Donald Trump's visit to India may not have resulted in a trade deal, but it wasn't without strategic deliverables
It is being argued that lack of a trade deal between India and the US during Donald Trump’s just-concluded visit indicates both countries gained nothing from it, and that it was merely an expensive ego boosting exercise for Trump and Narendra Modi. The argument is specious. It misses the point of bilateral engagements by a mile.
Totally impressed, says US First Lady Melania Trump after attending 'happiness class' at Delhi govt school
US First Lady Melania Trump virtually turned into a student herself on Tuesday in the 'Happiness Class' at a Delhi government school, joining the children in meditating, storytelling and other relaxing activities
CAA didn't figure in Trump-Modi talks, religious harmony discussed in positive way, says Foreign Secretary Harsh Shringla
The Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) did not come up for discussion between visiting US president Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla said on Tuesday, noting that the two leaders talked about religious harmony in a "positive way"
Donald Trump wraps up glitzy two-day visit without any concrete outcome; remains non-committal on trade deal, Pakistan-backed terrorism
US President Donald Trump addressed the media in New Delhi during his two-day India visit, but remained non-committal and incoherent on several issues concerning India, while he also used the opportunity to veer into domestic politics where he faces election in a few months
Narendra Modi says India and US to start negotiations for 'big trade deal', lauds Donald Trump's 'invaluable' contribution in improving ties
Describing India-US relations as 'one of the most important partnerships' of the 21st Century, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said increasing the bilateral defence and security cooperation is a very key aspect of this relationship
Donald Trump is likely to bring up Kashmir with Narendra Modi but history tells us path US president is advocating is doomed
There's little doubt Kashmir is high on Trump's mind. Last summer, Trump outraged India's foreign policy establishment by asserting Modi had asked him to mediate on the Kashmir conflict-and then brushed off New Delhi's denial, to repeat his claim
Donald Trump India Visit Latest Updates: Modi believes in religious freedom, says POTUS; refuses to comment on CAA, skirts question on Pakistan-backed terrorism
Donald Trump India Visit LIVE Updates: Donald Trump refused to comment on the Citizenship Amendment Act calling it India's internal matter. He said there are 200 Muslims in India and the Indian prime minister and he spoke at length about religious freedom and I hope they can deal with it. It is really up to India.
'India pours on pageantry' but trade deal remains elusive: How US media covered Donald Trump's maiden visit
While Indian newspapers focused on the minutest of details from hand gestures to the delicacies served to the Trumps, the US media obsessed over their president's eating habits and the pomp and show surrounding the carefully crafted photo-ops
India, US sign defence deals worth $3 billion; Donald Trump says Washington keen on having 'comprehensive trade deal' with New Delhi
India and the US on Tuesday finalised defence deals worth 3 billion dollars, and signed three MoUs, including one in the energy sector, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi asserted that the two countries have decided to take Indo-US ties to comprehensive global partnership level.
Trumped by broccoli samosas: Brussels sprouts bhajiyas to kale kebabs, dishes that didn't make it to menu for US President's visit
By scouting through several crumpled up menu drafts, our extremely reliable sources were able to ascertain that the broccoli samosa was almost edged out by Brussels sprouts bhajiyas, dhokla sandwiches layered with berry compote, quinoa chaat, and minced kale kebabs.
After Ahmedabad event, Donald Trump set for talks on trade, arms deals today amid difference over proposed tariffs by India
After a rousing reception, US President Donald Trump will sit down with Indian leaders on Tuesday for talks on arms sales and festering trade disputes that have strained ties in recent months.
Donald Trump to receive ceremonial welcome at Rashtrapati Bhavan, hold talks with Narendra Modi today; First Lady to visit Delhi govt school
US President Donald Trump will get a ceremonial welcome at the forecourt of Rashtrapati Bhavan at 10:00 am on Tuesday followed by a visit to Rajghat where he will pay tributes to India's Freedom Fighter Mahatma Gandhi.
Donald Trump's India visit: POTUS, FLOTUS visit Sabarmati Ashram and Taj Mahal; $3 bn defence deal on anvil, says US president
While speaking at the Motera cricket stadium, Donald Trump promised to settle a three billion dollar defence deal with India during his India visit
Donald Trump visits India: Narendra Modi hails 'India's best friend' at Motera Stadium as POTUS promises $3 billion defence deal
Donald Trump addressed a massive crowd at Ahmedabad's Motera Stadium, paid tribute to Mahatma Gandhi at Sabarmati Ashram and later visited the Taj Mahal in Agra.
Donald Trump India Visit Updates: US president reaches Delhi amid tight security; talks with Narendra Modi, presidential banquet on tomorrow's agenda
Donald Trump India Visit Updates: US president Donald Trump arrived in Delhi, after visiting the Taj Mahal in Agra and addressing a huge crowd at the Motera stadium in Ahmedabad.
Donald Trump speech at Motera Stadium: POTUS hints at 'big' trade deal with India, $3-billion defence pact; calls Modi 'tough negotiator'
Trump also touched on India's cultural diversity and riches as he highlighted the success of its blockbuster movies like DDLJ (Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge) and Sholay, and sports icons like Sachin Tendulkar and Virat Kohli.
Narendra Modi speech at Motera stadium: 'Long live India-US friendship'; PM says ties have strengthened under Donald Trump
Prior to his arrival in Motera stadium, Trump and Melania along with Modi also paid a short stopover at Sabarmati Ashram and spun a Charkha, which is closely associated with India's freedom struggle and Mahatma Gandhi.
No objection to presence of Arvind Kejriwal, Manish Sisodia during Melania Trump's visit to Delhi govt schools, says US embassy
US embassy stressed that it was not a political event and the intention was to focus on education and students
Shiv Sena unimpressed with Donald Trump's visit to India, says US president's tour 'won't make any difference to lives of poor, middle-class'
While leaving for India, Donald Trump said he is going to discuss business with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, which makes it clear that his trip is aimed at boosting US trade, the Sena said.
Donald Trump in India: Pomp and grandeur have strategic logic in diplomacy; deriding celebrations will be a mistake
Even as Donald Trump announced his readiness for the visit through social media, Prime Minister Narendra Modi kept up his end of the bargain, promising the US president a show that he will never forget.