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  • John Kerry: US will push for ceasefire 5 days ago

    John Kerry says that US will push for ceasefire. "We have made some progress in moving towards a ceasefire,"said John Kerry. ...
  • US suspends flights to Israel following security concerns 6 days ago

    US suspended all its airlines to Israel following security concerns, after reports of a rocket attack near the Airport at Tel Aviv. Israel on Tuesday stepped up its assault on the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip, raising the Palestinian death toll to 604 in the 15-day conflict that has also left 29...
  • US: Ukraine does not have the capability to shoot down MH17 July 19, 2014

    In an interview with CNN-IBN, US says that the surface to air missile which brought the Malyasian airliner down couldn't have been Ukrainian as the country does not have such capability. Washington also says that Ukraine doesn't have the capability to shoot down a plane like this. ...
  • MH17 crash site looks like the biggest crime scene: Investigators July 19, 2014

    US President Barack Obama has called Malaysian plane crash a global tragedy. Obama said that an independent probe is essential. International monitors investigating the Malaysia Airlines crash in eastern Ukraine on Friday said that the team was not given full access to the site and was greeted with hostility by...
  • Malaysian plane crash: Confusion prevails over who fired the missile July 18, 2014

    A Malaysian airliner carrying 298 people crashed on Thursday in eastern Ukraine. The US has concluded that a Buk missile brought down that plane as not many missiles can shoot down a jet flying at nearly 33,000 feet. Buk surface-to-air missiles can strike targets at height of upto 49,000 feet....
  • Buk missile with high explosive warhead may have hit the Malaysian plane July 18, 2014

    A Malaysian plane was shot down on Thursday in eastern Ukraine. The US has concluded that a Buk missile brought down that plane. The Buk missile has high explosive warhead of 154 pounds and it's speed is 2684 MPH. This missile has the capability to shoot down a plane in...
  • Congress downplays US invite for Modi, says it's his right as the PM July 12, 2014

    A day after US President Barack Obama invited PM Narendra Modi to the US, the Congress has downplayed the invite saying that all Prime Ministers enjoy special privileges. "Narendra Modi's big wish was to go to America. His wish has been fulfilled. Obama's invitation is for a PM," Congress leader...
  • News 360: TMC says 'rape for revenge' matter over, no action against MP July 2, 2014

    The Trinamool Congress on Wednesday gave a clean chit to its Lok Sabha MP Tapas Pal for his 'rape for revenge' remark. TMC MP and spokesperson Derek O'Brien said that the matter is over now. "The TMC is satisfied with the tone and tenor of the Tapas Pal's apology letter....
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey July 1, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • US NSA spied BJP: Rajiv Pratap Rudy says need to verify reports first July 1, 2014

    Reacting to US National Security Agency's documents on spying upon six non-US political parties and another 193 foreign governments, BJP MP Rajiv Pratap Rudy said that the government need to verify reports first and MEA will address the matter. ...
  • Iraq crisis: 500 US troops, including 180 military advisors in Baghdad June 29, 2014

    As many as 500 US troops including 180 military advisors have been stationed in war-torn Iraq. Iraqi forces, meanwhile, claim that they have re-taken the city of Tikrit from ISIS control in a military offensive on Sunday. The Iraq air force launched air strikes on ISIS strongholds in the Anbar...
  • Iraqi leaders ready for a compromise: US June 26, 2014

    Iraqi leaders are ready for a compromise, says US Secretary of State John Kerry adding that they have indicated their willingness to work together to form a new united government. ...
  • 300 US military advisors to arrive in Iraq June 22, 2014

    The first of the 300 US military advisors are set to arrive in Iraq to help the government deal with the situation. US President Barack Obama announced that no more than 300 advisors would help the Iraqi government. ...
  • Barack Obama remembers his dad on Father's day June 15, 2014

    US President Barack Obama remembers his father and reveals how to make it special for all the fathers across the world. He said, "I know how important it is to have a dad in your life, because I grew up without my father around. I felt the weight of his...
  • Iraq: After Mosul, terrorists gain partial control over Tikrit June 12, 2014

