Wednesday, Feb 01, 2023

BRICS meet


BRICS foreign ministers’ meet: BRICS must meet commitments on territorial integrity, says Jaishankar

May 20, 2022 7:13 am

In a statement, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said the foreign ministers “discussed the situation in Ukraine and supported talks between Russia and Ukraine”,

Jaishankar backs multilateral systems reform amid calls for changes at WHO

April 29, 2020 8:59 am

At a video conference of the foreign ministers of BRICS, Jaishankar said, "Covid-19 is not only posing great risk to health, well-being of humanity but is also severely impacting global economy."

BRICS leaders call for 'urgent' need to reform and strengthen United Nations

November 14, 2019 10:12 pm

The BRICS leaders said they are committed to "helping overcome the significant challenges currently facing multilateralism, as well as upholding the central role of the UN in international affairs and respecting international law". 

BRICS countries to work to fix environmental issues faced by their cities

August 17, 2019 4:52 am

Union minister Prakash Javadekar, speaking at the 5th BRICS Minister of Environment Meeting held in Sao Paulo, Brazil, said India has already reduced its “energy intensity by 25 per cent”.

Terrorism, climate change, WTO: What PM Modi told BRICS leaders at G-20

June 28, 2019 12:30 pm

Modi said that there is a need to stop all mediums of support to terrorism. He emphasised the need to fight terrorism together, fighting protectionism and strengthening WTO.

Sushma Swaraj calls for joint action against money laundering, terrorist-financing at BRICS meet

June 04, 2018 5:42 pm

"Prime Minister Modi had given a call for a BRICS Counter-Terrorism Strategy for joint-action with a focus on money laundering, terrorist-finance, cyber-space and de-radicalization as our priorities," Swaraj said.

China against discussing Pakistan's counter-terror record at BRICS

August 31, 2017 9:32 pm

China's Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying did not provide a direct answer to a question whether Modi and Xi would hold bilateral talks on the sidelines of the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) summit from September 3 to 5.

Earnings growth, policy, rate cut to shape market movement

January 02, 2015 1:41 am

On the global front, a strong third quarter GDP growth number of 5 per cent in the US has also lifted market sentiments.

India,Russia for early implementation of IMF quota reform

October 21, 2013 8:50 pm

Both agreed the primary task was to complete the 15th General Review of IMF Quotas by 2014.

Manmohan,Putin ask officials to resolve Nuclear-plant issues

October 21, 2013 8:36 pm

The PM is committed to pushing forward cooperation between the 2 countries in the nuclear field.


Narendra Modi meets Chinese President ahead of BRICS meet

July 15, 2014 10:15 am

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is in Brazil for the BRICS Summit, met with Chinese President Xi Jinping on the sidelines to discuss the issue relating to the New Development Bank.