Posts tagged official-state

U.S. goals on menu as Obama dines with India’s leader (McClatchy Newspapers via Yahoo! News)

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama rolls out the red carpet Tuesday for India in the first official state visit of his presidency, but the stresses of a key relationship in a tinderbox part of the world will lie just beneath the glitz and glamour of a state dinner.

Indian PM arrives in US for Obama visit (Sky News Australia)

Indian PM Manmohan Singh has arrived in Washington for a visit to be highlighted by an official state dinner at the White House with President Barack Obama.