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July 30, 2013

With USAID Support, Genetic Research Helps To Protect Tigers in Nepal

Globally, poaching has become ever more violent and the smuggling of wildlife parts increasingly sophisticated by organized crime groups. On… more
July 25, 2013

Vice President Biden Meets India's Future Scientists and Engineers

Today at the Indian Institute of Technology, Vice President Biden met a group of women he called "India’s future" --… more
July 23, 2013

Vice President Biden and Indian Leaders Discuss U.S.-India Engagement

On his second day in New Delhi, Vice President Biden met with Indian leaders to discuss the increasingly important bilateral… more
July 22, 2013

In New Delhi, Vice President Biden Tours Gandhi Smriti

Vice President Biden and Dr. Jill Biden arrived in New Delhi today, the first stop on a six-day trip to… more
July 16, 2013

Training Young Leaders in Azad Jammu and Kashmir

It was 9:00 a.m. and already sweltering. The temperature outside was well over 110 degrees Fahrenheit and inside the cramped… more
July 15, 2013

Building the Next Generation of India Experts

“It’s one thing to read about another culture in a book … but until you’re weaving between cows on your… more
July 10, 2013

Malala Day: Promoting Education for All

This Friday, 500 young leaders from nearly 90 countries will convene at the United Nations headquarters for a UN Youth… more
July 1, 2013

Strengthening the U.S.-India Relationship

The ties between the United States and India – two countries bound by shared values, pluralistic democratic institutions, and strategic… more
June 27, 2013

Cooperating With India on the Climate Change Crisis

I was in India this week for the fourth U.S.-India Strategic Dialogue, joined by my friend from Massachusetts and one… more
June 26, 2013

Indian-Americans: A Community With Two Traditions of Philanthropy

As the child of an Indian immigrant father and an American mother from West Virginia, I was exposed from childhood… more
June 25, 2013

A Clean Energy Future for India

India is just a few years away from becoming the world’s most populous country, but it’s a far cry from… more


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