US to commemorate 9/11 as its aftermath extends & evolves

Americans are commemorating 9/11 with mournful ceremonies, volunteering, appeals to ‘never forget’ and rising attention to the terror attacks’ extended toll on responders. Continue Reading

Trump says Secy dismissed after talking about his children

President Donald Trump says his Secretary was dismissed after making indiscreet remarks about his children and saying things that ‘were just a little bit hurtful.’ Madeleine Westerhout lost her job as director of Oval Office operations this week. Continue Reading

G7 summit: Modi rejects any scope for third party mediation on J-K

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday categorically rejected any scope for third party mediation between India and Pakistan on Kashmir, saying the two countries can discuss and resolve all issues bilaterally and “we don’t want to trouble any third country.” Continue Reading

Pompeo pushes India for access to local markets

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has pushed for India to further open its economy and also “diversify” its energy portfolio, saying countries that have provided American companies access to their markets have seen “real opportunity.” Continue Reading

Will devastate Turkey if it hits Kurdish forces: Trump

President Donald Trump issued a stern warning to Turkey and said if the NATO-allied nation attacks US-backed Kurdish forces in Syria, US would devastate Turkey economically. Continue Reading