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The West is wrong: Public vote to annex Ukrainian territory neither undemocratic nor illegal
World

The West is wrong: Public vote to annex Ukrainian territory neither undemocratic nor illegal

The referendums this week have been clearly conducted under the barrels of the guns and the guns were Ukrainian since the shelling of civilians went on

Vladimir Putin must heed Narendra Modi’s words
World

Vladimir Putin must heed Narendra Modi’s words

Narendra Modi’s words are not a mere chiding or rebuke but they carry with them the weight of the decades-old Indian understanding of Russia and the burden of the world’s poorest of poor

Samarkand and after: India and Narendra Modi have to do more of the balancing act
India

Samarkand and after: India and Narendra Modi have to do more of the balancing act

Narendra Modi’s reference to ‘democracy’ in the context of India’s hopes for a dialogue-based solution to the Ukraine war would have been noticed as much in Moscow as in Western capitals

SCO Summit: India makes its presence felt at the otherwise lacklustre Samarkand meet
India

SCO Summit: India makes its presence felt at the otherwise lacklustre Samarkand meet

India’s participation was desirable and the 24-hour sojourn of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Samarkand was meaningful for India’s national interests and foreign policy goals

SCO Summit: Group focused on practical cooperation to deal with terrorism, says Vinay Kwatra
India

SCO Summit: Group focused on practical cooperation to deal with terrorism, says Vinay Kwatra

The foreign secretary at a media briefing on Thursday said, there is a ‘deep held’ understanding in the grouping about the nature of menace and the source of the problem, in an oblique reference to Pakistan

Putin, Modi to meet on sidelines of SCO Summit, to discuss Russia-India cooperation in UN and G20: Kremlin
World

Putin, Modi to meet on sidelines of SCO Summit, to discuss Russia-India cooperation in UN and G20: Kremlin

President Putin and PM Modi will meet on the sidelines of the SCO Summit in Uzbekistan this week and discuss issues of strategic stability, the situation in the Asia Pacific region and bilateral cooperation within the UN and G20, the Kremlin announced.

Dealing with Dragon: Why India must shed the ‘Panipat syndrome’ while talking to China
India

Dealing with Dragon: Why India must shed the ‘Panipat syndrome’ while talking to China

For all we know, at the SCO meet later this week, Xi Jinping, like the proverbial Zhuge Liang, may well be playing the ‘Bhai-Bhai’ tune through his ‘qin’, but that will just be a ruse to hide his sinister agenda

Russian media may find it odd to call Taliban banned entity if Kabul's ties with Moscow deepen
World

Russian media may find it odd to call Taliban banned entity if Kabul's ties with Moscow deepen

Russian media is full of long lists of treasures, hidden in Afghan soil

Pakistan PM Shehbaz Sharif likely to meet Chinese President Xi Jinping on sidelines of SCO summit
World

Pakistan PM Shehbaz Sharif likely to meet Chinese President Xi Jinping on sidelines of SCO summit

Pakistan is also exploring options for a possible bilateral meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and PM Sharif during the upcoming Shanghai Cooperation Organisation Summit

Head-on | India @75: The new idea of India is forward-looking, diverse and free of past’s burdens
India

Head-on | India @75: The new idea of India is forward-looking, diverse and free of past’s burdens

A new idea of India is reflected in the fearless teenagers at the Chess Olympiad in Chennai, the sports heroes at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, and innovative startup entrepreneurs in tech hubs around the country

SCO Summit: EAM Jaishankar holds bilateral talks with counterparts from Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan
World

SCO Summit: EAM Jaishankar holds bilateral talks with counterparts from Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan

The Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) is a key economic and security bloc, which has emerged as one of the largest transregional international organisations. India became its permanent members in 2017

Centre approves agreement among SCO member states on cooperation in field of youth work
World

Centre approves agreement among SCO member states on cooperation in field of youth work

The areas of cooperation includes strengthen cooperation in the field of work with youth and public youth organizations implementing state youth policy, as well as support initiatives aimed at enhancing international youth cooperation

Does road to end the war in Ukraine run through Delhi?
World

Does road to end the war in Ukraine run through Delhi?

The message that India has been radiating is quite transparent. It would like to stay off Cold War politics. It would not abandon its strategic partnership with either Russia or the United States

Why India should further intensify its efforts to woo Central Asian republics
World

Why India should further intensify its efforts to woo Central Asian republics

Regional cooperation to enhance the commonality of views with Central Asia, and counter the assertive Sino-Pakistani axis in Afghanistan are a salient feature of the successful India-Central Asia Summit on 27 January

China's losses in Galwan Valley clash higher than reported, claims Australian newspaper
India

China's losses in Galwan Valley clash higher than reported, claims Australian newspaper

The Klaxon has cited findings by unnamed researchers and mainland Chinese bloggers in their report and said they have declined to be named on security grounds

India needs to shed its defensive policies and proactively counter China
World

India needs to shed its defensive policies and proactively counter China

China’s intransigence to implement border protocols that it signed with India, its belligerent militarism and border domination efforts, and forays in the Indian neighbourhood have strained its ties with India

China engaged in 'border war' with India, poses grave threat to its neighbours, says US Senator
India

China engaged in 'border war' with India, poses grave threat to its neighbours, says US Senator

Senator John Cornyn, who is also the India Caucus Co-Chair, said the most urgent and grave threats are against countries closer to China's borders

Great chasm of China: Beijing’s rhetoric and action are far apart, and change seems unlikely
World

Great chasm of China: Beijing’s rhetoric and action are far apart, and change seems unlikely

If Beijing desires a greater sense of security, it must act to facilitate such an environment that addresses the security concerns of others too

Ladakh stand-off: Jaishankar, China's Wang Yi meet in Dushanbe, say issues along LAC must be resolved
India

Ladakh stand-off: Jaishankar, China's Wang Yi meet in Dushanbe, say issues along LAC must be resolved

A Chinese Foreign Ministry statement on Friday said that Wang hoped India will meet China halfway to move the border situation towards stability and shift it from 'urgent dispute settlement to regular management and control'

Power shift in Afghanistan not inclusive, happened without negotiations: PM Modi in SCO address
India

Power shift in Afghanistan not inclusive, happened without negotiations: PM Modi in SCO address

At the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation's 21st Summit, Modi cautioned the global community against possible terror threats, expressed concerns over drugs and weapons smuggling and warned against a worsening humanitarian crisis in the country