canada-india relations

Harper’s pop-in seemed to have much less drama than a certain visit by the current Prime Minister.

Former PM Stephen Harper (who was dressed in a dark suit) has friendly meeting with the Indian prime minister

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi (R) greets France's President Emmanuel Macron upon his arrival for a ceremonial reception at the Indian Presidential Palace in New Delhi on March 10, 2018.Money Sharma/AFP/Getty Images

French president goes to India and it’s not a hot mess.

It’ll be a cold day in Delhi before the Indian government shuts down the Tah Mahal for a Canadian dignitary again.

Perhaps Justin Trudeau’s India trip could have been salvaged with some elephants?

Prime Minister Trudeau's India trip is his first foreign trip that's generated negative international headlines. And with the opposition ready to pounce next week, Liberal insiders tell Chief Political Correspondent David Akin they're frustrated and they'll want a full accounting of what happened.

Had it just been the snickering from the usual suspects about his clothes, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau likely would have ended his week in India with little political damage and possibly even a bump in popularity in Canada’s large Indian diaspora.

The 46-year-old appears to have a vast collection of novelty socks - including a whole array in a Star Wars theme.

Putting his best foot forward: Justin Trudeau dons Darth Vader socks during trip to meet Star Wars fan Indian Prime Minister Modi after he was snubbed by the leader.