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Ukraine, wheat ban to be discussed at Biden-Modi meet: US NSA

Ukraine, wheat ban to be discussed at Biden-Modi meet: US NSA

🕔06:48, 23.May 2022

The Russian invasion of Ukraine and Indian restrictions on wheat exports will be among a range of issues that will figure at the upcoming meeting of the Quad in Tokyo next week and the bilateral between American President Joe Biden

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India exploring ways to aid students affected by Ukraine war

India exploring ways to aid students affected by Ukraine war

🕔06:12, 13.May 2022

India is exploring ways to help its students whose education in Ukraine has been interrupted by the war, according to India’s Deputy Permanent Representative R. Ravindra. United Nations, May 13 (IANS) India is exploring ways to help its students whose education

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India invited to ministerial meeting on food crisis convened by US: Diplomat

India invited to ministerial meeting on food crisis convened by US: Diplomat

🕔10:51, 11.May 2022

India has been invited to a ministerial meeting on global food security convened by US Secretary of State Antony Blinken to respond to the global crisis sparked by the Russian invasion of Ukraine, said Cindy McCain, Washington’s Permanent Representative to

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India calls for international cooperation on energy crisis from Ukraine war

India calls for international cooperation on energy crisis from Ukraine war

🕔07:09, 6.May 2022

While welcoming a high-level UN panel’s recommendation to exempt the food purchases by the World Food Programme (WFP) from export restrictions, India has called for international cooperation to face the looming energy crisis sparked by the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

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China orders ‘stress test’ as fears of Russia-style sanctions mount

China orders ‘stress test’ as fears of Russia-style sanctions mount

🕔05:20, 6.May 2022

Concerned about sweeping Russia-style sanctions from the West, Beijing has ordered a comprehensive “stress test” to study the implications of a similar scenario for its economy, The Guardian reported. Beijing, May 6 (IANS) Concerned about sweeping Russia-style sanctions from the West,

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Russia practises nuclear-capable missile strikes in Baltic Sea enclave

Russia practises nuclear-capable missile strikes in Baltic Sea enclave

🕔21:51, 5.May 2022

Russia has carried out simulated launches of nuclear-capable missiles from an enclave of territory in mainland Europe, amid growing fears Russian President Vladimir Putin could press the button as the war in Ukraine goes against him, media reports said. London,

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India calls for cessation of hostility in Ukraine ahead of Modi’s Europe visit

India calls for cessation of hostility in Ukraine ahead of Modi’s Europe visit

🕔21:20, 1.May 2022

As Prime Minister Narendra Modi began a three day tour of Europe, India on Sunday once again called for cessation of hostility in Ukraine and to resolving the conflict by means of dialogue and diplomacy. New Delhi, May 1 As

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UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to meet Putin, Zelensky in mediation effort

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to meet Putin, Zelensky in mediation effort

🕔09:55, 23.Apr 2022

As peace efforts to end the intensifying Ukraine war have stalled, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres will ramp up his mediation efforts through direct meetings with the Presidents of Russia and Ukraine Vladimir Putin and Volodymyr Zelensky, respectively, next week, according

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UN chief calls for 4-day pause in fighting in Ukraine during Easter

UN chief calls for 4-day pause in fighting in Ukraine during Easter

🕔16:30, 20.Apr 2022

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres called for a four-day humanitarian pause in fighting in Ukraine to allow for the opening of humanitarian aid corridors during the Orthodox Christian Holy Week. United Nations, April 20 (IANS) UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres called

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‘Report of Germany snubbing India as G7 guest over Russia wrong’

‘Report of Germany snubbing India as G7 guest over Russia wrong’

🕔07:03, 14.Apr 2022

New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) German govermnent circles have termed as “wrong” a report stating that it was considering not inviting India for the G7 meeting it would host because of its position concerning Russia’s war in Ukraine. German govermnemt spokesperson

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Jaishankar flags lack of understanding in public domain over India’s stand on Russia-Ukraine war

Jaishankar flags lack of understanding in public domain over India’s stand on Russia-Ukraine war

🕔06:54, 14.Apr 2022

Indian External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar on Wednesday expressed satisfaction with the level of understanding he encountered in his meetings with American interlocutors on India’s position on the Russia-Ukraine war, but expressed frustration with the persisting lack of it in

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Biden announces additional $800mn in aid to Ukraine

Biden announces additional $800mn in aid to Ukraine

🕔06:50, 14.Apr 2022

US President Joe Biden has said his administration will provide Ukraine with an additional $800 million worth of military aid due to what Washington anticipated to be a “wider assault” by Russia in eastern Ukraine. Washington, April 14 (IANS) US President

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Talks with Ukraine have reached a dead end: Putin

Talks with Ukraine have reached a dead end: Putin

🕔07:07, 13.Apr 2022

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday said that peace talks have reached a “dead-end situation” after Ukraine made allegations about war crimes, media reports said. London, April 13 (IANS) Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday said that peace talks have reached

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Modi, Biden discuss Ukraine during virtual meet

Modi, Biden discuss Ukraine during virtual meet

🕔07:45, 12.Apr 2022

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Joe Biden discussed Ukraine during the virtual meet on Monday. New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Joe Biden discussed Ukraine during the virtual meet on Monday. The two

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Biden downplays differences on Ukraine, highlights India’s aid at summit

Biden downplays differences on Ukraine, highlights India’s aid at summit

🕔23:57, 11.Apr 2022

Downplaying the differences between India and the US on the approaches to the Russian invasion of Ukraine, US President Joe Biden began his virtual summit with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday by highlighting India’s humanitarian assistance to Ukraine. New

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Biden to hold virtual summit with Modi on Monday: White House

Biden to hold virtual summit with Modi on Monday: White House

🕔06:47, 11.Apr 2022

US President Joe Biden will discuss with Prime Minister Narendra Modi the Russian invasion of Ukraine when they hold a virtual summit just before the diplomatic and defence leaders of the two countries meet for their 2+2 meeting, the White

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UNGA suspends Russia from Human Rights Council; India abstains on vote

UNGA suspends Russia from Human Rights Council; India abstains on vote

🕔11:56, 8.Apr 2022

The UN General Assembly has delivered Russia a crushing diplomatic blow suspending it from the Human Rights Council, but India abstained on the action keeping up its neutral stance. United Nations, April 8 (IANS) The UN General Assembly has delivered Russia

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Blinken, Jaishankar review Ukraine & global priorities ahead of Monday’s 2+2 ministerial

Blinken, Jaishankar review Ukraine & global priorities ahead of Monday’s 2+2 ministerial

🕔12:00, 6.Apr 2022

Ukraine has figured in US Secretary of State Antony Blinken’s talks with India’s External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar ahead of the ministerial-level meeting of the defence and foreign affairs leaders of the two countries in Washington on Monday, according to

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Modi, Bennett discuss prevailing situation in Ukraine

Modi, Bennett discuss prevailing situation in Ukraine

🕔06:56, 5.Apr 2022

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday spoke with his Israeli counterpart Naftali Bennett over phone and discussed the recent geo-political developments, including the situation in Ukraine. New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday spoke with his Israeli

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Lavrov bats for actively developing Russia-India-China trilateral mechanism

Lavrov bats for actively developing Russia-India-China trilateral mechanism

🕔17:21, 2.Apr 2022

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that he discussed with External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar about actively developing the Russia-India-China trilateral mechanism in the interests of stabilising international relations and ensuring “equity in international affairs”. New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) Russian

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