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US plane on secret mission returns to Earth

US plane on secret mission returns to Earth

18 Oct 2014

Los Angeles: After spending about 22 months orbiting the Earth on a secret mission, a US Air Force X-37B unmanned, reusable space plane has finally returned.

United States,   secret mission,   US Air Force X-37B,   Vandenberg Air Force Base,   California,   NASA,   Science,  
India initiates efforts at UN for 'International Yoga Day'

India initiates efforts at UN for 'International Yoga Day'

21 Oct 2014

United Nations: India has initiated efforts to have June 21 commemorated each year as the 'International Day of Yoga' at the United Nations, aiming to bring to fruition the idea floated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his maiden address to the UN General Assembly last month.

International Yoga Day,   India,   June 21,   United Nations,   UN General Assembly,   Prime Minister,   Narendra Modi,  
US approves two technology transfer licenses to India

US approves two technology transfer licenses to India

10 Oct 2014

Washington: The Pentagon has approved two previously-stalled technology transfer licenses to India and in an unprecedented move has set aside USD 20 million for strategic cooperative science and technology projects with New Delhi.

United States,   Technology,   Technology transfer,   India,   Technology license,   US India Business Council,  
Centre asks <strong>states</strong> to recruit 33 percent women in police forces

Centre asks states to recruit 33 percent women in police forces

19 Oct 2014

New Delhi: The Centre has asked all states to see to it that women make up 33 percent of their police forces.

Indian Women's Press Corps,   Union Home Minister,   Rajnath Singh,   State police,   Union Territories,   Central Armed Police Forces,   Women police force,   Women security officers,   Modi government,  
Kerry in Indonesia seeking Asian support against Islamic state

Kerry in Indonesia seeking Asian support against Islamic state

20 Oct 2014

JAKARTA : U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Indonesia for Joko Widodo's presidential inauguration on Monday, seeking more help from Southeast Asian leaders in the U.S.-led effort against Islamic State in the Middle East.

USA,   US Secretary of State,   John Kerry,   Bilateral Meetings,   Jakarta,   Indonesia,   Indonesian President,   Joko Widodo,   Islamic States,  Ebola,   Asian Allies,  
Afghanistan's Karzai slams US, Pakistan in farewell speech

Afghanistan's Karzai slams US, Pakistan in farewell speech

23 Sep 2014

KABUL: Outgoing Afghan President Hamid Karzai on Tuesday blamed the United States for his country's long war, a final swipe at the country that helped bring him to power 13 years ago but towards which he has become increasingly bitter.

Kabul,   Afghan President,   Hamid Karzai,   United States,   Pakistan,   Afghanistan,  
Russian interference in Ukraine is intolerable: <strong>United</strong> <strong>States</strong>

Russian interference in Ukraine is intolerable: United States

30 Aug 2014

Washington: The United States on Friday accused Russia of moving across the border and targeting the Ukrainian military positions.

Russia,   Ukraine,   Russia- Ukraine tiff,   Russian military,   Russian troops,   Ukraine country border,   Pro-Moscow rebels,   US President,   Barack Obama,  
<strong>United</strong> <strong>States</strong> reporter requests privacy after release

United States reporter requests privacy after release

28 Aug 2014

Washington: The US journalist, who was freed this week by the miltants in Syria after two years in captivity, on Wednesday thanked everyone for their efforts to secure his release and asked for privacy to be with his family.

US Reporter,   Syria,   ISIS,   IS militants,   Peter Theo Curtis,   US Journalist,   Qatari government,   James Foley,  
US, partner nations launch first strike in Syria: Pentagon

US, partner nations launch first strike in Syria: Pentagon

23 Sep 2014

Washington: United States and partner nations are carrying out the first air strikes against Islamic State targets in Syria, the Pentagon said on Monday, in ongoing operations that mark the opening of a new, far more complicated front in a battle against the militants.

Pentagon,   Syria,   United States,   Islamic States,   Middle East,   disturbance in Middle East,  
<strong>United</strong> <strong>States</strong> calls for international coalition to 'destroy' Islamic State

United States calls for international coalition to 'destroy' Islamic State

05 Sep 2014

Newport (UK): United States on Friday called for the creation of a broad international coalition against Islamic State in Iraq and Syria by the time of the UN General Assembly this month.

United States,   Islamic State,   Iraq,   Syria UN General Assembly,   John Kerry,   Chuck Hagel,  

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