Tag: RUSSIA

A look at new Joe Biden administration sanctions against Russia

The Biden administration on Thursday rolled out a sweeping set of sanctions on Russia over its election interference, hacking campaigns and other malign activity. A...

Russia assures India; says no to military alliance with China

Russia on Tuesday ruled out any military alliance with China and assured that Moscow will continue to supply military equipment to India besides reiterating that...

Strategising India’s “Cooperative Geocultural” approach in Central Asia

India’s Central Asian policy options can be viewed from three prisms, namely geocultural, geopolitical and geoeconomics’ engagement .While geocultural relations provide the base for fruition...

Russia backs plans for Afghanistan interim rule with Taliban

Russia said Friday it backed the Taliban‘s integration into a future interim government in Afghanistan, as global powers ramped up efforts to secure a peace...

US, Russia warships dock in strategic Sudan port

A US warship docked in Sudan Monday a day after a Russian frigate arrived in the same key Red Sea port where Moscow is planning...

700 species will lose habitat to warming by 2070, finds study | India News

What climate change pushes, human activity aggravates. In another 50 years, high emissions could push most of the habitats of 35% of mammals and 29%...

India plans policies to boost blue economy and explore Arctic region for energy and climatic research | India News

NEW DELHI: India has planned to focus on emerging economic and strategic axis spreads from the East Coast of Africa to the Western Pacific Ocean...

India pitches for widening Russia ties in three geo-political theatres

NEW DELHI: India on Wednesday pitched for widening cooperation with old strategic ally Russia across various geographical regions – Eurasia, Indo-Pacific and the Russian Far...

US, Russia extend nuclear treaty for 5 more years

Washington: The United States on Wednesday extended the nuclear arms control treaty known as the New START with Russia for the next five years. “Today,...

Alexei Navalny: Russia’s outspoken anti-Putin campaigner

Moscow: Alexei Navalny, Russian President Vladimir Putin‘s most prominent critic, faces a decisive moment in his confrontation with the Kremlin at a court hearing Tuesday...

Arms deal, hacking complicate Joe Biden’s approach to Russia

WASHINGTON: President Joe Biden has been quickly thrown into a high-wire balancing act with Russia as he seeks to toughen his administration’s stance against Vladimir...

Russia: We are doing utmost to establish peace and tranquillity between India and China: Russia

New Delhi: Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov on Monday asserted that Russia is doing utmost for establishing peace and tranquillity between India and China and,...

India-Japan-Russia grouping in the works

New Delhi: A new trilateral format is taking shape in the Indo-Pacific region, with India, Japan and Russia planning to hold a joint meeting in...

US curbs loom, but India works to induct Russia S-400 systems | India News

NEW DELHI: Undeterred by the threat of US sanctions, India is going full steam ahead with its induction plan for the advanced S-400 Triumf surface-to-air...

Putin greets Kovind & Modi; Russian Foreign Ministry describes India dialogue very productive

Russia’s foreign ministry has scoffed at recent suggestions of strains in ties with traditional ally India. The Russian President sent his new year greetings to...

MEA on Russia ties: False stories in important ties is particularly irresponsible

NEW DELHI: The Ministry of External Affairs on Wednesday lashed out at a media report which alleged that India-Russia annual summit was postponed this year...

United States publishes list of Chinese and Russian firms with military ties

The Trump administration on Monday published a list of Chinese and Russian companies with alleged military ties that restrict them from buying a wide range...

India should not be worried about our ties with Pakistan: Russia

NEW DELHI: Russia on Monday said India should not be worried about its relationship with Pakistan but noted that Moscow is committed to developing ties...

Vaccination for Covid-19 will be voluntary: Health ministry | India News

NEW DELHI: Getting vaccinated for Covid-19 will be voluntary, the Union health ministry has said while underlining that the vaccine introduced in India will be...

Peaceful solution to LAC standoff is inevitable, better sooner than later: Roman Babushkin

New Delhi: Russia has indicated it may use back-channel negotiations to reduce Sino-Indian tensions while hoping that a peaceful solution to the LAC standoff would...

China cannot be separated from world, says Xi, highlighting new development plan

Beijing: China cannot be separated from the world in achieving development as both need each other for prosperity, President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday as...

Three-member panel to identify works of art, artifacts and archival record of Ladakh | India News

JAMMU: A three-member panel is being set up to identify works of art, artifacts and archival records pertaining to Ladakh, as assets, liabilities and administrative...

India upholds strategic autonomy principle despite close ties with USA

NEW DELHI: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh’s crisp reply at the presser following 2 plus 2 dialogue on India’s defence purchases from a variety of sources...

Russia hosts 5th BRICS Young Diplomats Forum to build bonding

In accordance with the programme of the Russian BRICS chairmanship in 2020, the Russian Foreign Ministry Council of Young Diplomats, jointly with Roscongress Foundation and...

Kyrgyzstan news: View: The ‘Great Game 3.0’ and the political crisis of Kyrgyzstan

Dr. Nalin Kumar Mohapatra What appears in Kyrgyzstan is a reflection of the fact that a “Great Game 3.0” is unfolding in Eurasia, in which...