US State Department

Top US diplomat to travel to India, Pakistan next month: State Department 

India and the US are scheduled to hold their first 2+2 summit under the Biden administration in November.

published on : 28th September 2021

India's role as regional ally can have positive impact in Afghanistan: US State Department

US State Department spokesperson Zed Tarar reiterated US President Joe Biden's message that the war in Afghanistan had achieved its central mission to eliminate the Al Qaeda terror network.

published on : 11th September 2021

US State Department issues statement signed by 2 dozen nations to Taliban to protect Afghan women's rights

Since sweeping into Kabul on Sunday and taking over the country, the Taliban insist they have changed and won’t impose the same draconian restrictions they did when they last ruled Afghanistan

published on : 18th August 2021

India shares number of interests, values with us: US State Department spokesperson

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken arrived in New Delhi on July 27 on a two-day visit with an extensive agenda for talks.

published on : 3rd August 2021

Citing Taliban violence, US expands Afghan refugee programme

The State Department said the move will mean that “many thousands” of Afghans and their immediate families will now have the opportunity to be permanently resettled in the U.S. as refugees.

published on : 2nd August 2021

India 'challenging place' to do business: US State Department

US State Department says India must foster reliable investment climate, cut bureaucratic hurdles; hails fiscal aids during COVID.

published on : 23rd July 2021

US asks Pakistan to keep working with Financial Action Task Force to 'swiftly complete' its action plan

Islamabad was asked to implement a plan of action to curb money laundering and terror financing by the end of 2019, but the deadline was later extended.

published on : 20th July 2021

COVID-19: US improves travel advisory for India, asks Americans to 'reconsider travel'

The updated State Department advisory further asked American citizens to "exercise increased caution due to crime and terrorism".

published on : 20th July 2021

India's COVID vaccine manufacturing capacity has potential to be game changer: US State department

The US State Department has said boosting India’s manufacturing capacity of Covid-19 vaccines has the potential to be a game-changer beyond boundaries.

published on : 5th June 2021

'CAA, religious overtone of COVID big concern': US report flags discrimination, violence against minorities in India

The report is an annual document submitted to the US Congress that documents major instances of the violation of religious freedom across the world.

published on : 14th May 2021