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Important for Indian govt to heed RBI's message on financial stability: IMF Chief

Central bank does have to be intimately concerned with financial stability to some degree and with the payment system.

10 Dec 2018 2:24 PM

Washington sets aside divisions as US bids farewell to George H W Bush

Donald and Melania Trump shared a pew in National Cathedral with past presidents Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, Jimmy Carter and their wives.

06 Dec 2018 4:55 PM

Chinese effort to impose its own Dalai Lama would be opposed: US

Officials said that such decisions 'should be made by religious communities on their own and without outside interference'.

06 Dec 2018 2:44 PM

Satellite images show activity at N Korean missile base: Report

As per results, Pyongyang has upgraded Yeongjeo-dong missile base and has built up another facility that had not been publicly identified.

06 Dec 2018 10:40 AM

Will be family decision: Indian-origin Senator, Kamala Harris, on White House bid

As per a report, she ranked fifth in a November poll of Democratic voters' preferred nominee to take on President Trump's re-election bid.

03 Dec 2018 12:26 PM

Former US president George Bush, head of political dynasty, passes away at 94

George W Bush called his father a 'man of the highest character and the best dad a son or daughter could ask for,' in a statement.

01 Dec 2018 12:30 PM

Kartarpur corridor: US welcomes Indo-Pak efforts to increase people-to-people ties

US-Pakistan ties have been strained since Trump govt hit out at Islamabad for its lacklustre approach in combating terrorism by halting aid.

30 Nov 2018 7:59 PM

US-bound refugees will have to wait in Mexico while claims are processed: Trump

Move was cautiously welcomed by some waiting refugees but Mexico's incoming interior minister said there was no agreement between the govts.

25 Nov 2018 3:57 PM

Facebook's Zuckerberg says he is not considering resigning

Zuckerberg also defended his company against the broader wave of flak it has taken this year.

21 Nov 2018 2:06 PM

Indian-American student elected president of Harvard student's body

Sruthi Palaniappan was elected as president of Harvard University Undergraduate Council.

20 Nov 2018 1:58 PM

Do not want to hear 'suffering', 'terrible' Khashoggi tape: President Trump

Trump called an audio recording of Khashoggi's murder 'very violent, vicious and terrible' and said he did not want to hear it himself.

19 Nov 2018 3:51 PM

'Unprecedented': Newly assertive Melania Trump shakes up White House

Soon after Melania Trump demanded the deputy national security advisor step aside, Mira Ricardel left the White House.

16 Nov 2018 4:37 PM

US seeks voluntary, dignified return of Rohingyas from Bangladesh to Myanmar

State Department also said it agreed with assessment of UNHCR that conditions in Myanmar are not yet conducive for returns of Rohingyas.

12 Nov 2018 11:06 AM

Will hold Jamal Khashoggi's killers accountable: US to Saudi Crown Prince

Jamal Khashoggi's killing and the war in Yemen, are the two main sources of strain in the decades-old alliance between US and Saudi Arabia.

12 Nov 2018 9:53 AM

India's economic growth held back due to note ban, GST: Raghuram Rajan

Mr Rajan said for four years -- 2012 to 2016 -- India was growing at a faster pace before it was hit by two major headwinds.

10 Nov 2018 4:45 PM

US to stop refueling of Saudi aircrafts in Yemen war

The move does not affect US military assistance and training to improve Saudi airstrikes, which have killed thousands of civilians.

10 Nov 2018 12:16 PM

Trump wants H-1B visas in highly-skilled, not outsourcing jobs: official

President Trump has repeatedly spoken about merit-based reform as part of the immigration platform.

09 Nov 2018 9:49 AM

Diwali a special opportunity to reflect on India-US friendship: Trump

Trump said First Lady Melania joins him in sending their best wishes for a very happy and memorable Diwali.

08 Nov 2018 6:33 PM

Sanctions are coming: Trump tweets 'Game of Thrones' style message for Iran

'We were not aware of this messaging and would prefer our trademark not be misappropriated for political purposes,' HBO said.

03 Nov 2018 2:05 PM

Sanctions on Khashoggi's killers may take ‘handful more weeks’: Mike Pompeo

The murder has placed a strain on the decades-old US-Saudi Arabia alliance and tarnished the image of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

02 Nov 2018 1:55 PM