Met to return two ancient sculptures to India

New York: An eighth-century stone sculpture of Goddess Durga and a limestone sculpture from the third century will be returned to India by the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the largest museum in the US. Continue Reading

Gunman ambushes 2 police officers in New Jersey

Camden: A gunman opened fire on two New Jersey police officers while they were sitting in their vehicle at a red light yesterday night, wounding them in what authorities are calling an ambush attack. Continue Reading

Nooyi, Banga attend Trump’s high-profile dinner

New York: PepsiCo’s outgoing CEO Indra Nooyi and MasterCard’s chief executive Ajay Banga were among a small group of top corporate leaders hosted by US President Donald Trump for a dinner at his private golf club in New Jersey to hear their perspective on the state of the country’s economy. Continue Reading

Number of Indians overstaying US visas on the rise

Washington: Over 21,000 Indians who were supposed to leave the US at the end of their permissible limits last year overstayed their visas, the Homeland Security Department said today. Continue Reading

45-day extension for imposing higher tariffs on US products

New Delhi: The government has extend by 45 days the deadline for imposition of higher customs duties on 29 products, including almond, walnut and pulses, imported from the US. Continue Reading