16 US officials hurt in Cuba 'acoustic attack'

Washington [U.S.A.], August 25 : The United States Department of State has confirmed that at least 16 US officials were hurt in what is dubbed as Cuba's 'acoustic attack' on the US embassy...

Aug 24, 2017 6:26 AM | Newsscroll

16 US staff were hurt in Cuba embassy 'health attack'

Washington, Aug 24 No fewer than 16 Americans were hurt in what has previously been dubbed an acoustic attack on the US mission in Cuba, the State Department said today.Spokeswoman Heather Nauert...

Aug 25, 2017 1:33 AM | Newsscroll

US to limit visas from 4 nations that won't take deportees

Washington, Aug 24 The Trump administration is poised to impose visa restrictions on four Asian and African nations refusing to take back their citizens who've been deported from the United States,...

Aug 25, 2017 1:32 AM | Newsscroll

Sonic Attacks on Diplomats:Tillerson calls on Cuban government to probe

Washington [U.S.A.], August 21 :U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has called on Cuba's government to figure out who is behind the attacks using sonic weapon on American and Canadian...

Aug 20, 2017 7:30 PM | Newsscroll

Prez's arts council quits over Trump's Charlottesville remarks

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 19 The members of the President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities (PCAH), an advisory committee to the White House on cultural issues, have resigned citing the...

Aug 19, 2017 7:38 AM | Newsscroll

Anand finishes joint eighth in St Louis Rapid

By Our Chess CorrespondentSt Louis (USA), Aug 17 Former world champion Viswanathan Anand suffered a disappointing final round loss against Sergey Karjakin of Russia to finish joint eighth in the St...

Aug 17, 2017 8:10 PM | Newsscroll

Venezuela's Maduro makes surprise visit to Cuba

Havana, Aug 16 Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro paid tribute to the late leftist icon Fidel Castro during a surprise visit to Cuba, state media reported today.The daily Granma said Maduro...

Aug 16, 2017 9:12 PM | Newsscroll

Anand draws with Kasparov in 'clash of the titans'

St.Louis, Aug 16 Former world champion Viswanathan Anand rose back from a bad start to score one win and two draws on the second day of St. Louis Rapid chess, including a draw against his old rival...

Aug 16, 2017 9:00 PM | Newsscroll

Anand starts badly in St. Louis Rapid

By Our Chess CorrespondentSt. Louis (USA), Aug 15 Former world champion Viswanathan Anand failed to change gears and suffered two losses on the opening day of St. Louis Rapid and Blitz chess...

Aug 15, 2017 6:28 PM | Newsscroll

Maduro orders Venezuela military drill after Trump threat

Caracas, Aug 15 Venezuelan leader Nicolas Maduro has ordered his armed forces to carry out a national exercise next week in response to US President Donald Trump's threat of possible military...

Aug 15, 2017 7:46 AM | Newsscroll