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  • Time to move on from the Khobragade issue: Sujatha Singh 09-04-2014 10:32 AM

    Months after India snapped talks with the US over the arrest of diplomat Devyani Khobragade, it is ready to move on from the issue. While denying any role in the resignation of US ambassador Nancy Powell. Speaking to CNN-IBN, Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh says it is time to repair the...
  • Hope there isn't another Cold War: Hillary Clinton on Crimean tension 19-03-2014 12:28 PM

    Russia annexed Crimea on Tuesday despite warnings from the United States and western allies. Hillary Clinton weighed in on the conflict between Russia and the West saying that it all boils down to a 'clash of values'. ...
  • EU, US impose sanctions against 21 Russian, Crimean officials 17-03-2014 09:25 PM

    Even as Moscow welcomed Crimea's resolution that declared the nation an independent, sovereign state, the West has called the referendum illegal and Ukraine has threatened legal action. The US and the European Union have also imposed travel bans, asset freezes against 21 Russian and Crimean officials. ...
  • Devyani's re-indictment an act of aggression, says her father 15-03-2014 11:20 AM

    In a major setback to Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade, an arrest warrant has been issued against her in the US after she was re-indicted in the US visa fraud case. Devyani Khobragade's father, Uttam Khobragade said that this is a clear act of aggression and looks like it was deliberately...
  • Optimistic about deal with US on nuke programme: Iran Foreign Minister 01-03-2014 02:03 PM

    Iran's Foreign Minister Javed Zarif has said that Iran was disappointed that India cut its oil imports by 40 per cent in 2013 under pressure from the US. In a significant statement, he said that he is optimistic about a deal with the US on Iran's nuclear programme by August...
  • Mamata says no meeting with US ambassador Nancy Powell 21-02-2014 04:50 PM

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee denied that she was scheduled to meet US ambassador to India Nancy Powell, who is in Kolkata. "I do not have any appointment with Powell," she said. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 13-02-2014 10:40 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Is 2002 Gujarat riots no longer an elections issue in 2014? 11-02-2014 11:43 PM

    The US ambassador to India Nancy Powell will meet the Gujarat Chief Minister later this week. However, the US cannot offer a visa to Modi during the election campaign, as it might be accused of trying to influence Indian domestic politics. It has said in the recent past that he...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 11-02-2014 10:38 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Modhwadia plays down Powell's meeting with Modi 11-02-2014 01:44 PM

    Gujarat Congress leader Arjun Modhwadia has played down the slated meeting of US Ambassador to India, Nancy Powel with BJP Prime Ministerial nominee Narendra Modi. ...
  • Obama's highly-anticipated 'State of the Union' speech today 28-01-2014 10:12 AM

    US President Barack Obama will deliver his highly-anticipated State of the Union speech today. He's expected to offer his assessment of where the US stands, and may say he's willing to side-step the US Congress to complete his agenda this year. ...
  • Another winter storm hits US, over 4,000 flights affected 23-01-2014 08:54 AM

    Residents of the northeastern United States on Wednesday dug out from a deadly winter storm that dumped more than 15 inches of snow in some places, with frigid temperatures forcing school closings and extensive flight delays and cancellations. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus links US freeze with Khobragade diplomatic row 13-01-2014 11:52 AM

    In this week's 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha compares US freeze with the deadlock between India and US over Devyani Khobragade diplomatic row. ...
  • Devyani is not guilty of any charge, says Salman Khurshid 11-01-2014 08:32 PM

    Speaking exclusively to CNN-IBN on Devil's Advocate, Foreign Minister Salman Khurshid said that Indian consul general Devyani Khobragade was not guilty of any charge as claimed by the US. However, the minister said that Khobragade was charged as per the US judiciary. ...
  • No rethink on withdrawal of privileges to US embassy for now: Khurshid 11-01-2014 03:38 PM

    Speaking exclusively to CNN-IBN in Devil's Advocate, Foreign Minister Salman Khurshid said there is going to be no rethink on withdrawal of privileges to the US embassy staff 'at least for now.' Extra security was withdrawn from the US embassy after the diplomatic row over the arrest of former Indian...
  • Devyani Khobragade case: Has India been forced to climb down? 10-01-2014 11:49 PM

    In just over an hour from now, Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade will return to India after being charged for visa fraud and making false statements. But the diplomatic tussle is far from over with Delhi asking Washington to withdraw one of its diplomats in what is being seen as a...
  • No one can take India for granted: Congress on Devyani row 10-01-2014 02:15 PM

    Content over the turn of events in the Devyani Khobragade diplomatic row, Congress leader PC Chacko said that the government had proved that nobody can take India for granted. "What happened was very unfortunate. Such a thing never happens in diplomatic circle. India is not going to take things like...
  • It's a battle half won, US should apologise, says Devyani's father 10-01-2014 02:10 PM

    Beaming at the return of Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade, her father said that the battle is half won adding that 120 crore people have given the verdict that she is innocent. He also said that the government of India has taken a very conscious legal stand that charges must be...
  • Watch: The occupational hazards on covering the deep US freeze 09-01-2014 09:20 AM

    There are many occupational hazards on covering the deep freeze. Freezing pole getting on your tongue watering eyes and runny noses are some of the hazards by which the media is getting sucked by the polar vortex. ...
  • US freeze: Worst is over say experts, temperatures likely to increase 09-01-2014 09:10 AM

    According to forecasters, the worst is over and the temperatures will now gradually increase. In Minnesota, the temperature is now a mere minus 30 degrees as compared to the minus 50 degrees a day earlier. Meteorologist say that the temperatures are expected to rise above zero by the end of...
  • Winter woes in the US, people and animals battle cold 08-01-2014 12:31 PM

    The freeze across the US has broken records, and is proving to be harsh even for polar bears and penguins, forced to take shelter indoors. Schools have shut because of the cold in the USA. ...
  • Bitter cold grips US, Red Cross issues warning 06-01-2014 03:44 PM

    An arctic air mass is expected to deliver some of the coldest temperatures in decades in the US. Nearly 140 million people will shiver in temperatures of zero or below by Wednesday. The Red cross has issued a warning to the people to be prepared. ...
  • Deep freeze across the US, 13 die in winter storms 05-01-2014 09:03 AM

    A deep freeze is spreading across much of the United States. Nearly half the nation and approximately 140 million people will shiver in temperatures of zero or lower by Wednesday. The arctic blast threatens to sweep subzero lows as far south as Alabama and plunge much of the Deep South...
  • Snowstorm hits US, temperatures expected to drop further 04-01-2014 01:04 PM

    In the United States, several parts of the East Coast have been battered by a snowstorm. However, experts suggest that even as the winds are likely to taper off, there will be no respite from the biting cold. ...
  • After heavy snowfall, US Met dept issues flood alert 04-01-2014 10:24 AM

    Although the storm has eased up in northeastern region of US, officials say that the bitter cold and winds will remain in the area.The US weather department has now also issued a flood alert. According to experts, temperatures could drop drastically, falling 20 to 30 degrees below normal. Boston, which...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 24-12-2013 11:49 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Divided Congress may withdraw support to AAP 24-12-2013 09:43 PM

    Even before the Aam Aadmi Party could form the government in Delhi with Congress supporting it from outside, divisions within the latter over the strategy have come out in the open. Government formation in Delhi may take some more time, as sources say that the Congress is seriously considering the...
  • The Week That Wasn't Christmas special 22-12-2013 02:04 PM

    On this special episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha takes on Devyani Khobragade, AAP's referendum to form government in Delhi and 'Dhoom 3'. He also spoke to Santa Claus from North Pole about his journey around the world and bringing gifts for every one. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha takes on the Devyani Khobragade case 22-12-2013 02:04 PM

    This week on 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha takes on the issue between India and US over the Indian diplomat, Devyani Khobragade row. ...