28 Aug 2015
Washington: Saudi King Salman will meet with President Barack Obama early next month during his first visit to the United States since acceding the throne, the White House said today.
27 Aug 2015
Juba: South Sudan President Salva Kiir yesterday signed a peace deal with rebels, more than 20 months after the start of fighting between the army and rebels led by his former deputy.
25 Aug 2015
Beijing: Thirty Heads of States, including Russian President Vladimir Putin and South Korea President Park Geun-hye, will attend China's Victory Day celebrations on September 3, an official said on Tuesday.
21 Aug 2015
Washington: The hotlines or secure lines of communication between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama and their National Security Advisors have recently become operational, though it has not been put to use during its short lifespan so far.
19 Aug 2015
Jakarta: Indonesian President Joko Widodo today urged ministers in his newly reshuffled cabinet to spend their budgets to revive slowing growth in Southeast Asia's largest economy.
15 Jul 2015
Washington: President Barack Obama heralded a nuclear agreement with Iran yesterday as an opportunity to shift direction in the Middle East, and warned he would veto any attempt by deeply sceptical Republican lawmakers to overturn the deal.
05 Aug 2015
Washington: US President Barack Obama celebrated his 54th birthday at a popular restaurant here with the First Lady and a few close relatives. Obama turned 54 yesterday.
14 Aug 2015
Havana: Cuban leader Fidel Castro has reminded the US that it owes damages to Cuba totalling 'millions of dollars', and pledged that his country will never stop fighting for peace and the well-being of all humanity.
22 Jul 2015
Washington: A risk of war in the Middle East loomed large in the absence of an Iranian nuclear deal which was achieved last week, US President Barack Obama has said as he exhorted the Republican-controlled Congress to approve it.
03 Aug 2015
Dubai/Beirut: President Hassan Rouhani affirmed his confidence in Iran's nuclear deal with world powers yesterday, tackling the criticisms of hardliners and highlighting the achievements of his two-year-old Presidency.