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I thought we were done: Passenger recalls experience when plane's engine burst into flames mid-air

I thought we were done: Passenger recalls experience when plane's engine burst into flames mid-air

The Boeing 777-200, headed from Denver to Honolulu on Saturday with 231 passengers and 10 crew aboard, suffered a catastrophic failure in...Read More

No hasty or disorderly withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan: US Defence Secretary

No hasty or disorderly withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan: US Defence Secretary

US and the Taliban reached an agreement in February 2020 that called for a permanent ceasefire, peace negotiations between the Taliban an...Read More

US, Europe need to develop joint strategy on China, Russia: German Chancellor

US, Europe need to develop joint strategy on China, Russia: German Chancellor

Angela Merkel said that China has gained more power on the international stage and the transatlantic alliance needs to react to the devel...Read More

Lawyer who defended Donald Trump accustomed to political disaster

Lawyer who defended Donald Trump accustomed to political disaster

Bruce L Castor's moment in the national glare, televised from the well of the Senate chamber, was seen as an ambling and at times aimless...Read More

56% Americans want Trump's conviction in impeachment trial: Poll

56% Americans want Trump's conviction in impeachment trial: Poll

A new poll has revealed that 56 per cent Americans want former US President Donald Trump to be convicted in his second Senate impeachment...Read More

US in touch with India and Japan on coup in Myanmar: State Department

US in touch with India and Japan on coup in Myanmar: State Department

Police levelled their first formal charge against Myanmar's ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi

US: Joe Biden chooses veteran diplomat William Burns as CIA director

US: Joe Biden chooses veteran diplomat William Burns as CIA director

Washington: President-elect Joe Biden announced on Monday he has chosen veteran diplomat William Burns to be his CIA director.A former am...Read More

China to overtake US as world's biggest economy by 2028: Report

China to overtake US as world's biggest economy by 2028: Report

This is five years earlier than previously estimated due to the contrasting recoveries of the two countries from the COVID-19 pandemic.

American Facebook friend dupes Wai farmer of ₹9.5 lakh

American Facebook friend dupes Wai farmer of ₹9.5 lakh

The victim was lured with an offer of investing capital in a mall

Mumbai Crime Watch:  4 held in fake call centre scam duping US nationals

Mumbai Crime Watch: 4 held in fake call centre scam duping US nationals

The four accused used to send bulk messages to US nationals. In those messages, the accused posted that their vehicle was used in some cr...Read More

Mumbai Crime Watch:  BE graduate held for handling payments of international call centre racketeers

Mumbai Crime Watch: BE graduate held for handling payments of international call centre racketeers

Akshay Rahaklar was processing international payments for the racketeers. Several shell companies were established in the USA and payment...Read More

Historic Democratic convention kicks off with a call to unite America and defeat Donald Trump

Historic Democratic convention kicks off with a call to unite America and defeat Donald Trump

All set to script history by nominating Indian-origin Senator Kamala Harris as the vice presidential candidate, the Democratic National C...Read More

'Can't believe he has nuclear codes': Twitter on Trump bragging about 'having fewer COVID-19 cases than the world'

'Can't believe he has nuclear codes': Twitter on Trump bragging about 'having fewer COVID-19 cases than the world'

US President Donald Trump on Monday claimed that America was "lower than the world" regarding coronavirus data, before suggesting South K...Read More

Happy Birthday Barack Obama: 10 inspiring quotes from former POTUS

Happy Birthday Barack Obama: 10 inspiring quotes from former POTUS

Born as Barack Hussein Obama II, former US President Barack Obama will celebrate his 59th birthday on Tuesday, August 4. Serving two term...Read More

OYO to lay off several furloughed employees in US

OYO to lay off several furloughed employees in US

In a leaked email accessed by Skift, OYO Chief Operating Officer Abhinav Sinha said that owing to the pandemic, OYO US would not be in a ...Read More

Majority of Americans in favour of controlling pandemic outbreak rather than restarting economy, poll finds

Majority of Americans in favour of controlling pandemic outbreak rather than restarting economy, poll finds

Despite the coronavirus ripping through US economy and upending everything- from junk bonds to prices for orange juice- a majority of Ame...Read More

George Floyd murder: Market House in Fayetteville set on fire; Mayor calls for night curfew

George Floyd murder: Market House in Fayetteville set on fire; Mayor calls for night curfew

Amid the protests over the death of George Floyd, a Market House in Fayetteville was set on fire on Saturday afternoon, reported CBS17. T...Read More

US to designate ANTIFA as terrorist organisation: Donald Trump

US to designate ANTIFA as terrorist organisation: Donald Trump

The United States of America has designated ANTIFA, the anti-fascist group, as a terrorist organisation, said President Donald Trump on S...Read More

Black counties record over half of CoVID-19 cases, nearly 60 per cent
deaths in US, study finds

Black counties record over half of CoVID-19 cases, nearly 60 per cent deaths in US, study finds

The results of the study also found that socio-economic factors such as employment status, medical care, poor air, water quality and acce...Read More

Latest Coronavirus Update: US reports 10,000 cases in single day

Latest Coronavirus Update: US reports 10,000 cases in single day

Till Monday, 43,734 confirmed cases of coronavirus were reported in the United States. Of these, over 10,000 were added in one day, accor...Read More

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