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  • The Modi-Obama joint editorial and bilateral meet: What they mean for India -979 minutes ago

    The much-anticipated joint editorial by US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi was published in the Washington Post on Tuesday. The article spoke of a renewed Indo-US partnership in the 21st century. CNN-IBN's Bhupendra Chaubey discussed the key points of the editorial with former Diplomats G Parthasarthy and...
  • Modi seeks easier access for Indian services cos to US economy 6 hours 48 minutes ago

    Washington: Expressing confidence that their bilateral economic ties would improve further, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday sought easier access for Indian service companies to the US economy during his talks with President Barack Obama. Modi, who has met with a galaxy of American corporate leaders during his five-day visit, also...
  • Watch: Narendra Modi's sartorial style 7 hours 10 minutes ago

    Even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the US dominates headlines, this is where we look beyond his political statement, and focus on his style statements. We asked Bollywood stars to pick their favourite between PM Modi and American President Barack Obama, in the style department, that is. We...
  • Watch: John Kerry admits White House cannot top Madison Square reception for Modi 7 hours 12 minutes ago

    PM Narendra Modi's US visit ends with a lunch hosted in his honour at the White House, where US Secretary of State John Kerry jokingly remarked that Modi's popularity in the US is unprecedented. ...
  • Modi, Obama vow to take Indo-US relationship to a new level; discuss defence ties, economy, N-deal December 31, 1409

    Washington: At their first bilateral meeting, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama vowed to "deepen existing ties" and scale up cooperation in substantive bilateral, regional and international issues including economy, trade, nuclear deal, climate change, the war against terror, combating the Middle East violence and regional security. The...
  • India's food security concern at WTO needs solution: Modi 7 hours 20 minutes ago

    New York: Emphasising that India supports trade facilitation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday told US President Barack Obama that a solution must be found on its concerns over food security at the WTO. Modi had an "open discussion" on WTO (World Trade Organisation) issue with Obama during their summit talks...
  • India, US agree in principle to renew defence pact 8 hours 1 minutes ago

    Washington: India and US have in principle agreed to extend their defence agreement for another 10 years which will take forward the cooperation between the two countries in the crucial area. Sources in the Department of Defence said, "we are still negotiating the framework agreement (defence) but have not finished." Pentagon...
  • US Defence Secretary meets Modi; discusses defence cooperation 9 hours 18 minutes ago

    Washington: US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel on Tuesday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and discussed issues relating to defence cooperation and combating terrorism. The US Defence Secretary called on Modi at the Blair House here where the visiting dignitary is staying. "Issues of the day - Ebola and Terror -...
  • It's the big Obama-Modi meeting tonight: What's your takeaway from Modi's US visit so far? 10 hours 53 minutes ago

    'Chalein saath saath, Together, forward we go'. That's how US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi capped off their much-anticipated joint editorial in the Washington Post on Tuesday. The article spoke of a renewed Indo-US partnership in the 21st century. CNN-IBN takes views from across the country over...
  • US nod to build LNG plant that will ship fuel to India 11 hours 18 minutes ago

    Washington: Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's meeting with President Barack Obama, the US has approved construction of a liquefied natural gas project that will ship the fuel to India. US regulators gave the final approval yesterday for Dominion Resources to build the east coast's...
  • Cut in petrol, diesel price put off till PM Modi's return from US 11 hours 22 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Diesel price is likely to be cut by about Re 1 per litre, the first reduction in rates in over five years, while petrol price may be slashed by around 55 paise after Prime Minister Narendra Modi returns from the US. Though on...
  • Modi a rockstar who operated without lyrics: Parag Saxena 11 hours 58 minutes ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi impressed everyone in US with his oratory skills. CNBC TV18 Managing Editor Shereen Bhan spoke to New Silk Route's Fund Manager Parag Saxena to gauge whether the talks mean big business for India. ...
  • Modi pays floral tribute at Mahatma Gandhi's statue in Washington 12 hours 13 minutes ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday paid homage to Mahatma Gandhi. Modi offered floral tribute at the statue of the Father of the Nation in the US capital. A large number of Indian-Americans were present to welcome the Prime Minister who was accompanied by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. ...
  • Full Text: Obama-Modi joint editorial in the Washington Post 12 hours 44 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The much-anticipated joint editorial by US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi was published in the Washington Post on Tuesday. The article spoke of a renewed Indo-US partnership in the 21st century. "India and the United States are bound by common values and mutual interests. Through our...
  • True potential of Indo-US ties yet to be fully realised, need to work together: Obama-Modi joint editorial 12 hours 54 minutes ago

