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Kenneth Juster set to be new US Ambassador to India: A look back at his predecessors
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Kenneth Juster set to be new US Ambassador to India: A look back at his predecessors

A look back at Kenneth Juster's recent predecessors and the role they played in furthering India-United States' strategic partnership.

Richard Rahul Verma to be sworn-in as US Ambassador to India
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Richard Rahul Verma to be sworn-in as US Ambassador to India

Richard Rahul Verma will be sworn-in as US Ambassador to India tomorrow, becoming the first Indian-American to hold the post.

Kerry appoints former India ambassador Nancy Powell as Ebola Coordinator
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Kerry appoints former India ambassador Nancy Powell as Ebola Coordinator

US Secretary of State John Kerry has appointed Nancy Powell, the former US Ambassador to India, as Ebola Coordinator at the State Department.

Obama nominates Indian-American Richard Verma as US ambassador to India
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Obama nominates Indian-American Richard Verma as US ambassador to India

President Barack Obama nominated former State Department official Richard Verma as US ambassador to India on Thursday.

Obama's phone call ended frosty ties with Modi: US envoy
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Obama's phone call ended frosty ties with Modi: US envoy

The phone call from President Barack Obama to Narendra Modi to congratulate him on his electoral victory "set the tone" for ending the chill in the US' relations with the Indian leader caused by a decade-long visa ban, America's interim Ambassador Kathleen Stephens said on Wednesday.

US faces tough road to repairing uneasy ties with Modi
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US faces tough road to repairing uneasy ties with Modi

In 2005, Hindu nationalist leader Narendra Modi was denied a US visa for alleged complicity in 2002 Gujarat riots that killed more than 1,000 Muslims.

How the Modi, Khobragade factor resulted in Powell's resignation
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How the Modi, Khobragade factor resulted in Powell's resignation

Few US ambassadors in India would have had such a disastrous tenure as Powell’s two-year stint in New Delhi has proven to be.

Resignation of US envoy Nancy Powell is an example of Modi wave: BJP
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Resignation of US envoy Nancy Powell is an example of Modi wave: BJP

Punjab BJP today termed resignation of US Ambassador Nancy Powell as a strong example of Modi wave in India.

Khobragade, not Modi: Why Nancy Powell quit
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Khobragade, not Modi: Why Nancy Powell quit

What went wrong? The two reasons being offered are Devyani Khobragade and Narendra Modi.

No differences with Nancy Powell, says White House
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No differences with Nancy Powell, says White House

US Ambassador to India Nancy J Powell's resignation is not related to any tension or any recent situation, the Obama Administration asserted on Monday refuting all such media reports in this regard.

On verge of being replaced, US Ambassador Nancy Powell quits
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On verge of being replaced, US Ambassador Nancy Powell quits

In a sudden development, US Ambassador to India Nancy Powell has resigned from her post, days after media speculation that she may be shipped out.

Nancy Powell meets WB governor, doesn't meet Mamata
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Nancy Powell meets WB governor, doesn't meet Mamata

The US envoy was with the governor for 45 minutes, a Raj Bhavan source said without, however, sharing the details of the meeting.

Mamata denies having plans to meet Nancy Powell
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Mamata denies having plans to meet Nancy Powell

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has denied that she was scheduled to meet US ambassador to India Nancy Powell, who is in the city on Friday.

Khurshid calls Kejriwal as runaway groom
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Khurshid calls Kejriwal as runaway groom

The Union minister dismissed the allegation that Congress collided with BJP against Kejriwal government in Delhi.

Powell-Modi meeting a pragmatic, necessary step: NYT
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Powell-Modi meeting a pragmatic, necessary step: NYT

In an editorial, the newspaper said such moves are long overdue and that Obama has not paid as much attention to India as Bush, a serious oversight given India's central role as a democratic anchor in South Asia.

After meeting Modi, Powell now seeks meeting with Mamata
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After meeting Modi, Powell now seeks meeting with Mamata

After meeting BJP’s PM candidate Narendra Modi, US Ambassador Nancy Powell has sought a meeting with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.

Powell's meet with Modi part of 'broader outreach': US
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Powell's meet with Modi part of 'broader outreach': US

The US on Friday said Ambassador Nancy Powell's meeting with BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi is part of its comprehensive outreach to political leaders and businesses across the spectrum ahead of the Lok Sabha elections.

US is doing Modi no favour: in fact, he should remain wary of Uncle Sam
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US is doing Modi no favour: in fact, he should remain wary of Uncle Sam

The US is not doing Narendra Modi any favour by meeting up with him. It is favouring itself. If they are courting him now, Modi should be worried.

Modi-Powell meet means US believes he could win 2014 polls
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Modi-Powell meet means US believes he could win 2014 polls

The US statement after Ambassador Nancy Powell met Narendra Modi suggests that they believe he could win. This means his visa issue could become a non-issue in due course.

After Visa snub Modi made US plead for meet with Powell
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After Visa snub Modi made US plead for meet with Powell

Earlier, in 2005 the US had refused a visa to Narendra Modi and went on a so called 'Modi boycott'. However, this time tables seem to have turned.