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  • There's less bureaucracy since the Modi government took office: Frank Kendall 7 hours 9 minutes ago

    "Ever since the Modi government has come, there has been a review of procurement policies and that is positive. Overall, there's less bureaucracy now than before," said US Under Secretary of Defence Frank Kendall a few hours before the Union Budget. ...
  • US not at war with Islam, terror has no religion: Barack Obama February 19, 2015

    Sharing his views on Islam and terrorism, US President Barack Obama said the US is not at war with Islam but with those who perverted Islam. ...
  • Temple vandalised in US, police probe the incident February 17, 2015

    A temple has been reportedly vandalised in the US. Reports said a swastika was sprayed on and "Get Out" written on the wall. The county police have launched an investigation into the incident. Sriram, a worshiper said, "The Bothell Hindu Temple has been here for more than 20 years and...
  • India steps in after video of man who was left paralysed after being assaulted in US surfaces February 16, 2015

    After watching the video which had captured the assault, India has sent its consul general to speak to the Mayor of Madison where the incident took place. The consul general also met other people from the Indian community in Madison. ...
  • Watch: 57-year-old Indian assaulted in US by police officers February 13, 2015

    A new video of the assault on a 57-year-old Indian has surfaced in which US policemen are seen throwing Sureshbhai Patel down. Patel, who was visiting his son in Alabama, was left partially paralysed when a police officer forced him on ground after receiving report of a "suspicious person" looking...
  • Centre responds to Obama's comment, says any "aberrations" cannot alter India's history of tolerance February 6, 2015

    Reacting cautiously to US President Barack Obama's concern about religious "intolerance" in India, the government has said that any "aberrations" do not alter India's history of tolerance. ...
  • Religious faiths target each other in India due to their beliefs: Barack Obama February 6, 2015

    White House may have refuted suggestions that Barack Obama's reference to religious intolerance during his speech in India was not a parting shot to the BJP. But the President himself has repeatd the need for religious harmony in India. He says Mahatma Gandhi would have been shocked by acts of...
  • Religious intolerance in India would have shocked Mahatma Gandhi: Obama February 6, 2015

    US President Barack Obama said that Mahatma Gandhi would have been shocked by the acts of intolerance experienced by all religious faiths in India. However Obama did not name any particular religion and said that violence is not unique to one religion or group. ...
  • Exclusive: US President Barack Obama on ties with India, China February 2, 2015

    In an exclusive interview with CNN's Fareed Zakaria US President said that China has no reason to worry because of US's good ties with India and it is in America's interest that China continues its peaceful rise. ...
  • US applies steady pressure on Saudi for human rights: Obama January 28, 2015

    Even as US works closely with the Saudis on common strategic goals like counter terrorism, US President Barack Obama said he and his administration continue to apply "steady, consistent pressure" on issues like human rights. "Sometimes we have to balance our need to speak to them about human rights issues...
  • Cartoon of the day: Barack Obama's 3-day visit to India January 28, 2015

    Cartoonist Neelabh takes on the US President Barack Obama's 3-day visit to India. ...
  • Watch: Mary Kom thanks Barack Obama for acknowledging her January 28, 2015

    Pleasantly surprised after Barack Obama took her name while talking about Indian achievers, celebrated Indian woman boxer MC Mary Kom said on Tuesday that it felt proud to be acknowledged by the US President. "It's a proud moment for me, I thank him for acknowledging me," she said. ...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob January 27, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • We must end violence against children: Satyarthi to Obama January 27, 2015

    Nobel Peace laureate Kailash Sathyarthi who met US President Barack Obama at the Town Hall on Monday said, "I told Obama that we must work together to ensure there is no violence against children so that they can enjoy their childhood." ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories January 27, 2015

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • News 360: Guard against religious strife, says Barack Obama January 27, 2015

    President Barack Obama on Tuesday wound up his three-day trip with a strong pitch for religious tolerance, cautioning that India will succeed so long as it was not "splintered along the lines of religious faith". ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha in conversation with 'Barack Obama' January 27, 2015

    In an 'exclusive' interview to CNN-IBN's Cyrus Broacha, US President Barack Obama talks about his lifestyle and relationship between India and US. ...
  • Obama hails India says 'Jai Hind' to end townhall speech January 27, 2015

    US President Barack Obama on Tuesday addressed a gathering at Siri Fort townhall event. To end his speech, the US president used Hindi word 'Jai Hind' which means 'Hail India'. ...
  • Nations are more successful when their women are successful: Obama January 27, 2015

    US President Barack Obama on Tuesday emphasised on the women empowerment during his townhall address. Nations are more successful when their women are successful, said Obama ...
  • Obama quotes Mahatma Gandhi, Vivekanad at townhall speech January 27, 2015

    Complimenting the role of Indians in the world, Obama invoked Martin Luther King and Mahatma Gandhi in his speech. "India represents an intersection of two people who inspire me - Martin Luther King and Mahatma Gandhi. Those two great souls are why we can gather here today. Indians & Americans...
  • 'Bahut Dhanyavad' greets Obama to town hall audience January 27, 2015

    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'....
  • Lagaan's song 'O Mitwa' played at Siri Fort after Obama's townhall address at Siri Fort January 27, 2015

    US President Barack Obama's Siri Fort address ends with an Indian touch. 'O Mitwa, Sun mitwa' from movie 'Lagaan' played at the auditorium. ...
  • Can CEOs' demands affect Indo-US policies? January 27, 2015

    The CEOs' roundtable put forward a number of points that CEOs' from both India and US aspire for good trade opportunities, the question arises will this affect Indo-US policies? ...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob January 26, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • Honoured Michelle Obama wore my designed dress: Bibhu Mohapatra January 26, 2015

    CNN-IBN spoke to Michelle Obama's favourite designer Bibhu Mohapatra. "I do not feel designing for the first lady is stressful. I am honoured Michelle wore the dress for this crucial visit," said Bibhu Mohapatra. ...
  • 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...
  • Watch: 'The Week That Wasn't' with Cyrus Broacha January 26, 2015

    In this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha takes on the Delhi Assembly Elections 2015 and US President Barack Obama's three-day visit to India for Republic Day. He also in conversation with 'Barack Obama'. ...
  • The India-US dialogues: It's time for India to move from out sourcing to right sourcing, says Anand Mahindra January 25, 2015

    Speaking at the Observer Research Foundation and Network18 initiative 'The India-US Dialogue', Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra said, "Trade and investment could be looked at as an ambassador to global peace in the era of terror." In the lead up to US President's historic second visit to India; The Observer...
  • The India-US dialogues: Clean air, water, energy India's priorities for sustainable development, says Javadekar January 25, 2015

    Speaking at the Observer Research Foundation and Network18 initiative 'The India-US Dialogue', Union Environment and Forest minister Prakash Javadekar said, "The Modi government is committed to passionate strong and transparent action on emission reduction & renewable energy. We'll walk our own path on Intended Nationally Determined Contributions but if technology...
  • Modi-Obama meet: Moments of strengthening friendship January 25, 2015

    The chemistry between US President Barack Obama and PM Narendra Modi was on show once again with the two world leaders addressing each other by first name during the joint statement. ...