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Sep 21, 2017
India's role critical in US' long-term security interests, says top lawmaker as Senate passes $700 billion defence billIndia plays a critical role in America's long-term national security interests in not only the region but also around the globe, a top US senator has said as his legislation seeking stronger defence ties with New Delhi was passed by the Senate.
Sep 15, 2017
Can't succeed in stabilising Afghanistan without Pakistan's backing, says likely next US Ambassador to KabulThe US will not succeed in Afghanistan without the support and cooperation of Pakistan, which has been a source of "significant challenges" in the war-torn country
Sep 12, 2017
Steve Bannon says firing former FBI director James Comey may be biggest mistake in modern political historyFormer White House chief strategist Steve Bannon says the firing of former FBI director James Comey may have been the biggest mistake in "modern political history."
Aug 23, 2017
President Trump is required to notify US lawmakers before creating joint US-Russia cyber security unitThe proposal, if it became law, would be the latest in a series of maneuvers by Congress to limit President Trump's authority on Russian matters.
Aug 05, 2017
Neighbours in Arms: The time India and Pakistan almost came to a nuclear exchangeIn a new book, Neighbours in Arms, Senator Larry Pressler reveals how India and Pakistan nearly came to a nuclear exchange
Aug 04, 2017
US Senate adjourns, depriving Donald Trump of recess appointments, any legislative victoryUS Senate adjourned leaving Donald Trump deprived of legislative victory heading into summer break, also blocking him from making recess appointments.
Aug 03, 2017
Christopher Wray sworn in as new FBI director by Attorney-General Jeff SessionsWashington: Christopher Wray was sworn in by Attorney-General Jeff Sessions as the new FBI director, with the latter lauding Wray's "spirit" and "strength of character."
Aug 03, 2017
Given how often Christopher Wray has rebuked the president, it's clear he will be no Donald Trump stoogeOn Tuesday, the US Senate confirmed Christopher Wray as the new FBI director, according to media reports.
Jul 30, 2017
Indian govt slashes US lobby budget by $60,000 for the first time since 2009: ReportIndia has slashed its expenses towards lobbying in the US with a total payment of $ 120,000 to its registered lobbyist firm in the second quarter of 2017 — the first cut in nearly 7 years.
Jul 29, 2017
US lawmakers seek increased role for India in assisting security forces in war-torn AfghanistanThe amendment — if passed by the Senate and implemented by the US and India — could irk Pakistan as it opposes any Indian role in neighbouring Afghanistan