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US Secretary of State John Kerry arrives in India for three-day visit

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 18:49

In what can be seen as President Barack Obama`s attempt to strengthen ties with the new Indian government, US Secretary of State John Kerry on Wednesday arrived for his three-day visit in India.

Russia says confused by Obama`s accusations over Malaysian jet crash probe

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 16:21

Russia is puzzled by US President Barack Obama`s suggestion that Moscow was not cooperating with an international investigation into what downed a Malaysian Airline`s jet earlier this month, the Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday.

Obama dines in Kansas with those who wrote to him

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 12:54

Four Kansas residents who wrote letters to Barack Obama about their struggle and success in US`s heartland were in for a surprise when they were taken out for a dinner by the President.

`US looks forward to enhance military-to-military ties with India`

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 09:16

The US is looking forward to enhancing military-to-military relationship with the India, a top American military commander has said.

Obama writes to Putin over missile treaty violation

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 07:44

US President Barack Obama has written to his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin over Moscow`s breach of a 1987 missile treaty, the White House said Tuesday.

Kerry heads to India to end relationship rut

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 03:53

US Secretary of State John Kerry headed Tuesday to India on a mission to break the ice with new Prime Minister Narendra Modi and repair a rut in a once warming relationship.

U.S. officials defend Kerry from Israeli criticism

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 04:49

Obama administration officials rallied to the defense of U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday after withering criticism in Israel of Kerry`s failed attempt to secure a ceasefire between Israelis and Palestinians.

US, major EU states call for Libya ceasefire, UN role

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 03:40

Top US and European leaders today called for a ceasefire in Libya and for the United Nations to take on a major role in helping to stop the spiralling violence and lawlessness.

Obama wishes Muslims on Eid

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 10:57

US President Barack Obama greeted the Muslim community across the world on the occasion of Eid-al-Fitr stating that the festival celebrates the common values that unite humanity and reinforces the obligations that people of all faiths have to each other.

Obama, in call with Netanyahu, urges humanitarian ceasefire in Gaza

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 10:13

US President Barack Obama, speaking by phone on Sunday with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, stressed the need for an immediate, unconditional humanitarian ceasefire in Gaza, the White House said.

An Obama dinner invite for a differently-abled Indian girl

Last Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014, 12:00

Next week, US President Barack Obama and his wife will host 12 differently-abled people from all over the world, including one from Mumbai, for an exclusive dinner at the White House.

Obama asks Afghan prez candidates to accept election results

Last Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014, 09:31

US President Barack Obama has asked the two Afghan presidential candidates, Abdullah Abdullah and Ashraf Ghani to publicly endorse their previously agreed political framework and insisted there is no justification for rhetoric that threatens extra-constitutional measures.