Italy confirms Putin-Poroshenko meeting in Milan Friday

Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko in Milan on Friday, Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi said Wednesday.

India demands collective action to counter global terror

India strongly pitched for increased effectiveness of collective action to counter terrorism with zero tolerance at the ASEM forum.

ASEM meet to focus on political dialogue, eco collaboration

35 foreign ministers and representatives from 17 other countries got together for Asia-Europe Foreign Minister`s meet as India hoped deliberations will deal with regional and global issues.

Khurshid to discuss ceasefire violations with Sartaj Aziz on ASEM sidelines

Salman Khurshid will be meeting Sartaj Aziz, Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif`s Foreign Affairs Adviser on the sidelines of ASEM meet and discuss ceasefire violations along the Line of Control (LoC).

China-Japan row clouds Europe, Asia leaders` event

For the EU, the summits are a chance to tighten its links with Asia.

Ansari leaves for Brussels to participate in ASEM

Vice President Ansari will address the summit on the opening day on Oct 4.

Chinese Premier to attend ASEM, China-EU summits

China is now the EU`s second largest trading partner behind the US.