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US condemns Iran attack but says 'needs to look at own base'

US condemns Iran attack but says 'needs to look at own base'

"The United States condemns any terrorist attack anywhere, period. We've always stood by that," Nikki Haley, the US ambassador to the United Nations, told CNN.

India talks a priority after postponing twice, says US

India talks a priority after postponing twice, says US

The talks were expected to cover issues including US sanctions against Russia and Iran, arms sales and trade.

Trump threatens to cut aid to UN members over Jerusalem vote

Trump threatens to cut aid to UN members over Jerusalem vote

US President Donald Trump on Wednesday threatened to cut off financial aid to countries that vote in favor of a draft United Nations resolution calling for the United States to withdraw its decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

Zanotelli trumps Smolders again

Zanotelli trumps Smolders again

Marlon Modolo Zanotelli and his long-striding horse Extra van Essene clinched their second win of the week after the pair won the feature class of yesterday’s Global Champions Tour.

Gritty Windies dig in before Cremer strikes

Gritty Windies dig in before Cremer strikes

Zimbabwe legspinner Graeme Cremer struck late on day two to end a turgid opening stand and keep the West Indies in check in the second Test at Queens Sports Club yesterday.

US Ambassador to United Nations : Qatar does not fund Hamas

US Ambassador to United Nations : Qatar does not fund Hamas

US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley is correcting comments she made before Congress this summer, now saying the State of Qatar ‘does not fund Hamas movement.

US envoy to UN vows to 'show our strength'

US envoy to UN vows to 'show our strength'

Washington's new ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, vowed on Friday to show US strength in global affairs and delivered a blunt warning to opponents of President Donald Trump's policies.

Trump picks women, including a critic, for cabinet

Trump picks women, including a critic, for cabinet

Donald Trump began to broaden the base of his future cabinet on Wednesday, nominating two conservative women including a critic, after his earlier picks rewarded campaign loyalists.

Dust storm in capital

Dust storm in capital

A sudden change in weather brought welcome respite from the scorching heat in Delhi yesterday evening as light rain accompanied by gusts of dust-laden wind blew across the city lowering the temperature by as much as six degrees Celsius.

Japan setting up panel to debate new spending

Japan setting up panel to debate new spending

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will convene an advisory panel to consider an extra budget for the coming fiscal year, sources told Reuters,...

Contador mulls his own pro team in 2017

Contador mulls his own pro team in 2017

Current Tinkoff lead rider Alberto Contador said yesterday he was mulling over an idea to launch his own professional team in 2017, not ruling out himself out as a potential team member.

Sensex tumbles; rupee falls further

Sensex tumbles; rupee falls further

India’s benchmark stock index tumbled the most in more than two weeks as the fall in European equities and US stock futures dragged down metal producers and industrials ...