During President Donald Trump's visit, India and the United States on Tuesday finalised defence deals under which 30 military helicopters will be procured from two American defence majors for the Indian armed forces.
At Wednesday's news conference, he said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is "a great gentleman, a great leader", and India is an "incredible country".
"With a rising economy and aspiration of 1.3 billion people, India has emerged as a key and strategic partner for the U.S. even as the U.S. remains the most important and promising destination for Indian export of goods and services".
In a tweet, his daughter Ivanka said that, Trump announced that US International Development Finance Corporation "will establish a permanent presence in India to strengthen our economic ties, improve development plus further women's economic empowerment through WGDP (Women's Global Development and Prosperity Initiative)!"
Bilateral trade between the two countries totalled $142.6bn (£110.3bn) in 2018.
Correspondents say the timing of the unrest is an embarrassment to Mr Modi and the violence has taken the spotlight away from Mr Trump's visit. Importantly, his visit has provided an opportunity to showcase India's rich culture and tradition to a powerful leader, and that the country has the puissance to host such larger than life events that reach out to other nations across the globe. We " ll have it. I don " t know if it'll be done before the election, but we " ll have a very big deal with India, ' Trump said ahead of his visit. "Thank you India!" said White House Press Secretary Stephanie Grisham. Rampaging mobs in the north-eastern parts of New Delhi were attacking Muslims on the streets, vandalising their shops and setting vehicles and homes on fire, even as law enforcement officials appeared to be standing by mutely, perhaps outnumbered, watching the spectacle unfold.
Asked about the violence, he told reporters that the incident was "up to India" to handle. While the USA side complains that India never closes the last mile problems, Indian officials say the moment they come to closing the last mile distance, more demands are made by the US.
The only area where the full potential for bilateral cooperation may not have been realised is on trade.
"That is a statement coming from the Prime Minister" and that carries a lot of value and weight, Panagariya said adding that Modi does not talk loosely and when he says that there will be a trade deal going forward, "I feel there is some substance to that".
Putting the trade deal question in perspective, Alyssa Ayress, Senior Fellow for India, Pakistan, and South Asia at the Council on Foreign Relations, said that ultimately more economic openness would be to the benefit of not only India's trading partners but itself.
On Monday, Defense Secretary Mark Esper said both countries were looking to scale back some training in response to the outbreak. An American soldier stationed in the southeastern South Korean town of Chilgok tested positive for the new coronavirus , U.S.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , said the case is the first person-to-person transmission of the COVID-19 virus. All of the 60 other cases in the US had traveled from overseas or had been in close contact with those who traveled.
Under his captaincy, SRH won their first IPL trophy in 2016 after beating Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in the final. Williamson-led SRH finished as the runners-up in the IPL 2018 and finished in the fourth position in the IPL 2019.
Chinese citizens wear face masks as they check in to their Air China flight to Beijing, at Los Angeles International Airport. The California Health and Human Services Agency is eyeballing other state-owned facilities as quarantine sites as well.
Beckham's team play their first-ever Major League Soccer ( MLS ) fixture this weekend against LAFC in Los Angeles. It's not about the biggest name or personality, it's about who fits in best with the players.
Rahane further informed that they didn't yet make a decision about picking one between Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja. The senior India , a few of whom have played and won the tournament in their younger years, sent their wishes to the colts.
Japanese government spokesman Yoshihide Suga, however, has said Pound's opinion doesn't reflect the official view of the IOC. It has altered sporting events across the world, with many moving or canceling events in China and surrounding countries.
In China, where the virus first appeared, the virus has killed more than 2,600 people. "I can't leave my room", he added. He said: "Once it gets to that point, there isn't a way to stop it coming into the United Kingdom in a big way".
Mahathir reiterated on Thursday he still can not accept UMNO but was willing to embrace UMNO members who leave the party. He said he's willing to co-operate and accept support from individual UMNO lawmakers, but not the party as a whole.
John Stewart, who chairs anti-expansion group Hacan, said: "This ruling has killed off the third runway for good". The cost of the project was initially estimated at £14 billion ($17.8bn) but has since risen to £32bn ( $40.6).
Global financial impacts have meanwhile taken a major hit, sinking for nearly a week straight and losing $3.6 trillion in value. It has jumped to about 30 countries and territories, with some three dozen deaths outside China, according to a Reuters tally.
On Wednesday, however, she tested positive again after developing a sore throat and chest pains about a week ago. But its handling of the virus has drawn increasing criticism, including from opposition politicians.
Govt 'taking every step' to stop the spread of coronavirus
Coronaviruses are zoonotic, meaning they are transmitted between animals and people, the World Health Organisation says. Japan has almost 170 cases, besides the 691 linked to a cruise ship that was quarantined off its coast this month.
COVID-19 case tally: 81312 cases, 2770 deaths
Chinese authorities said the number of new deaths stood at 29 on Thursday, the lowest daily tally since January 28. The jury is still out on this one, although scientists believe there is evidence of asymptomatic transmission.