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Uber Driver Charged With Sexual Assault In US
A 46-year-old Uber driver was charged with raping a female passenger while she was unconscious at a motel in southern California, officials said. Alaric Spence faces up to 15 years to life in prison if convicted, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office, Xinhua news agency r..
Pakistan Put On Notice On Terrorist Havens After Modi, Trump Meeting
Pakistan was put on notice by the US and India who called for rooting out terrorists' safe havens and to fight groups, including Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammad, Lashkar-e-Taiba and D-company, even as the two countries decided to broaden their strategic, defence and economic relationship. The new..
‘China, US Inseparable Community Of Shared Interests’
Despite twists and turns, China and the US have developed sound economic and trade relations, forming an inseparable community of shared interests, Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang said on Wednesday. He made the remarks while meeting world business leaders during the Annual Meeting of the New C..
Modi Gifts Shawls, Bracelet, Lincoln Stamp To Trumps
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has presented US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania a range of gifts, including a hamper containing a traditional, handcrafted silver bracelet and hand-woven shawls from Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh. During his first face-to-face meeting wi..
White House Sends FBI Director Nomination To Senate
The White House has formally sent to the Senate the nomination of Christopher Wray as the new director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), the media reported. On Monday, the Justice Department released a statement from Wray, who said he was "honoured and humbled" by the nomination and l..
Trump Unpopular Worldwide, American Image Suffers: Survey
President Donald Trump and many of his key policies are broadly unpopular around the globe, and ratings for the US have also declined steeply in many nations, a new survey has revealed. The survey spanning 37 nations by the Washington-based Pew Research Centre issued late Monday showed a median o..
India, US Vow To Fight Terror, Boost Economic Cooperation (Roundup)
India and the US on Monday reiterated their commitment to cooperate in the fight against international terrorism even as the two sides agreed to boost economic cooperation following the first ever meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Donald Trump. "Fighting against terrorism..
Syria Preparing For Chemical Weapons Attack: US
The White House said that there were "potential preparations" for another chemical weapons attack by the Syrian regime and warned the country's President Bashar al-Assad of a "heavy price" if it is carried out, the media reported. "The United States has identified potential preparations for anoth..
Joel Edgerton Was ‘Terrified’ Of Embarking On Movie Career
Actor Joel Edgerton, who became a household after playing bricklayer Will McGill in drama series "The Secret Life of Us", says it was a huge step to walk away from his "breakthrough" role in order to pursue his dream of working in movies in the US. "It was a terrifying thing to leave. Hanging out..
Pyongyang Marks Day Of Anti-US Struggle
North Koreans marked the Day of Anti-US Struggle with a mass rally in the capital city, state-media reported on Monday. Senior members of the ruling Workers' Party of Korea and high-level government officials joined representatives from all walks of life on Sunday to denounce the US for starting ..