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PM Modi and the first state visit to United States


By Hector Kenneth Kumar Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will travel to the United States on an official state visit in the last week of June. Apart from his meetings with U.S. President Joe Biden, PM Modi will also address the joint session of the U.S Congress becoming the first Indian prime minister to do...

UK royals arrive in Boston to showcase youthful monarchy


Boston: The Prince and Princess of Wales embarked Wednesday on their first overseas trip since the death of Queen Elizabeth II, aiming to showcase the younger face of a monarchy that is tackling important issues like climate change as it attempts to remain relevant in a modern, multicultural Britain. The three-day trip to Boston is...

PM Modi looks for Predator drones, other critical tech and FDI in talks with US CEOs


Washington: Armed drones are the cutting edge technology in defense. India wants them. So, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s meeting with 5 US CEOs on Thursday morning included a one-on-one with Vivek Lall, CEO of General Atomics -- makers of the Predator Drones. Lall has done stints with armaments biggies like Boeing, Raytheon, and Lockheed...

PM Modi’s high-powered US visit gets off to flying start


Productive first day for the Indian Prime Minister as he met US Vice President Kamala Harris, global CEOs and his counterparts from Japan and Australia. On Friday he is scheduled to have a bilateral meeting with President Biden, as well as attend the Quad leaders summit  hosted by the POTUS.  Then he will leave...

Kamala Harris to host PM Modi in Washington DC


As Prime Minister Narendra Modi is not the head of state like President Joe Biden, but the head of government, his equivalent in the protocol is Vice President Kamala Harris and she will be the formal host once Modi lands in Washington DC.   Modi is scheduled to meet with her on Friday.  Harris has had a...

India-US Comprehensive Global Strategic Partnership will be reviewed: Modi


New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will reach Washington for his first US visit from September 22-25 after President Joe Biden has taken charge. PM Modi issued a comprehensive statement about the goals of his visit before leaving New Delhi on Wednesday. He is visiting at the invitation of President Biden. “During my visit, I will...

PM Modi expected to visit US later this month, to meet Biden


New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to travel to Washington DC and New York later this month, according to top government sources. This will be his first visit to the US since President Joe Biden assumed office. The window for his travel, the first outside the country in 6 months, being explored is September...