US preparing for a slimmer force in Afghan post 2014

US has finalised plans for retaining a small force of up to 9,000 troops in war-torn Afghanistan, post its withdrawal in 2014.

CPM asks govt to `come clean` on presence of US forces

The CPI(M) on Saturday quoted a top US military official as saying that American special forces teams were stationed in India.

Arizona Governor considers changing immigration law

The fight over Arizona`s immigration law showed no signs of letting up.