US House panel to hold hearing on Navy warship collisions

Washington [US], Aug 24 : The United States House Armed Services Committee will hold a hearing on the slew of deadly warship collisions which have been taking place lately, when Congress...

Aug 23, 2017 9:47 AM | Newsscroll

US lawmakers, experts welcome Trump strategy on Afghanistan

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 22 Top American lawmakers and foreign policy experts today welcomed President Donald Trump's new Afghan policy and his tough stand on Pakistan's support to terror...

Aug 22, 2017 12:50 PM | Newsscroll

Trump to announce new Afghan strategy: White House

(Eds: Adds details, McCain criticism)By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 21 US President Donald Trump will announce America's new strategy in Afghanistan today, nearly 16 years after the war began in the...

Aug 21, 2017 10:38 AM | Newsscroll

Trump elevates Cyber Command to full combatant unit

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 18 President Donald Trump today announced that US Cyber Command would be elevated to a full combatant unit, making it equivalent to the groups that oversee military...

Aug 18, 2017 9:33 PM | Newsscroll

Before Camp David talks, Mattis says Afghan strategy is near

Washington, Aug 17 After months of sometimes heated internal debate, the Trump administration has almost reached a decision on a new approach for fighting the 16-year-old war in Afghanistan, Defense...

Aug 18, 2017 2:08 AM | Newsscroll

Getting closer to deciding Afghan policy: Trump

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 11 President Donald Trump has said that he is close to taking a decision on Afghanistan, for which his administration is carrying out a review of policy, with Senator...

Aug 11, 2017 8:16 AM | Newsscroll

McCain proposes Afghan strategy, seeks gratuated costs on Pak

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 10 Stating that President Donald Trump's administration "had no strategy" in Afghanistan, top US Senator John McCain today unveiled his own plan for the war-torn...

Aug 10, 2017 9:54 PM | Newsscroll

McCain urges Trump Admin to resolve differences on Afghanistan

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 3 Asserting that the prime reason for America's failure in Afghanistan is a "lack of successful policy and strategic guidance" from Washington, Top Republican Senator...

Aug 03, 2017 10:43 PM | Newsscroll

Act against countries using non-state actors, says Afghanistan

(Eds: Updating with more inputs)By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 3 In a veiled attack on Pakistan, Afghanistan today said it wants the international community to take action against countries using...

Aug 03, 2017 4:46 PM | Newsscroll

Afghanistan for action against those using non-state actors

for foreign policyBy Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 3 In a veiled attack on Pakistan, Afghanistan today said it wants the international community to start taking action against countries using non-state...

Aug 03, 2017 10:49 AM | Newsscroll