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Javadekar says will chalk out concrete plan to rid India of single-use plastic

Modi, during his address to the nation on Independence Day, had urged citizens to eliminate the use of single-use plastic and also suggested that shopkeepers provide eco-friendly bags to customers.

BRICS nations ask all states to prevent terror financing from their territories

The ministers deplored recent terrorist attacks, including in some BRICS countries. They condemned terrorism in all its forms and manifestations wherever and by whomsoever committed, the statement said.


G-20 Osaka summit: Modi, Trump hear each other out, set stage for more talks

5G: India points to its billion users who will decide global trend

BRICS: PM Narendra Modi meets Chinese President Xi Jinping, discusses ties

An Indian trade delegation will travel to China on August 1 and 2, where they will discuss issues pertaining to export of rice and soya from India, and import of urea from China.

BRICS: PM Narendra Modi meets Russian President Vladimir Putin

Modi was meeting Putin after their informal meeting in May in the Black Sea coastal city of Sochi in Russia in May.

LiveModi at BRICS Summit LIVE: PM meets Xi, Putin

PM Modi in BRICS Summit LIVE: "At the session with fellow BRICS leaders, I shared my thoughts on various global issues, the importance of technology, skill development and how effective," PM Modi tweeted after the session.


BRICS nations say they oppose 'new wave of protectionism'

After the meeting, the foreign affairs ministers of BRICS nations reiterated their commitment to multilateralism and a rules-based international order and reaffirmed the centrality of the UN, the WTO and international law.

Movie by directors from BRICS countries' previewed in China

The film, titled "Where Has Time Gone", will be screened nationwide in China next Thursday, Jia Zhangke, its Chinese director said.

BRICS-themed subway train debuts in China

The Indian carriage depicts elephants and yoga, state-run Xinhua news agency reported today. The subway train, which started its test run Friday, has six carriages, five of which represents different cultures of the BRICS countries.

PM Modi’s China visit, Swachh Bharat focus of Cabinet meeting

Sources said External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj spoke about the success of Modi’s visit to China for the ninth BRICS summit that concluded last week. The visit took place after a tug-of-war between the two countries on the Doklam stand-off on the tri-junction of India-China-Bhutan border.

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PM Modi meets Sharif in Ufa; Dalai Lama's birthday and monsoon in Delhi

Narendra Modi accepts Nawaz Sharif's invitation to visit Pakistan for SAARC summit in 2016; a three day celebration of Dalai Lama's 80th birthday; monsoon arrives in Delhi.

Narendra Modi, Nawaz Sharif agree to resume dialogue process

Narendra Modi today accepted an invitation from Nawaz Sharif to visit Pakistan to attend the SAARC Summit in 2016.


Narendra Modi arrives in Russia to attend BRICS summit

Narendra Modi arrived in Russia on Wednesday, July 8, on a three-day trip to attend the BRICS and Shanghai Cooperation Organisation summits.

Jet set go! PM Narendra Modi embarks on six-nation tour

Apart from visiting 5 central Asian nations, PM Modi will be flying down to Moscow for the BRICS summit.

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PM Modi meets President of Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday met the President Designate of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Jin Liqun. Prime Minister Modi congratulated Liqun on his selection as the first President of the AIIB by consensus. He expressed confidence that AIIB, along with the BRICS New Development Bank, would play an instrumental role in development of infrastructure in Asia. The Prime Minister assured that as the founding member of the AIIB and the second largest shareholder in the Bank, India would extend full support for the success of the Bank.

BRICS SUMMIT: PM Narendra Modi meets China and Russia

Prime Minister Narendra Modi leaving Hotel Seara Praia to meet China President Xi Jinping at Hotel Grand Marquise.