SCO summit

Pak PM Imran Khan in talks with Taliban for 'inclusive Afghan govt' with Tajiks, Hazaras and Uzbeks

However, details of the "dialogue" were not shared by him or other officials.

published on : 18th September 2021

Xi asks SCO countries to encourage Afghanistan to have inclusive political framework, shun terrorism

China, which has maintained contacts with the Taliban before and after it took over power in Kabul in mid-August, has announced a USD 31 million aid for food and vaccines for Afghanistan.

published on : 17th September 2021

SCO Summit: China and Russia-led bloc backs Iran's future membership

The move comes as Moscow and Beijing have moved to assert themselves as key players in the region, after the United States' hasty retreat from Afghanistan.

published on : 17th September 2021

SCO Summit: Jaishankar holds informal discussions with Russia, Iran amid Afghan crisis

The annual SCO summit is expected to deliberate extensively on the developments in Afghanistan as well as the overall regional security scenario.

published on : 17th September 2021

'Afghanistan can't be controlled from outside': Imran at SCO summit

The eight-member SCO grouping of China, Russia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, India and Pakistan is holding its 21st summit at Dushanbe.

published on : 17th September 2021

PM Modi calls for SCO template to fight radicalisation, extremism

In a virtual address at the annual SCO summit, Modi said the "root cause" of the problems facing the region is increasing radicalisation and the developments in Afghanistan reflected the challenge.

published on : 17th September 2021

PM Modi to virtually lead Indian delegation at SCO summit on September 17

It will be the first SCO summit being held in a hybrid format and the fourth summit that India will participate in as a full-fledged member of the bloc.

published on : 15th September 2021

Prime Minister Modi praises Afghan President's bold initiatives towards peace at SCO summit

Modi was referring to the Afghan president's peace initiatives including a surprise announcement of a week-long ceasefire with the Taliban for Eid.

published on : 10th June 2018

SCO Summit: President Hassan Rouhani  slams US for withdrawing from Iran nuclear deal 

Russian President Vladimir Putin too sounded critical of the US decision, saying the move may destabilise the Gulf region.

published on : 10th June 2018

SCO Summit: PM Modi holds bilateral talks with Presidents of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Mongolia

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today held separate bilateral talks with presidents of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Mongolia on the sidelines of the SCO summit.

published on : 10th June 2018

PM Modi, Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain shake hands at SCO Summit

The two leaders, who are in China to attend the 18th SCO Summit, shook hands after signing of agreements between the members' states of the eight-nation bloc.

published on : 10th June 2018

PM Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping discuss bilateral ties in Qingdao

Modi and Xi are expected to explore ways to deepen ties in areas of trade and investment besides reviewing the overall bilateral cooperation.

published on : 9th June 2018

China agrees to share data on Brahmaputra, Sutlej rivers: Sushma Swaraj

The sharing of hydrological data is crucial to predict floods in India's northeast region, prone to natural calamities.

published on : 22nd April 2018

PM Modi to visit China on April 27 for summit talks with President Xi Jinping

Xi Jinping and Modi will hold a summit meeting in Wuhan city in China from April 27 to 28 to improve bilateral relations.

published on : 22nd April 2018

Amid Doklam stand-off, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to travel to China next month

Sushma Swaraj will travel to China next month to participate in the foreign ministers meeting of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation, ahead of its summit that is expected to be attended by PM Modi.

published on : 13th March 2018