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Obama’s envoy to India gets Senate nod


March 31st, 2012 - 10:11 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 31 (IANS) A day after the US expressed concern over non-confirmation of President Barack Obama's new ambassador to India due to election year politics, the Senate approved ... Read more...

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Had a beautiful experience in India: Roemer


May 24th, 2011 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Praising India for its diversity, outgoing US ambassador Timothy Roemer at a glittering farewell here said the two years he and his ... Read more...

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India-US ties entering ‘golden era’, says outgoing envoy (Lead)


April 29th, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) India-US relations were entering a "golden era", outgoing US envoy Timothy Roemer said Friday, revealing that the two countries were now promoting free elections in ... 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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Rejection of US jets ‘disappointing’, says envoy


April 28th, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) US Ambassador Timothy Roemer Thursday described as "deeply disappointing" New Delhi's decision to reject two American combat jets that were amongst the six in ... 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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Ten Delhi schools receive books from US envoy’s wife


April 11th, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 11(ANI): Sally Roemer, the wife of United States Ambassador to India, Timothy Roemer, and Culture Secretary Jawhar Sircar, presented 1,000 books to ten schools at an American Center ... Read more...

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Ten Delhi schools get books from US embassy


April 11th, 2011 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) Sally Roemer, wife of US ambassador Timothy Roemer, Monday presented 1,000 books to 10 schools in the Indian capital."The books are a symbol of the ... Read more...

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Obama hails India’s victory in World Cup: envoy


April 4th, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) US President Barack Obama congratulated the Indian cricket team - "Kings of Cricket" - for bringing back the World Cup to the country ... Read more...

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Growth rate declining in southern states: Report


March 26th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 26 (IANS) The gross domestic product (GDP) growth rate in four southern states has been declining in recent years, with Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu falling below ... Read more...

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Chidambaram’s alleged north India remark draws flak (Second Lead, correcting error in para 1)


March 25th, 2011 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram's alleged remark to the US envoy that India's high growth rate was due to "south and west" regions and the ... Read more...

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Chidambaram’s alleged north India remark draws flak (Lead)


March 25th, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram's alleged remark to the US envoy that India's high growth rate was due to "south and east" regions and the ... Read more...

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Alleged anti-north India remark by Chidambaram draws flak


March 25th, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram's alleged anti-north and east India remark to the US ambassador exposed by WikiLeaks triggered a sharp attack Friday from opposition ... Read more...

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US, India will lead 21st century: Palin


March 20th, 2011 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Mar 18 (IANS) Former US vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin said Saturday that India and US, as the world's largest democracies, should lead the world in this ... Read more...

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US ambassador meets Abdullah


March 17th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 17 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Thursday met U.S. ambassador Timothy Roemer. Abdullah later described the discussions as "interesting".Roemer, who arrived here on a two-day ... Read more...

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Narayanan refutes reports of differences with Prime Minister


March 17th, 2011 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
By Juhan SamuelKochi, Mar 17 (ANI): Former National Security Adviser MK Narayanan has refuted reports that there was a difference of opinion between him and the Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, ... Read more...

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India through a different prism (Capital Buzz)


February 20th, 2011 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Indians themselves may be casting a cynical eye at the current goings-on and its impact on the future of the nation, but for the outside world, ... Read more...

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RSS admits links with Samjhauta blast accused Aseemanand


February 2nd, 2011 - 10:31 pm ICT by ANI
Lucknow, Feb 2 (ANI): Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) spokesperson Ram Madhav on Wednesday accepted that Samjhauta Express train blast accused Swami Aseemanand was a member of the organization before becoming a ... Read more...

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Ashok Singhal accuses Sonia Gandhi of attempt to destroy Hindu culture


December 30th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Pune, Dec 30 (ANI): Lashing out at Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) chief Ashok Singhal has alleged that she was destroying Hinduism and that she was "deputed by ... Read more...

