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Officials from SCO member States attend Yoga event in Beijing


New Delhi:18/10/20: India is playing a constructive role in enriching the agenda of SCO. India’s Ambassador to China, Vikram Misri today said this in his remarks at a Yoga event attended by officials from member states of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation, SCO in Beijing. He thanked SCO members for supporting initiatives proposed by India in the fields of economics & trade, ...

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PM meets Dr. Abdullah Abdullah, Chairman of the High Council of National Reconciliation of Afghanistan


New Delhi:8/10/20Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi today met with Dr. Abdullah Abdullah, Chairman of the High Council of National Reconciliation of Afghanistan. Prime Minister reaffirmed long term commitment to further deepening India-Afghan ties.

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QUAD Foreign Ministers of India, USA, Japan, Australia meet in Tokyo; call for free, open & inclusive Indo-Pacific


New Delhi:7/10/20: External Affairs Minister Dr. S. Jaishankar asserted that as vibrant and pluralistic democracies with shared values, the four QUAD member nations have collectively affirmed the importance of maintaining a free, open, and inclusive Indo-Pacific. Dr. S. Jaishankar in his opening remarks at the 2nd QUAD Ministerial Meeting in Tokyo, Japan yesterday said that the member countries remain committed to upholding ...

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India, China decide to implement five point agreement to ensure disengagement at all friction points along LAC


Newdelhi:30/9/20: India and China have agreed to sincerely implement the agreement between the Foreign Ministers of the two countries in order to ensure disengagement at all the friction points along the Line of Actual Control (LAC). The 19th meeting of the Working Mechanism for Consultation and Coordination on India-China Border Affairs (WMCC) which was held today in virtual mode and was attended by ...

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Joint Statement for India-Denmark Green Strategic Partnership


Newdelhi:28/9/20: Her Excellency Ms. Mette Frederiksen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Denmark and His Excellency, Mr. Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of the Republic of India, co-chaired a Virtual Summit between India and Denmark on 28 September 2020. 2. Prime Minister Modi and Prime Minister Frederiksen held an in-depth exchange of views in a warm and friendly atmosphere on bilateral ...

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India has potential to become the preferred health tourism destination of the world: VP


Newdelhi:26/9/20: The Vice President, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu today said that the disruption caused by the pandemic must be seen as an opportunity to radically reform our health sector by effectively harnessing the power of digital technology and Artificial Intelligence-powered tools. He was addressing the 38th Annual Convocation of American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI) through video conferencing ...

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Phone call between Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi and H.E. SUGA Yoshihide


Newdelhi:25/9/20: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi had a phone call today with His Excellency SUGA Yoshihide, Prime Minister of Japan.The Prime Minister congratulated Prime Minister Suga on his appointment as Prime Minister of Japan and wished him success in achieving his goals. The two leaders agreed that the India-Japan Special Strategic & Global Partnership has made great advances over the ...

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Oxford University resume clinical trials of COVID-19 vaccine


United Kingdom:15/9/20: Clinical trials of COVID-19 vaccine being developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University have resumed in the United Kingdom after a brief safety pause. The trials resumed after the Medicines Health Regulatory Authority confirmed that the trials are safe. AstraZeneca had paused its trials on Tuesday after observing a single event of an unexplained illness that occurred in the ...

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India and the United States held a bilateral 22 Inter-sessional meeting


New Delhi: India and the United States held a bilateral 22 Inter-sessional meeting at the official level in virtual mode yesterday. Both sides reviewed the progress and developments in bilateral ties in defence, security, and foreign policy areas since the last 22 Ministerial meeting held on 18th December last year in Washington DC. They explored opportunities for enhancing ongoing cooperation ...

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First India-France-Australia Trilateral Dialogue was held virtually


New Delhi:9/9/20: The first India-France-Australia Trilateral Dialogue was held virtually today. The meeting was co-chaired by Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla, Secretary-General, French Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs François Delattre, and Secretary, Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade Frances Adamson. The focus of the dialogue was on enhancing cooperation in the Indo-Pacific region. The outcome-oriented meeting was held ...

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