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US drops largest non-nuclear bomb on ISIS caves in Afghanistan: India hails move, calls for action against LeT, JuD

US drops largest non-nuclear bomb on ISIS caves in Afghanistan: India hails move, calls for action against LeT, JuD

Following the bombing over the Achin district of Afghanistan's Nangarhar province by the US, the Indian political fraternity on Friday applauded the move, calling out to other nations to come together against terror.

US lawmakers praise Donald Trump administration, say bombarding of ISIS dens in Afghanistan has send 'clear message'

US lawmakers praise Donald Trump administration, say bombarding of ISIS dens in Afghanistan has send 'clear message'

American lawmakers have applauded the Donals Trump administration after the US military dropped its largest non-nuclear bomb on Islamic State targets in eastern Afghanistan, saying that "it sends a clear message" to terror groups in the region.

US lawmakers say hate crime unacceptable after Kansas shooting

US lawmakers publicly denounced the killing of an Indian engineer by an American navy veteran in an apparent hate crime in Kansas City, saying there is no place for these senseless acts of violence in the country.

US introduces bill to bar Indian companies from hiring on H-1B visas

US introduces bill to bar Indian companies from hiring on H-1B visas

A legislation has been introduced in the House of Representatives by a bipartisan group of US lawmakers which if passed by the Congress would prevent Indian companies from hiring IT professionals on H-1B and L1 visas.

US lawmakers praise PM Modi's Congress address

US lawmakers praise PM Modi's Congress address

Led by Speaker of House of Representatives Paul Ryan, top US lawmakers on Wednesday lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address to the joint sitting of the Congress, describing it as "insightful".

F-16 fighter jets sold to Pakistan could be used against India: US lawmakers

F-16 fighter jets sold to Pakistan could be used against India: US lawmakers

Top US lawmakers have expressed concerns over the Obama Administration's decision to sell eight F-16 fighter jets to Pakistan.

Big boost! Now, United States lawmakers want PM Narendra Modi to address US Congress

Big boost! Now, United States lawmakers want PM Narendra Modi to address US Congress

If this turns into a reality, it will be a major shot in the arm for PM Narendra Modi.

US lawmakers concerned over violence against minorities in India, write to PM Narendra Modi

US lawmakers concerned over violence against minorities in India, write to PM Narendra Modi

They also raised additional concerns about the lack of recognition of Sikhism as a distinct religion.

US health officials tell lawmakers Zika funding is urgent

US health officials laid out details of their battle plan against the Zika virus for lawmakers on Tuesday, saying that more than $1.8 billion in new emergency funds is needed to protect pregnant American women by the summer mosquito season.

US House advances tighter sanctions on North Korea

US lawmakers have voted overwhelmingly to impose stricter economic sanctions on North Korea, seeking to punish the rebellious Asian nation for its latest test of a nuclear bomb last week.

US to increase quota of unskilled foreign workers by 400%

These foreign workers are brought in exclusively to fill blue collar non-farm jobs.

US lawmakers to act on terrorism financing after California shootings: Hensarling

Federal lawmakers will take up legislation on terrorism financing in the first months of 2016, as last week`s shootings in California move them to act quickly, the chairman of a major US House of Representatives committee told reporters on Thursday.

Republicans clash with Barack Obama over Syria refugee program

US lawmakers have moved to freeze White House plans to resettle Syrian refugees, intensifying a standoff with President Barack Obama.

Ten US lawmakers wish Happy Diwali and Saal Mubarak!

Ten US lawmakers including the lone Indian-American Congressman Ami Bera and Tulsi Gabbard joined "Hindus, Jains, Sikhs, and Buddhists across the world" in celebrating Diwali.

EU expects new data transfer deal with US in three months

The EU said Friday it hoped to reach a new deal with Washington within three months on data transfers which major firms like Facebook rely on, but demanded "bullet-proof" privacy protections.

 

US Congressmen, Indian-Americans celebrate Diwali

Over 30 top US lawmakers along with leading Indian-Americans from across the country celebrated festival of lights here, in what is the largest ever Diwali celebrations at the US Capitol.

'Designate Pakistan country of concern on religious freedom'

Influential US lawmakers Tuesday joined the call to designate Pakistan as a "country of particular concern" on international religious freedom.

Hillary aide testifies as Democrats slam Benghazi panel

Hillary Clinton's long-time confidante testified today before US lawmakers investigating the deadly 2012 attacks in Libya.

Hindu community lives in constant fear in Pakistan: US lawmakers

Hindu community lives in constant fear in Pakistan: US lawmakers

Influential American lawmakers have expressed concern over deterioration of human rights situation in particular those of the minority Hindus in Pakistan's Sindh province.

US lawmakers line up to meet Modi at Silicon Valley

US lawmakers line up to meet Modi at Silicon Valley

A number of influential American lawmakers from both the Republican and Democratic parties are lining up to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is scheduled to arrive at Silicon Valley on Saturday, organisers of the community reception have said.