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'Action, not talk will steer Obama's visit'

The focus of US President Barack Obama's upcoming India visit will be to demonstrate what the two countries can do together on a host of issues from health to defence and trade to climate change than talk rhetoric, top officials said today.

Nuke deal talks on agenda, says minister

A  week before US President Barack Obama’s scheduled visit to India, minister of state for science and technology Prithviraj Chavan said, on Friday, that talks surrounding nuclear agreements were very much on the agenda.

India not to make 'hasty decisions' on outcome of Obama visit

India today said it will not make any "hasty decisions" on the outcome of discussions with President Barack Obama on "complex" issues of outsourcing, seat for India in UN Security Council and withdrawal of US ban on export of dual-use technology.

India, US finalise $5-bn defence pacts

India and the US have reached agreements on two lucrative defence deals worth nearly $5 billion that will give employment to nearly 26,500 people in job-starved America.

Open up your markets: Obama to India

US President Barack Obama today sought reciprocity in trade and access to Indian market to allay the fears of Americans that the relationship was a one-way street.

India-US ties anchor of security, world prosperity: Obama

Stating that he was determined to take bilateral ties to an entirely new level, US President Barack Obama today asserted that India-US relationship could be the anchor for security and prosperity in Asia and the world.

US business pleased with Obama's approach to trade with India

US business is pleased with the way President Barack Obama has put trade and economic ties right at the top of priorities during his India visit.

How India-US trade can scale greater heights

This week, President Barack Obama is visiting India for the first time, one year after Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's official state visit to the United States in November 2009.  President Obama's visit will be an important milestone in strengthening the US-India strategic partnership. Timothy F Geithner writes.

Cooperation in education holds great promise: PM

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today said partnership between India and the US on education held "great promise" as no other countries were "better equipped to be partners in building the knowledge economy of the future".

India, US to start dialogue on security: PM

India and the US have decided to start a new homeland security dialogue to deepen their cooperation, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said today.

India welcomes US support for NSG membership

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said today India welcomed US support for membership of multilateral regimes like the Nuclear Suppliers Group.

Arithmetic of Indo-US deals: $10 bn or $15 bn?

The mega commercial deals between Indian and US companies that were announced during US President Barack Obama's visit have raised one question: Are they worth $10 billion, as variously reported, or $15 billion as stated by White House?

India-US education summit next year

India and the US will hold their first-ever higher education summit next year, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and US President Barack Obama announced at a joint press conference on Monday.

US joins India to set up global N-Centre in Haryana

The US today joined hands with India to set up a Global Centre for Nuclear Energy Partnership for research and development of secure and proliferation resistant reactor systems.
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US first lady's India programme

US first lady Michelle Obama has two items on her itinerary separate from the President's. Jayanth Jacob reports.

Obama's India visit: Detailed itinerary

US President arrives at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai on Saturday, November 6, 2010. Event will be telecast live on DD News.


Does Obama's 26/11 speech fall short of India's expectations?

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