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  • Can work together with India to build sustainable future, says US 5 hours 18 minutes ago

    Washington: The "enhanced strategic partnership" announced by President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, is a major development in the collaboration between the two countries in energy and sustainable development, the US has said. "Our partnership is robust, reliable, enduring and expanding. We can together build a clean sustainable...
  • US lawmaker to display PM Modi's signed Indian map in his office 5 hours 56 minutes ago

    Washington: A top American lawmaker has said he would display a map of India autographed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his office at the US Congress. "The Prime Minister was kind enough to sign my map of India near the State of Gujarat, where he was Chief Minister, which...
  • US hospital bungled report of Africa travel in Ebola case 6 hours 21 minutes ago

    Washington: The first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United States initially told a nurse he had traveled in Africa but was sent home anyway, raising concerns about US preparedness for the spread of the deadly virus. The man, whose identity and nationality have not been released by health authorities, flew...
  • Man to sue US government after being cleared in the Taliban terror case 8 hours 16 minutes ago

    Miami: Irfan Khan, a naturalised US citizen from Pakistan with a wife and two children, worked hard to realise the American dream after arriving in this country in 1994. He held jobs in South Florida as a taxi driver, service technician and operated a limousine company. He was an avid...
  • Ebola deaths reach 3,338, but widely undercounted: WHO 8 hours 19 minutes ago

    Geneva: The death toll from the world's worst Ebola outbreak on record reached 3,338 people out of 7,178 cases in West Africa as of September 28, the World Health Organization said on Wednesday. It said the total number of new cases had fallen for a second week, but warned against reading...
  • Turkey vows to fight Islamic State, coalition strikes near border 8 hours 29 minutes ago

    Mursitpinar: Turkey signalled it may send troops into Syria or Iraq and let allies use Turkish bases to fight Islamic State, as coalition jets launched air strikes on Wednesday on insurgents besieging a town on its southern border with Syria. The government sent a proposal to parliament late on Tuesday which...
  • Obama, Modi meet reflects depth of strong Indo-US ties: White House 8 hours 49 minutes ago

    Washington: Meeting between US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi reflects the "depth of strong relationship" between the two democracies of the world and their leaders, the White House has said. Modi wounded up his five-day-long visit and returned home "thanking America" and saying, it was a "successful...
  • US, China air differences over Hong Kong protests 9 hours 22 minutes ago

    Washington: The top US and Chinese diplomats publicly aired differences over the protests in Hong Kong, where students want democratic changes to the electoral system. Secretary of State John Kerry met at the State Department with China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi as the stand-off between students and authorities intensified in...
  • Advani praises PM Modi, but says nobody has matched Vajpayee 19 hours 22 minutes ago

    Ahmedabad: Veteran BJP leader LK Advani on Wednesday lavished praise on Narendra Modi as the Prime Minister but said the country hadn't seen another Premier like Atal Bihari Vajpayee. "I feel immense pride in saying that Narendra bhai has showed wonderful ability (as Prime Minister). I am saying with pride that...
  • The Modi-Obama joint editorial and bilateral meet: What they mean for India 19 hours 34 minutes ago

    The much-anticipated joint editorial by US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi was published in the Washington Post on Tuesday. The article spoke of a renewed Indo-US partnership in the 21st century. CNN-IBN's Bhupendra Chaubey discussed the key points of the editorial with former Diplomats G Parthasarthy and...
  • PM Modi returns home after hectic US visit 20 hours 41 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi returned to the Capital on Wednesday night after a five-day visit to the US. Modi left Washington on Tuesday at the end of his visit and returned home on a Special Air India plane after a brief transit halt in Frankfurt. ...
  • Modi's US visit disappointing on outcomes: Congress Yesterday

    New Delhi: Congress on Wednesday launched an all-out attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying his US visit was "disappointing" on outcomes and claimed that an atmosphere of a grand event was created with the help of "cheerleaders" many of whom brought from India. Accusing the Prime Minister of "hurting" the...
  • India, US ramp up efforts for tackling climate change Yesterday

    Washington:Ramping up efforts to combat climate change, India and US have concluded an MoU providing for up to US dollar one billion in helping India's transition to a low-carbon and climate-resilient energy economy. Both Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Barack Obama, during their summit-level talks, welcomed the firming up of...
  • Modi represented a new image of India in US: Ravi Shankar Prasad Yesterday

    Terming Narendra Modi's trip to the US a success, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said, "Modi went as a new image of India, a vibrant country quite sure of itself. American establishment took it positively. The joint statement talks about deliverables and a new beginning." ...
  • Modi, Obama target USD 500 billion Indo-US trade January 16, 1410

