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How Narendra Modi’s successful European tour is a vindication of India’s global standing and credibility
Opinion

How Narendra Modi’s successful European tour is a vindication of India’s global standing and credibility

In a world increasingly defined by geostrategic shifts, ideological rivalry and fractured power, Modi’s India has emerged as an important global player with credibility on all sides

India, France call for immediate end to 'hostilities' in Ukraine, express deep concern over humanitarian crisis
World

India, France call for immediate end to 'hostilities' in Ukraine, express deep concern over humanitarian crisis

PM Modi and French President Emmanuel Macron said they would 'respond in a coordinated and multilateral way' to the risk the conflict would intensify a global food crisis, with Ukraine one of the world's main wheat producers

India ended three decades of political instability by pressing a button, says PM Modi
World

India ended three decades of political instability by pressing a button, says PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed members of the Indian community at the Theater at Potsdamer Platz in Berlin, Germany, on Monday

PM Modi, German Chancellor co-chair Inter-Governmental Consultations
World

PM Modi, German Chancellor co-chair Inter-Governmental Consultations

IGC is a unique mechanism which brings together several ministers and officials from both sides to engage in bilateral discussions culminating in a plenary session which is chaired by the two leaders

India, Germany commit to reform WTO, call it central pillar of integrating developing countries
Business

India, Germany commit to reform WTO, call it central pillar of integrating developing countries

Both sides also expressed their strong support for the upcoming negotiations between the European Union and India on a Free Trade Agreement

Germany, India sign $10.5 billion green development deal
World

Germany, India sign $10.5 billion green development deal

The agreements covered issues ranging from technical assistance to increase the use of renewable energy and hydrogen, to reducing greenhouse gas emissions, protecting biodiversity and improving agricultural land use

First IGC of Germany’s new govt with India a sign of special quality of relationship, says Olaf Scholz
World

First IGC of Germany’s new govt with India a sign of special quality of relationship, says Olaf Scholz

The German Chancellor said India is an important partner of their country in Asia in economic, security policy, and climate-political terms

India, Germany share several values, made significant progress over last few years, says PM Modi
India

India, Germany share several values, made significant progress over last few years, says PM Modi

The prime minister on Monday held a bilateral meeting with Chancellor Olaf Scholz. Their discussions covered key areas of bilateral cooperation under the overall strategic partnership, as well as regional and global developments

PM Modi receives grand welcome from Indian diaspora in Germany, meets German Chancellor Olaf Scholz in Berlin
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PM Modi receives grand welcome from Indian diaspora in Germany, meets German Chancellor Olaf Scholz in Berlin

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is on a three-day trip to Germany, Denmark and France from today

PM Modi, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz meet in Berlin, discuss ways to expand India-Germany cooperation: WATCH
World

PM Modi, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz meet in Berlin, discuss ways to expand India-Germany cooperation: WATCH

This is Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first meeting with Scholz as German Chancellor, who assumed office in December, 2021. Both the leaders will co-chair the 6th India-Germany Inter-Governmental Consultations (IGC)

WATCH: PM Modi gets rousing welcome from Indian diaspora in Germany; children sing patriotic song, present portrait, call him their icon
World

WATCH: PM Modi gets rousing welcome from Indian diaspora in Germany; children sing patriotic song, present portrait, call him their icon

Several people who congregated at Hotel Adlon Kempinski in Berlin clicked selfies with PM Modi. One person even touched the Prime Minister's feet in reverence

Narendra Modi embarks on first foreign visit of 2022: Understanding the significance of PM’s Europe trip
India

Narendra Modi embarks on first foreign visit of 2022: Understanding the significance of PM’s Europe trip

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Germany, Denmark and France from today. His visit gains significance as Europe faces challenges in light of Russia's war against Ukraine

PM Modi to visit Germany, Denmark and France from 2 to 4 May
World

PM Modi to visit Germany, Denmark and France from 2 to 4 May

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will briefly stop over in Paris and meet French President Emmanuel Macron, who was re-elected to the top post

Move 'heaven and earth' to keep Ukraine well-supplied with weapons, says US amid fears of expanding war with Russia
World

Move 'heaven and earth' to keep Ukraine well-supplied with weapons, says US amid fears of expanding war with Russia

Two months into the fighting, Western arms have helped Ukraine stall Russia’s invasion, however, Russian forces continue to rain fire on eastern and southern Ukraine amid the growing new fears that the war could spill over the country's borders

Reconciling war with peace amid Ukrainian crisis: Through the works of a Russian poet and an Indian rishi
World

Reconciling war with peace amid Ukrainian crisis: Through the works of a Russian poet and an Indian rishi

How the writings of Sri Aurobindo and Alexander Pushkin provide us with a compass that will show us the right direction in this overwhelmingly chaotic world of ours

Lok Sabha clears Criminal Procedure (Identification) Bill: It’s a need of the hour, but we should proceed with caution
India

Lok Sabha clears Criminal Procedure (Identification) Bill: It’s a need of the hour, but we should proceed with caution

Apart from aiding in the investigation and trial process, experts believe that the Bill will also end police atrocity and bring transparency

GhoseSpot | India has changed and it will be a mistake to judge it by the lens of the past
World

GhoseSpot | India has changed and it will be a mistake to judge it by the lens of the past

As seen in the Modi government’s handling of the Ukraine crisis or Jaishankar’s aggressive diplomacy in the US, it’s obvious that the old order now has to deal with a new India which will talk in its own idiom and walk at its own pace

How Ukraine crisis undermines nuclear non-proliferation regime and may lead to more countries developing nukes
World

How Ukraine crisis undermines nuclear non-proliferation regime and may lead to more countries developing nukes

The Ukrainian conflict has clearly brought to the fore the glaring inequalities between five of the world's largest nuclear powers and the rest

Neighbourhood, not Ukraine war, should be India’s priority now
India

Neighbourhood, not Ukraine war, should be India’s priority now

At a time when there are suggestions for India to play a peacemaker's role in the Ukraine war, the South Asian neighbourhood — from Pakistan on the land-side to Sri Lanka on the Oceanfront — is in trouble

How a new world order is emerging from the ruins of Ukraine — and India is at the heart of it
World

How a new world order is emerging from the ruins of Ukraine — and India is at the heart of it

Ukraine is a wake-up call for the West. To wake up to the reality of a rapidly emerging new international order: Less weighed down by old loyalties or ideological hang-ups and more transactional and driven by national interests