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Opposition creating hysterical drama over WikiLeaks ‘cash for votes’ disclosure: Sharma


March 18th, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 18(ANI): Union Commerce Minister Anand Sharma on Friday defended the Central government and criticized the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for acting hysterically over the recent expose of classified ... Read more...

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Retired diplomat Marc Grossman picked as new US special envoy to Af-Pak region


February 15th, 2011 - 11:43 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 15(ANI): US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has chosen Marc Grossman, a retired senior diplomat and former ambassador to Turkey, as the Obama administration's new Special Representative for Afghanistan and ... Read more...

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India-U.S. to jointly work to grow their economies: Strobe Talbott


November 3rd, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 3 (ANI): Strobe Talbott, former U.S. Deputy Secretary of State, has said that India and the United States should work together to enhance their economic might through technological ... Read more...

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India has strategic interest in better China ties: Menon


November 2nd, 2010 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) As the leaders of India and the US get ready to discuss the China challenge next week, National Security Advisor Shivshankar Menon Tuesday said that New ... Read more...

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A new Manmohan Singh takes a bow (Comment)


March 6th, 2010 - 9:49 am ICT by IANS
By Amulya Ganguli The man who seemed incapable of raising his voice has changed. The soft-spoken Manmohan Singh is no longer as mild-mannered as before. Behind the amiable exterior, a hint of ... Read more...

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‘Frightened, exhausted’ Sharif would not have gone for nuke test left to his own judgment’


October 24th, 2009 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct.24 (ANI): Former US Deputy Secretary of State Strobe Talbott believed that former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif would not have conducted the 'tit for tat' nuclear tests following India's ... Read more...

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US persuaded Pak not to conduct nuclear tests in 1998: Former US diplomat


October 4th, 2009 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct.4 (ANI): The United States had made several attempts to restrict the then Pakistan government from conducting nuclear tests in response to India's nuke blasts in May 1998, former US ... Read more...

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Jaswant Singh was key BJP man though not mass leader


August 19th, 2009 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) Jaswant Singh, a central figure in the governments of prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee who was summarily expelled by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday, was ... Read more...

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India can play a global role: Hillary Clinton


July 16th, 2009 - 9:42 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 16 (IANS) Acknowledging India's emergence as a global player, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says how New Delhi can "play not just a regional ... Read more...

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Hillary Clinton to reassert herself with high-profile speech


July 15th, 2009 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 15 (ANI): Aides of US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton have said that she is ready to articulate her own policy agenda, one that focuses in part on strengthening Americans' ... Read more...

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US-India relationship is a good-news story: Hillary


June 18th, 2009 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 18 (IANS) The US-India relationship is "a good-news story" that's "going to get even better," says Secretary of State Hillary Clinton."In a world where, let's admit it, ... Read more...

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Obama will have to view Russia as a strategic challenge: Experts


November 30th, 2008 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov.30 (ANI): Leading American experts have warned and cautioned the incoming Obama administration to view and treat Russia as a strategic challenge, rather than as a nation that was once ... Read more...

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Anand Sharma takes on BJP, Advani on N-deal


July 21st, 2008 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Minister of state for external affairs Anand Sharma Monday took on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and its prime ministerial candidate L.K. Advani head-on over the India-US ... Read more...

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India-US relations on upward trajectory: Strobe Talbott


July 8th, 2008 - 10:46 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 8 (IANS) A former senior US diplomat says the India-US relationship is on an upward trajectory but the next president must translate into concerted action all the talk ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh to seek broadest consensus on nuke deal


March 5th, 2008 - 5:41 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Mar 5 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today said that his government would seek the "broadest possible consensus" within the country to enable the next steps to be taken on ... Read more...

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BJP unhappy with Talbott’s remarks


March 1st, 2008 - 6:07 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 1 (ANI): The Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) has reacted strongly to former US Deputy Secretary of State Strobe Talbott's remarks that the BJP, which is now opposing the Indo-US ... Read more...

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N-deal failure can hurt India-US ties: Talbott


February 25th, 2008 - 12:04 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Terming the India-US nuclear deal as "very, very good" for New Delhi, former US deputy secretary of state Strobe Talbott has said its failure would adversely affect ... Read more...

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