Royal dinner: Donald and Melania Trump relish Bukhara's 4-decade-old popular menu, naan and sikandari raan

The Trumps were staying in the Grand Presidential Suite of Delhi's ITC Maurya Hotel.

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Sources said Donald and Melania Trump liked 'naan' and 'Sikandari Raan'.
NEW DELHI: US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania relished 'naan' and 'sikandari raan', a non-vegetarian dish, from the Bukhara restaurant of ITC Maurya Hotel, where the couple stayed during their visit to the national capital, sources said.

Trump's daughter Ivanka and his son-in-law Jared Kushner were at the Bukhara, they added.

The entire hotel was booked for the US delegation accompanying Trump.
The entire hotel was booked for the US delegation accompanying Trump.


Sources said the president and the first lady liked 'naan' and 'Sikandari Raan', which were key features of the over four-decades-old restaurant's menu.

The hotel, however, remain tight-lipped.

(L-R) ​President Ram Nath Kovind, his wife Savita pose with US President Donald Trump and US First Lady Melania Trump as they arrive for a state banquet at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi​.
(L-R) President Ram Nath Kovind, his wife Savita pose with US President Donald Trump and US First Lady Melania Trump as they arrive for a state banquet at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi.

The entire hotel was booked for the US delegation accompanying Trump.
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The president stayed in the Grand Presidential Suite of the five-star property, which has hosted his predecessor Barack Obama and other US presidents like George W Bush and Bill Clinton.

Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner were at the Bukhara​ too.
Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner were at the Bukhara too.

Trump, who was on his maiden visit to India, landed in the national capital on the evening of February 24 after attending the 'Namaste Trump' event in Ahmedabad and visiting the Taj Mahal in Agra.

The hotel was under a three-tier security cover and the Indian security agencies were working in close coordination with the US Secret Service.

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Trump Women Go Desi On Their India Visit; Rock Sherwanis, Jumpsuits & Vibrant Floral Dresses
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The moment President Donald Trump announced his two-day visit to India, fashion enthusiasts all over the country and beyond, couldn’t help but speculate what the two ladies from the First Family - Melania and Ivanka Trump would don.

Both women are known for their fashion choices, no matter what the occasion is. Be it their tours and visits to other nations or something as routine as going to a campaign rally, Melania and Ivanka have rarely disappointed with their sartorial choices.

Ahead of their India visit, all eyes were on the two women and keeping up with the trend, the Trump women didn’t disappoint. Let’s take a look at the style statement that Melania and Ivanka made on their two-day visit to India.

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Fashion enthusiasts all over the nation knew that they’ll get to witness high-end fashion. Ivanka Trump’s wardrobe was a breath of fresh air as it was high-end, yet sustainable.

The 38-year-old American businesswoman wore a beautiful baby blue dress with red coloured flowers printed on it. The dress by New-York based designer Proenza Schouler earned applause from many, not just for it’s style but also for the statement that Ivanka made by choosing it. It wasn’t the first time the 38-year-old was wearing the dress, having also opted for it during her visit to Argentina last year.

While several celebrities and brands are now moving towards sustainable fashion, it was indeed a praiseworthy move on Ivanka’s part to start a conversation about the same. Jane Fonda, too, started a conversation around sustainable fashion by wearing the same dress at the Oscars this year that she wore for Cannes 2014. Joaquin Phoenix, too, in his acceptance speech spoke about sustainability.

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Those who say high-end fashion and comfort don’t go hand-in-hand are clearly mistaken. There is no dearth of stunning outfits that look good and at the same time, are comfortable to wear. Case in point, First Lady Melania Trump’s outfit that she donned on the first day of her visit to India.

Melania Trump rocked a white jumpsuit by French-American designer Herve Pierre, accessorised with a green and gold embroidered sash, as she walked out of the Air Force One along with President Donald Trump.

The First Lady paid a subtle tribute to India with her wardrobe, as the sash was discovered by the designer in an early 20th century Indian textile document given to him by his friends.

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If you thought day one of Trump ladies’ visit to India was high on fashion, wait till you read about day two. The women from the First Family outdid themselves in terms of fashion on the final day of their visit. Ivanka Trump went desi and made a powerful statement in an Anita Dogre sherwani.

The classic, white sherwani took the Internet by storm and became a talking point on social media. The sherwani was made out of handwoven silk from Murshidabad, West Bengal. When asked, designer Anita Dongre called the outfit ‘timeless and such a classic’.

To many, it seemed like Ivanka was emulating Melania who wore white on both days of her India visit. This is not the first time a foreign dignitary has donned an Anita Dogre collection. In the past, Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge, Queen Mathilde of Belgium, Sophie Trudeau, the First Lady of Canada and Hillary Clinton, Former First Lady of the United States have all worn outfits by the designer.

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The First Lady rocked a floral-embroidered belted cotton-poppy shirtdress on her visit to Rashtrapati Bhawan on day two. Melania also happened to visit the Government schools in Delhi and attend the Happiness Program in the school.

The dress gave major spring/ summer fashion vibes. With a collared neckline and folded sleeves, complete with a red belt, Melania dressed her sartorial best. The Carolina Herrera dress costs approximately Rs 1,15,265 and is available for purchase on the designer’s website.

Just like day 1, Melania rocked loose hair, minimal make-up and slayed everyone with her outfit choice.

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Ivanka Trump made a statement promoting sustainable fashion on the very first day of her visit to India. On her final day, the budding businesswoman made another powerful statement by going for an Indian designer for the second day in a row.

The 38-year-old rocked a full-length Anarkali suit with a front slit by Indian designer Rohit Bal. The bandhgala style suit had beautiful floral embroideries and intricate work with golden wires on the sleeves.

Ivanka’s outfit is a part of Bal’s famous Guldastah collection, which is a tribute to Rohit’s birthplace, Kashmir. The Anarkali suit comes after Ivanka had donned a classic, white sherwani by Anita Dogre on her second day.

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Making the final fashion statement of the night and ending her visit on a high note, the First Lady went for a bubblegum pink dress by Carolina Herrera. With a knee-high slit, flowy sleeves and a high neck, Melania slayed everyone with her killer outfit.

Mrs Trump went all out when it came to accessories. She donned pretty kundan jhumkas and gave a desi twist to her wardrobe. The cherry on top of the cake was a pair of pink and white kitten heels which complemented her dress well.



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