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Coronavirus: US only nation to report over 10 million cases

09 Nov 2020

Coronavirus: US only nation to report over 10 million cases

In a grim turn of events, the United States became the first nation where coronavirus cases have trumped the ten million mark; the tally stands at 10,288,480. The powerful country has so far lost 243,768 to the contagious disease.

#USAElections2020: How the Cuban-American vote helped Trump in Florida

04 Nov 2020

#USAElections2020: How the Cuban-American vote helped Trump in Florida

Republican President Donald Trump is set to take the US state of Florida in the 2020 Presidential elections.

US election 2020: What you need to look out for

03 Nov 2020

US election 2020: What you need to look out for

The 2020 United States Presidential elections will decide whether President Donald Trump will return for a second term or if Democratic challenger Joe Biden will win.

US: Republican Nikki Haley declares China top national security threat

25 Oct 2020

US: Republican Nikki Haley declares China top national security threat

China is the "number one" threat to the United States' national security, Republican politician Nikki Haley said on Saturday (local time).

After weeks of drama, Kim meets Kanye in Wyoming

28 Jul 2020

After weeks of drama, Kim meets Kanye in Wyoming

After weeks of confusion and drama, Kim Kardashian West has finally reunited with her husband, rap star Kanye West in Wyoming.

Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine goes into final human trial stage

27 Jul 2020

Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine goes into final human trial stage

In a major development, the COVID-19 vaccine developed by biotech giant Moderna Therapeutics has gone into the third and final stage of clinical human trials.

After divorce rant, Kanye West apologizes to Kim Kardashian

26 Jul 2020

After divorce rant, Kanye West apologizes to Kim Kardashian

American rap star Kanye West has issued a public apology to his wife, reality television star Kim Kardashian West, for talking in public about matters that he now says should have remained private.

Kim Kardashian opens up on Kanye's struggle with bipolar disorder

23 Jul 2020

Kim Kardashian opens up on Kanye's struggle with bipolar disorder

Kim Kardashian West on Wednesday addressed growing concerns over her husband, rap star Kanye West's mental health, asking fans and media to show compassion and empathy toward their family.

Kanye: Have been trying to divorce Kim for two years

22 Jul 2020

Kanye: Have been trying to divorce Kim for two years

US rapper Kanye West has claimed that he has been trying to divorce his wife Kim Kardashian West for almost two years.

All that happened in the entertainment world today

20 Jul 2020

All that happened in the entertainment world today

In the world of entertainment, it was a mixed bag on Monday.

Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine: Final trials to begin on July 27

15 Jul 2020

Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine: Final trials to begin on July 27

Moderna Therapeutics has come a long way with its candidate vaccine to prevent COVID-19, the novel coronavirus disease.

iPhone lost in river found after 15 months. Still works!

02 Oct 2019

iPhone lost in river found after 15 months. Still works!

We have heard some crazy stories about iPhones and the latest one is as exciting as the last one where an iPhone survived a shark bite.

Justin Bieber married Hailey Baldwin again; pissed off hotel guests

01 Oct 2019

Justin Bieber married Hailey Baldwin again; pissed off hotel guests

Singer Justin Bieber and model Hailey Baldwin have gotten married, again! The couple had first tied the knot last year in a New York City courthouse and have since been looking forward to a religious ceremony with their friends and family in attendance.

Millionaire put plane on autopilot to have sex with 15-year-old

22 May 2019

Millionaire put plane on autopilot to have sex with 15-year-old

In the United States, a harrowing incident of sexual abuse has caught attention. A millionaire, identified as Stephen Bradley Mell, has been arrested for abusing a 15-year-old minor.

American Airlines kicks off mom and baby over skin condition

04 Mar 2019

American Airlines kicks off mom and baby over skin condition

In a shocking incident, American Airlines kicked off a mother and her baby from its flight last week after seeing a "strange rash"; when in reality, the duo was suffering from a rare genetic skin disorder called Ichthyosis.

Trump picks Kelly Kraft as Nikki Haley's successor at UN

23 Feb 2019

Trump picks Kelly Kraft as Nikki Haley's successor at UN

US President Donald Trump has nominated his envoy to Canada, Kelly Knight Craft, as the next US Ambassador to the UN to succeed Indian-American Nikki Haley.

Tulsi Gabbard announces 2020 presidential run to take on Trump

12 Jan 2019

Tulsi Gabbard announces 2020 presidential run to take on Trump

Tulsi Gabbard, the first Hindu lawmaker in the US Congress, has said that she is running for the White House in 2020.

Cops troll criminal using phone left by him while escaping

05 Jan 2019

Cops troll criminal using phone left by him while escaping

Social media is a funny place and it seems various police departments in the world are also making good use of it.

US: Indian-origin man wins lottery, will donate to underprivileged children

15 Dec 2018

US: Indian-origin man wins lottery, will donate to underprivileged children

In a touching incident, an Indian-origin man in Florida, United States, who recently won a lottery of $14.5 million (Rs. 104.4 crore), has decided to use the amount to help the underprivileged children in India.

Trump names Mick Mulvaney as interim Chief of Staff

15 Dec 2018

Trump names Mick Mulvaney as interim Chief of Staff

US President Donald Trump has named his budget director Mick Mulvaney as interim White House Chief of Staff, putting a halt to a chaotic search to who will take over one of the most important positions in the federal government.

Seriously considering running for US presidency in 2020: Tulsi Gabbard

13 Dec 2018

Seriously considering running for US presidency in 2020: Tulsi Gabbard

Tulsi Gabbard, the first Hindu lawmaker in the US Congress, has hinted that she might be running for the White House in 2020.

