Obama thanks Arab nations for joining Syria strikes

President Barack Obama met Arab leaders in New York on Tuesday to thank them for joining a coalition aimed at "rolling back" the threat of violent extremists.

UN summit urges ambitious climate deal

World leaders on Tuesday urged ambitious action to combat climate change and promised to make greater efforts, but a tough road lay ahead with a year to go for an accord.

PM Modi, Frank Islam's similar tale of success

Norton Manor a house built across 47,000 square feet belongs to Frank Islam and his wife, Debbie Driesman. Both come from humble beginnings. Frank is from Uttar Pradesh, India.

Fight against Islamic State is not America's alone: Barack Obama
Fight against Islamic State is not America's alone: Barack Obama

Speaking for the first time after the air strikes were carried out in Syria by United States, President Barack Obama on Tuesday urged the Arab nations to support the fight against Islamic State.

India indicates Modi's 'dietary preferences', US takes note

In view of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Navratri' fasts to be observed during his US visit which includes a private dinner by President Barack Obama, India has indicated the "dietary preferences" to the host and the preparations are being done accordingly.

Obama to speak at 1400 GMT on US strikes in Syria: White House

President Barack Obama will speak from the White House Tuesday at 10 am (1400 GMT) in what officials said would be his first public remarks on US strikes in Syria.

No Modi-Sharif meeting in New York: MEA
No Modi-Sharif meeting in New York: MEA

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is set to embark on a five-day visit to the United States, will begin his trip from September 26 to 30, Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said on Tuesday, while stressing that his visit is signal of India's abiding commitment to multi-lateralism and desire to build strong ties with Washington.

Large Indian media contingent to cover Modi's US visit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the US has generated a huge media interest with a large delegation of nearly 85 journalists from India expected to cover the event.

'Complete mood swing in US on relations with India'

 From an environment of perceived policy paralysis and an anti-India campaign by the influential American corporate sector a year ago, there appears to be a complete mood swing in the US on relations with India ever since the new Indian government came to power, officials say.

PM Narendra Modi's whirlwind US tour to cover lot of ground

From a visit to Ground Zero in New York to a landmark summit with President Barack Obama and meetings with business and community leaders, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will cover a lot of ground during his whirlwind tour of US lasting a little over 100 hours. Here is his tentative programme pieced together from various sources:

Soon, technology to help human body heal itself

U.S president Barack Obama has revealed about Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)'s program that aims to help the human body heal itself.

PM Narendra Modi to skip UN climate summit in New York: Reports
PM Narendra Modi to skip UN climate summit in New York: Reports

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon is hosting a key summit on climate change Tuesday in New York where more than 100 world leaders including US President Barack Obama will attend the meeting.

PM Modi to undertake over 50 engagements during maiden US visit

From meeting President Barack Obama to delivering his maiden speech at the UN General Assembly, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will have his hands full during his visit to the US, where he is expected to undertake more than 50 engagements over 100 hours of stay.

Modi will redefine India-US relations: Javadekar

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will "redefine" India's ties with the US, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said.

Why is Barack Obama obsessed with India?

Barack Obama is no longer a charismatic leader, not in the traditional sense. He is a leader who is charismatic, and that makes all the difference.

Protests, black flags await PM Narendra Modi during US visit
Protests, black flags await PM Narendra Modi during US visit

Several anti-Modi groups in the US will hold a series of protest rallies against Prime Minister Narendra Modi when he travels to New York and Washington this month.

Why Narendra Modi may not eat at the White House dinner

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is visiting the United States later this week, his first trip to this country after his party won a resounding victory in May.

PM Narendra Modi's action-packed US tour combines symbolism and substance

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi embarks on a landmark action-packed US visit this week with all his engagements combining symbolism and substance to reflect India's priorities from political to strategic to business.

Barack Obama to host Benjamin Netanyahu at White House on October 01: US official

US President Barack Obama will welcome Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to the White House on October 1, as a US drive for a nuclear deal with Iran reaches a crucial point.

Barack Obama `concerned` about huge White House security breach

President Barack Obama is "concerned" about an incident in which an intruder with a knife entered the front door of the White House, directly below the first family`s living quarters, officials said Monday.