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U.S. Mission and Program Partners Celebrate 20th Anniversary of U.S. AFCP Projects in India

November 29, 2022 New Delhi:  On November 29, the United States Mission in India commemorated 20 years of cultural collaboration with India through the Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation by welcoming guests from the Ministry of Culture, the private sector, and civil society to a special celebration. “India’s rich cultural heritage has had a profound ...
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Consul General Melinda Pavek’s Remarks at the Inaugural Ceremony of the Indo-Pacific Conclave

“Reimagine and Reconnect: Indo-Pacific synergies through the lens of culture” November 21, 2022, Rajkutir, Kolkata    Thank you, Sabya Datta, Executive Director, Asian Confluence, for the warm introduction. Good morning, distinguished guests and participants.  A special warm welcome to all our friends from far and near across the Indo-Pacific.  It is my pleasure to welcome you to this unique conclave, ...
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U.S. Agency for International Development and U.S.-India Business Council Sign MOU to Promote Collaboration on Development Programs in India

Date: November 17, 2022, Bengaluru   Recognizing that the private sector is a key driving force for India’s inclusive development, today, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the U.S India Business Council (USIBC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to strengthen the American and Indian business community’s engagement on key development goals. Signed during ...
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Readout of President Joseph R. Biden, Jr.’s Meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Joko Widodo

Press Release: The White House Date: November 15, 2022 President Biden met today with Prime Minister Modi of India and President Widodo of Indonesia on the margins of the G20 Leaders’ Summit in Bali to reaffirm their shared commitment to the G20 as the premier forum for international economic cooperation. Facing significant global challenges, the Leaders ...
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The United States Remains a Top Choice for Indian Students Pursuing Higher Education Abroad: Open Doors Report

New Delhi, November 14, 2022:  For the second year in a row, a record number of Indian students chose the United States to pursue higher education.  According to the Open Doors Report released today, almost 200,000 Indian students chose the United States as their higher education destination in the 2021-22 academic year, a 19 percent ...
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