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Pakistan has around 130 nuclear warheads to deter an attack from India, claims US report

Jan 21, 2016

Pakistan has around 130 nuclear warheads to deter an attack from India, claims US report

Pakistan's nuclear warheads which are estimated to be between 110-130 are aimed at deterring India from taking military action against it, a latest Congressional report has said. #Obama #India #US #Pakistan #US congress #NSG #Islamabad #AQ Khan #Nuclear Missile #warhead #CRS
Pushing for gun control, Barack Obama gets teary-eyed over Sandy Hook shooting

Jan 06, 2016

Pushing for gun control, Barack Obama gets teary-eyed over Sandy Hook shooting

Surrounded by survivors and relatives of victims of gun violence, Barack Obama sheds a tear while delivering a statement on steps the administration is taking for gun control #White House #Barack Obama #US congress #ImagesOfTheDay #Joe Biden #Gun control #Newtown #National Rifle Association #Gun violence #Executive Order #Sandy Hook
After US journalists' shooting, White House calls for gun control laws

Aug 27, 2015

After US journalists' shooting, White House calls for gun control laws

The White House on Wednesday issued a rapid call for Congress to pass gun control laws, after two journalists were shot to death during a live television broadcast. #White House #Barack Obama #NewsTracker #US congress #US gun control laws #US journalists
Obama, in search of legacy, could start arms race in Middle East: Bobby Jindal on Iran nuclear deal

Jun 30, 2015

Obama, in search of legacy, could start arms race in Middle East: Bobby Jindal on Iran nuclear deal

Republican presidential aspirant Bobby Jindal has asked his fellow Republican leadership in the Congress to reject a nuclear deal with Iran, saying any such deal could start arms race in the Middle East. #Barack Obama #US presidential campaign #Middle East #Bobby Jindal #TheySaidIt #US congress #Iran #nuclear deal #Iran Nuclear deal #US Congres
US Congress passes bill seeking increased intelligence cooperation with India, Israel

Jun 17, 2015

US Congress passes bill seeking increased intelligence cooperation with India, Israel

A bipartisan amendment to Intelligence Authorization Act 2016 seeking expansion of trilateral national security cooperation among the US, Israel and India has been passed by the US House of Representatives. #NewsTracker #Israel #US congress #National Security #House of Representatives #intelligence #World #India
US Congress committee to meet to safeguard religious minorities in India

May 29, 2015

US Congress committee to meet to safeguard religious minorities in India

A key US Congressional committee has called for a public hearing on the rights and freedoms of religious minorities in India to be held early next month. #NewsTracker #US congress #Congressional committee #Religious Minorities in india #World #India
Obama signs bill giving US Congress a say in Iran nuclear deal

May 23, 2015

Obama signs bill giving US Congress a say in Iran nuclear deal

Though he once vigorously opposed its involvement, President Barack Obama has signed legislation that gives the US Congress the power to review and potentially reject a nuclear deal with Iran. #White House #Barack Obama #NewsTracker #US congress #Iran #USA #Foreign policy #nuclear deal #World
Divisive, communal remarks by BJP leaders is reality: Cong on US report

May 01, 2015

Divisive, communal remarks by BJP leaders is reality: Cong on US report

With a US Congress-established panel criticising attacks on minorities in India, Congress on Friday said it was a "ground reality" that BJP leaders have been making "divisive and communal" statements but Prime Minister Narendra Modi is taking no action against anyone. #Congress #Narendra Modi #NewsTracker #US congress #USCIRF #Politics #India
Nuclear deal with Obama may last only till he is in office: US Republicans warn Iran

Mar 10, 2015

Nuclear deal with Obama may last only till he is in office: US Republicans warn Iran

Republican US senators warned Iran's leaders on Monday that any nuclear deal with President Barack Obama could last only as long as he remains in office. #White House #Barack Obama #Democrats #TheySaidIt #US congress #Iran #nuclear deal #US President #US Republicans #World #US
US, Iran resume nuclear talks after Netanyahu's US Congress speech

Mar 04, 2015

US, Iran resume nuclear talks after Netanyahu's US Congress speech

Undeterred by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's scathing speech against an Iran nuclear deal, US and Iranian negotiators resumed work today on an agreement meant to crimp Iran's atomic program in exchange for sanctions relief. #Barack Obama #NewsTracker #Israel #Benjamin Netanyahu #US congress #Iran #John Kerry #World