Bill Pullman joins Christian Bale in a film about Dick Cheney

Los Angeles, Aug 23 Actor Bill Pullman has been tapped to star as Nelson Rockfeller, the 41st Vice President of the US, in Adam Mckay's film about Dick Cheney.The "Independence Day" star has joined...

Aug 23, 2017 9:45 AM | Newsscroll

Taliban warns Afghanistan will become 'graveyard' for US

Kabul, Aug 22 The Taliban warned that Afghanistan would become "a graveyard" for the United States today after President Donald Trump cleared the way for thousands more American troops to be sent to...

Aug 22, 2017 11:07 AM | Newsscroll

Former presidents Bush condemn bigotry, anti-Semitism

Washington, Aug 16 Former US leaders George H W Bush and George W Bush today issued a tough joint statement condemning racial bigotry and anti-Semitism, in a veiled rebuke of President Donald...

Aug 17, 2017 12:13 AM | Newsscroll

Former presidents Bush condemn bigotry, anti-Semitism

Washington, Aug 16 Former US presidents George H W Bush and George W Bush today issued a tough joint statement condemning racial bigotry and anti-Semitism, in a veiled rebuke of Donald...

Aug 16, 2017 9:38 PM | Newsscroll

Senate confirms 3 Indian-Americans to key US gov't positions

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 4 The Senate has unanimously confirmed three Indian-Americans to key government positions, including one as the Trump administration's czar on intellectual property -...

Aug 04, 2017 9:43 AM | Newsscroll

Prez's transcripts leak is a matter of national security: WH

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 4 The leak of transcripts of telephonic conversations between US President Donald Trump and the leaders of Mexico and Australia is a national security matter, the White...

Aug 04, 2017 5:29 AM | Newsscroll

Senate OKs Trump's pick for No. 2 job at Energy Department

Washington, Aug 4 The Senate confirmed President Donald Trump's choice to be the Energy Department's No. 2 official, even as a Republican senator vowed to block the Trump administration's plans to...

Aug 04, 2017 3:43 AM | Newsscroll

Trump set to embark on 1st vacation since inauguration

Washington, Aug 3 Donald Trump once questioned the wisdom of taking vacations. "What's the point?" he asked.But now the president is getting ready to join the annual August exodus from this town he...

Aug 03, 2017 2:07 PM | Newsscroll

'Trump wants US commander in Afghanistan Gen Nicholson fired' 

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 3 US President Donald Trump wants to fire General John Nicholson, his top commander in Afghanistan, as he believes Taliban is increasingly gaining ground in the...

Aug 03, 2017 8:48 AM | Newsscroll

Trump's choice Christopher Wray confirmed as new FBI director

(Eds: Updating with more details)By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 2 The US Senate has overwhelmingly confirmed Christopher Wray as the new FBI director, replacing James Comey who was abruptly fired by...

Aug 02, 2017 1:11 PM | Newsscroll