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Is Pakistan seeking IMF bailout to repay Chinese debt? Trump administration seeks clarity

One of the things we're pushing hard for is full transparency of the debt, says US.

Nov 29, 2018, 07:17 AM IST

US makes H-1B visa rules tougher; Indian IT professionals to be hit

The Trump administration has introduced a new set of stringent provisions to the H-1B labour application process.

Nov 02, 2018, 22:46 PM IST

'Donald Trump administration unlikely to change policy on suspension of aid to Pakistan'

Given Pakistan's influence over the Taliban, the Trump administration also wants Islamabad to bring them to the peace table.

Oct 03, 2018, 10:37 AM IST

Exploring alternative supplies of Iranian oil for 'our friend India': US

New sanctions against Iran will come into full force on November 4.

Sep 29, 2018, 17:10 PM IST

Pakistan-based terrorists continue terror attacks in India: US report

The State Department has praised India for its significant counter-terrorism actions.

Sep 20, 2018, 06:19 AM IST

Donald Trump's actions 'detrimental' to country's health, says anonymous official

In the piece, the official described "early whispers" among members of Trump`s Cabinet to take steps to remove him as president, but added they decided against it to avoid a constitutional crisis. 

Sep 06, 2018, 07:03 AM IST

American officials meet former Taliban leaders in Qatar hotel

Trump administration officials are meeting former Afghan Taliban leaders amid intensifying efforts by the Trump administration to seek a negotiated settlement of the country's longest war.

Jul 22, 2018, 13:23 PM IST

If we concede an inch, US will take a foot: Chinese media on why Beijing will not blink first in trade war

The US is trying to threaten its way to forcing China to accept its unreasonable decisions, a state-run newspaper has said.

Apr 20, 2018, 23:37 PM IST

Over 14 million US visa seekers to get social media profiles scanned

The administration of US President Donald Trump had announced in September 2017 that such a move would be initiated.

Apr 01, 2018, 06:49 AM IST

US weighs crushing political penalties on Pakistan over terrorism support: Report

The penalties range from visa bans to sanctions and a permanent cessation of military aid.

Mar 27, 2018, 00:09 AM IST

'Slap of the century': No more talks with the US, says Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas

At a high-ranking meeting of the PLO, Abbas said he would not accept the Trump administration as a mediator for peace talks with Israel.

Jan 15, 2018, 06:44 AM IST

US may lose its competitive edge due to H-1B clampdown

As the Trump administration is carrying out a review of the non-immigrant visas, the Center for Global Development (CGD) in a report said that H-1B visa, the most sought after by Indian IT professionals, is beneficial for both India and the US.

Aug 08, 2017, 13:00 PM IST

Syed Salahuddin, declared 'global terrorist' by US, admits to carrying out terror attacks in India

Days after he was declared a 'global terrorist' by the Donald Trump administration in the United States, Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) chief Syed Salahuddin has admitted to carrying out terror attacks in India.

Jul 03, 2017, 10:36 AM IST

Why this Hijab-wearing White House staffer quit Donald Trump administration in just 8 days

A bold Hijab-wearing Muslim ex-White House staffer of Bangladeshi-origin has said she quit her job after US President Donald Trump announced his controversial travel ban, lasting just eight days in the new administration.

Feb 26, 2017, 13:27 PM IST

Science and research in US 'under threat', say scientists protesting in Boston

The protesters gathered in Boston's Copley Square on Sunday.

Feb 20, 2017, 08:51 AM IST

New immigration rules make H1B friendlier until President Trump takes over

The USCIS will now allow terminated H1B visa holders a grace period of 60 days to either leave or sort out their paperwork for new jobs. 

Nov 30, 2016, 12:31 PM IST

Indian-American Nikki Haley to become Secretary of State in Donald Trump's Cabinet? 5 things you may not know about her

It will be really a proud moment for India, if Indian American Governor Nikki Haley gets US Secretary of State or some other Cabinet position in the Donald Trump administration.

Nov 17, 2016, 18:47 PM IST