Tag: President Barack Obama

United States and India emerge as enduring Global Partners in the 21st Century

Newsroom24x7 Desk Washington DC: Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi and President of the United States of America Barack Obama met today in the White House during an official working visit of Prime Minister Modi to the United States. Marking their third major bilateral summit, the leaders reviewed the deepening strategic partnership between the United

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US celebarates fifty years of Voting Rights Act, strives for equal access to polls for all

Newsroom24x7 Staff Washington DC: The United States of America on August 6 celebrated the Golden Jubilee – Fifty Years – of the signing of the Voting Rights Act by the then President of America Lyndon Johnson in 1965. Marking this occasion, US President Barack Obama recounted the sacrifices of countless men and women that secure

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Termination of Sujatha Singh’s tenure as Foreign Secretary raises questions

Lalit Shastri Why Sujatha Singh’s tenure as Foreign Secretary of India was curtailed abruptly after US President Barack Obama’s departure from New Delhi is a question being asked by discerning citizens. When Mr. Obama was in New Delhi for the Republic day, in her capacity as Foreign Secretary of India, Ms. Singh had briefed the

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We are working not just to increase our economic growth but also quality of life of our people: Narendra Modi

Newsroom24x7 Desk Prime Minister Narendra Modi, sharing the India-US Business Summit dais with US President Barack Obama in New Delhi on Republic Day, said for India, the journey has been impressive…”But the road ahead is still long; because, the hopes that we wrote into our Constitution still elude many. On this occasion, President Obama talked of

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Modi and Obama usher new era of Indo-US relationship

Newsroom24x7 Desk There is nothing to read between the lines in the statements by US President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Nrandra Modi in New Delhi on the eve of India’s Republic Day. The message is loud and clear for the entire world. India and the US under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra

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Modi, Barack reiterate commitment to deepen ties for the cause of peace, stability and prosperity

Lalit Shastri The High-water mark of the joint-statement by US President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the end of bilateral talks at Hyderabad House here this afternoon was the friendly rapport between the two leaders and the reiteration of commitment by them to carry forward and strengthen bilateral relations and deepen

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Nuclear Deal sealed: US concedes India’s demand on tracking clause

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi, Jan 25: The Civil Nuclear Agreement between the USA and India has been sealed. The N-Deal that remained stalled since 2008 will now be operational as US President Barack Obama has used his executive powers to remove the tracking clause, which was inserted in the agreement late last year. It remains

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