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

N-Korea fires three short-range ballistic missiles

Washington [USA], August 26 : North Korea has fired three short-range ballistic missiles from its Kangwon province, which flew for about 250km (150 miles). The first and third missiles...

Aug 25, 2017 10:12 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 welcomes launch of 'Afghan Compact'            

By Lalit K Jha            Washington, Aug 25 The United States has welcomed the launch of 'Afghan Compact', an initiative under which a decree has been signed by Afghanistan President...

Aug 25, 2017 8:21 AM | Newsscroll

Tillerson speaks with Chinese counterpart on S. Asia strategy

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 24 US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has given an overview on the new South Asia strategy of the Trump Administration to his Chinese counterpart Yang Jiechi after...

Aug 24, 2017 7:21 AM | Newsscroll

Chinese state councilor, Tillerson discuss bilateral ties, Afghanistan

Beijing [China], August 24 : Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi discussed on China-U.S. relations and the Afghanistan issue with on telephone. "China and the US have been...

Aug 23, 2017 8:17 AM | Newsscroll

Treat us with respect: Pakistan Army chief to US

By Sajjad HussainIslamabad, Aug 23 Pakistan is not seeking material or financial help from the US, but Washington must trust and treat it with respect, Army chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa today told...

Aug 23, 2017 9:08 PM | Newsscroll

Sonic Attacks on Diplomats:Tillerson calls on Cuban government to probe

Washington [U.S.A.], August 21 :U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has called on Cuba's government to figure out who is behind the attacks using sonic weapon on American and Canadian...

Aug 20, 2017 7:30 PM | Newsscroll

Suspect in killings of 2 Florida officers arrested at bar

Kissimmee (US), Aug 20 A police officer in Florida died from his injuries today, a day after his colleague was killed when a suspect fired at them during a scuffle while they were on patrol. The...

Aug 20, 2017 8:09 AM | Newsscroll

George H. W. Bush, George W. Bush denounce Charlottesville violence

Washington D.C. [United States], Aug. 16 : Former United States presidents George H. W. Bush and George W. Bush on Wednesday condemned the violent clashes in Charlottesville over the weekend...

Aug 16, 2017 12:29 AM | Newsscroll