid to the Tibetan community in the Trump budget proposal,"

India, United States ties gaining in strength, says embassy official

India, United States ties gaining in strength, says embassy official

The Indian government headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been successful in strengthening New Delhi`s ties with Washington inspite of the recent change of guard at the White House in January this year, said an officer of the Embassy of the United States here.

PM appreciates support of US Congress in deepening ties

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today appreciated the bipartisan support of the US Congress in deepening ties with India.

US committed to Tibetan cause: Pelosi tells Dalai Lama

US committed to Tibetan cause: Pelosi tells Dalai Lama

Top Democratic Party leader Nancy Pelosi, who met the Dalai Lama, has affirmed US' commitment to the Tibetan people, their faith, culture and language.

US Congress delegation to meet Dalai Lama

A US Congressional delegation reached here on Tuesday on a two-day visit during which its eight members will meet Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama.

Donald Trump admin has very positive view of Indo-US ties: S Jaishankar

Donald Trump admin has very positive view of Indo-US ties: S Jaishankar

The Trump Administration has a "very positive view" of the Indo-US relationship and a lot of interest in taking the ties forward, Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar said today.

Democrats seek Jeff Sessions resignation over Russia meetings

Democrats seek Jeff Sessions resignation over Russia meetings

Senior Democrats have called for Attorney General Jeff Sessions to resign after it emerged that he failed to disclose two meetings with Russia`s Ambassador to Washington during the US election campaign.

US House Democratic leader calls on Jeff Sessions to resign after Post discloses Russia contacts

US House Democratic leader calls on Jeff Sessions to resign after Post discloses Russia contacts

US House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi called for an independent, bipartisan investigation into Donald Trump`s possible ties to Russians. 

Congress to receive 28 classified pages of 9/11 report today

Some US lawmakers have alleged the 28 pages link Saudi government officials to the 2001 attacks. 

Really? Apple founder Steve Jobs didn't invent iPhone?

Really? Apple founder Steve Jobs didn't invent iPhone?

What if someone told you that Apple founder Steve Jobs didn't invent the most revolutionary product in the smartphone world –the iPhone?

Congressional bid of Indian American politician gains momentum

The Congressional bid of Indian American Raja Krishnamurthi appears to have gained momentum with the Illinois politician bagging endorsements from top US lawmakers including the influential Nancy Pelosi.