India, the US and several other world powers have been talking about the need to ensure a free, open and thriving Indo-Pacific in the backdrop of China's rising military manoeuvring in the region.
Under the framework of the Defence Technology and Trade Initiative, the two countries have been working together for co-production and co-development of defence equipment.
US calls India one of the most important partners in Indo-Pacific, welcomes emergence as a global power
US Secretary of State Tony Blinken spoke with his Indian counterpart, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, for the second time in less than a fortnight.
In phone talks, EAM Jaishankar and US Secretary of State Antony Blinken review developments in Indo-Pacific
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and US Secretary of State Antony Blinken held a comprehensive conversation.
PM Narendra Modi speaks to US President Joe Biden; leaders look forward to further peace, security in Indo-Pacific region
PM Narendra Modi said that he conveyed his best wishes to US President Joe Biden, and the two leaders discussed regional issues as well as shared priorities.
The H-1B visa is a non-immigrant visa that allows US companies to employ foreign workers in speciality occupations that require theoretical or technical expertise.
The India-US partnership has been on a steady upward trajectory in recent years, India’s Ambassador to the US Taranjit Singh Sandhu said.
In a statement, Xiaomi said it "believes that the decision ... was factually incorrect and has deprived the company of legal due process."
The Ministry of External Affairs said Jaishankar and Blinken appreciated the robust defence and security ties, growing economic engagement and productive health-care collaboration.
Comprising countries like Italy, Pakistan, Mexico and Egypt, the Coffee Club has opposed the permanent membership bid of India, Japan, Germany and Brazil.
Official sources said China figured in the talks in the larger context of geo-political developments, and in relations to the strategic interests of India and the US in the Indo-Pacific region.
On the fight against coronavirus, Sandhu said both in the US and India, vaccines have been developed and large-scale vaccination programmes have begun.
MEA spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said both countries will work together to further consolidate the vibrant and multifaceted bilateral relationship.
Some Members of Congress have requested that the United States Trade Representative seek to reduce the current 36 per cent tariffs faced by US pecans.
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