May. 3 – Nirupama Rao, the Indian Ambassador to the United States, has said that while cooperation on bilateral issues between India and the United States (U.S.) remains on track, aspects such as technology and energy have become a focal point of the ties between the two countries.
“Technology is very much a driver in this relationship, especially high technology. I’m talking of strategic trade, trade concerning such areas as civil aviation, biotechnology, space sciences, nanotechnology,” Madame Rao said. “And all this I would argue should, if I have a wish list for the future, become infused with much greater dynamism than they have been in past. So we have to focus our efforts and intensify the work we need to do in these areas.” Continue Reading