Narendra Modi, Barack Obama to discuss ways to boost strategic partnership

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama would discuss a range of issues, including ways to accelerate economic growth and bolster security cooperation to deepen the US-India strategic partnership, at their maiden summit meeting on Tuesday.

PM Modi meets Nobel Laureate Harold Varmus

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday had a meeting with eminent Nobel Laureate and famous cancer specialist Professor Harold Varmus and invited him to visit India to assist in health and public care research.

PM Modi thanks Indian Americans for warm welcome in New York
PM Modi thanks Indian Americans for warm welcome in New York

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who arrived in New York on Friday on a five-day visit to the US, thanked the Indian American community for the warm welcome.

New York: PM Modi wades into cheering crowds, throws security in a tizzy
New York: PM Modi wades into cheering crowds, throws security in a tizzy

Wearing a smart burgundy bandgala and dark trousers, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi plunged into a large throng of madly cheering crowd of fans here Friday evening, throwing his security detail into a tizzy, as he arrived at his New York hotel from the airport.

PM Modi to reach New York today, security arrangements in place

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will have his hands full during his visit to the US, where he is expected to undertake more than 50 engagements over 100 hours of stay - from meeting US President Barack Obama to delivering his maiden speech at the UN General Assembly.

PM Modi departs for US after overnight halt

After an overnight transit halt here, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday left for his maiden visit to the US during which he will address the UN General Assembly, hold talks with President Barack Obama and meet top American corporate honchos besides a series of other engagements.

Narendra Modi's US visit a 'big milestone': Top Pentagon official

The maiden US visit of Narendra Modi as India's Prime Minister is a "big milestone" for both the countries, a top Pentagon official has said exuding optimism over the growing bilateral ties.

America is India's natural global partner: PM Narendra Modi
America is India's natural global partner: PM Narendra Modi

Describing America as India's "natural global partner", Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the complementary strengths of the two democracies can be used for inclusive and broad-based development to transform lives across the globe.

Frank Lampard coy over talk of extended Manchester City stay
Frank Lampard coy over talk of extended Manchester City stay

Frank Lampard insists he is yet to hold any talks about extending his loan spell at Manchester City.

PM Modi hopes visit to US will mark a new chapter in ties

Embarking on a high-profile visit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday described the US as India's "vital partner" and said that he was confident that his trip will bridge "many divisions" and mark a "new chapter" in the strategic ties.

Sushma Swaraj begins US visit, meets counterparts from 7 nations

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has begun her 10-day trip to the US with back-to-back meetings here with her counterparts from seven nations, including the UK and the Maldives.

PM Modi's US visit: New York City gears up

Ahead of Modi’s three-day visit to the US, the Barack Obama administration has said that Washington is eager to start a ‘new chapter’ as far as the bilateral relation is concerned.

Narendra Modi to brief Bangladesh PM on destabilisation threats

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will ask his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina to be alert to threats she faces when they meet in New York on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly later this month.

PM Modi's community reception: Attendees to include 5-90 years old

As Indian community here looks forward to hear Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the organisers of the upcoming reception event at the Madison Square Garden say that the 30,000-strong crowd in attendance would include age groups ranging from 5 years to 90 years.

'Modi visit offers golden opportunity to repair India-US ties'

As the US prepares to welcome Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on a landmark visit this week, several commentators have suggested ways of what they call kick-starting the US-Indian strategic partnership.

Protests, black flags await PM Narendra Modi during US visit
Protests, black flags await PM Narendra Modi during US visit

Several anti-Modi groups in the US will hold a series of protest rallies against Prime Minister Narendra Modi when he travels to New York and Washington this month.

Sushma Swaraj may meet Sartaj Aziz on sidelines of UNGA

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Pakistan's National Security and Foreign Affairs Adviser Sartaj Aziz are expected to meet at two multilateral fora on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly this week.

PM Narendra Modi's action-packed US tour combines symbolism and substance

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi embarks on a landmark action-packed US visit this week with all his engagements combining symbolism and substance to reflect India's priorities from political to strategic to business.

Scarlett Johansson gave birth in NYC
Scarlett Johansson gave birth in NYC

Hollywood siren Scarlett Johansson flew back to New York City to give birth to her daughter Rose Dorothy.

Georgian climbers erect 9/11 memorial plaque on Mt Kazbek

Eleven amateur and professional climbers from Georgia reached the summit of Mount Kazbek in northern Georgia as a memorial service for the 9/11 victims.