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China-US tariff spat: Mostly losers, but some winners too

China's threat to raise tariffs on US goods could be a disaster for American soybean farmers but boon to Brazilian and Argentine farmers.

05 Apr 2018 12:42 PM

Oil prices slips on expectations for US crude stock build

Russian government comments on prospects for stepping up cooperation with OPEC.

04 Apr 2018 1:25 PM

Ready to retaliate Trump's new round of tariffs: China

The Trump administration yesterday published a list of about 1,300 Chinese exports that could be targeted for tariffs.

04 Apr 2018 12:26 PM

Export subsidy case in WTO: India, US to hold consultations

Export incentives were harming American companies.

03 Apr 2018 3:44 PM

Indian companies have dramatically reduced H-1B visa filing: US daily

Owing to Trump administration's hardline anti-immigration stance, foreign nationals are reluctant to work for US-based companies.

03 Apr 2018 2:40 PM


New H-1B policy memorandum issued to protect workers: USCIS

USCIS is simply clarifying existing regulations and policy for third-party worksite H-1B petitions.

24 Feb 2018 12:49 PM

US makes H1-B visa approval ‘very tough’

Indian IT firms, which are among the major beneficiaries of H-1B visas, has a significant number of its staff deployed at third-party worksites.

24 Feb 2018 6:27 AM

US defence major proposes custom-built jets manufacture in India

Lockheed Martin, American aerospace and defence major, has proposed to manufacture custom-built F-35 fighter jets in India

20 Jan 2018 5:26 PM

US: H1B spouses may be barred from employment

H1-B workers may work for more than one employer, says US immigration agency.

17 Dec 2017 6:29 AM

US warns Pak: Act against Saeed, or face repercussions

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said that the US strongly condemns the release of the Lashkar-e-Tayyaba leader from house arrest.

27 Nov 2017 1:04 AM


A new look: Barbie now wears a hijab

Barbies have hardly been symbols of either feminism or modesty or female achievement.

24 Nov 2017 12:07 AM

US considers selling India armed drones for IAF’s use

Earlier this year, the IAF asked the US government for General Atomics Predator C Avenger aircraft.

23 Oct 2017 2:21 AM

US defence secretary Mattis to visit India next week, to meet Modi, Sitharaman

Pentagon chief will participate in a wreath-laying ceremony at the India Gate, and meet the prime minister and Sitharaman in New Delhi.

23 Sep 2017 2:53 PM

15 states, including DC sue Trump administration over repealing amnesty program

Attorney General Jeff Sessions said a program will end in six months to give Congress time to find a legislative solution for immigrants.

07 Sep 2017 2:24 PM

US gives USD 225 mln worth of conditional assistance to Pak days after Trump's criticism

According to the report, State Department officials have said Trump's promised changes will bring 'explicit' conditions on military aid.

31 Aug 2017 12:51 PM


Pak postpones top US official's visit after Trump criticises it over Afghan policy

Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Wednesday visited Saudi Arabia and held talks with Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman.

28 Aug 2017 11:26 AM

US won't shy away from taking tougher steps against Pakistan: official

The administration official said the new Afghanistan strategy was a departure from how the US previously dealt with Pakistan.

26 Aug 2017 1:58 PM

US worried Paks N-weapons could land up in terrorists hands: official

The official said it was due to this that the strategy also focuses on confidence building measures between India and Pakistan.

25 Aug 2017 11:36 AM

US already feeling effects of climate change, rising temperatures: report

The report says emissions of greenhouse gases will affect the degree to which global temperatures continue to rise.

08 Aug 2017 8:57 AM

US says "looks forward" to working with new Pak PM for mutual cooperation

Abbasi, was endorsed by Sharif to hold the post for interim arrangement of 45 days (till mid-September) till Shahbaz makes to Islamabad. 

04 Aug 2017 12:15 PM