Tag: US

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  • Baby in stroller rides US subway alone

    Baby in stroller rides US subway alone

    The child kept riding until Penn Station, where he was recovered safe and sound.

    March 6, 2019
  • US’ GSP withdrawal won’t hurt India as benefits are minimal, says official

    US’ GSP withdrawal won’t hurt India as benefits are minimal, says official

    US President Donald Trump on Monday announced that he was ending India's trade concessions under the GSP programme accusing New Delhi of not providing Washington "equitable and reasonable access" to its markets.

    March 6, 2019
  • A change in Indo-Pak strategic game

    A change in Indo-Pak strategic game

    India has taken care of the fact that there should be no damage to any civilian facility or to military installations of Pakistan and the damage should be inflicted only on terrorist groups operating from Pakistan’s soil which shows its adherence to the principles of ‘Just War.’

    March 5, 2019
  • ACM Dhanoa says Pakistan may have violated agreement with US on use of F-16

    ACM Dhanoa says Pakistan may have violated agreement with US on use of F-16

    The ACM said that he is not aware of the details of the individual agreement but Pakistan is in trouble if it contained specific restrictions on the use of F-16.

    March 4, 2019
  • We should give proof of our air strike like US did in Osama case: Digvijaya Singh

    We should give proof of our air strike like US did in Osama case: Digvijaya Singh

    Congress leader Digvijaya Singh triggered a major controversy on Saturday by asking for “proof” of the Indian Air Force (IAF) strike on Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) training camp in Pakistan’s Balakot.

    March 3, 2019
  • US, South Korea to end key joint military exercises

    US, South Korea to end key joint military exercises

    The US and South Korea said on Sunday they will end their annual large-scale joint military exercises as Washington pursues efforts to improve ties with North Korea.

    March 3, 2019
  • Ready to consult with US on Venezuela: Russia

    Ready to consult with US on Venezuela: Russia

    Russia is ready for consultations on the Venezuela crisis with the US in accordance with the principles of the UN Charter, the Russian Foreign Ministry has said.

    March 3, 2019
  • US seeks information from Pakistan on ‘misuse’ of F-16 against India

    US seeks information from Pakistan on ‘misuse’ of F-16 against India

    Publicly available documents reveal that US has imposed nearly a dozen restriction on Pakistan related to its use of F-16.

    March 2, 2019
  • India hopes China will support ban on Masood Azhar at UNSC

    India hopes China will support ban on Masood Azhar at UNSC

    The Security Council Sanctions Committee will have 10 working days to consider the fresh proposal submitted by the three members.

    February 28, 2019
  • Saudi Arabia appoints Princess as first female ambassador to US

    Saudi Arabia appoints Princess as first female ambassador to US

    Saudi Arabia has named Princess Reema Bint Bandar Bin Sultan Al Saud as the Kingdom’s first female ambassador to the US, the media reported on Sunday.

    February 24, 2019
  • Never had it so good?

    Never had it so good?

    In the US, a 'Green New Deal' is acquiring mainstream attention with shocking rapidity. The unassailable goal is a state-led economic transformation to a 100 per cent renewable energy-sourced system. The genius of the Green New Deal approach is that, contrary to standard conservative depictions of environmentalism as a job-killer, it promises to generate a full employment scenario of good-paying jobs for ordinary people. Immigration issues also tend to subside in booming economic times. But it won't come to pass easily. So far in the new millennium only the super rich accurately can say they have never had it so good.

    February 20, 2019
  • Donald Trump to declare national emergency to build Mexico border wall

    Donald Trump to declare national emergency to build Mexico border wall

    The move will help the US President get USD 5.6 billion for construction of the wall that, he has asserted, is essential for national security

    February 15, 2019
  • Former US Air Force officer charged with spying for Iran, allegedly converted to Islam

    Former US Air Force officer charged with spying for Iran, allegedly converted to Islam

    Witt is accused of sharing the US government secrets, including the name of agents and specifics of operations, with Iran as early as January 2012.

    February 14, 2019
  • Boots off the ground

    Boots off the ground

    President Trump‘s decision to withdraw forces stationed in Afghanistan has evoked critical responses from many strategists and generals. A report authored by James Dobbins, former President George Bush‘s special envoy to Afghanistan, has clearly said that, in the event of a precipitous withdrawal, the government in Kabul will lose influence and legal legitimacy, and terror groups such as Al Qaida and ISIS would be encouraged to intensify their attacks on various US targets.

    February 14, 2019
  • Road from Moscow

    Road from Moscow

    While the talks are significant, peace may yet be a long way away.

    February 12, 2019
  • US troops pullout from Syria likely to begin in weeks, says Pentagon commander

    US troops pullout from Syria likely to begin in weeks, says Pentagon commander

    The US-led multinational coalition has been engaged in an operation to drive out the Islamic State (IS) militants from their last stronghold in the eastern Euphrates region in eastern Syria.

    February 11, 2019
  • Who will be responsible for Afghanistan mess?

    Who will be responsible for Afghanistan mess?

    The US lost face in Vietnam and it is a memory which continues to haunt them and so will Afghanistan in the years ahead.

    February 5, 2019