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Pakistan diplomat in United States laughed at for saying Islamabad has no safe sanctuaries for terrorits

Pakistan's top diplomat in the US was laughed at by a Washington audience when he repeatedly insisted that there are no safe sanctuaries for terrorists in Pakistan and that the Taliban leader, who reportedly died in a hospital in Karachi, never left Afghanistan.

No political solution in Syria with Assad in power: US envoy

No political solution in Syria with Assad in power: US envoy

US Ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, has said there can be no political solution to the conflict in Syria until President Bashar al-Assad is in power.

Can't allow 'bad actors' to have nuclear weapons: Nikki Haley

"Bad actors" cannot be allowed to have nuclear weapons at the cost of those trying to maintain peace and safety, US envoy to the UN Nikki Haley has said as she voiced opposition to a UN conference negotiating a legally-binding instrument to prohibit such weapons.

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu hails US veto of Palestinian as Libya envoy

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday hailed the US veto of a Palestinian to be named UN envoy to Libya, saying the world body failed to give equal consideration to Israelis.

Netanyahu calls in US envoy in fallout over UN vote

 

Jerusalem: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has summoned US Ambassador Daniel Shapiro, two days after Washington abstained in a vote on a UN resolution against Israeli settlements.

 M777 howitzer deal a major boost for our defence ties with India: US envoy Richard Verma

M777 howitzer deal a major boost for our defence ties with India: US envoy Richard Verma

"This deal marks a major step forward in the US-India defence relationship and supports jobs in both our countries," Verma was quoted as saying in the statement.

India trashes China's criticism of US envoy's Arunachal visit

India trashes China's criticism of US envoy's Arunachal visit

"The US Ambassador visited Arunachal Pradesh, a state which is an integral part of the country to which he is accredited," Vikas Swarup said.

India has much to offer in terms of innovative solutions: US envoy

US Ambassador to India, Richard R. Verma, today said India has much to offer the world in terms of innovative solutions to development challenges that affect base of the pyramid populations both here in the country and around the globe.

Sedition row reflective of India's diversity: US envoy

US Ambassador to India Richard Verma said on Monday diversity of speech and thought was one great hallmark of both the US and India.

F-16 sale to Pakistan 'part of legacy announcement': US envoy

Verma's comments came a day after the Obama administration notified the US Congress of its decision to sell eight F-16 fighter jets to Pakistan worth nearly USD 700 million.

Russian airstrikes boost Islamic State in Syria, says US envoy

The US envoy to the coalition against Islamic State said on Wednesday that Russian airstrikes in Syria are boosting the militant group because of the toll they are taking on U.S.-backed opposition fighters.

Pressure on Pak to crack down on terror has to be kept up: US envoy

The pressure on Pakistan to crack down on terrorism has to be kept up and the US remains strongly engaged with India to tackle the menace which is affecting regional peace, US Ambassador Richard Verma said on Thursday.

India, US moving into 2016 with ambitious agenda: US envoy

Describing 2015 as a transformative year in US-India relations, US Ambassador to India Richard Verma has said they are moving into 2016 with optimism and an ambitious agenda for the future.

'Strong Obama-Modi relationship helped seal Paris deal'

A "strong and productive relationship" between President Obama and PM Modi helped seal a historic deal at the Paris climate change conference, says a US official.

Think before speaking: Thai deputy PM to US envoy

Reacting to remarks by the US envoy here about the military rule in Thailand, Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister Prawit Wongsuwon on Monday advised ambassador Glyn Davies to think carefully before speaking.

India worst affected by TB : US ambassador

India's success rate was 66 percent in fighting TB as per the statistical data of 2013. 

India-US trade at $103 bn, can reach $500 bn: US envoy

Addressing the Center for Strategic and International Studies, Verma said the goal of $500 billion is achievable.

India emerging leader in inclusive economic growth: US envoy

Hailing India`s emergence as a leader in inclusive economic growth, US ambassador Richard Verma said on Wednesday that it can play a leadership role in bolstering connectivity in South Asia.

India should open up economy more: US envoy

Tariff and non-tariff barriers in India were too high which was preventing the country from gaining access from the latest and best technology and the most advanced equipment to meet its needs.