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Barack Obama to arrive 10 a.m. Sunday


New Delhi: US President Barack Obama will arrive here at 10 a.m. on Sunday, the external affairs ministry said Thursday.

Power minister Piyush Goyal will be the minister-in-waiting.

“We see the visit of President Obama as strengthening our ties across the full spectrum of our relationship,” ministry spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin said.

Obama will be the chief guest at the Republic Day parade on Jan 26 and is also scheduled to visit Agra.