17 Dec 2014
Prospects of the Summer Olympics returning to U.S. soil look good, according to domestic sports business experts who rate the United States as the early favourite to host the 2024 Games.
14 Dec 2014
New Delhi: India will provide software, vital mirrors and control systems to build the "largest-ever" telescope as part of a global project involving the United States, Canada, China and Japan.
21 Dec 2014
Bamako: The United Nations mission to fight Ebola should be wound down quickly once the battle is won, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said on Saturday during his first tour of countries stricken with the virus.
13 Dec 2014
Washington: The US has said it has no problem with India's engagement with Russia, but cautioned that it was not the right time to have trade deals with Moscow because of a series of international sanctions against it.
12 Dec 2014
Washington: The United States is "troubled" by the reports of the 'Head of the Republic of Crimea' accompanying Russian President Vladimir Putin to India.
11 Dec 2014
London: Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand played out an easy draw as black against Vladimir Kramnik of Russia in the first round of the London Chess Classic here on Thursday.
11 Dec 2014
KABUL: The United States said on Thursday it had shut its last detention facility in Afghanistan and no longer had custody of detainees there, closing a much-criticised chapter in Washington's fight against Islamic extremism.
03 Dec 2014
Washington: A healthy relationship between India and China is in the interest of America, nominee for US Ambassador to India has said noting Prime Minister Narendra Modi has set out on a positive footing in reaching out to its neighbour.
10 Dec 2014
Washington: The United States senate on Wednesday confirmed, by a voice vote, the nomination of Richard Rahul Verma as the next US ambassador to India. Verma, 46, is the first Indo-American to be the US ambassador to India and is expected to be sworn in shortly.
08 Dec 2014
WASHINGTON/KUWAIT CITY: Despite three failed raids to free U.S. hostages held by militants, the United States will continue to conduct such operations, officials indicated on Sunday, as President Barack Obama grapples with a spate of kidnappings and killings of American citizens.