Sources at the ITC Maurya said despite his high-profile commitments, the US President did not miss his daily workout at the gym.
Modi seemed not only willing but eager to redefine India’s relationship with the US at a time China is on the rise.
Vishal said he received a call from the US embassy on January 22, informing him that he would be meeting the Obamas.
“There were rumours Air Force One could land at either Jaipur or Ahmedabad if visibility was not viable for landing at Delhi,” a source said.
Manish Tewari was more direct in describing the “relevance” of Obama’s message.
She added that the moment when Obama walked up to the stage was “incredible”.
US President Barack Obama on Monday announced $1 billion dollar lending support to Indian small and medium enterprises through Overseas Private Investment Corporation.
Obama said his daughters were “fascinated by the culture, and the history of India”.
Finance ministry is expected to work out a roadmap for the second phase of the scheme soon, which will kick off over the next few months.
Obama cautioned his hosts against the emerging threats to its cultural and religious pluralism.
Obama said that unless countries like India embraced cleaner fuel, the world stood no chance against climate change.
Shah said, “Pakistan and America are countries that have created factories producing terrorists”.
According to Goyal, the US First Lady was very “thrilled” and “impressed” by the Republic Day parade in India.
Obama visit recognised long term convergence of interests. India will need to reciprocate.
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