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Reach out to villages: Rahul tells Tamil Nadu Youth Congress


December 23rd, 2010 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 23 (IANS) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi Thursday urged cadres of the Youth Congress to reach out to villages and strengthen the party at the grassroots level so that the ... Read more...

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Congress draft political resolution targets RSS link to Hindu terror groups


December 19th, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
Burari (Delhi), Dec.19 (ANI): The draft political resolution issued by the All India Congress Committee (AICC) at its 83rd plenary on Sunday specifically targeted the links between the rightwing Rashtriya Swayam ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks: Rahul remarks trigger BJP, Congress war (Roundup)


December 18th, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, Dec 18 (IANS) The war of words between the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over Rahul Gandhi's Hindu terror remarks intensified Saturday with Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra ... Read more...

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Rahul should just smile, not speak, say twitterati


December 18th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) In the season of scams and Radia tapes, the latest WikiLeaks expose on the comments made by Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has given fresh impetus to ... Read more...

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Uma Bharti says she can be Rahul’s ‘guru’


December 18th, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 18 (IANS) Janshakti Party chief Uma Bharti Saturday asked Congress leader Rahul Gandhi not to be guided by party colleague Digvijay Singh and suggested she can be a "better ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks: Rahul Gandhi’s Hindu terror comment creates row


December 17th, 2010 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) A WikiLeaks cable quoting Rahul Gandhi as saying that "radicalised Hindu groups" may be a bigger danger than Islamist terrorists fetched a quick clarification from the ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks release: BJP activists burn Rahul Gandhi’s effigy in Kanpur


December 17th, 2010 - 10:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 17 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) activists agitated over Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi's statement on radical Hindu groups, which was released by whistleblower website WikiLeaks, burnt ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi’s statement vote-bank politics: VHP


December 17th, 2010 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 17 (IANS) The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) Friday condemned Rahul Gandhi's alleged comments, according to US diplomatic cables released by Wikileaks, that radicalised Hindu groups posed a threat to ... Read more...

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Congress sees conspiracy behind WikiLeaks cable release


December 17th, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 17 (ANI): The Congress on Friday issued a statement saying it suspected a conspiracy behind the release of the WikiLeaks cable, which says Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi ... Read more...

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Will verify WikiLeaks cable on Rahul: Congress


December 17th, 2010 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) The Congress Friday said it would comment on the Wikileaks cable release about Rahul Gandhi's remarks on Hindu radical groups after verifying its authenticity. "We will ... Read more...

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Rahul’s remarks compromise fight against terror, PM must clarify: BJP


December 17th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said Friday Rahul Gandhi's comments "seriously" compromise India's fight against terror and asked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to clarify after the ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama on Wikileak - focus on climate not politics in Tibet


December 17th, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 17 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama told a US envoy to India that "political agenda should be sidelined for five to 10 years and the international community should ... Read more...

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Hindu extremists “bigger threat” to India than Muslim militants: Rahul Gandhi to US


December 17th, 2010 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
London, Dec 17 (ANI): Hindu extremist groups could pose a greater threat to India than Muslim militants, Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi told the US ambassador to India, Timothy Roemer, at ... Read more...

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Hindu radical groups big threat to India: WikiLeaks quotes Rahul


December 17th, 2010 - 10:58 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 17 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi last year told US Ambassador to India Timothy Roemer that "the growth of radicalised Hindu groups" may be a "bigger threat" to ... Read more...

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Haryana gets global nuclear energy centre


December 3rd, 2010 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 3 (IANS) Haryana Friday got another first after it was announced here that the state would host the world's first Global Centre for Nuclear Energy partnership. The global centre ... Read more...

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Wikileaks disclosure as yet no embarrassment for Indo-US ties


December 3rd, 2010 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 3 (ANI): The recent disclosure made by Wikileaks regarding the role of India in developments in the region will have no impact on India- US relationship, according to highly ... Read more...

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