Barack Obama will make a public speech on future of the bilateral ties between America and India at New Delhi's Siri Fort auditorium on the last day of his three-day visit to the country.
With a title almost as long as its 10 paragraphs of text, the “Joint Strategic Vision for Asia-Pacific and Indian Ocean Region” may be remembered as the most radical end-product of the Indo-US Republic Day summit.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi created a sartorial stir on Monday when social media discovered his blue pinstripe suit at a meeting with US President Barack Obama was embroidered with his own name – over and over again.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s pet projects — Make in India, Jan Dhan Yojana and Beti Bachao — were on display on a rain-soaked Rajpath on Monday as chief guest President Barack Obama cheered on the Republic Day parade.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday promised a predictable tax system, easier rules and an end to red-tape to make India a favoured investment destination in back-to-back meetings with top industrialists alongside US President Barack Obama.
The need to manage China’s ambitions and maintain a multi-polar Asia has been an unsaid, but significant, motivation in determining the India-US partnership over the past decade.
China on Monday reacted sharply to an India-US joint statement referring to the disputes in the South China Sea, saying that only the involved countries should work together to resolve the problems.
The “presence” of former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa in the form of her portraits adorning all state government floats at the Republic Day parade in Chennai kicked up a huge controversy on Monday.
Always a spectacle and feast for the eyes, the Republic Day parade this year was grander, glossier and special – and one with many firsts, most notably the presence of US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama.
The accusation by Trinamool Congress MP Derek O'Brien comes in the midst of a war of words between the TMC and the BJP, in power at the Centre, over the ongoing CBI probe into the Saradha scam.
US President Barrack Obama gave the thumbs up and First Lady Michelle clapped in appreciation as multi-hued images of India’s rich cultural diversity unfolded on a rain-soaked Rajpath during the 66th Republic Day celebrations.
After the symbolism of the Republic Day celebrations, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama on Monday will get down to business by taking the bilateral ties between the two countries to the next level.
In an unprecedented move to ensure foolproof security at Rajpath, the Republic Day parade venue, people wearing dark-coloured caps and mufflers were denied entry by security personnel.
A group calling itself "Official Cyber Caliphate" said it hacked on Monday the official website of national carrier Malaysia Airlines (MAS), but the airline said its data servers remained intact and passenger bookings were not affected.
This year's Republic Day doodle showcases a tableau showing the path leading from India Gate to Rashtrapati Bhavan. Men and women dressed in trdaitional attire can be seen waving.