Tag: Russia

India to provide 1 Billion dollar line of credit to Russia’s far East

Newsroom24x7 Network Vladivostok: India will provide one billion dollar line of credit to further contribute to the development of the Russian Far-East. This was announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday, 5 September 2019. He was addressing the Eastern Economic Forum here. Modi said this is the first time that we are giving line

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Neeraj upsets 2016 World Champion to enter Finals in Russia

Harpal Singh Bedi New Delhi: India Open Gold medallist Neeraj (57kg) shocked 2016 World Champion Alessia Mesiano to enter the final at the Magomed Salam Umakhanov Memorial International Boxing Tournament 2019 in Kaspiysk, Russia on Friday. Strandja Memorial bronze medallist Neeraj and Alessia had the crowd on their feet with their exceptional display of attacking

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Narendra Modi and Xi Jinping want to take India-China relationship forward; India-Russia partnership as an important pillar for stability in the world

Transcript of Media Briefing by Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale, on the bilateral meeting between India and China on the sidelines of SCO Summit 2019 in Bishkek on June 13, 2019 Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s first engagement after he arrived in Bishkek earlier on Thursday 13 June 2019, was a bilateral meeting with President Xi Jinping

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Bajrang first Indian to win Ali Aliev title, cements his spot on top of World Rankings

Harpal Singh Bedi New Delhi: Display tremendous fight back spirit ace grappler Bajrang Punia overpowered Russia’s Viktor Rassadin 13-8 in the 65 kg category to become the first Indian to win the Ali Aliev International Wrestling Tournament in Kapiisk, Russia, his second major Championship victory in as many weeks. After winning the Asian Championships in

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Peace in Afghanistan: Can US Recipe be cherished in Afghanistan ever?

Major General S B Asthana,SM,VSM After several rounds of US Taliban Peace Talks in Doha, the reluctantly agreed upon ‘so-called intra-Afghan dialogue’ scheduled on April 19, 2019 was abruptly cancelled on April 18 amid seemingly insignificant disagreements about the size and composition of the Afghan delegation, which Taliban objected to. US State Department conveyed their

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Modi to visit Russia on May 21

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi will visit Russia on 21 May 2018 for an informal Summit with President of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin in the city of Sochi. Modi’s Russia, visit at the invitation of Putin, will be an important occasion for the two leaders to exchange views on international

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World News: Samsung Heir Gets Prison Sentence

Newsroom24x7 Network New York/Seol: Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong was sentenced Friday to five years in prison for giving millions in bribes (Korea Times) to ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye and her confidante. Lee was also found guilty of concealing overseas assets and perjury in a trial that resulted in sentences for four other

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US urges Russia to respect Georgia’s sovereignty

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington DC: The United States views the visit of President Putin to the Russian occupied Georgian territory of Abkhazia as inappropriate and inconsistent with the principles underlying the Geneva International Discussions, to which Russia is a party. //pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); In a statement on Wednesday (9 August 2017), the US

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US asked to reduce its diplomatic strength in Russia by two-thirds

Newsroom24x7 Network Moscow: In a significant rebuke and what has come as a retaliation to sanctions against Russia by the US comes the Russian demand that the US reduce its diplomatic personnel in America by nearly three-fold. Russia has demanded that the United States should reduce its diplomatic personnel in Russia nearly three-fold (750 out

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The new China-Russia axis: The name of the game is powerplay

Lalit Shastri Russia and China should join their efforts in facing modern challenges as common position of both countries stabilizes the international situation. – Chief of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces General Valery Gerasimov The US Senate on Thursday passed a Bill that provides sanctions against Russia for activities concerning cyber security, crude oil

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Japan and Russia discuss North Korea, Syria and UN Security Council reform

  Newsroom24x7 Network Moscow: The Japan-Russia UN Consultation was held in Moscow, Russia, on Monday 24 July on regional issues discussed at the UN Security Council such as North Korea and Syria, and also UN reform including the Security Council reform. In this consultation, Satoshi Suzuki, the Japanese Deputy Minister for Foreign Policy, exchanged views

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ISIS has not retaken a single square kilometer freed in coalition-enabled operations

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington: The Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS had a series of meetings hosted by Brett McGurk, the US President’s special envoy to the Coalition, in Washington this week. Briefing media-persons here on Thursday, on the latest in the campaign to defeat ISIS, Brett McGurk said the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS, which welcomed

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The Mosul campaign against ISIS will culminate soon

Newsroom24x7 Network It is our mission to ensure that any foreign fighter that joins this organization in Iraq and Syria dies in Iraq and Syria. We are not just going to push them from one area to another. -Brett McGurk Special Envoy of the US President for the Global Coalition to Counter ISIS Baghdad: The

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Tillerson and Lavrov discuss Ukraine, Syria and ISIS in Washington

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington, DC: US Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson Tillerson met Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, here on 10 May and discussed the importance of defeating ISIS, de-escalating the violence in Syria, and ensuring that humanitarian assistance reaches hundreds of thousands of civilians throughout the country. The discussions between the US Secretary and

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