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Can Macron's White House visit save the Iran deal?

Trump is due to decide by May 12 whether talks with Paris, Berlin and London on tougher anti-Iran measures have advanced far enough.

published on : 22nd April 2018

G7 ministers meet against backdrop of Russia stand-off

G7 capitals are worried about Russia's support for Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad's regime in his country's brutal civil war and alleged attempt to kill a defector with a nerve agent on Russian

published on : 22nd April 2018

No bilaterals between foreign, defence ministers of India, Pakistan at Shanghai Cooperation Organisation 

The SCO, in which China and Russia play an influential role, specialises in regional security, counter terrorism and related issues.

published on : 21st April 2018

China navy drills in Pacific as tension with Taiwan rises

Taiwan, which is claimed by Beijing as Chinese territory, accused China of "sabre rattling", and carried out its own live-fire exercises on Tuesday on two Taiwan islands close to China.

published on : 21st April 2018

India, Sweden to strengthen defence and security cooperation: PM Narendra Modi

There has been an intensification of cooperation in areas such as green technology and smart cities.

published on : 17th April 2018

India, Sweden firm up ties with 'innovative partnership' in key areas

The agreement involves cooperation in areas such as clean technology, waste management, innovation, renewable energy, skill and women’s development.

published on : 17th April 2018

Pakistan rejects allegations of inciting Indian Sikh pilgrims on Khalistan issue

India yesterday summoned Pakistan's Deputy High Commissioner in New Delhi and lodged a strong protest over attempts to raise the Khalistan issue during the visit of Sikh pilgrims.

published on : 17th April 2018

China rules US sorghum was dumped, as trade tensions mount

Tensions with Washington have worsened after President Donald Trump threatened to hike tariffs on Chinese goods in a dispute over technology policy.

published on : 17th April 2018

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to meet with Donald Trump as scandals swirl at home

Before boarding his flight from Tokyo, Abe took the unusual step of pledging to clean up the mess in government when he gets back.

published on : 17th April 2018

Russian President Vladimir Putin calls on Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu not to take any 'destabilising action' on Syria

In a telephone call, Putin urged Netanyahu "to abstain from any action that could further destabilise the situation in the country, which would represent a threat to its security."

published on : 12th April 2018

Kremlin says won't take part in US President Donald Trump's 'Twitter diplomacy'

The message comes one day after Russia vetoed a US-drafted resolution at the UN Security Council to set up a panel to identify the perpetrators of Saturdays' alleged toxic gas attacks.

published on : 11th April 2018

Donald Trump praises Xi Jinping's 'kind words,' predicts 'great progress' on US-China trade

Trump's upbeat assessment of Xi's remarks at an economic forum on the southern island of Hainan echoed the view of Wall Street, which was firmly in positive territory Tuesday after a jittery few days.

published on : 11th April 2018

China wary as Japan unveils first marine unit since World War II 

Relations between Beijing and Tokyo have been strained since the end of the Second World War, stemming from Japan's wartime occupation of mainland China.

published on : 10th April 2018

India extends support to Bangladesh for resolving Rohingya crisis 

Some 700,000 members of the Muslim minority have fled Myanmar since August to escape a bloody military crackdown.

published on : 10th April 2018

President Ram Nath Kovind arrives in Swaziland on second leg of  tour 

The president also addressed the National Assembly of Equatorial Guinea before leaving for Swaziland.

published on : 10th April 2018
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