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US Congressman praises India's developmental role in Afghanistan

Congressman Eliot Engel, chairman of the powerful House Foreign Affairs Committee, said this during his meeting with the new Indian Ambassador to the US, Harsh V Shringla, at the Capitol.

Nicolas Maduro faces off with US over Venezuela rival's power claim

Violence flared again Wednesday during big anti-government demonstrations across Venezuela, and at least seven protesters were reported killed in the escalating confrontation with Maduro.

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Brother of slain Indian-origin cop supports Prez Trump's plan to bolster border security

During a high-profile visit to the southern border state of Texas on Thursday to push for his controversial US-Mexico border wall plan, Trump attended a border patrol roundtable at McAllen, where Reggie Singh was seated next to the president.

Trump cancels planned Davos trip as shutdown continues

It was unclear whether the partial government shutdown, now in its 20th day, would end before the start of the global economic meeting, which is scheduled for January 22 to January 25, as Trump and congressional Democrats dug into a fight over funding for the government and Trump's long-promised wall along the US-Mexico border.

Senate confirms dozens of Trump nominees as Congress wraps

Most of the nominees confirmed were for executive branch positions, including a handful of new US attorneys and members of the Federal Communications Commission. Only a few judicial nominees were part of the deal, as Democrats have opposed many of Trump's picks.

Trump wants H-1B visas in more highly-skilled as opposed to outsourcing roles: White House

During the Washington Post's live discussion on new technology, when asked about the president's thoughts on H1B immigration, Liddell said, "He (Trump) has talked about merit immigration, clearly that (H-1B) fits in merit immigration."

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Michelle Obama rips Trump in new book

In her memoir "Becoming,'' set to come out Tuesday, Obama writes openly about everything from growing up in Chicago to confronting racism in public life to her amazement at becoming the country's first black first lady.

US President Trump says Pittsburgh shooting has little to do with gun laws

"If they had some kind of a protection inside the temple maybe it could have been a very much different situation," Trump said to reporters about the shooting at a synagogue that was holding a shabbat religious service.

Donald Trump urged to declare China a currency manipulator

Writing to Trump ahead of the release of the bi-annual report that identified currency manipulators, Baldwin reminded Trump about his election promise that he would declare China a currency manipulator on the very first day.

Steve Bannon drafting curriculum for right-wing Catholic institute in Italy

Bannon's increased engagement with the Institute demonstrates how his involvement in Europe extends beyond electoral politics to an effort to build a populist faction inside the Catholic Church.

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See pictures of Donald and Melania Trump's first visit to France

US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump are on their maiden official visit to France where they are scheduled to meet French President Emmanuel Macron and First Lady Brigitte Trogneux. The Trumps are scheduled to dine with Macron and Trogneux at the Eiffel Tower.

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