Howdy Modi HIGHLIGHTS: Modi-Trump chemistry in full display, President, PM take a victory lap

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Updated:Sep 23, 2019 1:45:15 am

Howdy Modi in Houston HIGHLIGHTS: Prime Minister Modi today said that the country has now become impatient for new India. He also said that changes his government brought into the system in the last five years.

PM Modi and Donald Trump on stage for Howdy Modi event at NRG Stadium in Houston.

PM Narendra Modi in Houston, US HIGHLIGHTS: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday addressed an event that could be best described as “historic by any foreign leader on the US soil” with President Donald Trump by his side for gala Howdy Modi event at NRG Stadium in Houston. Both Prime Minister Modi and President Trump addressed a strong crowd of over 50000 Indian Americans in what could be called biggest ever political event for the Indian leader outside India.

Speaking at the event, both the leaders praised each other for taking Indo-US relationship at greater heights. They also committed to take on “radical Islamic terrorism” that has bled both India and the US. PM Modi said that the time has come to launch a decisive battle against terrorism. Without naming Pakistan, Modi hit out at the neghbouring country for “nurturing and supporting” terrorism.

After their speech, Prime Minister Modi and President Trump took a lap around the NRG Stadium by holding each other’s hands.

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    00:09 (IST)23 Sep 2019
    Trump is an expert in 'The Art of Deal, learning a lot from him: Modi

    Trump calls me a tough negotiator but he himself is an expert in 'The Art of Deal'. I'm learning a lot from him, says Modi at Howdy Modi.

    00:06 (IST)23 Sep 2019
    Time for a decisive battle against terrorism: Modi at HowdyModi

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi: Be it the 9/11 in the United States or 26/11 in Mumbai, where are the conspirators found? Time has come for a decisive battle against terrorism and those who encourage terrorism. 

    00:00 (IST)23 Sep 2019
    Modi lashes out at Pakistan for supporting terror

    In a veiled attack on Pakistan, Prime Minister Modi today said there are some people who cannot handle their own country's affairs but have problem with developments in India. "These are the same people who support and nurtured terrorism," he said.

    00:00 (IST)23 Sep 2019
    Aiming high and achieving higher: PM Modi

    India is today aiming high and achieving higher. 

    23:39 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    Our various languages are an identity of our democratic society: PM Modi

    PM Modi at Howdy Modi: Our various languages are an important identity of our liberal and democratic society. For centuries our nation has been moving forward with dozens of languages and hundreds of dialects. Diversity is the foundation of our vibrant democracy.

    23:35 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    I'm working on directions of 130 crore Indians: PM on Howdy Modi event

    I apologise to people who were not able to make it for the event due to lack of space in the stadium. This atmosphere is unprecedented and extraordinary when you talk of Texas then everything is on a grand scale. I am seeing history being made, and new chemistry also. India's diversity is the strength of the country's vibrant democracy. This event is called #HowdyModi, but I am no one, I am a common man working on the directions of 130 crore Indians.

    23:30 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    All is well in India, PM responds to Howdy Modi

    The name of this event is Howdy Modi hai. But Modi alone is nothing. I am a person working for the wishes of 130 crore people in India. So when you ask - Howdy Modi, I would say all is well in India.

    23:27 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    We're witnessing history in making: PM Modi at Howdy Modi

    Prime Minister Modi said that the world was witnessing history in making in the US. 

    23:23 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    Modi begins his mega speech in Hindi

    After President Trump's speech highlighting the close ties between India and the US, Prime Minister starts his speech in Hindi. 

    23:20 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    We'll take care of Indian Americans before any illegal immigrants in US: Trump

    Donald Trump said that his administration is going to take care of our Indian Americans citizens before any illegal immigrants in America.  

    23:16 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    India, US will together fight against radical Islamic terrorism: Trump at Howdy Modi event

    Donald Trump: India, US will together fight against radical Islamic terrorism. 

    23:11 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    India has never invested in the US like it is doing today: Trump

    India has never invested in the US like it is doing today and it's reciprocal as we are doing the same in India, says Donald Trump.

    23:07 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    India has lifted nearly 300 million out of poverty, this is incredible: Trump at HowdyModi event

    US President Donald Trump: As a result of PM Modi's pro-growth policies, India has lifted nearly 300 million out of poverty, and that is an incredible number. #HowdyModi

    23:06 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    India will never have better US President than me: Donald Trump at Howdy Modi event

    "India will never have better US President than me and Prime Minister Modi knows it," says Donald Trump while addressing his joint rally with Narendra Modi.

    22:56 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    History in the making, Modi says while introducing Trump

    Howdy Modi: Today, he is here with us it's my honour and privilege to welcome here in this magnificent stadium and magnificent gathering. Every time I meet him, I can feel the energy and warmth. Millions around in different time zones are with us today and are witnessing history in the making. 

    22:48 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    Prime Minister Modi welcomes Donald Trump to mega rally

    From CEO to commander-in-chief, Modi praises Donald Trump at Howdy Modi event at NRG Stadium at Houston. 

    22:33 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    US President Donald Trump arrives at NRG stadium in Houston

    US President Donald Trump has arrived at NRG Stadium in Houston. He was received by External Affairs Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar. #HowdyModi

    22:20 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    That’s a Texas-sized crowd: MEA on Howdy Modi event

    MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar tweets: Electric atmosphere at the NRG arena in Houston as 50,000 strong Indian Americans wait for the historic occasion when PM  Narendra Modi comes on stage together with US President Donald Trump at #HowdyModi. 