    New Delhi: 'Chalein saath saath, Together, forward we go'. That's how US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi capped off their much-anticipated joint editorial in the Washington Post on Tuesday. The article spoke of a renewed Indo-US partnership in the 21st century. "India and the United States are bound...
  • PM Modi pays tribute at Gandhi's statue in Washington 13 hours 15 minutes ago

    Washington: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday paid floral tributes to Mahatma Gandhi at the statue of the Father of the Nation in the US capital. A large number of Indian-Americans were present to welcome the Prime Minister who was accompanied by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj when he arrived at...
  • Excited NRIs stand outside Blair House to catch PM Modi's glimpse 15 hours 19 minutes ago

    Excited NRIs stood outside 190-year-old Blair House, where Prime Minister Narendra Modi is staying, to catch his glimpse. Modi is on a five-day trip to US and has arrived in Washington on Monday. Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee was the last one to stay at the guest house. ...
  • Indian Americans have high hopes on PM Modi 16 hours 3 minutes ago

    Indian couple who run an NGO in the US are hopeful that with the help of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, they will be able to open a similar organisation back in India too. ...
  • Obama, Modi vow to boost strategic ties, create model for world 16 hours 57 minutes ago

    Washington: US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi vowed on Monday to expand and deepen their countries' strategic partnership and make it a model for the rest of the world. In a joint "vision statement" issued after their first meeting at a White House dinner, the two leaders said...
  • Indian community gathers to welcome PM Modi outside White House 17 hours 55 minutes ago

    An good number on Indian-Americans are waiting outside the White House to catch a glimpse of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. US President Barack Obama has hosted a private dinner for the PM. ...
  • In pics: US President Barack Obama hosts private dinner for PM Modi 19 hours 32 minutes ago

    On the last leg of his five-day US trip, Prime Minister Narendra Modi met President Barack Obama at the White House in Washington for a private dinner on Tuesday. This was the first meeting between the two leaders and continued for nearly 90 minutes in the Blue Room of the...
  • PM Modi gifts Gita, Martin Luther King's memorabilia to US President Obama 19 hours 42 minutes ago

    Washington: Keeping in mind the two people US President Barack Obama admired most, Prime Minister Narendra Modi personally chose gifts for him which included a 'Gita by Gandhi' in Khadi cover and audio-video clips from the 1959 India visit of Martin Luther King. "The Prime Minister has brought several gifts. At...
  • Obama, Modi may discuss human rights issues in summit talks 19 hours 51 minutes ago

    Washington: Human rights issues could come up for discussion between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama during the maiden summit talks between them at his Oval Office on Tuesday. "The issue of basic universal human rights is something that is frequently discussed in the President's meetings with world...
  • Five Indian-Americans in Forbes list of US' richest 20 hours 44 minutes ago

    New York: Five Indian-Americans have been named among the 400 richest people in the US by Forbes, a list topped by Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates for the 21st year in a row with a net worth of $81 billion. Founder of outsourcing firm Syntel Bharat Desai, entrepreneur John Kapoor, Symphony Technology...
  • Modi's G-All mantra left major impact on world community: MD Mahindra Group 20 hours 50 minutes ago

    Managing Director and Chairman of Mahindra Group Anand Mahindra is enthusiastic about investments in Indian Market. Complementing PM Modi's US visit the corporate said the G-All mantra will leave major impact. ...
  • Modi restored trust in India, changed perceptions: Mastercard CEO 21 hours 3 minutes ago

    Indian-American Mastercard CEO Ajay Banga hailed PM Modi's assurance to the corporate and said this visit will restore lost faith in the Indian market. ...
  • PM Modi keeps away from exquisite food at dinner with US President Obama 21 hours 11 minutes ago

    Washington: A spread comprising of compressed avacados, crisped halibut, saffron Basmati rice and salmon were part of the menu for dinner that US President Barack Obama hosted for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who had only warm water due to his fast. Though there was a plate put in front of the...
  • 'Modi-Obama meet not likely to show immediate results' 21 hours 21 minutes ago

    Fund Manager Milan Vaishnav of Carnegie Endowment for International Peace says, "Despite the hype, the Modi-Obama meet may not show result in the short term." ...
  • Corporate enthusiastic but concerned about India 22 hours 58 minutes ago

    The US based CEOs after meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi were enthusiastic about investing in India but the recent by-poll results and BJP-Sena split do concern them for future. ...
  • Modi, Obama to write joint editorial for leading US newspaper 22 hours 58 minutes ago

    Washington: In a first, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama will pen down a joint editorial for a leading American newspaper, said MEA spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin after the two leaders met over dinner at the White House. "This is the first time a US President and Indian leader...