    Washington: Targeting a five-fold jump in Indo-US trade to USD 500 billion, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama on Tuesday pledged to deepen economic cooperation and will set up a joint program to boost business investment. After two days of talks focused on ways to reinvigorate the...
  • Manmohan came back from US with the nuclear deal, Modi yet to show results: Tharoor January 16, 1410

    New Delhi: Analysing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's US visit with a critical eye, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor said that it is too early to term the visit as a success. He also said that while former PM Manmohan Singh's visit bagged the Indo-US nuclear deal in his trip, Modi is...
  • Lot of conviction, confidence in Modi's communication: Yes Bank CEO Yesterday

    A big focus of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the US was wooing the US business community. He had marathon meetings with top CEOs. CNBC's Managing Editor Shereen Bhan spoke to Yes Bank CEO Rana Kapoor on what he makes of PM Modi's business pitch. ...
  • US Government confirms first case of Ebola Yesterday

    Dallas: The first case of Ebola diagnosed in the US was confirmed on Tuesday in a patient who recently traveled from Liberia to Dallas - a sign of the far-reaching impact of the out-of-control epidemic in West Africa. The unidentified man was critically ill and has been in isolation at...
  • Come soon before it's too late, PM Narendra Modi tells US businesses -886900618 minutes ago

    Washington: Asserting that India is on the move to becoming a country with a business-friendly environment, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has exhorted top US corporates to establish and expand their base in India before it is too late. "Take the benefit of the fast paced development and changes in the...
  • Reporter's Diary: Covering PM Modi's US visit -521883658 minutes ago

    Covering Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first and rather hectic US visit must have been quite an experience for any journalist. CNN-IBN's Bhupendra Chaubey and Sanjay Pugalia recount their experience. ...
  • A sin taking PM Modi for dinners, lunches when he is fasting: Joe Biden -1270309258 minutes ago

    Appreciating Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit despite his fast, US Vice President Joe Biden said, "PM is fasting and we keep taking him to dinners and lunches. As we Catholics seem to say, that's an occasion for sin. We appreciate the fact that he has spent so much time with...
  • Looking forward to turn vision of our partnership into a lasting reality: Modi's note in Visitor's Book of White House -862707178 minutes ago

    Washington: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who left the US after his five-day trip, expressed hope of working with President Barack Obama. Modi even wrote about his experience in the Visitor's Book of the White House. Modi wrote, "I look forward to working with President Obama to unite the people of our...
  • Modi placing business on top of his US trip agenda was refreshing: CII Yesterday

    A big focus of PM Narendra Modi's visit was wooing the US business community where he held marathon meetings with top CEOs. CII President and Director General said, "One of the main messages he gave was that he and his government is business friendly. He was putting business right on...
  • Building blocks in place to call Modi's US visit a success, say experts Yesterday

    With both Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama penning a joint editorial, experts say that both leaders have put in their efforts to make this visit a success. "We have every indication that the building blocks are in place for a successful visit. So it doesn't surprise...
  • Ebola outbreak enters US, patient from Liberia diagnosed with virus Yesterday

    The Ebola virus has now entered the US. A patient who arrived from Liberia has diagnosed with the virus in Dallas, Texas. Over 3000 people have died of Ebola in West Africa so far. ...
  • India still hasn't approached many European nations to recover black money: Edmond Allen Yesterday

    US-based attorney C Edmond Allen who is seen as a whistle-blower of sorts for the CBI in the black money case claimed that the Indian government needs to approach European nations to recover black money. ...
  • Sense of optimism about Indo-US relations the biggest takeaway from Modi-US visit Yesterday

    The five-day visit of Narendra Modi to the United States of America has come to an end propelling the Indo-US ties to a new level. Defence ties, energy security and the WTO issue were discussed at Modi's first bilateral meet with US President Barack Obama. The biggest takeaway from the...
  • PM Narendra Modi leaves for India, thanks US, calls his five-day trip satisfying -886375018 minutes ago

    Washington: Prime Minister Narendra Modi left for India after his five-day maiden visit to the US. He thanked the US before departure and said he was satisfied with his trip. Modi said, "Thank you America". I achieved a lot in these five days. I am going back to India very satisfied."...
  • Modi seeks easier access for Indian services cos to US economy -915301738 minutes ago

    Washington: Expressing confidence that their bilateral economic ties would improve further, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday sought easier access for Indian service companies to the US economy during his talks with President Barack Obama. Modi, who has met with a galaxy of American corporate leaders during his five-day visit, also...
  • Watch: Narendra Modi's sartorial style Yesterday

    Even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the US dominates headlines, this is where we look beyond his political statement, and focus on his style statements. We asked Bollywood stars to pick their favourite between PM Modi and American President Barack Obama, in the style department, that is. We...