    22:16 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    Inspired by the modern India: Steny Hoyer at Howdy Modi event

    Majority Leader Steny H Hoyer: We are inspired by the modern India he (Prime Minister Modi) leads while mindful of the challenges, undeterred as India reaches into a new frontier of space and equally determined to lift millions out of poverty back on earth. #HowdyModi

    22:14 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    Bernie Sanders says he's deeply concerned about Kashmir

    Howdy Modi at Houston: Amid Donald Trump-Narendra Modi bonhomie at NRG Stadium at Houston, Democratic party leader Bernie Sanders has criticised India over the lockdown in Jammu and Kashmir.

    22:13 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    Howdy Modi LIVE

    House Majority Leader Steny H Hoyer: (India) like America proud of its traditions to secure a future according to Gandhi's teachings and Nehru's vision of India as a secular democracy where respect for pluralism and human rights safeguard every individual. #HowdyModi

    22:07 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    PM Modi thanks Houston for amazing welcome

    Prime Minister Modi thanked Houston for the rapturous welcome at NRG Stadium for the HowdyModi event. 

    22:00 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    Steny Hoyer thanks Indian Americans who have made a difference

    Steny Hoyer at Howdy Modi: I want to thank thousands of Indian Americans who have made a difference. So long as there are tears and suffering, our work will not be over.

    21:56 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    Proud of US Congress for strengthening partnership with India: Steny Hoyer at Howdy Modi show

    Proud of US Congress for strengthening partnership with India. Today, US-India partnership is spread across several areas, says Steny Hoyer.

    21:55 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    Donald Trump - First US President to address such a large gathering of Indian-Americans

    Donald Trump will be the first American President to address such a large gathering of Indian-Americans. 

    21:54 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    India US ties remain bipartisan: Hoyer at Howdy Modi event

    Hoyer says India US ties remain bipartisan. He invokes the father of the nation, Mahatama Gandhi.

    21:52 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    Ted Cruz and John Cornyn welcome Pm Modi

    Ted Cruz and John Cornyn both reaffirmed their support for US India relations and welcomed PM Narendra Modi to Texas.

    #HowdyModi

    21:51 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    Howdy Modi: Democratic party house leader Steny Hoyer welcomes PM Modi

    Democratic party house leader Steny Hoyer welcomes PM Modi. Before him, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner presented 'Key to Houston' to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. 

     
     
     
    21:48 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    Sylvester Turner presents 'Key to Houston' to Modi

    Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner presents 'Key to Houston' to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. 

    21:40 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    America is proud to be your friend: Ted Cruz to Indians at Howdy Modi event

    "India is the largest democracy on the face of the earth and America is proud to be your friend": Ted Cruz at NRG Stadium, Houston  

    This is certainly a Texas-sized welcome for PM Modi: John Cornyn

    21:31 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    Congressional delegation takes stage at Howdy Modi event

    A number of elected representatives are now on the stage at NRG Stadium for Howdy Modi event. 

    21:31 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    Congressional delegation takes stage at Howdy Modi event

    A number of elected representatives are now on the stage at NRG Stadium for Howdy Modi event. 

    21:27 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner addresses Howdy Modi event

    Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner is addressing Howdy Modi event: Contribution of the Indian diaspora is huge in science, technology, culture.  

    #WATCH LIVE from Houston, USA: 'Howdy Modi' event underway at NRG Stadium https://t.co/HWDTCUbbAP

    21:10 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    Won't be surprised if there is some announcement by Trump: John Cornyn

    United States Senator for Texas, John Cornyn: I won't be surprised if there is some announcement by President Trump today. Hopefully, we will be able to sort out the trade differences. #HowdyModi

    21:07 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    PM Modi arrives at NRG Stadium, Houston

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has arrived at NRG Stadium, Houston to address his mega-event with President Trump. Moments before his arrival at the Stadium, Modi had replied to US President Trump's tweet saying it surely will be a great day. 

    20:53 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    PM Modi responds to Trump: It surely will be a great day

    Prime Minister Modi responds to Trump saying, "It surely will be a great day! Looking forward to meeting you very soon @realDonaldTrump." .

    20:51 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    Howdy, Modi' in Houston

    President Trump ahead of the mega event: "Will be in Houston to be with my friend. Will be a great day in Texas! We'll be going to Houston and we'll be at a very nice big stadium packed full of people with Prime Minister Modi.

    Trump and Modi will address over 50,000 Indian-Americans at the NRG Stadium shortly.

    20:36 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    WATCH LIVE: Indian cultural diversity at full display
    20:33 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    Will be a great day in Texas: Donald Trump ahead of mega show with Modi

    President Trump tweets: Will be in Houston to be with my friend. Will be a great day in Texas! He will join Prime Minister Modi at NRG Stadium shortly.  

    20:13 (IST)22 Sep 2019
    HowdyModi: Event begins with Sikh Gurbani prayer

    HowdyModi: The blockbuster event begins with a Sikh Gurbani prayer from the Kirtan singers of the Guru Nanak Society of Greater Cincinnati. 

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