Last year, over 8,400 hate crimes were reported in US

14 Nov 2018

Last year, over 8,400 hate crimes were reported in US

Over 8,400 hate crime incidents, including 24 against Sikhs, 15 against Hindus, and over 300 against Muslims, were reported in the US in 2017, according to an FBI report.

Tulsi Gabbard considering to run for US presidency in 2020?

12 Nov 2018

Tulsi Gabbard considering to run for US presidency in 2020?

Tulsi Gabbard, the Congresswoman from Hawaii and the first Hindu lawmaker in the US Congress, is considering to run for the American presidency in 2020.

Pentagon grounds global fleet of F-35 stealth aircraft after crash

12 Oct 2018

Pentagon grounds global fleet of F-35 stealth aircraft after crash

The Pentagon in the US yesterday grounded the global fleet of F-35 stealth fighter jets to conduct engine inspections, following its first-ever crash.

#NikkiHaleyResigns: Ivanka would be 'dynamite' at UN, says Trump

10 Oct 2018

#NikkiHaleyResigns: Ivanka would be 'dynamite' at UN, says Trump

US President Donald Trump said he is certain that his daughter Ivanka would be "dynamite" as the US Ambassador to the UN, but conceded that he would be "accused of nepotism" if he selected her to replace Indian-American Nikki Haley.

Nikki Haley: Indian-American US ambassador to UN 'resigns'

09 Oct 2018

Nikki Haley: Indian-American US ambassador to UN 'resigns'

Nikki Haley, the Indian-American US Ambassador to the United Nations, resigned on Tuesday, according to multiple US media reports.

Donald Trump tells hurricane survivor to 'have a good time'

21 Sep 2018

Donald Trump tells hurricane survivor to 'have a good time'

US President Donald Trump, (in)famous for his ill-thought statements, told a survivor of Hurricane Florence to 'have a good time'.

Flooding fears surge as Carolina rivers rise; Wilmington cut off

17 Sep 2018

Flooding fears surge as Carolina rivers rise; Wilmington cut off

Catastrophic flooding from Florence spread across the US's Carolinas, with roads to Wilmington cut off by the epic deluge and muddy river water swamping entire neighborhoods kilometers inland.

Hurricane Florence to devastate the US east coast starting today

13 Sep 2018

Hurricane Florence to devastate the US east coast starting today

An enormous hurricane called Florence is headed towards the East Coast of the United States and is expected to make landfall on Thursday along the North Carolina coast.

US: Indian-origin man pleads guilty to taking $2.5mn in bribes

07 Aug 2018

US: Indian-origin man pleads guilty to taking $2.5mn in bribes

An Indian-origin man, Bhaskar Patel (67) of Windermere, Florida, has pleaded guilty to taking $2.5 million in bribes and kickbacks from companies seeking contracts to work on energy-saving projects in US government buildings.

Delhi: Haley visits Gauri Shankar Mandir, Jama Masjid, gurdwara, church

28 Jun 2018

Delhi: Haley visits Gauri Shankar Mandir, Jama Masjid, gurdwara, church

The US envoy to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, visited a temple, mosque, gurdwara, and church in Delhi, a day after she said freedom of religion was as important as freedom of people and their rights.

Nikki Haley in India on maiden-visit as US-Envoy to UN

26 Jun 2018

Nikki Haley in India on maiden-visit as US-Envoy to UN

Nikki Haley is traveling to India for the first time as the US Ambassador to the UN on a two-day visit from June 26 to meet senior Indian officials, business leaders, NGO leaders, and students and underscore America's "strong alliance" with the country.

Internet helped Tiger Woods meet fan suffering from cancer

09 Apr 2018

Internet helped Tiger Woods meet fan suffering from cancer

At Augusta National, before Masters, last week Tiger Woods fulfilled the wish of a long-time fan.

Hurricane Maria devastates Dominica, edges towards other Caribbean islands

19 Sep 2017

Hurricane Maria devastates Dominica, edges towards other Caribbean islands

Hurricane Maria has been downgraded to a category-four storm, the second highest level.

After Irma, powerful Hurricane Maria proceeding towards the Caribbean

18 Sep 2017

After Irma, powerful Hurricane Maria proceeding towards the Caribbean

Caribbean islands left devastated by Hurricane Irma may have to bear the brunt of another powerful storm.

Two-thirds of Hurricane Irma-hit Florida left without electricity

12 Sep 2017

Two-thirds of Hurricane Irma-hit Florida left without electricity

Thousands of Floridians who had to evacuate inland ahead of the category five Hurricane Irma, have returned to shattered homes.

Florida braces for 'devastation' before category five Hurricane Irma's landfall

09 Sep 2017

Florida braces for 'devastation' before category five Hurricane Irma's landfall

The head of the US federal emergency agency Brock Long said the category five Hurricane Irma will either "devastate" Florida or its neighboring states.

Charleston: Disgruntled employee creates hostage situation, shoots one person

25 Aug 2017

Charleston: Disgruntled employee creates hostage situation, shoots one person

A diner in Charleston, South Carolina witnessed dramatic scenes as a disgruntled employee opened fire killing one person; one person was taken hostage, but released shortly.

Millions of Americans witness historic and spectacular total solar eclipse

22 Aug 2017

Millions of Americans witness historic and spectacular total solar eclipse

Millions of Americans gathered to witness a rare and spectacular celestial event - a total solar eclipse.

Trump backs restrictions on legal-immigration, what it means for India?

03 Aug 2017

Trump backs restrictions on legal-immigration, what it means for India?

US President Donald Trump has now signed a new law which is likely to curb legal immigration and reduce the number of green cards issued in a year.