Obama praised Mahatma Gandhi to India’s Parliament

President Obama praised the “father of your nation” Mahatma Gandhi and noted Gandhi’s influence on Martin Luther King and the non-violent resistance that typified the American civil rights movement in his address to the Indian Parliament Monday. “I am mindful that I might not be standing before you today, as president of the United States, […]

Obama and Michelle Celebrate Diwali with Mumbai Kids

MUMBAI: “Hello! Namaste! Good Morning!”, said a beaming 49-year-old Obama to the media as he entered the venue wearing black trousers, a matching tie, a spotless white shirt with folded sleeves and without the formal jacket. Imparting a touch of informality, US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle on Sunday danced spiritedly to a […]

Obama visit may see announcement on India-US Education Council

Obama visit may see announcement on India-US Education Council US President Barack Obama’s visit to India in November is likely to give a boost to bilateral cooperation in the field of education, with the two countries planning to announce the setting up of a joint educational council. Read more on Hindustan Times NRIs may get […]