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  • India, US will continue to work together to support stability in Afghanistan: Antony Blinken

    India, US will continue to work together to support stability in Afghanistan: Antony Blinken

    News | July 28, 2021 19:46 IST

    During the joint PC with EAM S Jaishankar, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said, "We discussed regional security issues including Afghanistan. India and US share strong interest in peaceful, secure and stable Afghanistan. As a credible partner in the region, India has and will continue to make vital contribution to Afghanistan's stability and development".

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    When Jaishankar-Pompeo met: Trade, tariffs, terror

    India | June 26, 2019 23:10 IST

    US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held meetings in New Delhi with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and later with foreign minister S. Jaishankar amid growing tensions over trade that have strained bilateral ties.

  • United States Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo

    China a long-term challenge across every front: Mike Pompeo

    World | November 02, 2018 10:28 IST

    China poses a long-term challenge to the United States across every front including trade and intellectual property rights, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said.

  • North Korean leader Kim Jong Un shakes hands with US

    US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to leave for third North Korea trip on July 5, confirms White House

    World | July 03, 2018 13:28 IST

    Pompeo will visit Pyongyang for two days before heading to Tokyo to meet with South Korean and Japanese officials.

  • Uncertainty over Mike Pompeo's appointment as new Secretary

    India, US two-plus-two meeting postponed till appointment of new Secretary of State

    India | March 18, 2018 8:03 IST

    The launch of two-plus-two dialogue was announced last summer when Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a successful meeting with US President Donald Trump at the White House.

  • us cuba hold highest level meeting after 1959

    US, Cuba hold highest-level meeting after 1959

    World | April 10, 2015 12:15 IST

    Panama City: US Secretary of State John Kerry and Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez held a highest-level meeting in Panama City after a period of 56 years.The last high-level meeting took place in 1959, when

  • us china vow to manage rifts ahead of obama visit

    US, China vow to manage rifts ahead of Obama visit

    World | October 19, 2014 8:45 IST

    Boston: The U.S. and China pledged Saturday to overcome mistrust, manage their differences and cooperate on key issues like combatting terrorism and the spread of the Ebola virus as President Barack Obama prepares to travel

  • hong kong protesters threaten to occupy buildings

    Hong Kong protesters threaten to occupy buildings

    World | October 02, 2014 7:27 IST

    Hong Kong: Raising the stakes in their standoff with the authorities, Hong Kong's pro-democracy protesters threatened to occupy key government buildings unless the territory's top official resigns by the end of the day today.The Chinese

  • no brokering on kashmir says us

    No brokering on Kashmir, says US

    World | August 01, 2013 10:09 IST

    Washington, Aug 1: As Secretary of State John Kerry flew into Pakistan, American officials said the US was very supportive of recent moves by India and Pakistan to normalise relations, but there was no change

  • hillary clinton to step down as secretary of state today

    Hillary Clinton to step down as Secretary of State today

    World | February 01, 2013 9:04 IST

    Washington, Feb 1 : After more than two decades in public service and under the watchful public eye, US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will reclaim her private life next week.The former first lady,

  • us senate committee approves kerry s nomination as

    US Senate committee approves Kerry's nomination as Secretary of State

    World | January 30, 2013 7:11 IST

    Washington, Jan 30: Senator John Kerry moved a step closer to being confirmed as the next US Secretary of State, getting a unanimous vote of approval on Tuesday from the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.The full

  • hillary clinton hospitalised after blood clot

    Hillary Clinton hospitalised after blood clot

    World | December 31, 2012 15:20 IST

    Washington, Dec 31: US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was hospitalised Sunday after doctors found a blood clot during a follow-up exam related to a concussion which she suffered earlier this month, CNN reported.The 65-year-old

  • obama likely to nominate kerry for secretary of state

    Obama likely to nominate Kerry for Secretary of State

    World | December 16, 2012 17:59 IST

    Washington,Dec 16: The U.S. President Barack Obama is likely to nominate Senator John Kerry as his next Secretary of State, according to the media reports.The 69-year-old Mr. Kerry, currently the chairman of the powerful Senate

  • hillary clinton arrives on historic myanmar visit

    Hillary Clinton Arrives On Historic Myanmar Visit

    World | November 30, 2011 22:22 IST

    Naypyidaw, Nov 30: US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton arrived in Myanmar Wednesday on the first top-level US visit for half a century, seeking to encourage a “movement for change” in the military-dominated nation.Clinton and

  • obama sending clinton to repressive myanmar

    Obama Sending Clinton To Repressive Myanmar

    World | November 18, 2011 22:54 IST

    Bali, Indonesia, Nov 18: Seizing an opportunity for historic progress in repressive Myanmar, President Barack Obama is dispatching Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton to the long-isolated nation next month in an attempt to accelerate

  • us pressing pak for action against let clinton

    US Pressing Pak For Action Against LeT : Clinton

    World | October 28, 2011 18:49 IST

    Washington, Oct 28: The US is persistently asking Pakistan to take action against LeT that carried out the 2008 Mumbai attacks, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has said but was non-committal on including this in

  • us met haqqani representative at isi s instance clinton

    US Met Haqqani Representative At ISI's Instance : Clinton

    World | October 28, 2011 8:03 IST

    Washington, Oct 28: The US held a meeting with a Haqqani network representative at the instance of the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) of Pakistan, but this was not a negotiation, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has

  • pak asked to join us in squeezing haqqani network clinton

    Pak Asked To Join US In Squeezing Haqqani Network : Clinton

    World | October 27, 2011 22:11 IST

    Washington, Oct 27: The US has asked Pakistan to squeeze the dangerous Haqqani network, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton today said as she underlined that it has been made clear to Islamabad that trying to

  • clinton us economic policy must look to asia

    Clinton : US Economic Policy Must Look To Asia

    World | October 14, 2011 7:27 IST

    New York, Oct 14: It's time for the United States to look East and make sure economic concerns drive foreign policy, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will tell U.S. business leaders Friday.Concerns about the

  • clinton afghans won t give up on taliban deal

    Clinton : Afghans Won't Give Up On Taliban Deal

    World | October 12, 2011 7:24 IST

    Washington, Oct 12: Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton says Afghanistan's government will continue to try to draw the Taliban insurgency to peace talks.Afghan President Hamid Karzai had said over the weekend that he is