India, Russia tri-services exercise sees joint anti-terror operation

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 21:14

Vladivostok, Oct 27, Indra 2017, India's first tri-service exercise with Russia, entered its final phase, with Friday seeing a Task Force of armoured, mechanised infantry and infantry elements, supported by fighter aircraft and armed helicopters, foiling a simulated attack on a humanitarian aid convoy, an official statement said.


Sushma Swaraj and Ivanka Trump discuss women empowerment

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 09:12

New York, Sep 19, US President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka and India's External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj discussed here women empowerment and the upcoming Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Hyderabad.


Sushma Swaraj arrives in New York for UNGA session

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 09:16

United Nations, Sep 18, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has arrived here to attend the annual UN General Assembly (UNGA) session. She will hold a high level meeting with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida on Monday.


India, Belarus condemn terrorism in all forms

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 13:34

New Delhi, Sep 13, India and Belarus have condemned terrorism in all its forms while calling for an early adoption of the India-initiated Comprehensive Convention on International Terrorism in the UN.


Trump nominates Kenneth Juster as ambassador to India

Sat, 09/02/2017 - 09:50

New York, Sep 2, President Donald Trump has nominated Kenneth Juster who helped lay the foundations of the India-US nuclear cooperation agreement, as the new ambassador to New Delhi.


PM Modi receives Nepal PM ahead of talks

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 12:48

New Delhi, Aug 24, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday received Nepal Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba ahead of delegation-level talks here.


Nepal invites Indian investment for economic growth

Wed, 08/23/2017 - 23:52

New Delhi, Aug 23, On the verge of a growth take-off after years of instability, Nepal on Wednesday invited Indian industry to invest in the country to help create jobs and boost economic growth in the Himalayan nation.


McDonald's ends franchise pact with Connaught Plaza Restaurants

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 13:52

New Delhi, Aug 21, McDonalds India on Monday announced it had terminated its franchise agreement with Vikram Bakshi's Connaught Plaza Restaurants. The 169 restaurants operated by the latter will have to stop using the McDonlad's brand name within 15 days.


India issues demarche to Pakistan over death of soldier

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 23:34

New Delhi, Aug 9, India on Wednesday summoned a senior official of the Pakistan High Commission and issued a demarche over the death of an Indian soldier in a ceasefire violation along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir.