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United States

Women to surround Donald Trump on his state of the union address

Seated in front of Trump will be a record number of women House members, most Democrats and some dressed in easy-to-spot white.

01 Feb 2019 1:15 PM

Detainees on hunger strike, including from India, being force-fed in US facilities

Immigrants, including those from India, have gone on hunger strikes over the past month to protest conditions inside detention facilities.

01 Feb 2019 12:53 PM

Indian-American Ami Bera to chair key Congress subcommittee on foreign affairs

Indian-American Congressman Ami Bera has been named the head of a key Congressional subcommittee.

01 Feb 2019 11:02 AM

Trump insists tremendous progress achieved in US-China trade talks

Responding to a question, Trump said the two countries have made

01 Feb 2019 10:28 AM

US Congress introduces resolution to grant asylum to Aasia Bibi

A US lawmaker has introduced a resolution in the House of Representatives to grant asylum to Pakistani woman Aasia Bibi.

01 Feb 2019 10:17 AM


Celebrating the genius of Stan Lee

Marvel's Lee gets worshiped like a superhero at his memorial by fans, friends and colleagues alike.

31 Jan 2019 9:25 PM

Who wants Trump to be President? God does, says White House

CBN journalist David Brody tweeted Sanders' claim after the interview was taped.

31 Jan 2019 4:54 PM

In new 'hate crime' incident, Hindu temple vandalised in Kentucky

The incident happened between Sunday night and Tuesday morning at the Swaminarayan Temple in Louisville, Kentucky.

31 Jan 2019 1:52 PM

Several foreigners face deportation as pay to stay visa racket busted

As part of this investigation, numerous foreign nationals face administrative immigration violations.

31 Jan 2019 12:39 PM

Kabul control slips in Afghanistan amid US talks with Taliban

SIGAR said the US has dramatically increased air strikes, dropping 6,823 bombs in the first 11 months of 2018.

31 Jan 2019 12:26 PM


US unveils new, efficient H-1B visa rules to attract best talent

The final rule reverses the order by which USCIS selects H-1B petitions under the regular cap and the advanced degree exemption.

31 Jan 2019 11:04 AM

MIT study suggests crowdsourcing might be the solution to fake news

Respondents in the survey distrusted marginal websites, and there was agreement among general audience and professional fact-checkers.

30 Jan 2019 4:43 PM

Pakistan supported militant groups will continue attacks in India: US spy

Militant groups supported by Pakistan will continue to conduct attacks in India and Afghanistan, according to America's top spymaster.

30 Jan 2019 2:06 PM

Indian origin Senator Kamala Harris' CNN town hall sets viewership record

Kamala Harris' town hall on CNN had an average of 1.957 million viewers which got the network its highest ratings ever.

30 Jan 2019 11:14 AM

Snow wallops US Midwest as it braces for extreme cold

More than 1,000 flights were canceled at two airports in Chicago, a major regional hub and America's third largest city.

30 Jan 2019 10:57 AM


White House warns against 'harm' to Venezuela's Juan Guaido

Trump's national security advisor warned of 'serious consequences' if any harm comes to Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido.

30 Jan 2019 10:39 AM

India one of the most important strategic partners, says a top US Senator

India remains one of the most important strategic partners of the United States, a top American senator said.

30 Jan 2019 10:28 AM

Trump to deliver State of the Union Address on Feb 5: Pelosi

US President Donald Trump will deliver the State of the Union Address on February 5, as per the agreement reached.

29 Jan 2019 11:02 AM

Fair and reciprocal trade with China will boost economic growth: White House

Fair and reciprocal trade with China will boost the long-term economic growth not only of the United States, but also globally.

29 Jan 2019 10:53 AM

Sikh community in US distributes gift cards, hot Indian food to TSA employees

The Sikh community of Indiana State in the US distributed Indian food and gift cards to TSA employees.

29 Jan 2019 10:43 AM