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India asks SAARC to collectively defeat Pak-sponsored terror

India asks SAARC to collectively defeat Pak-sponsored terror

🕔16:51, 25.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 24  India on Thursday urged the member states of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) to collectively resolve to defeat Pakistan sponsored cross-border terrorism. In the annual informal meeting of the SAARC council of ministers,

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People look to India how Modi responded to Covid-19: C’wealth Secy-Gen

People look to India how Modi responded to Covid-19: C’wealth Secy-Gen

🕔12:26, 31.May 2020

New Delhi, May 31  The world is looking towards India how Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the government and the people have responded to the COVID-19 pandemic, controlled it and minimised it, said Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland. She said she was

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Saudi king to hold G20 leaders video summit on coronavirus

Saudi king to hold G20 leaders video summit on coronavirus

🕔11:41, 25.Mar 2020

New Delhi/Riyadh, March 25  Taking a cue from Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s initiative of holding a web-summit of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC), the Saudi Arabia is to chair a G20 group’s video conference on the novel coronavirus

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India offers $10 million to SAARC for fighting COVID-19

India offers $10 million to SAARC for fighting COVID-19

🕔21:29, 15.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) India on Sunday offered $10 million to set up a common voluntary emergency fund for the members of South Asian Association of Regional Cooperation (SAARC) to combat the coronavirus pandemic. In an unprecedented move in the

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Cabinet clears amendment to currency swap framework for SAARC countries

Cabinet clears amendment to currency swap framework for SAARC countries

🕔20:20, 23.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its ex-post facto approval for amendment to the “Framework on Currency Swap Arrangement for SAARC Member Countries” to incorporate a ‘standby swap’ amounting to $400 million. The standby swap was

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Pakistan to invite Modi for Saarc Summit

Pakistan to invite Modi for Saarc Summit

🕔23:25, 27.Nov 2018

Islamabad, Nov 27 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be invited to Pakistan for the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (Saarc) summit, a senior Foreign Office official said on Tuesday, raising hopes of a possible thaw in bilateral relations amidst

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‘SAARC nations can together achieve Sustainable Development Goals’

‘SAARC nations can together achieve Sustainable Development Goals’

🕔10:28, 5.Oct 2017

Colombo, Oct 5  Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Wednesday called for a collective front in the South East Asian region, saying it is imperative for the global success of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Addressing the 8th Conference of the

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Pokhara Dialogue: PICKING UP THREAD WITH PAK…

Pokhara Dialogue: PICKING UP THREAD WITH PAK…

🕔10:01, 23.Mar 2016

Pokhara Dialogue PICKING UP THREAD WITH PAK By Vinod Sharma  The rhetoric exchange of pleasantries and bonhomie New Delhi shared with Islamabad on the sidelines of SAARC Foreign Ministers’ Conference at Pokhara in Nepal has again brought the issue of

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Indian PR body goes global with SAARC, UAE wings

Indian PR body goes global with SAARC, UAE wings

🕔13:00, 9.Dec 2015

New Delhi, Dec 9  In a move that is expected to foster strong bonds among global media and PR professionals, the Public Relations Council of India (PRCI), the country’s largest body of communicators, has initiated steps to form its international

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18th Saarc Summit concludes with one pact, several understandings

18th Saarc Summit concludes with one pact, several understandings

🕔10:13, 28.Nov 2014

Kathmandu, Nov 28 The 18th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (Saarc) Summit concluded in Kathmandu Thursday with the adoption of a 36-point Kathmandu Declaration. During the Summit, a Saarc Framework Agreement on Energy Cooperation was signed while leaders of

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The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi being given the ceremonial farewell on his departure from Nepal on November 27, 2014.

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi being given the ceremonial farewell on his departure from Nepal on November 27, 2014.

🕔09:37, 28.Nov 2014 Read Full Article
The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi along with the SAARC leaders, at the concluding session of the 18th SAARC Summit, in Kathmandu

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi along with the SAARC leaders, at the concluding session of the 18th SAARC Summit, in Kathmandu

🕔09:35, 28.Nov 2014 Read Full Article
Modi, Sharif hold informal talks at Saarc retreat

Modi, Sharif hold informal talks at Saarc retreat

🕔12:55, 27.Nov 2014

Kathmandu, Nov 27  In a significant development, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif held informal talks during the 18th Saarc Summit retreat Thursday afternoon. Both sides maintained silence over the talks and did not divulge

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Saarc leaders seek deeper cooperation in space technology

Saarc leaders seek deeper cooperation in space technology

🕔13:47, 26.Nov 2014

Kathmandu, Nov 26  Regional collaboration in space technology must be enhanced to achieve sustainable development in South Asia, according to leaders of Saarc member states. Addressing the inaugural session of the 18th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation Summit here

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Saarc must act to reap fruits of economic integration: Modi

Saarc must act to reap fruits of economic integration: Modi

🕔13:44, 26.Nov 2014

Kathmandu, Nov 26  Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday called for a better economic within integration Saarc, expressing concern that under 5 percent of the region’s global trade takes place between its eight member countries. The Indian prime minister also promised

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Meeting to set agenda for Saarc summit begins

Meeting to set agenda for Saarc summit begins

🕔11:14, 22.Nov 2014

Kathmandu, Nov 22  A day-long joint secretary-level meeting began here Saturday to set the agenda for the 18th Saarc Summit and give final touches to the Kathmandu Declaration. “Joint secretaries of the respective foreign ministries of the member states will

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No plans for Modi-Sharif meeting at SAARC: India

No plans for Modi-Sharif meeting at SAARC: India

🕔10:35, 1.Nov 2014

New Delhi,Nov 01  India denied any plans for a meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif during the SAARC summit in Kathmandu. External affairs ministry spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin, in answer to a query at a

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India calls for building SAARC power grid

India calls for building SAARC power grid

🕔15:48, 17.Oct 2014

New Delhi Oct 17  India Friday called for building the SAARC power grid so that excess power produced in one region of South Asia can be used to meet deficits elsewhere. Addressing the fifth South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation

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SAARC energy ministers meet in Delhi from Thursday

SAARC energy ministers meet in Delhi from Thursday

🕔10:38, 16.Oct 2014

New Delhi, Oct 16  The fifth meeting of the SAARC energy ministers opens here Thursday,an official statement said. “The energy ministers’ meeting will be preceded by a meeting of senior officials of the SAARC on Oct 16. A number of

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‘Cultural festivals reflect unity and spirit of SAARC nations’

‘Cultural festivals reflect unity and spirit of SAARC nations’

🕔10:29, 27.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 26  Cultural festivals reflect the distinct spirit of South Asia and strengthen people-to-people contact, said G.L.W Samarasinghe, director of SAARC Cultural Centre. At the opening ceremony of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Cultural Festival

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