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12 Indian-Americans in race for November 6 Congressional elections

12 Indian-Americans in race for November 6 Congressional elections

Three among them - Hiral Tipirneni and Anita Malik from Arizona and Pramila Jayapal from Washington State - are women.

Sep 20, 2018, 06:37 AM IST
Gunman killed, 3 wounded in Wisconsin shooting

Gunman killed, 3 wounded in Wisconsin shooting

A shooter went on a rampage at a software office in Middleton town in Wisconsin, US.

Sep 20, 2018, 06:32 AM IST
Deadly Florence trudges inland in Carolinas with 'epic' rain, flooding; 5 dead

Deadly Florence trudges inland in Carolinas with 'epic' rain, flooding; 5 dead

Deadly tropical storm Florence has caused five deaths in North and South Carolina.

Sep 15, 2018, 22:55 PM IST
'US also a developing nation': Donald Trump aims to end subsidies to India, China

'US also a developing nation': Donald Trump aims to end subsidies to India, China

Donald Trump claims that the US is a developing nation too.

Sep 08, 2018, 21:23 PM IST
Donald Trump threatens to pull United States out of WTO

Donald Trump threatens to pull United States out of WTO

Trump, who has previously criticized the WTO's dispute settlement system as being unfavorable to the US, said Washington had "rarely won a lawsuit" there although things began changing last year.

Aug 31, 2018, 16:58 PM IST
India not guaranteed US sanctions waiver for Russian missiles: Pentagon

India not guaranteed US sanctions waiver for Russian missiles: Pentagon

The United States has imposed sweeping sanctions on Russia, under which any country engaged with its defence and intelligence sectors could face secondary US sanctions.

Aug 30, 2018, 11:28 AM IST
North Korea tells US denuclearisation talks may fall apart: CNN

North Korea tells US denuclearisation talks may fall apart: CNN

The letter was delivered directly to US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, and stated that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un`s government felt that the process could not move forward.

Aug 28, 2018, 15:40 PM IST
Donald Trump calls off Pompeo's planned trip to North Korea

Donald Trump calls off Pompeo's planned trip to North Korea

United States President Donald Trump said on Friday he had cancelled a planned trip to North Korea by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, saying progress toward the U.S. goal of a denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula was too slow.

Aug 24, 2018, 23:38 PM IST
Alibaba 'ready' for trade war with US

Alibaba 'ready' for trade war with US

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba on Thursday said that the company is ready for a possible trade war with the United States, adding that it would not only survive the fight but will also thrive. This comes after the company reported its total earnings for the year.

Aug 24, 2018, 07:34 AM IST
Donald Trump slams US Justice Dept, says will stay uninvolved

Donald Trump slams US Justice Dept, says will stay uninvolved

President Donald Trump expressed sympathy for his former campaign manager Paul Manafort and said he would remain "uninvolved" after he attacked Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the U.S. Justice Department in an interview broadcast on Thursday.

Aug 23, 2018, 18:07 PM IST
Russia prepares to search nuclear missile lost at sea months ago

Russia prepares to search nuclear missile lost at sea months ago

Russian experts are gearing up to recover one of the crashed missiles amid fears it is leaking nuclear material into the Barents Sea

Aug 22, 2018, 23:55 PM IST
US concerned over terrorist groups continue to enjoy safe haven in Pakistan

US concerned over terrorist groups continue to enjoy safe haven in Pakistan

Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Alice Wells at the same time welcomed Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan's remarks on the importance of having peace on both sides of the country's borders. 

Aug 22, 2018, 00:23 AM IST
US imposes fresh sanctions for Russian cyber-related activity

US imposes fresh sanctions for Russian cyber-related activity

The US Treasury said in a statement that the sanctioned companies - Saint Petersburg-based Vela-Marine Ltd and Slovakia-based Lacno SRO- and the two individuals helped Divetechnoservices evade previously imposed sanctions.

Aug 21, 2018, 22:58 PM IST
US concerned over terrorist groups continue to enjoy safe haven in Pakistan: Official

US concerned over terrorist groups continue to enjoy safe haven in Pakistan: Official

The US has expressed concern over terrorist groups continuing to enjoy safe haven in Pakistan and is asking the country to do more against "externally oriented" extremist outfits, a top official in the Trump administration said.

Aug 21, 2018, 12:10 PM IST
Britain to US, Europe: 'Go further' to counter Russia's malign behaviour

Britain to US, Europe: 'Go further' to counter Russia's malign behaviour

British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt, who is to meet on Wednesday with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, will ask London's allies to do more.

Aug 21, 2018, 10:12 AM IST
Donald Trump most likely to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong-un again

Donald Trump most likely to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong-un again

Trump was responding to a question during an interview with Reuters at the White House on Monday about whether the two were planning another meeting. 

Aug 21, 2018, 08:54 AM IST
UN 'saddened' by loss of lives due to floods in Kerala, monitoring situation

UN 'saddened' by loss of lives due to floods in Kerala, monitoring situation

The UN is ready to help India in tackling the flood situation in Kerala if a formal request is made.

Aug 18, 2018, 08:43 AM IST
Suspected Seattle airplane thief was once a bakery owner, adventurer

Suspected Seattle airplane thief was once a bakery owner, adventurer

He has not been officially named by authorities, but his family and multiple news media outlets have reported his identity.

Aug 12, 2018, 09:42 AM IST
Stolen Alaska Airlines plane crashes near Sea-Tac International Airport

Stolen Alaska Airlines plane crashes near Sea-Tac International Airport

A stolen airplane belonging to the Alaska Airlines crashed near Seattle's Sea-Tac International Airport late on Friday.

Aug 11, 2018, 11:11 AM IST
US reimposes tough, unilateral sanctions against Iran

US reimposes tough, unilateral sanctions against Iran

The re-imposition of fresh sanctions by the United States has evoked a sharp reaction from Iran.

Aug 07, 2018, 10:36 AM IST

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