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Republicans declare India geopolitical ally


August 29th, 2012 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 29 (IANS) As Mitt Romney officially clinched the Republican presidential nomination, the party declared India a "geopolitical ally and a strategic trading partner", much like the ... Read more...

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‘Manmohan must visit Pakistan’


July 17th, 2012 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 17 (IANS) The Pakistan-India relationship is drifting again since there is next to nothing to show on the "fiendishly difficult" fronts like Kashmir, Siachen and terrorism, ... Read more...

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Three keys to make India-US ties soar


July 16th, 2012 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 16 (IANS) A leading US think tank has proposed three key focussed policy initiatives - a bilateral investment treaty, accelerated defence trade and educational collaboration - to unleash ... Read more...

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‘US has enormous stake in India’s emergence as a global power’


June 13th, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 13 (IANS) Saying that US has enormous stake in India's emergence as a global power, President Barack Obama's top adviser on international economic issues has voiced US ... Read more...

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US Defence Secretary to visit India in June


May 23rd, 2012 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 23 (IANS) Calling developing the US-India relationship as a priority for the United States, Defence Secretary Leon Panetta will travel to India in the first week of June, ... Read more...

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‘US appreciates India closing missile gap with China’


April 24th, 2012 - 11:06 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 24 (IANS) The lack of US condemnation of India's latest missile test demonstrates that the Washington appreciates India's need to meet the emerging strategic challenge posed by rising ... Read more...

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US lawmaker praises India’s role in Afghanistan


April 19th, 2012 - 10:36 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 19 (IANS) A key US lawmaker has welcomed India's positive contribution to Afghanistan's reconstruction saying US-India partnership has an important role in contributing to the war torn nation's ... Read more...

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Better Pakistan-India ties vital for region, says China


April 9th, 2012 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 9 (IANS) Improved ties between Islamabad and New Delhi are indispensable for regional stability, which is "vital for prosperity and China's modernisation drive", Beijing has said while ... Read more...

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US trade mission to explore business, lure Indian investment


March 21st, 2012 - 10:49 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 21 (IANS) US Commerce Secretary John Bryson will lead a three-city trade mission to India next week aimed at exploring business potential of India's "rising infrastructure sector" and ... Read more...

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India-US defence dialogue held ahead of naval drill


February 23rd, 2012 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Ahead of their navies holding a massive war game in the Bay of Bengal, India and the US held their annual Defence Policy Group ... Read more...

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US Congressional team to focus on trade, defence in India


January 6th, 2012 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) A five-member Congressional delegation led by Senator Mark Warner, co-chair of the India Caucus, begins a weeklong visit to the country Saturday to explore fresh ... Read more...

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‘Amitabh has made inestimable contribution to global cinema’


October 20th, 2011 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Congratulating legendary Indian actor Amitabh Bachchan on receiving an honorary Australian doctorate, the country's High Commissioner to India Peter Varghese said Thursday the Bollywood ... Read more...

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US hails Indian diaspora’s role in strengthening ties


October 11th, 2011 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 11 (IANS) With a growing Indian American community which has increasing influence, the US sees the Indian diaspora as an important partner for forging closer ties with ... Read more...

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Indian American to lead US efforts to expand ties with diaspora


July 31st, 2011 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 31 (IANS) Mitul Desai, an Indian American international finance and law expert, has been brought in to State Department's South Asia bureau to lead its efforts to expand ... Read more...

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Clinton to be first US secretary of state to visit Chennai


July 9th, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 9 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, who is leading a high-level delegation to New Delhi for the second round of strategic dialogue July 19, will also ... Read more...

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India, US to deepen ties in reforms, infrastructure finance


June 29th, 2011 - 10:38 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 29 (IANS) India and the United States have set a "robust agenda" to deepen their economic engagement in three key areas of macroeconomic challenges, financial sector reforms ... Read more...

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India, US to expand trade, investment links; work together in G-20 (Lead)


June 29th, 2011 - 1:53 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 29 (IANS) India and the United States have agreed to work together to expand trade and investment links between their two economies, and to develop and strengthen ... Read more...

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India, US to expand trade, investment links


June 29th, 2011 - 1:27 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 28 (IANS) India and the United States have agreed to work together to expand trade and investment links between their two economies, and to develop and strengthen ... Read more...

