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Krishna lands in Myanmar capital


June 21st, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar), June 21 (IANS) Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Tuesday arrived in this Myanmar capital for the first high-level interaction between the two countries since a ... Read more...

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Constructive engagement with India vital for good ties: Gilani


April 27th, 2011 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 27 (IANS) Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said that constructive engagement with India was vital for both countries to move towards the goal of establishing good ... Read more...

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Indian official arrives in Pakistan for trade talks


April 26th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 26 (IANS) Indian Commerce Secretary Rahul Khullar arrived here Tuesday for talks to boost economic engagement between the two nations, officials said. Khullar will lead the Indian ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh back after visit to China, Kazakhstan


April 17th, 2011 - 12:16 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh returned home on Saturday after a five-day visit to China and Kazakhstan.Dr. Singh had arrived in China's resort city of Sanya ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh to visit Kazakhstan


April 11th, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 11(ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh will pay an official visit to Kazakhstan on April 15-16 at the invitation of Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev, Ministry of External Affairs ... Read more...

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Indian companies discuss nuclear MoUs with Canada


February 26th, 2011 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Ottawa, Feb 26 (IANS) As India and Canada resume nuclear ties after 36 years, Indian companies discussed MoUs with their Canadian counterparts at the Nuclear Industry Conference and Trade ... Read more...

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Pakistan to insist on composite dialogue in talks with S M Krishna


July 7th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
By Mir Mohammad Islamabad, July 7 (ANI): With an idea of demanding the resumption of composite dialogue instead of one-on-one meetings, Pakistan is likely to raise all contentious issues during the foreign ... Read more...

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Terrorism focus of talks with Pakistan: Rao (Lead)


February 22nd, 2010 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 22 (IANS) Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao Monday said India's concern about terrorism would be its main focus at the forthcoming talks with Pakistan this week, even as she remarked ... Read more...

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Terrorism focus of talks with Pakistan: Rao


February 22nd, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 22 (IANS) Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao Monday said India's concern about terrorism would be its main focus at the forthcoming talks with Pakistan this week. "Our core concerns about terrorism will ... Read more...

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Nepalese President to arrive in New Delhi on Monday


February 12th, 2010 - 9:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 12(ANI): Nepalese President Dr. Ram Baran Yadav will arrive in the national capital on Monday, as part of a four-day state visit to India.This is the first visit ... Read more...

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Thaw? India proposes foreign secretary-level talks with Pakistan


February 4th, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) Signalling a thaw in bilateral ties, India has sent a formal proposal to Pakistan for talks between the foreign secretaries of the two countries and stressed ... Read more...

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Krishna for cooperation among developing countries to deal with financial crisis


January 21st, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 21 (ANI): External Affairs Minister SM Krishna on Thursday said it is imperative to encourage greater cooperation among developing countries to deal with the global financial crisis.Speaking at ... Read more...

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Germany looks at India as its president comes Feb 1


January 20th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Manik Mehta Frankfurt, Jan 20 (IANS) Even as the Google incident makes the Western world a little wary of doing business in China, German President Horst Koehler's visit to India Feb ... Read more...

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India not deterred by China’s activities in South Asia: Rao


November 4th, 2009 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) Taking note of China's so-called 'string of pearls' strategy of expanding influence in its neighbourhood, India Wednesday said such developments should not "deter or dilute" India's efforts ... Read more...

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No deadline for paramilitary troops withdrawal from Kashmir: Omar


September 1st, 2009 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Tuesday said that withdrawal of paramilitary forces from the state was an ongoing process and no time limit had ... Read more...

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Top Obama cabinet officials to attend US-India interaction


June 17th, 2009 - 10:14 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 17 (IANS) Three top Obama administration officials are expected to outline Washington's plans to boost bilaerasl ties as the US and India begin their first high-level interaction ... Read more...

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Terrorism more serious than recession: Zardari


April 18th, 2009 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Boao (China), April 18 (IANS) Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari Saturday said his country needed more international support in combating terrorism, which he described as being more serious than the global economic ... Read more...

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Boao conference begins with focus on financial crisis


April 18th, 2009 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
Boao (China), April 18 (Xinhua) The annual conference of the Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) opened in this scenic town of China's southern Hainan Province Saturday, focusing on the cooperation of Asian ... Read more...

