Trump, who has pledged to build a wall along America's border with Mexico to stop illegal aliens and drugs from entering the USA, is visiting India on February 24-25 in a bid to smooth relations strained by trade disputes.
Expressing his dissatisfaction with India, Trump, who adheres to the "America First" policy, said, "We're not treated very well by India".
"The Trump administration has been needlessly combative with India on trade and investment issues, complicating an already hard dimension of bilateral relationship". Though the people of Ahmedabad had witnessed the visits of Chinese President and Japanese Prime Minister in recent past, but the visit of US President is much different from previous. The people of his village have nicknamed him as Trump Krishna and his residence is famously known as Trump House.
Trump will have stops in Ahmedabad and New Delhi during his two-day visit. The couple will be welcomed by President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Modi.
Trade tensions between the two countries have escalated since the Trump administration levied tariffs on steel and aluminium from India.
The Motera stadium can seat some 100,000 and is said to be the world's largest cricket stadium.
Trump taking in Daytona 500 before heading West
Austin Dillon who won in 2018 is also in the lineup but he doesn't seem to be a favorite as his odds to win are now 40 to 1. Connolly did three laps in the passenger seat around the 2.5-mile track, which hasn't changed since it opened in 1959.
Juul sued by MA , allegedly advertised on children's websites
In the NY suit, that state's attorney general alleged that Juul had sent its marketing representatives to high school assemblies. But Massachusetts claims the models who "appeared in the photographs" seemed "inappropriately or unsuitably young".
Nikita Pearl Waligwa dead: Disney star Queen of Katwe dies aged 15
Uganda actress Nikita Pearl Waligwa , best known for her role "Gloria' in the Queen of Katwe ", has died at the age of 15 . She won three Ugandan Women's Junior Championship and has represented the country at four global chess olympiads.
US President Donald Trump is scheduled to touch down at Sardar Vallabhai Patel worldwide airport in Ahmedabad on February 24. Both Modi and Trump have met five times in last eight months and it was "not necessary" to have a "big ticket" announcement whenever they have their meeting, said sources.
At the Motera Stadium, the US President will speak at "Namaste Trump" event with close to 1.25 lakh people in attendance.
A government source told WION that "both sides want to reach an understanding with outcomes that balance both sides" and USA and India "don't want to rush into the deal as the issues are complicated with many decisions having an impact on people's lives and long term economic consequences". The main segment of the visit will take place in Delhi, though an option of having a short visit by the president to another city is being explored.
India is placing high hopes on Trump's visit, and local authorities have been trying their best to make a good impression.
There was no public response from the Indian government on Trump's indication that there was no trade deal in the offing.