US hails India for stopping oil imports from Iran, Venezuela

New Delhi, June 26 : The US on Wednesday hailed India for cutting off oil imports from sanctions-hit Iran and desisting from buying petroleum products from Venezuela and promised to do “everything” possible to ensure that the energy-hungry country gets adequate crude. Delivering a lecture here, Secretary of State Michael Pompeo welcomed India’s “assertiveness” in […]

India’s overwhelming influence forces China, Pakistan backing for UNSC seat

By Arul Louis United Nations, June 26 : The Asia-Pacific Group at the UN has unanimously supported India for a non-permanent seat on the Security Council after India’s overwhelming influence forced China and Pakistan to join in the endorsement. The 55-member group decided unanimously on Tuesday to endorse India in next year’s contest for the […]

US hails India for cutting off oil imports from Iran

New Delhi, June 26 : US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo on Wednesday hailed India for cutting off oil imports from Iran and desisting from buying petroleum products from Venezuela and promised to ensure that adequate crude is made available to the energy-hungry country. Delivering a lecture here, he hailed India’s “assertiveness” in the international […]