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US Opens ‘American Corner’ in Jaffna

January 27th, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Jan 27 (IANS) The US embassy has opened an 'American Corner in Jaffna in Sri Lanka's north to broaden educational opportunities and improve IT and English language skills in the Tamil ... Read more...

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US embassy in Islamabad losing battle to counter hate America Pak media campaign

June 27th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 27 (ANI): The US Embassy in Islamabad is having a tough time countering the continuous anti-American campaign being carried out by the Pakistani media.Embassy officials have been engaged in ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh invites Indians abroad to join country’s growth story

November 26th, 2009 - 11:03 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has invited people of Indian origin abroad to take advantage of modern technology and flexible policies to build a "true intellectual ... Read more...

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Vibrant Indian-Americans can contribute to solving 21st century challenges: PM

November 26th, 2009 - 9:12 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov.26 (ANI): Expressing deep appreciation for the enormous contribution the Indian-American community's creativity, hard work and good citizenship in bringing India and America together, Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh said ... Read more...

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Musharraf offered job in US

February 1st, 2009 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 1 (ANI): Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf has been offered a job position of Scholar in Residence at the highly acclaimed Middle East Institute in Washington. Musharraf has been on ... Read more...

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Preserving Mughal architecture with American help

July 6th, 2008 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) The splendour of Mughal architecture - its mosques, tombs and other structures - is in danger of being lost to neglect and pillage of time but an ... Read more...

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Fulbright Scholarship renamed Fulbright-Jawaharlal Nehru Scholarship (Lead)

June 6th, 2008 - 12:57 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) The government Thursday approved the renaming of the Fulbright Scholarship as the Fulbright-Jawaharlal Nehru Scholarships and Grants. The cabinet, at a meeting here presided over by Prime ... Read more...

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Centre approves Indo-US draft agreement

June 5th, 2008 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi , June 5 (ANI): The revised draft Agreement between the U.S. and India for financing certain education exchange programmes has been approved by the Cabinet.The Cabinet has approved ... Read more...

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Bush misjudged Musharraf as a democratic reformer, say critics

November 19th, 2007 - 1:32 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): Critics feel that US President George W. Bush misjudged his Pakistani counterpart General Pervez Musharraf, whom he once called a man of "courage and vision," and now he ... Read more...

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