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India, South Africa share cordial relations: Meira Kumar


July 10th, 2012 - 12:48 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar said Monday India and South Africa shared a cordial relationship and working together in various multilateral organisations.Addressing a 20-member ... Read more...

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South Africa to send parliamentary delegation to India


July 7th, 2012 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Cape Town, July 7 (IANS) South Africa is sending a high-powered parliamentary delegation to India to strengthen relations between the two countries, it has been announced.The delegation, led by the ... Read more...

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With India’s profile growing, foreign service strength will double: S M Krishna (Interview)


June 10th, 2012 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) With more countries supporting New Delhi's quest for a permanent seat in the UN Security Council and its global profile growing, India will expand its ... Read more...

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Concerned India backs democracy transition in Syria (Intro Roundup)


February 5th, 2012 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 5 (IANS) India has voted for an Arab and Western-backed UN resolution denouncing the violent crackdown in Syria and calling for a democratic transition, but Russia ... Read more...

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India backs move against Assad, rights body pats Delhi (Roundup)


February 5th, 2012 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 5 (IANS) India has voted for an Arab and Western-backed UN resolution denouncing the violent crackdown in Syria, but Russia and China vetoed it saying it ... Read more...

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Manmohan returns after IBSA summit


October 20th, 2011 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh returned here Wednesday night after attending the 5th summit of the leaderships of India, Brazil and South Africa (IBSA) at ... Read more...

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PM heads back after IBSA Summit in Pretoria


October 19th, 2011 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Pretoria, Oct 19 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh left here for New Delhi Wednesday morning after attending the 5th summit among the leaderships of India, Brazil and South Africa ... Read more...

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India, Brazil, South Africa to hold meet for enhancing trade


October 19th, 2011 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Pretoria, Oct 19 (IANS) In a bid to enhance trade ties, India, Brazil and South Africa have decided to hold an annual meeting of trade ministers with New Delhi being ... Read more...

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India may seek common ground at IBSA on Af-Pak


October 17th, 2011 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Pretoria, Oct 17 (IANS) Fresh with a victory of sorts over the stand taken on Syria at the UN, India may engage Brazil and South Africa to forge a ... Read more...

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Krishna likely to meet Khar, IBSA foreign ministers in US


September 14th, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sept 14 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna is set for hectic diplomacy in New York next week that could include meetings with Pakistani Foreign Minister Hinna ... Read more...

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India seeks reform of global security structure


February 12th, 2011 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
United Nations, Feb 12 (IANS) India has called for a reform of the international structure for maintaining peace and security and peacebuilding while offering its unmatched nation building experience for global efforts ... Read more...

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Huge untapped potential for investment between India, South Africa: Anand Sharma


January 11th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Union Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma has said huge untapped potential exists in the area of investment and bilateral trade between India and South Africa.Addressing the ... Read more...

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IBSA brainstorms on trilateral solutions


October 19th, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) India, Brazil and South Africa, three leading economies of Asia, Latin America and Africa, held a brainstorming session here to explore trilateral cooperation in areas of agriculture, ... Read more...

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IBSA nations press for Security Council expansion


October 13th, 2010 - 10:23 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Oct 13 (IANS) India, Brazil and South Africa (IBSA) have vowed to accord highest priority to promoting the objectives of the poor nations in the UN Security Council and making ... Read more...

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First time all IBSA, BRIC countries in UN Security Council


October 13th, 2010 - 1:48 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) With India, South Africa and Germany winning three of the rotating non-permanent seats in the UN Security Council (UNSC), this is the first time the Security Council ... Read more...

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IBSA to focus on reforming UN Security Council: Krishna


September 26th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 26 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S.M Krishna has said that the IBSA (India, Brazil and South Africa) countries should be in a position to collaborate closely on major issues ... Read more...

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India to recharge bid for UN Security Council seat


September 17th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sept 17 (IANS) India is set to accelerate its diplomatic effort for reform of the UN Security Council as External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna gears up to meet his ... Read more...

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BRIC, IBSA boost India’s drive for UN seat


April 18th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) The stalled drive for expansion of the UN Security Council has gathered momentum with the IBSA and BRIC summits and South Africa backing the ... Read more...

