Shubhajit Roy


Satisfied we did not surrender to Shiv Sena’s threat: Sudheendra Kulkarni
Sat, Nov 28, 2015

Kulkarni, chairman of Observer Research Foundation’s Mumbai chapter, said, “I feel satisfied we did not surrender before Shiv Sena’s threat."

PM delinks terror from religion in Malaysia: to keep the radical right at bay
Mon, Nov 23, 2015

During his visit, India-Malaysia agreed to intensify cooperation on security, make defense cooperation stronger, advance maritime security and to collaborate in cyber security.

French President Hollande invited as Republic Day guest
Sun, Nov 22, 2015

Week after Paris, Modi underlines: Terror a major global challenge, affects us all

Counter terrorism commitment at G-20 summit: will it remain on paper?
Tue, Nov 17, 2015

For the first time, terror groups like the Lashkar-e-Toiba were named in a joint document between India and UK.

G-20 vows to ‘suppress’ terror
Tue, Nov 17, 2015

Expresses concern over ‘growing flow of foreign terrorists’, to tackle ‘financing channels’

Some countries still using terrorism as state policy: Narendra Modi
Tue, Nov 17, 2015

This is his strongest statement against Pakistan at the global forum of world’s top leaders — the G-20 summit — so far.

Climate change: Paris pact should be balanced, ambitious
Tue, Nov 17, 2015

Leaders of the world’s leading economies said on Monday that the Paris agreement on climate change should be “fair, balanced, ambitious, durable and dynamic”.

All elements of Bali package must be fully implemented: PM Modi
Tue, Nov 17, 2015

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday expressed concern over a slowdown in global trade at the G20 Summit. “Prospects for increase in trade momentum remain bleak in the prevailing global economic environment. Efforts to accelerate global economic growth will help trade,” the Prime Minister said in his intervention during the working luncheon session at G20 […]

G20 endorses India’s concerns over delays in implementation of IMF reforms
Tue, Nov 17, 2015

Prime Minister Narendra Modi had expressed hope, earlier in the day, that the US would ratify the quota reforms of the International Monitoring Fund, a key demand of the developing countries.

Overseas black money: Global cooperation needed for return of illicit money, says PM Modi
Tue, Nov 17, 2015

‘Barriers of banking secrecy must be addressed’

Need to unite against terror more urgent than ever: Modi
Mon, Nov 16, 2015

"Today, we meet in the tragic shadow of dreadful acts of terrorism. Combating it must be major priority for G20," Modi said in Antalya at the G20 Summit of leaders from the world's top-20 economies.

India, Australia nuclear deal to come into force
Mon, Nov 16, 2015

After the meeting, Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Vikas Swarup described it as “milestone achievement” as the two PMs announced completion of procedures for the agreement.

At G-20 media centre, French journalists are a quiet few
Mon, Nov 16, 2015

As they sit in that corner of Kaya Palazzo hotel’s international media centre, with empty seats, many journalists and officials drop by and express their condolences on the attacks.

PM Narendra Modi seeks global efforts to check black money flow
Mon, Nov 16, 2015

Given our size and scale, India can become a pillar of global growth and stability, says prime minister.

United with France…must define terror to know who promotes it, who its victims are: Modi
Sun, Nov 15, 2015

The terror attack is expected to dominate the G20 meeting, a gathering of the world’s top 20 economies who meet every year to discuss the global economic agenda.

Narendra Modi to reiterate terror stand at G20 summit
Sun, Nov 15, 2015

Besides terrorism, Modi is also likely to raise issues of climate change and global cooperation to unearth black money, among others, during the two-day meeting beginning Sunday.

Express with PM: Labour party leader Corbyn meets Narendra Modi
Sun, Nov 15, 2015

Corbyn’s statement echoes Modi’s concerns, which were conveyed to British Prime Minister David Cameron.

PM Modi-Cameron joint statement: India, UK join hands on terror, defence, cyber security
Sat, Nov 14, 2015

This is the first time a joint statement of this nature has been signed between the two countries.

