american leadership

America indispensable in world affairs: Obama


January 25th, 2012 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 25 (IANS) Joining issue with those suggesting that Washington's influence was on the decline, President Barack Obama has asserted that America remains the one indispensable nation in ... Read more...

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Not running for president, Hilary Clinton reiterates


October 17th, 2011 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 17 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton reiterated Monday that she would not run for president again, but would turn to a life of writing and ... Read more...

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‘Mango Hometown Tour’ in 6 cities of US


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), May 3 (ANI): Mango, the national fruit of India, is making waves in United States of America.Orlando (Florida) headquartered National Mango Board, which says that mangoes 'have become the darling ... Read more...

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ISI’s links with Haqqani network at core of US-Pak differences: Mullen


April 21st, 2011 - 10:47 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 21(ANI): The US Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman, Admiral Mike Mullen, has categorically stated that the Inter-Services Intelligence's continued links with the Haqqani network are at the core of Pakistan's ... Read more...

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Obama to give India ties priority in second term too


April 5th, 2011 - 10:47 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 5 (IANS) US President Barack Obama will continue to give priority to building ties with emerging powers like India, China and Brazil in rebalancing US foreign policy ... Read more...

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Obama did nothing to deserve 2009 Nobel Peace Prize: Rumsfeld


February 21st, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 20 (ANI): Former US Defence Secretary, Donald Rumsfeld, has criticised President Barack Obama's foreign policy saying that he should stop apologising for America, and added that he had received ... Read more...

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US working hard for India’s permanent seat in UNSC


January 28th, 2011 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 28 (IANS) Reaffirming its support for India's quest for a permanent seat on the UN Security Council, the US Friday said it is working very hard to ... Read more...

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Only 44pc trust government in India


January 27th, 2011 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Jan 27 (ANI): In India only 44 percent trust government, according to the 2011 Edelman Trust Barometer findings.Seventy percent in India trust business to do what is right, while only ... Read more...

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Indo-Americans shocked at Sabarimala tragedy


January 15th, 2011 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Jan 15 (ANI): Indo-Americans have expressed shock and dismay at the tragedy in remote Kerala (India), where stampede caused the deaths of dozens of returning Sabarimala pilgrims and injuring many ... Read more...

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Vancouver to raise Komagata Maru memorial


December 7th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Dec 07: Vancouver in Canada will erect a commemorative monument to the 1914 Komagata Maru ship incident involving denial of entry to its passengers from Punjab (India) into Canada.Vancouver ... Read more...

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Mahatma Gandhi statues and busts popular worldwide


November 30th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Nov 30 (ANI): Slovenia is the latest country to acquire the statue of peace icon Mahatma Gandhi.Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) sent Gandhi's life-size bronze statue (sitting meditation posture) ... Read more...

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Indo-Americans laud historic signing of Hollywood-Bollywood ‘cooperation pact’


November 13th, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Nov 13 (ANI): Indo-Americans have applauded the reportedly historic cooperation pact signed between City of Los Angeles and Indian film producers at Paramount Studios in Hollywood (USA) on November 10.It ... Read more...

Posted in World |

We need your ideas to build ties: Hillary to Indian Americans


October 29th, 2010 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 29 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has asked Indian Americans to use their connections to India to tackle tough challenges from improving global health ... Read more...

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School violence costs India yearly US$7.42 billion


October 26th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Oct 26: School violence costs India annually US 7.42 billion dollars, according to a research report titled "The Economic Impact of School Violence" by United Kingdom headquartered Plan International and ... Read more...

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John Travolta feels Hollywood needs Bollywood


October 14th, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Oct 14 (ANI): Hollywood star John Travolta, who was recently in Mumbai (India), was quoted in the India's media as saying that Hollywood needed Bollywood more than the other ... Read more...

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Indo-Americans welcome lifting ban on Satyajit Ray’s documentary on Sikkim


September 20th, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Sep 20 (ANI): Indo-Americans have commended reported lifting the ban on legendary filmmaker Academy Award receiver Satyajit Ray's documentary on Sikkim, 18 years after his death.Welcoming the lifting of ban, ... Read more...

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Indo-Americans urge US President & Congress to declare August as “Indo-American Heritage Month”


September 13th, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Sep 13 (ANI): Indo-Americans have urged US President Barack Obama and US Congress to declare August as "Indo-American Heritage Month" to celebrate and commemorate the extraordinary contributions of Americans ... Read more...

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‘Obama visit will take ties with indispensable India to next level’ (Lead)


September 8th, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 8 (IANS) Declaring that "a new American moment" had arrived, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Wednesday said that President Barack will use his November visit to India to ... Read more...

