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Aug 07, 2018
Indian-American, who quit his job as diplomat at US state department, begins run for CongressFinding it difficult to defend the Donald Trump administration's policies as a diplomat especially over race and immigration, Sri Preston Kulkarni in December decided to quit his dream job at the US state department to run for Congress.
Aug 01, 2018
US puts LeT commander, group's two financial facilitators on list of specially designated global terroristsA US "specially designated global terrorist" is denied the resources to carry out terrorist attacks, and all his property under US jurisdiction are blocked.
Jul 20, 2018
India, US to hold first '2+2 dialogue' on 6 September in New Delhi, says State Department; Mike Pompeo, Jim Mattis to attendSecretary of State Mike Pompeo and Defence Secretary James Mattis would travel to India for the dialogue.
Jul 10, 2018
Donald Trump followers double up on Twitter 'since taking office', Narendra Modi ranked third, reveals studyDonald Trump's Twitter handle counts nearly 10 million more followers than third-place holder, PM Narendra Modi, according to the latest "Twiplomacy" study by communications firm Burson Cohn and Wolfe
May 02, 2018
Mike Pompeo, on first day as Secretary of State, vows to reinvigorate diplomacy, restore US 'swagger'U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, arriving for his first day at the State Department, said on Tuesday he would help the U.S. diplomatic corps in "getting back our swagger" but offered few details about his plans for the agency
Apr 27, 2018
Ex-CIA director Mike Pompeo sworn in as US secretary of state, dashes off to Brussels to attend NATO meetingsThe new secretary of state immediately dashed off to Europe in an energetic start befitting the high-stakes issues awaiting him from Iran to North Korea.
Apr 25, 2018
Talks between US state department, Pakistan foreign secretary over Afghanistan, regional stability end without breakthroughA top US official visited Pakistan to review the progress made by Islamabad on regional security and stability and met Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua
Apr 22, 2018
Iran rejects US allegations of human rights violations, says claims are 'biased and politically-motivated'Iranian foreign ministry on Saturday rejected recent anti-Iran human rights allegations by the US as "biased" and "politically-motivated"
Feb 21, 2018
US state department says Donald Trump Jr visiting India as private citizen and not in official capacityDonald Trump Jr, son of US president Donald Trump is travelling to India as a private citizen and not in an official capacity, the state department has said, amidst ethical concerns raised by some groups
Feb 06, 2018
Bill introduced in US House to end non-defence aid to Pakistan for 'knowingly' providing funds to terroristsA bill was introduced in the US House of Representatives on Monday to end non-defence aid to Pakistan, as it "provides military aid and intelligence" to terrorists