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Modi visit very successful: US think tank

By | October 2, 2014

Washington, Oct 2 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s US visit was “very successful” on many counts as he reached out to various interest groups in the US in unprecedented ways, according to a leading US think tank.… Read it!

IOC ‘satisfied’ with Rio 2016 preparations

By | October 2, 2014

Rio de Janeiro, Oct 2 : The International Olympic Committee (IOC) said it was ‘satisfied’ with the state of preparations for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.… Read it!

Indian soldiers’ bravery revisited on Haifa Day in Sydney

By | October 2, 2014

By Sandeep Datta, New Delhi, Oct 2 : The Indian soldiers’ valour as displayed in 1918 during first World War to free the Israeli city of Haifa was remembered in Australia Tuesday.… Read it!

With Modi momentum, US seeks enhanced energy collaboration

By | October 2, 2014

Washington, Oct 2 : With Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi “providing a new momentum”, the US has suggested four areas where India and the US can enhance collaboration in energy and sustainable development.… Read it!

Obama very pleased with Modi visit

By | October 2, 2014

By Arun Kumar, Washington, Oct 2 : President Barack Obama was “very pleased” with and “enjoyed” Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit as it reflected the depth of the strong relationship between the US and India, according to the White House.… Read it!

IMF calls for more oversight of shadow banks

By | October 2, 2014

Washington, Oct 2 : The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Wednesday urged countries to include oversight of shadow banking as part of their policies designed to keep the overall financial system safe.… Read it!

Fame stressed me out: Anne Hathaway

By | October 2, 2014

Los Angeles, Oct 2 : Actress Anne Hathaway has admitted that she could not handle fame and was ‘stressed out’ by her Hollywood success.… Read it!

Obama ‘deeply concerned’ over Israel’s settlement expansion plan

By | October 2, 2014

Washington, Oct 2 : President Barack Obama Wednesday voiced “deep concern” in his meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu over the country’s plan to build some 2,610 new homes for Israeli settlers in East Jerusalem.… Read it!

US, Brazil strike new deal to end cotton trade dispute

By | October 2, 2014

Washington, Oct 2 : The US and Brazil reached an agreement Wednesday to end a decade-long cotton dispute between the two countries.… Read it!

Alec Baldwin, Kevin Spacey in ‘Boss Baby’?

By | October 2, 2014

Los Angeles, Oct 2 : Actors Alec Baldwin and Kevin Spacey have reportedly been signed up for an animation movie titled “Boss Baby”.… Read it!