Tuesday, 29 November, 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.

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In Gujarat, voters want BJP’s alternative but not of Modi

After ruling Gujarat for 27 years, BJP knows how to shield election outcomes from ground realities such as people’s hardships, leaderless govt and corrupt bureaucracy.
File photo of Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and his Indian counterpart Subrahmanyam Jaishankar | Maxim Shipenkov/Pool via Reuters

Modi govt asked by sanction-hit Russia for parts for key sectors, says report

Moscow has sent India a list of over 500 products including parts for cars, aircraft and trains for delivery as sanctions squeeze Russia's ability to keep vital industries running.

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Illustration: Soham Sen | The Print

Modi govt moves with Arunachal Frontier Highway, among India’s ‘toughest’ projects yet, China in mind

The 2,000 km-long highway will be of strategic importance to military. Same equipment used on other side of LAC being deployed to carry out work on tough terrain, say officials.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.