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  • India, US move forward on implementation of Nuclear deal March 20, 2015

    New Delhi: India and the US are in the process of exchanging the inked copies of Administrative Arrangements (AA) for the nuclear deal, paving the way for the implementation of the pact which was signed seven years ago. "After the necessary internal procedures, the signed texts are currently being exchanged between...
  • Our strategic relationship with India has energised under Modi's leadership: US March 20, 2015

    Washington: The US remains heavily engaged with India and the strategic relationship between the two countries has energised under the new leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, a top Pentagon commander has said. "Last year, India held the largest election in its history. With new leadership in place, India is...
  • Few takers for Indian languages in the US February 21, 2015

    Washington: Despite the Indian economy's rapid growth and the increase in Indo-US ties, Indian languages follow a path less travelled as few students take them up for study in the US, according to a new survey. The Modern Language Association (MLA) has released its quadrennial language enrollments survey of foreign languages...
  • Centre clarifies on Indo-US nuclear deal, says Indian victims cannot sue foreign suppliers for N-accident February 8, 2015

    New Delhi: Foreign suppliers of atomic reactors to India cannot be sued for the damages by victims of a nuclear accident but can be held liable by the operator who has the right of recourse, government said on Sunday releasing details of the understanding reached with the US recently. In a...
  • Jaishankar made foreign secretary as a reward for Obama's visit to India on Republic Day, say sources January 29, 2015

    New Delhi: Indian Ambassador to the US, S Jaishankar, has been appointed as the new Foreign Secretary. He replaces Sujatha Singh who has resigned with immediate effect. Sources said Jaishankar has been rewarded for US President Barack Obama's visit to India. "He convinced the White House for Obama's visit to India...
  • Obama brings to an end India's non-aligned policy: US Media January 28, 2015

    Washington: The mainstream US media has described the India visit of US President Barack Obama as a successful foreign policy initiative, with a leading daily saying his "personal chemistry" with Prime Minister Narendra Modi is helping steer Indo-US relations. As Obama wrapped up his three-day trip to India, the media said...
  • India will succeed as long it is not splintered on religious lines: Obama January 27, 2015

    New Delhi: Making a strong pitch for religious tolerance, US President Barack Obama today said every person has the right to practice his faith without any persecution and that India will succeed so long it is not "splintered" on religious lines. Addressing a Townhall event at the Siri Fort auditorium...
  • With 'Namaste', 'Bahut Dhanyawaad', Barack Obama strikes a chord with young India January 27, 2015

    New Delhi: In an effort to strike a chord with the common man in India, US President Barack Obama on Tuesday delivered a well thought of speech at a townhall to focus on the Indo-US ties. Giving an Indian touch, Obama began his speech in Hindi with 'Namaste' and 'Dhanyawaad'....
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob January 26, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • Full text: PM Modi's speech at Indo-US CEO Forum January 26, 2015

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday addressed Indo-US CEO Forum in New Delhi. Here is the full text of PM Modi's speech: Mr President, distinguished guests My heartiest greetings on Republic Day! I am deeply honoured to do so as the first Prime Minister born in free India. On this day, sixty...
  • USA will enhance trade with India by $4 billion over two years, says President Barack Obama January 26, 2015

    New Delhi: US President Barack Obama on Monday announced measures to enhance trade with India by $4 billion over two years. He also announced a public-private partnership for investments in India. Speaking at the Indo-US CEO Forum on Monday evening, Obama said the US companies are ready to help India in...
  • Watch: Day 2 of the India-US dialogues January 26, 2015

    In the lead up to US President Barack Obama's historic second visit to India; The Observer Research Foundation and Network18 have initiated the India-US policy dialogues. On the day 2 of the dialogue, leaders and experts from both the countries discussed the past and future of Indo-US relationship is being...
  • Indo-US Dialogue: Mahindra, Prabhu, Javadekar ask America to treat India as an equal partner, talk about huge potentials January 25, 2015

    New Delhi: Delivering a Special Address at the Indo-US dialogue organized by the Network 18 & Observer Research Foundation (ORF) Anand Mahindra, Chairman, Mahindra Group said that world's oldest democracy America and the world's largest democracy India have a lot in common. Emphasizing on the cherished values of freedom and...
  • Timeline: Indo-US nuclear agreement since George W Bush, Manmohan Singh regimes January 25, 2015

