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  • In pics: PM Modi meets Hillary and Bill Clinton in New York Yesterday

    New York: Former US President Bill Clinton and his wife Hillary Clinton on Monday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and discussed Indo-US relations. The Clinton couple had a 45-minute meeting with Modi, who was accompanied by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. ...
  • Washington Roundtable: What US wants from Modi? 6 days ago

    As Prime Minister Narendra Modi leaves for five-day US visit, CNN-IBN's Anubha Bhosle talks to different Indian-American entrepreneurs. ...
  • Read: MEA lists Modi's itinerary during US visit September 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to woo US on a five-day visit. Ministry of External Affairs on Tuesday said that Modi's US visit is signal of India's abiding commitment to multi-lateralism and desire to build on growing convergence in Indo-US ties. Modi is scheduled to start his trip...
  • CNN World Exclusive live: Democracy is our great legacy, it's in our DNA, says PM Narendra Modi September 21, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a world exclusive interview to CNN has said that he has a clear road map to channel the entrepreneurial capabilities of 1.25 billion Indians. ...
  • Senator applauds 'progress' made in IndoUS ties in 100 days September 13, 2014

    Washington: A top American Senator has applauded the progress made in the IndoUS relationship in the first 100 days of the Narendra Modi government, which the lawmaker said would provide "new energy" and "important momentum" ahead of the Indian prime minister visit to America. "I am pleased to see US and...
  • Australia uranium to be used in reactors under IAEA safeguards: India September 6, 2014

    Rawatbhata: A day after it signed nuclear cooperation deal with Australia, India on Saturday said that it will used the fuel procured through this deal for reactors that are under the UN watchdog, International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) safeguards. Secretary, Department of Atomic Energy, Ratan Kumar Sinha said that Australian...
  • Over 300 IndoUS organisations join hands to give Modi a historic public reception August 13, 2014

    Washington: More than 300 IndoAmerican organisations from across the US have come together to give Narendra Modi a "historic public reception", when he comes here on his maiden visits as India's Prime Minister in September. The event is also expected to be attended by a number of US lawmakers. Held under the...
  • ModiKerry meet today amidst tension over snooping row August 1, 2014

    New Delhi: The much awaited meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US Secretary of State John Kerry will take place on Friday. Friday's meeting holds significance as it will create ground for Modi's first visit to US as Indian PM in September. "In weeks to come, we will take...
  • John Kerry, Sushma Swaraj cochair fifth IndoUS strategic dialogue July 31, 2014

    New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and US Secretary of State John Kerry on Thursday cochaired fifth IndoUS Strategic Dialogue during which the two sides discussed "transformative initiatives" in key areas of security and energy. Security concerns, counter terrorism, enhancing trade and investment and cooperation on energy remained some...
  • John Kerry meets Defence Minister Arun Jaitley July 31, 2014

    New Delhi: US Secretary of State John Kerry who is in Delhi on a threeday visit met Finance and Defence Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday morning. Prior to his meeting with Jaitley, Kerry called on National Security Advisor Ajit Doval. He is scheduled to cochair the IndoUS Strategic Dialogue...
  • American lawmakers hopeful of better IndoUS ties under PM Modi July 25, 2014

    Washington: Eagerly awaiting to welcome Prime Minister Narendra Modi when he visits the US in September, top American lawmakers have hoped that an assertive foreign policy of the new Indian government would bring the two countries closer than ever. In their remarks, Congressmen cutting across party lines supported strengthening of...
  • Congress downplays US invite for Modi, says it's his right as the PM July 12, 2014

    A day after US President Barack Obama invited PM Narendra Modi to the US, the Congress has downplayed the invite saying that all Prime Ministers enjoy special privileges. "Narendra Modi's big wish was to go to America. His wish has been fulfilled. Obama's invitation is for a PM," Congress leader...
  • Obama invites PM Modi to Washington in September July 11, 2014

    New Delhi: The first bilateral meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama is likely to take place in September. US Deputy Secretary of State William J Burns who met Modi on Friday in New Delhi extended Obama's invitation to the Prime Minister. US Secretary of State John...
  • Obama looking forward to meet Modi in September: US official July 10, 2014

    New Delhi: President Barack Obama is looking forward to meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi in September, which will be a "valuable opportunity" to renew the strategic partnership and spur trade between the two countries, a senior US official said on Thursday. US Deputy Secretary of State William J Burns, who met...
  • Modi greets US on its Independence Day July 4, 2014

    New Delhi: On the occasion of US Independence Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday extended greetings to the country and said he envisions a "bright future" for the bilateral relations. "Independence Day greetings to the people of USA. I envision a bright future for IndiaUSA relations that will benefit both...
  • Bill Clinton to travel to India this month July 4, 2014

