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  • 'Kem Chho?' Obama Asked PM Modi; They Shared Anecdotes of Early Days in Power

    'Kem Chho?' Obama Asked PM Modi; They Shared Anecdotes of Early Days in Power

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Barack Obama have collaborated on a joint editorial that will be published in a US newspaper tomorrow, the foreign ministry said today, describing the first talks between the two leaders at dinner on Monday ...

  • India and US Proclaim 'Chalein Saath Saath: Forward Together We Go'

    India and US Proclaim 'Chalein Saath Saath: Forward Together We Go'

    As Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached the White House for the private dinner hosted by President Barack Obama, India and the US today issued a vision statement "Chalein Saath Saath: Forward Together We Go" that called for a joint endeavour for pros...

  • White House Intruder Got Far Past Door: Reports

    White House Intruder Got Far Past Door: Reports

    The intruder who climbed a fence made it farther inside the White House than the Secret Service has publicly acknowledged, The Washington Post and The New York Times newspapers reported on Monday. The disclosures came on the eve of a congressional ov...

  • PM Modi Arrives in Washington, Diplomacy the Main Course for Obama Dinner

    PM Modi Arrives in Washington, Diplomacy the Main Course for Obama Dinner

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today arrived in Washington on the second leg of his five-day US visit during which he will hold talks with US President Barack Obama.

  • US May Keep Secret Prisoners in Custody After Afghan War Exit

    US May Keep Secret Prisoners in Custody After Afghan War Exit

    The fate of a group of prisoners held in near-total secrecy by U.S. forces at a prison in Afghanistan is hanging in limbo, the facility's commander said, as Washington gropes for options after its legal right to hold them there expires in December.

  • Barack Obama Admits US Underestimated Islamic State Threat

    Barack Obama Admits US Underestimated Islamic State Threat

    President Barack Obama admitted Sunday that the United States had underestimated the opportunity that a collapsing Syria would provide for jihadist militants to regroup and stage a sudden comeback.

  • 2011 White House Security Breach Left Obamas Angry at Secret Service

    2011 White House Security Breach Left Obamas Angry at Secret Service

    President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, were angry at the Secret Service for the way it handled a 2011 incident in which a gunman fired shots that hit the White House while one of their daughters was at home, The Washington Post reported on Sa...

  • Relations With US Need New 'Reset': Russian Foreign Minister

    Relations With US Need New 'Reset': Russian Foreign Minister

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov thinks relations between Moscow and Washington need a new "reset", he says in an interview to be aired this Sunday, blaming the freeze on the United States.

  • Secret Service Bungled Response to 2011 White House Shooter: Report

    Secret Service Bungled Response to 2011 White House Shooter: Report

    It took the US Secret Service five days before realizing a man had shot at the White House in 2011 while one of President Barack Obama's daughters were inside, The Washington Post reported Sunday.

  • Honey Singh Injured, Misses SLAM! Performance

    Honey Singh Injured, Misses SLAM! Performance

    After performing at three back to back housefull concerts of Slam! The Tour in Houston, New Jersey and Washington DC, Honey Singh will not be able to perform for the remaining three concerts in the USA.

  • US Stands By a Democratic Pakistan: Joe Biden

    US Stands By a Democratic Pakistan: Joe Biden

    US Vice President Joe Biden has affirmed that America stands by a democratic Pakistan and it will continue to support its growth and prosperity, the White House said after his meeting with Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.

  • US Vividly Rebuts Islamic State Propaganda on Arab Social Media

    US Vividly Rebuts Islamic State Propaganda on Arab Social Media

    Along with its surprising military success, the Islamic State group has demonstrated a skill and sophistication with social media previously unseen in extremist groups.

  • Islamic State Drags Obama Back into Mideast Quagmire

    Islamic State Drags Obama Back into Mideast Quagmire

    American-led and Arab-backed air strikes carrying the fight against Islamic State from Iraq into Syria have dragged Washington into a new Middle East war - exactly the kind of conflict Barack Obama spent his presidency trying to avoid.

  • A Small Step Forward as Warplanes Strike Militants' Refineries in Syria

    A Small Step Forward as Warplanes Strike Militants' Refineries in Syria

    Warplanes from the United States, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates on Thursday attacked what military officials believe were the majority of the Islamic State's oil refineries in Syria as part of the continuing effort to target sources of th...

  • Militant in Beheading Videos Has Been Identified, FBI Chief Says

    Militant in Beheading Videos Has Been Identified, FBI Chief Says

    US intelligence agencies believe they have identified the Islamic State militant who appeared on two videos in which US journalists were beheaded, FBI Director James B. Comey said Thursday, but he declined to name the man while agents from the United...

  • World Bank Announces $170 Million in New Funding to Fight Ebola

    World Bank Announces $170 Million in New Funding to Fight Ebola

    The World Bank on Thursday announced it would give another $170 million to help West African countries contain the spread of the Ebola virus, nearly doubling its total contributions to fight an epidemic that has killed nearly 3,000 people.

  • A Terror Cell That Avoided the Spotlight

    A Terror Cell That Avoided the Spotlight

    The cell, unlike others, has never boasted of its plans on Twitter.

  • Mumbai Slips to 10th Position in Terms of Rentals, Says Report

    Mumbai Slips to 10th Position in Terms of Rentals, Says Report

    The 15 cities surveyed are San Francisco, Madrid, New York, Singapore, Sydney, Washington, London, Mumbai, Tokyo, Mexico City, Paris, Hong Kong, Houston and Frankfurt.

  • Jet Airways to Expand International Operations From November

    Jet Airways to Expand International Operations From November

    Private carrier Jet Airways on Tuesday said it will expand international operations from November with a view to provide connectivity from four more Indian cities to Abu Dhabi and other global destinations.

  • US 'Eliminated' Al-Qaeda Plotters in Syria: Pentagon

    US 'Eliminated' Al-Qaeda Plotters in Syria: Pentagon

    US air strikes have killed a group of Al-Qaeda veterans, members of the Khorasan group in Syria, who were suspected of plotting an imminent attack on Western targets, the Pentagon said on Tuesday.