US warns 'overwhelming' response to any NKorea use of nukes

Washington, Oct 19 (AP) Defense Secretary Ash Carter warned today that any attack on American allies or use of nuclear weapons by North Korea would be met with an “overwhelming” US response.

He was speaking at the start of talks between the top US and South Korea diplomats and defense…

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Clinton takes six-point lead over Trump: Poll

Washington, Oct 19 (PTI) Hillary Clinton, the Democratic presidential nominee, has a six-point lead over her Republican rival Donald Trump, according to a latest Fox News poll which comes just three weeks before the general election.

A week ago, Clinton was leading with seven points. In the latest weekly…

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UN Security Council slams N Korea's missile launch

United Nations, Oct 18 : The UN Security Council strongly condemned the recent failed ballistic missile launch conducted by the North Korea.
In a press statement, the 15-nation council said on Monday that the attempted launch is a grave violation of the North Korea’s obligations under Security Council resolutions…

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Why do Indian-Americans support Clinton over Trump?

Washington, Oct 17 : The Indian-Americans largely support Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton because of the unique relationship she has built with the community and India, according to one of her major backers.

“Historically, Indian-Americans, like other Asian Americans and a lot of other immigrant groups, have been big…

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Nepal lifts ban on sending workers to Afghanistan

Kathmandu, Oct 17 : Nepal has lifted a four-month ban on sending Nepalese workers to Afghanistan which was imposed after the country’s security guards were killed in a Taliban attack, a government official said.
The Himalayan nation imposed the ban on June 23 after the Taliban attack on June…

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