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Category: World News

China no longer in race to supersede US as top economic power: Trump

PTI WASHINGTON China is no longer in a position to supersede America as the top global economic power, US President…

Democrats take control of House, GOP retains Senate

WASHINGTON: Opposition Democrats captured the House of Representatives on Wednesday in the crucial midterm elections while President Donald Trump’s Republican…

US abruptly postpones top-level N Korea talks

WASHINGTON: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday abruptly shelved plans to meet a top North Korean official in…

Google touts progress in fight against piracy

SAN FRANCISCO: Google said Wednesday it is making strides in helping internet users legitimately get songs, films and apps while…

China again declines to reveal details of financial assistance to Pak

BEIJING: China on Wednesday once again declined to quantify the financial assistance it is willing to provide to Pakistan after…

Iran port: US exempts India from certain sanctions

WASHINGTON: The United States has exempted India from imposition of certain sanctions for the development of the strategically-located Chabahar Port…

Democrats maintain advantage on eve of midterms: Poll

IANS   WASHINGTON One day before the crucial US midterms elections, Democrats continued to hold a double-digit lead over Republicans…

Sirisena suffers reversal in Lanka parliament majority claim

PTI   COLOMBO In a setback to Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena, a deputy minister of his United People’s Freedom…

Trump makes last-ditch effort to retain House majority

PTI   WASHINGTON President Donald Trump made a last-ditch effort to retain majority in the US House of Representatives as…

US exempts 3 Iranian n-sites from sanctions

IANS   WASHINGTON The US has exempted three Iranian nuclear sites from sanctions, but warned that they will be under…