It will be the first face-to-face meeting between Putin and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, after the meeting on the sidelines of the BRICS summit in November 2019
There have been six telephonic conversations between the two leaders since November 2019, to date apart from virtual meetings for multilateral summits.
How Vladimir Putin’s visit will bring India and Russia closer despite New Delhi’s deepening ties with US
Minor differences, which cropped up due to India’s strategic shift and closer alliance with the US, would be put to rest during Vladimir Putin’s Delhi visit
The purpose of CAATSA is 'to provide congressional review and to counter aggression by the Governments of Iran, the Russian Federation, and North Korea, and for other purposes'
Last month, US senators and India Caucus co-chairs Mark Warner and John Cornyn sent a letter to President Joe Biden encouraging him to waive CAATSA sanctions against India for buying military arms from Russia
The statement made by John Cornyn, a top Republican leader, came as a few senators have urged President Biden not to impose provisions of CAATSA on New Delhi for buying the S-400 surface-to-air missile system from Moscow
In a letter to Biden, Senators Mark Warner of the Democratic Party and John Cornyn of the Republican Party urged the president to grant a national interest waiver to India as provided under CAATSA as this is in America's national security interest
India, US ties: Looming CAATSA sanctions speak of a US unipolar moment that has long walked into pages of history
Stripped to the bone, the CAATSA sanctions are a way of forcing India to negate its multi-alignment strategy
For strategic as well as military reasons, India cannot cancel the deal to buy S-400 Triumf air defence missile systems
In October 2018, India had signed a $5 billion deal with Russia to buy five units of the S-400 air defence missile systems
Moscow, New Delhi in talks on production of S-400 air defence system in India, says Rostec CEO Sergey Chemezov
Moscow is holding talks with New Delhi on starting the production of S-400 Air Defense Systems in India, said Sergey Chemezov, CEO of Russia's Rostec state corporation said on Sunday
G20 Summit in Osaka: Donald Trump sounds conciliatory note, but his inconsistencies hamper India-US ties
Donald Trump’s posturing may even be counted as beneficial for bilateral ties because it lowers expectations and forces both parties to dive deep into negotiations.
India will go by its national interest: S Jaishankar tells US on S-400 missile system deal with Russia
Amid concerns in the US over India procuring S-400 missile defence system from Russia, India said on Wednesday that will go by its national interest and has many bilateral relationships which also have a history
Mike Pompeo meets Narendra Modi, S Jaishankar and Ajit Doval; terrorism, tarrifs and Russia deal on agenda at US-India talks
Jaishankar and Pompeo's meet is expected to set the ground for Modi's meeting with US President Donald Trump on the sidelines of the G-20 summit in Osaka later in June
'US has concerns over India procuring S-400 missile defence system but is appreciative of Delhi's requirements': Diplomatic sources
The US has some concerns over India procuring the S-400 missile defence system from Russia but is appreciative of New Delhi's requirements and is expected to take a view based on an assessment of the American law, diplomatic sources in Delhi said.
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar faces trial by fire in dealing with Donald Trump's curveball on preferential trade status
S Jaishankar must now not only dig deep into his bag of experience and expertise but also involve other government departments.
India's S-400 long-range missile system deal with Russia will have 'serious implications' on defence ties, warns US
India's decision to buy the long-range S-400 missile defense system from Russia will have serious implications on defence ties, the Trump administration has warned.
We will work everything out, says US defence secretary James Mattis on India's purchase of S400 defence systems from Russia
Russia's S400 system, a mobile long-range surface-to-air missile system, made its debut on the world stage in 2007. The platform rivals Lockheed Martin's THAAD, or terminal high altitude area defense, system and Raytheon's Patriot system.
Donald Trump's 'refusal' of invitation to Republic Day function should not undo gradual uptick in India-US ties
It has taken India decades to get over an innate suspicion of the United States. It would seem to be a pity to waste it all due to the Republic Day controversy.