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Full text: US Ambassador to India Kenneth Juster outlines 'ambitious' agenda for bilateral ties in maiden speech
World

Full text: US Ambassador to India Kenneth Juster outlines 'ambitious' agenda for bilateral ties in maiden speech

In his first public speech after taking over as the US Ambassador to India in November, Kenneth Juster spoke about robust India-US partnerships.

Nikki Haley says women who make sexual misconduct accusations must be heard, even if they involve Donald Trump
World

Nikki Haley says women who make sexual misconduct accusations must be heard, even if they involve Donald Trump

The US ambassador to the United Nations said Sunday that women who accuse someone of sexual misconduct deserve to be heard, even if it involves Donald Trump.

Kenneth Juster, Harvard lawyer had worked on India-US nuclear deal, confirmed as Ambassador to India
World

Kenneth Juster, Harvard lawyer had worked on India-US nuclear deal, confirmed as Ambassador to India

The Senate on Thursday confirmed by a voice vote the nomination of Kenneth Juster as the next US Ambassador to India.

China fears Islamabad envoy might be attacked, requests Pakistan for more security
World

China fears Islamabad envoy might be attacked, requests Pakistan for more security

China has asked Pakistan to step up security of its newly-appointed ambassador in Islamabad in the wake of threats to his life from a terrorist organisation, according to media reports

Shashi Tharoor's call for special foreign service examination begs the question if diplomats are passé
India

Shashi Tharoor's call for special foreign service examination begs the question if diplomats are passé

Rather than starting a special Indian Foreign Service examination as called by Shashi Tharoor, India may do well by starting call centres who can actually help citizens and that too at a fraction of the cost

Watch: Mumbai's once iconic 'Padmini' taxis near the end of the road
Life

Watch: Mumbai's once iconic 'Padmini' taxis near the end of the road

Now, entering 2018, the number of Padminis on the streets of Mumbai couldn't be more than 200-300, and the number continues to drop at an increasingly fast pace. According to the government's rule, by 2020, no Padmini will be allowed to ply on the streets.

Palestinian ambassador hopes India follows 'principles' while strengthening ties with Israel
India

Palestinian ambassador hopes India follows 'principles' while strengthening ties with Israel

The Palestine's Ambassador to India on Saturday expressed hope that New Delhi would use its growing ties with Israel to find a lasting solution to the Palestinian problem.

Narendra Modi's visit to Israel is of 'unprecedented importance', says ambassador Daniel Carmon
World

Narendra Modi's visit to Israel is of 'unprecedented importance', says ambassador Daniel Carmon

India and Israel will elevate their ties to a strategic partnership during Narendra Modi's visit of "unprecedented importance" to that country from 4 July

Donald Trump picks NFL team owner and health care magnate Woody Johnson as envoy to Britain
World

Donald Trump picks NFL team owner and health care magnate Woody Johnson as envoy to Britain

US President Donald Trump will formally nominate Republican fundraiser and American football team owner Woody Johnson to be his ambassador to Britain.

The iconic Hindustan Motors Ambassador is being sold to Peugeot for Rs 80 crore
Auto

The iconic Hindustan Motors Ambassador is being sold to Peugeot for Rs 80 crore

Hindustan Motors is saying goodbye to the iconic brand Ambassador as it is selling it to French car-maker Peugeot.

Mevlut Altintas: All you need to know about the Turkish cop who killed Russian envoy Andrey Karlov
World

Mevlut Altintas: All you need to know about the Turkish cop who killed Russian envoy Andrey Karlov

Twenty two-year-old Mevlut Mert Altintas shot Russian ambassador to Turkey, Andrey Karlov on Monday in Ankara, Turkey. The 62-year-old Russian ambassador was speaking at the inaguration of a pohoto exhibition in Ankara when Altintas fired nine bullets on Karlov.

Nothing wrong with Salman Khan being Olympics goodwill ambassador, says Bhaichung Bhutia
Sports

Nothing wrong with Salman Khan being Olympics goodwill ambassador, says Bhaichung Bhutia

Amidst the raging debate on whether actor Salman Khan should be the goodwill ambassador for India in the Rio Olympics, former national football captain Bhaichung Bhutia has spoken for the Bollywood icon saying “there is nothing wrong in it”.

United States Ambassador to Pakistan to visit India, discuss key issues
World

United States Ambassador to Pakistan to visit India, discuss key issues

US Ambassador to Pakistan Richard Olson will visit India on Wednesday during which he will meet top officials there and hold discussions on a range of key issues including India's role in promoting a more stable and prosperous region.

Sidharth Malhotra has been named first Indian ambassador for New Zealand tourism
Entertainment

Sidharth Malhotra has been named first Indian ambassador for New Zealand tourism

Officials at Tourism New Zealand are also trying to ensure that Sidharth Malhotra has an experience of a lifetime.

Vatican refuses to accept new gay French ambassador
World

Vatican refuses to accept new gay French ambassador

The Vatican reportedly refused to accept the nomination of the new French ambassador because he is gay, a media report said on Friday.

Indian-American foreign service official Atul Keshap named US envoy to Sri Lanka, Maldives
World

Indian-American foreign service official Atul Keshap named US envoy to Sri Lanka, Maldives

Yet another Indian American has been named the country's envoy by President Barack Obama

ICICI Bank acquires 5.15% stake in Hindustan Motors
Corporate

ICICI Bank acquires 5.15% stake in Hindustan Motors

ICICI Bank has acquired 1.07 crore shares of the company, totalling to 5.15 per cent stake, on September 29.

Israel rejected our ambassador, claims New Zealand
World

Israel rejected our ambassador, claims New Zealand

A diplomatic row has flared between Israel and New Zealand after officials from the South Pacific nation said their new ambassador was rejected by Israel because he's also an envoy to the Palestinian Authority.

From the Amby to IndiGo: Here's how far we've travelled in #FreeIndia
Life

From the Amby to IndiGo: Here's how far we've travelled in #FreeIndia

Indians love to travel. Even before we could afford to go abroad, we flocked to our temple towns and sea beaches and mountains in droves. The destinations have not changed that much but how we traveled has changed dramatically since 1947.