Barack Obama praises PM Modi for shaking India's 'bureaucratic inertia'
Barack Obama praises PM Modi for shaking India's 'bureaucratic inertia'

US President Barack Obama on Wednesday praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi's efforts to shake up the "bureaucratic inertia" in India, less than a month after he described the Indian leader as a "man of action".

China resets ties with Myanmar with USD eight billion deals

Seeking to reset ties with Myanmar, China on Saturday signed USD eight billion trade deals with its southern neighbour after relations went through a turbulent period following the country's gradual transition to democracy from years of Beijing-backed military rule.

Narendra Modi arrives in 'bright and sunny' Brisbane
Narendra Modi arrives in 'bright and sunny' Brisbane

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday arrived in the "bright and sunny" Brisbane to attend the G20 summit, on the second leg of his three-nation tour.

PM Modi proposes polio eradication, regional satellite to Myanmar


Nay Pyi Taw: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday proposed SAARC-specific benefits like polio eradication and dedicated regional satellite to Myanmar, an observer in the eight-member South Asian grouping.

PM Narendra Modi meets Indian community in Myanmar

PM Narendra Modi on Thursday receives a rousing reception from the Indian community in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar.

World must reject linkage between religion, terror: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday asserted that the world community must reject any linkage between religion and terrorism while formulating a "genuinely international" partnership in the fight against all forms of terror acts.

Unsure if PM Modi is man of action or 'reaction': JD(U)

Taking potshots at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Janata Dal (United) leader Ali Anwar on Thursday said he was unsure whether the Prime Minister was 'a man of action' as mentioned by US President Barack Obama or a 'man of reaction'.

Barack Obama voices alarm over Myanmar reforms, meets democracy icon

US President Barack Obama told Myanmar`s rulers its celebrated democratic reforms are backsliding, ahead of a regional summit Thursday designed to showcase the country`s transition from army-led isolation.

Australia gears up to welcome PM Modi for G20 Summit

As Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to leave for Australia Thursday night to attend the G-20 Summit, preparations in Sydney are in full swing especially for his address to the Indian community at the Allphones Arena.

PM Narendra Modi at East Asia Summit: As it happened on Thursday
PM Narendra Modi at East Asia Summit: As it happened on Thursday

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday attended the East Asia Summit in Myanmar's capital Nay Pyi Taw. He is also holding talks with several world leaders on the sidelines of the summit.

PM Narendra Modi to attend East Asia Summit in Myanmar today
PM Narendra Modi to attend East Asia Summit in Myanmar today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be attending the East Asia Summit in Myanmar on Thursday, a day after he met Southeast Asian leaders during the 12th ASEAN-India summit.

India is my second home, Suu Kyi tells Modi
India is my second home, Suu Kyi tells Modi

Myanmar`s opposition leader and Nobel peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi Wednesday told Prime Minister Narendra Modi that India was her "second home".

PM Modi to meet Chinese PM for first time at Myanmar

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will have his first meeting with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on the sidelines of the East Asia summit at Nay Pyi Taw in Myanmar as he is set to meet several world leaders bilaterally there and in Australia.

Myanmar says it will release more than 3,000 prisoners

Myanmar pledged on Tuesday to release thousands of prisoners, a move announced just over a month before it hosts an East Asia summit that U.S. President Barack Obama and other world leaders are expected to attend.

Sushma Swaraj describes Myanmar visit as `very successful`

Describing her four-day Myanmar visit as "very successful", Sushma Swaraj on Monday said she forcefully articulated India`s position in meetings of ASEAN, ARF and East Asia Summit.

Myanmar invites Narendra Modi for bilateral visit

Myanmar on Monday invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi to undertake a bilateral visit when he goes there to attend the East Asia Summit on November 13.

Sushma Swaraj in Myanmar for ASEAN meet, East Asia Summit

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj arrived here this evening on a four-day visit to attend three key multilateral forums including India-ASEAN Foreign Ministers meeting, East Asia Summit, besides bilateral talks with her counterparts from China, Australia and other nations.

India signs MoUs with 7 countries for Nalanda University

India signed agreements with seven countries, who pledged their commitment to the ambitious Nalanda University project being built near the ruins of the ancient academic institution.

Manmohan Singh calls for cooperative temper at East Asia Summit

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday called for collective action, cooperation and collaboration in Asia to overcome the challenges posed global economic uncertainty and political turmoil in parts of the world.

India big part of my plans: Barack Obama to Manmohan Singh

"India is a big part of my plans," US President Barack Obama said today as Prime Minister Manmohan Singh congratulated him in person on his re-election.