Us Secretary Of State

  • US Secretary of State Kerry in Pakistan on unannounced visit 01-08-2013 02:32 AM

    Islamabad: US Secretary of State John Kerry landed in Pakistan late on Wednesday for a day of talks aimed at easing tensions over US drone strikes while putting pressure on the nuclear armed nation to do more to eliminate militant havens on its territory. In Pakistan on an unannounced visit,...
  • India an ever changing place, says John Kerry 24-06-2013 05:40 AM

    New Delhi: US Secretary John Kerry made a strong pitch for India and the US cooperating in clean energy and said the US is keen on implementing the Indo-US civil nuclear deal "as soon as possible". Describing India as a nation that would soon become the most populous and the...
  • John Kerry arrives in India for three-day visit 23-06-2013 07:09 PM

    New Delhi: US Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in New Delhi on Sunday to participate in the fourth round of Indo-US strategic dialogue even as US announced to invest $100 million in India's burgeoning clean energy sector. Kerry, 69, accompanied by a high-level delegation arrived on a three-day visit,...
  • US Secretary of State proposes 20 pc cut in aid to Lanka 15-04-2013 01:33 PM

    Washington: US Secretary of State John Kerry has proposed a 20 per cent cut in the American aid to Colombo, a move reflecting the unease in their ties over issues related to human rights, reconstruction and political integration in Sri Lanka after the end of the civil war. It is...
  • Obama to nominate Kerry to head State Department 16-12-2012 09:50 AM

    Washington: US President Barack Obama is expected to nominate Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman John Kerry to succeed Hillary Clinton as secretary of state, a source familiar with the process said on Saturday. Kerry, the Democratic nominee for president in 2004 and a stalwart Obama supporter, had been widely tipped...
  • Colin Powell advises 'get mad' in new book 26-09-2011 03:19 PM

    Los Angeles: Former US Secretary of State, General Colin Powell has penned a book on leadership skills with the advice "get mad, then get over it," set to hit book stores in May 2012, publisher HarperCollins said on Sunday. "It Worked For Me: Lessons in Leadership and Life" is a...
  • Hillary gets cool reception in Pak: US media 28-05-2011 03:11 PM

    Washington: US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton received a cool welcome in Pakistan on her recent trip, mainstream American media reported on Saturday adding this is reflection of the low-ebb in relationship between the two countries. "The tension was clear at the start of the first meeting of the day,...
  • Clinton wishes 'Shubho Nobo Borsho' to Bengalis 15-04-2011 01:55 AM

    Washington: US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton wished Bengalis across the globe a 'Happy New Year' with the traditional Bengali greeting "Shubho Nobo Borsho!" In a message to the Bengali community on the occasion of "Poila Boishakh", the Bengali New Year, Clinton said: "Shubho Nobo Borsho! As you celebrate this...
  • US in direct competition with China: Clinton 03-03-2011 08:39 AM

    The United States is facing direct competition from China on the global stage - both political and economic, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said. This is probably for the first time that a top US official has used such a strong language of competition with China in diplomatic terms. "We...
  • Obama visit will be 'defining moment' in ties: US 28-09-2010 12:25 PM

    New York: The United States says President Barack Obama's visit to India in November will be a "defining moment" in the history of their ties as Washington has an important stake in India's emergence as a global power. US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Indian External Affairs Minister SM...
  • Pak safe haven for al-Qaeda: Hillary 30-10-2009 03:09 PM

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