    A day after taking over Mosul, Iraq's second-largest city, terrorists have gained near complete control of the northern city of Tikrit. Heavy fighting erupted inside Tikrit, the hometown of former Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein, and terrorists have reportedly taken over a military base as well. The Turkish consulate in Mosul...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey June 5, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Modi heads to US in September: Is Modi re-branding India's foreign policy? June 14, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to meet US President Barack Obama in a bilateral meeting in September. Modi has decided to go to the US for the UN General Assembly meeting and has agreed to have a bilateral meeting with Barack Obama. ...
  • News 360: 17 arrested over techie's murder in Pune, Centre seeks report June 5, 2014

    The Pune police have arrested 17 people suspected to be associated with a right wing group, Hindu Rashtra Sena, for allegedly beating a 24-year-old IT professional to death in Pune on Monday in a suspected hate crime. Some of those arrested have been charged with murder. ...
  • It is but natural: Tharoor on Modi-Obama meet June 14, 2014

    Speaking on the Modi-Obama meet, former Union Minister Shashi Throor told CNN-IBN, "It is but natural that a meeting between our PM and President Obama would happen,US being one of our important allies." ...
  • US now recognises need for developing relations with India: Chandra June 5, 2014

    Speaking on the Modi-Obama meet, former Cabinet Secretary Naresh Chandra told CNN-IBN, "It is a good sign that US has now recognised the need for developing issues with India.' ...
  • Modi-Obama bilateral meet likely in September June 14, 2014

    Eminent Indian American journalist Siddharth Varadrajan speaks about the bilateral meeting between India and US heads likely to take place in September. ...
  • Narendra Modi should revive US investment: Fareed Zakaria May 22, 2014

    How does the world view Narendra Modi's victory? What is the future of India-United States relationship with Narendra Modi as Prime Minister? CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sgarika Ghose interviews Fareed Zakaria, Editor, TIME magazine, author and commentator. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 21, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Should Modi reach out to Washington and Islamabad? May 21, 2014

    Diplomatic overtures have already begun even though the new government is yet to take office. In a first, SAARC leaders have been invited to PM's swearing-in ceremony. BJP on Wednesday said that it was Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi's desire to invite the heads of government of all SAARC countries to...
  • Modi won't make visa issue an obstacle in Indo-US ties: C Raja Mohan May 21, 2014

    Foreign policy expert C Raja Mohan said that PM-designate Narendra Modi wanted to improve relations with the United States. "He is not going to make the visa issue a problem in the Indo-US relationship." In 2005, the US State Department had revoked a visa that Modi had for travelling to...
  • Time to move on from the Khobragade issue: Sujatha Singh April 9, 2014

    Months after India snapped talks with the US over the arrest of diplomat Devyani Khobragade, it is ready to move on from the issue. While denying any role in the resignation of US ambassador Nancy Powell. Speaking to CNN-IBN, Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh says it is time to repair the...
  • Watch: T1 Prima Truck Racing Championship March 22, 2014

    The first ever truck racing was organised in US way back in 1979. However, truck racing became an international sporting event after it evolved in Europe. Now, India is all set to hold the truck racing event at Buddh International Circuit on March 23. ...
  • Hope there isn't another Cold War: Hillary Clinton on Crimean tension March 19, 2014

    Russia annexed Crimea on Tuesday despite warnings from the United States and western allies. Hillary Clinton weighed in on the conflict between Russia and the West saying that it all boils down to a 'clash of values'. ...
  • EU, US impose sanctions against 21 Russian, Crimean officials March 17, 2014

    Even as Moscow welcomed Crimea's resolution that declared the nation an independent, sovereign state, the West has called the referendum illegal and Ukraine has threatened legal action. The US and the European Union have also imposed travel bans, asset freezes against 21 Russian and Crimean officials. ...
  • Devyani's re-indictment an act of aggression, says her father March 15, 2014

    In a major setback to Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade, an arrest warrant has been issued against her in the US after she was re-indicted in the US visa fraud case. Devyani Khobragade's father, Uttam Khobragade said that this is a clear act of aggression and looks like it was deliberately...