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World, Americas, 21 Jun 2017

United Nations estimates India’s population could surpass that of China’s by 2024

In its 24th round of estimates released in 2015, it was projected that the population of India will surpass that of China's by 2022.

21 Jun 2017 9:50 PM

Pentagon says India most reliable regional partner Afghanistan

India provided development aid of INR 221 crore to Afghanistan between April 1, 2016 and March 27, 2017, according to official figures.

21 Jun 2017 3:19 PM

US, China officials to discuss tougher stand on North Korea nuclear ambitions

US officials said the main item on the agenda would be persuading China to lean on North Korea regime to halt its nuclear plans.

21 Jun 2017 1:48 PM

UN chief says engaged in India-Pak talks after being accused of doing nothing

UN chief Antonio Guterres said he had met had held meetings with the Prime Ministers of India and Pakistan.

21 Jun 2017 1:34 PM

Enthusiasts across world perform asanas to mark International Yoga Day

More than 1000 yoga lovers from all over Wenzhou participated in the Yoga session at the event held at the scenic Dongtou Wanghai Pavilion.

21 Jun 2017 12:31 PM


Brazil's President Temer accused of graft charges by federal police

If two-thirds of Congress votes to allow the investigation, Temer would be suspended from office pending trial.

21 Jun 2017 11:53 AM

Donald Trump blames Obama admin for Otto Warmbier's death

The 22-year-old Warmbier was medically evacuated in a coma last week after nearly 18 months in captivity.

21 Jun 2017 11:14 AM

Donald Trump weighs North Korea travel ban after Warmbier’s death

Otto Warmbier, 22, was released last week by North Korea in a coma, but died days later, his family said.

21 Jun 2017 11:02 AM

US VP Pence says Paris deal would have given India and China free pass

Vice President, Mike Pence said by withdrawing America from 'this terrible deal', President Trump put America first.

21 Jun 2017 10:37 AM

'Contact group' proposal by US completely useless: Venezuela foreign minister

Rodriguez also lashed out at other countries that supported the US-backed proposal.

21 Jun 2017 9:48 AM


Republican Handel wins Georgia race, thanks Donald Trump

'Congratulations to Karen Handel on her big win in Georgia 6th. Fantastic job, we are all very proud of you!'Trump tweeted.

21 Jun 2017 9:39 AM

Dashcam video shows US officer firing 7 shots into Castile car

The jarring footage captures fateful exchange between Philando Castile, a 32-year-old black motorist, and police officer Jeronimo Yanez.

21 Jun 2017 9:29 AM

US expresses frustration over Saudi embargo on Qatar

State Department said it was "mystified" that Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt and the UAE had not yet made clear their claims against Qatar.

21 Jun 2017 8:22 AM

Post Warmbier's death, Trump says China efforts on N Korea 'have not worked out'

The tweet came a day after the death of Otto Warmbier -- a US student who returned in a coma from prison in North Korea.

21 Jun 2017 8:11 AM