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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

Trump supporters begin construction of private US-Mexico border

Determined to help Trump fulfill his promise to build a 'big, beautiful wall' on the border, people decided to do part of it themselves.

29 May 2019 11:35 AM

North Korea mass destruction weapon plan violates UN; say US

'I think the entire North Korean WMD program, it's in conflict with the UN Security (Council) resolutions,' Ortagus told reporters.

29 May 2019 10:30 AM

North Korea call Trump security aide ‘war maniac’ over missile remark

Talks between Washington and Pyongyang have been locked since the collapse of a summit between Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

27 May 2019 4:01 PM


Looking forward to working with new govt of PM Modi: IMF

"The IMF looks forward to working with Prime Minister Modi's new government," IMF spokesperson Gerry Rice said.

25 May 2019 2:50 PM

Doors remain open for North Korea to resume talks: US

North Korea has upped its criticism towards the United States, especially after Washington seized one of its cargo ships.

25 May 2019 11:13 AM

Modi is 'great man and leader': Donald Trump

Trump also telephoned Modi to once again congratulate him for his strong showing in elections.

25 May 2019 10:51 AM

Modi's commitment to development will improve lives : Bill Gates

Wishes have been pouring in for PM Modi ever since it became clear that BJP along with its allies had secured a thumping majority.

25 May 2019 10:45 AM

Trump shared a video of Nancy Pelosi to make her appear 'drunk'

Accompanying the tweet was a heavily edited Fox Business Network clip of Pelosi’s 23-minute news conference earlier in the day.

25 May 2019 9:15 AM