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Washington: White House spokesperson Sarah Sanders in Wednesday said the US feels that North Korea is moving 'in the right direction' on the Korean Peninsula denuclearization issue. more
Trump administration to scrap work permit for spouses of H1B visa holders

Washington: In a major setback for spouses of H1B visa holders, the Donald Trump administration has announced its intention of scraping provisions that allows the H4 visa holders to work ...

South Korea turns off North Korea-facing speakers, sets tone ahead of historic meet

Seoul: Days ahead of the historic North-South meeting in the Korean peninsula, Seoul has turned off the speakers facing Pyongyang, thus setting up the tone for the dialogue, reports said ...

'Path is open’ to peaceful denuclearization of Korean Peninsula – UN chief

New York:Following the leader of North Korea’s announcement that nuclear and missile tests are to end, the United Nations chief António Guterres said on Saturday that the &ld ...

Israel disables major Gaza tunnel

Jerusalem: Israel said that it has destroyed a major tunnel which was dug up by militants to reach the state from the Gaza Strip.

Syria strike: Trump says mission accomplished, thanks France, Britain

Washington: US President Donald Trump has thanked allies France and the United Kingdom for launching a coordinated strike against Syria, in response to last week's alleged chemical at ...

Russia accuses US of putting international peace at risk

Moscow/Washington: Russia has warned the US over launching air strikes in Syria, saying that it could trigger a war between the two countries.

China slaps tariffs on 128 US products

Beijing: In a major development that can further escalate trade war between the two nations, China on Monday suspended tariff concessions on 128 items of U.S. products including pork and ...

Russia to expel 60 US diplomats

Moscow: Russia has announced that it will expel 60 US diplomats and even shut down the US Consulate General in St. Petersburg, media reports said.

US diplomat Alice G Wells visits Pakistan, meets Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua

Islamabad: The United States (US) Acting Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs, Ambassador Alice G Wells, met Pakistan Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua on Thurs ...