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Americas

Up to members to act on rights chief’s call for action on Kashmir: UN spokesperson

India has rejected the UN report, terming it as 'overtly prejudiced' and seeking to build a 'false narrative'.

15 Jun 2018 3:44 PM

Former FBI director Comey mishandled Clinton email inquiry says report

The report concluded that Comey did not follow protocol in handling the investigation and improperly shared information with the public.

15 Jun 2018 12:13 PM

US military carries out strike in Afghanistan, targets senior militant leader

A statement added that US forces were continuing to 'adhere to a ceasefire' which Kabul has entered into with the Afghan Taliban.

15 Jun 2018 11:36 AM

Trump approves tariff of USD 50 billion on Chinese imported goods

If the US hits China with tariffs, China will immediately retaliate with tariffs, said a Chinese official.

15 Jun 2018 10:59 AM

Biharis in US raise USD 15,000 for eye care project in Bihar

BFOUSA has taken eye care as top priority because of estimated 4.3 mn visually-impaired population in Bihar with more than 650,000 blind.

15 Jun 2018 9:12 AM

Israel condemned over Gaza violence by 120 countries at UN

An amendment presented by the US condemning Hamas for ‘inciting violence’ did not garner the required two-thirds majority and was rejected.

14 Jun 2018 10:48 AM

US approves sale of 6 Apaches to India

The sale is expected to pass through if no lawmaker opposes this.

14 Jun 2018 2:11 AM

US approves sale of Apache attack choppers to India for USD 930 million

The Pentagon said that this will 'strengthen India's ability to defend its homeland and deter regional threats'.

13 Jun 2018 3:59 PM

Indian-origin student racially abused for defending hijab-clad woman in UK

Rickesh Advani, a political science student at Cambridge University, was racially abused by a man in a Cambridge hospital.

13 Jun 2018 1:09 PM

Bashed mother’s head with baseball bat, burned her body in fire pit, says US man

34-year-old Kyle Tucker is being held on USD 5 million bail until a June 19 court appearance.

12 Jun 2018 1:15 PM