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Trump administration seeks fairly reciprocal trade with India: White House

The US shares very strong ties with India and is in favour of free, fair and reciprocal trade with it, a senior White House official has said even as he asserted that the bilateral trade remained o...

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It's advantage India against unpredictable Bangladesh

Even as the heat and dust from Bangladeshs ill-tempered win over Sri Lanka settled down, the players were forced to swiftly move on, in anticipation of the final of the Nidahas Trophy 2018. India a...

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Seoul Aims For More Talks About Summit With North Korea This Month

Amid a flurry of diplomacy from Asia to Europe to Washington, Trump reaffirmed his plan to meet with North Korea's Kim Jong Un by the end of May during a phone call on Friday with Moon and both voi...

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US is India`s 2nd biggest arms supplier, Israel 3rd: Report

Washington increased its sales by more than five times compared to the previous five years, the authoritative Stockholm International Peace Research Institute said in its report.

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Vietnam's reformist ex-PM Phan Van Khai dies at age 85

Former Vietnamese premier Phan Van Khai, who helped strengthen ties with the US and drive market reforms that ignited the communist countrys economy, died today at the age 85, the government said. ...

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US emerges as India`s second biggest arms supplier, Israel third: Report

United Nations: As New Delhi diversifies its arms purchases, the US is rapidly increasing its arms sales to India, emerging over the last five years as its second biggest supplier by providing 15 p...

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