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US not covering up journalist Khashoggi's murder: Mike Pompeo

‘America is not covering up for a murder,’ Mr Pompeo said during a visit to Hungary.

12 Feb 2019 11:10 AM

US parties reach tentative deal to avoid new government shutdown

The Democrats and President Donald Trump have been clashing for weeks over funding a wall on the US-Mexico border.

12 Feb 2019 10:48 AM

Priyanka's entry into politics would help reduce resource, funding gaps with BJP

It may not be clear how Priyanka Gandhi joining Congress would impact its electoral fortunes, but it would help reduce its funding gap.

12 Feb 2019 10:13 AM

I'm generally working, not relaxing: Trump defends 'Executive time'

Donald Trump pushed back on Sunday at the suggestion he spends much of his work day taking it easy.

11 Feb 2019 12:56 PM

US negotiators land in Beijing for preliminary trade talks

Preliminary discussions by lower-level officials were to be held, before US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer.

11 Feb 2019 10:44 AM

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How Venezuela turns its useless bank notes into gold

The country's economy in meltdown, an estimated 300,000 fortune hunters have descended on a mineral-rich jungle area to earn a living.

11 Feb 2019 10:35 AM

Mexico: Radio journalist shot dead, second media person killed this year

The victim, named Jesus Ramos Rodriguez, killed in the town of Emiliano Zapata, had hosted news bulletins on radio for over a decade.

10 Feb 2019 10:40 AM

US in direct contact with Venezuelan military, urging defections: Report

The Trump administration expects further military defections from Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro.

09 Feb 2019 4:37 PM

Virginia Lieutenant Governor faces second sexual misconduct charge

A second woman has accused Virginia's lieutenant governor of sexual misconduct.

09 Feb 2019 4:27 PM

‘I want to behead’: US man arrested for trying to join Pakistan terror group

A 29-year-old New York City man has been arrested while he was about to catch a flight to Pakistan to join the Lashkar-e-Taiba.

09 Feb 2019 12:17 PM

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Next round of US-China trade talks set for Feb 14-15: White House

US officials will be in Beijing February 14-15 for the third round of talks.

09 Feb 2019 12:07 PM

Trump is in 'very good health', says White House doctor

President Donald Trump is 'in very good health' and is expected to remain healthy for 'the duration of his presidency and beyond'.

09 Feb 2019 10:53 AM

Trump says summit with Kim to take place in Hanoi

US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will meet for a second much-anticipated summit in Hanoi.

09 Feb 2019 10:12 AM

Proposed US Law to end Green Card country-cap to benefit Indians on H-1B

Top companies from the Silicon Valley like Google and corporate bodies such as US Chambers of Commerce are backing the legislations.

08 Feb 2019 6:13 PM

US considers withdrawal of zero tariffs for India: Report

Donald Trump has called out India for its high tariffs. He has pushed for US manufacturing to return home.

08 Feb 2019 5:50 PM

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Fire in Brazil kills at least 10 in Flamengo youth football facility: Report

Fire swept through a training facility for Brazil's most popular football club Flamengo.

08 Feb 2019 4:10 PM

US to sell India 2 missile defence systems to protect President, PM planes

The sale will support the foreign policy and national security of the US by helping to strengthen the US-Indian strategic relationship.

08 Feb 2019 3:43 PM

Trump says no Xi meeting expected before trade talks deadline

There had been rumours Trump might meet Xi Jinping after he flies to Vietnam in late February for a summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un.

08 Feb 2019 10:42 AM

Saudi crown prince told aide he would use 'a bullet' on Khashoggi

Saudi Arabia's crown prince told an aide he would go after Jamal Khashoggi

08 Feb 2019 10:30 AM

Ambassador Harsh Shringla credits India caucus for boosting Indian-American ties

Addressing a gathering of top US lawmakers at a reception, Shringla said India has counted every step of the way.

08 Feb 2019 10:19 AM

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