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Apr 26, 2019
Dalbir Singh Suhag's appointment as Indian High Commissioner to Seychelles is more about defence than diplomacyFormer Indian Army chief Dalbir Singh Suhag was appointed as India's High Commissioner to Seychelles on Thursday, In a move that is likely to be a significant move in India's effort to increase its security presence in the Indian Ocean region.
Jun 22, 2018
Seychelles president's India visit: Danny Faure to hold talks with Narendra Modi, review cooperation in defence and securitySeychelles president Danny Faure will hold talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and review the wide-ranging cooperation between the two countries.
Jun 22, 2018
Seychelles president Danny Faure in India: Fate of Assumption Island deal, strategic ties at stakeDetermined to safeguard India's strategic interests in IOR, Modi govt is proactively reaching out to Seychelles president Danny Faure, who is visiting India
Jun 17, 2018
Seychelles president Danny Faure says project with India to develop naval base at Assumption Island won't move forwardSeychelles President Danny Faure said that the joint project with India to develop a naval base at Assumption Island in his country will not happen due to pressure from Opposition parties back in Seychelles
Mar 30, 2018
India's Seychelles naval base plan hits wall: New Delhi must commit greater economic, military resources to preserve its interestsWith India's military plans in Seychelles hitting roadblock, New Delhi must demonstrate greater willingness to assume the burdens of being a major power.
Mar 28, 2018
With increasing domestic resistance, Seychelles' Opposition blocks military agreement with IndiaTwo months after India signed a revised agreement with the Indian Ocean archipelago nation of Seychelles for the building of military facilities on Assumption Island, Seychelles' Opposition has refused to let it pass in their Parliament
Mar 03, 2018
India's plan to build military base in Seychelles' Assumption Island stirs controversyA plan for India to build a military base on an outlying Seychelles island has won favour among the archipelago nation's politicians, but some hostility from its people
Oct 12, 2017
S Jaishankar in Seychelles: As China shadow looms, India must quickly iron out disputes over Assumption IslandIndia sent Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar on a visit to Seychelles to smooth out differences over the development of infrastructure on Assumption Island.