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New revelation at historic Trump impeachment hearing
Trump is accused by Democrats in the House of Representatives of abusing his power by using US military aid to pressure Kiev into opening an investigation into Biden and his son Hunter, who served on the board of a Ukrainian gas company. Trump, who maintains he did nothing wrong, dismissed the impeachment inquiry and termed it as a "witch hunt."
Fed chief Powell says 'sustained expansion' likely for US economy
The baseline outlook remains favorable, and the current level of interest r...
As impeachment probe starts new phase, Trump promises to release transcript
Trump said, he would likely release the transcript on Tuesday, de...
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.
Senators urged to remove country cap on Green Card
The case of work-visa holders from India, clearly illustrates the nature, substance and details of the impediments to legal immigration in America, it said.
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.
Working with airlines on how to tell passengers that 737 Max planes are safe: Boeing
"We are working with pilot community...of the customer airlines and the flight attendants. We are working with our customers (airlines) to figure out how we can communicate the message to passengers," said Darren Hulst, Deputy Vice President of Commercial Marketing, Boeing in New Delhi.
Trump officials shun requests to testify to impeachment inquiry
Trump loyalists have refused to appear before Democratic-led committees in the U.S. House of Representatives, ramping up the tussle between the White House and lawmakers over their power to conduct investigations.
Indian Embassy in US reaches out to Congressmen
Congressional staffers may visit India to get an understanding of the Kashmir situation. The embassy has also made efforts to provide information on developments in Jammu and Kashmir on a real-time basis to Congressmen and their staffers. A delegation of Congressional staffers may visit India shortly to get an understanding of the Kashmir situation.
Boeing CEO knew about pilot’s warnings before second crash
Investigations by The New York Times have revealed that Boeing employees sometimes felt pressure to play down safety concerns and meet deadlines, that key FAA officials didn’t fully understand MCAS.
Boeing CEO grilled at U.S. hearing: 'We've made mistakes'
For months, Boeing had largely not acknowledged blame. Tuesday's hearing represents Boeing's broadest acceptance of responsibility that it made mistakes, though Muilenburg's written testimony did not describe in detail what those mistakes were.
South Asia security expert Cohen no more
Renowned US expert on security issues in South Asia, Stephen P Cohen, died on Sunday. He had pioneered the study of security in the South Asian context for the western world, and was known for his deep insight into India and Pakistan.
Zuckerberg faces grilling on Facebook's ambitious digital currency plans
Libra, Facebook's digital currency project, has faltered in recent weeks.
Mark Zuckerberg faces grilling on Facebook's ambitious digital currency plans
Libra, Facebook's digital currency project, has faltered in recent weeks amid sustained criticism from lawmakers and regulators over fears it may aid money laundering and upend the global financial system.
Document suggests Boeing pilots saw MAX system problems in 2016
In recent days, American Airlines, United Airlines and Southwest Airlines have pushed back their target dates for returning the MAX to service, with the three carriers pulling all flights for the aircraft through January or February 2020.
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