India, US hold talks on defence cooperation
India and the US today discussed ways to deepen bilateral defence cooperation, including joint development of military hardware, and issues relating to technology transfer, officials said.

President to pay State visits to India, Bangladesh
Hanoi (VNA) – President Tran Dai Quang and his spouse will pay State visits to India from March 2-4 and Bangladesh from March 4-6.

India to host mega naval exercise amid China's manoeuvring in high seas
NEW DELHI: India will host navies from at least 16 countries for an eight-day mega naval exercise from March 6 with an aim to expand regional cooperation and combat unlawful activities in critical sea lanes.

India-Canada to ink key agreements on counterterrorism
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is to hold bilateral talks with his Canadian counterpart Justin Trudeau in the national capital New Delhi on Friday. It is expected to many key agreements to be signed to boost India-Canada ties with a focus on counterterrorism.

India hits 20GW solar capacity milestone
NEW DELHI: India has achieved 20 GW (gigawatt) cumulative solar capacity, achieving the milestone four years ahead of the target for 2022 originally set in the National Solar Mission.

India an open economy, PM Narendra Modi to tell World Economic Forum
NEW DELHI: India is an open economy and ready for global investments across sectors, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will tell world leaders at the World Economic Forum in Davos next week. In first visit by an Indian PM since 1997, Modi will be in Davos on January 22-23 and address the opening plenary of the WEF.

India’s entry into elite nuclear groups reaffirms its ‘non-proliferation commitments’: PM Modi
"Over the last two years, India’s membership of MTCR, Wassenaar Arrangement & Australia Group reaffirms India's strong non-proliferation credentials & also our commitment to global peace and security," PM Modi said.

Agni-5 ballistic missile tested successfully
It is the most advanced in the series and has a strike range of over 5,000 km.

Israel PM Netanyahu hails Narendra Modi as a 'revolutionary leader'
NEW DELHI: The strong bonding between PM Narendra Modi and Benjamin Netanyahu was in full display on Monday as the Israeli premier called Modi a "revolutionary leader" who had transformed India-Israel ties and the Indian PM reciprocated, promising big steps in cooperation in agriculture, science and defence.

Israel's Netanyahu pushes for India free trade deal during rare visit
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India and Israel will begin work on a free trade pact that Israel has been pushing for, officials said on Monday, as Benjamin Netanyahu began a first visit by an Israeli prime minister in 15 years.