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  • After months of secret talks, US, Cuba restore ties 8 hours 31 minutes ago

    The thaw in ties between US and Cuba has been facilitated after 18 months of secret talks hosted largely by Canada and encouraged by Pope Francis. ...
  • CIA director defends the US Senate torture report on al-Qaeda suspects 6 days ago

    After several countries condemned the US Senate torture report by the CIA on al-Qaeda suspects, CIA director John Brennan has defended their actions. He however did admit that in some cases the methods used were abhorrent. ...
  • Soon we will be bigger than the US in terms of connected users: Google India MD 6 days ago

    After Google's partnership with the government to build a digital India, lots of new online initiatives are being taken. Google India MD Rajan Anandan said,"At the end of this month India will cross 300 million internet users and over the next year, we are going to be significantly bigger...
  • CIA misled public on torture of 9/11 attack detainees: US report December 10, 2014

    The CIA misled the White House and public about its torture of detainees after the September 11 attacks and acted more brutally and pervasively than it acknowledged, a US Senate report said on Tuesday, drawing calls to prosecute American officials. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories November 25, 2014

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay November 25, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Civil unrest in Ferguson, 29 protesters arrested November 25, 2014

    A Missouri grand jury has decided not to indict a police officer in the shooting death of 18-year-old African American Michael Brown in August. The decision has once again sparked off tension in Ferguson. ...
  • Race colours Ferguson verdict November 25, 2014

    In the US, the city of Ferguson is burning after a 12 member jury decided not to indict the white police officer who shot dead an unarmed African Amercian teenager in August. ...
  • Grand jury decides not to indict Ferguson policeman for Michael Brown's death November 25, 2014

    A Missouri grand jury has decided not to indict a police officer in the shooting death of 18-year-old African American Michael Brown in August. The decision has once again sparked off tension in Ferguson. US President Barack Obama said that whoever wants to protest against the decision, must do it...
  • Police shoots 12-year-old boy in US, mistakes fake gun for a real one November 24, 2014

    The police shot a 12-year-old boy from Cleveland in the US. The police say they mistook the fake gun he was carrying for a real one. Sadly the boy succumbed to his injuries. ...
  • Snow storm in western New York kills 13 people November 22, 2014

    The city of Buffalo was estimated to have received as much snow in three days as it normally gets in a year. In parts of the city the snow was estimated to be as much as 2.4m (8ft) deep. The storms have been blamed for at least 13 deaths in...
  • Snowstorm grips New York, travel ban to be imposed November 22, 2014

    After it snowed nearly seven feet in three days killing 13 people, the next threat is not the cold, but the heat as snow begins to melt, potentially causing floods. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay November 21, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • Immigrants work hard, often in tough, low-paying jobs: Barack Obama November 21, 2014

    US President Barack Obama has announced sweeping changes to the country's immigration policies. "Will make it easier for skilled workers and graduates to stay. Most of these immigrants have been here for a long time. Immigrants work hard, often in tough, low-paying jobs," said Obama. ...
  • We are and will always remain a nation of immigrants: Barack Obama November 21, 2014

    US President Barack Obama has announced sweeping changes to the country's immigration policies. He has used executive power to shield five million undocumented immigrants. The changes will offer many a chance to stay temporarily in the country for three years, as long as they pass background checks and pay back...
  • ISIS beheads another American November 17, 2014

    ISIS on Sunday released a video showing the brutal execution of US aid worker Peter Kassig. US President Barack Obama has confirmed the killing and termed it as 'pure evil'. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay November 16, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • Barack Obama warns of dangers of outright conflict in Asia November 15, 2014

    On the sidelines of G-20 summit, US President Barack Obama warned of the dangers of outright conflict in Asia. In a speech at Queensland University in Brisbane, Obama said, "Asia's security order must not be based on coercion or intimidation, where big nations bully the small, but on alliances for...
  • Watch: China unveils sophisticated J-31 stealth fighter aircraft November 13, 2014

    In a major move in the new global arms race China has unveiled its new stealth fighter jet J-31. US suspects foul play as it looks strikingly similar to an American model stealth jet. ...
  • PM Modi's address at Sydney Olympic Park will be as good as US Madison Square's: RSS worker November 13, 2014

    The second stop in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's three-nation tour is Australia. He will also be addressing 15,000 members of the Indian community at Sydney Olympic Park. A Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh worker said the event will be as good as that happened in Madison Square in US. He said, "Modi's...
  • Watch: Vladimir Putin got flak for what he put on the first lady's shoulders November 13, 2014

    US President Barack Obama and Russian President Putin are getting lampooned on social media for their antics. ...
  • Can't confirm if Baghdadi was killed in air-strike: US State Department November 11, 2014

    After the US army conducted air-strikes in Mosul, uncertainty remains whether ISIS leader Baghdadi was actually killed in the incident. ...
  • Back from North Korea, Americans recount horror November 10, 2014

    Two Americans who spent many months imprisoned in North Korea are now back on the US soil. ...
  • Obama defends his decision to deploy forces to Iraq to fight against ISIS November 10, 2014

    US President Barack Obama is defending his decision to deploy more forces to Iraq to fight against Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. US has recently approved additional 1,500 troops. Obama said, "What hasn't changed is our troops are not engaged in combat." ...
  • Obama looks forward to working with the newly-elected US Senate November 6, 2014

    After the results for US mid-term elections were out on Wednesday, President Barack Obama said that his work with the newly elected US Senate has already begun. ...
  • Bad news for US President Obama as Republicans take control of US Senate November 5, 2014

    In a major blow to the Democrats and US President Barack Obama, the Republicans have achieved the majority in the US Senate breaching the halfway mark by winning 52 seats. The Republicans have bagged Senate seats in the US states of Iowa, North Carolina, Colorado, Arkansas, South Dakota, Montana and...
  • Watch: Bike rider frees woman trapped underneath her car in US October 30, 2014

    A bike rider in San Diego freed a woman who was trapped underneath her car on the highway. He recorded the incident on his helmet camera and it has now gone viral, one year later. ...
  • US will witness Ebola cases until outbreak stopped in west Africa: Obama October 30, 2014

    Even though there has been a decline in Ebola cases, US President Barack Obama said that until the outbreak is stopped in west Africa, America will continue to witness individual cases. Obama said, "I want America to understand, the truth is, until we stop this outbreak in west Africa, we...
  • Ebola can be contained if everyone stays vigilant, says Barack Obama October 29, 2014

    President Barack Obama has said that Ebola can be contained if everyone stays vigilant and works together. The Pentagon added that Ebola response troops must be put on a 21-day regimented quarantine programme after they return to the United States. The proposal has been put forward to Defense Secretary Chuck...
  • US officials announce mandatory quarantines against Ebola October 25, 2014

    US Officials have announced mandatory quarantines against Ebola for travellers at risk. The news comes as a New York city doctor is now in a hospital after testing positive for Ebola. A nurse who was the first to catch Ebola on US soil, though, has been declared free of the...