This is not the only joke Trump has made on Modi's expense.
Trump meant to speak on the phone with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in the middle of the afternoon, apparently unaware that midafternoon in Washington is the middle of the night in Tokyo and Abe would most likely be fast asleep.
US President Donald Trump has a "bizarre" desire to frequently hold phone conversations with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron, often leaving the latter confused about the concrete agenda of the talks, media reported, citing a White House official.
Sanders said that Trump has "even worked the phone with our competitors" and that "foreign leaders appreciate that the president is willing to take their calls day and night". Trump, for example, allegedly referred to Nepal as "nipple" and Bhutan as "button" as aides prepped him for a meeting with India's prime minister.
"He wasn't great with recognizing that the leader of a country might be 80 or 85 years old and isn't going to be awake or in the right place at 10:30 or 11 p.m. their time", a former Trump NSC official told Politico.
The National Security Council is forced to tell the president that he can not immediately speak to global powers at times due to the fact that they might be asleep, several current and former aides told Politico. 'He was like, "What is this stuff in between and these other countries?"
A former White House official said that, at the beginning of his presidential term, Trump tended to frequently call foreign leaders with little preparation. On Sunday, White House counselor Kellyanne Conway told ABC News that NDAs are "typical" in offices and "we've all signed them in the West Wing", and Trump tweeted Monday: "Wacky Omarosa already has a fully signed Non-Disclosure Agreement!"
President Donald Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi hug while making statements in the Rose Garden of the White House in June 2017. He's more impulsive that way.
"He's the president of the United States. You don't just call to check in", the official said.
Likewise, a person who is close to Trump suggested that the former businessman calls on people at inopportune times because he's inconsiderate.
The article also focussed on the "diplomatic faux-pas" committed by Trump during his discussions with foreign leaders over a wide range of issues.
The 100 star Marie Avgeropoulos was arrested in Los Angeles last week and booked for felony domestic violence, TMZ reports. TMZ says he actually "begged cops not to take her away" and he was the one who 'even bailed her out.
Former Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane has reportedly been lined up for a shock move to the English Premier League . Mourinho warned United's board that the club face a "difficult season" if the squad was not improved.
BUENOS AIRES: Captain Lionel Messi will miss Argentina´s next four friendly matches, according to local press reports on Tuesday. Stoichkov also laughed off claims that Messi selects the team. 'When I played together with him, that made me happy.
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He only mentioned that Ayushman Bhava aka Modi Care - A Universal Health Care Programme will cater the needs of 10 Crore Indians. Remembering Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Modi said his government will soon fulfill Kashmir's demand for local body elections.
The win was the first time Querrey has come out on top in a third set tiebreaker this year after losing seven in a row. Weekend Toronto finalist Stefanos Tsitsipas exhausted late in a 7-5, 6-3 loss to Belgian 11th seed David Goffin.
Tillis has visited Brunson twice in Turkey and takes to the Senate floor every week to remind his countrymen of Brunson's plight. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks during a news conference Tuesday at the presidential palace in Ankara .
The abrupt removal of the Capcom title comes amid a months-long hiatus in government approvals for upcoming titles. Regulators have yet to approve the introduction of in-game purchases that Tencent needs to generate revenue from.
How Pakistan celebrated its Independence Day
Army chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa, NA speaker Ayaz Sadiq and Senate chairman Sadiq Sanjrani attend the independence day ceremony. The president said the people of the country exercised their right to vote on July 25. "Our country is a blessing for us".
Kevin De Bruyne suffers 'knee ligament' injury in training
De Bruyne only returned to training last Monday after helping Belgium to the semifinals of the World Cup in Russian Federation . He was a second-half substitute in the 2-0 Premier League-opening victory over Arsenal on Sunday, coming on in the 60th minute.
Turkey's Erdogan Threatens Boycott of US Goods
For one more time, Erdogan called on Turks to convert US dollars into lira in order to "maintain the dignity" of the currency . Its drop of as much as 18 percent on Friday hit European and U.S. stocks as investors fretted about banks' exposure to Turkey.
David Silva calls time on Spain duty
Aragones led Spain to their first major trophy at an global tournament in 44 years with victory in the 2008 Euros. Manchester City star David Silva announces worldwide retirement.
Gov. Scott declares state of emergency due to red tide
Most scientists, however, agree this particular bloom has lasted significantly longer and is particularly devastating. Work crew clean up dead fish on Coquina Beach in Bradenton Beach, Florida, on Monday Aug. 6, 2018.