Indo-US ties a defining 21st century partnership: Nirupama Rao

Indo-US ties have liberated itself from the shackles of the past to become a defining 21st century partnership, former Indian Ambassador to the US Nirupama Rao has said.

Nirupama Rao bids farewell to her diplomatic career

Nirupama Rao, Indian envoy to the US, bid farewell to her career of diplomacy, as members of the American diplomatic core and her counterparts from countries like China and Brazil gathered at a reception hosted in her honour by the State Department here.

Indian-origin Srinivasan sworn-in as top US court judge

Indian-American legal luminary Sri Srinivasan on Monday was sworn in as a judge in the US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit, the second most powerful court in the United States after the Supreme Court.

Rao discusses Indo-US ties with top US lawmaker

Ahead of the India-US Strategic Dialogue in New Delhi later this summer, Indian Ambassador to the US Nirupama Rao has met a key Republican lawmaker, who drives the party`s foreign policy in the House of Representatives.

Nirupama Rao discusses immigration reform with Senator Mendez

India`s Ambassador Nirupama Rao has flagged the concerns of the Indian companies with regard to the immigration reform in her meeting with a top american Senator.

States adding new dimension to India-US ties: Indian envoy

A new dimension is being added to India-US global partnership with growing ties between the states of the two countries, according to Nirupama Rao.

Mars Mission, an exciting opportunity for collaboration: US

India`s first Mars Orbit mission this year offers an exciting opportunity for the collaboration between the two countries in this field, a senior US official has said.

India-US partnership enjoys broad support: Indian envoy

Indian Ambassador Nirupama Rao considers it fortunate that India-US partnership enjoys bipartisan support in the US Congress.

US gurdwara shooting: Krishna meets kin of victims

External Affairs Minister SM Krishna said India and the US stand united against those who perpetrate a culture of violence and hatred.

US pitches for greater role for India

Noting an upswing in bilateral ties over the years, the US on Monday pitched for greater role for India in the world and said it was keen to work with New Delhi on it.

Oak Creek Mayor vows measures to protect Gurdwara

Oak Creek Mayor Steve Scaffidi briefed Indian envoy to US, Nirupama Rao, about the measures he would put in place to upgrade Gurdwara security.

Rao meets families of Gurdwara shooting victims

Indian Ambassador to the US Nirupama Rao was briefed by FBI and local police about the investigation into the Gurdwara shooting incident.

India, US closer than ever: Indian envoy

Indian Ambassador Nirupama Rao has said shared economic, diplomatic and security goals have brought the two nations and their peoples closer than ever.

Gandhi`s message very relevant today: Indian envoy

Asserting that Mahatma Gandhi`s message is still relevant today, Indian ambassador Nirupama Rao has called for a pooling of individual capabilities for the advancement of the Asia-Pacific region.

‘No lull and dip in Indo-US relationship’

India and the US have jointly refuted the perception that there was a "lull and dip" in the relation between the two countries and it is "oversold".

Need to prevent return of Taliban post 2014: India

In Afghanistan, Indian Ambassador to the US Nirupama Rao said India has adopted the policy of "Invest and Endure."

Attempt to paint India in negative colour on Iran: Nirupama Rao

India has said that there is an attempt to paint it in negative colour on the issue of importing oil from Iran, arguing that it needs enormous energy for its 1.2 billion people.

Attempt to paint India in negative on Iran: Rao

Nirupama Rao asserted that India has been transparent on this issue with international partners given its enormous energy security needs.

NTK workers arrested in Puducherry

Around 30 volunteers of the `Naam Tamizhar Katchi` were arrested when they attempted to hold a blackflag demonstration against Nirupama Rao.

IT industry a key constituent in Indo-US ties: Rao

The Indian IT industry is a key
constituent in the growing Indo-US relationship, India`s top diplomat in Washington Nirupama Rao has said.