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The tale of two reports Does the US govt still hold Modi responsible for Gujarat?

Jul 31, 2014

The tale of two reports Does the US govt still hold Modi responsible for Gujarat?

Ahead of John Kerry's visit to India, the US State Department, which Kerry heads, has in its annual report on International Religious Freedom, refrained from naming PM Modi for his alleged involvement in the 2002 Gujarat riots. #Politics #World #Gujarat #Congress #Narendra Modi #Obama administration #US VIsa #2002 riots #John Kerry #USCIRF
Top officials not informed about CIA's interrogation practices Senate report

Jul 31, 2014

Top officials not informed about CIA's interrogation practices Senate report

The still-classified report also says some ambassadors who were informed about interrogations of al-Qaida detainees at so-called black sites in their countries were instructed not to tell their superiors at the State Department #White House #CIA #NewsTracker #Obama administration #US Senate #9/11 attacks #Black Sites #interrogation technique
Divided US House approves lawsuit against Obama over health care law

Jul 31, 2014

Divided US House approves lawsuit against Obama over health care law

A sharply divided US House of Representatives approved a Republican plan to file an election-season lawsuit against Barack Obama. #World #Barack Obama #US #NewsTracker #Health #Republicans #Washington #US House of Representatives #Obamacare #health care law
G7 warns Russia of more sanctions if Ukraine crisis escalates

Jul 31, 2014

G7 warns Russia of more sanctions if Ukraine crisis escalates

US President Barack Obama and major industrialised allies warned Russia on Monday it faces damaging economic sanctions if President Vladimir Putin takes further action to destabilise Ukraine following the seizure of Crimea. #World #Barack Obama #Russia #Angela Merkel #G8 #G7 #Brussels #Ukraine #The Hague #Crimea
Top US senators introduce resolution calling Modi to address US Congress

Jul 31, 2014

Top US senators introduce resolution calling Modi to address US Congress

Four top American senators have called Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address a joint session of the US Congress in a resolution introduced by them in the Senate. #India #Barack Obama #Narendra Modi #US congress #Mark Warner #John Cornyn #Tim Kaine #JIm Risch
Obamacare Republicans-led House ready to approve lawsuit against Obama

Jul 30, 2014

Obamacare Republicans-led House ready to approve lawsuit against Obama

Republicans are ready to muscle legislation through the House authorizing an election-year lawsuit against President Barack Obama that accuses him of exceeding his powers in enforcing his health care law. #United States #World #Barack Obama #Republicans #GOP #Obamacare
'Not a new Cold War,' says Obama after slapping sanctions on Russia

Jul 30, 2014

'Not a new Cold War,' says Obama after slapping sanctions on Russia

The United States and the European Union, in a carefully coordinated action, announced targeted new sanctions against Russian banks, energy and defense firms. #World #Barack Obama #US #Russia #European Union #Cold War #TheySaidIt #Vladimir Putin #Ceasefire #Sanctions #Ukraine #Crimea #Pro-Russian rebels #Crimean crisis #arms embargo #2014 Ukraine crisis
John Kerry arrives in India today; will lay groundwork for Modi-Obama meet

Jul 30, 2014

John Kerry arrives in India today; will lay groundwork for Modi-Obama meet

US Secretary of State John Kerry, heading a high-powered delegation, today left for India to co-chair the fifth annual India-US Strategic Dialogue with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj in New Delhi during his three-day official visit. #Barack Obama #sushma swaraj #US Secretary of State #Joe Crowley #Jen Psaki #Penny Pritzker #India-US releations
Kerry in India What the US wants from Modi sarkar before Obama meet

Jul 30, 2014

Kerry in India What the US wants from Modi sarkar before Obama meet

The fifth India-US Strategic Dialogue in New Delhi on 31 July, to be co-chaired by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Kerry, provide an important opportunity for the two sides to size up each other. Similar opportunity will be on hand next month when US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel visits India. #United States #India #Barack Obama #Narendra Modi #ConnectTheDots #Indo-US ties #John Kerry #Bilateral ties #Kerry's India visit #Modi-Obama meet