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Global Politics

Obama's commercial goals in India

President Obama is heading to India this week to help US companies. India is also an important strategic ally. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Robert Kaplan, aithor of �Monsoon: The Indian Ocean and the Future of the American Power.�

Global Politics

Offering arms to India

President Obama's trip to India is not only about strengthening economic ties between the world's two largest democracies. Along with solidifying the country's relationship, the US wants to strike a military deal. Elliot Hannon reports from New Delhi.

Arts, Culture & Media

India's Antarctic base

India and Antarctica figure in the Geo Quiz. India is more than 8,000 miles from the South Pole. So that's how far a team of researchers will travel on India's first scientific expedition to the Pole. We're looking for the name of the science base.

Arts, Culture & Media

Eight Finger Eddie

Eddie was an 85 year-old American who made his life in Goa, India.He arrived there in 1965 and helped pioneer a quiet brand of drop out spiritualism among Westerners. Eight Finger Eddie died recently. The World's Alex Gallafent reports.

Sports

African weightlifting champ

Competition at the Commonwealth Games finally got underway today in Delhi, India and that's the starting point for our Geo Quiz as well. The first Gold went to a 17-year old weightlifter representing a West African country we want you to name.