September 17, 2022 1:56 am
Addressing the SCO summit that included China President Xi Jinping and Russia President Vladimir Putin in the Uzbekistan city of Samarkand, Modi framed the “right to transit” in the context of connectivity and how it could help establish reliable and resilient supply chains in the region.
September 16, 2022 12:08 pm
The Prime Minister’s flight landed around the time other SCO leaders were at a dinner hosted by Uzbekistan President Shavkat Mirziyoyev whose country is the current chair of the organisation. Modi was received at the airport in Samarkand by Uzbekistan Prime Minister Abdulla Aripov.
September 17, 2022 2:09 pm
SCO Summit 2022 at Samarkand, Uzbekistan News Highlights: Speaking at the SCO summit Friday, Modi said Indian economy is expected to grow by 7.5 per cent this year and thus will be the highest among the largest economies in the world.
September 14, 2022 2:48 pm
It is Xi's first trip to a foreign nation since China all but shut its borders due to COVID-19.
September 13, 2022 2:20 am
“By bringing our positions closer to each other, together we can develop a new SCO agenda for a more peaceful, stable and prosperous Afghanistan. Only in this way can we create a truly stable and sustainable SCO space with an indivisible security,” he wrote.
September 12, 2022 2:24 pm
The visit will coincide with a summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) in the Uzbek city of Samarkand.
September 17, 2021 7:45 pm
Modi said the recent developments in Afghanistan will have the greatest impact on neighbouring countries like India and added that there was a need for regional focus and cooperation on the situation in the country.
January 25, 2020 12:08 pm
Addressing a media briefing in New Delhi on January 16, Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said India will invite Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan along with other leaders for the annual meeting of council of heads of government of the SCO.
January 20, 2020 12:20 am
At the centre of these “core issues” are New Delhi’s actions on the constitutional status of Kashmir as well as the clampdown on communications, politics and alleged human rights violations in the state.
January 17, 2020 9:46 am
If Imran Khan comes for the SCO meeting, this will be the first opportunity for the Indian government to host him after he became Prime Minister in 2018.