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United StatesSep 15, 2021, 10:03 AM IST
Joe Biden fails to finalise face-to-face summit with Xi Jinping: Report
According to numerous sources briefed on a 90-minute discussion between the two leaders last week, Xi did not accept Biden's offer and instead urged that Washington adopt a more conciliatory tone toward Beijing.
Top StoriesSep 4, 2021, 10:46 AM IST
Limited engagement with new Afghan rulers; situation in Afghanistan fluid: India
Briefing media persons in Washington, DC, Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla said that India's 'wait and watch' policy signified that the situation within Afghanistan was very fluid on the ground and the country's policy will be calibrated as it evolved on the ground.
World NewsAug 30, 2021, 2:19 PM IST
World should ‘positively guide’ Taliban: Chinese foreign minister tells top US diplomat
Washington should work with the international community to provide economic and humanitarian aid to Afghanistan, help the new regime run governmental functions normally, maintain social stability, and stop the currency from depreciating and the cost of living from rising, Wang said, according to a statement.
United StatesAug 26, 2021, 10:48 AM IST
US: 4 killed in shootings, arsons in Washington state, says Police
According to KEPR reports, the police were called about several fires and a shooting shortly before 4 am in Finley, Washington.
World NewsAug 25, 2021, 10:24 AM IST
‘Deeply concerned’: World Bank halts financial funding to Afghanistan after Taliban takeover
The Washington-based institution cited concerns over how the Taliban's takeover will impact "the country's development prospects, especially for women".
World NewsAug 24, 2021, 5:44 PM IST
UK unsure of extending Kabul evacuations deadline, says extension ‘unlikely’
France too has also called on Washington to extend the timeline to repatriate more citizens and refugees.
ChinaAug 17, 2021, 6:46 PM IST
China slams US amid Afghanistan crisis, says 'Washington left behind a horrible mess'
On Tuesday, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said that Washington had left Afghanistan with "a horrible tangle of instability, division, and shattered families."
SportsAug 12, 2021, 7:30 PM IST
Rafael Nadal pulls out of Toronto and Cincinnati Masters
Rafael Nadal participated at the Washington Open last week but was ousted in Round 2. Meanwhile, he has withdrawn from the Toronto and Cincinnati Masters due to an injury in his left foot.
PakistanAug 12, 2021, 5:20 PM IST
Imran Khan takes jibe at US, says Washington prefers India, depends on Pakistan to settle 'mess'
Addressing the media, Khan said that Pakistan is considered only helpful to find a military solution when there is not one. He further said that when the US decides to partner with India, Washington treats Pakistan differently.
World NewsAug 6, 2021, 9:20 AM IST
When Joe Biden drove a Jeep Wrangler around White House
US President Joe Biden has signed an executive order aiming for half of the new vehicles on the country's roads to be electric by end of 2030.
SportsAug 1, 2021, 3:26 PM IST
Rafael Nadal to return ahead of US Open by taking part in Washington Open
Rafael Nadal has been out of action since his French Open 2021 semis loss to eventual champion Novak Djokovic but would take part in Washington Open, ahead of the US Open.
United StatesJul 28, 2021, 12:36 PM IST
US asks vaccinated people in high COVID risk areas to wear masks again to curb spread of virus
In another setback, the White House on Tuesday also ordered all its staff to mask up again due to local transmission rates in Washington.
CRICKETJul 26, 2021, 1:37 PM IST
Pataudi Trophy 2021: Sundar, Avesh, Gill ruled out; Shaw, Suryakumar announced as replacements
Team India is gearing up for a five-Test series for the Pataudi Trophy from August 4. Meanwhile, Sundar, Avesh and Gill have suffered injuries, while Shaw and Suryakumar have been announced as replacements.
World NewsJul 16, 2021, 8:14 PM IST
When Dr Anthony Fauci learnt what #ManCrushMonday is
"Well, if #ManCrushMonday makes you get vaccinated, go for it," Dr Fauci said while reading out fan posts with popstar Olivia Rodrigo.
World NewsJul 2, 2021, 1:46 PM IST
'Difficult to hide': China building 100 new missile silos leaves US concerned
The Washington Post reported and cited a study of commercial satellite images by a California-based group that observed the silos were being built in a desert near the northwestern city of Yumen.