Ramkalawan, a 59-year-old priest who has largely devoted himself to politics, received 54 percent of the vote in the Indian Ocean island nation while Faure received 43 percent
Dalbir Singh Suhag's appointment as Indian High Commissioner to Seychelles is more about defence than diplomacy
Former 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.
Seychelles will remain 'faithful friend' of India, says President Danny Faure; island nation given second Dornier aircraft
Seychelles was given the second Dornier craft by India on Tuesday to boost its capacity to conduct maritime surveillance. President Danny Faure calls India 'faithful friend'.
Seychelles president in India: Danny Faure holds 'frank' talks with Narendra Modi, agrees to work on Assumption Island deal
Seychelles president Danny Faure held talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his trip to India and signed six agreements during his visit to India.
'Take care of your health,' Narendra Modi tells IAF personnel who fainted during guard of honour ceremony
After the ceremony ended and the dignitary had left, prime minister Narendra Modi walked up to the airman and enquired about his health.
Seychelles president Danny Faure to hold talks with Narendra Modi today; defence, security ties high on agenda
Seychelles president Danny Faure, who is on his first bilateral visit to India, will hold talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday and review the wide-ranging cooperation between the two countries
Seychelles president Danny Faure arrives in Ahmedabad on six-day trip to India; will visit IIM-A, Sabarmati Ashram today
Faure will visit the Indian Institute of Management-Ahmedabad and the Sabarmati Ashram on Saturday, state government officials said.
Seychelles president's India visit: Danny Faure to hold talks with Narendra Modi, review cooperation in defence and security
Seychelles president Danny Faure will hold talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and review the wide-ranging cooperation between the two countries.
Determined to safeguard India's strategic interests in IOR, Modi govt is proactively reaching out to Seychelles president Danny Faure, who is visiting India
India's Seychelles naval base plan hits wall: New Delhi must commit greater economic, military resources to preserve its interests
With India's military plans in Seychelles hitting roadblock, New Delhi must demonstrate greater willingness to assume the burdens of being a major power.
Two 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