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To boost trade, India, Bangladesh add more water routes

To boost trade, India, Bangladesh add more water routes

🕔07:31, 22.May 2020

Dhaka/Agartala, May 22 To boost trade, economic activity and connectivity, India and Bangladesh have added five more “ports of call” on either side and increased the protocol (water) routes from 8 to 10. “These additions to the protocol will facilitate bilateral

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India Covid-19 tally touches 37,336, toll at 1,218

India Covid-19 tally touches 37,336, toll at 1,218

🕔10:59, 2.May 2020

New Delhi, May 2  With 2,293 new cases in past 24 hours, the total number of COVID-19 cases in the country climbed to 37,336 on Saturday morning, the Union Health Ministry said. Of the total cases, 26,167 are active, 9,950

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US discussing restructuring supply chains with India: Pompeo

US discussing restructuring supply chains with India: Pompeo

🕔07:43, 1.May 2020

New York, May 01 With nations around the world battered by their dependence on China for vital supplies during the COVID-19 pandemic, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said that Washington was discussing restructuring global supply chains with India and

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Vistara enters new phase of global growth with Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Vistara enters new phase of global growth with Boeing 787 Dreamliner

🕔12:15, 28.Feb 2020

Seattle, Feb 28  Vistara, India’s only full-service carrier after Air India on Friday took delivery of its first wide-body aircraft, the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, marking a significant milestone for India’s only five-star airline. The new aircraft will depart Boeing’s Everett

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India, US to have ‘comprehensive’ IPR deal: Trump

India, US to have ‘comprehensive’ IPR deal: Trump

🕔09:26, 26.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 26 US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that India and the US will reach a comprehensive agreement on intellectual property rights (IPR). Trump held official bilateral talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi earlier in the day and

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India to have over 900 mn Internet users by 2023: Cisco

India to have over 900 mn Internet users by 2023: Cisco

🕔06:51, 19.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 19  India will have over 907 million Internet users by 2023, accounting for 64 per cent of the country’s population, a Cisco report said on Tuesday. Over half a billion people already use the Internet in India.

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US-India likely to finalize trade, defence deal during Trump visit

US-India likely to finalize trade, defence deal during Trump visit

🕔18:23, 11.Feb 2020

New Delhi/Washington, Feb 11  After signing a trade deal with China, the US is likely to finalize a trade agreement and a defence deal with India during the visit of President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump later this

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US, India to ink deal on Integrated Air Defence Weapon System

US, India to ink deal on Integrated Air Defence Weapon System

🕔07:30, 11.Feb 2020

Washington/New Delhi, Feb 11  The US will ink a deal of Integrated Air Defence Weapon System (IADWS) at an estimated cost of $1.867 billion with India. The US state department on Monday made a “determination approving a possible foreign military

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UK-INDIA SIGN MOU TO STRENGTHEN DEFENCE COLLABORATION

UK-INDIA SIGN MOU TO STRENGTHEN DEFENCE COLLABORATION

🕔12:19, 7.Feb 2020

Lucknow, February 07 2020: The UK India Business Council (UKIBC) and the Society of Indian Defence Manufacturers (SIDM) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to forge closer defence ties between the two countries. The MoU was signed on sidelines of the

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India, Madagascar for long term maritime security cooperation

India, Madagascar for long term maritime security cooperation

🕔16:51, 6.Feb 2020

Lucknow, Feb 6 Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh held bilateral talks with his counterpart from Madagascar, Lt. General Rokotonirina Richard, on the second day of DefExpo 2020 here on Thursday where he stressed upon enhancing ties in maritime security cooperation in

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US, India celebrate 70 yrs of Fulbright exchange program

US, India celebrate 70 yrs of Fulbright exchange program

🕔06:44, 3.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 3  The United States and India on Sunday celebrated the 70th anniversary of the prestigious Fulbright exchange program which has awarded scholarships to over 11,000 Indians and Americans so far. US Assistant Secretary of State for Educational

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US, India totally aligned on Indo-Pacific partnership: State Dept

US, India totally aligned on Indo-Pacific partnership: State Dept

🕔10:18, 31.Jan 2020

New York, Jan 31  Highlighting India’s special place in the Indo-Pacific, a US State Department official has said that there was “virtually no daylight” between the approaches of the two countries to the strategy for the region, and reaffirmed commitment

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5 S-400 air defence systems to be delivered to India in 2025: Russia

5 S-400 air defence systems to be delivered to India in 2025: Russia

🕔20:41, 17.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 17  Russia on Friday said that five S-400 air defence systems will be delivered to India in 2025, as per schedule. At a press briefing, Russian ambassador to India Nikolay Kudashev and charge d’affaires, Roman Babushkin said

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India, Afghanistan exchanges treaty over Extradition

India, Afghanistan exchanges treaty over Extradition

🕔11:27, 25.Nov 2019

New Delhi, Nov 25  India and Afghanistan on Sunday exchanged the instruments of ratification of their bilateral extradition treaty. “The instrument of ratification of Extradition Treaty between the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan and the Republic of India, approved and ratified

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India, Russia looking to broaden literary ties: Envoy

India, Russia looking to broaden literary ties: Envoy

🕔11:36, 22.Nov 2019

Panaji, Nov 22  Both Russia and India are trying to script a “literary” edge to the bilateral relationship, Russian Ambassador to India Nikolay Kudashev said on Thursday. Kudashev was in the coastal state as head of a delegation from Russia,

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Quad countries discuss security cooperation, connectivity

Quad countries discuss security cooperation, connectivity

🕔12:39, 5.Nov 2019

Bangkok, Nov 5 Senior officials from the Quad countries — India, Japan, Australia and the US — met in Bangkok on Monday and discussed matters related to maintaining peace and stability in the Indo-Pacific region, including boosting connectivity and cooperation in

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India, ASEAN for maintaining peace in South China Sea

India, ASEAN for maintaining peace in South China Sea

🕔11:55, 4.Nov 2019

Bangkok, Nov 4 (IANS) The India-ASEAN summit attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday saw ASEAN countries appreciate India’s contribution towards maintaining peace and stability in the Southeast Asian region as both sides discussed terrorism and the need to maintain

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India, US discuss trade; resolve to boost cooperation

India, US discuss trade; resolve to boost cooperation

🕔07:23, 2.Nov 2019

New Delhi, Nov 2  India and the US on Friday discussed trade issues and also resolved to boost cooperation in tackling money laundering and combating the financing of terrorism (AML/CFT). At the Seventh Meeting of the India-US Economic and Financial

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‘Mutual degree recognition a possibility between India, China’

‘Mutual degree recognition a possibility between India, China’

🕔07:02, 30.Oct 2019

Sonipat, Oct 30  Emphasising the need for collaboration in higher education between India and China, Chinese Ambassador to India Sun Weidong has said that the two countries have discussed the possibility of mutual recognition of degrees. The two countries should

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Rajnath to attend SCO heads of states meet in Tashkent

Rajnath to attend SCO heads of states meet in Tashkent

🕔19:32, 28.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 28  Defence Minister Rajnath Singh would represent India at the Shanghai Co-operation Organisation (SCO) heads of states meeting, in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, on November 1-2, sources said here on Monday. As per the Defence Ministry sources, Singh will

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