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Man suspected of killing Indian student Sharath Koppu in Kansas shot dead by US Police

Man suspected of killing Indian student Sharath Koppu in Kansas shot dead by US Police

Koppu was fatally shot on July 6 in the back during a suspected attempted robbery at a restaurant where he worked in the US state of Missouri.

Jul 16, 2018, 11:01 AM IST
India, US likely to hold first tri-services military drill later this year

India, US likely to hold first tri-services military drill later this year

The topic is likely to come up for discussion in September during the 2 plus 2 Dialogue involving External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.

Jul 15, 2018, 14:23 PM IST
India shrugs off US pressure on CAATSA, to go ahead with S-400 missile deal with Russia

India shrugs off US pressure on CAATSA, to go ahead with S-400 missile deal with Russia

Sitharaman said that this is law of the United States, not United Nation's.

Jul 13, 2018, 19:40 PM IST
At NATO, abrasive Donald Trump lashes Germany for being Russian 'captive'

At NATO, abrasive Donald Trump lashes Germany for being Russian 'captive'

US President Donald Trump accused Germany of being a "captive" of Russia on Wednesday as Western leaders gathered in Brussels for a NATO summit where Trump wants Europeans to pay up more for their own defence. 

Jul 11, 2018, 17:12 PM IST
No Katrina Kaif cameo in Salman Khan's 'Bharat'?

No Katrina Kaif cameo in Salman Khan's 'Bharat'?

The film also stars Disha Patani in a pivotal role. 

Jul 10, 2018, 18:33 PM IST
Russia raises duties on US goods in response to trade restrictions

Russia raises duties on US goods in response to trade restrictions

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has signed a decision imposing extra duties of 25-40 percent on some imports from the United States in response to Washington`s tariff move, the Russian economy ministry said on Friday.

Jul 06, 2018, 18:37 PM IST
US using DNA tests to reunite children with migrant parents

US using DNA tests to reunite children with migrant parents

The DNA test results are being solely used to accurately connect parents with children, HHS Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response Jonathan White said on the call.

Jul 06, 2018, 07:39 AM IST
Woman climbs Statue of Liberty after stand-off, forced evacuation

Woman climbs Statue of Liberty after stand-off, forced evacuation

The protest was staged by a group called Rise and Resist who later released a statement on Twitter that said the protest did not include the climber.

Jul 05, 2018, 08:42 AM IST
Mike Pompeo to travel to Pyongyang after postponing India 2+2

Mike Pompeo to travel to Pyongyang after postponing India 2+2

The state department's announcement comes days after Pompeo called External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to inform her about his decision to postpone the July 6 India-US 2+2 dialogue in Washington DC.

Jul 03, 2018, 07:10 AM IST
Nikki Haley, highest ranking Indian-American official in Trump administration, on two-day India visit

Nikki Haley, highest ranking Indian-American official in Trump administration, on two-day India visit

Nikki Haley, the highest ranking Indian-American official in the Donald Trump administration, is all set to visit India for two-days from Tuesday.

Jun 26, 2018, 14:22 PM IST
Chabahar Port in Iran will be operational by 2019: India

Chabahar Port in Iran will be operational by 2019: India

Iran and India, in February, signed an agreement worth $85 million to develop Chabahar Port in south-eastern Iran.

Jun 24, 2018, 06:51 AM IST
US pulls out from UN human rights body, citing bias against Israel

US pulls out from UN human rights body, citing bias against Israel

UN officials said the United States would be the first member to withdraw from the council.

Jun 20, 2018, 06:35 AM IST
20 hurt in shooting at New Jersey arts festival

20 hurt in shooting at New Jersey arts festival

The New Jersey shooting occurs amid a debate about US gun laws that were given fresh impetus by the massacre in February of 17 people at a high school in Parkland, Florida

Jun 18, 2018, 00:56 AM IST
Salman, Katrina, Sonakshi, among Bollywood artists sued in the US

Salman, Katrina, Sonakshi, among Bollywood artists sued in the US

Others sued by the promoter include superstar Akshay Kumar besides singers Udit Narayan, Alka Yagnik and Usha Mangeshkar.

Jun 15, 2018, 17:20 PM IST
Dreaded Pakistani Taliban chief, who shot Malala Yousafzai, reportedly killed in US drone strike

Dreaded Pakistani Taliban chief, who shot Malala Yousafzai, reportedly killed in US drone strike

Fazlullah has been designated as a global terrorist by the US and carries a bounty of USD 5 million

Jun 15, 2018, 16:53 PM IST
US President Donald Trump approves tariffs on USD 50 billion worth of Chinese goods, Beijing vows to retaliate

US President Donald Trump approves tariffs on USD 50 billion worth of Chinese goods, Beijing vows to retaliate

Trump has decided to leavy new taxes even after he received flak for imposing penalties in the G7 meeting last weekend attended by Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the United Kingdom

Jun 15, 2018, 16:41 PM IST
NASA flies unmanned aircraft Ikhana in public airspace

NASA flies unmanned aircraft Ikhana in public airspace

Remotely-piloted aircrafts like these can be used in rescue operations and services like monitoring and fighting the forest fire.

Jun 13, 2018, 18:58 PM IST
Indian-origin man to pay over $136,000 in India-based tech support scam

Indian-origin man to pay over $136,000 in India-based tech support scam

The case was first announced in February in conjunction with an enforcement sweep launched by the US Department of Justice aimed at stopping illegal schemes that exploit older Americans

Jun 13, 2018, 12:11 PM IST
Denuclearisation dependent on ceasing antagonism, says Kim

Denuclearisation dependent on ceasing antagonism, says Kim

The unprecedented encounter in Singapore on Tuesday saw Trump and Kim shake hands, standing as equals in front of their nations' flags.

Jun 13, 2018, 06:19 AM IST
Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un sign historic document: Read the full text here

Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un sign historic document: Read the full text here

Trump and Kim Jong Un committed to cooperate for the development of new US-DPRK relations and for the promotion of peace, prosperity, and security of the Korean Peninsula and of the world.

Jun 12, 2018, 12:56 PM IST

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