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Afghan military plane crashes in Uzbekistan; cause disputed

August 17, 2021 8:42 am

Reports of the plane crash in Uzbekistan appeared on Monday as thousands of Afghans packed into the Kabul airport in desperate attempts to flee the country.

Afghan military jet shot down by Uzbek air defences

August 16, 2021 7:26 pm

The jet crashed late on Sunday in Uzbekistan's southernmost Surxondaryo province adjacent to Afghanistan.

21-yr-old from Bengaluru who blew whistle on Olympic qualifier

June 30, 2021 8:38 am

This was one of the many bizarre sequences that played out at an international Olympic qualification meet in Uzbekistan in April, when Likith called out attempts by organising officials to manipulate race timings to aid the home swimmers.

India, Uzbekistan standing firmly against terrorism: PM Narendra Modi

December 11, 2020 12:46 pm

At a virtual summit with Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev, Modi said that India wants to further deepen its development partnership with Uzbekistan.

Cop charged with raping Uzbekistan national: Victim refused to accompany probe team to Pune, say police

October 15, 2019 7:34 am

Woman has alleged that accused inspector also killed two persons at Pune farmhouse.

Uzbekistan govt to issue postage stamp on Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary

October 01, 2019 8:43 pm

The postage stamp, made in the form of a postal block, has "150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi" inscribed on the block in Uzbek and English.

Uzbekistan weightlifter Ruslan Nurudinov found guilty of doping, disqualified from London Olympics

May 27, 2019 8:53 pm

Nurudinov finished fourth in the 105-kg category in London and went on to win gold at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics four years later.

Swaraj on 2-day visit to Uzbekistan; to attend first India-Central Asia Dialogue

January 12, 2019 6:57 pm

The Foreign Minister of Afghanistan will also participate in the dialogue as a special invitee for the session dedicated to connectivity issues in the region, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said.

India, Uzbekistan to deepen defence, counter-terrorism ties

October 02, 2018 4:48 am

The two sides agreed to hold joint military training exercise in the area of counter-terrorism, cooperate in the field of military education and military medicine, set up Joint Working Group to support and sustain enhanced, mutually-beneficial defence-related activities.

International delegates to embark on ‘Gandhi trail’

September 30, 2018 4:49 am

Among those visiting the state include deputy Prime Minister of Uzbekistan Sukhrob Kholmuradov and ministers from 46 other countries. They will visit Punsari village, Dandi Kutir and Mahatma Mandir in Gandhinagar, and Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad


Jet set go! PM Narendra Modi embarks on six-nation tour

July 07, 2015 11:57 am

Apart from visiting 5 central Asian nations, PM Modi will be flying down to Moscow for the BRICS summit.