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India, US launch open government platform


June 12th, 2012 - 9:56 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 12 (IANS) India and the United States have unveiled the Open Government Platform, a bilateral effort aimed at fostering transparency and enhanced citizen engagement by making government data, ... Read more...

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Japan, South Korea plan big oil investments in Venezuela


April 30th, 2012 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Caracas, April 30 (IANS/EFE) Japan and South Korea plan to invest nearly $14 billion in various energy projects in Venezuela, Energy Minister Rafael Ramirez said."In total between Japan and Korea ... Read more...

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Corporate America seeks reforms, says budget not game-changing


March 17th, 2012 - 9:21 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 17 (IANS) Calling the Indian budget "measured but without game-changing reforms", a US-India trade group has expressed the hope that the government would deliver on foreign investor ... Read more...

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India seeks framework to boost worker mobility with US


March 8th, 2012 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 8 (IANS) Cautioning against "voices of protectionism", India has suggested creation of a framework to help increase the mobility of high skilled workers between India and the US ... Read more...

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India offers vast opportunities to US business: Envoy


September 17th, 2011 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 17 (IANS) India's Ambassador to the US, Nirupama Rao, has asked the US and Indian businesses to forge stronger ties taking a long term view of the vast ... Read more...

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High-tech trade: India urges US to focus on R&D;, design (Lead)


July 11th, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) India Monday said its high-technology cooperation with the US has "underperformed" in commercial sectors, and called for increased focus on research and development, design, joint ... Read more...

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Removing FDI barriers in high-tech trade, US urges India


July 11th, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) The US Monday pressed India to dismantle barriers to foreign direct investment and ease procurement processes to increase bilateral defence and high-tech cooperation."India has embarked ... Read more...

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Obama calls Manmohan on ’successful action’ against Osama


May 10th, 2011 - 10:30 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 10 (IANS) US President Barack Obama spoke with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh about the killing of Osama bin Laden, the White House announced without a mention of ... Read more...

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India puts off US strategic dialogue due to state polls


March 11th, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) India Friday said it has decided to postpone the second round of its strategic dialogue, co-chaired by External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna and US ... Read more...

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India-US Strategic Dialogue postponed due to assembly polls, WANA situation


March 11th, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 11 (ANI): The second India-US Strategic Dialogue, co-chaired by External Affairs Minister S M Krishna and the US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, has been postponed in view of ... Read more...

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Zardari wants India-like peaceful nuke cooperation from Japan


February 22nd, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Feb 22 (ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari said that Japan should extend similar kind of cooperation to his country on peaceful uses of nuclear energy like that of India."If ... Read more...

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India, Japan hail progress in cooperation in science and technology sector


October 26th, 2010 - 1:02 am ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Oct. 25 (ANI): Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh and Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan here on Monday welcomed the progress made in Science and Technology cooperation, including the India-Japan ... Read more...

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Latest US aid offer ‘less than what Pakistan has already spent’: Gilani


October 23rd, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 23 (ANI): The latest military aid announced by the United States is less than the amount Pakistan has already spent, Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said.Gilani made these ... Read more...

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Worried US demands China nuclear pact details from Pak


October 22nd, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct 22(ANI): The United States has asked Pakistan to give a detailed account of its nuclear pact with China, US Special Envoy for Pakistan and Afghanistan Richard Holbrooke has said."We ... Read more...

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US-India Business Council to focus on biotechnology


September 10th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 10 (IANS) The US-India Business Council will embark on a life sciences executive mission to coincide with the Biotechnology Industry Organisation's first annual international partnering conference in Hyderabad ... Read more...

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India, Canada reaffirm commitment to political engagement


June 28th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
By Ashok DixitToronto, June 28 (ANI): The Prime Ministers of India and Canada on Sunday reaffirmed their commitment to sustained political engagement and a structured exchange of high-level visits and regular ... Read more...

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US visas pose ‘appallingly pervasive problem’


June 25th, 2010 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 25 (IANS) A day after India raised the issue of visas for Indian professionals and skilled workers, a senior US official acknowledged that visas posed an "appallingly ... Read more...

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No headway on high technology exports to India


June 4th, 2010 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 4 (IANS) India's demand to liberalise high technology exports to it has not found favour with the US.A joint statement issued after the first ever India-US strategic dialogue ... Read more...

