SCO News

Xi Jinping calls out 'selfish, short-sighted' trade policies

The SCO was launched in 2001 to combat radical Islam and other security concerns in China, Russia and across Central Asia. It added two new members, India and Pakistan, last year and Iran has been knocking at the door.

Terrorism can't, shouldn't be linked with any religion: Sushma Swaraj at SCO meet

India is attending the SCO summit as a permanent member for the first time. In June, India and Pakistan had become full-fledged members of the SCO.


Shanghai Cooperation Organisation members discuss deepening anti-terror cooperation

India along with Pakistan, China and other members of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) on Sunday discussed plans to deepen practical cooperation on counter terrorism.

India calls for enhanced connectivity, unimpeded trade among SCO member states

He said India would also like to deepen practical cooperation in its fight against terrorism and extremism. The envoy also offered India's readiness to share its expertise in a host of areas including space and IT.

PM Modi conveys India's strong support to Afghan in combating terror

The Prime Minister strongly condemned the recent spate of terrorist attacks in Kabul and other parts of Afghanistan, and expressed India's sincere condolences on loss of hundreds of innocent lives.

Iran membership of Shanghai security bloc to be discussed at summit: China

China has close economic and diplomatic ties with Tehran, and was also instrumental in pushing through a landmark 2015 deal to curb Iran's nuclear programme.


10 years on, SCO decides to induct India as full member

SCO consists of China, Russia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan & Tajikistan, Pakistan to be included too.

Ahead of BRICS Summit: Modi meets Xi, takes up China's UN block on Lakhvi

China had pushed for a “technical hold” arguing that India had not provided “sufficient information” in support of its case.

PM Narendra Modi to visit Russia tomorrow to attend BRICS, SCO summits

Besides Modi and Xi, the BRICS Summit is being attended by Russian President Vladimir Putin, Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff and South African President Jacob Zuma.

Swaraj at SCO summit: Need global action against terror

Swaraj, is in Dushanbe to attend the SCO summit in Tajikistan.