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Barack Obama praises PM Modi for shaking up India's 'bureaucratic inertia'

Obama said that this was a long-term project and one would have to see how successful PM Modi is in his efforts.

Chinese Takeaway: Modi's America

America is powerful but China is a neighbour that is rising rapidly and has territorial claims against India.


Sushma Swaraj in Myanmar for ASEAN meet, East Asia Summit

EAS meeting is likely to focus on cooperation in the areas of energy, disaster management, food security and improving connectivity.

A power with responsibility

Japan’s ties with India do not target any country. They are solely intended to strengthen peace and stability in Asia.

PM seeks ‘strategic construct’ with East Asia

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh sought to lend a more “strategic construct” for India’s relationship with the ASEAN bloc of 10 countries.

East Asia & ASEAN-INDIA summit

P Vaidyanathan Iyer Instant rapport Australia’s new prime minister Tony Abbott is not really new to India. In his 30-minute meeting with PM Singh,Abbott recalled his earlier visit to India. Sources said Abbott vividly remembered details of his three-month stay in Bokaro and Hazaribagh in the ’80s. He is learnt to have shared many positive […]


Look East

Keystone of India’s Look East policy has been the country’s engagement with ASEAN countries.

Talks only way to resolve issues: Khar

New Delhi and Islamabad had been able to take “baby steps” in improving ties and now needed to honour commitments made to each other

N-liability law: PM assures Obama

Will address grievances within law... have made progress on all fronts with US: Singh

Partnership with ASEAN essential for India's 'Look East' policy: PM

Singh embarks on a visit to Indonesia,Singapore with an aim of bolstering ties with East Asia.