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United States Chargé d’Affaires, Ambassador Kathleen Stephens, Arrives in New Delhi

Ambassador Kathleen Stephens has arrived at the U.S. Embassy in New Delhi to begin her tenure as the United States Chargé d’Affaires ad interim to India.  Chargé d’Affaires Stephens will lead the U.S. Mission’s work in continuing to advance the U.S.-India strategic partnership, and looks forward to working closely with the new Indian government. Upon ... Read More»

Emergency Message for US Citizens – Upcoming Hurricane and Tyohoon Seasons

Hurricane Season in the Atlantic begins June 1 and ends November 30.  The Typhoon Season will last through the end of 2014, though most tropical cyclones typically develop between May and October.  The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) recommends that those in hurricane- and typhoon-prone regions begin preparations for the upcoming seasons now.  This ... Read More»

Student Visa Day: It’s Time to Study in the USA

On May 28, U.S. Consulate General Mumbai opened its doors to over 1,000 Indian students applying for visas to pursue higher education in the United States as part of “Student Visa Day.”  Each year, tens of thousands of bright, ambitious students from India choose U.S. educational institutions to fulfill their academic goals.  Indian students are ... Read More»

Remarks of U.S. Consul General Jennifer McIntyre for VA Tech Opening

CHENNAI: Ladies and Gentlemen, Good Evening.  It’s an honor to be here tonight to celebrate the launch of the Virginia Tech India-Institute of Critical Technology and Applied Science, or “ICTAS.” This ground-breaking partnership initiative is one that I hope can serve as a model for other institutions seeking to expand educational collaborations between the U.S. ... Read More»

Bangalore Passport Services – June 2, 3, 4 and 5, 2014

The U.S. Consulate General in Chennai, India, will conduct off-site passport services for American citizens in Bangalore on the 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th of June 2014.  On these dates, a Consular Officer will be in Bangalore to accept applications for passport renewals for minors and first time adult passports . Services will be available ... Read More»