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Aafia Siddiqui, the Pak terrorist whose release was demanded by Texas hostage-taker

A gunman who held hostages inside a Texas synagogue on Saturday demanded the release of Aafia Siddiqui, the Pakistani neuroscientist serving an 86-year sentence for trying to kill American officers in Afghanistan.

U.S. reports nearly 1 mln COVID-19 cases in a day, setting global record

The United States reported nearly 1 million new coronavirus infections on Monday, the highest daily tally of any country in the world and nearly double the previous U.S. peak set a week ago as the spread of the Omicron variant showed no signs of slowing.

Guinness World Record holder actress Betty White passes away days before 100th b'day

American actress and comedian Betty White, whose career spanned around 79 years, passed away days before her 100th birthday.

US FDA approves eye drops that can improve close-range vision

The US FDA has approved an eye drop that can improve close-range vision. Developed by the pharmaceutical company Allergan, doctors have touted Vuity as an alternative to reading glasses.

US Prez Biden signs $770 billion defence spending bill into law

US President Joe Biden on Monday signed the National Defense Authorization Act into law, authorising around $770 billion in military spending, including a 2.7% pay raise for service members, for 2022.

Judge orders New York Times to return Project Veritas internal memos

 A New York state judge on Friday ordered the New York Times to return internal documents to the conservative activist group Project Veritas, a restriction the newspaper said violates decades of First Amendment protections.

US' Campaign Against Huawei As Security Risk Proves Correct

As US has waged a global campaign to block Huawei from supplying state-of-the-art 5G wireless networks, the company and its supporters have dismissed the claims of security risk as lacking evidence.

Joe Biden Nominates John F Kennedy's Daughter As US Envoy To Australia

John F. Kennedy's sole surviving child, who will need Senate confirmation, previously served as ambassador to Japan under president Barack Obama from 2013 to 2017.

Reddit confidentially files to go public in US

Reddit has said that it has confidentially filed for a proposed initial public offering (IPO) with the US Securities and Exchange Commission.

Being First Lady is harder than I imagined: Jill Biden

US President Joe Biden's wife Jill Biden said being the First Lady is "a little harder than I imagined".

US officials to boycott Beijing Olympics

U.S. President Joe Biden said last month that he was considering such a diplomatic boycott to protest China’s human rights record, including what Washington says is genocide against minority Muslims. The administration has been under pressure from activists and members of Congress to skip the games.

15-yr-old boy kills 3 students, injures 8 people with handgun at US school

A 15-year-old boy killed three fellow high school students and wounded eight other people with a semi-automatic handgun at a school in US' Michigan.

US lawmakers meet Taiwan Prez in surprise visit amid China tensions

Five US lawmakers met with Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen on Friday morning during their surprise one-day visit intended to reaffirm the US' "rock solid" support for the island.

Musk's mother accuses Kamala Harris of ignoring Tesla, asks 'Should we keep her updated?'

Maye Musk, the mother of Tesla CEO and the world's richest person Elon Musk, has accused US Vice President Kamala Harris of "ignoring" Tesla.

Kamala Harris becomes first female acting president of the US McDonald's CEO apologises for texts about 2 children's deaths in US Myanmar Court Sentences Us Journalist to 11 years in Jail Biden says inflation 'top priority' as US prices hit 30-year high US reopening: Embassy says ‘significant appointment wait times’ for visas Deal on Joe Biden's $2 trillion plan edges closer; Kamala Harris is 'confident' Petrol, diesel prices on October 19: Fuel prices remain at record highs Stocks open broadly lower as Wall Street's momentum slows Contraceptive pill can reduce type 2 diabetes risk in women with polycystic ovary syndrome, says study "Bilateral Ties Will Touch New Heights": PM Invites Kamala Harris To India Some Haitians at U.S. border released, others deported as pressure builds on Biden Small aircraft intercepted by fighter jet over Hudson River for violating temporary flight restriction during UN gathering FVGUS Celebrates Ganesh Utsav In Naperville Meeting with VP Kamala Harris, Apple chief Tim Cook also on cards during PM Modi's US visit Zoom adding live translation services, coming to Facebook VR U.S. judge sets back Prince Andrew's bid to avoid accuser's lawsuit Indians may soon get green cards by paying a super-fee China, Pakistan and Russia trying to figure out what to do with Taliban: Biden "Facing Invasion," Ghani Told Biden 23 Days Before Kabul Fell: Report Kamala Harris Begins Asia Trip Amid Afghan Crisis Joe Biden, Boris Johnson to hold virtual G7 leaders meeting next week on Afghan situation Global sizzling: July was hottest month on record, NOAA says Twitter's Resident Grievance Officer In India Quits Sikh NRI Killed During California Railyard Shooting Joe Biden Orders Intelligence Report On Covid Origins Within 90 Days MEHBUB KAPADIA — The Master Vaccinator Oak Brookers Rejoice Suresh Reddy’s Victory Over A Dosa Party DRINKERS’ DELIGHT: Spring Event at Schaumburg Indian Grill. 01 May Dr Suresh Reddy Elected Oak Brook Trustee. Trustee Moin Saiyed Calls It "Landslide" FIA President Rajesh Patel Gives Facelift to the FIA. 'Visa-Passport Question Answer Session' on 15 April 2021 Announced