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  • US to sell Patriot missiles to Poland

    US to sell Patriot missiles to Poland

    The US State Department has approved a possible sale of the Patriot Anti-Missile System to Poland at an estimated cost of $ 10.5 billion, said the Pentagon. The proposed sale will increase the Polish military's defensive capabilities without altering the......

    November 18, 2017
  • Indian toddler's foster mother arrested in US for abandoning her

    Indian toddler's foster mother arrested in US for abandoning her

    The foster mother of Indian girl Sherin Mathews, found dead last month in a culvert in Dallas, has been arrested after police alleged that the Indian- American couple left the 3-year-old home alone the night before she was reported missing.......

    November 17, 2017
  • Singapore suspends trade ties with North Korea

    Singapore suspends trade ties with North Korea

    Singapore has suspended all trade ties with North Korea as the UN and the US seek tougher measures against Pyongyang, an official notice said on Friday. Singapore Customs said commercially traded goods from or to North Korea had been banned......

    November 17, 2017
  • Pakistan, US trade blame over cross-border terrorism

    Pakistan, US trade blame over cross-border terrorism

    Top Pakistani and US military commanders have blamed each other for not doing enough to stop cross-border terrorism, the media reported on Friday. The two-day visit of US Central Command (Centcom) Commander General Joseph Votel, in which he held meetings......

    November 17, 2017
  • US oil, gas output could jump 25% by 2025

    US oil, gas output could jump 25% by 2025

    The International Energy Agency (IEA) has predicted that a dramatic increase in shale production will transform the US into the world's largest exporter of liquefied natural gas by 2015, the media reported. The dramatic shifts envisioned by the IEA in......

    November 15, 2017
  • US says North Korean malware lurking in computer networks

    US says North Korean malware lurking in computer networks

    US authorities said malware developed in North Korea is still lurking in many computer networks, giving hackers backdoor access to government, financial, automotive and media organisations. An alert issued by the Department of Homeland Security warned of surreptitious activity by......

    November 15, 2017
  • US appeals court partly reinstates Trump's travel ban

    US appeals court partly reinstates Trump's travel ban

    An appeals court has allowed President Donald Trump's latest travel restrictions to partly take effect, ruling that the government can bar entry of people from six majority-Muslim countries with no ties to the US. In a brief order on Monday,......

    November 14, 2017
  • Woman accuses Bush Senior of groping

    Woman accuses Bush Senior of groping

    A woman has alleged that former President George H.W. Bush touched her inappropriately when she was a teenager while posing for a photograph. Roslyn Corrigan, who was 16 years old at the time, told the Time magazine on Monday that......

    November 14, 2017
  • Hate crimes on the rise in US: FBI

    Hate crimes on the rise in US: FBI

    The US witnessed more hate crimes in 2016 than the previous year, with an increase of 4.6 per cent from 2015, new FBI data showed. The total number of hate crimes in 2016 was 6,121, compared with 5,850 in 2015,......

    November 14, 2017
  • US vows to continue fighting IS in Syria

    US vows to continue fighting IS in Syria

    The US has vowed to fight the Islamic State (IS) terror group in Syria "as long as they want to fight", Defence Secretary Jim Mattis said here. The US forces will not "walk away" to "let IS pop back around",......

    November 14, 2017
  • Indian students in US doubled in last decade

    Indian students in US doubled in last decade

    The number of Indian students studying in the US has doubled in the last 10 years, with the growth rate running in double digits for the fourth year running, the US embassy said on Monday. According to a report published......

    November 13, 2017
  • Trump lauds 'great relationship' with Duterte

    Trump lauds 'great relationship' with Duterte

    US President Donald Trump said on Monday that he had a "great relationship" with his Philippines counterpart Rodrigo Duterte, who is accused of carrying out a brutal campaign of extrajudicial killings in his nations war on drugs. The two leaders......

    November 13, 2017
  • India, Canada seek to put free trade pact in fast lane

    India, Canada seek to put free trade pact in fast lane

    India and Canada will make efforts for expeditious conclusion of a Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement on goods and services at the annual ministerial dialogue starting on Monday, said an official statement. A high-level delegation led by the Canadian International Trade......

    November 12, 2017