Xi calls for ‘healthy, stable’ ties between China, India

Xi calls for ‘healthy, stable’ ties between China, India

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping shake hands before the welcoming banquet for the BRICS Summit, in Xiamen, China September 4, 2017. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu   Xiamen (China), September 5 (IANS) Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday said “healthy and stable relations” between China and India were in line with the fundamental […]

India wins U-15 SAFF football Championship

Satdobato, August 27 (IANS): The India football team came from behind to defeat Nepal 2-1 to win the South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Under-15 Championship at the ANFA Complex here on Sunday.   After Nepal converted a penalty to take the initial lead in the 40th minute, Lalorikama and skipper Vikram struck twice in the […]

India begin search for World Cup core, take on Sri Lanka

  Dambulla, August 19 (PTI): The Tests clinched without much of a strain, India will begin the journey to identify the core of their 2019 World Cup squad when they square off against a low-on-confidence Sri Lanka in a five-match ODI series, starting here tomorrow. The visitors won the three-Test series by a comfortable 3-0 […]

India to be world’s biggest milk producer by next decade

    United Nations, July 29 (IANS): India is projected to become the world’s biggest milk producer over the next decade, having tripled its output during the first quarter of this century, a report by the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and the Organisation for Economic Cooperation (OECD) has revealed.   India’s milk output, which […]

India is world’s third-biggest beef exporter: FAO report

    United Nations, July 29 (IANS): India is the world’s third-biggest exporter of beef and is projected to hold on to that position over the next decade, according to a report by the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and the Organisation for Economic Cooperation (OECD).   OECD-FAO Agricultural Outlook 2017-2026 report released here this […]

UN stresses on engagement, dialogue between India, Pakistan on Kashmir

United Nations, July 14 (IANS) UN chief Antonio Guterres has reiterated the need for engagement and dialogue between India and Pakistan for peaceful resolution of the Kashmir issue.   The remarks were made by Guterres’ spokesman Stephane Dujarric during a press briefing on Thursday.   When asked: “Was the Secretary-General going to pay any attention […]

India, China can handle border differences: India’s foreign secretary

India, China can handle border differences: India’s foreign secretary

SINGAPORE, July 11 (Reuters) – India and China can manage the differences that are likely to arise from time to time over their contested border, India’s Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar said on Tuesday, commenting on recent tension sparked by Chinese road-building.   In early June, according to the Chinese interpretation of events, Indian guards crossed […]

Govt relaxes norms for bamboo exports

New Delhi, June 23 (PTI): The government today relaxed norms for export of bamboo products to promote the shipments.   There is a negligible exports of bamboo from India.   “Export of muli bamboo till March 31, 2019 and bamboo products (except bamboo charcoal, bamboo pulp and unprocessed bamboo shoots) mace from bamboo obtained from […]

India, Russia discuss defence, security cooperation during Doval visit

New Delhi, February 1 (IANS) India and Russia discussed bilateral security and defence cooperation as well as plans to celebrate the 70th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic ties between them during the two-day visit of National Security Advisor Ajit Doval to Russia.   Doval was on an official visit to Russia, on the invitation of […]

India, UAE give boost to anti-terror cooperation

New Delhi, January 26 (IANS) Taking forward their cooperation in the fight against terror, India and the UAE on Thursday condemned efforts to use religion to justify and sponsor terrorism against other countries, and expressed confidence that their bilateral efforts to fight the menace would contribute to regional and global peace and security.   In […]

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