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  • US calls for North Korea to shut 'evil' prison camps 47 minutes ago

    New York: US Secretary of State John Kerry is calling for North Korea to shut down its "evil system" of prison camps. Kerry spoke at a gathering of foreign officials and activists on Tuesday to draw attention to the findings of a UN commission of inquiry that in February concluded that...
  • US estimates Ebola could infect 1.4 million by January 9 hours 38 minutes ago

    Washington: The number of Ebola infections in Liberia and Sierra Leone could skyrocket to 1.4 million by January 2015, according to a new projection by US health authorities out on Tuesday. The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimated that Ebola cases in these two West African nations could range...
  • US spacecraft Maven enters Mars orbit, India probe next 10 hours 3 minutes ago

    Cape Canaveral (US):NASA's Maven spacecraft entered orbit around Mars for an unprecedented study of the red planet's atmosphere following a 442 million-mile (710 million-kilometer) journey that began nearly a year ago. The robotic explorer successfully slipped into orbit around the red planet on late Sunday night. "I think my heart's about ready...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 10 hours 8 minutes ago

    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. ...
  • 'Modi's US visit will not be as fruitful as Xi's trip to India' 10 hours 19 minutes ago

    Beijing: Grievances might loom over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first visit to the US and it will not be as fruitful as Chinese President Xi Jinping's maiden visit to India, a state-run daily said on Tuesday. "It can be anticipated that Modi's US visit won't be as fruitful as Xi's visit...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 10 hours 32 minutes ago

    Catch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey from Madison Square Garden in New York. ...
  • Bin Laden's son-in-law Abu Ghaith sentenced to life in US prison 11 hours 1 minutes ago

    Suleiman Abu Ghaith, a son-in-law of Osama bin Laden, was sentenced to life in prison on Tuesday in New York following his conviction on terrorism charges. A Manhattan federal jury in March found the Kuwaiti-born 48-year-old guilty of conspiring to kill Americans, conspiring to provide material support for terrorists and providing...
  • News 360: Shiv Sena to give 126 seats to BJP for Maharashtra assembly polls 11 hours 12 minutes ago

    Making last minutes effort to save the 25-year-old alliance, the Shiv Sena has sent a new seat sharing proposal to the Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday. According to the new proposal, the Sena has offered 130 seats to the BJP, other allies 7 and kept 151 out of 288 seats...
  • Modi won't break his Navratri fast even during US visit, say his friends and family 11 hours 16 minutes ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi's US trip coincides with the Navratri festival. For four decades now, he has been fasting during all the nine days of Navratri, a tradition he is unlikely to break even for this important trip. Meghdoot Sharon has more. ...
  • US bombards ISIS targets in Syria in first airstrikes 11 hours 38 minutes ago

    US President Barack Obama on Tuesday vowed to continue the fight against Islamic State fighters following the first US-led airstrikes targeting the militant group in Syria, and pledged to build even more international support for the effort. "Once again, it must be clear to anyone who would plot against America and...
  • Modi to hold talks with over 15 top US corporate honchos 11 hours 54 minutes ago

    New Delhi: In a power-packed business meeting schedule in the US, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold talks with over 15 top American corporate honchos, including top executives of Google, Boeing and General Electric, as India looks to attract more overseas investments. Modi, who will be on a five-day visit to...
  • India indicates Modi's 'dietary preferences', US takes note 12 hours 41 minutes ago

    New Delhi: In view of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Navratri' fasts to be observed during his US visit which includes a private dinner by President Barack Obama, India has indicated the "dietary preferences" to the host and the preparations are being done accordingly. "It is normal diplomatic practice that when we...
  • Read: MEA lists Modi's itinerary during US visit 14 hours 49 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to woo US on a five-day visit. Ministry of External Affairs on Tuesday said that Modi's US visit is signal of India's abiding commitment to multi-lateralism and desire to build on growing convergence in Indo-US ties. Modi is scheduled to start his trip...
  • 18,000 people to attend PM Modi's speech at Madison Square 16 hours 23 minutes ago

    Ahead of Narendra Modi's visit to US, Bhupinder Chaubey reports from Madison Square New York. About 18,000 people will be attending Modi's speech at Madison Square. The speech will be televised live at Times Square. ...
  • Afghan President-elect seeks favour in Washington 18 hours 14 minutes ago

