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Americas

'Toughest ever placed': US sanctions on Iran come into effect from today

Saudi Arabia is the only country with the capacity to make up for lost Iranian oil production.

05 Nov 2018 9:39 AM

US midterm elections: Trump faces pushback from Obama on final campaign weekend

Trump says Republicans are in good position ahead of midterm polls, particularly with new employment figures out showing economy booming.

04 Nov 2018 12:28 PM

Sanctions will hit Iran in a big way from Nov 5: Donald Trump

President Trump said Iran was not the same country which it was when he started almost two years ago.

03 Nov 2018 8:37 PM

Indian-American arrested in California over H-1B visa fraud

Kishore Kumar Kavuru was arrested Friday morning and produced before the US Magistrate Judge Susan van Keulen.

03 Nov 2018 6:51 PM

UN chief urges Lankan prez to allow vote in Parl 'as soon as possible'

The political turmoil began after Sirisena sacked PM Ranil Wickremesinghe and installed former strongman Mahinda Rajapaksa in his place.

03 Nov 2018 3:27 PM

Sanctions are coming: Trump tweets 'Game of Thrones' style message for Iran

'We were not aware of this messaging and would prefer our trademark not be misappropriated for political purposes,' HBO said.

03 Nov 2018 2:05 PM

'Terrorism most serious violation of human rights': India at UN

'International community must take resolute action against terrorism to stop abuse of human rights of innocent people,' she said.

03 Nov 2018 12:15 PM

3 dead, including gunman, at yoga studio shooting in US' Florida

The shooting took place in a small Tallahassee shopping centre and the suspect fatally shot himself.

03 Nov 2018 9:18 AM

US reimposes all Iran sanctions lifted under nuclear deal

The sanctions will take effect Monday and cover Iran’s shipping, financial and energy sectors.

02 Nov 2018 9:11 PM

New US rule makes hiring tougher under H-1B, popular among Indians

Under new rule, US employers must disclose total number of foreigners already employed, making it tougher to sponsor fresh foreign workers.

02 Nov 2018 8:00 PM