Articles tagged under: America

Modi – Biden telephonic conversation

November 18, 2020
Modi – Biden telephonic conversation

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a telephonic conversation with US president-elect Joe Biden on Tuesday, November 17. Prime Minister Modi congratulated Joe Biden for the resounding victory in the US elections. This was the first interaction between the two leaders after Biden defeated incumbent president Donald Trump in the US presidential election. The two leaders reiterated firm commitment to India-US strategic partnership as well as discussed priorities and concerns over the COV...Read More

Kutchi origin Republican Niraj Antani elected to Ohio State Senate

November 04, 2020
Kutchi origin Republican Niraj Antani elected to Ohio State Senate

Washington: America born Niraj Antani, a 29-year-old Kutchi Gujarati origin Republican has become the first Indian-American to be elected to the Ohio state Senate. Antani, currently the State Representative, defeated Mark Fogel of the Democratic Party. A political science graduate Antani's parents came to the US in 1987 from Gujarat in India and settled in Washington township. Later, they moved to Miami. Antani was elected at the age of 23, to the Ohio House of Representatives in 2014, becom...Read More

The Secretaries of State and Defence of USA call on Prime Minister Modi

October 27, 2020
The Secretaries of State and Defence of USA call on Prime Minister Modi

New Delhi: U.S. Secretary of State H.E. Michael R. Pompeo and Secretary of Defense H.E. Dr. Mark T. Esper called on the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today. They conveyed greetings from the President of United States of America to the Prime Minister. Recalling the successful visit of President Trump to India in February 2020, the Prime Minister warmly reciprocated the greetings. The Secretaries briefed the Prime Minister on their bilateral meetings and the fruitful and productive t...Read More

Third India-U.S. 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue on October 27

October 22, 2020
Third India-U.S. 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue on October 27

New Delhi: Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India on Wednesday said India will be hosting the third India-U.S. 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue on 27 October 2020 in New Delhi. U.S. Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo and Secretary of Defense Mark T. Esper will be visiting India on 26-27 October 2020 to participate in the Dialogue. From the Indian side, Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh and External Affairs Minister Dr. S. Jaishankar will lead the delegations from the Ministries of Defenc...Read More

PM to give Special Key Note Address at 3rd Annual Leadership Summit of USISPF tomorrow

September 02, 2020
PM to give Special Key Note Address at 3rd Annual Leadership Summit of USISPF tomorrow

New Delhi: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi shall deliver the Special Key Note Address at the USISPF 3rd Annual Leadership Summit at 9 PM IST on the 3rd September 2020, through video conference. The US-India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF) is a non-profit organization that works for thepartnership between India and the U.S. The Theme of the 5 day Summit that began on the 31st of August is “US-India Navigating New Challenges”. The theme covers various subjects such as India’s...Read More

Rajkot: Illegal call center busted duping Americans

August 27, 2020
Rajkot: Illegal call center busted duping Americans

Rajkot: It appears that fooling the Americans via phone calls for money has become an industry in Gujarat. While several illegal/underground call centers into this fraud practice have been busted in the past in Ahmedabad, the latest one busted by police was operating in Rajkot city. Police has today nabbed four youths from an illegal call center functioning in Raiya Circle area of city and seized computers, contact data, script etc. DeshGujarat Read More

Images of Bhagwan Ram, Ayodhya Mandir to be beamed at billboards on Times Square

August 03, 2020
Images of Bhagwan Ram, Ayodhya Mandir to be beamed at billboards on Times Square

New York: Images of Bhagwan Ram and 3D portraits of proposed grand Ram Mandir in Ayodhya will be beamed across the giant billboards in the iconic Times Square here on August 5 from 8 am till 10 pm to celebrate the temple’s groundbreaking ceremony. According to the President of the American India Public Affairs Committee Jagdish Sewhani, among the prominent billboards being leased for beaming are the giant Nasdaq screen and the 17,000-square-foot wrap-around LED display screen, considered among...Read More

US top cyber diplomat tells global telcos to follow Jio model

July 23, 2020
US top cyber diplomat tells global telcos to follow Jio model

New York: The United States is urging telecom operators around the world to follow the Reliance Jio template of developing homegrown 5G solutions, while delivering stinging criticism against Chinese telecoms giant Huawei and the consequences of "untrusted" Chinese components in 5G infrastructure. "I think the lesson of Reliance Jio is that there's nothing mystical about 5G technology. It has the same types of components that 4G technology has; it's just evolved to another level," Robert L. St...Read More

Pompeo addresses USIBC India Ideas Summit 2020

July 22, 2020

New Delhi: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo today addressed USIBC India Ideas Summit 2020. Highlights of his speech: I especially commend India's recent decision to ban 59 Chinese Mobile apps including TikTok that present serious security risk for Indian people. I am happy to report that India is arising US defense and security partner in Indo Pacific and globally. Important that democracies like ours work together at a time when we see true scope of challenge posed by Chinese Co...Read More