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Jul 20, 2017
Global terror attacks, fatalities from terrorism declined in 2016: US reportTerrorist attacks and fatalities from terrorism declined globally in 2016 from levels seen in 2015, the US State Department said.
Jul 19, 2017
US imposes fresh sanctions on Iran over charges of supporting terror, missile programmeThe US on Tuesday announced fresh sanctions against Iran, targeting 18 individuals or entities for supporting the country's ballistic missile programme or militant groups like Hezbollah, Hamas and Palestinian Islamic Jihad that threaten Israel and stability in West Asia.
Jul 17, 2017
US state department asks Iran to release all Americans unjustly detained; tells citizens to heed travel warningThe US government on Sunday asked Iran to release all Americans unjustly detained in that country, after learning of a 10-year sentence imposed on a US citizen.
Jul 11, 2017
US, UK set to sign arms deal worth over $ 1 billion, includes 2,747 J-Light Tactical VehiclesArray
Jul 02, 2017
US clears decks for export of 22 predator Guardian drones to India; will help maritime surveillanceThe US state department has issued the necessary license for the export of 22 predator Guardian drones to India, a government source here said, days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Donald Trump had their first bilateral meeting
Jun 13, 2017
Bangladesh diplomat in New York charged with labour trafficking, assault: If convicted, envoy faces up to 15 years in jailBangladesh's deputy consul general in New York was indicted on Monday on charges of labour trafficking and assault for forcing his servant to work without pay through threats and intimidation, a New York City prosecutor said.
Jun 01, 2017
Donald Trump administration gives nod to tougher visa norms, including social media checksEarlier Trump has tried to implement a temporary travel ban on people from six Muslim-majority nations
May 29, 2017
Donald Trump administration: India sees 28% rise while Pakistan has 40% drop in US visasPakistan has a 40 percent drop, India sees 28 percent rise in the number of American visas granted to its nationals under the new Trump administration.
May 05, 2017
Donald Trump administration in US may seek social media details of visa applicantsThe Trump administration has proposed a rigorous vetting process for US visa applicants.
May 03, 2017
FBI translator married Islamic State recruiter she was meant to be investigating in SyriaAn FBI translator who was hired to spy on a German member of the Islamic State group instead apparently grew attracted to him and snuck off to Syria to get married.