Nikki Haley was on Wednesday sworn-in as America’s ambassador to the United Nations, scripting history to become the first from the influential Indian-American community to serve on a Cabinet rank position in any United States presidential administration. The 45-year-old former South Carolina Governor Haley was sworn-in by Vice President Mike Pence. Haley, a rising Republican star, was approved overwhelmingly by the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Tuesday with wide bipartisan ... Rediff.com, 3 weeks ago
Reflecting a new bonhomie of Indo-United States defence ties, the Pentagon on Friday announced that outgoing Defence Secretary Ashton Carter would be visiting India next week on his final around the world trip. Slated to be in India on December 8, Carter would travel to Japan, Bahrain, Israel, Italy and Great Britain before returning to the US on December 16. This is for the first time that an outgoing American Defence Secretary has included India in his itinerary for the final overseas ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
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