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Nov 17, 2017
US Congress passes $700 bn defence budget, seeks advancement in defence cooperation with IndiaThe US Congress passed a nearly $700 billion American defence budget for 2018, which among other things, seeks advancement in defence cooperation with India
Nov 02, 2017
Ahead of Donald Trump's Beijing visit, US Congress seeks to accord importance to Tibet in US-China relationsA bipartisan group of lawmakers have introduced a resolution in the US Congress which seeks treatment of Tibetans as an important factor in America's ties with China
Nov 02, 2017
Domestic uprising could lead to collapse of Kim Jong-Un's regime, says high-ranking North Korean defectorA North Korean defector has told the US Congress a domestic uprising could lead to the collapse of Kim Jong-Un's regime
Oct 12, 2017
US House Intelligence Committee to make public Russian ads appearing on Facebook during 2016 electionThe decision was taken after US Congress leaders met Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg late on 11 October, Politico reported.
Oct 09, 2017
DACA: Donald Trump demands border wall funding, green card overhaul in exchange for Dreamers protectionPresident Donald Trump has told congressional leaders that his hard-line immigration priorities must be enacted in exchage for extending protection from deportation to hundreds of thousands of young immigrants, many of whom were brought to the US illegally as children.
Oct 05, 2017
Las Vegas massacre aftermath: Some Republicans open to banning 'bump stock' device used by shooterSenior Congressional Republicans say they are open to considering legislation banning "bump stocks" like the shooter in Las Vegas apparently used to make semi-automatic rifles perform more like fully automatic weapons.
Sep 28, 2017
Donald Trump proposes biggest US tax overhaul in decades, takes fire for favouring businesses and richPresident Donald Trump proposed on Wednesday the biggest US tax overhaul in three decades, calling for tax cuts for most Americans, but prompting criticism that the plan favours business and the rich and could add trillions of dollars to the deficit.
Sep 14, 2017
Indian-American Raja Krishnamoorthi named co-chair of Congressional Democrats' new task force on economyIndian-American Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi was on Wednesday appointed to a leadership position in the Democratic party’s new task force on economy.
Sep 06, 2017
Nikki Haley says Donald Trump has grounds to say Iran violating nuclear dealWashington: US president Donald Trump has grounds to declare that Iran is violating the 2015 nuclear deal with the world powers, his top diplomat to the United Nations Nikki Haley has said.
Sep 02, 2017
Hurricane Harvey: Donald Trump requests $7.9 billion from Congress as relief fundArray