Last Updated: Thursday, March 14, 2013, 09:54
India is playing a key role as an emerging development partner for neighbours and other countries, particularly Africa, thanks to a US-India partnership, according to the USAID administrator Rajiv Shah.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 10, 2012, 15:27
President Barack Obama, whose administration has by far the largest number of Indian Americans, has appointed two more to key White House jobs.
Last Updated: Friday, December 02, 2011, 23:40
USAID administrator Rajiv Shah met Friday with Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 01, 2011, 21:48
USAID chief Rajiv Shah on Thursday became the highest-ranking US official to visit Taiwan since 2006.
Last Updated: Sunday, August 29, 2010, 00:24
Indian-American US aid chief Rajiv Shah was threatened by extremists.
Last Updated: Friday, January 08, 2010, 10:28
Rajiv Shah has been officially
sworn in on Friday as the administrator of US Aid for
International Development (USAID), making him the highest
ranking person of Indian origin in any presidential
Last Updated: Friday, December 25, 2009, 09:00
The United States Senate on Friday
approved the nomination of Rajiv Shah to head the US Agency
for International Development (USAID), making him the highest
ranking Indian-American in the administration.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 11, 2009, 11:22
President Barack Obama has named Rajiv Shah, an Indian American official at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, to head USAID, an agency charged with spurring development around the world.
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