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Independence of judiciary not a one-time pill, says Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi at SCO Conference of Chief Justices

Independence of judiciary is not a one-time pill but "state of affairs" that needs to remain constant, Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi said at the 14th Conference of Chief Justices of members of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO).

Jun 18, 2019, 23:31 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi calls for strong action against terror at SCO Summit

Reiterating India's strong stand against terrorism, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday appealed that countries supporting, aiding and funding terrorism must be held accountable during his address at the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summit in Bishkek, the capital of Kyrgyzstan. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 14, 2019, 13:26 PM IST

Pakistan PM keeps sitting as world leaders assemble for SCO Summit

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan again broke the diplomatic protocol, this time at the opening ceremony of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summit in Kyrgyzstan's capital Bishkek on Thursday. Watch this debate to know more.

Jun 14, 2019, 13:08 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi heads to Kyrgyzstan for SCO summit, to also hold five bilateral meetings

PM Modi will hold bilateral meetings with Chinese President Xi Jinping, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani, Iran's President Hassan Rouhani and Kyrgyzstan's President Sooronbay Jeenbekov.

Jun 13, 2019, 08:13 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi will not fly over Pakistan to travel to Bishkek for SCO summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will instead fly over Oman, Iran, and several Central Asian countries to reach Bishkek.

Jun 12, 2019, 14:38 PM IST

India-Pakistan relations are bilateral in nature, no scope for involvement of third country: MEA tells China

Batting for a trilateral cooperation between India, China and Pakistan, Chinese envoy Luo Zhaohui had said that it could 'in the future' help resolve bilateral issues between New Delhi and Islamabad.

Jun 18, 2018, 23:08 PM IST

PM Modi calls for respect for sovereignty, economic growth, connectivity and unity among SCO countries

Referring to the threat of terrorism, PM Modi on Sunday talked about the "unfortunate example" of the effects of terrorism and extremism in Afghanistan.

Jun 10, 2018, 18:55 PM IST

SCO summit: India refuses to endorse China's Belt and Road initiative

A declaration issued at the end of the two-day summit of the SCO on Sunday said Russia, Pakistan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan are 'reaffirming their support for the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI)" of China.

Jun 10, 2018, 17:55 PM IST

After handshake with Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain, PM Narendra Modi talks tough on terror and Afghanistan

Soon after the handshake, PM Modi in an apparent attack on Pakistan, slammed the attempts being made to "threaten" peace in Afghanistan and appealed for a regional front against terrorism.

Jun 10, 2018, 14:05 PM IST

Xi Jinping sets Indo-China bilateral trade target at 100 billion dollars

The foreign secretary said China would also take steps to boost the trade with India in the pharmaceutical sector.

Jun 10, 2018, 12:43 PM IST

China hosts summit with Russia, Iran as nuclear deal wobbles

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani is attending this year -- just the second time an Iranian leader has participated.

Jun 07, 2018, 10:19 AM IST

Combating terrorism to be focus of SCO summit in China, PM Narendra Modi to attend

India has been raising the issue of Pakistan-sponsored terrorism in various multilateral forums with an aim to build pressure on Islamabad to dismantle the terror infrastructure operating from that country.

Jun 04, 2018, 21:37 PM IST

International community should identify states that provide sanctuary to terror groups: India

In a veiled attack on Pakistan, India on Tuesday had asserted that arguments of "political convenience" to provide an alibi for terrorist organisations were no longer tolerable.

Apr 25, 2018, 20:46 PM IST

Sushma Swaraj, Nirmala Sitharaman to attend SCO meet on Tuesday; trade, terrorism likely to be on agenda

The SCO, headquartered in Beijing, was founded in 2001.

Apr 24, 2018, 00:14 AM IST

Sushma Swaraj meets Chinese counterpart, discusses Indo-China ties

PM Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping will hold an informal summit in China's Wuhan city from April 27 to 28.

Apr 22, 2018, 18:08 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi to visit China on April 27-28, to hold summit talks with President Xi Jinping

Sushma Swaraj and he Chinese counterpart on Sunday discussed a host of bilateral issues and ways to step up the pace of high-level interactions to improve the relationship.

Apr 22, 2018, 17:29 PM IST

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 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

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

Dec 01, 2017, 22:11 PM IST