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India to host ASEM foreign ministers’ meet in 2013


June 7th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) In a step that indicates its increased global role, India Tuesday said it will host the meeting of foreign ministers of the 46-nation Asia-Europe ... Read more...

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Asian, European leaders discuss security, terrorism, piracy on final day of 8th ASEM


October 5th, 2010 - 10:46 pm ICT by ANI
By Mrityunjay SinghBrussels, Oct.4 (ANI): Leaders participating in the two-day 8th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) summit discussed issues of security, terrorism, piracy and disaster management, on the second and final day of ... Read more...

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NATO calls on Pakistan to open border for supplies


October 5th, 2010 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
Brussels, Oct 4 (IANS) NATO Monday expressed regrets for the death of three Pakistani soldiers killed in its cross-border helicopter raid against Taliban militants and asked Pakistan to open the border ... Read more...

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Vice President Ansari leaves for Brussels to participate in ASEM-8


October 3rd, 2010 - 12:07 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 3 (ANI): Vice President Mohammed Hamid Ansari left for Brussels on Sunday to take part in the 'Eight Asia-Europe Summit' (ASEM-8).Vice President Ansari will address the summit on ... Read more...

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Gilani’s sudden cancellation of Europe trip raises doubts over Islamabad-Paris relations


September 25th, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep 25 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani's sudden cancellation of his Europe trip has raised speculations over whether the decision was linked to an Islamabad-Paris tiff, which began ... Read more...

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Washington summit: Expect major showdown between US and world powers (Comment)


November 4th, 2008 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Whether it is the ASEM summit in Beijing or the G-20 meeting convened by President George W. Bush in his last weeks in office, it is obvious that the present global financial ... Read more...

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China lauds Pakistan support on Taiwan


October 25th, 2008 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 25 (Xinhua) China's Vice President Xi Jinping Saturday met Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani and thanked him for Islamabad's support on the Taiwan and Tibet issues.Xi said both the ... Read more...

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We want to increase cross- LoC trade with India: Pak Foreign Secretary


October 24th, 2008 - 11:49 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorBeijing, Oct 24 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Secretary, Salman Bashir on Friday said Pakistan wants to increase cross-Line of Control (LoC) trade and people-to-people contact with India on the sidelines ... Read more...

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Globalization without global financial governance structure can lead to turmoil: PM


October 24th, 2008 - 10:38 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorBeijing, Oct 24 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh said that globalization without global financial governance structure can lead to severe problems as has been seen in the recent ... Read more...

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PM assures Gilani on Indus Water Treaty


October 24th, 2008 - 10:16 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorBeijing, Oct 24 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh today assured his Pakistani counterpart Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani on Indus Water treaty and said that India is committed to ... Read more...

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PM, Gilani review progress on Islamabad’’s commitments on terror


October 24th, 2008 - 9:55 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorBeijing, Oct 24 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh today met his Pakistani counterpart, Yousaf Raza Geelani in Beijing on the sidelines of the seventh Asia Europe Summit (ASEM), ... Read more...

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Zardaris Kashmiri terrorists statement not exactly what he meant: Pak Foreign Secy


October 24th, 2008 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing , Oct 24 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Secretary Salman Bashir has said that his countrys President Asif Ali Zardaris statement describing the Kashmiri fighters as terrorists was not exactly what he ... Read more...

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Asian, European leaders urge joint action on financial crisis (Lead)


October 24th, 2008 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 24 (DPA) The largest-to-date gathering of Asian and European leaders opened Friday to discuss how to respond to the global financial crisis and combat climate change."In the face of this ... Read more...

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Asean countries, neighbours vow joint efforts on financial crisis


October 24th, 2008 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 24 (DPA) Leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) and its three neighbours have promised joint efforts to combat the global financial crisis and maintain regional economic stability.Chinese ... Read more...

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Manmohan hopes ASEM will provide global financial crisis solutions


October 23rd, 2008 - 11:52 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Oct.23 (ANI): Visiting Indian Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, arrived here on Thursday to attend seventh Asia Europe Summit (ASEM), a 45-nation grouping, and hoped that its deliberations would include ... Read more...

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Manmohan arrives in Beijing


October 23rd, 2008 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 23 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived here Thursday to attend the seventh Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) summit after wrapping up his three-day visit to Japan.India is participating in the ASEM ... Read more...

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‘India, China, Japan must play role to overcome market crisis’


October 23rd, 2008 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 23 (DPA) Major Asian economies Japan, China and India must play a full role in overcoming the global financial crisis, president of the European Commission, which is the executive arm ... Read more...

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India, Japan have a role in global stability: PM


October 23rd, 2008 - 10:47 am ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Oct 23 (IANS) Stressing that the transformation of India-Japan relations was developing into a strategic partnership, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday said both countries stood as two major powers ready to ... Read more...

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Our friends should help us at this difficult time: Gilani


October 22nd, 2008 - 10:12 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 22 (Xinhua) Pakistan will seek support in its war against terrorism at a meeting with European countries to be held in Beijing this week, Pakistan's Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani ... Read more...

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Sarkozy wants Indian role in resolving financial crisis


October 22nd, 2008 - 1:14 am ICT by IANS
Brussels, Oct 21 (IANS) French President Nicolas Sarkozy said Tuesday he would urge India and China during the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) to participate in global meetings for finding solutions to the ... Read more...

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PM arrives in Japan to improve bilateral exchange


October 21st, 2008 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Oct 21 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived in Tokyo Tuesday on the first leg of his two-nation tour to strengthen cooperation in defence and security domain and to further expansion ... Read more...

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Relationship with Japan one of the most important: PM


October 21st, 2008 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who left for Tokyo Monday, described the relationship between India and Japan as "one of the most important bilateral relationships we have". ... Read more...

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PM leaves on two-nation tour


October 21st, 2008 - 10:58 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday left on a two-nation tour that will take him first to Japan and then to China where he will attend the seventh ... Read more...

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Sino-India border talks making considerable progress: Menon


October 20th, 2008 - 10:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 20 (ANI): Foreign Secretary Shivshankar Menon ahead of Prime Minister Manmohan Singhs visit to China today said that both sides have made considerable progress in finding a solution ... Read more...

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Manmohan to go to China, Japan


October 9th, 2008 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) Buoyed by recent foreign policy successes in the shape of the nuclear deal with the US, Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh goes to China as an invitee ... Read more...

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China invites Sonia, not PM or Prez for Beijing Olympics


July 15th, 2008 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 15 (ANI): China has extended an invitation to UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi to attend next month''s Olympic Games in Beijing. The Games, which are to commence from August 8, ... Read more...

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China calls for new Asia-Europe partnership


June 19th, 2008 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Beijing, June 19 (Xinhua) China Thursday urged Asian and European countries close cooperation in a bid to form a new Asia-Europe partnership. "Asia and Europe are more than ever closely interconnected and ... Read more...

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