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Here's how Indian Americans performed in US midterm elections

None of the more than half a dozen new Indian Americans candidates could make it to the House of Representatives.

07 Nov 2018 4:52 PM

Setback for Trump as Democrats seize House in US midterm polls

Democrats will pick up 23 seats necessary to win House majority, Fox and NBC reported but Republicans keep Senate.

07 Nov 2018 9:48 AM

Republicans win Indiana as voters test Trump strength in US midterm polls

Trump-backed businessman Mike Braun defeated Democratic incumbent Joe Donnelly.

07 Nov 2018 8:30 AM

Facebook blocks 30 accounts, 85 on Instagram ahead of US midterm polls

The Instagram accounts were mostly in English, with some 'focused on celebrities, others political debate.'

06 Nov 2018 11:46 AM

US Supreme Court upholds Obama-era net neutrality rules

The court rejected appeals from telecommunications industry seeking to throw out a lower court ruling in favour of 'net neutrality' rules.

06 Nov 2018 9:34 AM

Temporary exemptions to some nations to keep oil prices down: Trump on Iran sanctions

The US on Monday imposed 'the toughest ever' sanctions on a defiant Iran aimed at altering the Iranian regime's 'behaviour'.

06 Nov 2018 9:20 AM

India, China among 8 countries exempted from US sanctions on Iran oil

Italy, Greece, South Korea, Taiwan and Turkey also figure in the list released by Mike Pompeo.

05 Nov 2018 7:52 PM

'Watch what we do': Mike Pompeo on India, China’s oil purchases from Iran

US is reimposing punitive measures targeting Iranian oil and financial sectors in sanctions against Iran.

05 Nov 2018 6:22 PM

'Samosa Caucus' in focus as 100 Indian-Americans run for mid-term polls

All four Indian-American lawmakers in the present House of Representatives are expected to easily sail through Tuesday's midterm polls.

05 Nov 2018 1:13 PM

'Want to bury him in Medina': Khashoggi's sons want his body back

Khashoggi's son said that without their father's body, their family is unable to grieve and deal with emotional burden his death.

05 Nov 2018 11:20 AM