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Pakistan must take decisive action against terror groups: US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

Pakistan must take decisive action against terror groups: US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

The US Secretary of State, who will be visiting India next week, said the Trump administration was "determined to dramatically deepen" cooperation with India.

Oct 18, 2017, 20:26 PM IST
All about Syria conflict

All about Syria conflict

Syria`s 300,000-strong pre-war army has been halved by deaths, defections and draft-dodging.

Oct 17, 2017, 17:34 PM IST
Diplomacy with North Korea to continue until 'first bomb drops': US secretary of state Rex Tillerson

Diplomacy with North Korea to continue until 'first bomb drops': US secretary of state Rex Tillerson

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Sunday that President Donald Trump had instructed him to continue diplomatic efforts to calm rising tensions with North Korea, saying "those diplomatic efforts will continue until the first bomb drops."

Oct 15, 2017, 20:44 PM IST
Hurricane Nate makes landfall in southern US

Hurricane Nate makes landfall in southern US

Hurricane Nate has made landfall at the mouth of the Mississippi River on the southeastern tip of the state of Louisiana, the National Hurricane Center said on Saturday.

Oct 08, 2017, 06:05 AM IST
Pakistan's ISI has connections with terror groups, runs its own foreign policy: US

Pakistan's ISI has connections with terror groups, runs its own foreign policy: US

India and Afghanistan have also been time and again charging their neighbour Pakistan with similar allegations.

Oct 04, 2017, 08:56 AM IST

Congressional resolution introduced to celebrate birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi

An influential US lawmaker has introduced a Congressional resolution to commemorate the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi and encouraged Americans to observe the International Day of Non-Violence in honour of the apostle of peace.

Oct 03, 2017, 09:04 AM IST

Pope 'deeply saddened' by Las Vegas 'senseless tragedy'

Pope Francis on Monday described a deadly shooting at a Las Vegas concert as a "senseless tragedy" after at least 50 people were gunned down and over 200 others wounded.

Oct 02, 2017, 19:32 PM IST
Horrific videos emerge of Las Vegas shooting - WATCH

Horrific videos emerge of Las Vegas shooting - WATCH

The attack is believed to be the deadliest mass shooting incident in modern US history.

Oct 02, 2017, 19:27 PM IST

Singer Jason Aldean describes Las Vegas shooting rampage as "beyond horrific"

Popular American country singer Jason Aldean, who was performing when a gunman opened fire on concert-goers in Las Vegas, on Monday described the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history as "beyond horrific."

Oct 02, 2017, 19:12 PM IST

Las Vegas gunman had at least eight guns in hotel room: Police

The suspect - identified as 64-year-old Stephen Paddock - opened fire from the 32nd floor of a hotel adjoing an open-air concert venue. 

Oct 02, 2017, 18:57 PM IST
Police believe Las Vegas shooter killed himself

Police believe Las Vegas shooter killed himself

At least 50 people have been killed and over 400 injured after a gunman opened fire at area around Mandalay Bay Casino.

Oct 02, 2017, 18:54 PM IST
Las Vegas shooting: Gunman 'down' after killing at least 58

Las Vegas shooting: Gunman 'down' after killing at least 58

The suspect - identified as 64-year-old Stephen Paddock - opened fire from the 32nd floor of a hotel adjoing an open-air concert venue. 

Oct 02, 2017, 11:53 AM IST

Trump defends Puerto Rico effort, but his tweets draw new criticism

President Donald Trump on Sunday defended US efforts to bring relief to storm-battered Puerto Rico, even as one island official said Trump was trying to gloss over "things that are not going well."

Oct 02, 2017, 06:32 AM IST
'Time to designate Pakistan, Qatar, Turkey sponsors of terrorism'

'Time to designate Pakistan, Qatar, Turkey sponsors of terrorism'

Since 1979, the US State Department similar to India's Ministry of External Affairs has maintained a list of State Sponsor of Terrorism.

Oct 02, 2017, 06:19 AM IST

US wants to solve North Korea crisis diplomatically: Jim Mattis

The United States want to resolve the escalating nuclear crisis with North Korea diplomatically, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Tuesday.

Sep 26, 2017, 14:47 PM IST
China says war on Korean peninsula would have `no winners

China says war on Korean peninsula would have `no winners

China warned on Tuesday that a conflict on the Korean peninsula would have "no winners", after North Korea accused US President Donald Trump of declaring war on it.

Sep 26, 2017, 14:43 PM IST

First lady Melania Trump set to embark on first solo trip outside US

Melania Trump is set to take her biggest step yet as first lady. She's leading the US delegation to an international sporting event for wounded service members, her first solo trip outside of the US to represent her adopted country without President Donald Trump at her side.

Sep 23, 2017, 15:24 PM IST

Donald Trump slams John McCain, says Republicans will ''eventually'' repeal Obamacare

The President acknowledged that McCain`s opposition hurt the Republicans` repeal efforts, but insisted the party would "go back" and press for repeal.

Sep 23, 2017, 10:44 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi describes Mahatma Gandhi as an NRI, says Congress movement was an NRI movement

Rahul Gandhi describes Mahatma Gandhi as an NRI, says Congress movement was an NRI movement

Rahul Gandhi said Congress Party represented a philosophy that is thousands and thousands of years old.

Sep 22, 2017, 16:07 PM IST
Donald Trump`s travel ban to expire on Sunday

Donald Trump`s travel ban to expire on Sunday

President Donald Trump`s contentious travel ban expires Sunday with little clarity over whether America`s door will reopen for travelers from six majority-Muslim countries.

Sep 22, 2017, 11:49 AM IST