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Civil nuclear deal will be part of Modi-Trump discussions: WH

Civil nuclear deal will be part of Modi-Trump discussions: WH

world June 24, 2017 at 6:27 am 0 comments

Washington, June 24 The civil nuclear deal would be part of the discussions between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Donald Trump, the White House has said, emphasising that the US was looking forward to its nuclear reactors contributing to India’s energy security. “In terms of the actual deals, theRead More

Trump tweet meets Comey tapes records request: White House

world June 24, 2017 at 6:26 am 0 comments

Washington, June 24 The White House said in a letter on Friday that a tweet by President Donald Trump on Thursday was the formal answer to a request by the House of Representatives Intelligence Committee for information about records of conversations with fired FBI Director James Comey. The letter toRead More

US keen on providing India defence tech reserved for close allies

world June 24, 2017 at 6:25 am 0 comments

Washington, June 24 The US is interested in providing India with the kind of defence technology it normally reserves for its closest allies, the White House has said, signalling the Trump administration’s resolve to strengthen the bilateral defence relationship. However, a senior administration official refrained from confirming reports that theRead More

Modi to be first world leader to have White House dinner with Trump

Modi to be first world leader to have White House dinner with Trump

world June 24, 2017 at 6:24 am 0 comments

Washington, June 24 Seeking to “roll out a red-carpet welcome” to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, US President Donald Trump would host him for a working dinner at the White House on Monday, the first of its kind under the administration. “The White House is very interested in making this aRead More

Overruling diplomats, US to Iraq, Myanmar from child soldiers’ list

world June 24, 2017 at 6:24 am 0 comments

Washington, June 24 In a highly unusual intervention, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson plans to remove Iraq and Myanmar from a US list of the world’s worst offenders in the use of child soldiers, disregarding the recommendations of State Department experts and senior US diplomats, US officials said. The decision,Read More

No plans for H-1B to come up specifically during Modi-Trump meet: White House

world June 24, 2017 at 6:23 am 0 comments

Washington, June 24 The White House has said that there were no specific plans to raise the contentious H-1B visa issue during US President Donald Trump’s meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi as the issue was under review and there have been no changes in the existing policy. “On theRead More

Suicide bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plot

world June 24, 2017 at 6:23 am 0 comments

Riyadh, June 24 A suicide bomber blew himself up near the Grand Mosque at Mecca as police disrupted a plot to target the holiest site in Islam just as the fasting month of Ramadan ends, Saudi security forces said on Saturday. The Interior Ministry said it launched a raid aroundRead More

Over 100 people feared buried in China landslide

world June 24, 2017 at 6:22 am 0 comments

Beijing, June 24 Over 100 people were feared buried on Saturday after a massive landslide smashed into their homes in southwest China’s Sichuan Province. The landslide smashed into some 40 homes, where about 100 people were feared to be buried, officials in the Maoxian County were quoted by the state-runRead More

At UN, India attacks Pak; asks about terror funding source

At UN, India attacks Pak; asks about terror funding source

world June 22, 2017 at 9:18 pm 0 comments

United Nations, June 22 In a veiled reference to Pakistan, India has asked the UN member states to find the source from where the “anti-government elements” in Afghanistan were getting weapons, training and funds to fight one of the biggest collective military forces in the world. “We see a growingRead More

At least 20 dead, 50 hurt as car bomb hits bank in south Afghanistan

world June 22, 2017 at 9:17 pm 0 comments

Lashkar Gah (Afghanistan), June 22 A car bomb exploded outside a bank in Lashkar Gah, capital of the southern Afghan province of Helmand on Thursday, killing and injuring dozens of civilians and members of the security forces waiting to collect their pay, officials said. Omar Zwak, spokesman for the provincialRead More