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India committed to n-liability regime, Krishna tells US


June 2nd, 2010 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun KumarWashington, June 2 (IANS) Assuring the US of India's commitment to a nuclear liability regime, External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna has invited American companies to invest in India and make ... Read more...

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Chandigarh gets ‘Netherlands Desk’


March 31st, 2010 - 1:25 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 30 (IANS) To strengthen its ties in the region, the Netherlands embassy Tuesday launched the Netherlands Desk here in conjunction with The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE), Punjab and Chandigarh chapter. "We are ... Read more...

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India asks US to ease high-tech export controls


March 17th, 2010 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 17 (IANS) India has asked the United States to review and update its export controls to reflect the changed political realities of their emerging strategic partnership. Indian Foreign Secretary Nirupama ... Read more...

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Indo-US civil nuclear deal is proceeding smoothly: Nirupama Rao


March 16th, 2010 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar. 16 (ANI): Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao has said that the implementation of the Indo-US civil nuclear deal is "proceeding smoothly and satisfactorily".Rao, who is on a six-day official visit ... Read more...

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India, US set to boost high-technology trade


March 15th, 2010 - 10:31 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 15 (IANS) India and the US hope to significantly expand bilateral cooperation in critical areas like defence/strategic trade, civil nuclear cooperation, biotechnology, nano-technology and civil aviation after two-day talks ... Read more...

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Germany proposes to set up science and technology centre in India


March 12th, 2010 - 9:54 pm ICT by ANI
By Sandhya SharmaNew Delhi, Mar 12 (ANI): India-Germany science and technology cooperation touched all time high with a visiting German delegation proposing to set up the German House of Science and Innovation ... Read more...

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US, India high-technology meet Monday


March 10th, 2010 - 10:52 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 10 (IANS) Top US and Indian business executives will meet here Monday to address critical issues affecting US-India High Technology Cooperation in areas like defence/strategic trade, civil nuclear cooperation, ... Read more...

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India, US set to expand trade in strategic, hi-tech areas


March 9th, 2010 - 10:13 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 9 (IANS) India and the US are set to significantly expand bilateral trade in strategic and high technology areas after a meeting here next week of the ... Read more...

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India needs to project power and influence globally: US expert


February 23rd, 2010 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 23 (IANS) To become a bigger player on the world stage, New Delhi will need to become a truly Asian power and project its power and influence globally, ... Read more...

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Germany planning multiple pacts with India


January 14th, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkatachari Jagannathan Chennai, Jan 14 (IANS) The state visit of German President Horst Kohler early next month to India will see the two countries inking cooperation agreements in the areas of ... Read more...

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UAE, Sweden explore green technology cooperation


December 7th, 2009 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Dec 7 (IANS) The UAE's Minister of Environment and Water Rashid Ahmed bin Fahad and visiting Swedish Minister for Trade Ewa Bjorling Monday discussed sharing the expertise in green technology. ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh hopes to build enduring partnership with Obama


November 22nd, 2009 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 22 (IANS) Ahead of his Tuesday summit with President Barack Obama, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has expressed the hope that the two sides can work together to ... Read more...

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India, Australia take steps to initiate a knowledge partnership


November 13th, 2009 - 11:49 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.13 (ANI): India and Australia on Thursday agreed that there was a need for building a broad knowledge partnership, ranging from developing collaborative projects in education from primary school ... Read more...

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India offers to help harness Africa’s great potential


October 21st, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
United Nations, Oct 21 (IANS) India has offered its fullest cooperation to harness the great potential of the African people for the cause of Africa's progress and development, saying New Delhi ... Read more...

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Krishna says India committed to help Pacific Island countries on climate change


August 7th, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Cairns (Australia), Aug 7 (ANI): Visiting Indian External Affairs Minister S M Krishna on Friday said that India is committed to providing assistance to Pacific Island countries in the process of adaptation ... Read more...

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US, India business leaders press for free trade agreement by 2015


June 25th, 2009 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 25 (IANS) US and Indian business leaders and policy experts want Washington and New Delhi to reach a broad-based free trade agreement by 2015."Both governments should devote priority ... Read more...

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India for more anti-terror cooperation with Gulf


April 6th, 2009 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand Kuwait, April 6 (IANS) Indian Vice President Hamid Ansari Monday called for greater cooperation between India and the Gulf countries to combat the "international plague" of terrorism as he ... Read more...

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