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US President Donald Trump tweeted a rare, albeit backhanded, defence of his rival and Democratic front-runner for the 2020 election, Joe Biden after North Korea likened the former Vice President rabid dog" that should be "beaten to death". "Mr. Chairman, Joe Biden may be sleepy and very slow, but he is not a 'rabid ...

Honorable Deputy Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu Sri O. Panneerselvam (OPS) visited Houston, Texas on November 14th and 15th, 2019 at the invitation of Houston Tamil Studies Chair (HTSC). On Thursday, Nov. 14th OPS visited Sri Meenakshi Temple (MTS) where he was conferred the title “Panbin Sikaram” by Dr....

On November 9th our annual Diwali celebration was held at Cotillion banquet hall in Jericho, NY. Long Island Gujarati Cultural Society, a 501 (C) (3) Non-Profit Organization, serving the Indian community in Suffolk and Nassau counties for over 22 years. Today, our member’s pool has ...

US President Donald Trump has cleared three service members who were involved in war crimes in Afghanistan and Iraq. With the presidential executive order, Trump on Friday issued for pardons for two soldiers, First Lt. Clint Lorance and Army Major Mathew Golsteyn, and ...

A 16-year-old gunman who shot himself after a shooting spree in a school in California that claimed the lives of two students and injured three others, has died in a hospital, authorities said. According to US media reports, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department ...

The US has threatened to punish Egypt for its decision to purchase fighter jets from Russia, flexing its muscles against a second regional power that was veering toward Moscow. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Defence Secretary Mark Esper sent a...

Visiting NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg sought to quell questioning about the bloc's unity and future, after meeting US President Donald Trump here. Following the meeting on Thursday, Stoltenberg dismissed a recent remark by French President Emmanuel Macron, who said the group was experiencing "brain ...

The US Senate has initiated an expedited "hotline" process to pass the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act, as the escalation of deadly clashes between the Hong Kong's police and protesters have turn the city into a battlefield, it was reported on Thursday. ...