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India and the United States committed to increase economic cooperation, commitment to destroy terrorism

India and the United States committed to increase economic cooperation

India and the United States jointly agreed to fight against terrorism and increase economic cooperation. This commitment was reiterated in the meeting of India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Donald Trump on Monday on a visit to America. It was the first session of both the leaders. After the delegation-level talks with Trump, Modi …

US fears Russian cyberattack on election day: Reports

us fears russian cyberattack on election day

US security and intelligence agencies fear that Russia-backed hackers might try another round of cyber-attack ‘russian cyberattack’ on the election day next week, multiple media reports have said. Even though such a move is unlikely to impact the election outcome, but it might sow doubts about the legitimacy of the results, reports said. “The assessment …

White House announces 40,000 Km electric car recharging network

white house announces 40000 km electric car recharging network

The White House announced plans today to create a 40,000 kilometre recharging network for electric cars that it hopes will encourage drivers to switch from gasoline-powered vehicles. The Department of Transportation will designate 48 official electric vehicle routes on highways that cover 35 of the 50 states, with the aim of eventually building out further …

UN votes to end Cuban embargo, US abstains

The UN General Assembly voted to adopt a resolution urging an end to the US embargo on Cuba and the United States abstained for the first time in 25 years. On Wednesday, 191 UN member states voted in favour of the resolution, while US and Israel abstained, Xinhua news agency reported. This is the 25th …