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USAID Partners with the Institute for Financial Management and Research to Test Innovative Approach to Conserve Power and Water

New Delhi, December 23 – The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) recently awarded the Institute for Financial Management and Research approximately $800,000 through the Development Innovation (DIV) program to test a policy to replace electricity subsidies for farmers with lump sum cash transfers as an incentive to conserve power and water. The pilot is currently being ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy New Delhi

Location:  India  Event:  U.S. citizens in India should exercise caution in light of continued protests throughout the country in response to the approval of the Citizenship Amendment Act.  It is important that you monitor local media outlets for updates on demonstrations, road and mass transit closures, curfews, possible impact on air travel, and locations where the internet and mobile phone ...
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Joint Statement on the Second U.S.-India 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue

The text of the following statement was released by the Governments of the United States of America and India on the occasion of the second U.S.-India 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue. Begin Text: U.S. Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo and Secretary of Defense Mark T. Esper welcomed India’s Minister of Defence Rajnath Singh and Minister of ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy New Delhi

Location:  India Event:  U.S. citizens in India should exercise caution in light of continued protests throughout the country in response to the approval of the Citizenship Amendment Act.  The government imposed the law that prevents gatherings of four or more people – known as Section 144 – in Uttar Pradesh and according to press reports in parts ...
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Highlights of 2019 U.S.-India 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue

Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo and Secretary of Defense Mark T. Esper today co-hosted Indian Minister of Defense Rajnath Singh and Minister of External Affairs Dr. S. Jaishankar for the second U.S.-India 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue at the Department of State in Washington, D.C.  The two sides reaffirmed the growing strategic partnership between the United ...
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