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Cognizant to pay USD 25 mn to settle India bribery charges

Cognizant has agreed to pay USD 25 million to settle charges that it violated the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA).

16 Feb 2019 2:40 PM

Trump confident his second summit with Kim will be ‘a very successful one’

He also said that he has established a 'very good' relationship with the North Korean leader.

16 Feb 2019 12:51 PM

US lawmakers rally behind India; say Pulwama attack won't weaken resolve

At least 40 CRPF personnel were killed and many injured on Thursday in one of the deadliest terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir.

16 Feb 2019 12:27 PM

'Japan PM nominated me for Nobel Peace Prize' claims Donald Trump

Donald Trump claimed Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe had nominated him for the Nobel Peace Prize over his outreach to North Korea.

16 Feb 2019 11:19 AM

US concerns over India buying Venezuelan oil have been addressed

John Bolton indicated that their concerns regarding India continuing to buy oil from Venezuela have been resolved.

16 Feb 2019 10:55 AM

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Gunman kills five in mass shooting at US manufacturing facility

Five people were killed and multiple police officers shot on Friday when a gunman opened fire in an industrial area in Chicago.

16 Feb 2019 10:32 AM

US asks Pak to freeze funds of terror groups, supports action against JeM

The US asked Pakistan to “freeze without delay” the funds and other assets of the UNSC-designated terrorist networks and their leaders.

16 Feb 2019 10:26 AM

America supports India's right to self-defence: US NSA Bolton to Ajit Doval

Doval and Bolton held a conversation during which they resolved to hold Pakistan to account for its obligations under the UN resolutions.

16 Feb 2019 10:17 AM

US Treasury Secretary Mnuchin calls China trade talks 'productive'

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the US had 'productive' talks with China over their trade dispute.

15 Feb 2019 3:22 PM

Donald Trump to sign border bill, declare emergency for wall funds

Trump appeared headed toward triggering a swift court challenge from Democrats on constitutional grounds.

15 Feb 2019 12:00 PM

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Pulwama attack raises serious questions on role of Pak's ISI: US expert

Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed has claimed responsibility for the attack that left 40 Central Reserve Police Force personnel dead.

15 Feb 2019 10:33 AM

Judge finds Trump’s ex-aide Paul Manafort lied to investigators in Russia probe

Manafort’s attorneys revealed that prosecutors believe Manafort shared polling data with Kilimnik during 2016 presidential campaign.

14 Feb 2019 11:46 AM

US warns countries, including India, against buying Venezuelan oil

US slapped sanctions on state-run oil company PDVSA with view to curb Venezuela’s crude exports and put pressure on President to step down.

14 Feb 2019 11:40 AM

3 Indian-Americans convicted in multi-million dollar money-laundering scheme

Three Indian-Americans are among six people convicted for their role in a two-year multi-million dollar money-laundering scheme.

13 Feb 2019 2:04 PM

American teen makes film on Sikh man who made US change its turban policy

Sikh entrepreneur Gurinder Singh Khalsa was denied boarding a flight in New York when he refused to remove his turban.

13 Feb 2019 1:31 PM

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SC sets aside Bombay HC order refusing extension of time to file chargesheet

The Supreme Court set aside the Bombay High Court order refusing to grant extension in the Koregaon-Bhima violence case.

13 Feb 2019 12:04 PM

India-US defence sales at an all-time high: Pentagon

Defence sales between India and the US are at an all-time high and bilateral strategic partnership continues to advance.

13 Feb 2019 11:51 AM

Pentagon, Senators agree China most significant strategic threat to US

They made the deposition on Tuesday while seeking a mechanism to address the challenge from the east Asian nation.

13 Feb 2019 10:36 AM

New York jury convicts Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo'

Mexican mobster Joaquin

13 Feb 2019 10:24 AM

China wants deal with US very badly says Donald Trump

A high-powered American delegation led by Lighthizer is currently in China for negotiations.

13 Feb 2019 10:08 AM

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