Thursday, 7 July, 2022
TopicBilateral talks

Topic: bilateral talks

More than just whisky: Trade body explains why India-UK FTA should address trade barriers

FTA will seek to address bilateral issues to create a robust system of trade, Richard Heald, executive chair of the UK-India Business Council, tells ThePrint in an interview.

Jaishankar meets Slovenia PM Janez Jansa to enhance bilateral ties

Foreign Minister S Jaishankar is in the central European nation as part of a four-day visit to Slovenia, Croatia and Denmark.

Sergei Lavrov to visit Pakistan today, first by any Russian foreign minister in 9 years

On his two-day visit to Pakistan, Lavrov will hold important talks with the country's top leadership and the Army chief on bilateral ties as well as on the situation in Afghanistan.

General Naravane holds talks with South Korea to boost bilateral military ties

The defence and security ties between India and South Korea have been on an upswing in the last one decade as there have been a growing convergence of interests between the two sides.

Cabinet approves signing of revised air service agreements with Afghanistan, Philippines

The official statement said the revised air services agreement signifies an important landmark in the civil aviation relations between India and the two countries.

PM Modi hold talks with Qatar’s Amir to boost investment flow into India

The two leaders decided to create a special task-force to further facilitate investments, and also resolved to explore Qatari investments in the entire energy value-chain in India.

India vows to enhance bilateral ties with Seychelles in post-Covid era, says Jaishankar

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar emphasised the country's commitment to support the interests and aspirations of Seychelles and take this cooperation to a higher level.

US-Israel team heads for Bahrain to officially establish Tel Aviv-Manama diplomatic ties

The US-Israel delegation is taking the first direct Israeli commercial flight to Bahrain. The two countries announced normalisation of ties last month.

US-China tension can give way to India-Australia partnerships on critical technology

Nowhere is there more opportunity in the expanding and evolving India-Australia relationship than in the area of technology.

India, US hold 2+2 inter-sessional, agree to pursue ‘quest’ for inclusive Indo-Pacific

Both sides reviewed progress and developments in bilateral ties in defence, security, and foreign policy areas since the last 2+2 ministerial meeting on 18 December, the MEA said.

On Camera


AAP chief and Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal with Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann | Representational Image | ANI

AAP, TMC’s national ambitions ignore India’s stark diversity. Southern parties know better

Modern communication technologies can be the potential centripetal force that unify voters across states. AAP has benefitted from this in Punjab.
Illustration by Soham Sen

Keep calm and carry on: Unlike wheat, rice isn’t hot yet

The world is worried that India might restrict exports of rice after wheat, pushing prices higher and worsening global food security.


Air Commodore Sanjay Sharma pose with daughter Flying Officer Ananya Sharma in front of the fighter aircraft | Twitter/@DefencePRO_Guj

In a first in IAF, father-daughter fly in same fighter formation as fellow wingmen

Daughter of Air Commodore Sanjay Sharma, Flying Officer Ananya Sharma is currently undergoing training to master ‘superior and faster’ jets.

Moral, political & ideological questions on Maharashtra: 1st is simplest to answer, 3rd trickiest

What is Shiv Sena’s ideology? We might say it’s been a convenient mix of extreme ethnic chauvinism & unforgiving Hindutva. Within the second, the party retained space to manoeuvre.