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Kashmiris, Sikhs protest as Modi arrives at White House

On the day of the summit, the State Department announced the sale of one C-17 transport plane to India for $366.2 million. Combining both the security and economic relationship, an expected multi-billion-dollar deal for American surveillance drones for the Indian Navy will make a dent in the $24 billion trade imbalance in India's favor.



Led airstrike kills 57 inmates, guards in eastern Syria prison

The building was reportedly full of civilians held prisoners by ISIS jihadists. The coalition has been hitting ISIS in Syria and Iraq since mid-2014 but has also been involved in recent confrontations with President Bashar al-Assad's forces, raising fears of the United States being drawn into Syria's civil war.


Trump again faults Obama for not acting during Russian election meddling

Trump again faults Obama for not acting during Russian election meddling

Trump made similar comments the day before, tweeting that the Obama administration knew of Russia's activities "far in advance" of the election but took no action . But nobody wants to talk about that. He added, "The CIA gave him information on Russian Federation a long time before they even - before the election.


No discussion on H-1B during PM Narendra Modi - Donald Trump meeting

No discussion on H-1B during PM Narendra Modi - Donald Trump meeting

During my campaign, I pledged that if elected, India would have a true friend in the White House . "I look forward to meeting Prime Minister Rutte and reviewing our bilateral relations". However, PM Modi did not repeat his style of address that he had used in the past when he referred to the former US President Barack Obama as Barack during his joint address of "Mann Ki Baat" during Obama's India visit.



Prime Minister To Hold Talks With NI's Five Main Parties

Negotiations are set to continue between the DUP and Conservatives in London , and in Belfast where the five main Stormont parties are trying to restore powersharing. However, whilst talks are ongoing, it is important the government gets on with its business and we are confident there will be sufficient support across the House for passing the queen's speech", a Conservative source said.


Indian govt arrests 20 for celebrating Pakistan's win in Champions Trophy

Indian govt arrests 20 for celebrating Pakistan's win in Champions Trophy

Sanjay Pathak, a local police inspector said the men from Mohad village "were celebrating Pakistan's victory by bursting firecrackers and shouting anti-India slogans", CNN reported . "Even if the arrested men had supported Pakistan, as the police claim, that is not a crime". They were also thrown out of their university in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, the BBC said.