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Pakistan must combat UN-designated terrorists, US reiterates

In the wake of India pulling out of the Saarc Summit scheduled to be held in Islamabad in November after the cross-border terror attack on an army base in Jammu and Kashmir earlier this month, the US has reiterated that Pakistan must "take effective action to combat and delegitimise" UN-designated terrorists and terror groups.

Barack Obama says shouldn't overcrank significance of Hangzhou airport row

Barack Obama says shouldn't overcrank significance of Hangzhou airport row

U.S. President Barack Obama said on Sunday his talks with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping a day earlier had been "extremely productive" and that the significance of a row between U.S. and Chinese officials at the airport upon his arrival shouldn`t be overblown.

US, China hold NSA-level talks after South China Sea verdict

US, China hold NSA-level talks after South China Sea verdict

The US on Monday called for candour and openness ahead of NSA-level talks with China here, the first such high-level political dialogue since an international tribunal rejected Beijing's expansive claims over the strategic South China Sea.

Susan Rice urges `candour and openness` on Beijing visit

National Security Advisor Susan Rice called for "candour and openness" before talks with Chinese leaders during the highest-level US visit to Beijing since an international tribunal rejected China`s vast maritime claims.

US security apparatus does not reflect diversity: Susan Rice

America's national security apparatus does not reflect its ethnic and racial diversity, National Security Advisor Susan Rice has said while noting that individuals like US Ambassador to India Richard Verma build bridges and deepen partnerships in a globalised world.

ISIS is the most dangerous terror group: Susan Rice

Calling the Islamic State as the "most dangerous" terror organisation, US National Security Advisor Susan Rice Friday said America has a four-point strategy to fight the dreaded militant group which poses an "enormous" threat to civilians under its brutal reign.

Ajit Doval, Susan Rice discuss regional, bilateral issues in US

 National Security Adviser Ajit Doval has called on his US counterpart Susan Rice at the White House during which the two officials discussed bilateral and regional issues in addition to reviewing the counterterrorism cooperation between the two countries.

Jaishankar, US' NSA discuss cooperation against terror groups

Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar has met with US National Security Adviser Susan Rice and discussed bilateral ties and cooperation against terror groups like Lashkar-e-Toiba and Jaish-e-Mohammed, the White House has said.

Sartaj Aziz discusses Indo-Pak relationship with Rice

Pakistan Foreign Affairs advisor Sartaj Aziz today discussed the Afghan reconciliation process and "positive developments" in Indo-Pak relationship with US National Security Advisor.

US warns North Korea of 'serious consequences' over long-range rocket launch

US warns North Korea of 'serious consequences' over long-range rocket launch

North Korea has been warned of 'serious consequences' by the United States after it launched a long-range rocket this morning in defiance of international sanctions banning it from using ballistic missile technology.

Paris climate summit must deliver long-term framework: US

Rice said the world is in a position to achieve a meaningful agreement in Paris.

India-Pakistan tensions can become dangerous: Daily

The rising tensions between India and Pakistan on the Jammu and Kashmir border "could turn into a very dangerous one", a Pakistani daily warned on Thursday.

US NSA Susan Rice pushed Pak for 'aggressive approach' against safe havens

US National Security Advisor Susan Rice pushed top Pakistani leadership to adopt "an aggressive approach" against terrorist safe havens inside the country during her recent visit to Islamabad, a top has official said.

Nawaz Sharif may have accepted Obama's invitation: White House

 The US believes that Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has accepted US President Barack Obama's invitation to meet him at the White House later next month to discuss a lot of important issues.

Threat from terrorist groups emanates from Pakistan: US

 The threat from terror groups, particularly Haqqani network, continues to emanate from Pakistan, the US has said, dismissing Pakistani national security advisor Sartaj Aziz's remarks that the dreaded Afghanistan-based outfit has been almost wiped out from the country.

Pakistan insists Haqqani network almost wiped out

Pakistan`s top diplomat said Monday that military offensives in its northwestern tribal areas had almost wiped out the Haqqani militant network known for its audacious attacks across the border on Afghan and foreign forces.

US bluntly tells Pak to act on terror safe havens

In a blunt message, the US has asked Pakistan to intensify efforts to counter terrorist sanctuaries inside its borders and take concrete steps against the dreaded Haqqani network responsible for major attacks on American installations in Afghanistan.

Obama invites Sharif to White House in October: Susan Rice

President Barack Obama has invited Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for a meeting at the White House in October, US National Security Advisor Susan Rice said on Sunday.

US NSA Susan Rice discusses bilateral, regional issues with Pakistan PM

US National Security Advisor Susan Rice on Sunday discussed with Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif bilateral issues and the regional situation, amid reports that she is here on "an emergency visit" due to an escalation in Indo-Pak tension along the LoC.