India, China hold first dialogue on disarmament, arms control
China and India held their first consultations on disarmament, non-proliferation and arms control on 13/9/2016.

India, Russia to review bilateral ties ahead of Putin's visit
NEW DELHI: Ahead of Russian President Vladimir Putin's visit, India and Russia will review the status of bilateral ties on Tuesday as also lay the ground for next month's Presidential visit.

India, US hold military exercises near China border
According to VNA in India, a total of 225 US Army solidiers landed at Chaubuttia in Uttarakhand, India on September 11th 2016 to start the two-week long joint exercise called Yudh Abhyas.

India speeds up highway project connecting with ASEAN
New Delhi (VNA) – India has proposed establishing a joint task force to study the expansion of a project on the India-Myanmar-Thailand trilateral highway connecting with Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam.

Vietnamese films screened on Indian national TV
New Delhi (VNA) – Vietnamese movies are being screened on India’s national TV channel Doordarshan, for the first time, from September 1-4.

Vietnam, India boost cooperation in potential fields
Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam and India will boost cooperation in potential sectors like garment and textile, machinery, agriculture, and health and pharmaceuticals, according to Bui Trung Thuong, head of Vietnam’s trade mission in India.

ASEAN is central to India’s ‘Act East’ policy: PM Modi in Laos
Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday stressed the importance of India’s ‘Act East’ policy and said ASEAN, the association of southeast Asian nations, was central to India’s objective in that direction. The Prime Minister was speaking at the 14th ASEAN Summit in Vientiane, Laos.

PM attends East Asia Summit, ASEAN+1 Summits
Vientiane (VNA) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended the ASEAN Plus One Summits with the US and India and the East Asia Summit in Vientiane, Laos, on September 8, within the framework of the 28th and 29th ASEAN Summits and related meetings.

PM Modi, Thongloun Sisoulith hold bilateral talks, discuss South China Sea issue
In his address to the ASEAN-India Summit, Modi called sea lanes as "life lines of global trade" and said securing seas was a shared responsibility.

US likely to sell Guardian drones to India, say sources
WASHINGTON: The US is likely to respond positively to India's request for 22 unarmed high-tech multi-mission Predator Guardian drones for maritime surveillance, especially in the Indian Ocean, sources have said.