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World has benign view of India’s rise: Manmohan (Lead)


April 17th, 2010 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand On Board Air India One, April 17 (IANS) The world takes a "benign view" of India and is not worried about its rise, unlike the case of China, and ... Read more...

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Unlike China, world takes a benign view of India: PM


April 17th, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand On Board Air India One, April 17 (IANS) Afer meeting nearly 50 world leaders in the past week, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday said that unlike the rise of ... Read more...

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India opposes sanctions against Iran at BRIC, IBSA summits


April 17th, 2010 - 7:40 am ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand Brasilia, April 17 (IANS) India opposed a drive by western countries to impose new sanctions against Iran at the recently concluded IBSA and BRIC summits here.There was a free exchange ... Read more...

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PM has already spoken on Tharoor issue: Ambika Soni


April 15th, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 15 (ANI): Information and Broadcasting Minister Ambika Soni on Thursday said that Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, has already spoken on the Tharoor-IPL Kochi issue.Talking to reporters outside ... Read more...

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Pawar says key members of Kochi consortium want to pull out


April 15th, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 15 (ANI): Union Agriculture Minister and ICC president-designate Sharad Pawar on Thursday disclosed that key members of the Kochi consortium now wanted the team to be based out ... Read more...

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Manmohan arrives in Brazil for IBSA, BRIC summits


April 15th, 2010 - 6:39 am ICT by IANS
Brasilia, April 15 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived in the Brazilian capital Wednesday to attend two back-to-back multilateral summits that aim at greater cooperation among top emerging economies of ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh leaves for Brazil


April 14th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 14 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh left Wednesday for Brasilia to attend the BRIC and IBSA summits in the Brazilian capital after taking part in the 47-nation nuclear security ... Read more...

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Government taxing poor to pay the rich: Yechury


March 4th, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Virtually charging the government with taxing the poor to pay the rich, Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) PM Sitaram Yechury made an impassioned plea in the Rajya ... Read more...

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IBSA to take scientific research cooperation to next level


February 22nd, 2010 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mamallapuram, Feb 22 (IANS) Taking the trilateral developmental initiative between India-Brazil-South Africa (IBSA) to the next step, programme coordinators are mulling ways to expand the programme's reach. "We would like to bring in ... Read more...

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IBSA seek greater say for developing world


September 22nd, 2009 - 10:07 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 22 (IANS) India, Brazil and South Africa (IBSA) Monday reaffirmed commitment to multilateralism and to increased participation of developing countries in the decision-making bodies of multilateral organizations and institutions. The ... Read more...

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S.M. Krishna lands in Bangalore, finally (Lead)


September 4th, 2009 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 4 (IANS) India's Minister for External Affairs S.M. Krishna arrived here safely Friday from Dubai by a United Arab Emirates (UAE) flight after his previous flight to New Delhi had ... Read more...

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India calls for ‘better surveillance’ to tackle financial crisis


September 2nd, 2009 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) Ahead of the G20 summit later this month, India has underlined the need for developing "better surveillance and regulation" to tackle the global financial crisis and ... Read more...

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Krishna meets Brazil president ahead of IBSA summit


September 1st, 2009 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Tuesday called on Brazilian President Lula da Silva ahead of the fourth IBSA summit of India, Brazil and South Africa, and stressed ... Read more...

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S M Krishna leaves for Brazil to attend India-Brazil joint commission meet


August 28th, 2009 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 28 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna on Friday left for Brazil to attend the India-Brazil joint commission meeting on September 1.Ministry spokesman Vishnu Prakash has said Krishna ... Read more...

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Krishna to leave for Brazil Friday


August 27th, 2009 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna goes to Brasilia Friday to firm up the agenda for the fourth IBSA summit of the heads of state of India, Brazil ... Read more...

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‘South Africa can benefit from India’s infrastructure plans’


July 23rd, 2009 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Hassen Johannesburg, July 23 (IANS) South African companies can use their capacities to reap benefits from the $500 million that India plans to invest by 2012 in infrastructure projects, according to ... Read more...

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Ludhiana’s visually challenged girl to compete in athletics in U.S.


July 22nd, 2009 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, July 22 (ANI): Fourteen-year-old Harmanpreet Kaur of Jharodi Village near Ludhiana is today an inspiration for all those who suffer from physical disabilities.Harmanpreet, despite being a visually ... Read more...

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