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NBA: A look at Los Angeles Lakers' all-time records

25 Sep 2019

NBA: A look at Los Angeles Lakers' all-time records

The National Basketball Association (NBA) has produced a number of champion teams over the years.

NBA: Here are the records held by Boston Celtics

23 Sep 2019

NBA: Here are the records held by Boston Celtics

The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the best basketball league in the world and has produced some legendary players over the years.

NBA: Here are the records held by Michael Jordan

11 Sep 2019

NBA: Here are the records held by Michael Jordan

The National Basketball Association (NBA) has seen a number of legendary players being born.

Ranking the best NBA Finals of all-time

09 Sep 2019

Ranking the best NBA Finals of all-time

The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the most popular basketball league in the world.

Chandrayaan-2 mission a huge step forward for India: US

08 Sep 2019

Chandrayaan-2 mission a huge step forward for India: US

A day after India's ambitious mission to the Moon, Chandrayaan-2 failed to complete landing on the lunar surface, the United States has congratulated and supported India on its efforts.

Did President Trump accidentally tweet classified information about Iran?

31 Aug 2019

Did President Trump accidentally tweet classified information about Iran?

Amid tensions between the United States and Iran, President Donald Trump may have accidentally let it slip that he's spying on the Gulf nation.

NBA: Here are some unique records held by LeBron James

30 Aug 2019

NBA: Here are some unique records held by LeBron James

LeBron James is undoubtedly one of the greatest basketball players to ever play the sport.

Five unknown and interesting facts about New York City

22 Aug 2019

Five unknown and interesting facts about New York City

Needless to say, the New York City is one of the world's favorite tourist spots.

These countries have won the most Olympic medals

19 Aug 2019

These countries have won the most Olympic medals

The Olympics is the greatest sporting extravaganza on this planet.

Here are five Olympic moments which shocked the world

15 Aug 2019

Here are five Olympic moments which shocked the world

The Olympics is undoubtedly the greatest sporting event in the world.

'Heaven is real,' says woman who died for 27 minutes

28 Jun 2019

'Heaven is real,' says woman who died for 27 minutes

The debate on whether life after death is a reality has no end to it. People who are alive have no way to establish that heaven/hell truly exists (faith doesn't really count), and the ones who are dead, well... we can't talk to them (again, Ouija boards don't really count).

US: 6-year-old Indian girl dies of heat in Arizona desert

15 Jun 2019

US: 6-year-old Indian girl dies of heat in Arizona desert

A six-year-old immigrant girl from India was found dead in Arizona's southern deserts on Wednesday by the United States Border Patrol office.

US to end sanction waivers for nations importing Iranian oil

22 Apr 2019

US to end sanction waivers for nations importing Iranian oil

The Trump administration is poised to tell five nations, including allies South Korea and Turkey, that they'll no longer be exempt from US sanctions if they continue to import oil from Iran.

Kim says he's open to another summit with Donald Trump

13 Apr 2019

Kim says he's open to another summit with Donald Trump

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un says he's open to having the third summit with President Donald Trump if the United States could offer mutually acceptable terms for an agreement by the end of the year.

USCIS has received 'sufficient number of applications' for H-1B visa

06 Apr 2019

USCIS has received 'sufficient number of applications' for H-1B visa

The USCIS, US Citizenship and Immigration Services, yesterday released a notification that it has reached the authority mandated 65,000 cap of H-1B visas for the fiscal year 2020.

US count found none of Pakistan's F-16 'missing', says report

05 Apr 2019

US count found none of Pakistan's F-16 'missing', says report

A US count of the F-16s with Pakistan has found that none of them are "missing" and all the fighter planes were "present and accounted for", according to an American magazine.

Second woman accuses Joe Biden of unwanted physical contact

02 Apr 2019

Second woman accuses Joe Biden of unwanted physical contact

Amy Lappos, an NGO freelance worker, yesterday accused US ex-Vice President, Joe Biden of unwanted physical contact.

Pentagon strongly denies reports of spying on India's ASAT test

30 Mar 2019

Pentagon strongly denies reports of spying on India's ASAT test

The Pentagon has strongly denied the reports that the US spied on India's anti-satellite (ASAT) missile test by sending a reconnaissance aircraft from its base in Diego Garcia in the Indian Ocean to monitor the development.

Indian, arrested in December, admits to smuggling immigrants to US

16 Mar 2019

Indian, arrested in December, admits to smuggling immigrants to US

An Indian national arrested last December for conspiring and smuggling foreign nationals into the United States recently pleaded guilty.

US, Canada move WTO against India for 'under-reporting' of MSP

16 Feb 2019

US, Canada move WTO against India for 'under-reporting' of MSP

The US and Canada yesterday said they have jointly approached the World Trade Organization (WTO) against India for allegedly "under-reporting" market price support (MSP) for five varieties of pulses and have submitted their own steeper calculations for scrutiny of members.

Immediately end 'support' to all terrorist groups, US tells Pakistan

15 Feb 2019

Immediately end 'support' to all terrorist groups, US tells Pakistan

The White House asked Pakistan to immediately end "support" and "safe haven" to all terror groups as it strongly condemned the Pulwama terrorist attack.

Trump to declare national emergency to build border wall

15 Feb 2019

Trump to declare national emergency to build border wall

US President Donald Trump will sign an executive order declaring a national emergency, which will empower him to fund the construction of a massive wall along the US-Mexico border to prevent illegal immigrants from entering the country and curb drug smuggling.

