Monday, Mar 19, 2018 | Last Update : 04:16 PM IST


Trump nominates ‘spymaster’ torture expert Haspel as CIA director

Human rights advocates said they opposed Haspel’s promotion to the helm of the CIA.

14 Mar 2018 6:10 PM

Trump nominates Pompeo to replace Tillerson for ‘tougher’ Pak policy

Week's before Trump announced his decision on Pakistan through a tweet on the wee hours of January 1, Mike Pompeo had warned Pakistan.

14 Mar 2018 3:36 PM

138 sex abuse allegations against UN peacekeeping missions in 2017

Guterres has vowed to toughen the UN response to allegations of misbehaviour by peacekeepers and UN personnel.

14 Mar 2018 12:39 PM

Disney World trip turns topsy-turvy as Texas school bus plunges into ravine

The crash tossed students around the vehicle and killed the driver.

14 Mar 2018 12:08 PM

US citizen sentenced to 45 yrs in jail for aiding al Qaeda bomb attack

Al Farekh had helped prepare an explosive device used in a January 19, 2009 attack on a US Forward Operating Base Chapman in Afghanistan.

14 Mar 2018 9:11 AM

Donald Trump sacks Rex Tillerson as US Secretary of State

US President Donald Trump replaces Rex Tillerson with CIA chief Mike Pompeo.

13 Mar 2018 6:46 PM

Married US Senator caught on camera kissing lobbyist, resigns

Republicans in the GOP-controlled chamber plan to elect a new majority leader on Wednesday.

13 Mar 2018 4:34 PM

Trump-Kim Jong Un meet happens only if N Korea fulfills promises: WH

US said Trump and Kim Jong Un meet would happen only if Pyongyang sticks to promises over its missiles and nuclear programme.

13 Mar 2018 3:21 PM

New York: 5 killed after private helicopter plunges into river

The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating the incident.

12 Mar 2018 6:40 PM

‘Definitely not running’ but Oprah has some wisdom for 2020 prez candidates

‘It means that you have somewhere in the work gained the people's trust.’

12 Mar 2018 1:39 PM