Friday, Oct 31, 2014



Of every three Sri Lankan refugees, two want to stay on
Wed, Oct 29, 2014

The 752 respondents were chosen both from camps in Tamil Nadu and from those not living in camps.

Vietnam to buy naval vessels from India to patrol disputed South China Sea
Wed, Oct 29, 2014

India committed to modernising Vietnam’s defence, says PM Narendra Modi

Plans on for Modi’s visit to UK, likely to inaugurate Gandhi statue
Tue, Oct 14, 2014

Sources told The Indian Express that British Prime Minister David Cameron is learnt to have conveyed his willingness to host Modi.

Saudi prince shows interest in meeting with PM
Tue, Oct 07, 2014

Saudi outreach is important for the new government since Saudi King Abdullah had visited India in 2006 and Crown Prince Salman had come in February this year.

Narendra Modi speaks at UN today, range of issues on table with Barack Obama
Sat, Sep 27, 2014

Nine years after being denied a visa, Modi comes as a leader with a strong political mandate.

Space projects on agenda
Fri, Sep 26, 2014

There are plans to hold the next bilateral Joint Science & Technology Committee meeting immediately before the event.

For Make in India, it’s Talk to America
Wed, Sep 24, 2014

Modi’s 35 MEETINGS: One-on-one with Boeing, GE, IBM, Goldman Sachs, KKR, BlackRock heads.

A step over Hurriyat hump: Foreign Secretary, NSA meet Pak envoy
Sun, Sep 21, 2014

Two quiet meetings in New Delhi open window of opportunity before Modi leaves for US.

Richard Verma named new US ambassador to India
Sat, Sep 20, 2014

His appointment comes ahead of PM Narendra Modi’s visit to the US next week.

India, China sign off: Strategic goal is to fix our border early
Sat, Sep 20, 2014

Narendra Modi was also able to convince Xi to take a stronger view on terrorism as they talked about 'zero tolerance'.

Xi in India: Determined to solve boundary question at an early date, Beijing tells New Delhi
Fri, Sep 19, 2014

China has determination to work with India through friendly consultation: Xi

Building on Atal, Modi to move on China border talks
Thu, Sep 18, 2014

The two leaders will stress on maintaining peace and tranquility till the vexed boundary issue is resolved.

‘Inch towards Miles’ is Modi mantra as Xi arrives today
Wed, Sep 17, 2014

Modi is also likely to gift a copy of the Gita to the Chinese President, talk about Buddhism values and make a bid for peace in the region.

No full stop, only comma in (Pak) diplomacy: Sushma
Tue, Sep 09, 2014

Swaraj’s conciliatory remarks came a day after Narendra Modi offered help to Pakistan for rescue and relief operations.

PM Narendra Modi and Sharif reach out to each other as J&K floods claim 150 lives
Mon, Sep 08, 2014

Modi, who visited flood-hit state , wrote to his Pakistan counterpart Nawaz Sharif, offering assistance.

Australia signs n-deal, says it trusts India with its uranium
Sat, Sep 06, 2014

Tony Abbott saying that Australia “trusts India” with its uranium.

‘Modi has chosen Japan as partner to fulfil his aspirations’
Thu, Sep 04, 2014

Tomohiko Taniguchi, Special Advisor to the Cabinet of Japan PM Shinzo Abe, talks to Shubhajit Roy about Modi’s visit How would you describe Modi’s visit? Exceptional. Modi is the first PM to have been granted a stay at Kyoto Guest House. Abe made an unprecedented gesture of going out of Tokyo to receive him in […]

Day after, China daily says Modi remarks for media hype
Wed, Sep 03, 2014

The paper said that the Japanese and Western public views modi remark as a reference to China.

Non-violence in DNA of Indian society: PM Narendra Modi
Wed, Sep 03, 2014

Japan visit: Seeks to address concerns over nuclear deal, says India land of Buddha.

PM keeps music playing: No red tape, only red carpet for Japan
Wed, Sep 03, 2014

‘Japan has hardware, India has software... together we can make miracles’

‘Mere blood mein money hai’
Tue, Sep 02, 2014

PM Modi connects with Japanese industrialists, announces team under PMO to facilitate business.

PM signal: sitting down with Japan, standing up to China
Tue, Sep 02, 2014

Modi promised single-window clearances and speedy, non-discriminatory decision-making.

Learnt values of cleanliness from Buddhism: Kyoto Mayor
Mon, Sep 01, 2014

Kyoto’s Mayor told Modi that Japan’s values of cleanliness have come from Buddhism which was born in India.

Modi seeks help on sickle cell anaemia
Mon, Sep 01, 2014

Japan visit day 2: Meets Nobel winner Yamanaka.

New Delhi, Tokyo try to iron out nuclear-deal today
Mon, Sep 01, 2014

Summit: India for a US kind of pact, but nuclear history makes Japan wary.

PM in Japan, Day 1: Modi and Abe sign MoU to develop Varanasi into Kyoto-like ‘smart city’
Sun, Aug 31, 2014

Kyoto will provide cooperation in the fields of conservation and modernisation of cities.

Modi, Abe talk China, ties over dinner
Sun, Aug 31, 2014

Both India and Japan have long-standing border disputes with China, which have a deep impact on their relations.

In Japan, PM plans Varanasi facelift
Sun, Aug 31, 2014

'This will serve as framework for Smart heritage city programme between the two countries'

Hope we overcome (Hurriyat) setback, says Pak’s envoy
Wed, Aug 20, 2014

Basit, who took charge as Pakistan’s High Commissioner to India in April this year said, Dialogue is not a favour by Pakistan to India or vice versa.

PMO took call on talks, kept MEA out of loop
Wed, Aug 20, 2014

Soon after Basit’s meeting with Shah got over at about 5 pm, Sushma consulted Modi.

Hurriyat talks to Pakistan, so NDA Govt says we won’t
Tue, Aug 19, 2014

Foreign Secretary told Basit not to meet separatists, says MEA; setback to ties, says Pakistan.

Pak envoy meeting separatists was a regular affair, even during Atal govt
Tue, Aug 19, 2014

Kashmiri separatists have been meeting Pakistani leaders and officials since 1999.

Upset India calls off Foreign Secy talks, says ‘unacceptable’; Islamabad terms it a setback to peace efforts
Mon, Aug 18, 2014

The foreign secretaries of India and Pakistan were scheduled to meet on August 25 in Islamabad.

ISIS more brutal than al-Qaeda, says Dy NSA
Tue, Aug 12, 2014

New Delhi has so far avoided attacking ISIS as 41 Indians are currently in its captivity in Iraq

In firing line: High Commissioner to UK, envoys to Canada and Norway
Thu, Aug 07, 2014

First in the list is the Indian High Commissioner to the UK, Ranjan Mathai, who retired as Foreign Secretary in August 2013.

Facing closure after Khobragade row, US club back in business
Wed, Aug 06, 2014

The club faced threat of closure after New Delhi questioned membership to “non-diplomats”.