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Asia energy firms dive with oil, Trump-Kim hopes provide optimism

    Asia energy firms dive with oil, Trump-Kim hopes provide optimism

HONG KONG: Energy firms plunged with oil prices in Asia today after Saudi Arabia and Russia signaled they could lift output, while indications Donald Trump’s summit with Kim Jong Un

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Pompeo pushes for CAATSA waiver to spare India

    Pompeo pushes for CAATSA waiver to spare India

WASHINGTON: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has urged the Congress to provide the necessary waiver so that its sanctions on Russia under CAATSA do not impact countries for which

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US budget seeks stronger defense ties with India

    US budget seeks stronger defense ties with India

WASHINGTON: The US House of Representatives has passed a whopping USD 717 billion annual defense spending bill for the fiscal 2019, which among other things seeks to bolster defense ties

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India ought to be one of America’s closest partners: Pompeo

    India ought to be one of America’s closest partners: Pompeo

WASHINGTON: India needs to be central to what the Trump administration does in South and Central Asia, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told the lawmakers today, asserting that India

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US seeks credible investigation into killing of Hindus by ARSA in Myanmar

    US seeks credible investigation into killing of Hindus by ARSA in Myanmar

WASHINGTON: Deeply concerned over the Amnesty International report on the alleged killing of Hindu villagers by the Arakan Rohingya Salvation

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Change in North Korean attitude after Kim met Chinese Prez Xi: WH

    Change in North Korean attitude after Kim met Chinese Prez Xi: WH

Washington: The White House today tended to point the finger at China for the sudden change in attitude of the

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Kim not weak leader; demonstrated tremendous capacity to lead N Korea: Pompeo

    Kim not weak leader; demonstrated tremendous capacity to lead N Korea: Pompeo

WASHINGTON: Kim Jong-un is not a weak leader and that he has shown tremendous capacity to lead North Korea, according

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Multiple women accuse Morgan Freeman of sexual harassment, actor apologies

    Multiple women accuse Morgan Freeman of sexual harassment, actor apologies

LOS ANGELES: Oscar-winning actor Morgan Freeman has been accused of sexual misconduct and inappropriate behavior on movie sets by as

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Pentagon kicks out China from major US military exercise

    Pentagon kicks out China from major US military exercise

Washington: The US has withdrawn an invitation to China to participate in the world’s largest international maritime warfare exercise, the

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You can’t block followers on Twitter; court tells Trump

    You can’t block followers on Twitter; court tells Trump

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump cannot legally block his followers on Twitter based on their political views, a federal judge

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