    Washington: Afghan President-elect Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai began spending tens of thousands of dollars on lobbyists in the United States months ago. Ghani Ahmadzai's campaign has hired three different Washington public relations and lobbying firms since May. Required Justice Department filings say that, at times, his campaign has spent USD 180,000...
  • Barack Obama exudes confidence in Secret Service to protect the First Family 23 hours 14 minutes ago

    Washington: US President Barack Obama has exuded confidence in the ability of the Secret Service to protect the First Family in the wake of two intrusions at the White House that raised concern over its security. "The Secret Service does a great job, and I'm grateful for the sacrifices that...
  • Watch: Spiderman's excitement for PM Modi's US trip 23 hours 43 minutes ago

    As Prime Minister Narendra Modi gears up for his maiden visit to the United States, even Spiderman is excited to greet him. Modi's official trip will begin from September 27. ...
  • White House intruder had huge stash of ammunition, court hears Yesterday

    Washington: A homeless man who triggered a security alert when he jumped the White House fence and ran into the building with a knife had 800 rounds of ammunition in his car, a court heard on Tuesday said. Former US Army soldier Omar Gonzalez, 42, was arrested on Friday after...
  • PM Modi to observe strict fast during US trip, to only consume lemonade, tea Yesterday

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will observe a strict religious fast during his maiden trip to the United States, aides said on Monday, in a test both of the 64yearold leader's stamina and of protocol in the Obama White House. Throughout a gruelling schedule that features the United Nations General...
  • PM Narendra Modi to get rockstar reception in New York, likely to draw huge crowds Yesterday

    New York: It is a rock 'n' roller's dream to "sell out The Garden," but for a foreign politician to pack New York City's most famous sports and entertainment arena is another thing entirely. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on his first trip to New York as leader of the world's most...
  • US, partner nations begin airstrikes in Syria: Pentagon Yesterday

    Washington: The US and partner nations began launching airstrikes against Islamic State group targets in Syria for the first time on Monday night, expanding a military campaign against the militants with a mix of fighter jets, bombers and Tomahawk cruise missiles fired from ships in the region. The strikes were part...
  • Javadekar on Modi visit: PM's visit crucial for IndoUS relations Yesterday

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit is crucial for IndoUS relations, maintained Union Minister Prakash Javadekar. The Environment Minister is in the US, not as a part of the PM's delegation but to attend to the UN summit on climate change scheduled on Tuesday. ...
  • Islamic State urges attacks on US, French citizens, taunts Barack Obama Yesterday

    Baghdad: Islamic State urged its followers on Monday to attack citizens of the United States, France and other countries which have joined a coalition to destroy the militant group. Islamic State spokesman Abu Muhammad alAdnani also taunted US President Barack Obama and other Western "crusaders" in a statement carried by the...
  • IndianAmericans want strategic IndoUS relations Yesterday

    Indians in US want the Prime Minister to establish more strategic relations with US during his visit later this week. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey Yesterday

    Catch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey from Times Square, US. ...
  • Narendra Modi US visit: It's full house at Madison Square Yesterday

    House full. That's what you will find out if you were to make an attempt to book yourself an audience with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New York, the venue which has hosted some of the biggest global names, be it politicians, thinkers or musicians. The venue will be hosting...
  • Narendra Modi US visit: Twitter abuzz with excitement Yesterday

    New Delhi: Microblogging website Twitter is abuzz with excitement over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the US on September 25. Modi, who was earlier scheduled to leave for Washington on September 26, advanced it by a day due to 'landing issues' in Germany, sources said on Monday. This will be...
  • Modi advances US trip by a day due to 'technical reasons', to now leave on September 25 Yesterday

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday advanced his trip to the United States by a day. He will now leave for Washington on September 25. Sources said that the visit was rescheduled due to 'technical reasons' involving landing issues in Germany. Modi was earlier scheduled to leave for the...
  • Washington: Modi to stay at President's official guest house during US visit Yesterday

    New Delhi: Narendra Modi will be the first Indian Prime Minister in over a decade to stay at the US President's guest house, the 190yearold Blair House, when he travels to Washington on September 29. Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee was the last one to stay at the guest house. "Built...
  • Modi to take only limewater, fruit; observe 'Navratri' fast during US visit Yesterday

    New Delhi: It will be only "fruits and lime water" for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, whether it is a dinner by US President Barack Obama or scores of other engagements including a breakfast with the leading American CEOs during his sixday visit to the US. The 64yearold leader has been keeping...