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Rajan Zed presented with “Global Civil Rights Award” in USA


August 30th, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Aug 30 (ANI): Noted religious statesman Rajan Zed was bestowed with prestigious "Vishwa Nagarik Adhikar Hindu Shiromani Puraskar" (Global Civil Rights Hindu Jewel Award) in California Hinduism Summit in Sunnyvale ... Read more...

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Indo-Americans laud India for disallowing mining of “sacred” mountain in Orissa


August 25th, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Aug 25 (ANI): Indo-Americans have applauded India for reportedly rejecting bauxite mining by multinational company in remote tribal area of Orissa, which the environmentalists had described as devastating to the ... Read more...

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Indo - Americans Applauds India


August 25th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 25, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Indo - Americans have applauded India for reportedly rejecting bauxite mining by multinational company in remote tribal area of Orissa, which the environmentalists had described as devastating ... Read more...

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Indo-Americans laud Obama for quoting Gandhi while addressing young African leaders


August 8th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Aug 8 (ANI): Indo-Americans have applauded US President Barack Obama for quoting Mahatma Gandhi while addressing 115 young leaders from over 40 countries across Africa on August three.Obama reportedly ... Read more...

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US wants change in ISI’s ’strategic approach’ (Lead)


July 24th, 2010 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) The US Friday said the "strategic approach" of Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) "fundamentally" needed to be changed as a lot was not known about the spy ... Read more...

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California’s first Hinduism Summit to honor Rajan Zed with “Global Civil Rights” award


July 18th, 2010 - 7:28 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), July 18 (ANI): Acclaimed religious statesman Rajan Zed will be honored with "Vishwa Nagrik Adhikar Hindu Shiromani Puraskar" (Global Civil Rights Hindu Jewel Award) at California Hinduism Summit, a gathering ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Shocked’ Obama phoned Rudd before Gillard as she took charge as Oz PM


July 12th, 2010 - 3:33 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, July 12 (ANI): The news of Julia Gillard taking over from Rudd as the Prime Minister of Australia shocked US President Barack Obama to such an extent that he called ... Read more...

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Rudd to address Australian American Leadership Dialogue in US


July 9th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Canverra, July 9 (ANI): Former Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd will leave for the United States on Saturday to chair part of the Australian American Leadership Dialogue.According to The Age, during ... Read more...

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Gandhi’s fan Shakira welcomed to Bollywood


June 19th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), June 19 (ANI): Indo-Americans have welcomed renowned recording artist Shakira's, who is reportedly peace icon Mahatma Gandhi's fan, reported venture into Bollywood.Acclaimed Indo-American statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement ... Read more...

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Obama’s new security strategy reaffirms ’strategic partnership’ with India


May 27th, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 27 (IANS) President Barack Obama's first formal National Security Strategy, arguing that preserving American leadership in the world hinges on learning to accept and manage the rise ... Read more...

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‘Perform in nine months’: claims Rahman’s Music Conservatory


April 7th, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), April 7 (ANI): Oscar winner musician A.R. Rahman's KM Music Conservatory claims that after its training, one can "perform in nine months".Admissions are currently on at the Conservatory, which also ... Read more...

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“Perform in nine months”–claims Rahman’s Music Conservatory


April 7th, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Oscar winner musician A.R. Rahman's (Slumdog Millionaire) KM Music Conservatory claims that after its training, one can "perform in nine months".Admissions are currently on at the Conservatory, ... Read more...

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India’s “One Crazy Ride” makes it to Wisconsin Film Fest


March 20th, 2010 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Mar 20 (ANI): "One Crazy Ride" documentary of India has made it to the Wisconsin Film Festival, said to be the largest campus-based festival in USA, to be held April ... Read more...

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Film about salt fields of India’s Kutch makes it to prestigious Ann Arbor Film Festival


March 18th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), March 18 (ANI): A short experimental film about the salt fields of Central Kutch in India has made into the competitive category in internationally renowned 48th Ann Arbor Film Festival ... Read more...

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University of Houston forms partnership with Banaras Hindu University


March 15th, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), March 15 (ANI): The University of Houston in Texas (USA) and Institute of Technology of Banaras Hindu University in Varanasi (India) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for cooperation ... Read more...

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Upcoming film to explain role of “Karma” in Tiger Woods’ famous apology


March 9th, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Mar 9 (ANI): A new film, titled "Karma: The New Revolution", will explain the role of Karma in the recent golfer Tiger Woods' apology, according to reports.Reportedly releasing on ... Read more...

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Only one ‘Asia-focused’ entry won at Oscars


March 8th, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), March 8 (ANI): There were no nominations for 'Made in Asia' films at 82nd Academy Awards given in Hollywood (USA) on March seven, and out of four films nominated with ... Read more...

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