At SCO meet, Venkaiah Naidu says terrorism, particularly cross-border, biggest challenge faced by region
The vice-president called upon SCO member-states to enforce internationally-recognised legal statutes to eradicate safe havens, infrastructure and financial networks supporting terrorism
Russian deputy chief of mission Roman Babushkin said that the tensions between the two Asian powers can be misused by other players in their geo-political purposes
Ladakh border standoff: Indian, Chinese armies working to schedule next round of military talks, says MEA
The comments by the MEA spokesperson came a day after the two countries held another round of diplomatic talks to resolve the five-month-long military standoff in eastern Ladakh
Bilateral economic issues, cooperation in development of the Far East region of Russia, cooperation in nuclear and space sectors were also discussed, MEA spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said
Singh made the remarks during his address at a ministerial meeting of SCO members in Moscow, in an indirect message to China which is engaged in a festering border row with India in eastern Ladakh
India withdraws from multilateral war game in Russia's Kavkaz; 20 countries including China, Pakistan to participate
India had earlier planned to send around 150 Indian Army troops, 45 IAF personnel and a number of Navy officers to the military exercise to be held in Kavkaz from 15 to 26 September
Galwan Valley clash: As India and China seek to iron out differences, Russia could play key role in defusing tensions
While efforts are still on to further defuse tensions between India and China, Russia appears to be playing a key role in brokering peace.
India to invite Imran Khan to SCO's annual meeting; MEA says leaders of all eight member countries will be invited
India will invite Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan along with other leaders for the annual meeting of council of heads of government of the SCO later this year, officials said.
Rajnath Singh says dialogue with Pakistan possible only on PoK: Blow-hot, blow-cold approach characterised recent attempts at talks
Rajnath Singh on Sunday said at a rally in Haryana's Kalka that if talks are held with Pakistan they will only be regarding Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir (PoK).
Mike Pompeo arrives in India: Despite trade tensions, mixed signals from US, expect New Delhi to continue 'issue-based' policy
Indian strategic circles are abuzz with speculation about the possible outcomes of the visit of US secretary of state Mike Pompeo, at a time when trade tensions with the US are hogging media headlines in New Delhi
US-Iran tensions present opportunity for Putin to fill leadership vacuum on world stage, prevent arch-rivals from going to war
Considering the good relations between US president Donald Trump and Russian president Vladimir Putin, it is time for the Russian leader to emerge as a hero who could avert a direct confrontation between the US and Iran
SCO far from becoming India-Russia-China triangle, though it leaves New Delhi's ties with US in awkward spot
India's entry into the SCO with Russia's backing carried a calculus of strengthening a weakened Moscow's hand, while hedging against China's rising presence in Central and South Asia.
Narendra Modi returns to India after attending SCO summit in Bishkek; PM framed template to boost cooperation among member states
Despite Pakistan's request, Modi did not hold any formal meeting with Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan. However, Modi exchanged "usual pleasantries" with his Pakistani counterpart Imran Khan in the Leaders' Lounge at the SCO Summit.
Narendra Modi's new outreach to China is bigger than just foreign policy and may hold keys to Asia's future
China’s might is reshaping India’s neighbourhood, raising fears that allies like Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bhutan could end up orbiting Beijing.
India, other SCO members unite to condemn terrorism in Bishkek Declaration, seek global cooperation to combat issue
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday attended the SCO Summit in Bishkek. The SCO is a China-led eight-member economic and security bloc with India and Pakistan being admitted to the grouping in 2017.
Ignoring Pakistan, showing deftness in engaging with China, Russia: Narendra Modi in good form at SCO summit
Modi also made it clear to Chinese President Xi Jinping that 'talks' with Pakistan is only possible within a bilateral framework — nipping in the bud any possibility of Chinese involvement — and reiterated India’s stated position that Islamabad has so far failed to create an atmosphere conducive for dialogue because no concrete steps have been taken towards turning off the terror tap.
Imran Khan attends SCO summit for the first time, says India, Pakistan can't resolve issues through military means, urges Narendra Modi to dialogue
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has reiterated the need to resolve all outstanding issues with India through dialogue.
SCO Summit: Modi takes thinly-veiled jibe on Pakistan, says countries sponsoring terrorism must be held accountable
In a veiled attack on Pakistan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that countries sponsoring, aiding and funding terrorism must be held accountable as he called for a global conference to combat the menace.
SCO summit: Narendra Modi leaves for Kyrgyzstan for two-day meet in Bishkek; Imran Khan also expected to attend event
Prime Minister Narendra Modi embarked on a two-day visit to Bishkek in Kyrgyzstan on Thursday for the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit. India will hold bilateral meetings with Russia and China on the sidelines of the SCO summit at Bishkek. Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan will also be attending the summit.
Narendra Modi to leave for Kyrgyzstan tomorrow, says two-day visit vital in strengthening ties with SCO countries
Narendra Modi said the global security and economic cooperation, will be on the agenda at the Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit in Kyrgyzstan.