Felt Little Scared When Indrani Mukerjea Spoke About Murder Plan: Driver

Mumbai:  Shyamvar Rai, accused-turned prosecution witness in the Sheena Bora murder case, has told the trial court in Mumbai that he “felt a little scared” when Indrani Mukerjea told him about the murder plan. Shyamvar Rai is currently being cross-examined by the defence lawyers. When Indrani Mukerjea’s lawyer asked him …

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Indian-American Publisher Davan Maharaj Ousted In 'LA Times' Shake-Up

New York:  Indian-American editor Davan Maharaj, who worked his way up the Los Angeles Times or LA Times from an intern to publisher, has been removed in a shake-up of the Chicago-based newspaper’s leadership. Mr Maharaj was promoted to the dual roles of editor and publisher of the Los Angeles …

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Will Run Out Of Money To Protect Trump, Family By Sept 30: Secret Service

Washington:  The Secret Service said Monday that it has enough money to cover the cost of protecting President Donald Trump and his family through the end of September, but after that the agency will hit a federally mandated cap on salaries and overtime unless Congress intervenes. If lawmakers don’t lift …

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The Solar Eclipse Transformed America, At Least For A Few Moments

Millions of Americans gasped and groaned Monday as the first coast-to-coast total solar eclipse in 99 years zoomed across the country, dazzling many but disappointing some whose view was obscured by clouds. For about 90 minutes the shadow of the moon raced over mountains, plains and forests at twice the …

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'We Want India To Help Us More In Afghanistan,' Says Donald Trump

Washington:  Highlights India is a key security and economic partner of the US, Donald Trump said He warned Pakistan of consequences if it kept supporting terror groups American strategy in South Asia will change dramatically, Mr Trump said The US today ruled out a hasty withdrawal of its troops from …

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Trump Celebrates Solar Eclipse By Looking Up Without Viewing Glasses

Like many Americans, President Donald Trump on Monday gazed at the first solar eclipse in a century to cross the continental United States, coast to coast. But at one point he appeared to ignore precautions that scientists and doctors warned were necessary to protect people’s eyes during the celestial event. …

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Donald Trump Clears Way For Troop Increase In Afghanistan

Washington:  US President Donald Trump opened the door to an increase in U.S. troop numbers in Afghanistan on Monday night as part of a new strategy for the region, arguing against a hasty withdrawal from America’s longest military conflict. Trump, in a prime-time televised address, said his new approach was …

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