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Support for India in US Congress 'always bipartisan': Nancy Pelosi

Top democratic leader and speaker of US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi has lauded India-US ties and said that the support for New Delhi in the US Congress "is always bipartisan."

Oct 03, 2019, 09:30 AM IST

India-US bonhomie at Howdy, Modi; PM Narendra Modi, Donald Trump share common vision, warn common enemy

PM Modi on Sunday addressed over 50,000 Indian-Americans at 'Howdy, Modi' event in Houston's NRG stadium. The event holds immense significance since India and the US which failed to agree upon a trade deal, with the US imposing tariffs on Indian steel and aluminum imports.  

Sep 23, 2019, 00:38 AM IST

Time for a decisive war against those supporting terrorism: PM Modi

PM Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump on Sunday addressed around 50,000 Indian-Americans at NRG stadium in US' Houston. The organisers of the 'Howdy, Modi' event - the Texas India Forum - have billed it as the largest-ever gathering for a foreign elected leader on the US soil.

Sep 22, 2019, 19:14 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi leaves for Houston after brief halt in Frankfurt

In Houston, the PM will interact with various groups of the Indian-American community.

Sep 21, 2019, 16:26 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi's re-election will further deepen US-India ties: State Department

During his visit, Pompeo will meet Prime Minister Modi and his new Indian counterpart External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar.

Jun 22, 2019, 08:23 AM IST

Ahead of Mike Pompeo's visit, US says no plans to cap H-1B work visas for Indians

The assurance came from a senior State Department official during a background briefing ahead of Mike Pompeo`s visit to India next week.

Jun 22, 2019, 07:57 AM IST

India-US defence sales at all-time high: Pentagon

Last year, India and the US signed the Communications Compatibility and Security Agreement to facilitate interoperability between the two militaries and sale of high-end technology.

Feb 13, 2019, 07:57 AM IST

India-US ties continue to benefit from Atal Bihari Vajpayee's vision, says US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

Pompeo said, "The American people and I stand with the people of India as we mourn Prime Minister Vajpayee's passing. Today, we hold the people of India in our thoughts and prayers."

Aug 17, 2018, 07:32 AM IST

Don't panic, no fundamental change in H-1B visa programme, assures US diplomat

The H1-B visa is a non-immigrant visa that allows the US firms to hire highly skilled foreign professionals working in areas with shortages of qualified American workers.

Feb 26, 2018, 23:52 PM IST

India, US hit out at 'terror safe haven' Pakistan in joint statement

In a major boost to India, US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis on Tuesday said that the administration of President Donald Trump will no longer tolerate terror safe havens anywhere in the world.

Sep 26, 2017, 14:14 PM IST

Islamabad unable to deal with Narendra Modi-led India: Pakistani daily

The US decision to ally with India vis-a-vis Jammu and Kashmir is a sign that "Pakistan has been unable to adapt its approach to India" led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, a Pakistani newspaper said on Friday.

Jun 30, 2017, 14:31 PM IST

Guided White House tour, dinner symbolise Modi-Trump bonhomie

A guided White House tour by President Donald Trump, a few laughs and a working dinner -- the first for a foreign dignitary at the White House under the current administration -- was how Prime Minister Narendra Modi rounded off his US visit.

Jun 27, 2017, 14:32 PM IST

White House hails PM Narendra Modi's 'vision for new India', says it will help create jobs in US

As Donald Trump administration gears up to welcome Prime Minister Narendra Modi later this month, the While House has heaped praise on his "vision for a new India" and said that it will also help create jobs in the US.

Jun 13, 2017, 11:21 AM IST

No dip in India-US ties under Trump; defence, Asia-Pacific engagements robust: Sushma

Swaraj said the two nations share “mutually beneficial relationaship”.  

Jun 05, 2017, 18:03 PM IST

Indian Americans can help India realise its full potential

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May 05, 2017, 15:59 PM IST

Nikki Haley, Syed Akbaruddin discuss India-US cooperation

US Ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, described her meeting with India's Permanent Representative to the UN Ambassador Syed Akbaruddin as "great". 

Apr 27, 2017, 09:32 AM IST

India-US ties stronger, more matured: Arun Jaitley

President Donald Trump this week signed an executive order for tightening the rules of the H-1B visa programme to stop its "abuse".

Apr 22, 2017, 10:05 AM IST

US President Donald Trump talks to PM Narendra Modi over phone, confirms White House

Donald Trump on Tuesday talked to Prime Minister Narendra Modi over phone.

Jan 25, 2017, 00:32 AM IST

Indo-US military logistics pact is mundane: Richard Verma

US Ambassador to India Richard Verma on Wednesday said the military logistics memorandum agreement signed with India was mundane in nature and was only limited to logistics.

Dec 14, 2016, 19:42 PM IST

US Congress to formally recognise India as major defence partner: Ashton Carter

This formal recognition would allow both sides to do things that have never been possible earlier, Carter said.

Dec 08, 2016, 14:34 PM IST