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Will strongly tackle drug menace: Home minister

The minister categorically said that India would ensure that no drugs either enter or go out of the country.

14 Feb 2020 2:37 AM

It’s time to reclaim the Ocean from terrorists

The Modi government’s first stint was marked by naivete over handling its immediate neighbourhood, particularly Pakistan, the fount of terror.

10 Jun 2019 12:33 AM

Maldives & Sri Lanka: PM starts with a bang

The presence of the Indian Prime Minister thus sends a strong signal of Indian solidarity with democratic forces in the Maldives. F

08 Jun 2019 12:00 AM

India’s stature in the world has risen: Jaishankar

The Saarc countries that are not members of Bimstec, apart from Pakistan, are Afghanistan and the Maldives.

07 Jun 2019 2:42 AM

'Certain problems' in SAARC: Jaishankar hints at Pakistan

Jaishankar's comment can be seen as a veiled reference to neighbouring Pakistan.

06 Jun 2019 3:10 PM


Bimstec leaders to attend Modi’s swearing-in

Indian government has been promoting BIMSTEC in a big way instead of Saarc ever since relations with Pakistan soured in 2016.

29 May 2019 3:33 AM

Internal politics: Pakistan on no invite for Imran Khan to PM Modi oath ceremony

Former Pak PM Nawaz Sharif had attended PM Modi’s swearing-in held in 2014 in New Delhi when leaders of SAARC countries were invited.

28 May 2019 4:40 PM

India-Nepal ties go steadily downhill

Many smaller countries entering into a long-term politico-economic agreement with China have come to grief.

15 Sep 2018 12:00 AM

Indian diplomacy’s key focus is regional blocs

India is a strategic partner, not a member, of Asean, and this strategic partnership has developed fairly well.

04 Sep 2018 12:27 AM

India ready to assist Sri Lanka in any way: PM Narendra Modi

We would like to see the development of Sri Lanka as something to which India has contributed which is of mutual benefit to the region— PM Office

31 Aug 2018 2:24 AM


PM Modi reaches Nepal to attend BIMSTEC Summit

Participation in BIMSTEC signals India's highest priority, commitment to deepening ties with 'extended neighbourhood' in SE Asia, Modi said.

30 Aug 2018 10:46 AM

India to strengthen ties during Bimstec summit

So far as the Mal-dives is concerned, there have been tensions in Indo-Maldivian bilateral ties in recent months.

12 Aug 2018 2:41 AM

Blocking regional initiatives in SAARC cannot go on: India on Pak actions

Pakistan had blocked a key regional connectivity pact during SAARC's last summit in Kathmandu besides some other initiatives.

21 Nov 2016 2:57 PM