• us ambassador nancy powell meets gujarat cm narendra modi

    US Ambassador Nancy Powell meets Gujarat CM Narendra Modi

    India | February 13, 2014 11:25 IST

    New Delhi: US ambassador to India Nancy Powell today met the BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi at his residence in Gandhinagar.This is first such meeting after the US denied the latter a diplomatic visa

  • us ambassador to india to meet modi

    US Ambassador to India to meet Modi

    World | February 11, 2014 10:36 IST

    Washington: US Ambassador to India Nancy Powell plans to meet Narendra Modi, signalling a shift in America's stand towards the BJP's prime ministerial candidate in connection with 2002 Gujarat riots.  “We can confirm the appointment

  • us embassy says powell cancelled visit due to pressing

    US Embassy says Powell cancelled visit due to pressing issues

    India | December 27, 2013 21:50 IST

    New Delhi: The US Embassy today clarified that Ambassador Nancy Powell's personal holiday plans in Nepal were cancelled due to pressing issues.  Acting spokesperson in the US Embassy Lee McManis was commenting on reports that

  • pakistan summons us ambassador over drone strike

    Pakistan summons US ambassador over drone strike

    World | November 03, 2013 12:35 IST

    Islamabad: Pakistan on Saturday summoned US ambassador to the foreign ministry and lodged a formal protest over the drone strike which killed Pakistan Taliban chief Hakimullah Mehsud, the foreign ministry said."In order to register our

  • us to discuss spy row with france kerry

    US to discuss spy row with France: Kerry

    World | October 22, 2013 11:07 IST

    Paris: The US will discuss its global espionage programme with France, US Secretary of State John Kerry was quoted as saying Monday here after France summoned the US ambassador earlier in the day on spy

  • bjp invites us ambassador to modi s delhi rally

    BJP invites US ambassador to Modi's Delhi rally

    Politics | September 27, 2013 13:36 IST

    New Delhi:  Delhi BJP has invited American ambassador Nancy Powell to Narendra Modi's rally here onSunday notwithstanding the denial of visa to the Gujarat Chief Minister by the US.Senior Delhi BJP leader Vijender Gupta said

  • us envoy nancy powell meets mamata

    US Envoy Nancy Powell meets Mamata

    India | May 20, 2013 23:15 IST

    Kolkata, May 20: US Ambassador to India Nancy Powell on Monday met West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee during a visit to the city.Though it was just a “courtesy call”, the meeting between the two

  • us ambassador meets naveen patnaik

    US Ambassador meets Naveen Patnaik

    Politics | January 16, 2013 12:48 IST

    Bhubaneswar, Jan 16: US Ambassador in India Nancy J Powell Tuesday discussed issues of interest in Odisha with Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik.“We talked about America's interest in business, education, agriculture and a variety of topics

  • us ambassador susan rice defends benghazi remarks

    US Ambassador Susan Rice defends Benghazi remarks

    World | November 22, 2012 9:01 IST

    United Nations, Nov 22: US Ambassador Susan Rice said on Wednesday that her early account of the attack that killed the US ambassador to Libya and three other Americans in Benghazi was based on the

  • obama sends 50 marines to libya after us envoy killed in

    Obama sends 50 marines to Libya after US envoy killed in rocket attack

    World | September 12, 2012 22:47 IST

    Washington/Tripoli/Cairo, Sep 12:  US President Barack Obama has sent a team of 50 marines to Libya after a bloody attack on a US consulate which left American ambassador Christopher Stevens, two marines and a communications

  • afghan civil war unlikely us says

    Afghan civil war unlikely, US says

    World | July 12, 2012 19:15 IST

    Afghanistan, Jul 12: The outgoing U.S. ambassador to Afghanistan said Thursday that he thinks it's unlikely that the departure of most foreign troops by 2014 will plunge the country into another civil war or prompt

  • us vows to prevent cross border nato attack on pak troops

    US Vows To Prevent Cross-Border NATO Attack On Pak Troops

    World | February 01, 2012 8:46 IST

    Islamabad, Feb 1: US Ambassador Cameron Munter on Tuesday said the cross-border NATO air strike that killed 24 Pakistani soldiers last year was not a deliberate act and the American administration wants to ensure that

  • us fugitive lived openly in africa

    US Fugitive Lived Openly In Africa

    World | September 29, 2011 16:24 IST

    Lisbon, Portugal, Sept 29: The former U.S. ambassador to Guinea-Bissau says an American fugitive who conducted a brazen 1970s plane hijacking lived openly in the African nation during the 1980s under his real name.Retired Ambassador

  • us says evidence ties militant group to pakistan

    US Says Evidence Ties Militant Group To Pakistan

    World | September 17, 2011 22:15 IST

    Islamabad, Sept 17: The U.S. ambassador to Islamabad says there is evidence linking the Haqqani militant network to the Pakistani government.The U.S. and NATO blame the Haqqani network for many of the attacks in Afghanistan,

  • india us ties on the right track roemer

    India-US Ties On The Right Track: Roemer

    World | June 30, 2011 22:47 IST

    New Delhi, Jun 30: As he bid farewell, US Ambassador to India Timothy J Roemer today said relations between the two countries were moving in a postive direction and described pat down searches and criminal

  • us ambassador to india roemer resigns

    US Ambassador To India Roemer Resigns

    India | April 28, 2011 13:21 IST

    New Delhi, Apr 28:  US Ambassador Timothy Roemer today announced his resignation from the key diplomatic post citing personal commitments.54-year-old Roemer, a political appointee, said he has accomplished all of the strategic objectives set two

  • mulford says us embassy reports are generally accurate

    Mulford Says, US Embassy Reports Are Generally Accurate

    India | March 19, 2011 7:47 IST

    New delhi, March 19: Former US Ambassador David C. Mulford — the man who sent many of the secret U.S. embassy cables accessed by The Hindu through WikiLeaks — put to rest any doubts on