PMO asks High Commission for report on Nepalese protesters in London
Sat, Nov 14, 2015

The protesters criticised UK for ‘rolling out the red carpet’ for Modi, and said Cameron should pressure him to stop blockading roads into Nepal.

Modi in UK: PM expresses concern over sharp decline in student visas
Sat, Nov 14, 2015

The number of Indian students coming to the UK fell from 18,535 in 2010-11 to 10,235 in 2012-13, according to a report by the Higher Education Funding Council for England.

Coming soon: Madame Tussauds in Delhi
Sat, Nov 14, 2015

Top UK institutions will partner with their Indian counterparts to strengthen cultural and economic ties between the two nations, and showcase British creativity on the global stage.

Diversity our pride and strength: PM Modi at Wembley
Sat, Nov 14, 2015

More sufi in islam would avert terror, says Modi.

Investment by British firms will be win-win partnership: Narendra Modi
Sat, Nov 14, 2015

India-UK economic relationship has to be driven by private sector CEOs, says Modi

Nuclear to finance, cities to skills: PM Modi, Cameron draw out 9-billion-pound roadmap
Fri, Nov 13, 2015

First bilateral visit by an Indian Prime Minister to UK since 2006 keeps focus on defence, security and trade.

In land of Gandhi and Buddha, we won’t tolerate any incident: PM Modi in UK
Fri, Nov 13, 2015

To the question on intolerance, Modi replied that India is a land of Buddha and Gandhi and its culture does not accept anything that is against the basic social values.

Make India-UK a leading global partnership, PM Modi tells British MPs
Fri, Nov 13, 2015

Narendra Modi, who read a prepared text, also flagged the challenges of radicalisation and terrorism, and pushed for the adoption of a Comprehensive Convention on International Terrorism in the UN.

Narendra Modi in UK: The supporter at Wembley, the protester at 10, Downing
Fri, Nov 13, 2015

Correa sees the PM as the “harbinger of hope”, Grover is clear that Modi should be made “accountable” for his past.

Modi in UK: Defence, security, trade ties on agenda
Fri, Nov 13, 2015

Modi’s visit comes in the backdrop of the BJP’s debacle in the Bihar elections, and is being keenly watched for the political tone of his speeches.

PM Modi begins UK visit today: Defence, security ties, climate change on table
Fri, Nov 13, 2015

Indian and British government officials said they are likely to announce three separate outcome documents — on development partnership, defence and security, and energy and climate change.

Modi in UK: ‘Baby Doll’ singer Kanika Kapoor to sing at Wembley event
Fri, Nov 13, 2015

Kanika Kapoor will sing a new welcome song for Modi, which has been penned by ad guru Piyush Pandey.

Violence, discrimination: In a first, India takes Nepal to the UN Human Rights Council
Thu, Nov 05, 2015

As a close and friendly neighbour, India’s Acting Permanent Representative Reddy said India has consistently appealed to the Nepal government to address all challenges in a spirit of dialogue and reconciliation.

India-Africa Summit: Gifting tabs to guns on planes — red carpet for African leaders
Wed, Nov 04, 2015

South Block went all out to extend the red carpet at the India-Africa Forum Summit in New Delhi.

Women plan ‘Chai pe Crochet’ for Narendra Modi’s UK visit
Tue, Nov 03, 2015

The motive behind presenting the colourful crochet blanket is to highlight “unity in diversity” and talk to the PM about three issues.

Bihar student killed in Nepal crackdown on Madhesis at border, Modi calls Nepal PM
Tue, Nov 03, 2015

Indian officials have been saying that the supplies of essentials were stopped due to the blockade by the Madhesis.

Efforts to extradite Dawood Ibrahim aide in limbo
Tue, Nov 03, 2015

For over four years, India and Pakistan have been locked in a diplomatic tussle over D-gang sharpshooter Syed Muzzakir Mudassar Hussain alias Munna Jhingada, whom both countries claim as their own.

India-Africa Forum Summit: Africa invites India to do business
Sat, Oct 31, 2015

PM Narendra Modi on Thursday described India and Africa as bright spots of hope and economic opportunity and offered technology and credit to match rival China at a summit with more than 40 African leaders.