American teenager makes film on Sikh Trailblazer Gurinder Singh Khalsa

13 Feb 2019

American teenager makes film on Sikh Trailblazer Gurinder Singh Khalsa

An 18-year-old girl in the US has made a short film SINGH based on a true story of an Indian-American Sikh philanthropist, Gurinder Singh Khalsa, whose campaign forced the authorities in the US to change their policy towards turban of the Sikh community.

Saudis don't know where Khashoggi's body is: Foreign Affairs official

11 Feb 2019

Saudis don't know where Khashoggi's body is: Foreign Affairs official

Riyadh doesn't know the location of dissident Jamal Khashoggi's body, despite having detained the Saudi team that murdered him, a high-ranking foreign affairs official in the kingdom said in an interview with CBS that was broadcasted yesterday.

US leaving missile-treaty to 'get out of its obligations': Russia

02 Feb 2019

US leaving missile-treaty to 'get out of its obligations': Russia

Moscow denounced Washington's decision to leave a landmark Cold War nuclear missile treaty yesterday, saying it was part of a plan to "get out of its international legal obligations".

China vows increased US imports, IP protection at trade talks

01 Feb 2019

China vows increased US imports, IP protection at trade talks

China agreed to increase imports of US goods and boost cooperation on protecting intellectual property (IP) during trade talks in Washington.

US lawmakers reintroduce legislation enforcing fair trade with China

23 Jan 2019

US lawmakers reintroduce legislation enforcing fair trade with China

Two US lawmakers today reintroduced a legislation in the House of Representatives to safeguard American assets from Chinese influence and possession, as well as protect American businesses from China's tools of economic aggression.

Mortal remains of siblings, who died in US-fire, reach Hyderabad

19 Jan 2019

Mortal remains of siblings, who died in US-fire, reach Hyderabad

The bodies of three teenage siblings from Telangana, who were among four people killed in a fire at a house in Tennessee, USA, two days before Christmas, have been brought in Hyderabad, Telangana.

Taliban threatens to end talks with US: Here's why

16 Jan 2019

Taliban threatens to end talks with US: Here's why

The Taliban yesterday threatened to end contact with the US if they deflect from the issue of foreign force withdrawal from Afghanistan.

Trump threatens to devastate Turkey if it hits Kurdish forces

14 Jan 2019

Trump threatens to devastate Turkey if it hits Kurdish forces

United States President Donald Trump has threatened to "devastate" Turkey economically if the NATO-allied nation attacks US-backed Kurdish forces in Syria following a pullout of American troops from the war-torn country, and also urged the Kurds not to "provoke" Ankara.

'Black Panther' becomes most googled movie of 2018

16 Dec 2018

'Black Panther' becomes most googled movie of 2018

Black Panther shall remain a benchmark in the history of superhero movies. While superhero movies usually deal with broad messages of good and evil, most do not deal with present-day issues.

#RussiaProbe: Trump's ex-lawyer Michael Cohen sentenced to 3yrs in prison

12 Dec 2018

#RussiaProbe: Trump's ex-lawyer Michael Cohen sentenced to 3yrs in prison

US President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, has been sentenced to three years in prison by a Manhattan federal court.

#IshaAmbaniWedding: Clinton, others reach Udaipur for pre-wedding festivities

08 Dec 2018

#IshaAmbaniWedding: Clinton, others reach Udaipur for pre-wedding festivities

After the opulent wedding ceremonies of Ranveer-Deepika and Priyanka-Nick, it is time for one of the most extravagant weddings in the nation.

#26/11Attacks: US says guilty haven't been convicted, announces $5-million reward

26 Nov 2018

#26/11Attacks: US says guilty haven't been convicted, announces $5-million reward

On the tenth anniversary of the barbaric Mumbai attacks, the United States of America has said those who plotted the attack have still not been convicted and announced a reward of $5 million for information on preparators.

French President Macron's call for European Army 'very insulting': Trump

10 Nov 2018

French President Macron's call for European Army 'very insulting': Trump

US President Donald Trump today said the suggestion of his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron that Europe should build its own army was "very insulting," asserting that Europe should first pay its "fair share" to NATO.

Statue of Unity and 4 other tallest statues of world

31 Oct 2018

Statue of Unity and 4 other tallest statues of world

Today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has inaugurated the 'Statue of Unity' on Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's 143rd birth anniversary.

Neymar: Captaincy is added responsibility, enjoying it

07 Sep 2018

Neymar: Captaincy is added responsibility, enjoying it

Brazil's star forward, Neymar da Silva Santos Junior, has opened up about being named the permanent captain of his national squad.

CM Manohar Parrikar to fly to US for medical check-up

09 Aug 2018

CM Manohar Parrikar to fly to US for medical check-up

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar will leave for the United States of America on August 10 for a medical check-up and return on August 17, a senior official said today.

End-of-American-dream: Indian techie returns after not getting paid, records video

03 Jul 2018

End-of-American-dream: Indian techie returns after not getting paid, records video

The American dream may have lost its charm, at least this is what an Indian techie who makes videos for YouTube has said.

Hyderabad: Astrologer predicts Aaradhya Bachchan will become PM

25 Jun 2018

Hyderabad: Astrologer predicts Aaradhya Bachchan will become PM

A Hyderabad based astrologer D Gyaneshwar made a bunch of predictions at a media conference on Sunday including PM Narendra Modi's re-election in 2019 and a celebrated political career for Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek Bachchan's six-year-old daughter Aaradhya.