Posts Tagged ‘D.C.’

Report: Mexican Drug Cartels Spreading to Other Countries

Tom Ramstack – AHN News Correspondent Washington, D.C., United States (AHN) – New government reports indicate Mexican drug cartels are making a bigger push to organize their black market activities in the United States, Europe and neighboring Latin American countries. In one example, some reports indicate the cartels are associating with white supremacists in the […]

President Obama Looks Forward To Expanding Exports During Asia Trip

Tejinder Singh – AHN News Correspondent Washington, D.C., United States (AHN) – The Obama Administration is preparing to promote exports with “Made in America” brand from manufacturing sector during the upcoming presidential trip to Asia, officials told journalists on Monday. During his trip to Asia later this week, President Barack Obama would concentrate on opening […]

New Unemployment Claims Fall Slightly

Linda Young – AHN News Writer Washington, D.C., United States (AHN) – Initial claims for jobless benefits dropped slightly while continuing unemployment compensation claims dipped below 4.4 million, the United States Labor Department announced Thursday. New claims for unemployment compensation fell by 21,000 to 434,000 for the week ending Oct. 23 down from 455,000 the […]

Pentagon Notes WikiLeaks Releases Breaking Law, Aiding Enemies

Tejinder Singh – AHN News Correspondent Washington, D.C., United States (AHN) – The Pentagon came out strongly on Friday denouncing the leakage of thousands of classified documents as WikiLeaks announced it on its website, “WikiLeaks released the largest classified military leak in history. The 391,832 reports (“The Iraq War Logs”), document the war and occupation […]

Indian Railways To Offer Thousands Of Jobs To Americans In The U.S.

Tejinder Singh – AHN News Correspondent Washington, D.C., United States (AHN) – Indian Railways with their expansion program is in the midst of offering thousands of jobs in the United States if all goes according to expectations during U.S. President Barack Obama’s upcoming November visit to India, according to a visiting top-ranking Indian business visionary. […]

U.S. Avoids Labeling Pakistan “State Sponsoring Terrorism” After Musharraf Admission

Tejinder Singh – AHN News Correspondent Washington, D.C., United States (AHN) – The United States has refused to comment on the recent admissions of the former Pakistani military ruler, Pervez Musharraf, who in an interview with the German magazine Der Spiegel, said that Pakistan, a close ally of the U.S., trained underground militant groups to […]

China Pledges to Balance Trade as U.S. House Prepares Tariff Vote

Tom Ramstack – AHN News Correspondent Washington, D.C., United States (AHN) – The Chinese government announced Wednesday it would allow the value of its currency to rise one day before a vote in Congress on whether to penalize countries that undervalue their money. China will “further improve” its currency exchange rate and “increase the flexibility” […]

U.S. Looks Forward To Seeing Iraq As Stable A Democracy As South Korea

Tejinder Singh – AHN News Correspondent Washiington, D.C., United States (AHN) – The United States is looking forward to democratic institutions in Iraq making progress to the extent those have developed in South Korea according to the state department officials on Friday. Mark C. Toner, Acting Deputy State Department Spokesman responded to a question on […]

Forbes Predicts Mukesh Ambani As Richest Man On Earth By 2014

AHN News Staff Washington, D.C., United States (AHN) – Forbes magazine, in its latest prediction, has said that India’s business tycoon Mukesh Ambani will become the world’s richest man by 2014. “One of the predictions is that Reliance Industries’ chief Ambani, who currently has a net worth of $29 billion, pips the world’s richest man […]