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Mahindra group to pump in $1 billion in US over next 5 years

Mahindra group to pump in $1 billion in US over next 5 years

The Mumbai-headquartered group, which currently employs around 3,000 people in the country, also plans to double the headcount over the next five years as it looks to expand operations.

Jul 16, 2017, 16:05 PM IST

Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard launches campaign for Diwali stamp

The first Hindu elected to the US Congress has launched a signature campaign to ask the country's postal service to issue a stamp for recognising Diwali as a special day.

Jul 01, 2016, 11:53 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi agrees to write to Obama on Diwali stamp

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has agreed to a request to write to US President Barack Obama on issuing of postage stamp on Diwali by the US Postal service, an individual behind the years long campaign has said.

Sep 26, 2015, 10:28 AM IST
Government demanding Lance Armstrong's medical records

Government demanding Lance Armstrong's medical records

The federal government wants to see Lance Armstrong's medical records from his treatments for cancer, specifically whether his doctors knew back in 1996 that he was using performance-enhancing drugs.

Aug 06, 2015, 09:01 AM IST

Lance Armstrong must face US doping lawsuit, judge rules

A U.S. judge on Thursday rejected Lance Armstrong`s bid to dismiss a federal whistleblower lawsuit claiming that he and his former cycling team, which had been sponsored by the U.S. Postal Service, had defrauded the government through a scheme to use banned, performance-enhancing drugs.

Jun 20, 2014, 16:07 PM IST

US got what bargained for in Lance Armstrong, his lawyers say

Lawyers for disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong said on Tuesday he should be able to keep the sponsorship money he got from the US Postal Service during his record-breaking victories.

Jul 24, 2013, 09:18 AM IST

Diwali postage stamp petitions submitted to US Postal service

It is learnt that the issue of Diwali stamp is the only agenda item on the CSAC, which is scheduled to meet this week.

Jul 18, 2013, 12:53 PM IST

35 US lawmakers push for stamp celebrating Diwali

The House Resolution (No 47) requests the issue of the stamp ahead of the meeting of the Citizens Advisory Committee of the US Postal Service later this month.

Jul 12, 2013, 08:38 AM IST

Diwali stamp effort gains momentum in US

Three US lawmakers have urged the US Postal Service to issue a postage stamp on Diwali - the Indian festival of lights.

Jul 11, 2013, 16:05 PM IST

Lawsuit against Armstrong for violating USPS contract

Joining a slew of lawsuits against Lance Armstrong, the US Justice Department has filed a lawsuit against the disgraced cyclist, saying that he had violated his contract with the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) and was ‘unjustly enriched’ while cheating to win the Tour de France titles.

Apr 24, 2013, 12:50 PM IST

US Postal Service to cut Saturday mail, trim costs

The financially struggling US Postal Service says it will stop delivering mail on Saturdays but continue to deliver packages six days a week under a plan aimed at saving about USD 2 billion a year.

Feb 06, 2013, 21:58 PM IST

US postal service could be 'stamped out'

The US Postal Service (USPS), which predates the US itself, is careening toward bankruptcy in the wake of a record USD 15.9 billion loss this year that has ignited fierce debate over the government's role in preserving an iconic American institution.

Nov 29, 2012, 09:34 AM IST