Government on Tuesday invited
protesting Jat leaders in Uttar Pradesh and Haryana, demanding
reservation in Central Government jobs, for talks in a bid to
find an amicable resolution to the vexed issue.
US President Barack Obama has
invited South Carolina Governor-elect Indian-American Nikki
Haley and other newly elected governors to the White House,
saying it would be a terrific opportunity to hear from them.
India, a founding member of the NAM, was not invited to a luncheon
meeting hosted by US Vice President Joe Biden, where he
professed that the grouping and his country had similar goals
on nuclear security and non-proliferation.
A Malaysian minister on Saturday rejected
Tamil Nadu government`s invitation to attend the World Tamil
Classical Conference in Chennai in June saying the state has
"failed" to take up Sri Lankan Tamils` cause with the Centre.