US arrests Russian woman accused of being Kremlin agent

Washington |Tuesday, 2018 7:15:05 AM IST

A Russian woman was arrested in Washington on charges of being an unregistered foreign agent for the Kremlin, the US Justice Department announced Monday.

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U.S. Senate Democratic leader: Trump 'putting himself over' U.S.

WASHINGTON | Monday, Jul 16 2018 IST

U.S. Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer on Monday blasted President Donald Trump's comments at a news conference alongside Russian President Vladimir Putin, saying his actions have "strengthened o

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Obama calls for end to ethnic tensions

Nairobi |Tuesday, 2018 5:45:06 AM IST

Former United States President Barack Obama on Monday called for an end to ethnic tensions and tribal conflicts, citing Kenya, the country of his father's birth, as an example for Africa.

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Trump, Putin content with summit despite lack of concrete results

Helsinki |Tuesday, 2018 3:15:04 AM IST

US President Donald Trump and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Monday voiced their satisfaction with their first one-on-one meeting here, though acknowledged problems remain.

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Iran's army chief says US seeks insecurity in region

Tehran |Tuesday, 2018 2:45:04 AM IST

The US seeks insecurity and is against restoration of peace in the Middle East, Chief of Staff of Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Baqeri said on Monday.

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Suspect in killing of Indian student in US shot dead

New York |Tuesday, 2018 2:15:11 AM IST

A man who was a suspect in the killing of an Indian student in Kansas City has been shot dead by police after he shot and wounded three officers on Sunday, according to media reports.

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US judge temporarily halts deportation of reunited families

San Diego |Tuesday, 2018 2:15:06 AM IST

A US district judge in California ruled on Monday that President Donald Trump's administration must wait at least a week before deporting immigrant families reunited after being separated at the borde

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U.S. judge suspends deportations of reunited immigrant families

By Tom Hals Undated | Monday, Jul 16 2018 IST

The U.S. government was barred temporarily on Monday from quickly deporting immigrant parents reunited with their children while a federal court considers the impact on childrens' rights to seek asylu

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Republican Senator Corker: Trump comments on Putin make U.S. look like 'pushover'

WASHINGTON | Monday, Jul 16 2018 IST

The Republican head of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee Bob Corker said President Donald Trump's comments at a joint news conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday made the

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Over a billion people struggle to stay cool as Earth warms

By Alister Doyle OSLO | Monday, Jul 16 2018 IST

More than a billion people are at risk from a lack of air conditioning and refrigeration to keep them cool and to preserve food and medicines as global warming brings more high temperatures, a study s

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Death toll in Pakistan election rally bombing rises to 149

ISLAMABAD | Monday, Jul 16 2018 IST

The death toll from a suicide attack on an election rally in Pakistan's southwestern Baluchistan province on Friday spiked to 149, officials said, putting it among the deadliest attacks in the south A

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Erdogan, Trump emphasise importance of Manbij roadmap - Turkish presidency

ISTANBUL | Monday, Jul 16 2018 IST

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and U.S. President Donald Trump held a phone call on Monday and discussed the importance of implementing the joint roadmap in Syria's Manbij, Turkish presidency said i

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