Richard Verma

Donald Trump to nominate Kenneth Juster as US ambassador to India

President Donald Trump on Saturday announced his intent to nominate Kenneth I Juster as the US ambassador to India.

Sep 02, 2017, 07:17 AM IST

Donald Trump's top aide to be America's new ambassador to India: White House

Kenneth I Juster is the Deputy Assistant to the US president for International Economic Affairs and Deputy Director of his National Economic Council.

Jun 21, 2017, 23:45 PM IST

Objective reading' of Azhar case ensures support: US diplomat

Verma was, however, optimistic the Donald Trump administration will coordinate with India on the issues.

Jan 20, 2017, 13:05 PM IST

We resolved tough issues; no place for complacency: Richard Verma's parting message

US Ambassador to India Richard Verma, who is of Indian origin, will quit before President-elect Donald Trump assumes charge.

Jan 20, 2017, 00:15 AM IST

India-United States ties on solid upper trajectory: Envoy India Richard Verma

India-US ties are on a solid upper trajectory and the incoming Donald Trump administration will find the relationship on a very solid footing, departing US Ambassador to India Richard Verma has said.

Jan 19, 2017, 00:24 AM IST

World needs India's leadership in countering terror: US

The Obama administration has recently delivered a "very tough" message to Pakistan asking it to dismantle safe havens of Lashkar-e-Taiba, Jaish-e- Mohammed and Haqqani network operating from its soil, outgoing US envoy to New Delhi Richard Verma said today.

Jan 17, 2017, 20:53 PM IST

Ashley Tellis to be US Ambassador to India? All you need to know about him

The current Ambassador Verma will depart office on January 20, the day Donald Trump takes over as US President.

Jan 11, 2017, 08:09 AM IST

Ashley Tellis could be next US envoy to India: Report

Mumbai-born Ashley Tellis, a former White House official and renowned India expert, could be appointed the next US ambassador to New Delhi by President- elect Donald Trump who is preparing his own pivot to Asia policy, a media report said.

Jan 10, 2017, 14:38 PM IST

Richard Verma to quit as US envoy before Trump takes charge

48-year-old Verma, who played a quiet but key role in deepening Indo-US ties, will quit before the President-elect assumes charge.

Jan 07, 2017, 18:47 PM IST

US support to India's role in South Asia to continue: Envoy Richard Verma

Speaking on protecting vulnerable populations, combating trafficking, tackling terrorism and insurgency, Richard Verma said a region that shares strong values like these will be naturally drawn together.

Dec 14, 2016, 20:33 PM 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, India ties excellent, will grow stronger: US envoy Richard Verma

"Relation between India and USA is excellent now. Hope it would be stronger in future," PTI quoted Verma as saying in Agartala.

Dec 03, 2016, 23:45 PM IST

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.

Dec 01, 2016, 17:28 PM IST

US envoy congratulates Kamala Harris

Harris, 52, who traces her family roots to Chennai, is a lawyer by profession and was twice elected Attorney General in 2010 and 2014.

Nov 09, 2016, 19:02 PM IST

US, India can jointly make difference in ordinary people's lives: Ambassador Richard Verma

The US and India can jointly make a difference in the lives of ordinary people, United States Ambassador to India Richard Verma said on Tuesday.

Nov 01, 2016, 21:43 PM IST

Narendra Modi govt clears Dalai Lama's visit to Arunachal Pradesh

Recently US Ambassador Richard Verma visited the annual Tawang Festival in Arunachal Pradesh.

Oct 27, 2016, 12:40 PM IST

Puerile to think China will not claim Arunachal, says Salman Khurshid

"The government needs to be pragmatic and proceed forward in the best way possible."

Oct 25, 2016, 10:05 AM IST

US Ambassador rushing back to India after surgical strikes

This action came after the September 18 cross-border terror attack on an Indian Army garrison at Uri in Jammu and Kashmir that claimed the lives of 19 soldiers.

Sep 30, 2016, 10:30 AM IST

Indo-US trade ties have broken every record, GST to only enhance it: US

Indo-American trade has "broken every record", be it defence or agriculture, and the recent reforms in India like the GST will further push economic ties between the two nations, the US said Monday.

Aug 29, 2016, 16:34 PM IST

US reiterates support for India's NSG bid

US Ambassador to India Richard Verma on Friday reiterated his country`s full support for India`s bid to join the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG).

Jun 24, 2016, 16:15 PM IST