Asia: South & Central Early in Obama's India visit, a nuclear power breakthrough

Climate change and defense issues remain ahead for Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the state visit. Tomorrow, Obama will be the first US leader to be guest of honor at India's Republic Day military parade.

By , Correspondent

Press Trust of India/AP

President Barack Obama arrived for his state visit to India today amid military pomp, extraordinary security precautions in New Delhi, and a warm hug from Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, a leader who was on America's "no visa" list over human rights issues at the time of his election last year.