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Obama urges world powers to strike 'groundbreaking' climate change deal before 'it's too late'  Apr 19, 12:11 pm
Washington, April 19 (ANI): President Barack Obama has said that with the United States at the helm, the world must come together and reach a groundbreaking accord on climate change or the planet, as we know it, may cease to exist.
Obama offers 'chadar' at Ajmer Dargah Sharif for Chishty's 803rd Urs   Apr 19, 11:16 am
Ajmer, Apr. 19 (ANI): On behalf of U.S. President Barack Obama, that country's envoy to India Richard Verma has offered a 'Chadar' (a ceremonial cloth inscribed with religious verses) at the Ajmer Dargha Sharif on the occasion of the 803rd Urs of Sufi saint Hazrat Khwaja Moinuddin Chishty.
Rahul Gandhi meets farmers at his residence  Apr 18, 12:15 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 18 (ANI): Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday met farmers from various states, including Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan, outside his 12, Tughlaq Lane residence.
MMA champ Conor McGregor claims will 'kill' Mayweather in less than thirty seconds if they ever fight   Apr 17, 11:56 am
Sydney, Apr 17 (ANI): Irish mixed martial artist Conor McGregor has caused a wave of reaction in the United States after declaring that he would kill unbeaten American boxer Floyd Mayweather in less than thirty seconds if the two fighters are put face-to-face.
President Mukherjee condoles demise of former Nepal PM Thapa  Apr 17, 1:13 am
New Delhi, Apr. 17 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday condoled the passing away of former Nepal Prime Minister Surya Bahadur Thapa, terming him a 'visionary statesman' who had served the people of his country with great dedication.
US Fed Cup team captain Fernandez says Serena excited about starting clay-court season early   Apr 15, 11:19 am
Johannesburg, Apr 15 (ANI): United States Fed Cup team captain Mary Joe Fernandez has said Serena Williams is excited about starting her clay-court season early and getting ready for the French Open, despite the world number one having won the least number of majors on clay.
Obama may not get Congressional war authority against IS militants, says John Boehner  Apr 15, 10:40 am
Washington, Apr. 15 (ANI): United States House speaker John Boehner has said that it would be "virtually impossible" to pass the authorization that President Barack Obama sought to get the war authority against Islamic State (IS).
US expresses concern over Russia's lifting of ban on Iran arms delivery   Apr 14, 12:05 pm
London, Apr. 14 (ANI): The United States has expressed concern over Russia's lifting of ban on supplying Iran with arms consisting of sophisticated S-300 air defence missile system.
Jaitley to attend IMF-World Bank Spring meeting in US  Apr 14, 1:45 am
New Delhi, Apr. 14 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will be leaving for the United States today to attend the IMF-World Bank Spring meeting.
U.S intelligence claims China's 'qualitative' naval-based arsenal poses threat to country   Apr 13, 5:43 pm
Washington, Apr 13 (ANI): China's rapidly growing naval-based arsenal, which boasts of advanced guided-missile warships and submarines, can pose a serious threat to the United States, claimed country's naval intelligence report.
AQIS claims U.S drone strikes killed around 50 militants over past few months  Apr 13, 4:39 pm
Karachi, Apr 13 (ANI): Al-Qaeda Indian Subcontinent (AQIS), the militant group's South Asia affiliate, has claimed that the United States carried out drone strikes have killed nearly 50 of its members, including two senior members, over the past few months.
US warns Pak over Lakhvi's release  Apr 13, 11:49 am
Karachi, April 13 (ANI): Days after Lahore High Court dismissed the detention order of Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, the United States has warned Pakistan of consequences for freeing the Mumbai terror attacks accused.
Obama, Castro start new era of US-Cuba ties   Apr 12, 12:11 pm
Johannesburg, Apr. 12 (ANI): US President Barack Obama and his Cuban counterpart Raul Castro have symbolically ended more than a half-century of official estrangement between the United States and Cuba in a meeting that Obama said put them on "a path toward the future".
'Impressed' Obama strikes lightning pose on meeting Bolt  Apr 11, 1:00 pm
Washington, Apr 11 (ANI): President of the United States Barack Obama was so impressed on meeting Jamaican sprint superstar Usain Bolt that he struck the decorated Olympian's famous lightning pose.
Rajnath Singh appeals to states to address farmer crisis  Apr 10, 2:05 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 10 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday appealed to the state governments to use the additional funds granted by the Centre to address the farmer crisis brought about by unseasonal rains.
Congress downplays IB report, claims Nehru and Bose shared 'personal rapport'  Apr 10, 12:33 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 10 (ANI): The Congress Party on Friday downplayed the alleged Intelligence Bureau declassified report which states that former prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru had ordered a surveillance on freedom fighter Subhash Chandra Bose's family, adding that the two leaders had shared an 'excellent personal rapport'.
US defends latest sale of billion-dollar arms cache to Pak  Apr 10, 12:33 pm
Karachi, April 10 (ANI): Days after the United States approved a billion dollar sale of military equipments to Pakistan, it has now stepped up to defend the move by arguing that the sale would "enhance" Islamabad's counter-terrorism abilities.
US official claims invasion of Mosul 'might be some time from now'  Apr 10, 11:19 am
Washington, April 10 (ANI): A United States official has said that the invasion of Iraqi city of Mosul that is under that control of Islamic State (IS) militants "might be some time from now".
Biden says fight against IS brought Iraqi leaders together  Apr 10, 11:19 am
Johannesburg, April 10 ANI: United States Vice President Joe Biden has said that the fight against the militant group Islamic State (IS) brought Iraqi leaders together.
US FAA upgrades India's aviation safety rating to Category 1  Apr 8, 2:35 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 8 (ANI): The United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on Wednesday upgraded India's aviation safety rating to 'Category 1' under its International Aviation Safety Assessment (IASA) programme.
Prabhu unveils plans for business with railways - a winning Partnership for states and industry  Apr 8, 12:34 pm
New Delhi, Apr.8 (ANI): Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu has enumerated on different business models being opened in the railways by attracting the state governments and local bodies into creating a shared vision for development.
Yemen crisis: US 'expedites' weapon deliveries to Saudi-led coalition battling rebels  Apr 8, 9:55 am
London, April 8 (ANI): The United States has said that it has "expedited" the delivery of weapons to the Saudi-led coalition fighting Shia Houthi rebels in Yemen.
Centre will not tolerate any ceasefire violation in north east: Rijiju   Apr 7, 6:23 pm
Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh), Apr.7 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju today reaffirmed that any violation of the ceasefire in India's north eastern states would not be tolerated by the Centre.
Wanted gangster Neeraj Bawana arrested in Delhi  Apr 7, 2:13 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 7 (ANI): Delhi Police arrested notorious gangster Neeraj Bawana from his residence in the city in the early hours of Tuesday after a three-year operation involving the forces of multiple states.
Americans are clueless about rules of cricket!  Apr 7, 11:51 am
Sydney, Apr 07 (ANI): Americans might be good at football, golf or rugby or any other sport for that matter, but when it comes to cricket they seem to be clueless about the rules of the game.