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Security Alert – Anticipated Anti ISIL/ISIS Demonstration near American Center on June 20, 2014

The U.S. Consulate in Kolkata is aware that there may be a demonstration in the vicinity of the American Center on Friday, June 20, 2014. This demonstration may impede access to the area. U.S. citizens should always practice good personal security. Be aware of your surroundings and keep a low profile. Monitor local news reports, ...
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EducationUSA’s Pre-Departure Orientation for students admitted to U.S. universities for academic year 2014-15

EducationUSA Center at the United States – India Educational Foundation (USIEF) invites students admitted to U.S. universities for the 2014-15  academic year to participate in a pre-departure orientation Thursday June 26, 2014, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Hotel Savera, Dr. Radhakrishnan Salai, Mylapore, Chennai 600 004. The event will include interactive sessions on topics ...
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Consular Services in Pune

Dear U.S. Citizens: As part of our continuing effort to provide consular services to U.S. citizens outside of Mumbai, a team from U.S. Consulate General Mumbai will visit Pune on July 30-31, 2014.  The team will process applications for U.S. passports, notarize documents for use in the United States, and provide voting assistance. These services ...
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Remarks by Chargé d’Affaires Michael Pelletier at Patna University

(As Prepared for Delivery) Good morning, namaste, a salaam aleikum. Vice Chancellor Simhadri, Principal Sinha, faculty and students, thank you for this opportunity to be with you today and talk about the U.S.-India relationship – something that I’m very excited and hopeful about.  I am also particularly excited and hopeful about the future during events ...
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U.S. Chargé d’Affaires Michael Pelletier visits Bihar

PATNA – During his first visit to Bihar on June 15 – 17th, U.S. Chargé d’Affaires Michael Pelletier highlighted several key elements of the U.S.-India strategic relationship, including our economic partnership, development cooperation, and educational opportunities.  He was accompanied by the U.S. Consul General Kolkata, Helen LaFave. On his visit to one of the projects ...
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