Shanghai Cooperation Organisation

India to host 19th council of heads of government of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation in 2020

The SCO is a China-led eight-member economic and security bloc in which India and Pakistan were admitted as full members in 2017.

published on : 12th November 2019

Amit Shah to inaugurate SCO event in Delhi

The National Disaster Response Force is hosting the exercise with the aim to rehearse disaster response mechanisms.

published on : 3rd November 2019

Rajnath Singh calls upon SCO members to combat terrorism in Tashkent

Rajnath Singh, who is in Uzbekistan to attend the meeting of state heads of SCO, will also hold bilateral defence dialogue with the host country.

published on : 2nd November 2019

Rajnath Singh to represent India at SCO meet in Tashkent 

The SCO is an influential regional security grouping which is seen as a counterweight to NATO.

published on : 1st November 2019

India not invited by Pakistan for its cultural event organised under aegis of SCO military drill

The already tumultuous India-Pakistan ties have strained further after the government abrogated provisions of Article 370.

published on : 20th September 2019

Amid Kashmir tension, Pakistan skips SCO military medicine conference in Delhi

At the conference, the inaugural session of which was addressed by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, the seat allotted to Pakistan was vacant.

published on : 12th September 2019

Rajnath flags bioterrorism threat, says forces should find a way to fight it

Inaugurating the conference, Defence Minister Rajanth Singh stressed on the menace of bioterrorism and exhorted the military representatives of the participating countries to work on it.

published on : 12th September 2019

Entry of India and Pakistan into SCO to bolster grouping's strength: President Xi Jinping

Xi, also host of the 18th SCO summit, called for the pursuit of common, comprehensive, cooperative and sustainable security.

published on : 10th June 2018

SCO Summit 2018 to focus on security, terrorism, drug control

Ministry of Public Security Liao Jinrong said the SCO is building measures to tackle challenges posed by cross-border crimes including terrorism and drug trafficking.

published on : 9th June 2018

SCO summit: PM Modi participates in delegation-level talks at China's Qingdao

Prime Minister Modi is also scheduled to hold bilateral talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping later in the day.

published on : 9th 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

SCO Secretary General calls on PM Narendra Modi, hails India's contributions to bloc

The meeting came hours after Modi landed in this picturesque coastal city of China's Shandong province.

published on : 9th June 2018

PM Modi arrives in Qingdao to attend SCO summit, set to hold talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping

The summit is also likely to explore ways to deepen cooperation among the SCO member countries in dealing with threats of terrorism, extremism, and radicalisation.

published on : 9th June 2018

Sushma Swaraj welcomed by China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi at SCO meet

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman also landed in Beijing earlier on Tuesday to attend preparatory meetings with the External Affairs Minister on the sidelines of the SCO meeting.

published on : 24th April 2018

National Security Advisor Ajit Doval holds talks with China's top CPC official

Doval's meeting with Yang, the Politburo member of the CPC, comes ahead of several key dialogues between the two countries after the Dokalam stand-off.

published on : 13th April 2018