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IAEA calls for special meeting on Iran on July 10

Washington: The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has called for a special meeting on Iran's nuclear programme next week, days…

Iran-linked hackers exploiting Microsoft Outlook bug: US

Washington: Within two weeks it covertly launched a cyber attack against Iranian intelligence group's computer systems that control rocket and…

US-China trade talks ‘back on track’: White House advisor

Washington: US-China trade negotiations are now headed in a positive direction following this weekend's meeting between President Donald Trump and…

US will ‘never allow’ Iran to develop nuclear weapons: White House

Washington: The Donald Trump administration has announced that it will continue with its campaign of "maximum pressure" against Iran and…

North Korea terms Kim-Trump meeting as ‘historic’

Pyongyang: North Korea on Monday termed the meeting between Kim Jong-un and US President Donald Trump at Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)…

Explosion near US embassy in Kabul

Kabul [Afghanistan]: An explosion was reported near the US Embassy sending smoke billowing over the capital city of Afghanistan on…

Nuclear negotiations between US and N Korea likely to resume in mid-July: Pompeo

Washington: The stalled nuclear negotiations between Washington and Pyongyang is expected to resume in mid-July, said United States Secretary of…

US calls to end internet blackout in Myanmar’s two states

Washington: The United States on Saturday called for an end to mobile internet shutdown in two strife-torn states in Myanmar,…

Gulf, Israel closer after Bahrain meet but full ties unlikely

Dubai:The US-organised economic workshop in Bahrain failed to deliver tangible results over the long-awaited Middle East peace plan but it…

Imran Khan likely to visit US next month

Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan is likely to visit the US early next month, which will be his first…

Apple may shift Mac Pro production from US to China

San Francisco: Despite the ongoing US-China trade tensions and American President Donald Trump tells Apple to shift production back home,…

7th round of US-Taliban talks to begin on Saturday

Kabul: The seventh round of peace talks between the US and Taliban will begin in Doha, Qatar, on Saturday amid…

Stocks flat ahead of US-China meet to ease trade disputes

Mumbai: Equity benchmark indices traded flat during early hours on Friday as Asian stocks stumbled ahead of US President US…

Both Republicans, Democrats disapprove Trump’s tweets

New York: US President Donald Trump might think he tweets better than anyone else but both Republicans and Democrats disapprove…

Iranians would be selfish, stupid if no deal with US: Trump

Washington: US President Donald Trump has said that Iran's leaders would be "selfish and stupid" if they failed to reach…

Iran ‘never seeks war’ with US, says Rouhani

Tehran:President Hassan Rouhani said Iran "never seeks war" with the US, state media reported Wednesday amid a spike in tensions…

India calls for de-escalation of tensions between US, Iran

India on Wednesday called on Iran and the United States to de-escalate their tensions, amid strained bilateral ties between them,…

Pompeo to hold talks with NSA Ajit Doval

New Delhi [India]: US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo, who is in India on a three-day visit, is slated to…

Pompeo to pitch for lower trade barriers during talks with Modi, Jaishankar

Washington [US]: US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo will put forward the US' demand for reducing trade barriers imposed by…

US stocks trade lower on weak data

New York: US stocks traded lower on Tuesday as investors digested the latest economic data while waiting for Federal Reserve…