22 Aug 2014
Washington: The US has said that ISIL is more dangerous than a conventional terrorist group in terms of ideology, military and financial power and present an imminent threat to American people.
20 Aug 2014
Washington: US is working to verify the authenticity of a video purported to show the beheading of an American journalist by militants in Syria, the White House said and expressed anger over the incident.
06 Sep 2014
Washington: United States said it has ‘no plans’ for any military coordination with Iran in the fight against Islamic State fighters operating in Iraq and Syria.
04 Dec 2013
Dhaka: The United States has urged the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) and Awami League to get talks going to end political unrest in the South Asian country, media reported on Tuesday.
27 Aug 2014
Washington: Asserting that US is and will remain the one indispensable nation in the world, President Barack Obama said that country has to use its power wisely to sustain this leadership.
16 Sep 2014
Baghdad: The United States has bombed militants near Baghdad in support of Iraqi forces, striking close to the capital for the first time in its expanded campaign against Islamic State jihadists.
27 Nov 2011
The Arab League was set to vote on Sunday on sweeping sanctions against Syria, as Damascus slammed the move as a betrayal of Arab solidarity.
29 Aug 2014
Beijing: Chinese officials, with help from US authorities, have seized 70 kg of Cocaine in Shanghai, one of the largest haul of the contraband confiscated in China in recent years.
23 Aug 2014
Baquba (Iraq): Washington has declared the beheading of an American journalist a ‘terrorist attack’, upping the stakes in its confrontation with the Islamic State (IS) jihadist group, as Shiite militiamen gunned down 70 people at an Iraqi Sunni mosque.
08 Sep 2013
Paris: US Secretary of State John Kerry continues to pursue a diplomatic offensive in Europe on Sunday to win backing for military strikes in Syria, after Washington and Paris said support for action was growing.