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China's Defense Minister arrives in India today for 4-day visit

21 Aug 2018

China's Defense Minister arrives in India today for 4-day visit

China has said its relations with India are improving steadily in all areas, including the military sphere, as its Defense Minister Lt Gen Wei Fenghe is set to begin his four-day visit to New Delhi today, the first after the 73-day Doklam standoff last year.

Anti-terror ops to be focus of mega military-drill in Russia

15 Jul 2018

Anti-terror ops to be focus of mega military-drill in Russia

Boosting counter-terror cooperation and evolving a common strategy to deal with radicalization will be the focus of a mega military exercise in Russia next month, in which India, Pakistan, and other member nations of Shanghai Cooperation Organization will participate.

#ModiInChina: PM Modi invites Kazakhstan to join International Solar Alliance

10 Jun 2018

#ModiInChina: PM Modi invites Kazakhstan to join International Solar Alliance

PM Narendra Modi today held a "productive" meeting with Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev and invited his country to join International Solar Alliance (ISA).

Modi lands in China for SCO Summit, meets President Jinping

09 Jun 2018

Modi lands in China for SCO Summit, meets President Jinping

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has arrived in Qingdao, China to attend the two-day 18th Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Summit.

India-Russia to ink Rs. 39,000cr defense deal in October

05 Apr 2018

India-Russia to ink Rs. 39,000cr defense deal in October

India will reportedly finalize Rs. 39,000cr deal with Russia for the S-400 Triumf air defense missile systems in October when PM Modi and President Putin would meet in New Delhi for the India-Russia annual summit.

Nirmala Sitharaman: India ready for any situation in Doklam

27 Mar 2018

Nirmala Sitharaman: India ready for any situation in Doklam

On Sunday, Defense Minister Nirmala Sitharaman assured that the country was "alert and ready for any situation that may arise in Doklam."

SCO Summit: Swaraj'll represent India, but will she meet Pakistan?

26 Nov 2017

SCO Summit: Swaraj'll represent India, but will she meet Pakistan?

India and Pakistan will come face to face next week at the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summit in Russia's Sochi. There's still no proposal for diplomatic talks, sources said.

Can Ajit Doval work his magic to resolve Sikkim standoff?

28 Jul 2017

Can Ajit Doval work his magic to resolve Sikkim standoff?

As tensions are boiling between India and China over the military standoff in Doklam, National Security Advisor Ajit Doval met with top Chinese diplomat Yang Jiechi, on the sidelines of a BRICS security summit in Beijing.

India-China relations: A tale of clashing and co-operation

04 Jul 2017

India-China relations: A tale of clashing and co-operation

India and China are undoubtedly, two important power centres in today's international arena.

Amid Sikkim stand-off, India and China attend the SCO summit

02 Jul 2017

Amid Sikkim stand-off, India and China attend the SCO summit

Amidst an intensifying stand-off between Indian and Chinese troops at the border in Sikkim, the two countries attended the Shanghai Co-operation Organization meeting held in Dalian, in North-east China.

In a major goof-up, Pakistani tableau features Red Fort

15 Jun 2017

In a major goof-up, Pakistani tableau features Red Fort

The world knows that Pakistan claims Jammu and Kashmir as its territory. But Delhi's Red Fort?

Modi, Xi Jinping to hold talks at SCO summit

09 Jun 2017

Modi, Xi Jinping to hold talks at SCO summit

Official sources have confirmed that PM Modi will meet Chinese President Xi Jinping on the sidelines of the ongoing Shanghai Co-operation Organization (SCO) summit in Astana, Kazakhstan.

Modi runs into Nawaz Sharif at SCO, enquires about health

09 Jun 2017

Modi runs into Nawaz Sharif at SCO, enquires about health

PM Modi exchanged greetings with Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif when the two happened to run into each other at the Leaders' Lounge in Astana-Opera before the Shanghai Cooperation Organization concert.

Shanghai Co-operation Organization to admit India, Pakistan as full members

08 Jun 2017

Shanghai Co-operation Organization to admit India, Pakistan as full members

All eyes are on India and Pakistan as they are set to be admitted as members of the Shanghai Co-operation Organization, at the annual summit to be held in Astana, Kazakhstan, on 8-9 June.

Modi's Russia visit: India seals Kudankulam deal, SCO membership

02 Jun 2017

Modi's Russia visit: India seals Kudankulam deal, SCO membership

PM Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin finalized the deal to construct units 5 and 6 of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP).