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'Namaste', DDLJ and more: Obama's Siri Fort address in videos

india Updated: Jan 28, 2015 08:49 IST
Barack Obama

US President Barack Obama addressed a selected gathering of 2,000 students at Siri Fort auditorium in New Delhi on Tuesday. In this conclusive event before wrapping up his three-day visit, he suprised the audience throughout the speech which started with a 'namaste' and ended with 'Jai Hind'.

His references to the Bollywood movie DDLJ, boost to India-US relations, emphasis on women's empowerment and belief in equality and talks on upholding religious freedom drew massive cheer and applause from the audience. Here are the best parts of Obama's Siri Fort address in a series of videos -

Obama's 'Senorita, bade bade deshon mein..' moment at Siri Fort

India will succeed as long as it's not splintered on religious lines: Obama

We live in countries where a tea-seller can become the Prime Minister: Obama

Nations are more successful when their women are successful: Obama

Support India's inclusion in UNSC as permanent member: US President Obama