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Kerry visits IIT, walks out impressed with students

Last Updated: Thursday, July 31, 2014, 13:12

"Very exciting" and "excellent" were the words used by US Secretary of State John Kerry as he visited two laboratories at the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology here on Thursday and interacted with the students.

Obama to Republicans: ‘Stop just hatin’ all the time’

Last Updated: Thursday, July 31, 2014, 11:39

Republicans in the House of Representatives were expected to vote on Wednesday to authorize a lawsuit against the president for exceeding his presidential authority while implementing his signature health care law.

US sanctions two North Korean shipping companies

Last Updated: Thursday, July 31, 2014, 11:11

The US government has imposed sanctions on two North Korean shipping companies for their attempt to import arms and related material from Cuba last year.

US drops PM Modi`s name from its religious freedom report

Last Updated: Thursday, July 31, 2014, 10:42

In a goodwill gesture, the United States government has for the first time since 2007 dropped all references to Prime Minister Narendra Modi with regard to the 2002 Gujarat riots in its annual International Religious Freedom Report.

Despite concerns, US restocks Israel with ammunition

Last Updated: Thursday, July 31, 2014, 09:52

The United States confirmed Wednesday it had restocked Israel`s supplies of ammunition, hours after finally sharpening its tone to condemn an attack on a United Nations school in Gaza.

John Kerry meets Arun Jaitley ahead of strategic dialogue

Last Updated: Thursday, July 31, 2014, 09:21

US Secretary of State John Kerry, who arrived here on Wednesday to re-energise the bilateral ties and to narrow the differences on various issues, on Thursday met Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.

North Korea may be closer to full ICBM test: US thinktank

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 14:24

Fresh satellite images suggest North Korea might be wrapping up engine trials on an intercontinental ballistic missile, fuelling speculation of a full-scale flight test to come, a US think-tank said Wednesday.

`Last airman in US bombing of Hiroshima dies`

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 13:40

The last surviving crewman of the Enola Gay, the US plane that dropped the first atomic bomb on Japan near the end of World War II, has died, US media has reported.

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

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 12:46

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

John Kerry visit to set agenda for PM Narendra Modi`s US trip: Akbaruddin

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 09:40

India on Wednesday expressed hope that US Secretary of State John Kerry`s visit to the country would set the agenda for Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s trip to the United States later this year.

`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.

US Secretary of State John Kerry to arrive in India today

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 08:31

US Secretary of State John Kerry will arrive in India on a visit expected to lay the groundwork for Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s much-awaited September visit to Washington.