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U.S. Ranks Near Bottom on Commitment to Development September 18, 2018 10:59

The United States, the world's most developed country, ranks near the bottom of an index which ranks 27 of the world's richest countries on their dedication to policies that benefit people living in the poorer…

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Former U.S. NSA Michael Flynn to be Sentenced in Nov. September 18, 2018 06:48

Former United States National Security Adviser (NSA) Michael Flynn will be sentenced by the end of November, after it had been delayed four times since he pleaded guilty to lying to investigators last December, according…

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Trump has 'Insecurity of a Teenage Girl': John Kerry September 18, 2018 05:59

Former United States secretary of state John Kerry has lacerated into U.S. President Donald Trump for accusing him of holding "illegal" meetings with Iran, saying Trump has the maturity of an "eight-year-old boy with the…

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Dozens Protest Against Jailing of Reuters Reporters September 17, 2018 11:00

About 100 Myanmar youth activists and journalists called for the release of two jailed Reuters journalists on Sunday, warning that the seven-year prison terms handed to the pair this month threaten the public's right to…

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Mattis Condemns Russia for Influence-Peddling in Macedonia September 17, 2018 06:35

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is condemning Russian efforts to use its money and influence to build opposition to an approaching vote in Macedonia that could pave the way for the country to join NATO (North…

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Brett Kavanaugh Denies Sexual Misconduct Allegation September 17, 2018 05:44

The United States Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Friday denied an allegation of sexual misconduct dating back to when he was in high school, and a senior Republican senator said there was no cause…

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Boston Tycoon Donates $1M to Support Blind Cricket Globally September 18, 2018 08:41

The founder and Chief Executive Officer of the Boston Group Subu Kota, on Saturday, has announced to donate $1 million to the Samarthanam Trust for the Disabled to support cricket for the blind worldwide. The…

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Ajit Doval Holds Talks With Pompeo, Mattis in U.S. September 15, 2018 11:01

National Security Adviser Ajit Doval on Friday held "broad-based" talks with the United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Defence Secretary James Mattis and his American counterpart John Bolton during which they discussed the "future…

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Raja Krishnamoorthi Introduces Bill to Grant H-1B Holders Flexibility to Change Jobs September 15, 2018 07:00

Raja Krishnamoorthi, an Indian-American Congressman has introduced a legislation in the House of Representatives which gives flexibility to H-1B workers to reduce Green Card backlog and by expanding education-based exemptions from per-country caps for H-1B…

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Manafort Pleads Guilty, to Cooperate With Mueller September 15, 2018 05:25

The United States President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort will cooperate with Special Counsel Robert Mueller's probe of Russian election meddling as part of a plea deal, prosecutors told a federal court on…

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Trump Nominates Indian-American to Key Administration Post September 14, 2018 07:01

An Indian-American Bimal Patel has been appointed to a key administrative position in the Treasury Department by the United States President Donald Trump.Patel, who is from Georgia, has been nominated to be an Assistant Secretary…

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U.S. Reaches Agreement Over Separated Migrant Families September 14, 2018 05:44

The Trump administration has reached a settlement over the separation of migrant children and their parents at the United States border, allowing some individuals to apply for asylum in the United States, according to court…

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