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India, US to continue engagement on visa issues Nov 25, 8:59 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 25 (ANI): India and the United States of America on Tuesday decided to continue engagement on issues pertaining to visas and deliberated on the possibility of giving greater market access to agri-products.
48 percent polling in Jharkhand till 1 p.m.: Reports Nov 25, 2:32 pm
Ranchi/Srinagar, Nov. 25 (ANI): About 48 percent polling has reportedly been recorded till 1 p.m. in Jharkhand, and about 35 percent polling has been recorded in Jammu and Kashmir in the first phase of assembly elections in these two states.
Johannesburg, Nov 25 (ANI): Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has welcomed the failure of the world powers to conclude a nuclear deal with Iran.
Samsung Galaxy S5 sales were 40 percent less than projected in 3 months since launch Nov 25, 12:26 pm
Washington, Nov 25 (ANI): Samsung has sold 12 million units of Galaxy S5 in its first three months on sale, almost 40 percent less than projected.
Obama urges outraged protesters to accept jury's decision not to charge cop in Ferguson shooting Nov 25, 10:53 am
Washington, Nov 25 (ANI): United States President Barack Obama has urged the nation to accept the grand jury's decision to not indict the Ferguson, Missouri, police officer who shot an unarmed black teenager this summer by saying that the final verdict was going to be subject to "intense disagreement" either way.
Chuck Hagel resigns as U.S. defence secretary Nov 25, 10:53 am
London, Nov 25 (ANI): United States President Barack Obama has confirmed that Chuck Hagel resigned as U.S. defence secretary after less than two years in the senior post.
PM Modi urges for large voter turnout in J-K, Jharkhand polls Nov 25, 9:38 am
New Delhi, Nov. 25 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday urged the people of Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand to come up in large number to cast their votes as both the states enter their first phase of assembly elections.
Poor security provisions, 'lax culture' leave US govt agencies susceptible to hack attacks Nov 24, 4:29 pm
Washington, Nov 24 (ANI): Despite a dozen mass breaches of government computer systems since 2013, many federal agencies have a "lax culture" and poor security provisions to repulse the growing threat posed by hackers and cyber attacks from states such as China, Russia and Iran, internal investigative reports said.
US-led air strikes in Syria encouraging anti-Assad forces to join hands with IS: Report Nov 24, 2:43 pm
London, Nov 24 (ANI): Air strikes conducted by the United States against the Islamic State (IS) in Syria are encouraging anti-Assad forces to forge alliances with or even defect to the terror group, a report said.
Obama says Hillary Clinton would be 'a great President' Nov 24, 1:29 pm
London, Nov 24 (ANI): United States President Barack Obama has reportedly said that Hillary Clinton would be "a great President" if she decides to contest the presidential elections in 2016.
London, Nov 24 (ANI): Foreign ministers trying to reach an agreement on Iran's nuclear programme in Vienna are considering extending the negotiations as the Monday deadline looms large with "serious gaps" in the dialogue.
IS releases video of British hostage John Cantlie claiming U.S. failed to rescue him Nov 22, 4:51 pm
London, Nov 22 (ANI): Islamic State (IS) militants have released a new video that features British hostage John Cantlie who appears to claim that the United States failed to save him and other hostages form the IS captivity.
States favour interlinking of rivers, says Uma Bharti Nov 22, 3:20 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 22 (ANI): Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti on Saturday said that barring one or two, all the states were in favour of inter-linking rivers, while addressing a water-related conference here.
Biden warns Russia would face 'greater isolation' if failed to respect Ukraine peace deal Nov 22, 2:50 pm
London, Nov 22 (ANI): United States Vice President Joe Biden has warned Russia that it would face "greater isolation" if the country fails to agree to the September peace deal in Ukraine.
New York, Nov 22 (ANI): United States President Barack Obama has decided to authorize a more expansive role of the U.S. army in Afghanistan in 2015 as opposed to the original plans.
Johannesburg, Nov 22 (ANI): Swedish golfer Henrik Stenson's 11th consecutive round in the 60s that gave him a two-shot lead halfway through the 8 million dollars DP World Tour Championship on Friday helped him continue his dominance at the Earth course of Jumeirah Golf Estates.
Secret Service arrests woman carrying gun outside White House Nov 21, 4:14 pm
Washington, Nov 21 (ANI): The United States Secret Service has reportedly arrested a woman, carrying a gun, outside the White House just a day after they arrested a man for carrying a rifle and ammunition in his car parked close to the presidential residence.
Recollections of a Communicator:Robin Raphel played patron's role during Pakistan's proxy war against India Nov 21, 2:28 pm
New Delhi, Nov.21 (ANI) Twenty years ago this month, I spent a fortnight in the United States as a delegate to the United Nations trying to convince as many diplomats and media persons as possible that the situation in Jammu and Kashmir was near normal, and the state would participate in the national and assembly elections.
London, Nov 21 (ANI): Almost five million people living illegally in the United States can avoid deportation under extensive changes to the American immigration system.
China could shut down US power grid: NSA chief Nov 21, 11:51 am
London, Nov 21 (ANI): United States National Security Agency head has reportedly told a Congressional panel that China and "probably one or two other" countries have the ability to shut down the nation's power grid and other critical infrastructure via a cyber attack.
Kerry says Vienna talks focused on reaching nuclear deal with Iran Nov 21, 10:17 am
London, Nov 21 (ANI): United States Secretary of State John Kerry has said that extending the deadline to reach an agreement that will mark the closure of the 12-year-long deadlock on Iran's nuclear programme is not being discussed instead the talks will focus on "driving towards" the outline of a deal.
Couples from different states tie knot at mass wedding Nov 20, 4:05 pm
Surat, Nov. 20 (ANI): Brides and grooms from two different states met in Surat, Gujarat, to take part in a mass wedding to correct the skewed sex ratio and prevent the collection of dowry.
US Senate confirms Bernicat as next envoy to Bangladesh Nov 20, 1:13 pm
Washington, Nov.20 (ANI): The US Senate has confirmed nomination of Marcia Stephens Bloom Bernicat as new US ambassador to Bangladesh.
Mozilla Firefox replaces default Google search engine with Yahoo Nov 20, 11:19 am
Wellington, Nov 20 (ANI): A report has said that Mozilla is replacing Google as the default search engine with Yahoo for users in the United States.
U.S., Myanmar named as world's most generous countries Nov 19, 2:56 pm
Dubai, Nov 19 (ANI): According to the 2014 World Giving Index, the United States and Myanmar have been named as the world's most generous countries where people donated money, volunteered with organizations or helped a stranger.
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