Obama makes pitch for affections of Modi government


WASHINGTON, D.C.: US President Barack Obama on Tuesday (Wednesday in Manila) hailed the “energy” and “determination” of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, flexing the symbolism of his office to court the affections of the new Indian government. Modi, meanwhile, told Obama that he hoped for an agreement “soon” to free up a major global trade facilitation agreement, blocked by the government in New Delhi over concerns its food subsidies to the poor could face legal challenges.



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