Robert Wood

  • Comedian Tracy Morgan injured in fatal crash June 8, 2014

    New Brunswick: Actor and comedian Tracy Morgan was critically injured Saturday after a tractortrailer rammed into his chauffeured limousine bus, setting off a chainreaction crash that left a fellow comedian dead and two others seriously hurt, authorities said. A truck driver from Georgia was charged with death by auto in the...
  • US confident on Pakistan nukes May 9, 2009

    Washington: US on Saturday said it is confident that Pakistan's nuclear weapons will not get into the hands of militants. "The President has been very clear about the fact that we are confident that these weapons will not get in militant hands," State Department spokesman Robert Wood told reporters in response...
  • US backs India's efforts to end fighting in Sri Lanka April 25, 2009

    Washington: The US has expressed support for India's efforts to end the fighting in Sri Lanka between the government forces and Tamil Tiger rebels. "We support Indian efforts to stop the fighting," State Department spokesman Robert Wood said on Friday, noting that New Delhi had sent two special emissaries "to...
  • There is problem of trust with Pak, says US April 18, 2009

    Washington: Even as the US galvanised the international community at a donors meet in Tokyo to have a global commitment of a whooping $5.2 billion aid to Pakistan in next two years, the Obama Administration on Friday conceded that it has the issue of "trust" with Islamabad. Trust deficit look,...
  • Pakistan needs to do more on Mumbai attack: US March 10, 2009

    Washington: United States on Tuesday said Pakistan needs to do more with regard to bringing to justice the people responsible for Mumbai terrorist attack, which killed 183 people, including several American nationals. The State Department Acting Spokesman Robert Wood told reporters that "more can be done" by...