Kim Jong-un says sanctions make national spirit stronger

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 09:58

Pyongyang, Nov 21, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has said that sanctions make the country's national spirit after the US declared Pyongyang a state sponsor of terrorism, a state media report said on Tuesday.


Hate crimes on the rise in US: FBI

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:36

Washington, Nov 14, 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.


North Korea working on missile that could reach US

Thu, 11/02/2017 - 10:14

Washington, Nov 2, North Korea is working on an advanced version of its existing KN-20 intercontinental ballistic missile that could potentially reach Washington, a US official told CNN CNN.


US President Trump to visit China next week

Thu, 11/02/2017 - 06:08

Beijing, Nov 2, US President Donald Trump will pay a state visit to China from November 8-10 at the invitation of Chinese President Xi Jinping, Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said on Thursday.


US expects Pakistan to counter militants: Diplomat

Sat, 10/28/2017 - 09:02

Washington, Oct 28 (IANS) US expects Islamabad to take quick action to show support in countering militants in Afghanistan and bring the Taliban to the negotiating table, a senior American diplomat has said.


Trump taps state legislator as US envoy to OAS

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 22:24

Washington, Oct 26, President Donald Trump on Thursday nominated Carlos Trujillo, a member of the Florida House of Representatives, to represent the US before the Organization of American States (OAS), the White House said.


USA pulls out of UNESCO citing 'anti-Israel' bias

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 00:01

United Nations, Oct 13, The US has announced it is pulling out of the Unesco, the scientific, educational and cultural arm of the UN family, citing what it decried as "anti-Israel biases".


Trump seeks to reduce trade deficit with Thailand

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 11:10

Washington, Oct 3, US President Donald Trump has suggested reducing trade deficit with Thailand when meeting with visiting Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha at the White House.


US to expel majority of Cuban embassy staff

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 10:40

Washington, Oct 3, President Donald Trump's administration reportedly plans to expel a majority of Cubas embassy staff from the US, after American diplomats in Havana were targeted in a mysterious attack that resulted in sudden brain injuries, the media reported.


51% voters say Trump isn't fit to serve as President: Poll

Thu, 09/28/2017 - 11:56

New York, Sep 28, A majority of American voters have said that Donald Trump was not "fit to serve as the President", according to a poll, with 51 per cent of respondents saying they were embarrassed to have him running the US.


US won't abandon Afghanistan, says Mattis

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 20:26

Kabul, Sep 27 (IANS) US Defence Secretary James Mattis paid a surprise visit to Kabul on Wednesday and pledged his country won't abandon Afghanistan. Hours after he touched down, the Taliban launched a rocket attack on the Kabul airport.


Sushma Swaraj and Ivanka Trump discuss women empowerment

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 09:12

New York, Sep 19, US President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka and India's External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj discussed here women empowerment and the upcoming Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Hyderabad.