12 Apr 2014
Washington: A group of the world's leading rich nations will support increasing sanctions against Russia if Moscow escalates the crisis in Ukraine, US Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said on Friday.
09 Apr 2014
Washington: Secretary of State John Kerry on Tuesday threatened Russia with tougher economic sanctions if it fails to back down from its chaotic involvement in Ukraine.
08 Apr 2014
Washington: United States has refused to comment on the BJP’s election manifesto, which promises to revise India’s nuclear doctrine if voted to power after the Lok Sabha polls.
22 Mar 2014
Chennai: Back in the electoral fray after skipping the Assembly polls in 2009, Vaiko-led MDMK, which is an ally of BJP in Tamil Nadu, has batted for ‘United States of India’ to ensure more powers to states.
05 Apr 2014
Washington: US has said that it was time to get past the recent tensions with India and both the countries should move on.
29 Mar 2014
Washington: United States says it is talking with India and China among others as part of diplomatic efforts to isolate Russia over its annexation of Crimea but it had not yet asked them to impose any sanctions.
03 Apr 2014
Houston: Four persons were killed and 14 injured on Thursday in a shooting incident on the US military base in Texas, scene of 2009 rampage that left 13 soldiers dead.
15 Apr 2014
Dubai: With the opening match of IPL only a day away, the excitement among sports enthusiasts in the United Arab Emirates has reached fever pitch with the first four games of the season, as well as the double header here on 25 April, already being sold out.
26 Mar 2014
Seoul: North Korea test-fired two ballistic missiles on Wednesday as US President Barack Obama hosted a landmark Japan-South Korea summit and pledged ‘unwavering commitment’ to Tokyo and Seoul's security concerns in the face of Pyongyang's nuclear threat.
15 Apr 2014
Karachi: Former captain Wasim Akram believes that the time is right for Pakistani players to be allowed back into the Indian Premier League (IPL) as it would help the event connect with more fans in not just the subcontinent but all over the world.