Tuesday, 4 October, 2022
TopicHarsh V Shringla

Topic: Harsh V Shringla

Briefed UK on India’s Covid situation to review travel ‘red list’, Harsh Shringla says

Shringla, who arrived in UK for a 2-day visit Friday, also shared plans for a reciprocal vaccine certification system to be unveiled by the Indian govt soon for international travel.

Shringla meets UN Secretary-General Guterres, informs India’s priorities for Security Council

During the meeting, the two leaders also exchanged views on Afghanistan & Myanmar, climate change, UNSC reforms and the Covid situation around the world.

India, Bangladesh will deepen defence & security ties: Foreign secy ahead of Modi’s visit

PM Narendra Modi will visit Dhaka on 26-27 March where he will be holding talks with his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina.

Always told Chinese interlocutors that normal ties contingent on peace at border — Shringla

Noting that China is India's largest trading partner in terms of goods, the foreign secretary also said the balance of trade is very much skewed in favour of China.

Foreign Secretary Harsh Shringla arrives in Russia for two-day visit

On his first foreign visit of 2021, Shringla said travelling during Covid times gives an indication of the importance India attaches to its relations with Russia.

Foreign Secretary Harsh Shringla to visit Russia on 17, 18 February

The MEA says this year’s first visit abroad by the foreign secretary to Moscow signifies the importance India attaches to its close and friendly relations with Russia.

Nepal’s Covid vaccine requirement will be a priority for India, says Harsh Shringla

Speaking at the Asian Institute of Diplomacy and International Affairs in Nepal, Foreign Secretary Shringla said India is on the cusp of the availability of a Covid vaccine.

Foreign Secretary Harsh Shringla to visit Nepal on 26, 27 November to discuss bilateral ties

Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla is visiting at the invitation of Nepalese counterpart Bharat Raj Paudyal. He will also hand over Covid related support to Nepal.

Trump or Biden, India-US ties will remain ‘strong and robust’ — Foreign Secy Shringla in UK

Speaking at an event in UK, Foreign Secretary Harsh V. Shringla said US-India ties have come a long way and that India continues to enjoy 'extraordinary' bipartisan support in US.

Foreign Secy Shringla warns against ‘skewed’ arrangements in indirect reference to China’s BRI

Talking on India's Vision of the Indo-Pacific in London, Shringla stressed on India's commitment to promote and contribute to infrastructure, economic projects and supply chains.

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File photo of Supreme Court | Manisha Mondal | ThePrint

SC ruling on hijab & Gyanvapi won’t just be limited to faith. It’ll be about our democracy

While petitions against Karnataka’s hijab ban are an opportunity to define student rights, those against Place of Worship Act can be a platform to ensure a robust law-making procedure in India.
A man counts Indian currency notes inside a shop in Mumbai, India | Reuters/Francis Mascarenhas

RBI tells state refiners to reduce dollar buying in spot market, contain sharp fall in rupee

RBI has ensured that $9 billion has been made available at overseas branches of some Indian banks for the country's three state-run refiners to tap, according to sources.


The LCH is designed with stealth features such as reduced visual, aural, radar and infrared signatures | Photo: IAF

Prachand, India’s new Light Combat Helicopter, doesn’t yet have main arsenal or protection suite

IAF inducted new helicopter Monday, but it'll get anti-tank guided missile only by mid-2023, while air-to-air missiles haven't yet been ordered, it is learnt.

India’s hijab supporters will lose even if they win SC battle. Because the real war is political

In a highly polarised time, cornered minorities tend to lean back and protect the roots and fundamentals of what is so dear to them. Politically, it can often be a bad trap.