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Pentagon 'not aware' on Pak F-16 count after Feb aerial dogfight with IAF

US defence department said it was 'not aware' of any investigation that was conducted to ascertain if Pakistan had lost an F-16.

06 Apr 2019 3:49 PM

United States to classify Iranian force as 'terrorist organization'

The United States is expected to designate Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards Corps a foreign terrorist organization.

06 Apr 2019 12:54 PM

Lawyer slams Democrats' request as scuffle over Trump's taxes heats up

An attorney for President Donald Trump blasted U.S. House Democrats’ request for six years of Trump’s tax returns as a misguided attempt.

06 Apr 2019 11:05 AM

United States reaches H-1B visa cap for 2020

The US Citizenship and Immigration Services said it has reached Congressionally-mandated 65,000 H-1B visa cap for the fiscal year 2020.

06 Apr 2019 10:33 AM

Mike Pompeo says Trump resort arrest shows China's threat

Pompeo said the administration was looking closely at the arrest but declined further comment, saying the investigation was ongoing.

06 Apr 2019 9:13 AM


'Our country is full,' says Trump at Mexico Border, asks immigrants to 'turn around'

In a message to those heading for the United States, Trump said: 'The system is full and we can't take you anymore.'

06 Apr 2019 9:03 AM

Boeing to cut production rate of 737 MAX jets from mid-April

The 737 MAX jets came under scrutiny after 346 people lost their lives in two deadly plane crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia.

06 Apr 2019 8:28 AM

Indian journal publisher fined USD 50 million in US for duping academics

Srinubabu Gedela and his companies would allegedly charge the authors significant publishing fees.

05 Apr 2019 1:14 PM

‘Did you close your legs?’: US judge asks rape survivor

According to the court transcript, the judge asked the woman, 'do you know how to stop somebody from having intercourse with you?'

05 Apr 2019 12:16 PM

Cops help woman deliver baby inside McDonald’s at California

The woman and baby were then taken to the hospital, where they are doing well, police said.

05 Apr 2019 11:12 AM


Jeff Bezos to continue holding Amazon voting power after divorce settlement Inc Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos will retain voting control of his entire USD 143 billion stake in the company.

05 Apr 2019 10:40 AM

Boeing CEO apologises for lost lives in recent 737 Max crash in Ethiopia

Boeing Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Dennis Muilenburg on Thursday apologised for the 346 lives lost in crashes.

05 Apr 2019 10:28 AM

Trump tweet trolls Joe Biden's apology on touching women inappropriately

President Donald Trump on Thursday deployed his trademark blend of crude humour and Twitter to mock potential election rival Joe Biden.

05 Apr 2019 10:18 AM

US count of Pakistan's F-16s fighter jets found none of them missing: report

Finding by US on ground in Pak 'directly contradicts' India's claim that it shot down F-16 fighter jet during an aerial dogfight on Feb 27.

05 Apr 2019 9:42 AM

US, China were month from potentially 'epic' trade agreement: Trump

Despite Trump's rosy gloss on trade talks with China, US Trade Representative Lighthizer said major issues were left to be resolved.

05 Apr 2019 9:17 AM


India's ASAT Debris expected to burn up in atmosphere says Pentagon

Shanahan said last week he believed India had avoided a similar scenario by testing at a lower altitude.

05 Apr 2019 8:41 AM

Welcome to the tropical prison in Mexico that some don’t want to leave

Prez Obrador decided to close prison, saying islands known for beauty and biodiversity, shouldn't be testament to 'punishment, torture'.

04 Apr 2019 2:25 PM

India one of highest taxing nations in world: Donald Trump

Trump said his administration is fixing broken trade deals to protect the American workers.

04 Apr 2019 1:11 PM

Hanoi summit ended abruptly as N Korea wasn't 'ready for deal': Trump

Despite breakdown of second USA-North Korea summit, Trump had maintained that the relationship with elusive state continues to be 'good'.

04 Apr 2019 9:48 AM

Ethiopian Airlines 737 crash report expected today: sources

Scrutiny has centred on an anti-stall system developed specifically for the planes that has given pilots problems.

04 Apr 2019 9:37 AM