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Indian-origin woman sentenced for smuggling hundreds of aliens into US

Patel, a bail bondswoman, was sentenced to three years’ imprisonment for her role in smuggling hundreds of illegal aliens into US.

19 Jul 2019 1:07 PM

Bill Gates no longer world’s second richest person. Guess who is?

Arnault has added about USD 39 billion to his fortune in 2019 alone, biggest individual gain by far among 500 people in Bloomberg’s ranking.

18 Jul 2019 10:45 AM

Hafiz Saeed's arrest was result of 'great pressure' exerted by US on Pakistan: Trump

Saeed's arrest comes just days ahead of Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan's maiden visit to the US and talks with President Trump.

18 Jul 2019 9:26 AM

'They gave you Nobel for what?' Trump asks Yazidi activist Nadia Murad

Trump said, 'And you had the Nobel Prize? That's incredible. They gave it to you for what reason?'

18 Jul 2019 9:15 AM

Donald Trump slams Congresswomen; crowd roars, ‘Send her back!’

Trump set off a firestorm Sunday when he tweeted that the four should 'go back' to their home countries — though three were born in US.

18 Jul 2019 8:47 AM

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Pakistan wasn’t searching for Hafiz Saeed, he was ‘living freely’: US committee

The legislative committee highlighted that Pakistan was not searching for the 26/11 attack mastermind for 10 years -- as claimed by Trump.

18 Jul 2019 8:39 AM

US House condemns Trump ‘racist’ tweets in extraordinary rebuke

Hours earlier, Trump tweeted, 'Those Tweets were NOT Racist. I don't have a Racist bone in my body!'

17 Jul 2019 10:28 AM

'US not to sell F-35 fighter jets to Turkey,' says Trump

As per the current US laws, any country purchasing a major defence equipment from Russia could be subject to American sanctions.

17 Jul 2019 10:20 AM

'4 Congresswomen can go wherever they want,' says Donald Trump

'It's my opinion they (the four Congresswomen) hate our country and that's not good. It's not acceptable,' Trump said.

17 Jul 2019 10:09 AM

One in 5 US Twitter users follows Donald Trump: Survey

Roughly three in 10 Republican adult Twitter users follow Trump, compared with 13 per cent of Democrats, Pew said.

16 Jul 2019 2:50 PM

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If you aren't happy in US, 'leave': Trump on Democratic Congresswomen

'All they do is complain,' Trump told reporters at a 'Made in America' event at the White House.

16 Jul 2019 1:26 PM

US moves to block asylum for migrants crossing Mexico

Cracking down on migration has been a signature policy of President Donald Trump.

16 Jul 2019 1:06 PM

‘We will not be silenced’: Democratic Congresswomen condemn Donald Trump’s remark

'All they do is complain,' Trump told reporters at a White House event featuring products 'Made in America'.

16 Jul 2019 12:24 PM

Trump tells 'progressive' Congresswomen to 'go back', sparks furore

Women include Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York, Ilhan Omar of Minnesota, Rashida Tlaib of Michigan and Ayanna Pressley of Massachusetts.

15 Jul 2019 9:09 AM

Watch: Donald Trump seen kissing former aide, see what his team has to say

Johnson’s attorney, however, said if nothing else, the footage proved her claims were truthful.

13 Jul 2019 4:58 PM

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Bishop to pour ‘holy water' from helicopter in ‘mass exorcism' over Colombian city

The exorcism is being performed as city is beset by violence, drug smuggling and poverty.

13 Jul 2019 2:57 PM

US House votes to curb Donald Trump powers to start Iran war

The two chambers will have to negotiate over the language as they finalise the defence bill.

13 Jul 2019 10:07 AM

Kamala Harris announces USD 1 bn plan to end rape kit backlog

Rape kits are collected when a victim reports an assault and DNA or other physical evidence is collected.

12 Jul 2019 3:05 PM

‘Cryptocurrency is not money, value based on thin air’: Donald Trump

He added that cryptocurrency, whose electronic nature makes it nearly untraceable, could facilitate illegal activity.

12 Jul 2019 2:46 PM

The Moon now has hundreds of artifacts. Should they be protected?

Some experts are calling to grant them heritage status to protect them from future tourists and human activity.

11 Jul 2019 3:02 PM

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