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US India Nuclear Deal

The Nuclear Dead End in South Asia

Saad Khan | Posted 11.12.2015 | World
Saad Khan

There's no need to explain the sordid details of Indo-Pakistan rivalry. It's like an open secret. The arms race in South Asia -- and the enduring threat of a nuclear armageddon -- further complicates the matter.

A Conversation With Ambassador Arun K. Singh On U.S.-India Relations

Sunil Adam | Posted 07.24.2015 | World
Sunil Adam

It may not be the Treaty of Versailles, or even the Camp David Accord, but on the 10th anniversary of its signing this month, the U.S.-India Civil Nuclear Cooperation Initiative has been heralded as a transformative development that will determine the contours of the emerging international order.

India And The U.S. Partnering To Shape The 21st Century

Arun K. Singh | Posted 07.20.2015 | World
Arun K. Singh

As U.S.-India ties continue to blossom, the true test of our defining partnership for the 21st century will be how it benefits not just our common citizens, but also the global commons.

Understanding Richard Verma's Swift Senate Confirmation as U.S. Ambassador to India

Ronak D. Desai | Posted 02.11.2015 | Politics
Ronak D. Desai

Verma's rapid confirmation is remarkable given the acute political paralysis currently afflicting the Senate's confirmation process, particularly for ambassadorial nominees.

U.S.-India Relations Will Endure Despite the Khobragade Controversy

Ronak D. Desai | Posted 03.15.2014 | World
Ronak D. Desai

If recent headlines are to be believed, the arrest and alleged mistreatment of Deputy Consul General Devyani Khobragade on December 12 in Manhattan have triggered an unprecedented deterioration in bilateral relations between Washington and New Delhi.

Dr. Singh Goes to Washington: Why US-India Relations Still Matter

Ronak D. Desai | Posted 11.27.2013 | World
Ronak D. Desai

The potential for what the United States and India can achieve together remains significant, even in light of the obstacles afflicting bilateral ties at the moment. The two countries are witnessing a convergence of interests in an increasing number of critical and diverse arenas.

The Toxic India-Pakistan Relationship -- When Will It All End?

Siddharth Chatterjee | Posted 10.14.2013 | World
Siddharth Chatterjee

The issues to be discussed are numerous, daunting and will take time; whether it is Kashmir, state-sponsored terrorism, Afghanistan or water issues, India and Pakistan need to agree to sit down at a table together to hash it out once and for all.

How Will India Confront its Corruption Crisis?

Ronak D. Desai | Posted 04.27.2013 | World
Ronak D. Desai

India has a long way to go in its fight against corruption. The task facing the world's largest democracy is a herculean one. Its citizens have proven that they are ready to rise to the challenge. Hopefully, their government is too.

US-India Relations Under the Second Obama Administration

Ronak D. Desai | Posted 01.15.2013 | World
Ronak D. Desai

Obama's enduring popularity within India, close relationship with Manmohan Singh, and widespread support amongst the Indian-American community are just some of the distinctive factors that will help ensure ties with New Delhi remain robust and continue to grow over the next four years.

WikiLeaks Cables Cause Uproar In India Over Nuke Deal With U.S. | Betwa Sharma | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Indian politicians are in a stew over cables released by WikiLeaks suggesting that Indian lawmakers were paid millions of dollars to vote in favor of ...

U.S.-Indian Nuke Transactions Go From Bad to Worse

Russ Wellen | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Russ Wellen

Between India's elites failing to see expected returns, masses denied energy and sustainable development and U.S. plans thwarted by the Indian legislature, the India-U.S. nuclear deal has been a lose-lose-lose deal.

India-US Military Partnership Enters Next Phase

Global Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

By Jason Overdorf | GlobalPost NEW DELHI -- With India's new government firmly in place, a top U.S. envoy landed in New Delhi Wednesday to discuss ...

Deal Signed, Russia To Build Four Nuclear Reactors In Southern India

AP | ASHOK SHARMA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

NEW DELHI — India and Russia signed a civilian nuclear deal Friday that would see Russia build four nuclear reactors for power-starved India. T...

Atomic Club Approves US-India Nuclear Material Technology Deal

AP | WILLIAM J. KOLE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

VIENNA, Austria — The U.S. gained key international backing Saturday for a bitterly contested plan to sell peaceful nuclear technology to India ...