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1 dead, 18 injured as under-construction hotel collapses in US

The New Orleans fire department received reports at 9:12 am local time that the Hard Rock Hotel in downtown New Orleans had collapsed.

13 Oct 2019 11:33 AM

Top US Senator blames Pak of supporting Taliban, al-Qaeda in Afghanistan

The senator made the statement ahead of her meeting with Defence Minister Rajnath Singh that took place on Friday.

13 Oct 2019 11:25 AM

Citi pays USD 30 million fine to settle real-estate violations: regulator

Federal law limits the time a national bank may hold foreclosed and “other real estate owned” (OREO) assets.

12 Oct 2019 10:31 AM

Syrian Kurds, facing Turkish offensive, ‘didn't help in normandy’: Trump

The Kurds 'are there to help us with their land, and that's a different thing,' said Trump.

10 Oct 2019 1:47 PM

‘Jesus shoe’: USD 3,000 sneakers filled with holy water sell out in minutes

However, Greenberg experimented with less than a dozen such pairs, he added that they were made with no plans to create more.

10 Oct 2019 1:32 PM

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US visa move against China casts pall over talks to end trade war

The State Department did not name the Chinese officials affected by the visa clampdown.

09 Oct 2019 10:36 AM

US, Japan sign trade agreements on agriculture and digital export

The two agreement signed at the White House were the new US-Japan Trade Agreement and the US-Japan Digital Trade Agreement.

08 Oct 2019 6:13 PM

US Congress committee urges India to lift communication blackout in Kashmir

Restrictions were imposed when New Delhi on August 5 scrapped special status of Jammu and Kashmir state under Article 370 of Constitution.

08 Oct 2019 1:16 PM

‘Most prolific’ US serial killer murdered at least 50, believed he would get away

Although investigators have only confirmed his involvement in 50 of them, they believe all of Little's confessions are credible.

07 Oct 2019 11:00 AM

US-North Korea nuclear talks come to abrupt end

South Korea's foreign ministry issued a statement Sunday and expressed hope for the dialogue to continue despite the breakdown.

06 Oct 2019 12:41 PM

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Trump suspends entry of immigrants who cannot pay for healthcare

The measure will take effect on November 3.

05 Oct 2019 3:30 PM

Watch: Activist shouts, 'eat babies to save planet,' in town hall, AOC mocked

The activist also mentioned bombing Russia or eating dead people won't make much of a difference.

04 Oct 2019 3:43 PM

World War II-era plane crashes in Connecticut; 7 dead

B-17 was one of the most mass-produced bomber aircraft in history, with over 12,700 units built in the years before and during World War II.

03 Oct 2019 12:49 PM

Thousands attend fallen Sikh cop's 'fit for a king' funeral

Dhaliwal, was the first Sikh sheriff's deputy in Harris County with a population of over 10,000 Sikhs.

03 Oct 2019 8:14 AM

EAM Jaishankar discusses bilateral ties, Kashmir with US counterpart Mike pompeo in Washington

They also discussed plans to advance free Indo-Pacific region following the successful Quadrilateral Consultations at UNGA.

03 Oct 2019 7:54 AM

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India has 'good case' to become permanent member of the UNSC: Jaishankar

Jaishankar also said a UNSC without India affects the United Nation's credibility.

02 Oct 2019 8:42 AM

US judge rejects Trump policy of expanded deportation

The decision issued by US District Court Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson prohibits the DHS from applying the expanded criteria.

29 Sep 2019 3:07 PM

14 US Congressmen urge Modi to restore communication in Kashmir

'India is an important US partner and the world's largest democracy,' the statement said.

28 Sep 2019 3:34 PM

Amid probe, Trump's envoy to Ukraine Kurt Volker resigns: sources

Volker had served in the position on a part-time, unpaid basis since 2017.

28 Sep 2019 9:43 AM

'What about concern over plight of Muslims in China?' US to Imran Khan

It marked one of his most strident speeches on the situation in Hong Kong since massive anti-govt protests broke out there three months ago.

27 Sep 2019 1:51 PM

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