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Australian PM Abbott Ceremonially Welcomed in New Delhi

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott met his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi at a welcome ceremony at the Presidential Palace in New Delhi on Friday (September 5). Abbott is in India on a two-day visit and the two leaders are expected to discuss a possible uranium deal. Work on an India-Australia agreement has been underway since Australia, which has 40 percent of the world's known uranium reserves, lifted a long-standing ban on selling uranium to energy-starved India in 2012.

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