Xi Jinping's India visit has given 'great boost' to ties: China

 China today said President Xi Jinping's maiden visit to India has given a "great boost" to bilateral ties and the two sides should control and manage border disputes in a manner that does not impede growth of their relationship.

EU sanctions limit opportunities for dialogue: Moscow

The European Union (EU) sanctions against Russia limits the possibilities of bilateral dialogue, Russia's foreign ministry said Monday.

Swaraj, Rouhani meet at SCO Summit, discuss bilateral ties

 External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today met Iranian President Hassan Rouhani during which the two leaders discussed bilateral relations and regional situation, including in the Gulf and West Asia region.

Modi, Abe sign 'Special Strategic Global Partnership' pact

We have decided to elevate our Strategic Partnership with
Japan to 'Special Strategic Global Partnership', said PM Narendra Modi, who is on a five-day visit to Japan, in a press conference on Monday.

Egyptian president, US leader discuss bilateral ties

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi met visiting US Congressman Darrell Issa and discussed regional developments and security issues including regional terrorist threats.

Modi`s Nepal visit has given `new impetus` to bilateral ties: Sushma Swaraj

Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s Nepal visit has enhanced mutual trust and confidence between the two countries and given a "new impetus, direction and dynamism" to vital ties, government told Parliament Wednesday with a resolve to build upon it.

India, Nepal to firm up power trading pact soon

India and Nepal are likely to firm up an agreement on power trading soon amid Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s emphasis that cooperation in this sector will be beneficial to both countries.

Kathmandu chants `Har Har Modi` as PM makes impromptu halt to talk to locals

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday made an impromptu halt in a busy market in the heart of the Nepalese capital here during which he interacted with local people, just as he had done in Bhutan on his first foreign visit.

Modi meets Koirala, discusses ways to boost bilateral ties

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday met his Nepalese counterpart Sushil Koirala and discussed ways to strengthen bilateral cooperation in key sectors like trade and investment, hydropower and agriculture.

PM Narendra Modi showers Nepal with $1 billion Concessional Line of Credit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will begin his official two-day visit to Nepal on Sunday on a first bilateral visit by an Indian PM in the last 17 years.

India, China looking for much wider engagement: Ansari

India and China are working on developing a much wider engagement as the two neighbours have chosen the "wise way" of living with each other, Vice President Hamid Ansari said today.

Hamid Ansari`s visit of great significance to bilateral ties: China

China today said Vice President Hamid Ansari`s visit here next week to take part in the 60th anniversary of `Panchsheel` is of great significance to bilateral ties.

India and Pak should continue steps to improve bilateral ties

The US has said India and Pakistan should continue to take steps to improve their bilateral relationship.

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi Wang to focus on pushing bilateral ties during India visit

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, who is visiting India this weekend, will focus on pushing forward bilateral ties to a "new level" and seize opportunities presented by the assumption of power by the new Narendra Modi-led government.

`India, Bangla ties to strengthen under new govt after polls`

Bilateral ties between India and Bangladesh will be further strengthened irrespective of the government formed after the general election, a former Bangladesh foreign minister said here today.

Singapore always keen to strengthen ties with India: Speaker

Singapore has always been keen to strengthen ties with India, country`s Parliament speaker Halimah Yacob has said, urging the city state-based businesses to further develop trade relations with the emerging economy.

US lawmakers call for improved India-US ties

Terming India as the most important strategic partner, top US lawmakers have called for improving the bilateral ties.

Salman Khurshid, John Kerry meet; commit to take ties forward

Salman Khurshid met his US counterpart John Kerry here for the first time after a row over the arrest of an Indian diplomat as they committed to move forward bilateral ties and return to close partnerships on strategic issues.

India, US commit to move forward post Devyani case

Notwithstanding the "challenging" past few weeks for bilateral ties, India and the US have pledged to work on a broad range of issues including defence, counter-terrorism and civil nuclear cooperation.

Ariel Sharon transformed India-Israel ties

Ariel Sharon, the first Israeli Prime Minister to visit India, can be credited with transforming bilateral relations from diminutive defence and trade cooperation to the strategic ties of on Saturday.