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India and Pakistan to take part in first ever joint military exercises

India and Pakistan to take part in first ever joint military exercises

The drill which will involve all SCO members is a counter-terrorism exercise. So, apart from India and Pakistan, the exercise will also feature Russia and China. 

Apr 26, 2018, 18:20 PM IST
SCO meet: No bilaterals between foreign, defence ministers of India and Pakistan

SCO meet: No bilaterals between foreign, defence ministers of India and Pakistan

Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) comprises of China, Russia, India, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan.

Apr 21, 2018, 22:20 PM IST
India attends its first SCO military cooperation meeting

India attends its first SCO military cooperation meeting

India for the first time took part in a meeting of the international military cooperation departments of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) since joining the bloc last year.

Jan 16, 2018, 15:17 PM IST
Terrorism can't, shouldn't be linked with any religion: Sushma Swaraj

Terrorism can't, shouldn't be linked with any religion: Sushma Swaraj

India is attending the SCO summit as a permanent member for the first time. 

Dec 01, 2017, 22:11 PM IST
Sushma Swaraj to represent India at SCO summit in Sochi; may take up Hafiz Saeed's case

Sushma Swaraj to represent India at SCO summit in Sochi; may take up Hafiz Saeed's case

EAM Swaraj is expected to raise terror and Hafiz Saeed's release issue during the two-day SCO Summit in Sochi.  

Nov 30, 2017, 06:04 AM IST
Sushma Swaraj meets Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on sidelines of SCO meeting

Sushma Swaraj meets Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on sidelines of SCO meeting

India`s External Affairs Minister of India Sushma Swaraj on Thursday met her Chinese counterpart Wang Yi on the sidelines of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Foreign Minister`s meeting.

Sep 21, 2017, 09:46 AM IST

Pakistan opens another border crossing point for Afghan trade

The decision came close on the heels of a meeting between Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on the sidelines of SCO summit in Astana.

Jun 17, 2017, 19:36 PM IST

SCO charter prohibits India, Pakistan to raise bilateral issues: China

China on Thursday dismissed apprehensions that their differences could disrupt the unity of the grouping saying its charter strictly prohibits members to bring their bilateral hostility into the organisation.

Jun 15, 2017, 12:45 PM IST

SCO vows to step up efforts to combat terrorism, extremism

The powerful security grouping adopted a declaration charting the future course of action in dealing with major challenges facing the region.

Jun 09, 2017, 23:35 PM IST

India, Pakistan become full members of SCO

PM Narendra Modi said energy, education, transport, agriculture, security, development and trade would be the top drivers in India`s ties with the SCO.

Jun 09, 2017, 15:35 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi to address SCO summit in Kazakhstan today

PM Narendra Modi to address SCO summit in Kazakhstan today

The Prime Minister enquired about Sharif`s health.Prime Minister Modi arrived in Astana yesterday afternoon on a two-day visit to Kazakhstan to participate in the SCO summit.

 

Jun 09, 2017, 08:46 AM IST
US embracing India as ally to counter China: Russian experts

US embracing India as ally to counter China: Russian experts

"By joining the SCO, India has shown that it has remained independent," a Russian expert said.

Nov 04, 2016, 21:55 PM IST

Aggressive China asked smaller countries to take anti-India stand at NSG meet: Sources

During the recently held Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) meeting in Seoul, South Korea, China adopted a very coercive and aggressive stance on the issue of India' s membership application, it has emerged.

Jul 12, 2016, 14:15 PM IST

PM Modi participates in SCO annual meet in Tashkent

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Jun 23, 2016, 15:56 PM IST
India expects fruitful outcome during SCO meet: Modi

India expects fruitful outcome during SCO meet: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that India is glad to be a member of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) and it looks forward to fruitful outcomes particularly in the field of economic cooperation.

Jun 23, 2016, 11:50 AM IST

SCO admission a "major step forward" for India, Pakistan: China

With India and Pakistan expected to join the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) tomorrow, China on Wednesday said it is a "major step forward" for both the South Asian countries to gain entry into the group and contribute to the region's prosperity and stability.

Jun 22, 2016, 20:07 PM IST
France reiterates support for India's NSG membership bid, asks members to take 'positive decision'

France reiterates support for India's NSG membership bid, asks members to take 'positive decision'

Beijing is keen on blocking India's bid for membership of the Nuclear Suppliers Group, while saying exception should not be made for India.

Jun 22, 2016, 18:54 PM IST
PM Modi returns home, says strong ties between India, Central Asia important for future

PM Modi returns home, says strong ties between India, Central Asia important for future

Prime Minister Narendra Modi returned home late on Monday night concluding his eight-day-long six-nation tour of Russia and five Central Asian countries – a trip that was headlined by his attendance at BRICS and SCO Summits and talks with his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif and other senior world leaders.

Jul 14, 2015, 06:48 AM IST

War against terror not just for Pakistan: Sharif tells SCO

 Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday asserted that Islamabad`s fight against terrorism was not solely for Pakistan`s safety but for the whole region.

Jul 10, 2015, 22:07 PM IST

Pak PM Sharif calls for resolving disputes at SCO summit

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday pitched for resolving outstanding disputes and mitigating differences among members of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) as his country, along with India, was granted full membership of the grouping.

Jul 10, 2015, 21:52 PM IST