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US man convicted to provide support to LeT

He faces up to 20 years in federal prison and a fine of up to USD 250,000 and the sentencing is scheduled for August 12.

09 May 2019 4:10 PM

Biden has an alternate border plan to counter Trump

He would establish a way to determine quickly if an immigrant is qualified to enter the United States.

09 May 2019 12:32 PM

China 'broke deal' in trade talks, would face stiff tariffs: Trump

Donald Trump has threatened to impose additional tariffs on Chinese goods beginning on Friday.

09 May 2019 8:44 AM

Trump imposes tougher-than-ever sanctions on Iran's metal sectors

'Iranian regime has maintained nuclear ambitions, continues to develop ballistic missile capabilities and support terrorism,' WH said.

09 May 2019 8:13 AM

Fight for equality by US women footballers

American women footballers' class action is for all women in USA according to the lawyer representing the national women’s soccer team.

08 May 2019 8:57 PM


Jagjit Pavadia re-elected to INCB, as India scores another victory at the UN

Pavadia has been a member of the INCB since 2015, and second vice-president and chair of the standing committee since 2015 and 2017.

08 May 2019 12:15 PM

Trump tax returns from 1985 to 1994 show USD 1 billion in losses

US President Donald Trump’s businesses lost a total of more than USD 1 billion from 1985 to 1994, according to the New York Times.

08 May 2019 10:27 AM

B-52 bombers to be part of US forces in Iran row

The US military said that B-52 bombers will be part of additional forces being sent to the Middle East to counter threats from Iran.

08 May 2019 10:05 AM

Donald Trump infuriating Democrats to impeach him: Nancy Pelosi

US President Donald Trump is trying to provoke the Democrats to impeach him as he wants to 'solidify' his base ahead of the 2020 election.

08 May 2019 9:18 AM

US warns India against retaliatory duties over scrapping of trade privileges

India is the biggest beneficiary of the GSP, which allows preferential duty-free imports of up to USD 5.6 bn from South Asian nation.

08 May 2019 9:15 AM


2 suspects in custody as 1 killed, 7 injured in Colorado school shooting

An 18-year-old was killed after two suspects opened fire at a high school in suburban Denver on Tuesday, authorities said.

08 May 2019 8:40 AM

Decoding ‘camp’: The Met Gala fashion explained

The Met Gala this time around was all about feathers, bling and the notion of ‘camp’.

07 May 2019 9:14 PM

Hate crime against teen Indo-American girl; people raise USD 600,000 for treatment

The family was targeted apparently in hate crime because the motorist thought they were Muslims, police said.

07 May 2019 8:46 PM

President Trump awards highest US civilian honour to Tiger Woods

The 43-year-old, who won the Masters at Augusta in April, received the Presidential Medal of Freedom at a White House Rose Garden ceremony.

07 May 2019 4:20 PM

US 'sex slave' guru Keith Raniere goes on trial in New York

6 people had been due to appear in dock, but 58-yr-old Keith Raniere, founder of Nxivm sex cult will now be the only one to stand trial.

07 May 2019 4:14 PM


Indian IT companies may bear the brunt with US proposing H-1B visa fee hike

US is proposing H-1B visa fee hike to increase funding for expansion of an apprentice programme to train American youths.

07 May 2019 10:58 AM

France call for India, Japan, Germany, Brazil as permanent members at UNSC

India and nations like Germany, Brazil and Japan are 'absolutely needed' as permanent members of a reformed and enlarged UNSC.

07 May 2019 10:06 AM

Gallup poll shows Donald Trump's approval rating at an all time high

US President Donald Trump is enjoying the strongest polling of his presidency following the release of Robert Mueller's report.

07 May 2019 9:40 AM

US VP Mike Pence confident American women will land on moon

The United States is planning another space mission to the moon, Vice President Mike Pence said on Monday.

07 May 2019 9:26 AM

Drunk man in US went on killing spree, cops charge lady bartender who served him

Spencer Hight got drunk at the Local Public House, a bar just a couple of blocks away from his ex-wife's house.

07 May 2019 9:09 AM