Madeleine Albright

Rex Tillerson declines to host Ramadan event at State Department: sources

Since 1999, Democratic secretaries have nearly always hosted either an iftar dinner or a reception marking the Eid al-Fitr holiday at the end of the month.

May 27, 2017, 09:01 AM IST

US names first envoy for hostages

 The United States named a senior envoy Friday to work for the safe return of hostages, after criticism of its response to the kidnap and murder of Americans held in Syria.

Aug 29, 2015, 02:33 AM IST

Top diplomats` report builds case for change at the UN

Former US secretary of state Madeleine Albright and a coterie of veteran diplomats are calling for major changes to the United Nations in a report released Tuesday ahead of the world body`s 70th anniversary.

Jun 16, 2015, 15:06 PM IST

Protesters vilify Henry Kissinger, US senator calls them `scum`

American foreign policy titan Henry Kissinger came to Capitol Hill Thursday to discuss global security challenges, but received a rude welcome from protesters who demanded his arrest for war crimes.

Jan 30, 2015, 03:21 AM IST

Verma to act as 'superb bridge' between India and US: Albright

 US Ambassador to India-designate Richard Verma would act as a "super bridge" between the two countries, former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright has said.

Dec 11, 2014, 12:34 PM IST
Five key dates in North Korea`s sports politics

Five key dates in North Korea`s sports politics

North Korea`s victories at the Asian Games are a new example of how sport, politics and diplomacy are often mixed in dealings with Pyongyang, and by the isolated state`s propaganda machine.

Oct 04, 2014, 20:10 PM IST

US-China ties crucial: Madeleine Albright

The US and China are at a crucial moment in their bilateral relationship and the two countries should work with each other to help resolve world issues, former US secretary of state Madeleine Albright has said.

Oct 29, 2013, 13:36 PM IST

Ex-US Secretary of State Albright given Swedish prize

Former US secretary of state Madeleine Albright will receive a prize in memory of assassinated Swedish prime minister Anna Lindh for her role as a "unique female leader", the award`s organisers announced today.

Sep 04, 2013, 11:51 AM IST

World benefits from US-India cooperation: Albright

World benefits from the close cooperation and collaboration between the America and India, former US secretary of state Madeleine Albright has said.

Jun 21, 2013, 09:53 AM IST

Madeleine Albright calls drone strikes ‘very effective`

Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright has defended the US administration’s use of lethal drone strikes, calling them ‘very effective’ in wiping out terrorists.

Feb 20, 2013, 17:44 PM IST

`Pak continues to be international migraine`

Pakistan continues to be an "international migraine" with a host of problems like extremism, non-proliferation, poverty.

Jun 26, 2012, 22:33 PM IST

Iraq war was biggest mistake of US: Albright

Former US secretary of state Madeleine Albright Tuesday said that the war on Iraq was the US`s "biggest mistake".

Jun 26, 2012, 22:30 PM IST

US should recognise growing power of China: Albright

Former US secretary of state Madeleine Albright has said that America should recognise the growing power of China as the Communist state is expanding economically internally in ways.

Apr 10, 2010, 13:23 PM IST