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US consulate announces measures to cut down visa wait time for Indians

New Delhi/IBNS: Despite attempts to cut the backlog and amid the appointment waiting period for a United States visa which is still over 500 days in India, the US embassy on Sunday said that Indians who are travelling abroad can get a visa appointment at the consulate of their destination. 

India-United States NSAs launch initiative on iCET, review defence ties

Washington DC/UNI: National Security Advisor Ajit Doval and his US counterpart Jake Sullivan on Wednesday formally launched US-India Initiative on Critical and Emerging Technologies (iCET) and reviewed defence cooperation and regional security among other issues.

National Security Advisor Ajit Doval visiting US

New Delhi: National Security Advisor Ajit Doval is on an official visit to Washington DC from 30 January to 1 February 2023.

'We support importance of free press': US on India banning BBC documentary on PM Modi

New Delhi/IBNS: The United States has stressed on the "importance of free press" reacting to New Delhi's banning of the controversial BBC documentary on Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, media reports said.

India and US are complementary economies, natural and trusted partners: Goyal

New Delhi: Union Minister for Commerce and Industry, Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution and Textiles, Piyush Goyal is on a three-day visit to the United States from Jan 9-11.

India-Pakistan should engage in constructive dialogue for betterment of people: US

Washington: The US said it does not want to see India and Pakistan getting involved in 'war of words' but engaging in 'constructive dialogue' for the betterment of the people of both the nations.

Fully support India: US sends strong message to China on Tawang clash

Washington: The US on Tuesday slammed China over the recent conflict with India and said it  continues to closely watch developments along the line of actual control at the India-China border at the Tawang Sector of Arunachal Pradesh.

Two students from Telangana drown in US, one killed trying to save another

Houston/IBNS: In a tragic incident, two Indian students from Telangana drowned in the Lake of the Ozarks in the US state of Missouri during the Thanksgiving weekend, reports said.

Mass layoffs in US leave majority of Indians on H-1B visas impacted: Report

New Delhi/IBNS: Mass layoffs in the United States have left many Indians with little time to search for jobs and so much so that many might have to leave the country.

US is excited to witness India's G20 presidency: Consul General Melinda Pavek

Kolkata: US Consul General Melinda Pavek on Monday said the US, along with the world, is excited to witness India’s G20 presidency as it takes over from Indonesia officially on Dec 1.

'PM Modi was instrumental in forging a consensus' in G-20 Summit: US top official

New Delhi/Washington/IBNS: Lauding the Indian Prime Minister, a top US official has described how Narendra Modi was "instrumental in forging a consensus" among far flung countries at the G-20 Summit in Bali, Indonesia, media reports said.

Bali G20 Summit: Narendra Modi meets Joe Biden, reviews deepening relationship between India, USA

New Delhi: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi met President of USA Joseph R. Biden on the margins of G-20 Leaders’ Summit in Bali on Tuesday when the two leaders reviewed the continuing deepening of relationship between India and USA.

India might soon surpass China in number of US visa issued by 2023

New Delhi: A senior US Embassy official said India is expected to surpass neighbour China in getting the number of US visas by 2023 and will be ranked two in the issuance of visas after Mexico.

UN counter-terrorism meeting: US diplomat Chris Lu visiting India

New Delhi: A senior US diplomat in the UN Chris Lu is travelling to India to participate in a UN counter-terrorism meeting and address important issues between New Delhi and Washington.

US asks its citizens to exercise 'increased caution' while travelling to India due to 'crime, terrorism'

New Delhi/IBNS: The United States has asked its citizens to exercise "increased caution" while travelling to India owing to "crime and terrorism" and advised them not to travel to the union territory of Jammu and Kashmir.