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US, India to hold diplomatic consultations: State Dept

US, India to hold diplomatic consultations: State Dept

🕔14:08, 28.Jan 2023

New York, Jan 28 (IANS) The US diplomat in charge of political affairs is visiting India for consultations with the External Affairs Ministry in New Delhi, according to the State Department. During her visit, Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs

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US expands efforts to reduce visitor visa wait times for Indians

US expands efforts to reduce visitor visa wait times for Indians

🕔11:46, 24.Jan 2023

New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) To address visa processing delays in India, the US Embassy said it is opening special interview slots for first-time applicants on Saturdays and also increasing the strength of its consular staff. The Saturday slots were opened

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US becomes largest export market for Indian gold jewellery

US becomes largest export market for Indian gold jewellery

🕔17:01, 19.Jan 2023

Chennai, Jan 19 (IANS) The US has become India’s largest export market for gold jewellery ahead of the UAE, the World Gold Council (WGC) said in a report. According to WGC, the US became the largest market for Indian gold jewellery

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US ‘closely monitoring’ LAC situation after Tawang clashes

US ‘closely monitoring’ LAC situation after Tawang clashes

🕔15:21, 14.Dec 2022

Washington, Dec 14 (IANS) The US said that it “strongly opposes” any unilateral attempt to advance territorial claims, adding that it is “closely” monitoring the situation along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in the aftermath of clashes between militaries of

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Modi, Biden meet in Bali, review ties

Modi, Biden meet in Bali, review ties

🕔17:51, 15.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) On the sidelines of the ongoing G20 Summit in Bali, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Joe Biden on Tuesday reviewed deepening of ties between the two countries, including cooperation in several sectors like critical

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IIT-K signs agreement with Rice University of US

IIT-K signs agreement with Rice University of US

🕔19:44, 14.Nov 2022

Kanpur, Nov 14 (IANS) The Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (IIT-K) and William Marsh Rice University, US, have signed a cooperation agreement at a ceremony held at IIT Kanpur on Monday. A delegation from the Rice University visited IIT Kanpur and

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Kwatra, US defence official explore boosting India’s defence industry

Kwatra, US defence official explore boosting India’s defence industry

🕔12:30, 9.Nov 2022

New York, Nov 9 (IANS) India’s Foreign Secretary Vinay Mohan Kwatra and US Defence Under Secretary Colin Kahl have explored boosting India’s defence industry, according to Pentagon spokesperson David Hendon. At their meeting in Washington on Tuesday, they discussed “accelerating India’s

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With bipartisan backing, India-US ties safe no matter which party wins midterms

With bipartisan backing, India-US ties safe no matter which party wins midterms

🕔14:22, 7.Nov 2022

Washington, Nov 5 (IANS) Perhaps the most notable outcome to be expected from the new US Congress that will emerge from the November 8 midterm elections would be President Joe Bidens nominee for Ambassador to India, a position that has been

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Climate change deadlier than cancer in some areas: UNDP

Climate change deadlier than cancer in some areas: UNDP

🕔10:06, 5.Nov 2022

United States, Nov 5 (IANS) Climate change could be twice as deadly as cancer in some parts of the world if carbon emissions remain high, according to new data released by the UN Development Programme (UNDP) and the Climate Impact Lab.

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US Fed Reserve hikes interest rates by 75 basis points, Indian markets and rupee to be hit

US Fed Reserve hikes interest rates by 75 basis points, Indian markets and rupee to be hit

🕔07:05, 3.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) The US Federal Reserve has raised key rates by 75 basis points, the fourth such hike by it this year to curtail rising inflation. The Fed Chairman, Jerome Powell was quoted as saying by reports that

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With Ambassador nomination languishing in Senate, US appoints another temporary envoy to India

With Ambassador nomination languishing in Senate, US appoints another temporary envoy to India

🕔09:36, 25.Oct 2022

New York, Oct 25 (IANS) With the nomination of Eric Garcetti as Ambassador to India languishing in the Senate, the US is sending the fifth career diplomat, Elizabeth Jones, to act as its envoy in New Delhi. The State Department announced

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Record low water levels in US reduce hydropower output

Record low water levels in US reduce hydropower output

🕔12:16, 19.Oct 2022

Washington, Oct 19 (IANS) For the first time since 1967, water levels in the Colorado River system are at a record low and the megadrought in the US southwest have reduced hydropower output significantly, according to experts. Low water levels at

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India Inc hails Govt’s policy initiatives after meeting with FM in Washington

India Inc hails Govt’s policy initiatives after meeting with FM in Washington

🕔06:32, 17.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) Indian industry leaders have hailed the Government’s efforts towards digitalisation. After meeting Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in Washington on Saturday, representatives of several Indian companies said that many countries aim to learn from initiatives like UPI

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Sitharaman meets Japanese counterpart in Washington, discusses economic cooperation

Sitharaman meets Japanese counterpart in Washington, discusses economic cooperation

🕔07:10, 13.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday interacted with her Japanese counterpart Shunichi Suzuki on the sidelines of the IMF-WB annual meeting in Washington DC. She told Suzuki that this year is special for India-Japan bilateral relations

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Sitharaman meets US Treasury Secy Janet Yellen, invites her to India

Sitharaman meets US Treasury Secy Janet Yellen, invites her to India

🕔10:44, 12.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman met US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen in Washington D.C., during which she invited the latter to visit India next month. During their meeting on Tuesday, Sitharaman and Yellen discussed current global

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India, US reiterate commitment towards sustainable energy transition

India, US reiterate commitment towards sustainable energy transition

🕔12:25, 9.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) Amid volatility in global energy markets, continuing recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic and increasingly frequent climate-related challenges, India and the US on Friday reiterated their commitment to accelerate towards a just and sustainable energy transition. This

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MoS External Affairs to visit US to participate in UNSC debate

MoS External Affairs to visit US to participate in UNSC debate

🕔17:46, 6.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) Minister of State for External Affairs and Parliamentary Affairs V. Muraleedharan will be in the US from October 6 to participate in the High Level UN Security Council Debate, on “Peace and Security in Africa: Strengthening

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India’s rise as a global counsel at Samarkand summit

India’s rise as a global counsel at Samarkand summit

🕔10:49, 25.Sep 2022

The post-Cold War world – no more divided in rival camps created by two competing superpowers confronting each other for military and ideological reasons – ironically witnessed the rise of a new global terror primarily targeting the US, from the

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Quad FMs meet on UNGA sidelines, hope to make it annual fixture

Quad FMs meet on UNGA sidelines, hope to make it annual fixture

🕔14:35, 24.Sep 2022

Washington, Sep 24 (IANS) Foreign Ministers of the Quad countries — India, Australia, Japan and the US — met on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly meetings in New York on Friday and said they hoped to make it an

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Jaishankar to push UNSC reforms process, steady ties with US

Jaishankar to push UNSC reforms process, steady ties with US

🕔06:21, 19.Sep 2022

Washington, Sep 19 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar begins his 10-day tour of the United States on Sunday that will be marked by another attempt to infuse new life into the stalled UN Security Council reforms process and steady bilateral

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