"It took the Indian Prime Minister 28 years to come to Australia. But I assure all Indians living in Australia that you will not have to wait for 28 years again," Modi said to a loud cheer from the Indian community at the Allphones Arena in Sydney.
After concluding his three-day Myanmar trip, Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Brisbane, Australia on Friday. Here, Modi will attend the G20 summit over the next two days and meet several world leaders, before participating in bilateral engagements with the Australian government. Here are the live updates from Brisbane:
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Pranab Mukherjee are expected to attend the opening and closing ceremonies of the much-awaited 35th edition of the National Games, to be held in different venues across Kerala early next year.
Friday`s dramatic announcement that the West Indies` tour of India was being cut short because of a pay dispute involving their players was not the first time a major international cricket series had come to an unexpected end.
Even as the world struggles to come to terms with the shooting down of a Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine, it has come to light that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was on the same flight path as the MH17 Boeing 777.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has sought to boost the morale and motivation of civil servants and has laid thrust on efficiency and delivery but will his message percolate down to the 18 million-strong bureaucracy known to work at its own pace?
A day after taking oath as the 15th prime minister of India, Narendra Modi will have his first international assignment on Tuesday – a one-on-one meeting with his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif, who is in India at the invitation of the BJP leader.