US aid

India stands vindicated, says govt as Donald Trump tears into Pakistan over terrorism

India stands vindicated, says govt as Donald Trump tears into Pakistan over terrorism

Donald Trump accused Pakistan of giving nothing to the US but "lies and deceit" and providing "safe haven" to terrorists in return for USD 33 billion aid over the last 15 years.

Jan 01, 2018, 23:58 PM IST
US got only lies from Pakistan in return for billions of dollars in aid, no more, tweets Donald Trump

US got only lies from Pakistan in return for billions of dollars in aid, no more, tweets Donald Trump

On August 22, 2017, while unveiling the strategy for Afghanistan, Trump had hit out at Pakistan for sheltering terrorists. 

Jan 01, 2018, 18:09 PM IST

US offers Ukraine USD 335 mn in security aid

The White House announced Thursday that it will provide Ukraine with USD 335 million more in security assistance.

Apr 01, 2016, 10:09 AM IST

Tibetan PM expresses gratitude to US for $6 mn aid

Tibetan PM-in-exile Lobsang Sangay on Monday thanked the US Congress for allocating in its budget $6 million in aid for Tibetans in India.

Dec 21, 2015, 21:27 PM IST

Kerry to talk Yemen bombing 'pause' with Saudis

Top US diplomat John Kerry has flown in to Riyadh for talks on a "humanitarian pause" in Yemen, where dozens of people were reported killed trying to flee worsening conditions after weeks of war.

May 07, 2015, 07:49 AM IST
Have not issued any certificate to Pakistan on curbing of terror: US

Have not issued any certificate to Pakistan on curbing of terror: US

US Secretary of State John Kerry has not issued any certificate to the Congress on the progress made by Pakistan in taking action against terrorist groups, his spokesperson said on Monday.

Jan 06, 2015, 03:33 AM IST

Palestinian ICC move will have implications for aid: US official

Further steps by the Palestinians on Friday to deliver to the UN documents on joining the International Criminal Court will have implications for US aid, a senior State Department official said.

Jan 03, 2015, 03:56 AM IST

US to grant aid worth $532 million to Pakistan

Just weeks before US Secretary of State John Kerry is to visit Islamabad in Jan next year, Pakistan will soon be granted US aid worth USD 532 million under the Kerry-Lugar assistance package, reports said Tuesday.

Dec 30, 2014, 15:43 PM IST

US aid to Iraq may speed up despite billions already spent

The United States may accelerate US economic and military aid to Iraq with the end of Nuri al-Maliki`s eight-year reign but will first want proof that the country`s new leaders have abandoned his sectarian ways.

Aug 16, 2014, 05:53 AM IST

Central America to ask for US aid to stem immigration

The leaders of Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala plan to ask US President Barack Obama for help funding projects to stem immigration during White House talks next week.

Jul 20, 2014, 04:25 AM IST

US vows more aid to Iraq in militant fight

The United States on Wednesday vowed to boost aid to Iraq as it scrambled to respond to a lightning offensive by jihadists sweeping closer to Baghdad after seizing two cities.

Jun 12, 2014, 01:59 AM IST

Afghanistan`s `forgotten` poor wince as billions in aid go to badlands

For all the billions of dollars in foreign aid that have poured into Afghanistan over the past 12 years, Sajeda, her head-to-toe burqa covered in dust, sobs that the world has forgotten the poorest of the poor in the largely untroubled north of the country.

May 09, 2014, 09:51 AM IST

US raises aid to $86 million for typhoon-ravaged Philippines

The United States will provide an additional $25 million in humanitarian aid to the Philippines for typhoon relief, raising to $86 million its assistance to its major ally, US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Wednesday.

Dec 18, 2013, 14:39 PM IST

US justifies its decision to revive assistance to Pakistan

The United States has justified its decision to give USD 1.6 billion in economic and security assistance to Pakistan, arguing that the Obama administration is encouraged that the bilateral relationship has improved.

Oct 22, 2013, 14:15 PM IST

US aid ‘death warrant’, `disgrace` for Pakistan: Jamaat chief

Terming the monetary aid provided by the World Bank, IMF and the US as “death warrants” for the country’s self reliance, Jamaat-e-Islami chief also suspected that in lieu of the US aid, America will ask Pakistan to “do more”, reported The Nation.

Oct 21, 2013, 13:00 PM IST

Obama admin urges Congress to resume security aid to Pakistan

The Obama Administration has requested the Congress to resume security assistance to Pakistan, which now stands at 305 million US dollars for fiscal year 2014, a drop of 35 per cent against 2012 fiscal.

Oct 21, 2013, 08:58 AM IST

Syria crisis: Barack Obama to provide chemical weapon aid to rebels

US President Barack Obama will now send assistance to Syrian rebels to protect them from any such future attack that might take place in the war-torn country.

Sep 17, 2013, 11:06 AM IST

Reports of aid suspension to Egypt inaccurate: US

The United States has said reports of cutting off annual aid to Egypt by the Obama administration were inaccurate, as it is under a review, which has not been concluded yet.

Aug 22, 2013, 14:09 PM IST

Undue delay in visas disrupting US assistance to Pak: Report

The undue delay by Pakistan in issuing visas to American officials disrupts the delivery and oversight of US assistance worth billions of dollards to Islamabad, according to an official report.

May 08, 2013, 16:25 PM IST

US offers aid as Iran quake kills 40 in Pakistan

Pakistani troops scrambled on Wednesday to aid the remote victims of an earthquake centred in nearby Iran.

Apr 17, 2013, 11:24 AM IST