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'Look forward to opening of Kartarpur corridor in Nov,' US assistant secretary

The agreement was signed at Zero Line on International Border at Dera Baba Nanak in Punjab's Gurdaspur district.

25 Oct 2019 2:58 PM

White House plans to end subscriptions of New York Times, Washington Post at federal agencies

This is not the first time that the subscription of a newspaper has been cancelled at the White House.

25 Oct 2019 10:00 AM

Trump ready to mediate on Kashmir if asked by India, Pak: US

India has been quite clear in Prime Minister Modi's office saying that they are not seeking mediation, the official said.

25 Oct 2019 9:13 AM

Donald Trump lifts Turkey sanctions, quits ‘blood-stained’ Syria

Trump called the ceasefire, which allowed the Turkish takeover to proceed largely unopposed, a 'major breakthrough'.

24 Oct 2019 8:35 AM

Terror must be eradicated: Indian-American attorney raises concern on J&K

Batra drew a parallel between J&K and US states of Louisiana and Alaska.

23 Oct 2019 9:40 AM

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'Big deal,' high school teen says of Jeff Bezos when told he was a top CEO

Bezos surprised a company-funded computer science class at Dunbar High School in Washington, DC on Monday.

22 Oct 2019 2:37 PM

‘Lots of room on moon’: NASA welcomes international partners to mission

Specifically, the US Congress has explicitly prohibited any cooperation with China, the world's biggest economy and an emerging space power.

22 Oct 2019 1:46 PM

Hard-fought victory: Trump congratulates Justin Trudeau for his win

The Liberals were leading or elected in 146 out of 304 electoral districts that had reported results by about 10:30 pm.

22 Oct 2019 12:37 PM

Donald Trump to celebrate Diwali at White House on Thursday

According to the White House, Trump will participate in the Diwali celebrations by lighting a ceremonial 'diya' (lamp) on Thursday.

22 Oct 2019 11:23 AM

Trump may leave 200 soldiers in eastern Syria

If the US President decided to keep a few soldiers than it would be a major political reversal in a matter.

21 Oct 2019 4:39 PM

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'Don't be a dick, ok?': Hillary Clinton on parody of Trump Erdogan letter

The parody letter, which has been doing the rounds for some days on social media, is written on mocked-up White House letter paper.

21 Oct 2019 2:08 PM

No need to escalate one case to reflect everything to do with IBC: Sitharaman

Bankruptcy law of India which seeks to consolidate the existing framework by creating a single law for insolvency and bankruptcy.

21 Oct 2019 9:58 AM

Will prepare blueprint for companies looking beyond China: FM

Sitharaman said, it might be important for the government to now see and meet up with a lot of industry leaders and invite them to India.

20 Oct 2019 5:02 PM

'US troops pulling out from Syria to go to western Iraq', says Defence Chief

US troops were continuing to pull out of northern Syria after Turkey's invasion into the border region.

20 Oct 2019 1:46 PM

'G7 summit won't be at my resort,' says Trump after corruption allegations

In May it was reported that resort's net operating income -- amount left after expenses are paid -- had fallen by 69 per cent in two years.

20 Oct 2019 1:02 PM

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US expresses concern over restrictions on journalists in Pakistan

On Wednesday, Pakistani journalists had held a country-wide protest against police brutality faced by a local reporter in Lahore.

19 Oct 2019 3:08 PM

'Power grabs': Trump outstripping Obama on pace of executive orders

Trump has so far issued 130 executive orders. By comparison, Obama issued 108 in his first three years.

19 Oct 2019 11:48 AM

UN Headquarters to remain closed in the weekend due to budget crunch

It should be noted that the war-wracked Syria was the last country to have paid up its dues to organisation by end of the 30-day due period.

19 Oct 2019 11:00 AM

Sanctions on Turkey no longer necessary: Trump

Terming it as an incredible outcome, Trump said that Turkey had a legitimate problem on the 22 mile (34 kms) strip for many years.

18 Oct 2019 11:42 AM

US imposes record USD 7.5 billion tariffs on European goods

But the tariffs also target consumer products such as French wine, which Trump had vowed to attack in recent months.

18 Oct 2019 11:11 AM

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