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Key Congressional Committee seeks additional steps to enhance US-India defense ties

In addition to Sherman, Congressmen Joe Wilson, George Holding, Ami Bera, Raja Krishnamoorthi were among other major co-sponsors of bill.

11 Jul 2019 11:32 AM

Migrant woman slams ‘cruelty’ of US detention as infant daughter dies in custody

Yazmin Juarez said she fled to the United States last year with her 19-month-old Mariee 'because I feared for our lives in Guatemala'.

11 Jul 2019 10:45 AM

Post G20 summit, US, China resumes trade war negotiation

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow told reporters the talks 'went constructively' but it was 'too soon for details.'

10 Jul 2019 3:05 PM

Trump congratulates new Greek PM Mitsotakis, pledges cooperation

Mitsotakis, a Harvard-educated scion of a political dynasty, led his free-market New Democracy party to victory in Greece.

10 Jul 2019 9:20 AM

Indian tariffs on US goods unacceptable: Donald Trump

The trade row has prompted both countries to raise tariffs and created unease over the depth of their security alliance.

10 Jul 2019 8:47 AM


Pakistan's economy at ‘critical juncture’, needs bold reforms: IMF

Pakistan currently has a currency reserve of less than $8 billion -- enough to cover only 1.7 months of imports.

09 Jul 2019 6:56 PM

US Congress to vote on key bill on green cards; will benefit Indians

Lifting the per-country cap on Green Card would mainly benefit high-tech professionals on H-1B work visas from countries like India.

09 Jul 2019 1:35 PM

Watch: White House basement offices flooded after heavy rain in Washington

It was the seventh-wettest July day since record-keeping began in 1871, said NWS meteorologist Marc Chenard.

09 Jul 2019 9:35 AM

Donald Trump warns Iran over nuclear enrichment, says 'better be careful'

The 3.67 per cent enrichment limit set in the agreement is far below the more than 90 per cent level required for a nuclear warhead.

08 Jul 2019 4:54 PM

Democratic Senator Kamala Harris raises more than USD 23 million since January 2019

The campaign's average contribution was USD 39, and the average online contribution was just USD 24.

08 Jul 2019 1:02 PM


US elections 2020: Kamala Harris talks race, electability

Harris says, 'We can't write the next chapter without remembering what was in the last chapter.'

08 Jul 2019 12:58 PM

Kushner, Pelosi, others to address India-focused meet in Washington

The move comes close on the heels of the meeting between PM Modi and US President Donald Trump in Japan last month.

08 Jul 2019 9:37 AM

US welcomes Sudan's power-sharing deal

The deal has revived hopes for a peaceful transition of power in Sudan, which has been rocked by violent protests in April.

07 Jul 2019 1:06 PM

Donald Trump says immigration raids will start 'fairly soon'

ICE operations are expected to involve 'collateral arrests' in which undocumented migrants not targeted by officers are picked up in raids.

06 Jul 2019 2:13 PM

US lawmakers again urge sanctions over China's Xinjiang crackdown

China cracked down hard after the July 5, 2009 rampage in Urumqi, the region's capital.

06 Jul 2019 10:44 AM


US corporate sector welcomes Indian budget, says it will attract FDIs

President of US India Strategic and Partnership Forum, Aghi said that policy decisions are encouraging for American companies.

06 Jul 2019 10:22 AM

2 protesters arrested for burning US flag outside White House on Independence Day

The protesters agitated against Trump and chanted 'America was never great', during Thursday's demonstrations.

05 Jul 2019 10:05 AM

All 'very much under control': Trump on California quake

The quake struck near the city of Ridgecrest and the US Navy's China Lake weapons testing range.

05 Jul 2019 9:44 AM

Teen from 'good family' can't be tried as adult in sexual assault case: US Judge

The judge said that the boy was a college-bound eagle scout and belonged to a "good family"

04 Jul 2019 4:08 PM

'July 4th Salute to America, show of lifetime,' says Donald Trump

Critics accused Trump of hijacking a nonpartisan celebration of America's Independence Day.

04 Jul 2019 1:41 PM