Chabahar port

Afghanistan all set to get connected to India via Chabahar from Sunday

Last month on January 27, India formally established shipping lanes with the port by sending ships.

Feb 23, 2019, 22:10 PM IST

Indian ships to arrive at Chabahar port every two weeks, Afghanistan to dispatch first cargo to India soon

According to Iran, Afghanistan is preparing to ship the first cargo of 5 containers through Chabahar to India within a months time. 

Jan 28, 2019, 13:50 PM IST

India, Afghanistan and Iran meet for Chabahar Agreement

It was decided to hold an event to promote and popularize the potential of Chabahar on 26 February 2019. 

Dec 25, 2018, 12:06 PM IST

US exempts India from certain sanctions for development of Chabahar port in Iran

This is being witnessed as a recognition by Washington of India's role in the development of the port on the Gulf of Oman.

Nov 07, 2018, 08:05 AM IST

India's vision for Chabahar port in Iran under American scrutiny

An American government official has said that while Iran's 'malign behaviour'  is unacceptable, the US does not wish to punish or imperil its partners.

Sep 13, 2018, 16:13 PM IST

Iran to handover strategic Chabahar port to Indian firm in a month

The Chabahar port in the Sistan-Balochistan province in the energy-rich nation's southern coast is easily accessible from India's western coast and is increasingly seen as a counter to Pakistan's Gwadar Port.

Sep 07, 2018, 09:37 AM IST

News at a glance: June 24, 2018

Jun 24, 2018, 11:00 AM IST

Chabahar Port in Iran will be operational by 2019: India

Iran and India, in February, signed an agreement worth $85 million to develop Chabahar Port in south-eastern Iran.

Jun 24, 2018, 06:51 AM IST

Join us, don't fight us: Iran invites Pakistan to be part of Chabahar project with India

Pakistan has repeatedly expressed concerns over India's involvement in the development of Chabahar Port for geopolitical reasons as well as the threat to its Gwadar Port project.

Mar 13, 2018, 10:34 AM IST

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to meet PM Modi on Saturday, trade ties on agenda

With a call for unity among Muslims across the world, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Friday wound up the first leg of his India visit.

Feb 16, 2018, 22:56 PM IST

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani arrives in India; trade ties on agenda

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is expected to hold talks on trade and connectivity with PM Modi.

Feb 15, 2018, 23:08 PM IST

Chabahar port: US says India a player in Afghanistan, supports transit options

The US has said that India "is a player" in Afghanistan and it supports New Delhi's move with regard to transit options to enhance its economic connectivity with the war-torn country.

Dec 04, 2017, 07:36 AM IST

December 3, 2017: All you need to know

Dec 03, 2017, 22:17 PM IST

Chabahar Port, allowing India to bypass Pakistan, inaugurated in Iran

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday inaugurated a newly built extension to the country's main Arabian Sea outlet, the strategic Chabahar Port on the Gulf of Oman, which more than triples its capacity and poses a challenge for a port under construction in neighbouring Pakistan.

Dec 03, 2017, 18:49 PM IST

Strategic port in sight, Sushma makes unscheduled stopover in Iran

Saturday`s Tehran meeting assumes significance in the wake of media reports that Iran might hand over the management control of the first phase of the Chabahar port to India on Sunday.

Dec 02, 2017, 21:33 PM IST

Pakistan out: Caught Afghanistan, bowled India in Iran, courtesy Chabahar Port

Pakistan's reluctance to allow India to make use of its territory for trade with Afghanistan may have backfired completely with the first consignment of Indian wheat for Kabul reaching Chabahar Port in Iran.

Nov 02, 2017, 16:48 PM IST

No Pakistan? No problem: How India reached out to Afghanistan via Iran

India has committed to sending 1.1. million tonnes of wheat to Afghanistan and the first consignment reached Afghanistan via Chabahar port in Iran.

Oct 30, 2017, 20:28 PM IST

Sushma Swaraj flags off first wheat consignment to Afghanistan through Chabahar port

Sushma Swaraj, Foreign Minister of Afghanistan and Foreign Minister of Iran flagged off the first shipment of wheat from India to Afghanistan on Sunday.

Oct 29, 2017, 15:02 PM IST

Chabahar Port a gateway to golden opportunities: Govt

Keen on boosting bilateral trade and ties, India and Iran have expressed commitment to operationalise the strategic Chabahar Port at the earliest.

Aug 06, 2017, 18:00 PM IST

India hopeful of making Chabahar port operational by 2018: Gadkari in Tehran

Gadkari is in Tehran today to represent India at the oath taking ceremony of President Hassan Rouhani.

Aug 05, 2017, 20:37 PM IST