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Impeachment over, Congress shifts focus to security failures

Impeachment over, Congress shifts focus to security failures

Independent panel to investigate US Capitol riots

US Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says she is a survivor of sexual assault

US Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says she is a survivor of sexual assault

US Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Monday revealed that she is a survivor of sexual assault as she opened up about her experien...Read More

US passes National Defense Authorization Act, calls out Chinese aggression against India at LAC

US passes National Defense Authorization Act, calls out Chinese aggression against India at LAC

The US Congress on Tuesday passed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which urges the Chinese government to end its military a...Read More

INCREDIBLY DIVERSE: US Congress gets first gay black man

INCREDIBLY DIVERSE: US Congress gets first gay black man

Torres, 32, a New York City Council Member, won the election from New York's 15th Congressional District, defeating Republican Patrick De...Read More

US: Trump accuses Congress members of leaking classified information from security briefings

US: Trump accuses Congress members of leaking classified information from security briefings

US President Donald Trump says Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe has decided to stop briefings on election security issues...Read More

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez calls out Republican Congressman who called her a fu***** bi***

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez calls out Republican Congressman who called her a fu***** bi***

New York Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, popularly known as AOC, has called out Florida Representative Ted Yoho after he accosted...Read More

US Congresses passes Uyghur Human Rights Policy, will redirect resources to address oppression of Muslim minorities in China

US Congresses passes Uyghur Human Rights Policy, will redirect resources to address oppression of Muslim minorities in China

By passing this bill, Congress is showing that the US will not turn a blind eye to the suffering of the oppressed, House Republican Leade...Read More

'Well done': Nirmala Sitharaman leads praises for Sunanda Vashist's speech on Kashmir in US Congress

'Well done': Nirmala Sitharaman leads praises for Sunanda Vashist's speech on Kashmir in US Congress

After Sunanda Vashisht's speech at Tom Lantos HR Commission hearing, she was praised on social media.On Thursday, columnist Sunanda Vashi...Read More

Resolution introduced in US Congress to honour slain Indian-American police officer Sandeep Singh Dhaliwal

Resolution introduced in US Congress to honour slain Indian-American police officer Sandeep Singh Dhaliwal

Mourning Dhaliwal's tragic death, the resolution described Dhaliwal as a remarkable and selfless hero who represented the very best of Am...Read More

'Owe India an apology': Indian-American attorney backs Jammu and Kashmir move in US Congress

'Owe India an apology': Indian-American attorney backs Jammu and Kashmir move in US Congress

Washington: Terror needs to be eradicated, so rights and freedoms mean something, a top Indian-American attorney has said as several US l...Read More

End communication blackout in Kashmir: US Congress committee

End communication blackout in Kashmir: US Congress committee

Washington: India's communication blackout in Kashmir is having a "devastating impact" on the lives and welfare of the people there, a po...Read More

FIR against celebrities: Shashi Tharoor writes PM Narendra Modi, expresses 'strong protest'

FIR against celebrities: Shashi Tharoor writes PM Narendra Modi, expresses 'strong protest'

The former Union minister also wanted to know since when had writing a letter to the elected leader of the country become the trigger for...Read More

US Congress to vote on bill to remove country-cap on Green Card

US Congress to vote on bill to remove country-cap on Green Card

Lifting the per-country cap on Green Card would mainly benefit high-tech professionals on H-1B work visas from countries like India, for ...Read More

Pentagon authorises USD 1 billion for Donald Trump’s US-Mexico border wall

Pentagon authorises USD 1 billion for Donald Trump’s US-Mexico border wall

Washington DC [USA]: The Pentagon on Monday (local time) notified the US Congress that it authorised the transfer of USD 1 billion for bu...Read More

Tulsi Gabbard is unsure if Syrian Prez Assad is war criminal

Tulsi Gabbard is unsure if Syrian Prez Assad is war criminal

Washington: Democratic presidential hopeful Tulsi Gabbard, the first Hindu lawmaker in the US Congress, has said she is unsure whether Sy...Read More

US President Donald Trump says he plans to end preferential trade treatment for India

US President Donald Trump says he plans to end preferential trade treatment for India

Washington: Arguing that New Delhi had failed to assure America that it would provide equitable and reasonable access to its markets in n...Read More

We will build the wall anyway: Donald Trump

We will build the wall anyway: Donald Trump

Texas: US President Donald Trump has announced that he would be “building the wall anyway”, while referring to setting up a barrier on th...Read More

US Muslim lawmaker Ilhan Omar apologises over remarks which triggered anti-Semitism row

US Muslim lawmaker Ilhan Omar apologises over remarks which triggered anti-Semitism row

Washington: Ilhan Abdullahi Omar, one of the first two Muslim women in the US Congress, has ‘unequivocally’ apologised for her remarks wh...Read More

Kamala Harris, Tulsi Gabbard to campaign in early-voting states in February

Kamala Harris, Tulsi Gabbard to campaign in early-voting states in February

Washington: Kamala Harris, the first Indian-origin Senator and Tulsi Gabbard, the first Hindu lawmaker in the US Congress, the two 2020 D...Read More

Proud to be 1st Hindu-American to run for president: Tulsi Gabbard

Proud to be 1st Hindu-American to run for president: Tulsi Gabbard

Washington: Democratic presidential aspirant Tulsi Gabbard has alleged that she had become a victim of “religious bigotry” and some media...Read More

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