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India, US to maintain dialogue on climate change


March 26th, 2009 - 10:47 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 25 (IANS) India and the US have agreed to continue their high level dialogue on climate change in the run up to the Copenhagen conference to evolve ... Read more...

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PM will attend G-20 Summit in London


March 12th, 2009 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) With his health showing steady improvement, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will attend the G-20 Summit in London April 2 - an occasion that will also be marked ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh, Obama may meet at G-20 summit


March 12th, 2009 - 10:02 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 12 (IANS) The US and India are both hoping that President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh would meet on the sidelines of next month's summit of Group of ... Read more...

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US wants to ramp up cooperation with India: Hillary Clinton


March 11th, 2009 - 9:45 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 11 (IANS) Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has assured that the US really wants "to ramp up its cooperation" with India on a host of issues ranging Afghanistan ... Read more...

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US says it values relationship with India as Menon begins dialogue


March 10th, 2009 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 10 (IANS) The United States declared it values the relationship with India as Foreign Secretary Shivshankar Menon began the first high-level interaction with President Barack Obama's administration with ... Read more...

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Menon begins dialogue with Obama team (Lead)


March 9th, 2009 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 9 (IANS) Indian Foreign Secretary Shivshankar Menon Monday plunged into three days of hectic diplomacy focusing on taking the India-US strategic relationship forward as the two nations began ... Read more...

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Bilateral ties, terrorism, Afghanistan on Menon’s agenda in US (Lead)


March 8th, 2009 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 8 (IANS) How to take the India-US strategic relationship forward will be the focus of Foreign Secretary Shivshankar Menon's talks here in New Delhi's first high-level interaction with ... Read more...

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Rural job scheme may keep youth from terrorism: Judge


October 2nd, 2008 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) Senior Supreme Court Judge Ajit Pasayat Thursday said that even the semblance of a job guarantee for the rural poor could help in keeping the youth away ... Read more...

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Syrian president to visit India


June 14th, 2008 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) Syrian President Bashar al-Assad will be in India on a five-day state visit from Tuesday to further boost the strong ties that exist between the two countries. ... Read more...

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China’s Hu receives Taiwan party chief in a historic first


May 28th, 2008 - 6:46 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, May 28 (Xinhua) Chinese President Hu Jintao Wednesday met Taiwan's Kuomintang (KMT) or the Nationalist Party of China chairman Wu Poh-hsiung in the first top-level interaction between the two sides in ... Read more...

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China’s second most important leader to visit India this year


May 26th, 2008 - 3:06 pm ICT by admin
By Pranay Sharma New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) Wu Bangguo, the number two in the Chinese leadership's pecking order, will visit India later this year to keep up the momentum in the high-level ... Read more...

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Musharraf pledges support to end terrorism in Sri Lanka


April 11th, 2008 - 9:05 pm ICT by admin
By P. Karunakharan Colombo, April 11 (IANS) Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf Friday voiced his country's support to Sri Lanka in the fight against terrorism. According to the president's office here, Musharraf gave the ... Read more...

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Pakistan President on six-day China visit


April 10th, 2008 - 5:17 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Islamabad, April 10 (Xinhua) Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf Thursday left for a six-day state visit to China to discuss bilateral relations and international issues with Chinese leaders. During his visit April 10-15, ... Read more...

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Rajapaksa leaves for China for Asian leaders’ meet


April 9th, 2008 - 5:16 pm ICT by admin
Colombo, April 9 (IANS) Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa Wednesday left for China to take part in the multilateral Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) annual conference where he will hold talks with ... Read more...

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Only two ministers to accompany Musharraf on China visit


April 7th, 2008 - 10:37 am ICT by admin
Islamabad, Apr.7 (ANI): Only two federal cabinet ministers, both representing the Pakistan People's Party, will accompany President Pervez Musharraf on his visit to China next week. Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi and ... Read more...

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Musharraf to visit China next week


April 3rd, 2008 - 11:57 pm ICT by admin
DPA Islamabad, April 3 (DPA) Pakistan's President Pervez Musharraf will make a six-day visit of China next week, the foreign ministry here said Thursday. "The visit is part of regular high-level interaction between ... Read more...

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Manmohan to meet Myanmar’s Prime Minister in Singapore


November 19th, 2007 - 10:57 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Nov 19 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will be meeting his Myanmarese counterpart Thein Sein on the sidelines of the 6th India-ASEAN Summit and the 3rd East Asia Summit in ... Read more...

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