A look back at Kenneth Juster's recent predecessors and the role they played in furthering India-United States' strategic partnership.
Richard Rahul Verma will be sworn-in as US Ambassador to India tomorrow, becoming the first Indian-American to hold the post.
US Secretary of State John Kerry has appointed Nancy Powell, the former US Ambassador to India, as Ebola Coordinator at the State Department.
President Barack Obama nominated former State Department official Richard Verma as US ambassador to India on Thursday.
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.
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.
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.
Punjab BJP today termed resignation of US Ambassador Nancy Powell as a strong example of Modi wave in India.
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.
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.
The US envoy was with the governor for 45 minutes, a Raj Bhavan source said without, however, sharing the details of the meeting.
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 BJP’s PM candidate Narendra Modi, US Ambassador Nancy Powell has sought a meeting with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
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.
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.
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.
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.