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US lawmakers aggressively campaign for sending essential medical supplies to India

April 27, 2021 8:30 am

Lawmakers lauded the Biden administration for its decision to send raw materials for vaccine development, test kits, personal protective equipment (PPE) and rapid diagnostic testing to India.

Lawmakers threatened ahead of impeachment trial

January 25, 2021 11:55 am

Mainly posted online and in chat groups, the messages have included plots to attack members of Congress during travel to and from the Capitol complex during the trial.

Sikh bodies praise US lawmakers for backing farmers’ protests in Delhi

December 10, 2020 11:15 am

The Congressmen, in a letter to Indian Ambassador to the US, Taranjit Singh Sandhu said that they have been distressed this year to see actions by the Indian government that have restricted these rights for many Indians; not only for farmers, but also for religious minorities, and human rights organizations.

US lawmakers demand accountability for killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi

January 11, 2019 9:17 am

In December, several of Trump's Republicans joined Democrats to defy the president and pass Senate resolutions to end US military support for the Saudi-led coalition in the war in Yemen and blame Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for Khashoggi's murder.

California lawmaker resigns on sexual harassment claim

December 09, 2017 9:02 am

Lopez is the only woman to make a formal complaint against Dababneh as a lawmaker, but another alleged inappropriate conduct while he worked for Sherman from 2005-2013, including as the district chief of staff.

PM Narendra Modi to visit US in June, may address a joint sitting of Congress

April 20, 2016 12:22 pm

Invitations to address the Senate and House are considered a great honour

US Lawmakers move to strip former Nazis of benefits

November 14, 2014 3:37 am

Lawmakers introduced legislation to strip suspected Nazi war criminals of their US government pension benefits.

'Attacks against minorities in India increased in past year'

February 11, 2014 10:24 pm

Reports by faith-based rights agencies showed that Christians had suffered about 150 violent attacks on an average.

Govt to probe if Huawei hacked into BSNL network

February 06, 2014 3:16 am

The telecom ministry was informed in October 2013 about unauthorised access to BSNL’s mobile towers in coastal areas of Andhra Pradesh although the hacking was attributed to engineers of the company.

Walmart resumes lobbying for India FDI

October 28, 2013 1:02 am

Walmart lobbyists discussed nearly 50 ‘specific issues’ with the US lawmakers during the quarter.