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US Telugu body creating funds for Andhra, Telengana

US Telugu body creating funds for Andhra, Telengana

🕔11:36, 31.May 2014

Washington, May 31 The Telugu Association of North America (TANA) is creating two special earmarked funds for the development of the new capital of Andhra Pradesh and for development of Telangana after the bifurcation of Andhra. The decision to set

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US, India trade bodies highlight growth opportunities

US, India trade bodies highlight growth opportunities

🕔11:35, 31.May 2014

Washington, May 31  With a new Indian government in place, key areas of growth and business opportunities in the US-India commercial and business partnership have been highlighted by trade bodies of the two countries. ‘Growing Opportunities for US-India Trade and

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Kofi Annan, Jimmy Carter support UN reform

Kofi Annan, Jimmy Carter support UN reform

🕔11:17, 30.May 2014

London, May 30  Former UN chief Kofi Annan and former US President Jimmy Carter expressed their support for reforming the UN, emphasising equal respect for all countries, media reported Friday. “The world has changed and the UN must change along

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The Initiative of the President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov on Establishing a Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zone in Central Asia Implemented

The Initiative of the President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov on Establishing a Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zone in Central Asia Implemented

🕔11:16, 30.May 2014

On May 6, 2014 a truly historical event took place at the United Nations headquarters in New York – for the first time since the United Nations was established the representatives of the «five» nuclear states – the United States,

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Indian-Americans spell history, are co-champions in US Spelling Bee

Indian-Americans spell history, are co-champions in US Spelling Bee

🕔11:14, 30.May 2014

Washington, May 30 Two Indian American youngsters made history as Sriram Hathwar and Ansun Sujoe were declared co-champions in the Scripps National Spelling Bee contest after 52 years and for just the fourth time in the contest’s history. “Whatever,” said

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$1 mn US reward for information on criminal network

$1 mn US reward for information on criminal network

🕔11:14, 30.May 2014

Washington, May 30  The US is offering a reward of up to onr million dollars for information about a criminal network based in Central Asia, the State Department said Thursday. The network of Kamchybek Kolbayev is allegedly involved in drug

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Biden to visit Brazil, Colombia, Dominican Republic

Biden to visit Brazil, Colombia, Dominican Republic

🕔11:13, 30.May 2014

Washington, May 30  US Vice President Joseph Biden will travel to Brazil, Colombia and the Dominican Republic next month to discuss a full range of issues, the White House said Thursday. “In each country, the vice president will meet with

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UN Security Council renews mission in Somalia

UN Security Council renews mission in Somalia

🕔11:12, 30.May 2014

United Nations, May 30  The UN Security Council extended a UN mission in Somalia for one more year to continue providing “good offices” in the country’s peace and reconciliation process. In an unanimously adopted resolution, the 15-member Council commended the

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Kerry defends Obama’s Afghanistan exit strategy

Kerry defends Obama’s Afghanistan exit strategy

🕔11:11, 30.May 2014

Washington, May 30  US Secretary of State John Kerry defended President Barack Obama’s newly announced strategy to withdraw troops from Afghanistan amidst much criticism, media reported. “The president set a timetable. He said that we will transfer security responsibility to

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Former Ecuadorian president sentenced to 12 years jail

Former Ecuadorian president sentenced to 12 years jail

🕔11:10, 30.May 2014

Quito, May 30 Ecuador’s National Court of Justice sentenced former president Jamil Mahuad to 12 years in jail for embezzlement, media reported Friday. The court said Thursday in its Twitter account that Mahuad’s crime “had caused enormous social consequences that

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Putin to meet Hollande in France June 5

Putin to meet Hollande in France June 5

🕔10:22, 29.May 2014

Moscow, May 29  Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with French counterpart Francois Hollande in Paris June 5, a day before attending a ceremony to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Normandy landings operation in World War II. “The two

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Obama outlines vision of military might with diplomacy

Obama outlines vision of military might with diplomacy

🕔10:17, 29.May 2014

Washington, May 29  India barely figured as US President Barack Obama Wednesday outlined a foreign policy vision of using both military might unilaterally as also diplomatic tools of alliances and sanctions to exert influence and provide global leadership. “Here’s my

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US removes restrictions on aid to Madagascar

US removes restrictions on aid to Madagascar

🕔10:16, 29.May 2014

Antananarivo (Madagascar) May 29  The US has removed restrictions on assistance to Madagascar, the presidency of Madagascar said citing a US government statement. The US lifted all remaining restrictions on direct assistance to the government of Madagascar, considering its successful

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New European energy security strategy proposed

New European energy security strategy proposed

🕔07:06, 29.May 2014

Brussels, May 28 The European Commission (EC) Wednesday proposed a new European Energy Security Strategy to enhance the security of the European Union’s (EU) energy supply. The EC has proposed diversifying external energy supplies, upgrading energy infrastructure, completing the EU

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India’s leadership crucial for SAARC, says Sri Lanka

India’s leadership crucial for SAARC, says Sri Lanka

🕔15:31, 28.May 2014

Colombo, May 28  Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa on meeting new Indian Prime Minister said that he looks forward to working with India in taking forward SAARC ventures, media reported Wednesday. During the two leaders’ bilateral meeting in New Delhi

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Sharif-Modi meeting outcome better than expected: Sartaj Aziz

Sharif-Modi meeting outcome better than expected: Sartaj Aziz

🕔14:40, 28.May 2014

Islamabad, May 28  The outcome of Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s meeting with new Indian Premier Narendra Modi in New Delhi Tuesday was better than expected, Sharif’s National Security and Foreign Affairs Advisor Sartaj Aziz said Wednesday. Addressing a press

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US media focuses on Modi’s regional ambitions

US media focuses on Modi’s regional ambitions

🕔13:16, 28.May 2014

Washington, May 27 As President Barack Obama vowed to work closely together with the new Indian government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi “for years to come”, the US media focused on “his regional ambitions”. Building bridges with a man

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US banks on India, Pakistan for stability after Afghanistan pullout

US banks on India, Pakistan for stability after Afghanistan pullout

🕔13:09, 28.May 2014

Washington, May 28 As President Barack Obama announced plans for Afghanistan after ending US combat mission by year end, the US hoped India, Pakistan and Afghanistan would help provide greater stability and security in the region. India’s new Prime Minister

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US applauds Modi-Sharif meeting

US applauds Modi-Sharif meeting

🕔13:07, 28.May 2014

Washington, May 28 Welcoming the meeting between India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif, the US said it supported all efforts to strengthen dialogue and cooperation between the two neighbours. “We continue to welcome any and

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Soon, pilots can control flights with brain commands

Soon, pilots can control flights with brain commands

🕔12:14, 28.May 2014

London, May 28  Imagine pilots of the future who can control aircraft by merely thinking commands? This is not a scene from a science fiction movie but the scientists have achieved the feasibility of flying an aircraft via brain control

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