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US lawmakers weigh impeachment charges against Trump
Four constitutional scholars will testify before the House Judiciary Committee in the first of a series of hearings to establish the gravity of Trump's alleged crimes. On Tuesday, congressional Democrats made a forceful case that Trump should be removed from office for abusing his powers by pressuring Ukraine for dirt on a Democratic election rival.
Former top-tier presidential candidate Kamala Harris ends 2020 White House bid
Harris, 55, would have been the first woman and second black U...
3 dead after Pearl Harbor sailor shoots civilians, himself
Rear Adm. Robert Chadwick, the commander of Navy Region Hawaii, said the service w...
No adverse impact of American chickenlegs on domestic industry, FSSAI has no info on impact on human health: Piyush Goyal
“No report of adverse effect on the domestic poultry sector including Namakal district in Tamil Nadu, due to import of chicken legs from the United States to India, has been received in the ministry,” commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyal said in a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha.
Oil jumps 4% on US stockpiles drop; further OPEC output cuts seen
Brent crude futures were up $2.44, or 4%, at $63.26 a barrel by 11:09 ET (1609 GMT). U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were up $2.38, or 4.2%, at $58.48.
Prime mover: How Amazon wove itself into the life of an American city
Anyone who wants a glimpse of Amazon’s expansive appetite might pay a visit to BWI Airport. Workers are putting the final touches on a $36 million, 200,000-square-foot building, financed with tax-exempt bonds, that will dwarf Amazon’s current airport operations. There are bays for 93 tractor-trailers to load and unload at once.
Rupee edges higher by 8 paise; RBI meet in focus
The Indian unit on Friday had closed at 71.74 against the US dollar.
Congressional Committee to review Trump impeachment report on Monday
The US' House Congressional committee will be reviewing the investigation report of President Donald Trump's impeachment inquiry on Monday setting the stage for charges to be filed.
US soybeans snap losing streak, South American competition caps gains
Wheat gained 0.1 per cent to $5.31-1/2 a bushel after closing marginally lower on Tuesday.
4 Indian-Americans win state, local elections in US
Indian-American Ghazala Hashmi, a former community college professor, created history by becoming the first Muslim woman to be elected to the Virginia State Senate, while Suhas Subramanyam, who served as the White House technology policy adviser to former president Barack Obama, has been elected to the Virginia State House of Representative.
Oil eases on growing US stockpiles; US-China trade deal hopes check losses
West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures fell 12 cents, or 0.21 per cent, to $58.29 per barrel.
Oil dips after US stock build; US-China deal hopes support
West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures fell 17 cents, or 0.29 per cent, to $58.24 per barrel.
What Joe Biden actually did in Ukraine
Writing in his 2017 memoir, Biden said Ukraine gave him a chance to fulfill a childhood promise to make a difference in the world. It also came to serve a political purpose, as “a legacy project, something he could run on,” said Keith Darden.
US Congressman backs India in fight against terror & to balance China
Francis Rooney said, “India faces many regional and geopolitical threats. Islamic insurgents are a constant threat, spreading terror throughout Jammu and Kashmir and elsewhere in India. We should support the government in Delhi in the continued fight against terror."
China’s top negotiator ‘cautiously optimistic’ about reaching trade deal
Vice Premier Liu He made the comments in a speech in Beijing on Wednesday ahead of the Bloomberg New Economy Forum, according to people who attended the dinner and asked not to be identified. He has also invited his US counterpart, Robert Lighthizer, to travel to China for talks this month, but the invitation hasn’t yet been accepted, people familiar with the matter said.
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