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Boeing to pay USD 50 million to 737 MAX crash victims' families

The 737 MAX, Boeing's best-selling jet, was grounded globally in March following the Ethiopian Airlines crash

18 Jul 2019 2:10 PM

Freed Ahmadi man apprise Trump about community's persecution in Pak

The man said that while he can call himself a Muslim in the US, he cannot do so in Pakistan for fear of punishment.

18 Jul 2019 1:53 PM

Hafiz Saeed's arrest mere cosmetic, Pak's happy face for Trump-Khan meet: Experts

Contrary to Trump's characterisation of prolonged 'search', Pak authoritieswere aware of Saeed's whereabouts for years, critics argued.

18 Jul 2019 10:29 AM

‘Unfair,’ says Turkey as US bid to remove it from F-35 jet programme; see video

Turkey's foreign ministry said the move was unfair and could affect relations between the two countries.

18 Jul 2019 9:47 AM

First murder conviction overturned using DNA, family tree evidence in US

Christopher Tapp, 43, had served 20 of his 30-year sentence for the 1996 rape and murder of Angie Dodge.

18 Jul 2019 9:25 AM

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US bans Myanmar army chief over Rohingya 'ethnic cleansing'

Myanmar's army has denied virtually any wrongdoing and said it was responding to Rohingya insurgents.

17 Jul 2019 6:38 PM

US welcomes construction of Kartarpur corridor

Both sides said that they had agreed to a majority of modalities for the smooth passage of the pilgrims.

17 Jul 2019 6:35 PM

At 82, NASA pioneer Sue Finley still reaching for the stars

Finley's story, like many of the other "computers," is one that speaks to the many challenges faced by women of the time.

17 Jul 2019 6:33 PM

US remains hopeful of resolving trade ties with India

‘The United States is India's most important trading partner,’ US State Department spokesperson Morgan Ortagus.

17 Jul 2019 5:20 PM

India and US bilateral trade at crossroads: Report

The report came days after US delegation of trade officials returned from New Delhi after holding first talks with their Indian counterparts

17 Jul 2019 4:01 PM

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'What's your ethnicity?': Conway asks reporter amid outcry over racism across US

'Why is that relevant?' the reporter quipped before Conway said 'because I'm asking a question'.

17 Jul 2019 3:56 PM

Enormous potential for growth in ties with India: US

The spokesperson was responding to a question on the recent visit of an official from the office of the US Trade Representative to India.

17 Jul 2019 2:29 PM

US proposes increasing merit-based immigration to 57%

Jared Kushner said just 12 per cent of people become legal immigrants through merit-based system right now.

17 Jul 2019 1:45 PM

Christine Lagarde resigns as IMF chief, starting race for her successor

IMF succession is expected to be a major topic of discussion among G7 finance ministers and central bank governors meeting on Wed.

17 Jul 2019 10:27 AM

To moon and back: 50 years on, a giant leap into unknown

It was July 20, 1969, and as the world followed the spacecraft's progress, it briefly lost radio contact with mission control in Houston.

14 Jul 2019 10:03 AM

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Protests take place as anti-immigrant crackdown slated to begin in USA

Trump renewed his demands for the crackdown this week, confirming that the raids would begin from Sunday.

14 Jul 2019 9:23 AM

Immigration raids set for the weekend: Trump

The ICE raids are expected to take place in 10 major cities, pursuing people for whom courts have issued removal orders, says media reports.

13 Jul 2019 2:31 PM

SBI's Anshula Kant appointed MD and CFO of World Bank

As Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer, Kant will be responsible for financial and risk management of the World Bank Group.

13 Jul 2019 11:14 AM

Al-Qaida is stronger than it was before 9/11

Al-Qaeda has developed new political influence – in some areas even supplanting the local government.

13 Jul 2019 11:03 AM

USD 5 billion US fine set for Facebook on privacy probe: report

Facebook has also faced questions about whether it improperly shared user data with business partners in violation of earlier settlement.

13 Jul 2019 10:46 AM

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