US will need India to counter China: US think tank

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Jun 23 Even as the Trump administration is cosying up to the Chinese, the US will need India to counter Beijing's growing influence in the world, a top American think-tank...

Jun 23, 2017 3:51 PM | Newsscroll

'Trump-Modi meet must focus on new priority areas in ties'

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Jun 23 Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump in their maiden bilateral meeting must focus on establishing new priority areas in the Indo-US...

Jun 23, 2017 3:32 PM | Newsscroll

Indian-Americans gear up to welcome PM Modi

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Jun 23 Indian-Americans here are eagerly looking forward to welcoming Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a big way during his visit to the US capital to meet President Donald...

Jun 23, 2017 3:18 PM | Newsscroll

Jaishankar to call on Tillerson ahead of Modi-Trump meeting

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Jun 23 Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar will call on US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to give final touches to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first meeting with President...

Jun 23, 2017 3:07 PM | Newsscroll

US will need India to counter China: US think tank

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Jun 23 Even as the Trump administration is cosying up to the Chinese, the US will need India to counter Beijing's growing influence in the world, a top American think-tank...

Jun 23, 2017 2:29 PM | Newsscroll

Hindus facing persecution in Pak, B'desh: Report

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Jun 23 Hindus are facing violence, social persecution and marginalisation in countries like Pakistan and Bangladesh where they are in minority, according to a report by a...

Jun 23, 2017 2:14 PM | Newsscroll

Bill tabled in US House to revoke Pak's ally status

(Eds: Updating with background)By Lalit K JhaWashington, Jun 23 A bipartisan bill seeking to revoke Pakistan's status as major non-NATO ally (MNNA) to the US has been introduced in the House of...

Jun 23, 2017 1:46 PM | Newsscroll

Most popular selfies are about looks: study

Washington, Jun 23 More than half of the selfies clicked are about appearance of people, highlighting their make-up, clothes and lips, according to a study that analysed 2.5 million pictures on...

Jun 23, 2017 1:27 PM | Newsscroll

Russia warships and sub fire cruise missiles at Syria: Moscow

Moscow, Jun 23 Two Russian warships and a submarine in the Mediterranean have fired missiles at Islamic State group targets in Syria, the defence ministry said today.It said that Turkish and Israeli...

Jun 23, 2017 1:21 PM | Newsscroll

China's top diplomat holds talks with Trump on N Korea

Washington, Jun 23 China's top diplomat told Donald Trump that Beijing was willing to keep working with Washington to defuse tensions on the Korean peninsula -- days after the US leader implied that...

Jun 23, 2017 1:18 PM | Newsscroll