US wants Pakistan to take 'immediate, sustained, irreversible' action to counter terrorism, says S Jaishankar
The Trump administration has a very clear position on Pakistan and wants Islamabad to take immediate, sustained and irreversible action on reining in terror groups
Narendra Modi, Donald Trump exchange New Year greetings, discuss trade deficit, defence and Afghanistan over phone
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US president Donald Trump spoke on US's trade deficit with India, and on ways to enhance cooperation in areas of defence and counter-terrorism.
India-US 2+2 talks: Good to see Sushma Swaraj, Nirmala Sitharaman at fore but issue of women's representation lingers
Certainly, the lack of adequate representation of women from much of our politics is not because of a lack of talent.
Rafale row: Hollande's claims could expose BJP government's double standards, endanger ties with Russia
The government may be in for a bigger crisis than the Rafale deal with the US continuing to threaten India with CAATSA sanctions, especially ahead of Vladimir Putin’s India visit in October when the S-400 Triumf deal is expected to be possibly inked
Ajit Doval in US: NSA holds talks with Mike Pompeo and James Mattis, discusses 'future direction' of bilateral ties
Ajit Doval on Friday held "broad-based" talks with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Defence Secretary James Mattis and his American counterpart John Bolton.
India and the United States last week held their maiden 2+2 dialogue in New Delhi. Primarily being a strategic dialogue, trade-related issues were also discussed
2+2 talks: Pakistan Army chief’s anti-India rant a good sign, indicates success of US-India counter-terror strategy
On Pakistan's Defence Day, army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa dared India and vowed to “avenge” the blood of its soldiers.
Iran minister Abbas Akhoundi says working with India to keep oil export lines open, calls US an 'outsider'
Iran on Friday said it is working together with the Indian government to keep its oil export lines to India open even after US sanctions on the Gulf nation kick in on 4 November.
Mike Pompeo delivers Donald Trump's 'zero' tolerance message on Iranian oil, but leaves India with wiggle room
Given the massive amount of oil India imports from Iran, Washington's demand was always going to be tricky to comply with.
India-US 2-plus-2 dialogue: Commitment to 'free and open' Indo-Pacific will send message to China amid trade war
US, wary of China's growing assertiveness in the region and its influence, has been giving increasing weightage to its Indo-Pacific strategy.
2+2 dialogue takeaways: India, US ink COMCASA pact, New Delhi gets waiver to purchase S-400 Triumf from Russia
The 2+2 Dialogue and its outcome make it clear that India and the US have found a certain rhythm in their dealing.
India, US ask Pakistan to ensure that its territory is not used to launch cross-border terror attacks
India and the US on Thursday asked Pakistan to ensure that its territory is not used to launch terror attacks.
The dialogue is a good chance to take stock of the areas of cooperation, agreement and disagreement between India and the US.
2-plus-2 talks: In US courtship of India and separation from Pakistan, a lesson from Cold War and revenge of history
Pakistan’s delusion stems from a congenital need to pursue parity with India at all times and on all fronts. Back in 1965, prime minister Zulfikar Ali Bhutto had vowed that “If India builds the bomb, we will eat grass or leaves, even go hungry. But we will get one of our own.”
India-US 2+2 talks: If Washington wants to be New Delhi’s most ‘reliable strategic partner’, it must shun coercive approach
The dangers to the India-US partnership emerge from the presence of stubborn irritants in ties that have grown in scope and scale.
Donald Trump has received India's invitation to 2019 Republic Day parade, no decision taken on it yet, says White House
US president Donald Trump has received an invitation to visit India, but no decision has been taken yet, the White House said on Thursday.
The United States eased export controls for high technology product sales to India, granting it the same access as NATO allies — Australia, Japan and South Korea.
India, US to hold first '2+2 dialogue' on 6 September in New Delhi, says State Department; Mike Pompeo, Jim Mattis to attend
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Defence Secretary James Mattis would travel to India for the dialogue.
North Korea on Mike Pompeo's radar to 'flesh out' denuclearisation deal after postponing India-US 2+2 dialogue
During his trip beginning on 5 July from Pyongyang in North Korea, Mike Pompeo will also travel to Tokyo, Hanoi, Abu Dhabi and Brussels.
Delay in India-US 2+2 dialogue not indicative of plunge in ties; foreign policy commentary should strive to avoid political bias
Postponement of US-India 2+2 dialogue has become a grand spectacle of confirmation bias, with some interpreting it as a cataclysmic end to bilateral ties.