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Indian-origin police officer shot and killed in California

A 33-year-old Indian-origin police officer in the US state of California has been killed after being shot by an "armed" unidentified gunman while he...

Biden picks Neera Tanden as head of the Office of Management and Budget

US president-elect Joe Biden was scheduled to formally introduce his top economic policy advisers on Tuesday (1) as his administration prepares to take power...

Biden gains ground in White House vote count as Trump mounts legal challenges

Democrat Joe Biden edged closer to victory in the U.S. presidential race on Thursday as election officials tallied votes in the handful of states...

Trump castigated refugee accord during call with Australian PM

  U.S. President Donald Trump ripped into the Australian Prime Minister during their call last week, reports said, castigating a refugee accord he later described...

US health officials say vaping illness may have multiple causes

U.S. health officials said on Friday there may be more than one cause behind the nationwide outbreak of serious lung illnesses linked to vaping,...

US moves UN for Masood Azhar’s ban; China again puts a ‘hold

A significant bid by the US in the UN for designating Pathankot attack mastermind Masood Azhar as a global terrorist has been stymied by...

Anand Jon pleads guilty of molesting model

INDIAN-AMERICAN celebrity fashion designer Anand Jon, already serving a 59 years sentence in the US for sexually abusing aspiring models, was jailed for five...

‘We do have two systems of justice in America’: Kamala Harris

The US has two systems of justice for Black and White Americans, Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris has said, as the Indian-origin Senator...

US proposes changes to H1B visas; to be given to most skilled, highest paid...

The Trump administration on Friday proposed major changes to the H-1B application process with the aim of awarding the visa to the most skilled...

US, Russia clash in Security Council over Syria missile strike

The US and Russia clashed in the UN Security Council over the missile attack on a Syrian airfield, with Washington warning it is "prepared...