Mars mission lifts India-US relations to new high
Nov 26, 2013
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday March 1, 2014
Describing upcoming elections as "India's defining moment", Indian Ambassador S. Jaishankar has advised India-US interlocutors to get off public argumentation platforms and switch to a "problem-solving mode".
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday February 22, 2014
Asserting that the US was stepping up efforts to increase the number of young women studying in her country, Ambassador to India Nancy Powell on Friday said it is paramount that more women from India receive an international education.
India | Devesh Kumar | Friday February 21, 2014
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today denied that she was scheduled to meet US Ambassador Nancy Powell in her office in Kolkata this afternoon, hours after her party's website went public with the information.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday February 14, 2014
Close on the heels of a meeting with BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, US Ambassador to India Nancy Powell has sought one with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
India | Agencies | Thursday February 13, 2014
The US ambassador to India on Thursday met Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, a signal that Washington is ending the boycott it began in 2002 after communal violence seared his home state during his first term in office.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from agencies) | Thursday February 13, 2014
US Ambassador to India, Nancy Powell, has reached the residence of Narendra Modi in Gandhinagar, for a meeting with the BJP's candidate for prime minister.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 12, 2014
US today scotched speculation that Thursday's meeting between its Ambassador Nancy Powell and Narendra Modi would lead to lifting of the visa ban on BJP's prime ministerial candidate.
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday February 11, 2014
Nancy Powell, US ambassador to India, will meet BJP candidate for prime minister Narendra Modi on Thursday morning for nearly an hour at his residence in Gandhinagar, signaling a turnaround by Washington after years of shunning him over the 2002 Guja...
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik (With inputs from AFP) | Tuesday February 11, 2014
Nancy Powell, the US ambassador to India, will meet BJP candidate for prime minister Narendra Modi on Thursday, signaling a turnaround by Washington after years of shunning him over the 2002 Gujarat riots.
India | Reuters | Wednesday January 22, 2014
Devyani Khobragade case: The case of the Indian consul arrested and strip-searched in New York last month was handled "appallingly" and needs to be resolved, but the United States remains probably India's most important ally, the Indian ambassador to...
India | Hari Kumar, The New York Times | Wednesday January 8, 2014
Stepping up the pressure in an escalating diplomatic fight, India asked the U.S. Embassy in New Delhi on Wednesday to stop commercial activities on its premises by Jan. 16, acting before the U.S. authorities are to decide whether to prosecute an Indi...
India | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Tuesday December 31, 2013
The US has no plans to drop the criminal charges against Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade who has been accused of visa fraud, according to the Press Trust of India.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 24, 2013
S Jaishankar, the new Indian Ambassador to the US, arrived here today to take charge amid a raging diplomatic row over the arrest and strip-search of senior diplomat Devyani Khobragade on visa fraud charges.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday December 23, 2013
S Jaishankar, the new Indian Ambassador to the US, will arrive in Washington tomorrow to take charge amid a raging diplomatic row over the arrest and strip-search of senior diplomat Devyani Khobragade on visa fraud charges.
India | Reported by Namrata Brar, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday December 13, 2013
India has said it is shocked and appalled after its high-ranking diplomat Devyani Khobragade was arrested and handcuffed in public in New York on Thursday for allegedly lying on the visa application for an Indian national who worked for her for less ...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday November 19, 2013
Former Indian ambassador to the US, Nirupama Rao, has accepted a one-year appointment as the Meera and Vikram Gandhi Fellow with the Brown-India Initiative at the Watson Institute for International Studies.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday June 23, 2013
Aid of $150,000 (around Rs 90 lakh) would be given for relief work in the flood-ravaged state of Uttarakhand, US Ambassador to India Nancy J Powell said on Sunday.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 25, 2013
Under Secretary for Political Affairs at the US Department of State Wendy Sherman and US Ambassador to India Nancy J Powell today unveiled 'American Corner', seventh in the country, at St Francis College for Women in Hyderabad.
World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 15, 2013
Former Foreign Secretary Riaz Khokhar is tipped to replace Sherry Rehman as Pakistan's Ambassador to the US, according to a media report today.
World | Reuters | Tuesday May 14, 2013
The United States on Monday said it was "highly inappropriate" for Iran to take over the rotating chair of the UN Conference on Disarmament this month and vowed that its ambassador would boycott any meeting led by the Tehran.