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ASEAN commemorative Summit: ASEAN leaders arriving in Delhi

ASEAN commemorative Summit: ASEAN leaders arriving in Delhi

Traffic restrictions will be in place for the India-ASEAN commemorative summit here on January 25 which will be attended by leaders of the 10 countries of the grouping, police said today. Besides being one of the most resource rich states of India and being the largest producer of steel, stainless steel and aluminium, Odisha has been a top performing state in the country in terms of achieving sustained high economic growth.


Turkey Steps Up Offensive Against Kurdish Militia in Syria

Turkey Steps Up Offensive Against Kurdish Militia in Syria

Turkey's " Operation Olive Branch " offensive is against the Kurdish People's Protection Units, or YPG, in north Syria . The men will be deployed to the northern Syrian towns of Kobani, Tal Abyad and Suluk along the border with Turkey , Ahmed said.


Congress Passes Spending Bill To End Shutdown

Congress Passes Spending Bill To End Shutdown

Democrats made a decision to end the three-day shutdown after making progress with ruling Republicans toward securing the fate of hundreds of thousands of so-called "Dreamers" brought to America as children, many of them illegally. A key development over the next three weeks will be what Trump, who was largely out of sight during the tensest moments of the negotiations, will be looking to get out of the next round of talks.


NAFTA's fate uncertain ahead of Montreal round of negotiations

NAFTA's fate uncertain ahead of Montreal round of negotiations

Sources say Canada is also concerned about the American produce proposal. Freeland even said certain proposals could become detrimental to the Canadian auto-industry. NAFTA talks were already complicated by tariffs that the United States imposed on Canadian paper two weeks ago. He suggested the USA side could back away from its aggressive demands if Canada and Mexico come to the table with creative alternatives that address the core concern of the US trade deficit with Mexico.


CIA Chief: N. Korea's Nuclear Program Aims to Defend - and Intimidate

CIA Chief: N. Korea's Nuclear Program Aims to Defend - and Intimidate

In response, the USA ambassador to the Conference on Disarmament, Robert Wood, said the US wouldn't accept North Korea as a nuclear power. "Yes, it's possible, you could if everything went right-missile flew in the right direction and we got luck and we could do it as opposed to certainty" Pompeo said.


Trump to ask France's Macron for first state go to

Trump to ask France's Macron for first state go to

Macron's would be Trump's first presidential state visit. The summit, which comes a day before the Davos World Economic Forum in neighboring Switzerland, is seen as part of the French president's efforts to attract foreign investment at a time when the United Kingdom is mired in Brexit negotiations and German Chancellor Angela Merkel is facing a bumpy road in forming a coalition government.