Turkmenistan

After Turkmenistan, PM Modi leaves for Kyrgyzstan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday left Turkmenistan for Kyrgyzstan, the penultimate stop of his Central Asian tour.

Jul 11, 2015, 22:41 PM IST

Terror, climate change biggest problems for world: PM ​Modi in Turkmenistan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday termed terrorism and climate change as the biggest problems faced by the world saying the solutions to these can be found in Mahatma Gandhi's life and ideals.

Jul 11, 2015, 18:00 PM IST

PM Modi unveils bust of Mahatma Gandhi in Ashgabat

Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled a bust of Mahatma Gandhi in Ashgabat on Saturday.

Jul 11, 2015, 17:58 PM IST

PM Modi gifts Turkmen president handcrafted horse saddle

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday presented a specially handcrafted horse saddle to Turkmenistan President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, known to be passionate about horses.

Jul 11, 2015, 17:39 PM IST

India, Turkmenistan back stronger energy ties

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on a visit to Turkmenistan on Saturday backed stronger energy ties with the gas-rich ex-Soviet state.

Jul 11, 2015, 17:07 PM IST

PM Modi for early operation of TAPI; India, Turkmenistan ink 7 pacts

The TAPI gas project is an over 1,800-km pipeline with design capacity to supply 3.2 billion cubic feet of natural gas per annum from Turkmenistan to Afghanistan, Pakistan and India.

Jul 11, 2015, 16:44 PM IST

India, Turkmenistan sign seven agreements

Following delegation talks on Saturday, India and Turkmenistan signed seven agreements for enhancing cooperation among the two nations.

Jul 11, 2015, 16:05 PM IST

Connectivity key aspect of India-Turkmenistan ties: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that connectivity is a key aspect of the relationship between India and the Central Asian republic of Turkmenistan.

Jul 11, 2015, 16:02 PM IST

India, Turkmenistan have common purpose in combating terror: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Turkmenistan President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow on Saturday issued a joint statement in Ashgabat, stressing on bilateral relations between the two nations.

Jul 11, 2015, 14:57 PM IST

PM Modi accorded ceremonial welcome in Turkmenistan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi was on Saturday accorded a ceremonial welcome in Turkmenistan, where he arrived yesterday on the fourth leg of his Central Asian tour.

Jul 11, 2015, 12:03 PM IST

Hello Turkmenistan, says PM Modi on arrival at Ashgabat airport

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday arrived in the Turkmenistan capital of Ashgabat on the fourth leg of his Central Asian tour.

Jul 10, 2015, 22:16 PM IST

PM Modi concludes Russia visit; heads to Turkmenistan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday concluded his three-day visit to Russia during which he attended the BRICS and SCO summits besides holding path-breaking talks with his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif and other world leaders.

Jul 10, 2015, 20:15 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi holds talks with Uzbek leader

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who arrived here in Uzbekistan capital Monday, held talks with his Uzbek counterpart Shavkat Miromonovich Mirziyoyev at a meeting hall of the Tashkent airport.

Jul 06, 2015, 05:48 AM IST

PM Modi to leave for Central Asian tour on Monday; to visit Russia for BRICS, SCO summits

Prime Minister Narendra Modi leaves on Monday on an eight-day tour that will take him to the five Central Asian countries of Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan, and to Ufa in Russia where he will attend the BRICS and SCO back-to-back summits.

Jul 05, 2015, 22:05 PM IST

PM Modi to visit five Central Asian nations, Russia next week

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will next week visit the five Central Asian nations of Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan, as well as Russia, where he will participate in the BRICS and SCO Summit.

Jul 05, 2015, 00:03 AM IST

PM to attend SCO meet in Russia, plans for Modi-Sharif meeting still to be worked out: MEA

The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) announced on Friday that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be attending Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) meet in Ufa (Russia) on June 9-10, where Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif will also be present; but added that the possibility of a meeting between the two leaders was yet to be worked out.

Jul 03, 2015, 18:06 PM IST

Cabinet clears pacts to be signed with Central Asian countries

A set of pacts, including the one of emergency response system, which are likely to be signed during Prime Minister's visit to Central Asian countries next week, on Wednesday received the nod of the Union Cabinet.

Jul 01, 2015, 20:36 PM IST

UN chief wraps Central Asia visit, citing rights fears

United Nations General Secretary Ban Ki-moon on Saturday warned of a worsening rights situation across Central Asia, as he ended a visit to energy-rich Central Asia in ex-Soviet Turkmenistan.

Jun 13, 2015, 18:25 PM IST

FIFA World Cup qualifiers: Guam claim historic win

Guam secured their first-ever win in a FIFA World Cup qualifying match as an early own goal gave the Pacific island side a 1-0 win over Turkmenistan on Thursday.

Jun 12, 2015, 06:22 AM IST

Guam claim first World Cup qualifier win

Minnows Guam secured their first-ever victory in a FIFA World Cup qualifying match on Thursday, when an early own goal gave the tiny Pacific island side a 1-0 win over Turkmenistan.

Jun 11, 2015, 19:51 PM IST