Tight vigil on, preparations on peak for Modi, Xi summit

Ahead of the India-China summit, this ancient coastal town near Chennai has been virtually turned into a fortress with unprecedented security arrangements while the beautification and other preparations touched a feverish pitch. Continue Reading

Palaniswami welcomes Modi, Xi Jinping for summit

Tamilnadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami today extended a warm welcome to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping for their second informal summit near here 11 and 12 October. Continue Reading

Terror threat to Chinese President during Chennai visit

Ahead of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s much talked about visit to Chennai and Mamallapuram, during which he will hold discussions with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, reports claim that the Kanchipuram Collector has received a threat letter. Continue Reading

MEA makes official confirmation of Xi Jinping’s visit to India

Chinese President Xi Jinping will visit India from 11 to 12 October for the second informal summit with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the External Affairs Ministry announced today. Continue Reading

Chennai gets ready to host Modi-Xi meet

With just less than a week left for the much talked about informal summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping, not just Mamallapuram but the entire Chennai has come under a security blanket, besides receiving facelift. Continue Reading

I love Tamil, Tamilnadu: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said Tamil is now echoing in the United States. He was referring to his remarks in Tamil in his addresses during his US tour last week. Modi said he had pointed out that Tamil was an ancient language of the world. Continue Reading

Chinese officials inspect Mamallapuram ahead of Modi-Xi Jinping summit

A delegation of Chinese officials on Friday inspected world heritage site monuments here, including the famous shore temple ahead of the summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Xi Jinping, slated to be held here next month. Continue Reading

TN may host next informal summit between Modi and Xi Jinping in Oct

The coastal town of Mamallapuram near here might host the next informal summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping in October, top government sources said here on Monday. Continue Reading