By Amitava Mukherjee For Congress workers Priyanka Gandhi is always an embodiment of puzzle and hope. She often raises hopes among her party workers, demoralized as they are from a long standing marginalization in India’s body polity, by suddenly dropping some too transparent hints that may be taken as her desires to shrug off hesitation […]
Washington, Feb 21 (IANS) US President Barack Obama is scheduled to meet the Dalai Lama Friday morning at the White House.
The White House made the announcement Thursday while releasing Obama’s daily schedule, adding the meeting would be closed to press, reported Xinhua.
It will be the third time that Obama meets the Dalai Lama. Their previous meetings in February 2010 and July 2011, respectively, drew strong protests from China.