US supports India's rise as capable actor in region: Official

The US supports India's rise as a capable actor in the region and deepening bilateral defence cooperation is a part of it, an Obama administration official said on Tuesday.

US to take action against Indian students extending their stay

As many as 21 brokers and middle men including 11 people of Indian-origin were arrested last week as a result of the sting operation.

John Kerry to meet Saudi FM in London amid Iran tensions

US Secretary of State John Kerry is to meet his Saudi counterpart Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir in London today amid concerns over the dramatic breakdown in relations between his country and Iran.

Kasab was excuted after transparent trial: US

Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving terrorist involved in the 2008 Mumbai attacks who has been hanged to death, received due process of law in a full and transparent trial, the US said Thursday.

Imran Khan is ``welcome`` in US

The US has said that Pakistani politician Imran Khan is "welcome" in the country even though he was briefly held by immigration agents in Canada.

India a strong and functioning democracy: US

Supporting the rights of the people of India to protest peacefully over corruption, the United States has said that the country is a functioning and a strong democracy.

US working diligently with Pak to reopen NATO route

The United States continues to work with Islamabad towards restoration of the Pakistani land routes.

US hopeful of reopening of NATO routes

Pakistan had shut down crucial ground lines of communication in retaliation of the cross border NATO raid that killed 24 of its soldiers.

US wants to see Hafiz Saeed brought to justice

The US recently announced a reward of USD 10 million to anyone for information leading to Hafiz Saeed`s trial in a court of law.

US vows to engage Pakistan on counterterrorism

The US State Department has said the country wants to engage Pakistan on the issue of counterterrorism in a cooperative spirit.

‘Hopefully emerging out of difficult US-Pak ties’

The US is hopeful of emerging out of the "very difficult period" of its relationship with Pakistan, a top official said.

Bounty not for Saeed’s capture: US

The United States administration on Thursday clarified that its announcement of USD 10 million bounty on the head of Lashkar-e-Taiba founder Hafiz Saeed was aimed at his conviction in a court of law.

Ties with India, China not zero-sum game: US

State Department spokesman Mark Toner said the US needs strong relations with India and China.

US probing alleged Iranian cyber-attack plot

The US is looking into report that implicates a Venezuelan diplomat in an alleged Iranian plot to launch cyber attacks against US nuclear plants.

US asks Assad to quit, allow international monitors

The US has asked Syrian president Assad to allow international monitors in the country and step down.

Have taken actions against Haqqani leaders: US

Even though the Haqqani network
is yet to be declared as a foreign terrorist organization, the US has slapped sanctions against several of its leaders, an Obama administration official.

`Presidential election in Russia an internal matter`

The US has said the election of
the Russian President is an internal matter, but noted its
ties with Moscow are important for the two countries as well
as for the world.

US investigating attack on its Embassy in Kabul

The US is investigating into the
attack on an American Embassy annex in Kabul by a gunman that
killed two persons, including an American citizen, a senior US
official has said.

Pak under tremendous pressure from terrorists: US

Pakistan is under tremendous pressure and threat from extremist elements in the country which is reflected in the series of terrorist attacks including the latest one on the nation`s naval facilities.