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

Islamabad not parting ways with Washington: Pak FO

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 26 : Pakistan has said it is not parting ways with the United States despite differences in opinion arising after US President Donald Trump's revealed his strategy...

Aug 25, 2017 4:21 PM | Newsscroll

China might be interested in seeing stability in Afghanistan,

S Asia: OfficialBy Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 26 China might be interested in stability in Afghanistan and South Asia as it is building an ambitious infrastructure network in the region, a senior...

Aug 26, 2017 2:29 PM | Newsscroll

North Korea fires three missiles into sea: US

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 26 North Korea today launched three ballistic missiles, US military officials said, dampening President Donald Trump's optimism to strike a deal with Pyongyang to...

Aug 26, 2017 1:47 PM | Newsscroll

Venezuela to stage war games in warning to Trump

Caracas, Aug 26 Venezuela kicks off two days of military drills today in response to US President Donald Trump's threat of military action and newly announced sanctions on the crisis-stricken...

Aug 26, 2017 1:33 PM | Newsscroll

Trump signs memo banning transgender military recruits

(Eds: Updates)By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 26 President Donald Trump has reversed an Obama-era plan of recruiting transgenders in the US military, a decision Democrats said was "cruel" and meant to...

Aug 26, 2017 1:33 PM | Newsscroll

Trump administration issues fresh sanctions for Venezuela

Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], August 26 : US President Donald Trump imposed fresh sanctions on Venezuela on Friday to squeeze the oil-based economy that sustains Venezuelen President Nicolas...

Aug 25, 2017 2:38 PM | Newsscroll

Market register gains for the week, rise 71 points

Mumbai, Aug 26 Stocks: The market registered gains for the week by rising 71.38 points to close at 31,596.06, while the broader Nifty garnered 19.65 points to finish at at 9,857.05.The successive...

Aug 26, 2017 1:09 PM | Newsscroll

Afghan commanders expecting more support from Trump Administration under new US policy

Kabul [Afghanistan], Aug 26 : Afghan commanders are expecting more support for the Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF) from the Trump Administration under the new US strategy...

Aug 25, 2017 2:17 PM | Newsscroll

Pak FM to embark 3-day tour for consultations on Afghan policy

By Sajjad HussainIslamabad, Aug 26 Pakistan Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif will visit the country's "all-weather ally" China, Russia and Turkey next week for consultations on the new US...

Aug 26, 2017 12:25 PM | Newsscroll