VNA - Mr Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India arrived to Brussels to participated in the 13th Summit between the European Union and India. Mr Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission, Mr Donald Tusk, President of the European Council and Ms Federica Mogherini, the EU High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the Commission also attended.
India has an important role to play in responsible stewardship of nuclear weapons and materials, U.S. Secretary of State, John Kerry said ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Washington, PTI said on March 31st 2016.
Russia has prepared the draft copy of the agreement for the supply of S-400 air defense missile system.
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.