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US economy growing moderately in 4th qtr; likely missed Trump's 3 pc goal

The Trump administration’s 18-month-long trade war with China last year fueled fears of a recession.

30 Jan 2020 2:06 PM

Fed likely to keep interest rates on hold, focus on balance sheet

Fed is expected to soon decide how much longer it will continue its current practice of buying USD 60 billion a month in US Treasury bonds.

29 Jan 2020 1:05 PM

Taylor Swift tries to get Justin Bieber, others kicked out of her gym's vicinity

The remaining gym members were also asked to leave after the 'Yummy' singer left.

19 Jan 2020 5:08 PM

Rihanna, boyfriend Hassan Jameel call it quits

Rihanna admitted at the time that she was in love with Jameel, but she hesitates to nail down marriage plans.

18 Jan 2020 2:05 PM

'In every scene, you are my star': Obama's wish for Michelle on her birthday

The 58-year-old former president keeps expressing his feelings for Michelle Obama on social media.

18 Jan 2020 1:00 PM

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Iran takes man who posted video of missile striking Ukraine plane into custody

President Hassan Rouhani promised a thorough investigation into the 'unforgivable error' in an address on Tuesday.

15 Jan 2020 3:10 PM

World Bank trims 2020 growth forecast amid slow recovery for trade, investment

The World Bank shaved 0.2 percentage point off of growth for both years.

09 Jan 2020 9:53 AM

Not looking to start war with Iran, but prepared to finish one: US

The US drone strike on Friday that killed Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani has sharply escalated tensions between US and Iran.

08 Jan 2020 11:29 AM

All is well: Trump after Iran launches missile attacks at US bases in Iraq

Iran launched a series of attacks on US targets in Iraq including the targetting of two bases at Al-Asad and Abril.

08 Jan 2020 9:33 AM

Watch: Pompeo posts video of Iraqis dancing to 'celebrate' Iran commander's death

Trump ordered the killing of the Iran Revolutionary Guards commander, who died Friday 'in a decisive defensive action'

03 Jan 2020 5:11 PM

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Trump ordered killing of Soleimani to protect US personnel abroad: Pentagon

Ties between the US and Iran deteriorated since Washington pulled out of nuclear deal with Tehran.

03 Jan 2020 9:11 AM

‘Several stabbed at synagogue in New York,’ says Jewish Affairs Group

Police in the US have been battling a rash of attacks against Jewish targets in recent years.

29 Dec 2019 11:11 AM

‘1st time in Independent India': US Cong think tank on 'affecting status' of Muslims with CAA, NRC

The changes sparked significant controversy, including large-scale and sometimes violent protests.

27 Dec 2019 12:21 PM

'Don't do it!': Trump calls for end to killing in Syria rebel bastion

Trump on Thursday praised Turkey's efforts, tweeting that Ankara 'is working hard to stop this carnage.'

26 Dec 2019 8:29 PM

Jayapal added to list of US lawmakers to meet Jaishankar without Engel’s approval

During his visit to Washington for the 2+2 US-India dialogue, Jaishankar had refused to meet Jayapal.

23 Dec 2019 2:55 PM

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India has 'free press' and is 'openly' debating CAA: US State Department

The country is witnessing widespread protests against the amended law demanding its withdrawal.

19 Dec 2019 11:58 AM

Rajnath Singh visits US naval air station, hopes defence ties will strengthen

Singh, along with External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, is in the US for the second 2+2 dialogue.

18 Dec 2019 2:32 PM

'Didn't do anything wrong, not fair that I am being impeached': Donald Trump

Earlier in the day, he described the impeachment as a hoax and politically motivated.

14 Dec 2019 11:13 AM

Trump stood on the verge of impeachment after panel approves charge

Trump, who insists there is a witch hunt against him, called the panel's impeachment vote 'an embarrassment to our country'.

14 Dec 2019 9:44 AM

'Concerned about implications of Citizenship Bill,' says top US official

Gregory Stanton of Genocide Watch expressed concern on Thursday over the human rights situation in Kashmir and Assam.

14 Dec 2019 9:32 AM

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