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China says ‘America most unqualified to wag a finger’ as US puts it ‘on notice’

China says ‘America most unqualified to wag a finger’ as US puts it ‘on notice’

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson accused the US of having “double standard”, picking and choosing norms when it suits American interests.

Jan 18, 2019, 10:55 AM IST

Deshhit: Watch top 5 questions raised on important issues

This segment of Zee News brings top five news stories of the day. Watch this segment for top 5 news stories with details.

Dec 31, 2018, 20:20 PM IST
New York man, who assaulted Indian-origin woman, faces 15-year jail

New York man, who assaulted Indian-origin woman, faces 15-year jail

A 54-year old man has been charged with hate crime for assaulting an Indian-origin woman travelling in a subway and using homophobic slurs against her.

Dec 15, 2018, 11:38 AM IST
Donald Trump names Mick Mulvaney as acting White House chief of staff

Donald Trump names Mick Mulvaney as acting White House chief of staff

US President Donald Trump on Friday named budget director Mick Mulvaney as acting chief of staff, a week after he announced John Kelly's scheduled departure.

Dec 15, 2018, 07:36 AM IST
Pakistan continues to harbour terrorists, US shouldn't give even a dollar: Nikki Haley

Pakistan continues to harbour terrorists, US shouldn't give even a dollar: Nikki Haley

The US does not need to give money to countries that wish harm to America, says Nikki Haley.

Dec 10, 2018, 10:00 AM IST
Indian-Americans urge for direct Air India flights between India and Atlanta in the US

Indian-Americans urge for direct Air India flights between India and Atlanta in the US

Indian-Americans have urged the Union Government to start Air India service from Atlanta in the US so as to facilitate better connectivity with their motherland. Air India currently has direct flights from Newark, New York, Washington DC, Chicago, Los Angeles and San Francisco.

Dec 02, 2018, 10:06 AM IST
US to impose 'toughest ever' sanctions on Iran from November 5

US to impose 'toughest ever' sanctions on Iran from November 5

The Trump administration on Friday announced it would impose "toughest ever" sanctions on Iran beginning November 5.

Nov 02, 2018, 22:27 PM IST
FBI seizes package intended for CNN, says it matches others

FBI seizes package intended for CNN, says it matches others

The latest package was intercepted at an Atlanta post office, CNN Worldwide President Jeff Zucker said in a post on Twitter.

Oct 29, 2018, 23:28 PM IST
Michelle Obama backs #MeToo movement

Michelle Obama backs #MeToo movement

In the wake of the ongoing viral #MeToo movement, Michelle Obama has come in support of the same and asked women to pave the way for the next generation.

 

Oct 12, 2018, 10:00 AM IST
Donald Trump stands by beleaguered judge Brett Kavanaugh after fiery Senate hearings

Donald Trump stands by beleaguered judge Brett Kavanaugh after fiery Senate hearings

President Donald Trump on Friday reaffirmed support to his embattled Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

Sep 28, 2018, 17:56 PM IST
Ad featuring Lord Ganesha offends Hindus in US, Republican party apologises

Ad featuring Lord Ganesha offends Hindus in US, Republican party apologises

The elephant is the party symbol of the Republicans while Democrats have donkey as their party's symbol.

Sep 21, 2018, 10:56 AM IST
Akali Dal leader dragged, beaten up outside a gurdwara in US; attack caught on camera

Akali Dal leader dragged, beaten up outside a gurdwara in US; attack caught on camera

Akali Dal leader and Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee member Manjeet Singh GK was on Saturday attacked outside a Gurdwara in California in the USA. Manjeet's face was also blackened in the attack.

Aug 26, 2018, 10:48 AM IST
15-year-old Indian-American boy Tanishq Abraham becomes engineer, pursues PhD

15-year-old Indian-American boy Tanishq Abraham becomes engineer, pursues PhD

A 15-year-old Indian-American child prodigy has reached a milestone in his academic journey and is all set to start his doctorate after completing his graduation in biomedical engineering, according to a media report.

Jul 29, 2018, 12:58 PM IST
India set to get S-400 Triumf air defence missiles for IAF as talks with Russia conclude

India set to get S-400 Triumf air defence missiles for IAF as talks with Russia conclude

India wants to procure the long-range S-400 Triumf missile systems for the Indian Air Force to tighten its air defence mechanism, particularly along the nearly 4,000-km-long Sino-India border.

May 28, 2018, 11:01 AM IST
New putter gives Anirban Lahiri a solid start at Fort Worth Invitational

New putter gives Anirban Lahiri a solid start at Fort Worth Invitational

With a new putter in his bag, Anirban Lahiri reeled off three birdies in a row and finished the day at a solid three-under 67 in the first round of the Fort Worth Invitational at the Colonial Country Club.

May 25, 2018, 18:09 PM IST
F-16 Fighting Falcon: All about the iconic fighter US is keen on selling to India

F-16 Fighting Falcon: All about the iconic fighter US is keen on selling to India

The F-16VFighting Falcon Block 70 Viper has several structural and capability upgrades and is fitted with the APG-83 Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) radar with a new avionics architecture.

May 24, 2018, 12:33 PM IST
Donald Trump-Kim Jong Un summit nears, US reinforces East Asia ballistic missile defence

Donald Trump-Kim Jong Un summit nears, US reinforces East Asia ballistic missile defence

The USS Milius, one of the US Navy's most advanced guided missile destroyers, arrived in Japan on Tuesday to reinforce defences against any ballistic missile attacks by North Korea, or anyone else in East Asia. The warship's arrival at Yokosuka Naval Base comes three weeks before an unprecedented meeting is supposed to take place in Singapore between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

May 22, 2018, 12:41 PM IST
US to impose 'strongest sanctions in history' on Iran

US to impose 'strongest sanctions in history' on Iran

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned Tehran would be hit with the "strongest sanctions in history" and cautioned European firms against continuing to do business with it.

May 22, 2018, 12:22 PM IST
US Supreme Court to take up appeal by Indian villagers against Gujarat power plant

US Supreme Court to take up appeal by Indian villagers against Gujarat power plant

In 2015, the applicants - Indian farmers, fishermen, a trade union of fishworkers, and a local government entity - sued the IFC in the US District Court for the District of Columbia.

May 22, 2018, 06:18 AM IST
Aditya Jagtap wins City View Open squash in Long Island

Aditya Jagtap wins City View Open squash in Long Island

India's Aditya Jagtap beat Alister Walker of Botswana 11-8, 11-5, 11-6 in the final to win the City View Open, a PSA World Tour event in Long Island, USA.

May 13, 2018, 22:33 PM IST