The two leaders will meet for an "informal summit" just eight months after a tense military border standoff.
Narendra Modi is set to become even more powerful following Monday's presidential election in India.
Almost four in ten voters backed Modi's party in India's biggest state, Uttar Pradesh.
The attack across the Pakistan border threatens Modi's efforts to warm relations with Pakistan.
Modi has been unwise to allow his government to earn an authoritarian and anti-Muslim reputation.
A deal with French President François Hollande for 36 combat aircraft has upset home-grown planemakers.
Leader of Hindu organisation criticised for saying Catholic nun tried to convert poor to Christianity.
At least five people in the cabinet have been charged with serious offences such as rape and rioting, in a country where politicians facing criminal charges are twice as likely to get elected