Tag: moscow

Dutch navy: Russian jets flew low over frigate in Black Sea

Russian warplanes repeatedly flew low over a Dutch navy frigate in the Black Sea last week and carried out “mock attacks,” the Defense Ministry of...

Russia to form 20 new military units in west to counter NATO

Russia’s defense minister says the military will form 20 new units in the country’s west this year to counter what he described as a growing...

Second Russian medical mission to India expected soon: Envoy

Russia is working to send a big consignment of medical assistance, the second such mission since the surge of Covid in India, in the near...

Russian defence chief Sergei Shoigu scoffs at Western warnings on Ukraine

Russia’s defence chief said Tuesday that a troop pullback from areas near Ukraine had nothing to do with Western pressure, adding that Moscow will continue...

India stands firm on S-400 purchase: Defence needs are determined independently says envoy to Moscow

NEW DELHI: Indian envoy to Moscow Bala Venkatesh Varma has asserted that New Delhi makes its defence choices independently and based on its security needs...

Buzz: Biblio bonhomie for Capital’s biz tycoons

ET’s weekly roundup of the wackiest whispers and murmurs in corporate corridors & policy parlours.In His Defence Not long ago, a gentleman of repute made...

Police crack down on Russian protests against jailing of Kremlin foe Navalny

MOSCOW: Police detained more than 3,000 people and used force to break up rallies across Russia on Saturday as tens of thousands of protesters ignored...

India, China agree not to further escalate border situation but no breakthrough on disengagement in military talks | India News

NEW DELHI: India and China have agreed not to further escalate the border situation through a series of measures, which significantly includes not sending more...

Russia pulls up Pakistan for diluting SCO spirit through fabricated map at NSA meet

New Delhi: Pakistan was pulled up by both India and Russia for showcasing map with false territorial claims at SCO NSA meet following which NSA...

moscow: Foreign ministers of Russia, India and China set to meet in Moscow as a step towards confidence building

New Delhi: The foreign ministers of Russia, India and China (RIC) will meet in Moscow on Thursday, in what could act a confidence building measure...

Rajnath Singh: India and Iran set to revive regional approach model for stabilising Afghanistan

New Delhi: India and Iran are understood to have explored revival of regional approach model involving India-Iran to stabilise Afghanistan as US plans to exit...

Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu could visit India later this year: Indian envoy

NEW DELHI: Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu could visit India towards the end of this year as Delhi seeks to expand its traditional defence partnership...