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Murder convict picks electrocution over lethal injection in final hours

Stephen West, who was convicted in the two killings more than 30 years ago, waited until Wednesday to choose his method of execution.

16 Aug 2019 11:43 AM

Two killed in Houston freeway shooting

The police here said that they had initially received a call of an accident at 5:55 pm.

09 Aug 2019 4:59 PM

US state department suspends employee with white nationalist links

A pair of shootings at the weekend in Texas and Ohio has renewed attention on white nationalism.

09 Aug 2019 12:07 PM

She was my friend,strong partner: Pompeo mourns demise of Sushma Swaraj

She was cremated with full state honours in the presence of various political leaders.

08 Aug 2019 1:05 PM

US' decision to end Iran oil waivers hurt India's bottom line: Envoy

'It has been a challenge to find alternative sources of oil at the same price and quality,' he said.

07 Aug 2019 1:53 PM


US 'closely following' events in J&K, raises concern over reports of detentions

Kashmir has been on the edge in the wake of a massive security build-up.

06 Aug 2019 1:19 PM

US withdraws from nuclear missile treaty, says Russia 'responsible'

On Friday US was scheduled to exit the deal after a months-long withdrawal process.

02 Aug 2019 5:28 PM

Ronald Reagan called Africans 'monkeys' in taped conversation with Nixon

In the call, Ronald Reagan criticizes the African countries which sided against the United States.

02 Aug 2019 3:11 PM

Taliban hopeful of reaching agreement with US in upcoming talks

Suhail Shaheen, the spokesperson for Taliban's political office in Qatar, said that the two sides have worked hard for nearly one year

01 Aug 2019 3:29 PM

US poised to formally abandon cold war missile treaty with Russia

Washington formally launched the procedure of leaving the treaty on February 1.

01 Aug 2019 1:20 PM


North Korea fires two ballistic missiles: South

The two devices were fired from the Wonsan area on the east coast at dawn and flew around 250 kilometres (155 miles) into the sea.

31 Jul 2019 5:18 PM

Germany rejects US proposal to join in combating 'Iranian aggression"

The Ministry added that it has always stressed upon giving priority to reducing tensions through diplomatic efforts.

31 Jul 2019 3:41 PM

Aware of reports of North Korea's missile launch: US

The projectiles were launched from South Hamgyong Province, located on the east coast of North Korea, said South Korea's JCS.

31 Jul 2019 1:48 PM

Baltimore's numbers worst on crime, economy: Trump

The weekend started with Trump describing the country's 30th largest city and surrounding areas as a 'very dangerous and filthy place'.

30 Jul 2019 12:26 PM

US Green Card to cost much more for Indian investors

The EB-5 Investor Visa programme to cost minimum USD 900,000 with effect from November 21, 2019.

25 Jul 2019 3:26 PM


Imran Khan, Trump to hold bilateral meeting, working lunch today

Khan would be accompanied by Pakistan Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa, confirmed military spokesperson Asif Ghafoor.

22 Jul 2019 3:55 PM

Space crew to blast off for ISS on moon landing anniversary

The July 20 blast off comes on the same date that NASA's Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed on the moon in 1969.

20 Jul 2019 12:09 PM

US citizen charged with being sniper for ISIS

Asainov, the accused was detained overseas by the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) and recently transferred into FBI custody.

20 Jul 2019 12:06 PM

China home to one of worst human rights crisis: Pompeo

'In China, the Chinese Communist Party demands control over the lives of the Chinese people and their souls.' says Pompeo.

19 Jul 2019 3:07 PM

Gulf tensions rise as US downs Iranian drone

It was the first US military engagement with Iran following a series of increasingly serious incidents.

19 Jul 2019 2:47 PM