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Bill to remove Pakistan as major non-NATO ally introduced in US Congress

The resolution 73 seeks termination of Pakistan as major non-NATO ally and also sets conditions for its re-designation if any.

13 Jan 2019 4:03 PM

Ivanka Trump, Nikki Haley in race for World Bank president's post: report

Kim abruptly announced Monday he was cutting short his tenure as World Bank's president over 3 yrs before his second term was due to end.

13 Jan 2019 2:43 PM

Government shutdown becomes longest in US history

This comes after Democrats' refusal to approve $5.7 billion demanded by Trump for the wall project has paralyzed Washington.

12 Jan 2019 5:04 PM

‘Call 911!’: Missing US teen whose parents were killed knocks on door

Jayme Closs's disappearance made national news, sparking massive searches, with 1,500 volunteers scouring woods and fields in Minneapolis.

11 Jan 2019 5:42 PM

‘We’re with you’: Donald Trump tells brother of slain Indian-origin cop

Reggie Singh, brother of slain Indian-origin policeman Ronil Singh, said he supported US president's efforts on border security.

11 Jan 2019 12:02 PM

Trade talks with US were extensive, promoted mutual understanding: China

Trade tensions between the world's two largest economies escalated last year, putting global stock markets on edge.

10 Jan 2019 11:14 AM

'AK-47 for 1-year-old daughter': Drug lord El Chapo's secret text to wife

'Our Kiki is fearless,' Chapo jokes to his wife in one message in Jan 2012, referring to one of their twin daughters, Maria Joaquina, now 7.

10 Jan 2019 8:51 AM

Trump walks out of meeting with Democrats, calls it 'total waste of time'

Chuck Schumer, the top Democrat in the Senate, told journalists Trump 'sort of slammed the table,' then 'got up and walked out.'

10 Jan 2019 8:39 AM

Trump making case for US-Mexico border wall, calls India-origin cop national 'hero'

Trump said precious lives were cut short repeatedly by those who have violated the borders.

09 Jan 2019 10:03 AM

Trump's wall speech has competition, Stormy Daniels to 'fold laundry in underwear'

Trump's speech, during which he is expected to make his case for building a wall along the border with Mexico, is scheduled for 9:00 pm.

09 Jan 2019 9:16 AM