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India skips SCO’s Eurasian Economic Forum in China

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

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

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

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

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

India to take part in SCO joint anti-terrorism exercise in 2019

The SCO, in which China plays an influential role, is also comprised of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, India and Pakistan. India and Pakistan were admitted into the bloc in 2017.


Two-legged diplomacy

In Singapore and Qingdao, a foreign policy shift became visible — straddling the maritime and continental.

Shanghai Cooperation Organisation meet: No thaw in India-Pak freeze, Sushma Swaraj underlines terror threat

India had last month cancelled a scheduled meeting in New York, accusing Pakistan of terrorist attacks on security personnel and glorification of terrorists.

Sushma Swaraj arrives in Tajikistan to attend key SCO conclave

The External Affairs Minister will participate in SCO-related meetings, hold bilateral talks and interact with the Indian community in Tajikistan.

India, Pakistan to be part of anti-terror Shanghai Cooperation Organisation drill in Russia

SCO, seen as a counterweight to NATO, has emerged as one of the largest transregional international organisations which accounts for almost 44 per cent of the world population stretching from the Arctic Ocean to the Indian Ocean and from the Pacific Ocean to the Baltic Sea.