Trump pardons Arizona's controversial ex-sheriff Joe Arpaio

Washington, Aug 26 US President Donald Trump has pardoned controversial former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio, who was convicted last month of criminal contempt for illegally targeting Hispanic...

Aug 26, 2017 4:15 PM | Newsscroll

Scandal-hit Malaysian PM to visit White House

Kuala Lumpur, Aug 24 US President Donald Trump has invited Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak to Washington, officials said today, despite a Justice Department investigation into a major...

Aug 24, 2017 10:38 AM | Newsscroll

Jailed Hong Kong activist Wong back in court

Hong Kong, Aug 22 With hair newly shaven in accordance with Hong Kong prison rules, jailed pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong was in court again today on more protest- related charges.Wong, Nathan...

Aug 22, 2017 6:41 PM | Newsscroll

Arkansas police checking suicide call find man, 2 kids dead

Little Rock(US), Aug 21 Officers responding to the scene of a possible suicide of a 39-year-old man in Little Rock found an even more troubling scene when they discovered the victim was dead in bed...

Aug 22, 2017 1:29 AM | Newsscroll

Take edu responsibility of child of rape victim: HC to govt

Chandigarh, Aug 19 The Punjab and Haryana High Court has directed the Haryana government to take the responsibility of school education of a child born to a gang-rape victim.Justice Rakesh Kumar...

Aug 19, 2017 8:01 PM | Newsscroll

Hong Kong's Umbrella Movement leaders jailed

Hong Kong, Aug 17 Joshua Wong and two other young leaders of Hong Kong's huge Umbrella Movement rallies in 2014 were jailed today for their role in the pro-democracy protests.Wong, Nathan Law and...

Aug 17, 2017 2:52 PM | Newsscroll

Trump's Charlottesville remarks a "disgrace": Indian-Americans

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 16 Indian-Americans have condemned US President Donald Trump's remarks blaming "both sides" for the Charlottesville violence and termed his defence of neo- Nazi groups...

Aug 16, 2017 1:04 PM | Newsscroll

Merck, Under Armour CEOs quit Trump advisory panel over rally

responseNew York, Aug 15 The chief executives of Merck and Under Armour chief have resigned from a White House advisory panel on manufacturing after President Donald Trump's initial failure to...

Aug 15, 2017 8:00 AM | Newsscroll

Trump calls racism 'evil'; slams white supremacists, neo-Nazis

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 14 US President Donald Trump today denounced racism as "evil" as he slammed white supremacist and neo-Nazi groups for the weekend violence in Charlottesville,...

Aug 14, 2017 10:43 PM | Newsscroll

'Charlottesville violence fits definition of domestic terror'

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 14 The violence in Charlottesville in which a suspected white supremacist rammed a car on a crowd of protesters fits the definition of "domestic terrorism", US Attorney...

Aug 14, 2017 8:33 PM | Newsscroll