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Elon Musk to back Ron DeSantis in US Presidential race

Billionaire Elon Musk has said that he would back Florida governor Ron DeSantis of the Republican Party if he contested the 2024 US...

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Amini was not killed, but she died: Iranian minister

Iran’s deputy foreign minister Bagheri Kani blamed the West for orchestrating protests in Iran marks the 70th day of the uprising in the...

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US senators urge Biden to reconsider selling Ukraine 'lethal' drones

A bipartisan group of 16 United States senators has asked the Biden administration to carefully reconsider Ukraine’s request for lethal...

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Wait time for US visitor visa interview nearly 1,000 days: Report

The waiting list for those applying for a visitor visa - B1 (business) and B2 (tourist) - to the United States (US) is close to 1,000 days.

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Elon Musk signs off on message to critics with 'Namaste'

Twitter boss Elon Musk today signed off one of his tweets with the traditional Hindi greeting, "Namaste". Musk urged those critics handling...

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Elon Musk considering further layoffs: Reports

Twitter's new owner Elon Musk is considering laying off more employees, just weeks after he laid off half the company's workforce, reported...

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White House lauds Modi's role in G20 summit

India played an essential role in negotiating the Bali Declaration of the just concluded G20 Summit in Indonesia, the White House applauded...

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Amazon begins cutting workforce, says more layoffs in 2023

Tech giant Amazon has begun the process of cutting jobs across the company this week and stated that layoffs would continue into 2023 as its...

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NASA gears up for fresh Moon rocket launch

After two failed attempts, NASA plans to launch its new mega Moon rocket today from Florida, less than a week after the massive machine...

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Trump announces 2024 White House bid

Former US President Donald Trump today announced his third bid to run for President in the 2024 election.

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India among four nations removed from US currency monitoring list

India, along with four other countries has been removed from the Currency Monitoring List by the US Department of Treasury last week.

Global

India likely to double Russia trade

The increase in trade volume is coming mainly on India's increased import of Russian oil, a fact that has attracted much criticism from the...

Global

Six killed after vintage planes collide at Dallas air show

Six people were killed after two World War II-era military planes collided in midair and crashed at Dallas Executive Airport during an...

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NASA set to postpone moon rocket launch again

USA News: NASA is again postponing the launch of its new moon rocket because of a storm threatening the Florida coast.

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Ex-US President Trump to make ‘big announcement’ next week

Donald Trump said yesterday he would be making a "very big announcement" next week, with the former president expected to jump into the race...

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Nine hurt in US shooting spree

USA News: At least nine people were shot outside a bar in US Philadelphia on Saturday night, leaving two in critical condition.

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India abstains from another resolution involving Ukraine

India has abstained on yet another resolution involving Ukraine, this time a motion sponsored by Russia at the UNSC that the US and Ukraine...

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Satya Nadella bags Padma Bhushan; eyes India visit

Microsoft head Satya Nadella formally received the Padma Bhushan - the third-highest civilian award in India - from India’s consul general...

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US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen to visit India next month

US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen has announced that she will travel to India next month to attend the ninth edition of the US-India...

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Infosys in US facing lawsuit over discriminatory hiring practices

The US arm of Indian tech firm Infosys is facing allegations of discrimination against Indians in their hiring practices.

Corporate

On visit, Jaishankar hold talks with US to deepen business ties

Indian External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar held talks with key stakeholders including Congressmen, business chambers and think tanks...

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Washington's ties with Islamabad have not served the American interest: EAM Jaishankar

S Jaishankar has raised questions over the "merits" of the US-Pakistan relationship and said that Washington's ties with Islamabad have not...

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Russia has shamelessly violated core tenets of UN charter: Biden

United States President Joe Biden rebuked Russian President Vladimir Putin for Russia's war on Ukraine at the 77th Session of the United...

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Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai makes first visit to Indian embassy in US

Google and Alphabet CEO Sunder Pichai visited the Indian Embassy in Washington and held discussions with India's Ambassador to the US,...

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'Putin unable to achieve Ukraine goal'

Russian forces and stretched resources in Ukraine show that Moscow’s forces are incapable of achieving President Vladimir Putin’s...

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