Tag Archives: United States

  • US House passes Hong Kong ‘Democracy Act’

    The US House of Representatives passed a bill Tuesday sought by pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong that aims to defend civil rights in the city, prompting an angry response from China. ...

  • Why only concern for Muslims in Kashmir, not China: US to Pakistan

    The US has asked Pakistan why it is only bothered about the human rights of Muslims in Kashmir and is not highlighting the "horrific conditions" of the Muslims throughout China. ...

  • Nancy Pelosi announces formal Trump impeachment inquiry

    Top US Democrat Nancy Pelosi announced the opening of a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, saying he betrayed his oath of office by seeking help from a foreign power. ...

  • Thousands, plus Trump, rally in Texas for PM Modi

    Tens of thousands of Indian-Americans packed into a Houston stadium Sunday for a rally with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, joined by US President Donald Trump. ...

  • US lays down line with China on next Dalai Lama

    As Tibetans start grappling with the once unthinkable prospect of the octogenarian Dalai Lama's passing, the US is looking to lay down a red line against China handpicking his successor. ...

  • Hong Kong activists take cause to US Congress

    Leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement on Tuesday appealed to US lawmakers to exert pressure on Beijing, warning that an erosion of the city's special status would embolden China. ...

  • NS Venkataraman USA-China trade war: Who will have the last laugh?

    The world is watching how China and the US will deal with their trade issues, which could well determine the future of global trade relations and the overall global geo-political scenario. ...

  • Hong Kong protesters hit pause to mark September 11 attacks

    Hong Kong activists called off protests on Wednesday in remembrance of the September 11, 2001, attacks on the United States and denounced a Chinese state newspaper report. ...

  • Hong Kong leader tells US not to ‘interfere’ after fresh protests

    Hong Kong's embattled leader warned the United States on Tuesday not to "interfere" with her government's response to the city's pro-democracy movement, after fresh protests. ...

  • China, US kick off new round of tariffs in trade war

    China and the United States began imposing additional tariffs on each other’s goods on Sunday, the latest escalation in a bruising trade war, but talks could take place later this month. ...