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Shanghai Cooperation Organisation


S. Jaishankar arrives in Tajik capital to attend key conference on Afghanistan

March 29, 2021 6:09 pm

The 9th Heart of Asia-Istanbul Process (HoA-IP) ministerial conference is part of the Istanbul Process - a regional initiative on security and cooperation for a stable and peaceful Afghanistan - that was launched on November 2, 2011 in Turkey.

Pakistan NSA displays map with J&K, Doval leaves SCO meet in protest

September 16, 2020 4:29 am

The new political map was released by the Pakistan government on August 4, a day before the completion of a year since special status under Article 370 to J&K was revoked.

NSA Ajit Doval walks out of SCO meet over Pakistan map showing J&K as its territory

September 16, 2020 1:54 pm

NSA Ajit Doval walked out of the virtual meeting after Pakistan's representative Dr Moeed Yusuf projected in the background the new political map of the country that depicts Jammu and Kashmir as a disputed territory

Putin expresses confidence in SCO's ability to respond to new challenges

September 10, 2020 6:28 pm

The SCO plays a major role in ensuring peace and security, as well as sustainable development in Eurasia, Russian President Vladimir Putin said during a meeting with foreign ministers of the 8-member Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO).

India to invite Pakistan PM Imran Khan for SCO summit in New Delhi

January 16, 2020 5:54 pm

Formerly the Sanghai Five and formed in 1996, the SCO has eight members today including India and Pakistan, which became part of it in 2017.

India skips SCO’s Eurasian Economic Forum in China

September 11, 2019 4:04 am

India did not register its presence at the Eurasian Economic Forum, with sources in the Indian government telling The Indian Express, “There was no participation. The organisers have been conveyed the reasons as well.”

Bishkek lessons

June 17, 2019 12:04 am

Shanghai Cooperation Organisation summit underlined that manoeuvring among US, China and Russia is now a permanent condition for Indian diplomacy.

Amid gathering trade war clouds, PM Modi calls out protectionism at SCO

June 15, 2019 6:55 am

PM Modi's remarks come days after US President Donald Trump terminated India’s benefits under the Generalised System of Preferences (GSP) scheme and amid a raging trade war between the US and China.

After PM Modi's invitation, Chinese President Xi Jinping to visit India this year

June 13, 2019 7:32 pm

Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale informed ANI that while PM Modi welcomed the Chinese leader to visit New Delhi, Jinping assured the Prime Minister about his plans to visit India this year

Sushma Swaraj urges SCO members to back UN Security Council reforms

May 22, 2019 5:48 pm

India is committed to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and the Paris Agreement on Combating Climate Change, Sushma Swaraj said.