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

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

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

'Trump admin will not shy away from tougher steps against Pak'

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 26 The Trump administration will not shy away from taking tougher steps if required to convince Pakistani leaders that it is in their interest to crackdown on terrorist...

Aug 26, 2017 11:04 AM | Newsscroll

Pakistan to United States: Stop asking to "do more'

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 26 : Pakistan will be convening an international conference to highlight its contribution towards the war against terrorism and to adopt a new policy which will...

Aug 25, 2017 12:11 PM | Newsscroll

No military action anticipated in near future in Venezuela:US

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 26 The Trump Administration has ruled out any military action on Venezuela in near future as the US slapped "strong" financial sanctions on the dictatorship in Latin...

Aug 26, 2017 10:24 AM | Newsscroll

Gorka 'no longer works at White House': Official

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 26 Sebastian Gorka, a controversial adviser to US President Donald Trump known for his rightwing views, no longer works at the White House, an administration official...

Aug 26, 2017 10:18 AM | Newsscroll

Texas calls for evacuations as storm Harvey catches strength

By Seema Hakhu KachruHouston, Aug 26 The tropical mega-storm Harvey, predicted to be the first major hurricane to hit the state in 12 years and taking aim at the heart of nation's oil refining...

Aug 26, 2017 5:49 AM | Newsscroll

US imposes financial sanctions on Venezuela    

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 25 The US today slapped "strong" financial sanctions on the dictatorship in Venezuela, barring banks from any new deals with the government.US President Donald Trump...

Aug 25, 2017 10:26 PM | Newsscroll

Keen to develop ties with Egypt: Trump to Sisi

Washington D.C. [U.S.A], August 25 :After suspending aid to Cairo, U.S. President Donald Trump made a phone call to Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and expressed his desire to overcome...

Aug 24, 2017 8:48 PM | Newsscroll