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Myanmar coup: At UN, India calls for release of detained leaders, urges military to exercise 'maximum restraint'
India

Myanmar coup: At UN, India calls for release of detained leaders, urges military to exercise 'maximum restraint'

India's TS Tirumurti said that the situation should be resolved peacefully, and urged world leaders to carry out 'greater engagement' with the ruling regime

ASEAN leaders meet via video summit to tackle thorny issues like emergency coronavirus fund, tensions in South China Sea
World

ASEAN leaders meet via video summit to tackle thorny issues like emergency coronavirus fund, tensions in South China Sea

Vietnam, the current ASEAN chair, had planned face-to-face meetings, but most member states assessed it was still too risky for leaders to travel. Still, it organized a colorful opening ceremony with traditional songs and dance in Hanoi for about 200 Vietnamese officials and foreign diplomats.

Narendra Modi says Centre is ‘ensuring’ development without harming environment, at climate conservation conference
India

Narendra Modi says Centre is ‘ensuring’ development without harming environment, at climate conservation conference

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday asserted that his government firmly believes in the path of sustainable development and is ensuring that growth happens without harming the environment.

Moon Jae-in, Shinzo Abe back dialogue to resolve South Korea-Japan dispute as two leaders meet on sidelines of ASEAN in Bangkok
World

Moon Jae-in, Shinzo Abe back dialogue to resolve South Korea-Japan dispute as two leaders meet on sidelines of ASEAN in Bangkok

Meeting comes as bilateral ties have plunged to their lowest in decades after S Korea's top court last year ordered Japanese firms to compensate some wartime forced labourers

Sarbananda Sonowal urges North Eastern Council to play important role in implementation of ‘Act East Policy’
India

Sarbananda Sonowal urges North Eastern Council to play important role in implementation of ‘Act East Policy’

Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday urged the North Eastern Council (NEC) to play an important role in the implementation of the ‘Act East Policy’ with focus on issues relating to trade, investment, tourism and connectivity.

Two years on, over a million Rohingya refugees still without rights, status or justice
World

Two years on, over a million Rohingya refugees still without rights, status or justice

The conditions for the Rohingya inside the world’s largest refugee camp in Cox’s Bazar are far from acceptable. Refugees live in emergency conditions, but still they choose to remain rather to return under a repatriation deal without guarantees of justice.

Sushma Swaraj arrives in Vietnam's Hanoi on first leg of two-nation tour; to meet PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc, discuss maritime security
India

Sushma Swaraj arrives in Vietnam's Hanoi on first leg of two-nation tour; to meet PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc, discuss maritime security

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday night arrived at Vietnamese capital, Hanoi, on the first leg of her four-day two-nation tour, which aims at deepening India's strategic cooperation with Vietnam and Cambodia

India to form group of ministers to resolve issues regarding proposed RCEP agreement among ASEAN countries, FTA partners
India

India to form group of ministers to resolve issues regarding proposed RCEP agreement among ASEAN countries, FTA partners

The government will set up a group of ministers (GoM) to look into issues related to the proposed mega free trade agreement RCEP, official sources said.

India for rule-based approach in Indo-Pacific; fulcrum of economic activity moving from Atlantic: Ambassador Navtej Singh Sarna
Business

India for rule-based approach in Indo-Pacific; fulcrum of economic activity moving from Atlantic: Ambassador Navtej Singh Sarna

Indo-Pacific is of huge importance to India and as fulcrum of economic activity is moving from the Atlantic to this region, Navtej Singh Sarna said

ASEAN says Beijing's continued reclamation of South China Sea could raise regional tensions
World

ASEAN says Beijing's continued reclamation of South China Sea could raise regional tensions

China's continued reclamation in the South China Sea has eroded trust among rival claimants and could raise regional tensions, ASEAN ministers said

Narendra Modi thanks ASEAN leaders for attending Republic Day parade, calls bond with member countries 'historical'
India

Narendra Modi thanks ASEAN leaders for attending Republic Day parade, calls bond with member countries 'historical'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that ASEAN ( Association of Southeast Asian Nations) is the center of India's Act East Policy,

Sushma Swaraj highlights cultural bond between southeast Asian nations at India-ASEAN Youth Awards function
India

Sushma Swaraj highlights cultural bond between southeast Asian nations at India-ASEAN Youth Awards function

Highlighting the strong cultural bonds between India and ASEAN countries, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday said there is a need to propagate this "special relationship" amongst the youth of both the regions

Sushma Swaraj arrives in Thailand: Foreign minister to meet her counterpart tomorrow, defence, economic ties on agenda
India

Sushma Swaraj arrives in Thailand: Foreign minister to meet her counterpart tomorrow, defence, economic ties on agenda

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj arrived in Bangkok on Thursday on the first leg of a three-nation tour that will also take her to Indonesia and Singapore.

India says ASEAN ties not influenced 'by any third country' in apparent dig at China
World

India says ASEAN ties not influenced 'by any third country' in apparent dig at China

India said that its level of engagement with ASEAN was determined by the opportunities of cooperation and not influenced by any third country, an apparent reference to China

ASEAN nations in talks with Centre to extend India-Myanmar-Thailand highway to Vietnam
India

ASEAN nations in talks with Centre to extend India-Myanmar-Thailand highway to Vietnam

India and ASEAN countries are holding consultations on the extension of the 1,360 km IMT highway – from Moreh in India to Mae-Sot in Thailand — to Laos, Cambodia and to Vietnam

ASEAN to not take relative calm over South China Sea dispute for granted, says draft statement
World

ASEAN to not take relative calm over South China Sea dispute for granted, says draft statement

Southeast Asian nations will not take a relative calm in the dispute over the South China Sea for granted, according to a draft of a statement to be issued during a summit meeting in Manila

Nirmala Sitharaman attends ASEAN defence ministers' meet; terrorism, drug trafficking on agenda
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Nirmala Sitharaman attends ASEAN defence ministers' meet; terrorism, drug trafficking on agenda

The ASEAN defence ministers began their high-level security dialogue to discuss security issues, including counter-terrorism, drug trafficking and maritime conflicts, facing the region

Donald Trump to visit Asia in November for the first time since becoming president, India not on list
World

Donald Trump to visit Asia in November for the first time since becoming president, India not on list

Donald Trump will travel to Asia in November for the first time since becoming president, stopping in Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam and the Philippines

TRAI signs deal to work closely with Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission
News & Analysis

TRAI signs deal to work closely with Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission

TRAI signed a letter of intent (LoI) with the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) to jointly conduct capacity building exercises.

Mitsubishi to export its multi purpose vehicle from Indonesia to supply Nissan
Features

Mitsubishi to export its multi purpose vehicle from Indonesia to supply Nissan

Mitsubishi Motors Corp plans to supply the model to the group's new parent Nissan Motor, Mitsubishi's chief executive said.