25 Nov 2014
Kathmandu: Identifying terrorism as the biggest challenge facing the region, India on Tuesday called for a "collective response" by SAARC to deal with the menace while pitching for 3Cs - Culture, Commerce and Connectivity – for deeper integration for peace and prosperity in South Asia.
25 Nov 2014
United Nations: India has expressed deep concern over the rising tensions in Arab-dominated East Jerusalem, stressing the need for restraint and avoidance of provocation, as it hoped that Israel and Palestine will demonstrate necessary political will to resume dialogue.
20 Nov 2014
New York: Describing the composition of an unreformed UN Security Council as "anachronistic", India has said the legitimacy of United Nations itself will be at stake if its most powerful body is not representative of the international community.
09 Jul 2014
Kathmandu: Nepal has sought to acquire two advanced light helicopters (ALHs) from India on subsidized price and New Delhi has taken the request positively, Foreign Ministry sources here said on Tuesday.
28 Nov 2014
Washington: Terming Indo-US engagement as encouraging, US Chamber of Commerce has said the re-launch of a trade policy forum is a critical step in moving past rhetoric and building trust between the two countries.
19 Nov 2014
Paris: India did not clearly spell out its position on the issue of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) during a key UN conference here as nations debated whether to set up a contact group for discussing the proposed amendment to the Montreal Protocol to phase down the harmful greenhouse gas.
23 Nov 2014
United Nations: India, among the top troop contributors to UN peacekeeping missions, has termed as "regretful" that non-members of the Security Council, who provide troops, are not allowed to participate in its decisions on drawing up peacekeeping mandates.
22 Nov 2014
United Nations: Pushing for early reform of the UN Security Council, India has said that involvement of alarger number of member states in the decision making process will make it more transparent, credible and representative.
03 Dec 2014
Washington: The US should continue to push Pakistan to take action against all terrorist outfits within its territory, a top Pentagon commander has said while voicing concern over violent extremist organisations that could trigger another Indo-Pak military conflict.
21 Nov 2014
Paris: India on Friday called for a "political consensus" on phasing down climate-damaging hydrofluorocarbons and asked the UN to convene a special session of the Montreal Protocol to address concerns of developing nations amid efforts by US-led developed nations to push for a global treaty on HFCs.