Scuffle at BRICS meet between Chinese media, police

Sat, 10/15/2016 - 22:26

Benaulim (Goa), Oct 15 (IANS) A scuffle broke out between members of the Chinese media delegation and Goa Police personnel late on Saturday at the beach resort where bilateral talks between India and China were being held.


BRICS leaders clad in colourful 'Indian jackets' for summit eve dinner

Sat, 10/15/2016 - 22:22

Benaulim (Goa), Oct 15 (IANS) After a gruelling day of meetings and media interactions, BRICS leaders wound down their busy Saturday and turned up for dinner, dressed impeccably in Indian wear of crisp kurtas with a cotton jacket, a perfect attire for a balmy Goan evening.


Xi's Goa visit to bring vitality to BRICS cooperation

Sat, 10/15/2016 - 09:02

Beijing, Oct 15 (IANS) Chinese President Xi Jinping's Goa visit to attend the eighth BRICS Summit from October 15-16, is expected to bring confidence and vitality to partnership within the bloc of emerging economies and enable it to contribute more to global growth.


Modi to reach Goa for BRICS, hails BIMSTEC

Fri, 10/14/2016 - 10:36

New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is slated to reach Goa on Friday for the upcoming eighth BRICS Summit and the first ever BRICS-BIMSTEC meet saying that the outreach with the BIMSTEC leaders was significant.


BRICS an opportunity to attract investment: Brazil

Fri, 10/14/2016 - 09:12

Brasilia, Oct 14 (IANS) Brazilian President Michel Temer will leave on Friday to India to participate in the eighth Brics Summit and then to Japan to attract investment.


India, China agree on closer cooperation in energy

Fri, 10/14/2016 - 00:14

New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) India and China have agreed to cooperate in the energy sector, including on sourcing energy from international markets, the Indian government said on Thursday.


India Russia's 'privileged strategic partner': President Putin

Thu, 10/13/2016 - 18:42

Moscow, Oct 13 (IANS) President Vladimir Putin on Thursday said Russia remained the top supplier of advanced weapons and defence technology to its "privileged strategic partner" India and added that Moscow and other BRICS nations were determined to back New Delhi's fight against terror.


Xi to attend BRICS summit in India, visit Bangladesh

Mon, 10/10/2016 - 16:20

Beijing, Oct 10 (IANS) Chinese President Xi Jinping will visit Cambodia and Bangladesh and attend the eighth BRICS summit in India from October 13 to 17, it was announced here on Monday.


Stage set for BRICS meet on Agriculture

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 23:30

New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) India will be hosting the 6th meeting of BRICS member nations on Agriculture and Agrarian Development here from Thursday, an official statement said.


BRICS National Security Advisors meet PM Modi

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 22:36

New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) The National Security Advisors (NSAs) from BRICS countries -- Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa -- on Wednesday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi here.