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  • US President appoints a 'czar' to streamline the administration's response to Ebola 3 days ago

    The World Health Organisation has admitted to lapses in its response to the spread of EBOLA in West Africa. As the ebola scare haunts the US, President Barack Obama has appointed a "czar" to streamline the administration's response to the deadly disease. ...
  • Federal officials may ban people travelling to US from Ebola hit nations 3 days ago

    As per the latest World Health Organisation figures the Ebola death toll has crossed 4500, almost half of the total cases registered in 7 countries. In the US, federal officials contemplate banning travel to the US from the nations hit hardest by the Ebola virus. ...
  • Potential carriers of ebola virus might be stopped from boarding some US flights 3 days ago

    Potential carriers of the ebola virus might be stopped from boarding some flights in the US. This decision was taken after a second airline passenger was detected with the virus. "She should not have travelled on a commercial airline," said CDC Director. ...
  • Ebola outbreak: US nurse endangers 132 others 5 days ago

    Second US nurse affected by Ebola faces flak for breaking travel restrictions and endangering 132 others. US President Barack Obama has said that at the earliest ebola outbreak will be controlled which is a raging epidemic in West Africa. ...
  • US Senator says UN can play role in calming tempers on LoC violations October 9, 2014

    US Senator Tim Kaine called for UN intervention in the India-Pakistan border standoff. "UN can be a helpful participant sometimes in such issues as a promoter of peace. UN participation should be welcomed in this issue," Kaine said. ...
  • TWTW: PM Narendra Modi's fan following in the US October 5, 2014

    Watch Cyrus Broacha's take on PM Modi's popularity not being restricted to India. ...
  • Watch: How PM Modi prepares for his speeches October 5, 2014

    Watch Cyrus Broacha's news spoof on how PM Narendra Modi prepares for his speeches. ...
  • TWTW: NRIs unperturbed to come back to India October 5, 2014

    Watch Cyrus Broacha's news spoof on NRIs supporting PM Modi's US visit. ...
  • Watch: The Week That Wasn't with Cyrus Broacha October 5, 2014

    Watch this week's news spoofs with Cyrus Broacha in this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't'. ...
  • Yale University students laud PM Modi's social media skills October 5, 2014

    As the Prime Minister strives to establish a contact with the youth and entrepreneurs abroad, students at Yale University laud the PM for his social media skills, and his attempt to reach out to everyone. ...
  • The Modi-Obama joint editorial and bilateral meet: What they mean for India October 1, 2014

    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...
  • Modi represented a new image of India in US: Ravi Shankar Prasad October 1, 2014

    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." ...
  • Lot of conviction, confidence in Modi's communication: Yes Bank CEO October 1, 2014

    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. ...
  • Reporter's Diary: Covering PM Modi's US visit October 1, 2014

    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 October 1, 2014

    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...
  • Modi placing business on top of his US trip agenda was refreshing: CII October 1, 2014

    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...
  • Ebola outbreak enters US, patient from Liberia diagnosed with virus October 1, 2014

    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 October 1, 2014

    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 October 1, 2014

    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...
  • Watch: Narendra Modi's sartorial style September 30, 2014

    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...
  • Watch: John Kerry admits White House cannot top Madison Square reception for Modi September 30, 2014

    PM Narendra Modi's US visit ends with a lunch hosted in his honour at the White House, where US Secretary of State John Kerry jokingly remarked that Modi's popularity in the US is unprecedented. ...
  • It's the big Obama-Modi meeting tonight: What's your takeaway from Modi's US visit so far? September 30, 2014

    'Chalein saath saath, Together, forward we go'. That's how US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi capped off their much-anticipated joint editorial in the Washington Post on Tuesday. The article spoke of a renewed Indo-US partnership in the 21st century. CNN-IBN takes views from across the country over...
  • Modi a rockstar who operated without lyrics: Parag Saxena September 30, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi impressed everyone in US with his oratory skills. CNBC TV18 Managing Editor Shereen Bhan spoke to New Silk Route's Fund Manager Parag Saxena to gauge whether the talks mean big business for India. ...
  • Modi pays floral tribute at Mahatma Gandhi's statue in Washington September 30, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday paid homage to Mahatma Gandhi. Modi offered floral tribute at the statue of the Father of the Nation in the US capital. A large number of Indian-Americans were present to welcome the Prime Minister who was accompanied by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. ...
  • Excited NRIs stand outside Blair House to catch PM Modi's glimpse September 30, 2014

    Excited NRIs stood outside 190-year-old Blair House, where Prime Minister Narendra Modi is staying, to catch his glimpse. Modi is on a five-day trip to US and has arrived in Washington on Monday. Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee was the last one to stay at the guest house. ...
  • Indian Americans have high hopes on PM Modi September 30, 2014

    Indian couple who run an NGO in the US are hopeful that with the help of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, they will be able to open a similar organisation back in India too. ...
  • Indian community gathers to welcome PM Modi outside White House September 30, 2014

    An good number on Indian-Americans are waiting outside the White House to catch a glimpse of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. US President Barack Obama has hosted a private dinner for the PM. ...
  • Modi's G-All mantra left major impact on world community: MD Mahindra Group September 30, 2014

    Managing Director and Chairman of Mahindra Group Anand Mahindra is enthusiastic about investments in Indian Market. Complementing PM Modi's US visit the corporate said the G-All mantra will leave major impact. ...
  • Modi restored trust in India, changed perceptions: Mastercard CEO September 30, 2014

    Indian-American Mastercard CEO Ajay Banga hailed PM Modi's assurance to the corporate and said this visit will restore lost faith in the Indian market. ...
  • 'Modi-Obama meet not likely to show immediate results' September 30, 2014

    Fund Manager Milan Vaishnav of Carnegie Endowment for International Peace says, "Despite the hype, the Modi-Obama meet may not show result in the short term." ...