Friday, October 19, 2018

Annual US Budget Deficit Hits $779 Billion, Highest Since 2012: Treasury

WASHINGTON, Oct 16 (AFP): The US budget deficit hit a six-year high of $779 billion in the most recent fiscal year, the Treasury announced...

UN Chief “Saddened” Over Destruction Caused By Cyclone Titli In India

UNITED NATIONS, Oct 16 (PTI): UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has expressed sadness over the loss of lives and destruction caused in Odisha and...

US Defence Chief Jim Mattis Says Donald Trump Supports Him ‘100 Per Cent’

HO CHI MINH CITY, VIETNAM, Oct 16 (AFP): US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis said President Donald Trump has assured him of his full support,...

US Says Continued Militarisation Of South China Sea Highly Concerning

WASHINGTON, Oct 16 (PTI): The US remains highly concerned with China's continued militarisation in the disputed South China Sea and its "predatory economic behaviour",...

UAE Charges British Student, 31, With Spying; Wife Wants UK To Clarify

DUBAI, Oct 16 (AFP): The United Arab Emirates has charged a British PhD student with spying in the Gulf country, as his wife Tuesday...

UN Rights Chief Calls To Lift Saudi ‘Immunity’ In Khashoggi Case

GENEVA, Oct 16 (AFP): The UN human rights chief called Tuesday for the lifting of the immunity of officials who might be involved in...

US Pain Clinic CEO Pleads Guilty To $150 Million Opioid Scheme

CHICAGO, Oct 16 (AFP): A businessman who operated pain clinics in the US states of Ohio and Michigan pleaded guilty Monday to a $150...

As Pak Negotiates IMF Bailout, China Says More Corridor Projects Planned

BEIJING, Oct 16 (PTI): China on Tuesday said there will be more projects planned under the so-called China-Pakistan Economic Corridor or CPEC project amid...

Climate Change Not A Hoax, But Still Don’t Know If Man-Made: Donald Trump

WASHINGTON, Oct 15 (PTI): President Donald Trump on Sunday backed off from his claim that climate change is a hoax, but said that it's...

Trump says he wants to negotiate a fair deal with China

Washington, Oct 15 (PTI) President Donald Trump has said he is willing to negotiate a fair deal with China and want the Asian giant...


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