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  World   Americas  23 Aug 2017

World, Americas, 23 Aug 2017

Indian-origin CEO racially abused by Trump supporters over Charlottesville remarks

US-born Ravin Gandhi, 44 founder and CEO of GMM Nonstick Coatings, a global supplier of coatings for cookware and bakeware.

23 Aug 2017 6:53 PM

Day after US tells Pak to go hard on terror outfits, UN extends helping hand

Trump had slammed Pakistan for its continued support to terrorist groups and warned Islamabad of consequences if it continued to do so.

23 Aug 2017 4:23 PM

Trump administration cuts USD 300 million in aid to Egypt, citing rights

The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because Congress had not been formally notified of the decision.

23 Aug 2017 2:09 PM

Trump blames media for uproar over comments on Charlottesville

Democrats and fellow Republicans had denounced Trump for placing blame for the Charlottesville violence on 'both sides'.

23 Aug 2017 12:02 PM

US may bomb Pak if it continues to give safe havens to terrorists: Tillerson

Trump had warned that Pakistan's support for the Afghan Taliban and the Haqqani extremist network would have consequences.

23 Aug 2017 11:16 AM


Pak using India as excuse to support terrorist groups: Trump admin official

Trump administration official said, the Pakistani government has been guilty of 'active direct support' for terrorist groups.

23 Aug 2017 10:45 AM

North Korea's Kim Jong-Un starting to respect US, claims Donald Trump

Tensions between North Korea and the United States and its allies soared last month after Pyongyang tested two long-range missile.

23 Aug 2017 10:29 AM

US lawmaker urges Trump to appoint new ambassador to India on priority

The position has been lying vacant since January 20 when Trump was sworn in as the 45th President of the United States.

23 Aug 2017 10:07 AM

Relationship with Pak would depend on its help against terrorism, says US

Pakistan denies it harbours militants fighting US and Afghan government forces in Afghanistan.

23 Aug 2017 9:07 AM

Brazilian ex-president charged in Petrobras corruption scandal

Fernando Collor, who was in office from 1990-1992 was charged formally with 'passive corruption', money laundering and racketeering.

23 Aug 2017 9:07 AM


US had to put pressure on India for Afghan role: UN envoy Nikki Haley

Nikki Haley's comments came as Trump unveiled his new Afghan strategy retracting from his initial instinct to pull out from Afghanistan.

23 Aug 2017 8:39 AM

US slaps sanctions on Chinese, Russian entities for backing N Korea's missile tests

Meanwhile, China has urged the US to 'immediately correct its mistake' of sanctioning Chinese firms over North Korea.

23 Aug 2017 8:30 AM

Bodies of some 10 missing US sailers found after collision off Singapore

US Rep. Rodney Davis said he was informed by Logan Palmer's family that the central Illinois man is missing.

23 Aug 2017 8:25 AM