American lawmaker

'Malabar improves capability to face 21st century challenges'

Japan and the US are bound by "shared values and interests" and their trilateral 'Malabar' naval exercise improves the capability of the navies to face "21st century challenges", a top American lawmaker has said.

Jul 18, 2017, 11:54 AM IST
Indian firms gaming H-1B visa system: US lawmaker

Indian firms gaming H-1B visa system: US lawmaker

Indian firms, which account for the bulk of H1B visas, have "gamed" the system, an influential American lawmaker today alleged and insisted his legislation introduced in the Congress will help fix the existing flaws.

Mar 27, 2017, 22:53 PM IST

Make aid to Pakistan conditional: lawmaker to US government

An influential American lawmaker has asked the Obama administration to make the US aid to Pakistan a conditional practice to be determined by the country's efforts to crack down on terrorist organisations.

Nov 21, 2015, 05:35 AM IST

US lawmaker to display Modi's signed Indian map in his office

A top American lawmaker has said he would display a map of India autographed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his office at the US Congress.

Oct 02, 2014, 13:21 PM IST

Modi for ambitious India-US strategic partnership: McCain

A top American lawmaker has said Prime Minister Narendra Modi wants to focus India-US partnership on an ambitious strategic agenda.

Jul 18, 2014, 08:40 AM IST

Foreign govts accusing US of spying is disingenuous: Rogers

The whole notion that the US is spying over its allies is "disingenuous" and the "so-called disclosures" does not necessarily fit with what is actually happening, a top American lawmaker said on Sunday.

Oct 27, 2013, 23:18 PM IST

India-focussed US entities' lobby bill reach $212 mn in 2012

A handful of about 20 US-based companies and industry bodies spent more than USD 200 million (over Rs 1,000 crore) during 2012 on lobbying among the American lawmakers for their Indian business interests and other issues affecting their businesses globally.

Feb 10, 2013, 14:07 PM IST