Eric Garcetti

Jaishankar defends India’s security interests in Pannun case

External Affairs Minister Dr. S Jaishankar has responded to recent comments made by US Ambassador to India, Eric Garcetti, regarding the alleged assassination plot targeting Khalistani terrorist Gurpatwant Singh Pannun.

US, India join hands to combat air pollution, climate change

NEW DELHI: In a show of strong bilateral collaboration, the United States and the Delhi-based nonprofit Lung Care Foundation sponsored the “Conversations on US & India: Actions for Clean Air and Better Health” event on Thursday at the India International Center in New Delhi. The half-day workshop, initiated by US Ambassador to India Eric Garcetti, […]

Scandalous mayoral tenure of Eric Garcetti, the new U.S. ambassador to India

The United States has finally announced its ambassador to India. Former Los Angeles Mayor, Eric Garcetti, got the job over two-and-a-half years after his name was first announced for the ambassadorship. Just a day before his nomination got through, his former aide Naomi Seligman told CNN that he was unfit to be the ambassador of […]

Eric Garcetti unfit to be India’s ambassador, says former aide

Even as the United States Senate is set to vote on the nomination of Eric Garcetti as the country’s next ambassador to India, a former aide of the former Los Angeles mayor said that he is “unfit” to honour the responsibilities and position of a diplomatic emissary. “He is unfit to become an ambassador or […]

Tainted US Ambassador-Designate To India Eric Garcetti Lobbying For Senate Votes 

It’s been almost two years since the US has not fielded Ambassador to India in New Delhi due to raging controversy and allegations over Ambassador-designate Eric Garcetti’s inaction against his close aide Rick Jacobs, who faces complaints of sexual misconduct. The New Indian has learnt that Garcetti, currently the Mayor of Los Angeles, doesn’t have 50 votes in […]

Exc: Scandal May Delay New US Envoy’s India Arrival

NEW DELHI: The appointment of Eric Garcetti, the US Ambassador-designate to India, could get delayed due to an ongoing investigation into complaints of sexual misconduct against his former advisor. Back home, Republican Senator Charles Ernest Grassley (Chuck) has sought postponement of the Los Angeles Mayor’s nomination till the investigation against his former aide Rick Jacobs […]