Wednesday, Feb 08, 2023 | Last Update : 01:52 AM IST

United States Page-4

US okays sale of missile, torpedoes worth $155 million to India

Pentagon said that the proposed sale of these equipment and support will not alter the basic military balance in the region.

14 Apr 2020 11:01 AM

Donald Trump says he is close to reopening lockdown-hit US economy

More than 95 per cent of the country's 330 million population are under stay-at-home order.

14 Apr 2020 10:11 AM

US surpasses Italy in Covid-19 death toll; country's figure crosses 20K

Coronavirus has so far killed more than one lakh people across the globe.

12 Apr 2020 11:50 AM

US imposes travel ban on Sri Lankan Army Commander over war crimes

Shivendra Silva was the commanding officer in the island's northern war-zone in the military offensive against Tamil Tiger rebels

15 Feb 2020 1:57 PM

US quietly expelled two Chinese diplomats who drove onto military base: report

The incident comes as the United States and China, the world’s two biggest economies, wrangle over trade.

16 Dec 2019 9:50 AM

ADVERTISEMENT

US China trade deal cuts tariffs for Beijing promise of big farm purchases

Beijing has agreed to import at least USD 200 billion in additional US goods and services over the next two years.

14 Dec 2019 1:18 PM

Looking for space and peace? Take the unconventional route

Here are five hikes to avoid Yosemite crowds.

27 Nov 2019 10:42 AM

US backs India's role in Afghanistan as it looks to withdraw troops

India one of the backers of Afghanistan's govt, contributing more than USD 3 bn since 2001 US-led invasion toppled Taliban.

22 Nov 2019 8:39 AM

Move to exit Paris pact makes US lose moral heft

The world can do without a Democratic leader signing on climate agreements and his Republican successor rescinding them.

07 Nov 2019 1:59 AM

Massive H-1B denial rates for Indian IT companies under Trump Admin: report

The denial rate of H-1B petitions for initial employment for Amazon, Microsoft, Intel and Google in 2015 was just 1 pc.

06 Nov 2019 8:45 AM

ADVERTISEMENT

US carried out secret cyber strike on Iran after Saudi oil attack: report

The Pentagon declined to comment about the cyber strike.

16 Oct 2019 12:17 PM

Empire State Building gets a dizzying new look

Empire State Building shows off new USD 165 million observatory.

15 Oct 2019 10:43 AM

‘You’ve suffered a lot, together we’ve to build new Kashmir: Modi to Kashmiri Pandits in Houston

‘I had a special interaction with Kashmiri Pandits in Houston,’ PM Modi tweeted following the interaction.

22 Sep 2019 1:57 PM

India meets criteria for preferential trade status: Foreign Secy ahead of PM’s US visit

The Trump administration terminated India's designation as a beneficiary developing nation under the GSP on June 5.

19 Sep 2019 7:36 PM

Former Afghan president Karzai urges United States to resume peace talks with Taliban

Karzai also urged the Taliban to seek the peace talks with the Afghan as much as with the US.

19 Sep 2019 2:28 PM

ADVERTISEMENT

Indian peacekeeper’s body found in Congo lake

Lieutenant Colonel Gaurav Solanki, deployed with the UN mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo, had gone to Lake Kivu on September 8.

14 Sep 2019 3:00 PM

Former US Defence Secretary says 'Pakistan was born with no affection for itself'

'The fastest-growing nuclear arsenal in the world cannot fall into the hands of the terrorists breeding in their midst,' he said.

05 Sep 2019 9:42 PM

Boeing CEO eyes major aircraft order under any US-China trade deal

Boeing has been increasing its industrial footprint in China as it aims to increase its sales lead over Europe’s Airbus SE in Asia.

28 Aug 2019 9:03 AM

US to open Greenland consulate amid increased interest

Trump fired back that her comments were 'nasty' and he cancelled a planned trip to Denmark.

24 Aug 2019 2:38 PM

US economists expect recession in 2020 or 2021, reveals survey

More economists shifted their recession prediction to 2021, narrowing gap from prior report, which had many more expecting change next year.

19 Aug 2019 12:27 PM

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT