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Osama Bin Laden’s Son Dead, Say US Intelligence Officials: Report

Osama Bin Laden’s Son Dead, Say US Intelligence Officials: Report

1st August 2019 at 12:43 pm Comments are Disabled

US officials had confirmed they had information of Hamza bin Laden’s death, but gave no details of the date or place, NBC reported. WASHINGTON: Osama bin Laden’s son Hamza, chosen heir to the leadership of Al-Qaeda, has been killed, US media reported Wednesday citing American officials. NBC News said threeRead More

Donald Trump meets Kim Jong Un, becomes first US leader to enter North Korean territory

Donald Trump meets Kim Jong Un, becomes first US leader to enter North Korean territory

30th June 2019 at 3:12 pm Comments are Disabled

After shaking hands with Kim over the line that marks where their two countries and their allies fought each other to a standstill in the 1950-53 Korean War, Trump walked for several steps into North Korean territory, before another handshake. Donald Trump stepped onto North Korean soil Sunday as heRead More

Wouldn’t Allow US to Use Kim Jong Un’s Half-brother as Asset, Says Donald Trump

Wouldn’t Allow US to Use Kim Jong Un’s Half-brother as Asset, Says Donald Trump

12th June 2019 at 1:56 pm Comments are Disabled

The statement came a day after a report that Kim’s half-brother had travelled to Malaysia to meet his CIA contact before being assassinated there in 2017. Washington: President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he would not approve of US intelligence agencies using family members of North Korean leader Kim JongRead More

U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo announces New Delhi visit

U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo announces New Delhi visit

11th June 2019 at 12:39 pm Comments are Disabled

He says India is an important part of President Donald Trump’s strategy in the Indo-Pacific region U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo announced that he would visit New Delhi at the end of the month as he previewed comments that he is expected to make at an India Ideas U.S.Read More

1 Dead, 6 Injured After Crane Collapses On Apartment Building In US

1 Dead, 6 Injured After Crane Collapses On Apartment Building In US

10th June 2019 at 1:26 pm Comments are Disabled

The crane fell onto the Elan City Lights apartment complex, which left a large hole in the east side of the building and landed on a parking garage. DALLAS: A woman was killed and six others sustained injuries on Sunday after a crane collapsed onto an apartment building in downtownRead More

Donald Trump Suggests UK Should be Wary of Huawei and 5G Technology

Donald Trump Suggests UK Should be Wary of Huawei and 5G Technology

3rd June 2019 at 1:21 pm Comments are Disabled

The US has long voiced suspicions that Huawei is controlled by the Chinese government and thus a global security threat. US president Donald Trump urged Britain to be “very careful” about involving Chinese tech giant Huawei in its new 5G network, in an interview published ahead of his state visitRead More

US President Donald Trump terminates preferential trade status for India under GSP

US President Donald Trump terminates preferential trade status for India under GSP

1st June 2019 at 1:29 pm Comments are Disabled

On March 4, Mr. Trump announced that the US intends to terminate India’s designations as a beneficiary developing country under the GSP programme. The 60-day notice period ended on May 3. President Donald Trump has terminated India’s designation as a beneficiary developing nation under the key GSP trade programme afterRead More

US To Hit Mexico With Tariffs Over ‘Illegal Migrants’: Donald Trump

US To Hit Mexico With Tariffs Over ‘Illegal Migrants’: Donald Trump

31st May 2019 at 2:13 pm Comments are Disabled

Donald Trump’s announcement came a day after border agents in El Paso, Texas detained the largest single group of migrants ever encountered by Border Patrol Agents — 1,036 people. WASHINGTON, UNITED STATES: Washington will impose a five percent tariff on all goods from Mexico starting June 10, a measure thatRead More

‘Don’t say I didn’t warn you’: China steps up threat to deprive US of rare earths

‘Don’t say I didn’t warn you’: China steps up threat to deprive US of rare earths

30th May 2019 at 1:20 pm Comments are Disabled

The US shouldn’t underestimate China’s ability to fight the trade war, the People’s Daily, a flagship newspaper of the ruling Communist Party, said in an editorial Wednesday that used some historically significant language on the weight of China’s intent. Beijing is gearing up to use its dominance of rare earthsRead More

‘Time’ Has Changed: In Post-poll Analysis, Magazine Says ‘Narendra Modi Has United India’

‘Time’ Has Changed: In Post-poll Analysis, Magazine Says ‘Narendra Modi Has United India’

29th May 2019 at 12:45 pm Comments are Disabled

A pre-election cover story by the magazine had turned into campaign fodder after it called Narendra Modi the ‘Divider in Chief’. New York: Time magazine, which published a cover story before the Lok Sabha elections calling Prime Minister Narendra Modi the “Divider in Chief”, has carried an editorial with theRead More