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US lawmakers ease Obama`s path to trade deal

Senior US lawmakers reached a deal Thursday to make it easier for President Barack Obama to negotiate a massive trade accord with 11 other Asia-Pacific nations.

Apr 17, 2015, 03:37 AM IST

US Congress reaches deal for $1.1 tn US spending bill

Final hurdles on the massive bill were cleared when some controversial financial services provisions were removed to be dealt with separately.

Dec 10, 2014, 09:13 AM IST

Karzai calls on Taliban to participate elders assembly on US deal

Afghan President Hamid Karzai on Saturday called on the Taliban and their allies to join an assembly on a security pact that could allow some US troops to stay in the country after 2014.

Nov 16, 2013, 16:32 PM IST

Dollar up in Asia as US debt deadline looms

The dollar rose in Asia Wednesday on cautious optimism that warring US lawmakers will reach a last-minute deal to resolve a budget impasse which threatens to spark a catastrophic default.

Oct 16, 2013, 09:01 AM IST

No longer bound by US deal, says N Korea

North Korea on Tuesday dismissed a rebuke by the UN Security Council of its failed long-range rocket launch.

Apr 18, 2012, 10:43 AM IST

Protest flares in east Afghanistan against US deal

Afghan political and community leaders endorsed the idea of a strategic partnership, with some caveat.

Nov 20, 2011, 19:34 PM IST

China criticises US deal to upgrade Taiwan F-16s

The United States has reportedly decided to upgrade Taiwan`s existing fleet of F-16 fighter jets.

Sep 19, 2011, 18:12 PM IST

Pakistani PM suggests drone share deal with US

The CIA could continue drone strikes "under our supervision”, Pak PM said.

May 13, 2011, 12:46 PM IST

US offers deal to arms suspect Bout: Russia

Suspected arms dealer Viktor Bout was flown to New York from Thailand.

Nov 18, 2010, 16:00 PM IST

US deal to allow some West Bank building: Diplomat

US is pressing Israel to renew a settlement slowdown that expired in Sept.

Nov 15, 2010, 15:39 PM IST

Japan PM says no US base deal before Obama visit

Japan`s Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama on Friday said he does not plan to make a decision on the relocation of a controversial US military base before President Barack Obama visits Tokyo next week.

Nov 06, 2009, 10:21 AM IST