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US man sues wife's lover for marriage failure under law from 1800s, wins USD 7,50,000

The law, which is still in effect in only five other US states -- Hawaii, Mississippi, New Mexico, South Dakota and Utah.

04 Oct 2019 12:10 PM

Houston University receives USD 2m commitment to support Tamil language, culture

The HTSC is a non-profit organisation founded 2018 to establish the Tamil studies chair at the Houston University.

04 Oct 2019 12:09 PM

4 dead after intoxicated woman driver rams car on San Francisco highway

The California Highway Patrol says the collision happened about 12.30 am on Thursday.

04 Oct 2019 11:44 AM

Trump threats complicate negotiations for whistleblower to testify to Cong

The whistleblower’s revelations led to House Democrats opening an impeachment inquiry last week.

04 Oct 2019 11:19 AM

18 succumb to vaping-linked lung injuries, 1,080 sick in US

About 70 patients of patients are male, and 80 per cent are under 35 years old.

04 Oct 2019 11:06 AM


Uber launches helicopter services in New York; fares up to USD 225 per person

The roughly eight-minute flight will cost between USD 200 and USD 225 per person and include ground transportation on either side of trip.

04 Oct 2019 10:35 AM

Security stepped up as 'Joker' opens in US movie theaters

Police in New York, LA and Chicago said that while they had no specific threats, they were deploying officers or monitoring movie theatres.

04 Oct 2019 10:30 AM

Elizabeth Warren replies to Zuckerberg’s leaked audio saying she would ‘suck’ as prez

Warren, who in March called for breaking up Amazon.com Inc, Facebook Inc and Alphabet Inc, quickly issued a retort on Twitter.

03 Oct 2019 5:41 PM

India wants ‘complicated’ relationship with China to improve’

Noting the complicated relationship, he said India has given an enormous amount of time and priority to ties with China.

03 Oct 2019 5:22 PM

India-Pakistan nuclear conflict may kill up to 125 million people: Study

The researchers found that the exploding nuclear weapons could release 16 to 36 million tonnes of soot.

03 Oct 2019 4:20 PM


'Can I hug her?': Brother of slain black man forgives ex-cop in courtroom scene

As video of the dramatic hearing circulated online, critics blasted the judge, saying her hug was inappropriate for jurist overseeing case.

03 Oct 2019 1:38 PM

Donald Trump lashes out at Democrats over impeachment inquiry

Trump has fought back in terms once inconceivable for a president, including his claim that this is 'not an impeachment, it is a COUP.'

03 Oct 2019 1:13 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

US Speaker Nancy Pelosi applauds Modi's commitment to tackle climate change

Referring to commitment shown by Modi on agreement of climate change, Pelosi said: 'It was not easy. But it was done'.

03 Oct 2019 9:58 AM

You're not going to destroy me: Biden tells Trump after 'stone-cold crooked' remark

'Let me make something clear to Trump and his hatchet men and the special interests funding his attacks against me,' Biden said.

03 Oct 2019 9:14 AM


Scrapping of Art 370 'long awaited' step, 'right thing' to do: Jaishankar

Jaishankar told a Washington audience that he expects Pakistan to continue what it has been doing for the past several decades.

03 Oct 2019 8:46 AM

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

Trump wanted electrified border wall fortified with snakes: report

He also asked his advisors to shut down the entire 2,000-mile border with Mexico by noon the next day.

02 Oct 2019 2:58 PM

US opens 1st cannabis cafe, offers array of weed products

Lowell Farms: A Cannabis Cafe, the much-hyped 240-seat establishment is open to people 21 and over.

02 Oct 2019 12:54 PM