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Obama meets Aung San Suu Kyi


September 20th, 2012 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 20 (IANS) President Barack Obama Wednesday met Myanmar's opposition leader and parliamentarian Aung San Suu Kyi at the White House.Obama expressed his admiration for "her courage, determination and ... Read more...

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‘Significant headway due to thaw in India-Pakistan relations’


September 10th, 2012 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 10 (IANS) Significant headway has been made in the past two years due to the thaw in the India-Pakistan relations, a leading Pakistani daily said Monday."Ever since India ... Read more...

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A rising China good for US: Clinton


March 8th, 2012 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 8 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has praised the progress of US-China relations and rejected the notion that her country is attempting to contain China's rise ... Read more...

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‘China keen on economic stability with N. Korea than condemning its nuke program’


December 8th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Dec 8 (ANI): America's hope that China would condemn North Korea over its nuclear enrichment seems to be a 'distant dream,' as Beijing is more interested in developing Pyongyang's economic stability ... Read more...

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Clinton clarifies ’serious consequences’ remark by saying Pak must hit ‘common enemy’


May 15th, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 15 (ANI): While doing nothing to 'clarify' her recent 'serious consequences' warning over attacks in the US by Pakistan based militants, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton once again stressed ... Read more...

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US speaking in twin voices on Times Square incident?


May 14th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad/Washington, May 14 (IANS) The US seems to be speaking in twin voices on the attempted bombing in New York's Times Square, warning Pakistan of consequences if the attack was traced ... Read more...

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US not fighting Afghan people: Clinton reassures


May 14th, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 14 (ANI): US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has rubbished reports of the ambitious Kandahar reclamation operation having a devastating effect on the city and its people.Clinton maintained that ... Read more...

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Pakistan should do more to check extremists: Clinton (Lead)


May 14th, 2010 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 14 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton wants Pakistan to do more to check extremists and has warned of consequences if a terrorist attack is traced back to ... Read more...

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Pakistan should do more to chcck extremists: Hillary Clinton


May 14th, 2010 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 14 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton wants Pakistan to do more to check extremists with a veiled warning of the consequences of a terrorist attack that can ... Read more...

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US monitoring Pak nuke safety ‘very closely’: Clinton


October 23rd, 2009 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct.23 (ANI): US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has said that Washington was watching the developments in Pakistan country 'very closely' in respect of the safety of its nuclear weapons, even ... Read more...

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US working out new strategy to counter ‘propaganda and misinformation’ in Pak: Clinton


October 23rd, 2009 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct.23 (ANI): US Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton has said that the Obama administration is working to counter the 'propaganda and misinformation' being spread against various US actions with regard to ... Read more...

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US wants India to be ‘major player on table’ in its 21st century version of NPT: Clinton


October 23rd, 2009 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct.23 (ANI): Describing the Indo-US civil nuclear co-operation deal as a 'landmark' agreement between the two countries, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has said that Washington has complete faith ... Read more...

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US keeping close watch on Pakistan’s n-programme


October 22nd, 2009 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 22 (IANS) The US is watching very closely the security threat posed to Pakistan's nuclear arsenal by militants as also the proliferation threat from those directly engaged ... Read more...

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US wants India as ‘major player’ in a new NPT regime: Hillary Clinton (Lead)


October 22nd, 2009 - 9:46 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 22 (IANS) Viewing the landmark India-US civil nuclear deal as part of a broader strategic dialogue with New Delhi, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has said the ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh’s visit very significant: Hillary Clinton


October 22nd, 2009 - 1:27 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 21 (IANS) Describing the landmark India-US civil nuclear deal as part of a broader strategic dialogue with New Delhi, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has hailed ... Read more...

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Study finds erasing LoC may a solution of Kashmir problem


June 7th, 2008 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 7 (ANI): A new study sponsored by the US Institute of Peace has concluded that the Kashmir issue could be resolved by making the Line of Control (LoC) irrelevant, ... Read more...

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Iraq outlook grim, says US think tank


April 7th, 2008 - 1:28 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Washington, April 7 (Xinhua) A new report released Sunday by a Washington think tank offered a grim outlook of Iraq. The report from the US Institute of Peace concluded that political progress ... Read more...

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Most Pakistanis want madrassas reformed: USIP poll


January 8th, 2008 - 1:40 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Jan 8 (ANI): A majority of the Pakistani supports government reform of madrassas, which are being blamed for the spread of Islamist militancy.Funded by the US Institute of Peace (USIP), ... Read more...

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