30 Jul 2014
Washington: A bitterly divided House panel has voted to condemn President Barack Obama for the May swap of five Taliban leaders for US Army Sgt Bowe Bergdahl, who was held prisoner in Afghanistan for five years.
29 Jul 2014
Kathmandu: Breaking protocol, Nepal Premier Sushil Koirala will personally receive Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the airport on Sunday.
28 Jul 2014
Washington: US President Barack Obama greeted the Muslim community across the world on the occasion of Eid-al-Fitr stating that the festival celebrates the common values that unite humanity and reinforces the obligations that people of all faiths have to each other.
25 Jul 2014
Paris: French President FranÃ§ois Hollande confirmed on Friday that none of the 116 people on board has survived the Air Algerie passenger plane crash in the desert of Mali on Thursday during a flight between Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso and Algiers.
29 Jul 2014
Washington: Noting that deepening America's ties with India is a strategic imperative, US Secretary of State John Kerry said that time has come to transform bilateral relationship into a historic partnership that can create a more prosperous future for the world.
23 Jul 2014
London: A charity trust to raise about one million pounds for the statue of Mahatma Gandhi, to be installed at Parliament Square here next year, has been established by eminent NRI economist Meghnad Desai.
26 Jul 2014
Washington: In what could be a remarkable beginning towards a new chapter of India-US relationship, a top American official has said that since President Barack Obama has already invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi to White House, the issue associated with visa has now become a thing of the past.
10 Jul 2014
Washington: US President Barack Obama has appealed to the Republican leadership of the Congress to pass the comprehensive immigration reform to address successfully in future problems like the current humanitarian crisis on the country's Southern border with Mexico.
23 Jul 2014
Washington: Ahead of his September visit, as many as 83 US lawmakers have signed a letter asking House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner to invite Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address a joint session of the Congress.
08 Apr 2014
New York: Congress president Sonia Gandhi has declined to provide a copy of her passport to a US court here as documentary evidence in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, citing refusal by the Indian government on grounds of personal security and confidentiality.