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US mother charged with neglect after 42-pound teen son dies

A criminal complaint says Iraida Pizarro-Osorio brought her 16-year-old son to a medical clinic last week after he became unresponsive.

11 Sep 2019 12:43 PM

Bengaluru-based IT company accused of discrimination against non-Indians

According to Sulzberg, Happiest Minds prefers to hire and employ South Asians and Indians, and it effectuates this preference in three ways.

11 Sep 2019 12:39 PM

Services no longer needed: Trump fires national security chief John Bolton

'I asked John for his resignation, which was given to me this morning,' Trump said.

11 Sep 2019 9:25 AM

Donald Trump fires John Bolton as National Security Advisor

The news — coming days after Trump caused an uproar by revealing he was canceling secret talks with Afghanistan's Taliban — stunned US.

11 Sep 2019 9:20 AM

Years later, ‘9/11 cancer’ sickens thousands who were in New York

The 9/11 attacks released unprecedented amounts of chemicals into the air, including dioxins, asbestos and other carcinogenic substances.

11 Sep 2019 8:25 AM

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Sarah Palin's husband files for divorce over 'incompatibility': report

Sarah came to nationwide prominence as the running mate of Republican presidential candidate Sen John McCain in 2008.

10 Sep 2019 2:47 PM

Kristalina Georgieva set to become IMF's second woman chief

Georgieva will replace former IMF chief Christine Lagarde, who has been named to lead the European Central Bank.

10 Sep 2019 12:41 PM

Afghan peace talks with Taliban are 'dead': Donald Trump

Trump stunned the world on Saturday when he announced the cancellation of a secret meeting with Taliban and Afghan President Ashraf Ghani.

10 Sep 2019 10:58 AM

UN Chief: Islamic State remains resilient in Afghanistan

The U N chief said that between mid-June and early September 183 incidents were attributed to Islamic State fighters.

10 Sep 2019 10:57 AM

US Commerce Secretary warns weather staff for contradicting Trump: report

But erring too greatly on the side of the caution can spread panic and lead to the unnecessary movement of millions of people.

10 Sep 2019 10:47 AM

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Number of border crossers drops amid Mexican crackdown

The Border Patrol apprehended just over 50,600 people at the southern border in August, compared to nearly 72,000 in July.

10 Sep 2019 10:44 AM

Tensions between Indo-Pak 'less heated' now: Trump

Trump's comment came two weeks after his meeting with PM Modi on the sidelines of the G7 summit in France on August 26.

10 Sep 2019 7:56 AM

Trump’s family is ‘dynasty that will last for decades’: Campaign manager

Brad Parscale, Trump’s manager was speaking at a meeting of Republican Party delegates in Indian Wells, California.

09 Sep 2019 2:46 PM

A year after knife attack, Brazil's Bolsonaro undergoes surgery

The operation at Sao Paulo's Vila Nova Star hospital lasted more than five hours, the medical centre reported.

09 Sep 2019 8:52 AM

US: 20 rescued, 4 missing after cargo ship capsizes off Georgia coast

The ship's master and chief engineer are assisting authorities to develop plans to stabilise the vessel and continue rescue efforts.

09 Sep 2019 8:46 AM

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Hopeful to hold talks with North Korea in days or weeks: US State Secretary

Trump and Kim met again in June at the border between North Korea and South Korea and agreed to reopen working-level talks.

09 Sep 2019 8:38 AM

'Chandrayaan-2 a huge step forward for India': US

After revolving around the Earth's orbit for nearly 23 days, the spacecraft began its journey to the moon on August 14.

08 Sep 2019 9:16 AM

Hurricane Dorian makes landfall in Canada

Dorian was initially expected to hit as a Category 1 hurricane, but the National Hurricane Centre in Miami upgraded it to a Category 2.

08 Sep 2019 8:27 AM

US, Afghanistan peace talks called off after Kabul attack

US has been negotiating with the Taliban at Doha despite the group's reluctance to hold direct talks with the Afghan government

08 Sep 2019 8:09 AM

Boeing suspends test on its latest long-haul plane amid 737 MAX crisis

The company spokesman declined to say whether the latest setback would further delay the schedule.

07 Sep 2019 3:43 PM

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