Queen Consort Camilla is expected to wear a crown with the diamond, which India's governing party says "brings back painful memories of the colonial past."
Senior U.S. officials believe the Russian president's recent meetings in Central Asia reveal considerable unease about his protracted war in Ukraine.
Photos show Putin standing in front of a Russian flag as he waits for the leaders of Turkey, Azerbaijan, India and Kyrgyzstan to arrive and meet him.
"The plan is not subject to adjustment," Putin said Friday.
"Times have changed. The world does not welcome the mindset of expansion in today's times," India Prime Minister Narenda Modi said.
Amid cries from residents, the authorities, backed by the ruling Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party, demolished several shops, kiosks and a mosque front.
A senior Biden administration official said that "Prime Minister Modi took the opportunity to share his views in a pretty candid way about what's going on."
India has been leading global initiatives to tackle climate change and its impact.
Since taking office, Biden's approval rating has dipped a total of 6 percent, from 50 percent to 44 percent, a survey by Morning Consult Political Intelligence shows.
If Narendra Modi is still India's top choice for the top job and the most dominant politician in generations, it is not because he has somehow fooled voters repeatedly. The substance of his policies and the style of his politics deserve their due.
Joe Biden will host prime ministers Yoshihide Suga, Narendra Modi and Scott Morrison for the first-ever in-person Quad leaders summit on Friday
The Indian prime minister is due to meet Joe Biden on September 24 in Washington D.C.
Joe Biden and his team should follow Donald Trump's example and treat allied leaders as equals.
The victims, believed to be mostly young people, died near the Amer Fort, a 12th Century palace and popular tourist attraction, around 7.30 pm Sunday.
"The government has admitted by these changes that it has failed miserably in handling the pandemic as it should have," journalists and political analyst Nilanjan Mukhopadhyay said.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced on Monday the Indian federal government would be providing free vaccinations to adults ages 18 and older after delays and shortages.
Since February, the country has been grappling with a devastating second wave of COVID-19 that has left hospitals overwhelmed and crematoriums at full capacity.
Friday's remarks mark the first time Modi has specifically referred to the coronavirus' grip over India's countryside since the second wave emerged in February.
The Indian politician warned that the virus could "rapidly mutate" and transform "into a more contagious and more dangerous form."
"The fact that we have not been able to control the numbers is something that is extremely shocking for us," Dr. Farah Husain said.
Twitter indicated it will not fully comply with the Indian government's request to block accounts amid farmer protests, citing a commitment to defending free speech.
China is the U.S.'s largest supplier of goods imports. However trade fell by 16.2 percent last year following the imposition of tariffs, leaving U.S. companies looking to diversify their imports.
The 10 most liked and most-retweeted tweets of 2020 included a 10-second video of a sock puppet "eating" cars visible from an apartment window.
Bryan Nerren was on his way to deliver money to needy children in Nepal when he was taken by Indian authorities, setting in motion a cat-and-mouse game of international diplomacy involving President Trump and Prime Minister Modi.
The residents of the three-storey building in Bhiwandi had been told to vacate the property as it was in a dangerous condition.
The prime minister claimed an end to Chinese incursions along the disputed northern border, but satellite images and multiple reports indicate Chinese troops have reinforced rather than abandoned positions.
A man can be seen in the video footage grabbing a woman by her hair, dragging her to the ground and repeatedly using a wooden stick from a chair to beat her after she had asked him to wear a face covering while inside their office.
At least 20 Indian soldiers died Monday in hand-to-hand fighting with Chinese troops along the disputed Himalayan frontier between the nuclear-armed neighbors.