What a free trade pact with the US means for India
Entering into negotiations for a free trade agreement with the world's largest economy is not going to be a walk in the woods, nor a fireside chat
When nations, except Israel, remain ill at ease with his trade and other wars, India seems eager to welcome him with folded hands on a red carpet. If anything, the Narendra Modi government reckons it is a national honour to make him the chief guest for the 70th Republic Day celebrations. It is, however, moot whether New Delhi can afford to pay the price for the Atithi Devo Bhava, à la Donald Trump.