Agni-5 missile successfully test-fired off Odisha coast
India today successfully test-fired Agni-5 from Integrated Test Range (ITR) in Abdul Kalam Island, formerly known as Wheeler Island in Bhadrak district of Odisha.

PM Narendra Modi embarks on 3-nation visit to boost Act East Policy
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday embarked on his five-day, three-nation visit to Singapore, Indonesia, and Malaysia to boost the Act East Policy.

Most Venerable Thich Duc Thien receives India’s noble award
Most Venerable Thich Duc Thien, Vice President and General Secretary of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha, was awarded with Padma Shri – the fourth highest civilian award of India – at a ceremony in Hanoi on May 27.

India-Russia to hold their first ever strategic dialogue in July in St Petersburg
The first ever Indo-Russian Strategic Economic Dialogue -- created by PM Narendra Modi and President Vladimir Putin in their informal summit – will be held in St Petersburg this July to give a big push to economic partnership that has started to gain momentum since 2017.

India-Nepal ties scaled 'new heights' after Modi visit: KP Oli
KATHMANDU: Nepal Premier K P Sharma Oli on Sunday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the Himalayan nation had elevated the existing relationship between the two countries to "new heights".

Party official welcomes visit by India’s Assam State Governor
Head of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee’s Commission for External Relations Hoang Binh Quan welcomed the Vietnam visit by Governor of Assam State of India Sarbananda Sonowal to seek business opportunities with Vietnamese localities during their talks in Hanoi on May 14.

Centre for Vietnam Studies inaugurated in India
India’s Institute of Social Sciences inaugurated its Centre for Vietnam Studies on May 15 in New Delhi.

India to have talent surplus of 245 million workers by 2030: Study
India is projected to have a skilled labour surplus of 245 million workers by 2030, mainly on the back of "vast supply of working age citizens", even as most of developed and developing economies are expected to grapple with talent crunch at that time, says a study.

Vietnam, India seek to boost tourism
HCM CITY — Fifty Vietnamese companies met with 15 major tour operators from India at B2B meetings held during the “Incredible India Road Show” on Tuesday in HCM City.

Macron wants strategic Paris-Delhi-Canberra axis amid Pacific tension
SYDNEY/PARIS: French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday called for the creation of a new strategic alliance among France, India and Australia to respond to challenges in the Asia-Pacific region and the growing assertiveness of China.