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May 26, 2017
United States Senate Republicans start their version of Obamacare repealWashington: Senate Republicans have started writing their Obamacare repeal bill even though few decisions have been made about how to resolve the biggest policy disagreements, the media reported.
May 26, 2017
US Senate confirms Indian-American judge Amul Thapar to the Circuit Court of AppealsThapar is the first Indian-American to be nominated by Donald Trump for the Sixth US Circuit Court of Appeals and was confirmed by the Senate 52-44.
May 22, 2017
H-1B: Nasscom steps up lobbying with US lawmakers on visa, immigration curbsThe IT industry body paid a total amount of US $1,50,000 (nearly Rs 1 crore) to its two registered lobbyists in the first quarter of 2017.
May 21, 2017
Nasscom steps up US lobbying on immigration, visa issuesAn analysis of the lobbying disclosure reports filed for Nasscom shows that the Indian software industry body paid $440,000 to the two registered lobbying firms in 2016.
May 05, 2017
Major victory for Donald Trump as US House passes healthcare bill to repeal parts of ObamacareUS House of Representatives approved a bill on Thursday to repeal major parts of Obamacare and replace it with a Republican healthcare plan, handing President Donald Trump his biggest legislative victory but setting up a tough fight in the Senate.
Apr 28, 2017
Donald Trump's first 100 days: US House okays bill averting government shutdown, all eyes on SenateWashington: With just hours to spare, the US House of Representatives easily approved a short-term spending bill Friday that would prevent a partial federal shutdown over the weekend. But on President Donald Trump's 99th day in office, lawmakers were leaving for the weekend without completing two other measures he's coveted: A Republican health care overhaul and a budget financing government for the entire year.
Apr 24, 2017
Donald Trump threatens US govt shutdown over Mexican wall: The looming threat and its falloutOn Saturday, the US government may shut down. In essence, the US government runs out of money to pay for all its programmes at midnight 28 April, unless Congress, which controls the purse strings, passes a spending bill.
Apr 22, 2017
Taliban kills more than 100 Afghan troops in army base attack; days after US dropped MOABMore than 100 Afghan soldiers were killed and wounded in a coordinated Taliban attack on an army base in northern Afghanistan, the country's defence ministry said Saturday.
Feb 16, 2017
Republican senators unnerved by reports of relationship between Donald Trump and RussiaWashington: US Senate Republicans are expressing growing concerns about the relationship between president Donald Trump's administration and Russia, the media reported.
Feb 11, 2017
US senator Bernie Sanders calls Donald Trump 'delusional'Washington: US senator Bernie Sanders has called US president Donald Trump "delusional" and said that the country under his leadership could move into "authoritarian mode". "I use the term 'delusional' with regard to Trump when he said there were 3 to 5 million 'illegals' who voted in the last election ... That is delusional," Sanders told CNN's Erin Burnett on "OutFront" on Friday.