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US ends 'protected' status for Haitian immigrants

Haitian immigrants had received Temporary Protected Status after a 2010 earthquake that devastated the already impoverished Caribbean nation.

published on : 21st November 2017

Cocky US pilot draws penis in sky, Navy not amused

The US Navy was left red-faced Friday after a pilot painted an enormous outline of a penis in the sky using the condensation trails from his multi-million-dollar warplane.

published on : 18th November 2017

Cambodian reporters charged with espionage for filing news to US

Two Cambodian journalists were charged on Saturday with spying for allegedly filing news reports to  Washington-based Radio Free Asia amid a sweeping government crackdown on dissent.

published on : 18th November 2017

Republican nominee Roy Moore accused of sexual contact with 14-year old

An Alabama woman says Roy Moore, the Republican nominee for next month's US Senate election, made inappropriate advances and had sexual contact with her when she was 14

published on : 10th November 2017

Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan's latest: 92 per cent roads in Washington in poor shape

Shivraj Singh Chouhan today cited a report to claim that 92 per cent of the roads in Washington are in poor shape.

published on : 29th October 2017

US slams Russia for vetoing UN resolution on chemical weapons

Russia yesterday vetoed the US-sponsored UN resolution that would extend the work of inspectors seeking to determine who is responsible for chemical weapons attacks in Syria.

published on : 25th October 2017

Rex Tillerson visits Pakistan as US warns over Taliban havens

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson landed in Islamabad Tuesday as Washington turns up the heat on Pakistan for allegedy providing "safe havens" for Taliban militants.

published on : 24th October 2017

US commanders stress 'ironclad' commitment to defend South Korea 

U.S. naval commanders on Saturday reiterated Washington's "ironclad" commitment to defend South Korea against North Korean threats.

published on : 21st October 2017

Russian President Vladimir Putin threatens retaliation if RT channel is targeted by US

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that Moscow will retaliate if the United States takes measures against Kremlin-controlled media group RT. 

published on : 19th October 2017

NAFTA talks' 4th round to close as disagreements persist

A fourth round of talks to revamp a landmark North American free trade pact was due to close Tuesday, as delegates reacted to tough bargaining positions from Washington but vowed to continue the negot

published on : 17th October 2017

European Union will send chief diplomat to fight for Iran deal in Washington

The EU is to dispatch its chief diplomat Federica Mogherini to Washington next month to fight for the Iran nuclear deal after US President Donald Trump threatened to tear it up.

published on : 16th October 2017

Rain halts TN's progress; Tamil Nadu takes 99 run lead over Tripura​

Test star Ravichandran Ashwin joined Baba Indrajith (89 batting) in the middle and a few deliveries later, the rains arrived and play had to be stopped.

published on : 16th October 2017

Iran angered by U.S. President Donald Trump, but needs nuclear deal

U.S. President Donald Trump angered Iran with his speech on refusing to re-certify the nuclear deal, but Tehran is unlikely to walk away from the agreement in retaliation.

published on : 15th October 2017

Finance Minister Jaitley says India has high growth potential for next two decades

Jaitley said that when the BJP government came to power in 2014, it had the choice to look the other way and allow the shadow economy to continue.

published on : 14th October 2017

Public opinion has changed in favour of FDI in defence: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

The Indian government has been able to change domestic public opinion in favour of inviting foreign investment into sectors of production.

published on : 10th October 2017
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