MoD clears hurdles in AK rifle project with Russia, approves domestic satellite for IAF | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Ahead of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s visit to India early next month, the defence ministry on Tuesday cleared the hurdles in the long-pending over Rs 5,000 crore project to build AK-203 Kalashnikov rifles in India, while also giving the initial nod to a Rs 2,236 crore project to launch the GSAT-7C satellite for …

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India, Russia expected to hold annual summit next month | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Russian President Vladimir Putin is likely to visit India next month for a bilateral summit with Prime Minister Narendra Modi that is expected to produce key outcomes to further boost ties in a plethora of areas including defence and security, people familiar with the development said on Friday. Both sides have been holding …

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afghanistan: NSA Ajit Doval chairs security dialogue on Afghanistan, officials from 7 other countries attend: Key points | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: National Security Adviser Ajit Doval chaired the Delhi Regional Security Dialogue on Afghanistan here on Wednesday. The meeting was attended by Doval’s counterparts from five Central Asian countries, along with Russia and Iran. National Security Advisers and Secretaries of Security Councils of Iran, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan took part in the …

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India stays off UK-led deforestation declaration at COP26 summit | India News – Times of India

GLASGOW: India is among the countries that has chosen not to sign up to a Leaders’ Declaration on ending deforestation by 2030 at the COP26 climate summit on Tuesday, which is signed by over 100 countries including China and Brazil. The Glasgow Leaders’ Declaration on Forests and Land Use commits the signatories to halt and …

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sabha: Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman Harivansh meets Russian counterpart on sidelines of G-20 Speakers Summit | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman Harivansh met Konstantin Kosachev, Deputy Speaker of the Council of Federation, Russia on the sidelines of the G20 Speakers’ Summit in Rome on Saturday, during which they discussed important issues and common interests in detail. “Konstantin Kosachev, the Russian Deputy Speaker of the Council of Federation, Russia, in Rome …

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rawat: In first foreign visit after taking over as CDS, Gen Bipin Rawat to visit Russia, US | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: In his first visit abroad after taking over as the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Bipin Rawat will be visiting Russia and the US. Rawat took over his new office as CDS on December 31, 2019, and since then has been declining foreign invitations for focusing on the new assignment of integrating …

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