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United States | Closing Remarks at the U.S.-India 2+2 Dialogue

United States – MINISTER SWARAJ: (Via interpreter) Secretary of State Mr. Pompeo, Secretary of Defense Mr. Mattis, my cabinet colleague Mrs. Nirmala Sitharaman, ladies and gentlemen, and my friends from the media: We have just concluded our talks in the first-ever 2+2 Dialogue between India and the United States. As you know, this new dialogue … Continue reading United States | Closing Remarks at the U.S.-India 2+2 Dialogue

India arrests 6 suspects in $1.8 billion bank fraud case

NEW DELHI/February 20, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — India’s federal investigating agency said Tuesday it has arrested six people in an alleged $1.8 billion bank fraud case that continued for six years. Central Bureau of Investigation spokesman Abhished Dayal said five bank workers and an employee of suspect Nirav Modi, a billionaire jeweler, were arrested for allegedly … Continue reading India arrests 6 suspects in $1.8 billion bank fraud case

As US raises tariffs, India’s Modi defends free trade

DAVOS, Switzerland/January 23, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi warned Tuesday that the recent wave of trade protectionism, in which governments raise barriers to free trade between nations, is “worrisome.” Modi delivered the warning in a speech Tuesday just hours after the U.S. government of President Donald Trump approved tariffs on imported solar-energy components and … Continue reading As US raises tariffs, India’s Modi defends free trade