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US-India business conclave to boost commercial ties


June 20th, 2011 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 20 (IANS) Leading Indian and US business leaders are set to meet here this week to take stock of the US-India commercial relationship and calibrate a ... Read more...

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IITian’s million dollar gift for India centre in Canada


June 2nd, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 2 (IANS) Toronto-based IITian Vasudev Chanchlani has given a million dollars to help start an Indian policy centre at a Canadian university.Canada's University of Waterloo will launch the ... Read more...

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Australia welcomes India’s decision to negotiate trade deal


May 3rd, 2011 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) Australia Tuesday welcomed the decision of the Indian government to start negotiations on a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between the two countries.The Prime Minister's Trade ... Read more...

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Obama says India-US ties anchor to Asia approach


April 29th, 2011 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 29 (IANS) US President Barack Obama has reiterated his commitment to deepening India-US cooperation saying he views this relationship as an anchor to its approach in Asia ... Read more...

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Roemer quitting as US envoy for ‘family reasons’ (Lead)


April 28th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) US Ambassador to India Timothy J. Roemer, during whose tenure President Barack Obama made a historic visit and took India-US ties to greater heights, ... Read more...

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US envoy Timothy Roemer resigns


April 28th, 2011 - 12:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 28 (ANI): U.S. Ambassador to India Timothy J. Roemer today announced his resignation from the top diplomatic post.According to a release issued by the US Embassy here, Roemer ... Read more...

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Roemer quitting as US ambassador to India


April 28th, 2011 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) US Ambassador to India Timothy J. Roemer Thursday announced his resignation from the top diplomatic post, citing personal and professional reasons. He is expected ... Read more...

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Australia ‘failed’ India in resolving racial violence row during Gillard’s visit: WikiLeaks


March 31st, 2011 - 11:16 am ICT by ANI
Sydney, Mar 31(ANI): The then Australian Deputy Prime Minister Julia Gillard's visit to India in 2009 during a spate of racial attacks on Indian students in Australia was a 'wasted opportunity', ... Read more...

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Aim to establish India in global supply chain: Boeing


February 8th, 2011 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 8 (IANS) US aerospace major Boeing said Tuesday it aimed to firmly establish India's industrial position in the international aerospace supply chain. "Boeing is uniquely positioned to engage common supplier ... Read more...

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Obama, Clinton hail vibrancy of US-India ties on India’s Republic Day


January 27th, 2011 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan.27 (ANI): US President Barack Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton have both hailed the vibrancy and stability of US-India bilateral relations on the occasion of India's 62nd Republic ... Read more...

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Shared beliefs make US-India ties a defining partnership: Obama


January 26th, 2011 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 26 (IANS) US President Barack Obama said Wednesday their shared beliefs in the potential and dignity of every human being had led the US and India to ... Read more...

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Australia lauds India’s nuclear record, but no uranium sale (Lead)


January 20th, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 20 (IANS) Australia Thursday acknowledged India's non-proliferation credentials but did not budge from its stand of not selling uranium to countries which have not signed the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty ... Read more...

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Pakistan, India cannot afford war: Gilani (Lead)


January 2nd, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 2 (IANS) Pakistan and India cannot afford a war, Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said, stressing that dialogue is the only way to resolve outstanding issues between ... Read more...

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`Asia big enough ambitions of China, India’


December 15th, 2010 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 15 (IANS) Tolerance is required in the China-India relationship, a Chinese daily says, observing: "Asia is big enough to accommodate the ambitions of both emerging powers."The editorial appeared in Global ... Read more...

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Frisking of Indian envoy unfortunate, security policies need to be reviewed: US


December 10th, 2010 - 11:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec.10 (ANI): The Deputy Chief of Mission of the U.S. Embassy in New Delhi,Donald Lu, on Friday expressed regret over the pat-down search of Indian envoy to the U.S., Meera ... Read more...

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White House issues fact sheets on Obama’s India visit


November 9th, 2010 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 9 (IANS) The White House has issued a series of fact sheets about the US-India "strategic relationship (that) encompasses a range of issues, activities, and programmes that ... Read more...

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US won’t mediate between India-Pak over Kashmir dispute: Holbrooke


October 22nd, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct 22(ANI): US Special Envoy to Pakistan and Afghanistan, Richard Holbrooke, has reportedly said that Washington would not play a direct role in resolving the Kashmir issue.Holbrooke said that ... Read more...

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