PM Narendra Modi congratulates Germany`s Merkel for FIFA WC win

Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated German Chancellor Angela Merkel for the "splendid victory" of her country`s football team in just-wrapped FIFA World Cup held in Brazil.

BRICS should explore ways to help end the crisis in Iraq: Modi

Expressing concern over "grave instability that is fast seeping across borders" in West Asia, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that remaining mute spectators to countries being torn up can have grave consequences, and called upon countries of BRICS to explore ways to help end the crisis in Iraq.

There can be no justification for any acts of terror: BRICS

In a strong endorsement of India, the five-nation BRICS summit has come out with a strong condemnation of terrorism in all its forms and manifestations and stressed that there can be no justification for any acts of terror.

BRICS summit to change course of 21st century: Venezuelan President

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has said the decisions taken at the BRICS summit will change the course of the 21st century, media reported Wednesday.

PM Narendra Modi meets Vladimir Putin, says India wants to deepen ties with Russia

Prime Minister Narendra Modi held talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin, a day after it was put off as the Russian leader was delayed by his engagements in Brasilia.

BRICS regret lack of progress in Mideast, Ukraine

25. The BRICS group of emerging powers regrets the lack of progress in resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and crises in Ukraine, Iraq and Syria, Brazil`s president said Tuesday.

Divergent views in BRICS, a motivating factor: Xi Jinping

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday said the diversity of the five BRICS countries with their divergent views should be a motivating factor instead of impeding its growth, as he called for new dynamism and cooperation in the grouping.

Extended talks between PM Modi, Xi Jinping a good sign: Expert

Chairperson and Associate Professor of Chinese Studies at the Centre for East Asian Studies, School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Alka Acharya, said that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping is a good sign for improving bilateral ties between the two countries.

PM Modi, Putin meeting to be rescheduled

A meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Vladimir Putin was put off as the Russian leader was delayed by his engagements in Brasilia.

PM Narendra Modi holds "fruitful meeting" with China`s Xi Jinping in Brazil

In one of the most awaited meetings, Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Chinese President Xi Jinping shortly after his arrival in Brazil.

BRICS neutrality on Ukraine a diplomatic win for Putin

A summit of the BRICS group of emerging market countries will abstain from criticizing Russia’s recent actions in Ukraine, Brazilian officials said, a diplomatic victory for President Vladimir Putin.

Putin seeks BRICS moves to protect against US "sanction attacks"

Russia will press other BRICS emerging market nations to agree measures to prevent "sanction attacks" by the United States to "harass" countries opposing its policies, President Vladimir Putin said.

Isolated Russia has friends at multipolar-pushing BRICS

The summit of the BRICS group of emerging economies this week defies the Western push to isolate Russia, the latest sign of the increasingly multipolar world order the bloc demands.

Narendra Modi`s statement before heading to Brazil for 6th BRICS summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday headed for a two-day trip to Brazil to attend the sixth BRICS Summit that will be held on 14th and 15th July.

BRICS bank on agenda as Modi leaves for Brazil summit

In his first multilateral summit meeting since taking office May 26, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday left to attend the five-nation BRICS summit in Brazil.

BRICS Summit significant, will seek to intensify bilateral ties: Narendra Modi

In his first multilateral engagement since he assumed office, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday boarded an Air India flight to Brazil, where he is set to attend the five-nation BRICS Summit.

PM Narendra Modi leaves for Brazil today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi leaves for Brazil for attending the five-nation summit of BRICS nations on July 14 and 15 which is expected to finalise the setting up of a development bank and seek reforms of the United Nations and international financial organisations.

No meeting with Merkel during Modi`s transit halt in Germany

There will not be any meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and German Chancellor Angela Merkel during Modi`s transit halt in Germany on July 13 en route to Brazil for the BRICS Summit.

Narendra Modi to leave for BRICS summit on July 13

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will leave for the two-day summit of five-nation BRICS forum in Brazil on July 13 and will make a transit stop in Germany.

China leads BRICS nations in higher education: Survey

Chinese universities led the rankings in a survey of schools from the five major developing "BRICS" nations, a survey said today, despite problems including restrictions on academic freedom.