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A senior US State Department official, who had reportedly inflated her resume, has resigned from her position. Mina Chang, Deputy Assistant Secretary in the State Department's Bureau of Conflict and Stability Operations, submitted her resignation letter on Monday ...

An Indian man working for the US in Afghanistan has been brought to Washington to be tried on charges that he allegedly sexually assaulted an American woman there, according to Assistant Attorney General Brian Benczkowski. Lokesh Naik, 35, allegedly carried out the attack on a 24-year-old American ...

US Chief Justice John Roberts said that the Supreme Court has issued a temporary stay of a federal appeals court ruling that granted a House Committee access to eight years of President Donald Trump's financial records from his accounting firm. The ruling was set to go into effect on Wednesday. The subpoena from the House ...

Hindus are asking for the permanent departure of Dutch Black Pete (Zwarte Piet). It was time for the negative, offensive, racist and discriminatory caricature of Black Pete to vanish from the traditional festivities of Netherlands, distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed stressed in a statement in Nevada (USA)...

At least four people were killed and six others injured in a mass shooting at a family gathering by "unknown suspects" who were yet to be arrested, in California's Fresno city, police said. The incident occurred at about 6 p.m. on Sunday, when about 35 people gathered in ...

Democratic candidates for the 2020 presidential election have reacted to a warning by former US President Barack Obama against moving too far left in politics. On Saturday, the former President while speaking at a fundraising forum in Washington cautioned the candidates against pursuing polices that were not ...