Donald Trump says PM Narendra Modi's life underscores India's possibilities
Monday, February 24, 2020, 10:45 PM
US-President Donald Trump heaped praise on PM Modi at a lavish reception held for him Monday at Ahmedabad's Sardar Patel cricket-stadium, pointing to the premier's humble origins as a tea seller and his later political success. Donald Trump began a two-day visit of India this morning it is his first as America's leader and travelled to Ahmedabad and Agra before heading for the capital.
Trump in India: Manmohan Singh to attend dinner hosted by President
Monday, February 24, 2020, 10:43 PM
Former-PM Manmohan Singh will attend the state dinner hosted by President Ram Nath Kovind in honour of the US-President Trump. While not many opposition-leaders have been invited to the dinner, the former PM is expected to be a part of the President's dinner. Manmohan Singh's decision to attend the state dinner comes amid a boycott by Leader of Opposition in LS, Adhir Ranjan Choudhary.
Donald Trump lauds India's Chandrayaan and Gaganyaan missions
Monday, February 24, 2020, 10:42 PM
US President Donald Trump praised India's progress in space exploration at a grand reception organised for him Monday at Ahmedabad's Sardar Patel cricket stadium, the world's largest. "You are making impressive strides with your exciting Chandrayaan lunar programme. It is moving along rapidly, far ahead of schedule," Donald Trump said. India is currently preparing for Gaganyaan, its first manned mission to space.