According to Japanese’s Asahi Shimbun on 29th March, 2016, India plans to set up a satellite data transmission station in Vietnam, senior Indian Ministry of External Affairs officials said.
(Sputnik) - Russia and India are in talks on the modernization of the Indian Navy’s “Varshavyanka” - diesel-electric submarine fleet, Rosoboronexport Deputy Director General, Sergey Goreslavsky said on March 29th, 2016.
A seminar themed “ASEAN-India Relations: A New Paradigm” took place in Jakarta, Indonesia on 24th March 2016, drawing delegates from all 10 ASEAN nations and their partner countries, namely Russia, the US, Australia, New Zealand and scholars, presentatives from Institutes, Universities.
India and France have signed an MoU for the construction of six nuclear reactor at Jaitapur in Maharashtra, India.
India’s Home Minister, Rajnath Singh met Russian Minister for Civil Defense, Emergencies and Elimination Consequences of Natural Disasters, Vladimir Andreevich Puchko, at the India - Russia Joint Commission meeting at New Delhi on 22nd March, 2016.
The Seminar “Emerging geopolitics in the Indian Ocean” organized by Society for Indian Ocean Studies (SIOS) took place in New Delhi, India on 18th March, 2016. The East Sea was one of the main topics of the Seminar.
The 18th ASEAN - India Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM) took place in Hanoi on 17-18th March, 2016. Deputy Minister of Foreign Affair, Le Hoai Trung and his Indian counterpart, Preeti Saran co-chaired the event.
According to PTI, Pakistan is willing to discuss all issues that India will bring up, including investigations into the Pathankot terror attack, Sartaj Aziz, the foreign affairs advisor to Pakistan Prime Minister - Nawar Sharif, said about his scheduled meeting with his Indian counterpart, Sushma Swaraj on the sidelines of the SAARC ministerial meeting.
Pokhara (Nepal): Indian External Affairs Minister of India Sushma Swaraj and Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma held a one-to-one meeting on political matters and reconstruction issues yesterday on the sidelines of the ongoing 37th session of SAARC Council of Ministers' in Pokhara.
New Delhi, (PTI) The World Sufi Forum today rejected all forms of terrorism outright and urged governments across the world to support the "revival" of Sufism to combat this menace.