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US India ties


US working closely with India on COVID-19 crisis: White House official

May 12, 2021 8:05 am

Earlier in the day, top American senator Mark Warner spoke with India's ambassador to the US Taranjit Singh Sandhu and assured his full commitment for the assistance to India.

US says it looks forward to 'overarching' MoU to enhance health cooperation with India

February 23, 2021 9:33 am

The total number of coronavirus cases in India stands at 1,10,05,850 -- the second in the world after the US. The death toll is 1,56,385 -- fourth globally.

Discomfort zones

January 07, 2021 8:33 am

Delhi must heed Ambassador Juster’s concerns. US anxieties may find more vigorous expression under President Biden

2+2 today, decks cleared for key India-US defence agreement

October 27, 2020 11:28 am

During the discussions, Singh underlined defence sector initiatives under Atmanirbhar Bharat and invited US companies to tap into the “liberalised policies” and the “favourable Defence Industry ecosystem in India”, the statement said.

Jaishankar, Pompeo discuss bilateral, global issues ‘India has stakes in Afghanistan’s stability; cross-border terror completely unacceptable’

October 27, 2020 4:31 am

His statements assume significance in the wake of the increased violence in Afghanistan in recent days, leading to hundreds of casualties among combatants from both sides as well as among Afghan civilians.

Can look at mini trade deal before US elections; entire package is near ready: Piyush Goyal

September 02, 2020 10:28 am

The final decision is being left to United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, he said during a virtual conference on Tuesday.

Donald Trump postpones G7 summit, wants India, others to join group

May 31, 2020 12:34 pm

"I'm postponing it because I don't feel that as a G7 it properly represents what's going on in the world," Trump said. It was unclear whether Trump's desire to invite the additional countries was an effort to permanently expand the G7.

Explained: What is US-India Defence Technology and Trade Initiative

October 19, 2019 9:19 pm

According to the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment, DTTI came about to expedite the scope of cooperation on defence technology that become narrow due to the presence of differing bureaucratic processes and legal requirements.

US approves foreign military sales to support India's C-17 transport planes

July 27, 2019 2:09 pm

The decision in this regard comes after a recent Indian request to buy equipment for C-17 follow-on support, to include spares and repair parts, support equipment, and personnel training and training equipment among others.

US needs to reach out to India, other Asian partners to strengthen ties beyond Europe: Biden

July 12, 2019 2:19 pm

Biden also slammed Trump for his relationship with authoritarian leaders like Kim Jong-un of North Korea, saying “we do not coddle dictators."