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No inherent objection to free trade agreement with India: U.S

No inherent objection to free trade agreement with India: U.S

The Trump administration has no inherent objection to the India-U.S free trade agreement though there have been no serious discussions with New Delhi over the issue, U.S Commerce Secretary Wilbur…

China launches new aircraft carrier amid tensions

China launches new aircraft carrier amid tensions

China on Wednesday launched its first indigenously-built aircraft carrier which will join an existing one bought from Ukraine, boosting its military capabilities amid worries about Beijing’s assertiveness in the South…

Champions Trophy: BCCI misses squad announcement deadline

Champions Trophy: BCCI misses squad announcement deadline

The BCCI on Tuesday became the only team that missed the April 25 deadline set for announcing the India squad for Champions Trophy with all the other seven countries already…

N Korea marks military anniversary with firing drill

N Korea marks military anniversary with firing drill

Nuclear-armed North Korea marked a military anniversary with a massive conventional firing drill, Seoul said, as a U.S guided-missile submarine docked in South Korea amid tensions over Pyongyang’s weapons ambitions.…

Major action on H1-B visa would worry India: Arvind Subramanian

Major action on H1-B visa would worry India: Arvind Subramanian

Any ‘serious actions’ taken by the Trump Administration on the H-1B visa programme would be a cause of ‘worry’ as a majority of Indian exports in the services sector go…

U.S accuses Infosys, TCS, Cognizant of violating H-1B visa norms

U.S accuses Infosys, TCS, Cognizant of violating H-1B visa norms

The U.S has complained that Indian blue chip IT firms Tata Consultancy Services, Infosys and Cognizant unfairly get the lion’s share of H-1B visas by putting extra tickets into the…

Trump denounces anti-Semitism on Israel Holocaust day

Trump denounces anti-Semitism on Israel Holocaust day

U.S President Donald Trump vowed to wipe out anti-Semitism in a message to mark Israel’s annual Holocaust Remembrance Day after his administration was criticised for past statements about the genocide.…

India to export mangoes to Australia for the first time

India to export mangoes to Australia for the first time

India may export mangoes that meet biosecurity standards to Australia for the first time following revision of protocols to allow them in the Australian economy. Robert Gray from Australian Mango…

Macron tops French election, to fight Le Pen in second round

Macron tops French election, to fight Le Pen in second round

Centrist Emmanuel Macron will face off against far-right Marine Le Pen in the second round of France’s presidential election, projections showed, making him clear favourite to emerge as the country’s…

N Korean media issue threat to ‘wipe out’ U.S

N Korean media issue threat to ‘wipe out’ U.S

An official North Korean website warned that Pyongyang will “wipe out” the United States if Washington starts a war on the peninsula, the latest tit- for-tat sabre-rattling that has sent…

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