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India's NSG dream not over, group to meet again to discuss entry of non-NPT countries
India

India's NSG dream not over, group to meet again to discuss entry of non-NPT countries

The Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), whose membership India failed to get two days back, is likely to meet again before the end of the year to specially discuss the process for allowing non-NPT signatories into the 48-nation grouping, thus providing another chance to India to press its claims.

'How to lose a negotiation': Rahul Gandhi hits out at Modi over NSG bid
Politics

'How to lose a negotiation': Rahul Gandhi hits out at Modi over NSG bid

After the Congress slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi over India's failed bid to join the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), party vice-president Rahul Gandhi, who is abroad, took to Twitter to hit out at the government's “failed diplomacy”.

China bars India's NSG entry: We must rely on our own wits, develop tech
World

China bars India's NSG entry: We must rely on our own wits, develop tech

Early on Friday morning, Indian time, the verdict from Seoul was announced: India was denied entry into the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG). For many, this had been a foregone conclusion, but the strenuous efforts of the Indian government raised hope that things would ultimately come out in India's favour as they did in 2008.

China wall, Swiss backstab: Few reasons on why India's NSG bid failed in Seoul
World

China wall, Swiss backstab: Few reasons on why India's NSG bid failed in Seoul

The Seoul plenary session is over. New Delhi's has to wait for next year's Switzerland session to carry forward its mission.

India's NSG bid: Most countries have expressed support, claims MEA
World

India's NSG bid: Most countries have expressed support, claims MEA

The ministry of external affairs (MEA) in a press release, issued on Friday said that “discussions on expansion of membership, or what is called 'participation' in NSG, were certainly not hypothetical.”

China's great betrayal: Why did India's eastern neighbour block the NSG bid?
World

China's great betrayal: Why did India's eastern neighbour block the NSG bid?

China stonewalling India’s entry into NSG from the shadows despite multiple ambiguous statements from Beijing (all orchestrated by the Chinese government since all media in China is state controlled), was on predictable lines.

China blocks India's NSG bid; fears entry will collapse global non-proliferation order
World

China blocks India's NSG bid; fears entry will collapse global non-proliferation order

China on Friday continued to oppose India's entry to the NSG, saying the global non-proliferation order will collapse if New Delhi joined the grouping.

PM Modi has 'failed' on foreign policy front: Kejriwal on NSG issue
Politics

PM Modi has 'failed' on foreign policy front: Kejriwal on NSG issue

As the NSG meeting ended with no decision on India's membership bid, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying he has "failed completely" on foreign policy front

China remains adamant on decision of India's NSG membership
World

China remains adamant on decision of India's NSG membership

The plenary meeting of the 48-member Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) ended on Friday with no decision on India's membership bid as divisions persisted over admitting non-NPT members with China leading the opposition to it.

Destination NSG: PM Modi seeks China's support as members differ on India's entry
World

Destination NSG: PM Modi seeks China's support as members differ on India's entry

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday urged China to support India's NSG bid, but there was no breakthrough on the issue at the meeting of the 48-nation grouping in the face of stiff Chinese-led opposition.

Why India wants to be in the NSG: 10 things you need to know
World

Why India wants to be in the NSG: 10 things you need to know

India's membership to the NSG will give it better access to technology that can bring down emissions

After US, France asks member states to take a 'positive decision' on India's NSG bid
World

After US, France asks member states to take a 'positive decision' on India's NSG bid

Amidst stiff opposition by China to India's entry into NSG, France on Wednesday strongly backed New Delhi's case, saying it will bolster global efforts against nuclear proliferation and asking the member states to take a "positive decision" in the Seoul plenary meeting.

PM Modi to meet Xi Jinping to seek China's support for India's NSG bid
World

PM Modi to meet Xi Jinping to seek China's support for India's NSG bid

President Xi Jinping and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit in Tashkent beginning on Thursday during which India is expected to seek China's support for membership of the NSG.

Will play 'constructive' role in discussions on India's inclusion into NSG: China
World

Will play 'constructive' role in discussions on India's inclusion into NSG: China

In an apparent climb down, China on Wednesday said it will play a "constructive" role in the discussions on India's bid for membership of the 48-member NSG but at the same maintained that the issue was not on the agenda of the NSG meeting in Seoul.

Will India finally gain entry to NSG? Here's how Pakistan may play spoiler
World

Will India finally gain entry to NSG? Here's how Pakistan may play spoiler

If and when, India enters the NSG, it would be a red letter day in our diplomatic history. But we need to be cautious of China and Pakistan.

'Door is open' for discussion on India's entry into the Nuclear Suppliers Group, says China
World

'Door is open' for discussion on India's entry into the Nuclear Suppliers Group, says China

China, which has been opposing India's NSG membership bid, on Tuesday for the first time said the "door is open" for discussions on the issue but took a swipe at the US for backing India, saying it was one of those who made the rule against the entry of non-NPT countries into NSG.

With NSG on agenda, Foreign Secy Jaishankar makes surprise China visit
World

With NSG on agenda, Foreign Secy Jaishankar makes surprise China visit

Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar made an unannounced visit to Beijing to enlist support for India's bid for membership of NSG which is being opposed by China.

More talks needed to build consensus on NSG membership, says China
World

More talks needed to build consensus on NSG membership, says China

China said on Sunday that more talks were needed to build a consensus on which countries can join the main group controlling access to sensitive nuclear technology, after a push by the United States to include India.

Mexico backs India's bid for NSG membership
World

Mexico backs India's bid for NSG membership

India on Thursday received crucial support of Mexico in its bid to become member of the NSG ahead of a plenary meeting of the 48-nation bloc whose members are allowed to trade in and export nuclear technology.

When India and China can agree on CWC, then why not on NSG?
World

When India and China can agree on CWC, then why not on NSG?

China's objection to India’s NSG membership is political. India is part of the "strategic periphery" which China has historically sought to weaken.