U.S. President Barack Obama, left, is greeted by Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, second left, as first lady Michelle Obama is received by Singh's wife Gursharan Kaur, right, in New Delhi, India, Sunday, Nov.7, 2010. Obama arrived in New Delhi, India, his second stop on a three-day visit to the world's largest democracy.(AP Photo)
November 8, 2010 5:42:47 AM PST
By ERICA WERNER Associated Press
NEW DELHI - November 8, 2010 --
President Barack Obama backed India for a permanent seat on the U.N. Security Council Monday, a dramatic diplomatic gesture to his hosts as he wrapped up his first visit to this burgeoning nation.