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  • Kanye West slams Kim's exes in his new track 10-04-2014 11:19 AM

    Los Angeles: In his brand new song, singer Kanye West has slammed socialite-fiance Kim Kardashian's former lovers Kris Humphries and Reggie Bush. The track, which also features rapper Future, is titled "I won". Football player Bush and Kim were in a relationship for about two years and it came to...
  • Portraits by George W Bush go on display 06-04-2014 04:12 PM

    Former President George W Bush is displaying his portraits of world leaders in the first exhibit of his work as an artist. The portraits, which include everyone from a grim-looking Russian President Vladimir Putin to a smiling likeness of the late Czech playwright and President Vaclav Havel, are part of...
  • US shifting to clean, surgical action for rooting out terror: American author 18-01-2014 05:16 PM

    The US has under President Barack Obama shifted from its policy of invading countries to root out terrorism to a "clean, surgical" action to take out terrorists, thus transforming the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) from an espionage organisation to a paramilitary force for lethal targeting of terror masterminds, says American...
  • Denial of visa to Modi amounts to 'immature diplomacy', says BJP 27-12-2013 05:29 PM

    BJP on Friday hit out at the US for denial of visa to Narendra Modi, saying to proclaim the Gujarat Chief Minister guilty even when there was no evidence against him despite several probes amounts to "immature diplomacy" and sets a precedent for a "reciprocal" response. The BJP's attack came...
  • US: NSA releases more documents on surveillance records of Al-Qaida 22-12-2013 08:38 AM

    Washington: The director of national intelligence declassified more documents that outline how the National Security Agency was first authorised to start collecting bulk phone and Internet records in the hunt for al-Qaida terrorists and how a court eventually gained oversight of the program, after the Justice Department complied with a...
  • Passenger awakes to find himself locked in plane 10-12-2013 12:27 PM

    As the captain of an oil platform supply boat in the Gulf of Mexico, Tom Wagner is no stranger to bumps and other movement while he sleeps. So when he nodded off on a flight from Louisiana to Houston, it was no surprise that the landing bounce didn't wake him....
  • Obama, Bush, Clinton going to South Africa next week for Mandela memorial 07-12-2013 01:06 PM

    President Barack Obama and his two immediate predecessors, George W Bush and Bill Clinton, will all travel to South Africa to attend memorial events for Nelson Mandela, the former South African leader who died on Thursday. Obama and his wife, Michelle, will be joined on Air Force One by Bush...
  • Before Manmohan Singh's US trip, India rushes to ready nuclear deal 22-09-2013 10:40 AM

    India is making a last-minute push to close a nuclear deal in time for a meeting between US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who has made atomic energy cooperation with Washington a hallmark of his tenure. Under the proposed deal, India would contract Toshiba's (6502.T) US nuclear...
  • Russia warns US not to repeat the 'past mistakes' in Syria 26-08-2013 01:46 AM

    Russia warned the United States on Sunday against repeating past mistakes, saying that any unilateral military action in Syria would undermine efforts for peace and have a devastating impact on the security situation in the Middle East. The Russian Foreign Ministry said its statement was a response to US actions...
  • Barack Obama limits use of US drone strikes 24-05-2013 02:46 AM

    Washington: President Barack Obama outlined plans on Thursday to limit the use of US drone strikes against extremists abroad and took steps aimed at breaking a deadlock on closing the Guantanamo Bay military prison. In a major foreign policy speech after two weeks of fending off domestic scandals, Obama limited...
  • Iraq War 10th anniversary: Watch the iconic moments of the conflict 17-03-2013 08:22 AM

    Sunday, March 17, marks 10 years since the beginning of the Iraq war, during which the NATO forces overthrew the regime of Saddam Hussein after a brutal conflict. ...
  • Indian N-market: US wants levelling playing field 13-12-2011 08:38 PM

    New Delhi: US Deputy Secretary of State William Burns has stressed the need for "levelling the playing field" for foreign and domestic companies in the country's civil nuclear industry. During his visit, Burns held wide-ranging talks with Foreign Secretary Ranjan Mathai on Monday and also stressed the importance of continuing...
  • Former US President George Bush in Mumbai 07-11-2011 10:24 PM

    Mumbai: Former US president George W Bush arrived in Mumbai on Monday evening on a "personal visit" and checked into the iconic Taj Mahal hotel in South Mumbai. "A private jet carrying Bush and his entourage landed at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport sometime back. He is in Mumbai for...
  • Indo-US nuke deal had almost collapsed: Rice 27-10-2011 04:09 PM

    Washington: The Indo-US nuclear deal had virtually collapsed as Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice told President George W Bush it was not going to work and the entire administration had given up on it. "I called the President (Bush). 'It isn't going to work. Singh just can't make it happen,'...
  • 10 years later: Is India the US' next option in Afghanistan? 15-10-2011 11:19 PM

    With Pakistan-US relations hitting a new low, does India remain the next best option before the US? ...
  • 10 years later: Is India the US' next option in Afghanistan? 12-10-2011 02:49 PM

    Suhasini Haidar: Hello and welcome to this weeks edition of Worldview with me Suhasini Haidar. Tonight the India-Afghanistan strategic partnership just signed. Does it mean India is actually ready for a leadership role in Afghan Security and more importantly is India becoming the US next option in Afghanistan? In fact...
  • Hope & heroism: Obama hails post-9/11 resilience 12-09-2011 07:30 AM

    Washington: Ten years after the nation was unified in horror, US President Barack Obama honored the legacy of the September 11 victims on Sunday by personally tracing the trail of the terrorist attacks, proudly declaring that the decade since has proven "America does not give in to fear." At ground...
  • 9/11 memorial: Obama quotes from the Bible 11-09-2011 10:36 PM

    On the tenth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, President Barack Obama read a passage from the Bible. ...
  • Tears and emotions at 9/11 memorial service 11-09-2011 08:34 PM

    Americans came together on Sunday to remember those who lost their lives a decade ago in the 9/11 terror attacks. ...
  • 9/11: US pays haunting but hopeful tribute 11-09-2011 07:59 PM

    New York: Invoking refuge and strength, President Barack Obama read a biblical passage as the names of the September 11 dead echoed across a transformed ground zero on Sunday, a haunting but hopeful tribute to mark a decade since the worst terrorist attack on American soil. Standing behind bulletproof glass...