    Following is the chronology of events in the landmark Indo-US nuclear agreement since US President George W Bush and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh conceived the deal in July, 2005 and President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi achieved a breakthrough. July 18, 2005: President Bush and Prime Minister Singh...
  • BJP leader Ram Madhav calls India and US 'buddy-buddy', urges America to share high-end defence technology with India January 25, 2015

    New Delhi: BJP National General Secretary Ram Madhav urged the United States of America to share top end defence technology with India to make Indo-US relationship a big success. Speaking at the Network 18 and Observer Research Foundation (ORF) organized Indo-US dialogue, Ram Madhav said "when the President Barack Obama...
  • Telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad invites American companies to invest in Indian manufacturing sector January 25, 2015

    New Delhi: The Union Telecom and Information Techonology minister Ravi Shankar Prasad invited the American companies to set up their manufacturing units in India. Speaking at the Indo-US dialogue organized by the Network 18 and the Observer Research Foundation (ORF) in New Delhi to mark the visit of the US...
  • Indo-US dialogue: Highlights of Day 2 January 25, 2015

    The two day seminar which will discuss the past and future of Indo-US relationship is being attended by some of the top policymakers from both India and America. ...
  • Barack Obama to reach India today, preparations in full swing January 25, 2015

    New Delhi: The countdown has begun for the much-awaited visit of US President Barack Obama along with US First Lady Michelle Obama to India. President Obama is the chief guest of the 66th Republic Day, making him the first US President to attend the parade. Obama, who...
  • Obama in India - Politics aside, geopolitical, strategic & economic compulsions pushing Indo-US leaders closer January 25, 2015

    Atlanta: The political contrast couldn't be starker. The Obama presidency enters its last two years in office with opposition Republicans firmly in control of both chambers of Congress, even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi fine tunes the course of his eight-month old administration, still buoyed by one of the largest...
  • Indo-US Dialogue: 'Modi and Obama can take it to newer and greater heights' January 24, 2015

    New Delhi: The inaugural session of the Indo-US dialogue jointly organised by the Network18 and the Observer Research Foundation (ORF) to mark the visit of the US President Barack Obama to India expressed confidence that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is capable of taking the relationship to a newer and greater...
  • The India-US dialogues: Aspire for joint development in defence January 24, 2015

    New Delhi: Emphasising the growth in defence cooperation between India and US, former US assistance secretary Vikram Singh on Saturday said defence cooperation happens at three levels - the strong leadership, people to take the deals forward and public and private sector partnership. While talking about US plans about Asia,...
  • Indo-US nuclear deal unlikely to be cleared during Obama's visit: sources January 24, 2015

    New Delhi: Ahead of US President Barack Obama's visit to India, the nuclear deal between the two countries is unlikely to be cleared, said government sources. The US has demanded that it be allowed to track nuclear material supplied to India. In an attempt to remove the hurdles in the nuclear...
  • India-US ties defining partnership of 21st century: Obama January 23, 2015

    New Delhi: Terming India-US relations as one of the "defining" partnerships of the 21st century, US President Barack Obama on Friday said forging closer ties between the two countries has been a key part of his foreign policy. "Forging deeper ties between our two nations has been a key part of...
  • 'Obama's trip a defining and exciting time in Indo-US relations' December 3, 2014

    Washington: President Barack Obama will make a "historic visit" to India on the occasion of Republic day, nominee for US Ambassador to India, Richard Rahul Verma has told Senators saying this is a "defining and exciting" time in the Indo-US relationship. "There is no question that this is a defining and...
  • India and US discuss military ties and global security issues October 29, 2014

    Washington: The US and India will continue to work together to further strengthen their military-to-military relations as the top defence officials of the two countries have discussed a range of bilateral security issues. Top defence officials from India and the US discussed bilateral military-to-military relationship, strategic ties and global security issues,...
  • In pics: PM Modi meets Hillary and Bill Clinton in New York September 30, 2014

    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? September 25, 2014

    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. ...