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Thursday, August 18, 2022



Forces in India, US seek to sow division: USAID administrator

July 28, 2022 11:34 am

Addressing an event at IIT-Delhi, Samantha Power mentioned the Capitol Building attack by rioters on January 6 last year, following the defeat of former US President Donald Trump.

India has transformed from food aid recipient to major agricultural exporter: USAID Administrator

July 27, 2022 4:46 am

Power also met External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Tuesday and discussed global development prospects in the context of food, energy and debt challenges.

Joe Biden to nominate Indian-American surgeon Atul Gawande to senior USAID position

July 14, 2021 9:46 am

According to the White House, Biden intends to nominate Atul Gawande for Assistant Administrator of the Bureau for Global Health, USAID.

Melania Trump promotes US agency, Trump wants to cut funding

October 05, 2018 1:16 pm

Mrs. Trump toured classrooms at Lilongwe's Chipala Primary School, which gets textbooks and other education assistance from the US Agency for International Development.

US security aid to Pakistan 'will be conditioned': White House official

August 27, 2017 1:17 pm

Pakistan's Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif is soon expected to visit the US and meet Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. Ahead of the US visit, Asif is scheduled to travel to China, Russia and Turkey to hold meetings with their leaders on the Trump’s South Asia policy.

USAID officials visit IIT-Gandhinagar to plan US collaboration

February 10, 2015 9:00 pm

Discussions covered areas ranging from student and faculty exchanges, leadership development, entrepreneurship, etc.

Twitter scares

April 27, 2014 11:18 pm

Should anyone be afraid of Twitter-like networks built by the US government in foreign parts?

Birdbrained plot

April 04, 2014 12:14 am

If the story is true, this has to be the first time that someone has tried to weaponise social media.

Haiti manufactures its own Android tablet

March 17, 2014 2:48 am

Political turmoil, and a US economic embargo in the 1990s following a military coup, put them out of business.

For a cause

November 02, 2013 12:45 am

The film Girl Rising by Oscar-nominated director Richard E. Robbins,which highlights the stories of nine girls born in difficult circumstances