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Some Max 737 variants may have defective wings: Boeing

Boeing 737 MAX were grounded after a combined 346 people died in two deadly crashes.

03 Jun 2019 8:29 AM

Use Huawei and lose access to our data: United States warn Germany

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo issued the warning after meeting Foreign Minister Heiko Maas of Germany.

01 Jun 2019 10:54 AM

USA to revoke India's 'beneficiary developing country' status from June 5

Washington has also made the decision to remove India from its list of 'developing country WTO Members'.

01 Jun 2019 9:28 AM

British tycoon charged with spanking fitness teacher in US

The billionaire chairman of Arcadia Group, Green, 67, is accused of spanking the instructor and grabbing her buttocks.

01 Jun 2019 8:49 AM

Several Indian Americans hired by US Senator to campaign for his 2020 bid

The first African-American Senator from New Jersey, Booker, 50, announced his 2020 presidential bid on February 1.

01 Jun 2019 8:40 AM


US court declares abortion services in Missouri can continue for now

The St. Louis clinic in Missouri had been on the verge of losing its license to carry out the procedure.

01 Jun 2019 8:33 AM

Donald Trump to announce re-election bid for President on June 18

Trump's wife Melania, Vice President Mike Pence and his wife Karen will also be part of the event in Orlando at the Amway Center arena.

01 Jun 2019 8:26 AM

PM Modi's post-election statement on inclusiveness, welcomed by US

PM Modi said that his government will now begin 'a new journey to build a new India with new energy' and reached out to minorities.

31 May 2019 3:04 PM

Another Indian-origin woman gets appointed at the UN

Anita Bhatia has been appointed by UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres as the Deputy Executive Director.

31 May 2019 2:34 PM

Relations will deteriorate: US warn Delhi after India purchase S-400 from Russia

The official said if India went ahead to buy the S-400 defence system from Russia, it will have serious implications on the defence ties.

31 May 2019 11:05 AM


He would be 'in handcuffs' if not President: Democrat Warren swipes at Trump

Elizabeth Warren was the first presidential candidate to speak out in favor of launching impeachment proceedings against Trump.

31 May 2019 10:47 AM

US advocacy group seeks India Trade Representative under PMO

USISPF is recommending the new government to seriously look at a Free Trade Agreement with the US.

31 May 2019 9:57 AM

Indian man dies after setting himself on fire outside White House

The man who set himself ablaze was Arnav Gupta, a resident from Bethesda in Maryland and suffered from 85 per cent burn injuries.

31 May 2019 9:30 AM

Harvard honours Angela Merkel with law degree

Merkel urged the fellow students to reject isolationism and nationalism, embrace the fight against climate change.

31 May 2019 9:15 AM

US to hit Mexico with tariffs over 'illegal migrants': Donald Trump

Donald Trump said on June 10th, the United States will impose a 5 per cent Tariff on all goods after he posted a video of illegal migrants.

31 May 2019 8:51 AM


'Done Deal': US end India's trade preference

President Donald Trump's administration said in March it was removing India from the Generalized System of Preferences.

31 May 2019 8:27 AM

US cracks down on terrorist groups, blocks USD 46 mn in funds: Report

According to the report the US blocked nearly USD 400,000 in funds of Lashkar-e-Taiba and USD 1,725 of the Jaish-e Mohammed.

30 May 2019 12:55 PM

US lawmakers introduce legislation to protect work visa of spouses of H-1B holders

H-4 visas are issued to the spouses of H-1B visa holders, a significantly large number of whom are high-skilled professionals from India.

30 May 2019 9:02 AM

Kamala Harris assures action in abortion issues, if elected to power

The move follows laws that recently passed in Georgia, Alabama and other states to drastically restrict abortions.

29 May 2019 2:11 PM

US Remove India from currency monitoring list; China, Japan stay

India has been removed from the monitoring list in this report, having met only one out of three criteria.

29 May 2019 1:54 PM