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  World   Americas  16 Dec 2017

World, Americas, 16 Dec 2017

Will take ‘unilateral steps’ with Pak to fight against terrorism: US

Under new strategy, US diplomatic, military, and economic resources are aligned in support of a negotiated settlement to terrorism.

16 Dec 2017 7:15 PM

Trump’s Jerusalem decision overshadows Pence's trip to Middle East

Pence, a strong supporter of Trump’s decision, will spend three days in the region with stops in Israel and Egypt.

16 Dec 2017 4:37 PM

US plans to end rule that lets spouses of H-1B visa holders to work in country

Since 2015, spouses of H-1B, or high-skilled, visa holders waiting for green cards are eligible to work in the US on H-4 dependent visas.

16 Dec 2017 4:23 PM

South Asian peace possible only if Pak stops supporting Islamic terrorists: reports

The international community says, it is unacceptable that Pak has foreign policy that encourages extremists’ refuge on their soil.

16 Dec 2017 4:20 PM

Not yet capable threat: Jim Mattis on latest N Korean ICBM to reach US

In November, North Korea said it had successfully tested a new type of ballistic missile that could reach US mainland and South Korea.

16 Dec 2017 2:36 PM


Pentagon: India 'most reliable regional partner' of Afghanistan

Pentagon in a report said India has also donated limited security assistance, most notably four Mi-35 aircraft.

16 Dec 2017 2:31 PM

US tax system: Republicans release final bill to slash corporate tax

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act lower the corporate tax rate to 21 per cent from January 1, 2018 down from 35 per cent.

16 Dec 2017 2:21 PM