Nick Burns

  • Govt to table N-deal in Parliament this week August 7, 2007

    New Delhi: The Indian Government is planning to table the 123 Agreement, the operational text of the Indo-US Civilian Nuclear Deal. It will be tabled when Parliament opens for the Monsoon Session this week. However, In India, the BJP and the third front have been critical of the deal and...
  • US to keep N-deal commitments to India December 11, 2006

    Washington: The United States has assured India that it would fulfill all the commitments with regard to the civil nuclear deal made in the July 18, 2005 and March 2, 2006 joint statements. "The US intends to fulfill all of the commitments it made to India in the July 18 and...
  • US committed to improving ties October 21, 2006

    Washington: Guatemala would make a far more responsible UN Security Council member instead of Venezuela, said US Under-Secretary of State Nicholas Burns on Friday. India supports Venezuela, but Burns said this will not affect Indo-US relationship. The nuclear test conducted by North Korea will not affect the nuclear deal with India,...
  • Nuclear deal top US priority: Burns October 21, 2006

    Washington: The US considers the civilian nuclear deal with India its “top concern, top objective and top legislative priority” and is determined to move forward with their strategic relationship in an ambitious way. “We hope very much the Senate will be able to take up and vote on the nuclear deal...