Us Lawmaker

  • Edward Snowden is not a patriot, says Barack Obama 10-08-2013 07:40 AM

    Washington: Days after a US lawmaker compared Edward Snowden with Mahatma Gandhi, US President Barack Obama said the former CIA contractor who leaked to the world the secretive internet and phone surveillance programs, is not a patriot. "I don't think Snowden was a patriot," Obama told reporters during a White...
  • India not willing to play by the rules: US lawmakers 29-06-2013 09:45 AM

    Washington: Top American lawmakers on Friday criticised India's trade and business policies, saying that New Delhi is not willing to play by the rules. "When you look at India's industrial policy, trade barriers, the rampant piracy, the tax discrimination and what appears to be an absolute disregard for our intellectual...
  • Lawmakers accuse Obama administration of abusing free speech rights 16-05-2013 03:48 AM

    Washington: US lawmakers accused the Obama administration on Wednesday of trampling on free speech rights and evading questions about the Justice Department's secret seizure of Associated Press telephone records. US Attorney General Eric Holder, testifying before a House of Representatives panel, provided limited responses on the issue, noting he had...
  • Time to change policy towards Pak: US lawmaker 04-11-2011 06:22 AM

    Washington: Pakistan is making no effort to reign in the Lashkar-e-Taiba or other terrorist organisations and it was time America changed its policy towards the country, a top US lawmaker has said. "It is not a secret that LeT which was responsible for the horrific November 2006 massacre of civilians...
  • Can US lawmakers seal the debt deal in time? 31-07-2011 08:07 AM

    If the US doesn't raise the $ 14.3 trillion debt ceiling by Tuesday, it will run out of money. ...
  • US politician in storm over lewd photo 03-06-2011 08:23 AM

    Washington: A Democratic congressman has found himself in the center of America's latest political storm after a lewd photo was sent from his Twitter account to a female college student. The congressman, Anthony Weiner, denies he sent the waist-down photo showing a man's bulging underwear. But he says he does...
  • US lawmaker introduces bill to cut off Pak aid 11-05-2011 02:18 PM

    Washington: A key US lawmaker has introduced a bill in the House of Representatives to stop American aid to Pakistan, saying the killing of al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden in Abbottabad has made it clear that Islamabad concealed, protected and enabled him for many years. "We can no longer afford...
  • Combat mission in Iraq is over, says Obama 01-09-2010 07:38 AM

    Washington: Formally declaring that combat mission in Iraq is over US President Barack Obama has said that this milestone should serve as a message to the world that it intends to sustain and strengthen our leadership in the 21st century. "This milestone should serve as a reminder to all Americans...
  • Diminish ties with Iran, US warns India 08-08-2007 10:55 AM

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