    New York: Former US President Bill Clinton will travel to India this month during which he is expected to visit Lucknow and Jaipur and focus on critical issues, including global health, improved access to medicines, climate change and economic development. Clinton will travel to India, Vietnam, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea and...
  • Modi heads to US in September: Is Modi rebranding India's foreign policy? June 14, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to meet US President Barack Obama in a bilateral meeting in September. Modi has decided to go to the US for the UN General Assembly meeting and has agreed to have a bilateral meeting with Barack Obama. ...
  • US Secy of State calls Sushma Swaraj, discusses reenergising ties May 29, 2014

    New Delhi: US Secretary of State John Kerry on Wednesday made his first call to External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who took charge of her ministry earlier in the day. According to sources, the two leaders discussed about reenergising ties between the two countries and focusing on enhancing trade and economic...
  • Narendra Modi should revive US investment: Fareed Zakaria May 22, 2014

    How does the world view Narendra Modi's victory? What is the future of IndiaUnited States relationship with Narendra Modi as Prime Minister? CNNIBN Deputy Editor Sgarika Ghose interviews Fareed Zakaria, Editor, TIME magazine, author and commentator. ...
  • Ready to work closely with Modi to boost strategic ties: US May 20, 2014

    Washington: Asserting that its friendship with India is "absolutely vital", the US on Tuesday said that it is ready to work "closely" with the Narandra Modiled new government to strengthen strategic ties and security. "The United States stands ready to work closely with Prime Minister Modi and the new government to...
  • Will miss working with you on daytoday basis: Obama to Manmohan Singh May 17, 2014

    New Delhi: US President Barack Obama on Saturday called up Prime Minister Manmohan Singh soon after he demitted office and said he was one of the few public leaders whom he "admired" and that he would "miss" working with him on "daytoday basis." During the farewell telephone call, Singh noted that...
  • IndiaUK trade grows by 6.6 pc in 2013 May 13, 2014

    London: Trade between India and the UK has registered a 6.6 per cent growth in 2013 touching 16.4 billion pounds, according to latest figures released. The UK's Office of National Statistics (ONS) data shows that the total value of twoway trade of goods and services between the UK and India...
  • IndoUS relationship should be reimagined: S Jaishankar April 29, 2014

    Washington: The IndoUS relationship should be reimagined as it is an important factor in India's future development and awaits its next quantum leap "patiently", Indian Ambassador to the US S Jaishankar said on Tuesday. Jaishankar made the remarks during his key note address at the Washington launch of the book ...
  • Tough decisions needed to take Indo-US trade to $500 bn: Nancy Powell April 25, 2014

    New Delhi: The US on Friday said that its bilateral trade with India can grow five-fold to $500 billion provided both the governments take "tough" and "vital" decisions in that direction. Addressing an event in the national capital, Nancy Powell, who resigned from the post of US Ambassador to India earlier...
  • Obama nominates 3 Indian-Americans to advisory commission April 25, 2014

    Washington: US President Barack Obama has announced his intent to appoint three Indian-Americans to his 14-member advisory commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs). The Indian-Americans include, US Air Force officer Lt Col Ravi Chaudhary, prominent community leader Shekar Narasimhan and popular film and television actor Maulik Pancholy....
  • Very hopeful about future of ties with India: US March 18, 2014

    Seeking to distance itself from US prosecutor Preet Bharara securing a re-indictment of Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade, the US state department says it's "very hopeful about what the future holds" for India-US relationship. "Obviously, this is in the hands of the Department of Justice," spokesperson Jen Psaki told reporters on Monday...
  • Khobragade re-indicted in US visa fraud case March 15, 2014

    Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade, whose arrest and stripsearch soured Indo-US relations, was on Friday re-indicted on US visa fraud charges, a day after a US court dismissed an earlier indictment. In fresh trouble for Khobragade, federal prosecutors re-indicted the Indian diplomat on charges of visa fraud and making false statements about...
  • India welcomes dismissal of visa fraud charges against Devyani March 13, 2014

    New Delhi: India termed as "good as far as it goes" the dismissal of visa fraud charges by a US court against senior diplomat Devyani Khobragade, whose arrest and strip-search had triggered a diplomatic row between the two countries. "We have seen the judgement related to the indictment of January 9....
  • Partnership with India is broad and strong: US January 24, 2014

    Washington: Greeting Indians ahead of the country's 65th Republic Day on January 26, a top US diplomat termed America's partnership with India as broad and strong. "The bottom line is that this (IndiaUS) partnership is broad and it is strong," Deputy Secretary of State for Management and Resources Heather Higginbottom on...
  • Khurshid meets US Secretary of State, takes up Khobragade issue January 22, 2014

    Montreux: After a row of bitter exchanges with the United States over the Devyani Khobragade issue, Indian External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Wednesday met the US Secretary of State John Kerry and discussed recent developments in the bilateral relations between the two nations. Upset over the Devyani Khobragade episode, India...