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Address n-security in coherent manner, says Seoul communique


March 27th, 2012 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, March 27 (IANS) Sustained efforts are required to address the issues of nuclear safety and nuclear security in a coherent manner that will help ensure the safe and ... Read more...

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Global Centre for n-energy coming up near Delhi: PM


March 27th, 2012 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, March 27 (IANS) India is making "good progress" in establishing a Global Centre for Nuclear Energy Partnership with off-campus courses being conducted even as the physical infrastructure is ... Read more...

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Gursharan Kaur attends dinner hosted by South Korea’s first lady


March 26th, 2012 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, March 26 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's wife Gursharan Kaur was among the 14 spouses of leaders of countries and heads of international organizations at a dinner ... Read more...

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360 cars, one-minute intervals: Seoul summit lineup


March 26th, 2012 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, March 26 (IANS) Some 360 cars will speed into the venue of the Seoul nuclear summit at exactly one-minute intervals - not a second more and not a second ... Read more...

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51 interpreters at Seoul summit


March 26th, 2012 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, March 26 (IANS) As many as 51 interpreters, including one who speaks Hindi, have been hired to handle the gaggle of languages at the two-day Seoul nuclear summit, a ... Read more...

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Obama wants North Korea to drop rocket launch (Lead)


March 25th, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, March 25 (IANS) US President Barack Obama Sunday pressed North Korea to drop its plan for a rocket launch, saying the move could scuttle a food aid deal ... Read more...

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Obama visits Korean demilitarised zone


March 25th, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, March 25 (IANS) Amid rising tensions over North Korea's planned rocket launch, US President Barack Obama Sunday undertook his first visit to the demilitarised zone (DMZ) that divides ... Read more...

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Manmohan to meet Italian, Norwegian counterparts in Seoul


March 24th, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) Two festering diplomatic rows will feature in Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's talks with his Italian and Norwegian counterparts on the sidelines of an international ... Read more...

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Medvedev, Obama to discuss Syria in Seoul


March 24th, 2012 - 2:34 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Dmitry Medvedev will discuss the ongoing crisis in Syria with his US counterpart Barack Obama at a nuclear security summit in Seoul, ... Read more...

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Maintain highest levels of nuclear security and safety: PM


March 23rd, 2012 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has called for maintaining the highest levels of nuclear security and safety to retain public support for harnessing the benefits ... Read more...

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PM in Seoul next week for n-security summit


March 21st, 2012 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will join 57 world leaders next week in Seoul for the Nuclear Security Summit (NSS) to discuss the global threat ... Read more...

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Our n-safety record is impeccable, says India


January 17th, 2012 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Underlining its "impeccable record" in nuclear security, India Tuesday asserted that it keeps "strictest control" over its atomic materials, as the curtains came down ... Read more...

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Officials firm up agenda for nuclear summit in Seoul


January 16th, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) Senior officials of 49 countries Monday held talks here to discuss nuclear safety, a strategy to counter the prospects of nuclear terrorism, and to ... Read more...

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Meet on nuclear security next week


January 13th, 2012 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) Against the backdrop of the danger of nuclear weapons falling into the hands of terrorists, India will host a meeting of officials next week ... Read more...

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Pranab Mukherjee to attend G-20 finance ministers’ meet in Paris


February 17th, 2011 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI) Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will leave for Paris on Thursday evening on a three-day visit to attend G-20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors' meet ... Read more...

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India, Australia committed to successful conclusion of Doha Round


January 20th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 20 (ANI): India and Australia are committed to cooperate closely in efforts to bring the Doha Round of WTO trade talks to a successful and balanced conclusion within the ... Read more...

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India, EU welcome Seoul pact on IMF reform


December 10th, 2010 - 10:48 pm ICT by ANI
Brussels, Dec.10 (ANI): Leaders of India and the European Union (EU) on Friday welcomed the agreement on reform in the International Monetary Fund (IMF) reached at Seoul, which they hoped would strengthen ... Read more...

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Al Jazeera reporter denied access to G-20 Seoul summit venue


November 12th, 2010 - 7:28 pm ICT by BNO News
SEOUL (BNO NEWS) -- A Syrian-born reporter from Al Jazeera Arabic-language news network on Friday said he was denied entry to the venue of the G-20 summit in Seoul and claimed the ... Read more...

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Pope Benedict XVI calls on G-20 nations to serve common global interests


November 11th, 2010 - 12:54 am ICT by BNO News
SEOUL (BNO NEWS) -- Pope Benedict XVI on Wednesday called on the Group of 20 nations to draw fair consensus that will serve common interests of the international community during the Seoul ... Read more...

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G20 must help bridge infrastructure gap: Manmohan Singh (Roundup)


November 10th, 2010 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Arvind Padmanabhan Seoul, Nov 10 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday pushed for a new rebalance of the global financial system in a manner that will assist flow of capital from ... Read more...

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India wants open, rule-based international economic development: PM


November 10th, 2010 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) Cautioning against "protectionist sentiments", Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday said India desired "an open, stable and rule-based international economic development".In a statement ahead of his departure ... Read more...

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PM leaves for Seoul, cautions against protectionist sentiments


November 10th, 2010 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 10 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh has cautioned against protectionist sentiments, saying that it is in India's interest to have an "open, stable and rule-based" international economic ... Read more...

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Global economic situation, status of world recovery to be reviewed at G-20 Summit in Seoul, says Rao


November 9th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 9 (ANI): Global economic situation, the status of the world recovery as well as the progress of implementation regarding the past G-20 Summit decisions, are some of the ... Read more...

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Manmohan leaves for Seoul Wednesday, will meet Obama again (Lead)


November 7th, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will meet with US President Barack Obama yet again in a few days in Seoul where he goes Wednesday on a three-day ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh leaves Wednesday for G20 Summit in Seoul


November 7th, 2010 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh leaves for Seoul Wednesday on a three-day visit to attend the G20 Summit where he is expected to meet with his host ... Read more...

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Germany to support India’s stand against US protectionism


October 2nd, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Gyanendra Kumar Keshri New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) Germany will support India's stand against protectionist policies, adopted by the United States in the last few months, at the major international forums, ... Read more...

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S. Korea gearing up for G-20 Summit


September 23rd, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
Seoul (S. Korea), Sep 23 (ANI): With only 50 days left for the G-20 Seoul Summit, Korea is making conscientious efforts to gather a consensus in putting development as one of the ... Read more...

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Gains seen for rising powers like India at G20 Summit


September 19th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Gyanendra Kumar Keshri New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Restructuring the 66-year-old International Monetary Fund (IMF) with a greater say for countries like India and measures to ensure sustained global economic recovery ... Read more...

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G20 should focus on green measures for growth: UN


June 22nd, 2010 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, June 22 (IANS) Leaders of the group of 20 developing countries (G20) should focus on environment-friendly measures to promote global economic recovery, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has said. "Based on our ... Read more...

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