Beijing Blames US ‘Provocation’ for South China Sea Fighter Jet Incident

Last Updated: May 31, 2023, 14:42 IST Tensions have soared between the US and China recently. (REUTERS File for representation) The incident comes at a time of frayed ties between Washington and Beijing over issues including Taiwan and the shooting down of an alleged Chinese spy balloon that flew over the US this year Beijing … Read more

Rahul Gandhi in California: Congress Leader Cannot Digest ‘PM Modi is The Boss’, Says BJP

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday lambasted Congress leader Rahul Gandhi for “Insulting” India on “foreign soil” by “mocking” the installation of ‘Sengol’ (sceptre) in the new Parliament. Gandhi, who is on a six-day visit to the US, while addressing the Indian diaspora in San Francisco, took a swipe at the BJP-led Central government and said the inauguration of Sengol in the new … Read more

Watch: Hungry Bear Gets Trapped In Car In US, Freed By Epic Rope Trick

Black bears are omnivores with a powerful sense of smell. Los Angeles: A frustrated bear that got itself trapped inside a parked car was freed by creative US sheriff deputies, who used a rope to open the door. The black bear managed to climb into the vehicle parked in a Nevada neighborhood, presumably looking for … Read more

China Launched ‘Smear Campaign’ Against Dalai Lama, Painted the Tibetan Leader as ‘Pedophile’: Report

Last Updated: May 31, 2023, 10:59 IST The Dalai Lama matters not only for the big world peace picture that Tibetans see but for India, it is national security. (Source: AP News) China has, in past few years, put new resources into manipulating social media overseas using global platforms unlike the Chinese ones China recently … Read more

Hardliners threaten to sink deal averting US default

US political leaders scrambled Tuesday to push through legislation to suspend the national debt limit and avert economic catastrophe as a growing conservative backlash threatened to sink the deal at its first major hurdle.  Congress has until Monday next week to green-light an agreement between Republicans and Democrats to allow more borrowing and ensure the … Read more

US criticizes Poland’s new law allowing probe of opposition leader ahead of elections

The US has criticized a new law that allows Poland’s ruling party to probe opposition leader Donald Tusk just months before a tightly contested election. Poland’s opposition leader and former prime minister, Donald Tusk, watches lawmakers vote to approve a contentious draft law in parliament in Warsaw, Poland, on Friday, May 26, 2023. The law … Read more

Indian-origin student, 21, shot dead during robbery attempt in US: Report

A 21-year-old Indian-origin student was shot dead in Philadelphia, Khaleej Times reported on Monday. He was shot by unidentified assailants while he was returning from work on Sunday (local time), Khaleej Times reported further.(Representative image) The deceased student was identified as Jude Chacko. He was shot by unidentified assailants while he was returning from work … Read more

Inauguration: US President Joe Biden congratulates President Bola Tinubu

  US President, Joe Biden, has congratulated President Bola Tinubu on his inauguration as the 16th President of Nigeria.    In a statement released this afternoon, President Biden said he hopes to continue to work with President Tinubu to support economic growth, advance security and promote respect for human rights. His statement reads   ‘’On … Read more

Driver, Passenger Open Fire at Each Other on Moving Bus in US, Caught on Camera | WATCH

Last Updated: May 29, 2023, 18:43 IST Washington D.C., United States of America (USA) A video of the dramatic encounter shows Fullard stopping the bus and pushing open the shattered driver barrier, as he stands up with his gun still drawn. The incident started when Omarri Shariff Tobias got up while the bus was in … Read more

Russia puts US Senator Lindsey Graham on Wanted List after he said ‘Russians are dying; sending money to Ukraine best money US ever spent’

  Russia’s interior ministry has put US Senator Lindsey Graham on a wanted list, after he boasted of the US’ support for Ukraine against Russia.   In an edited video released by the Ukrainian president’s office of Graham’s meeting with Volodymyr Zelensky on Friday, May 27, Graham was shown saying “the Russians are dying” and … Read more