Sep 23, 2021 08:15 AM IST
The United States and its international partners are working quickly to scale up vaccine manufacturing in other countries around the world so they can manufacture as well, Mr Biden said in his virtual address to the Global Summit to End COVID-19.
- Sep 23, 2021 07:34 AM IST
Two of them are Indian Americans -- Shantanu Narayen from Adobe and Vivek Lall from General Atomics. The three others being Cristiano E Amon from Qualcomm, Mark Widmar from First Solar, and Stephen A Schwarzman from Blackstone.
- Sep 23, 2021 07:31 AM IST
“Grateful to the Indian community in Washington DC for the warm welcome. Our diaspora is our strength,” Modi said in a tweet along with a set of pictures of his interaction with the Indian American CEOs.
- Sep 22, 2021 11:43 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s five-day visit to the US from September 22 will be his first foreign trip in six months. While the first in-person meeting of Quad leaders will focus on security issues, India's agenda also includes a significant amount of vaccine-related and economic issues.
- Sep 21, 2021 06:23 PM IST
The first in-person meeting of Quad leaders on September 24 will be the highlighted of PM Narendra Modi’s three-day trip to the US. What is the Quad, and how does it work?
- Sep 21, 2021 03:44 PM IST
The members of the ‘Quadrilateral Security Dialogue’ will meet in the US this week for their first in-person discussions. Topping the packed agenda will be discussions on how to to counter China.
- Sep 21, 2021 08:05 AM IST
Joe Biden will host Modi at the White House for their first bilateral meeting on September 24. Later on that day, Biden will host the first-ever in-person Quad Leaders’ Summit at the White House with Modi, Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga and Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison.
- Sep 20, 2021 08:54 AM IST
What has made the need more urgent is the disturbing news that Beijing has signed a new nuclear pact with its all-weather friend, Pakistan
- Sep 10, 2021 10:25 PM IST
Marise Payne also announced that Australia will contribute USD 10 mullion for the India-led coalition for disaster-resilient infrastructure and USD one million for International Solar Alliance.
- Sep 08, 2021 01:06 PM IST
In a subtle way, India has sent out a strong signal to all the stakeholders in Afghanistan, including Pakistan and China, that there shall be bigger, greater powers at play in the region if matters spiral out of hand
- Jun 16, 2021 08:43 AM IST
As the West gears up to counter China’s supremacy, New Delhi’s response is guarded as it has to balance India’s geopolitical and commercial interests
- Jun 09, 2021 07:43 AM IST
In March, leaders of the Quad -- comprising Australia, India, Japan and the United States –during a virtual summit had committed themselves to provide a billion vaccines to Southeast Asia.
- May 30, 2021 06:27 PM IST
The Quad comprising India, the US, Japan and Australia has been focusing on promoting shared democratic ideologies and ensuring a free, open and inclusive Indo-Pacific against the backdrop of rising global concerns over China's growing assertiveness in the region.
- May 11, 2021 09:57 AM IST
Calling Quad a 'narrow-purposed' geopolitical clique, the Chinese ambassador to Bangladesh reportedly said Dhaka will not draw any benefits from it.
- Apr 12, 2021 08:22 AM IST
The US action, coming close on the heels of the Quad meeting, raises questions about the wisdom of toeing the US line
- Apr 05, 2021 09:42 PM IST
News reports had suggested last year that the summit was cancelled after Russia had protested India's growing ties with the Quad-a group of 4-nations
- Mar 29, 2021 10:32 AM IST
It is bewildering that in India it is taken for granted in all the public discourse about the first Quad summit that it is all about China when Modi made it plain that the Quad’s role under the present global circumstances is about everything else.
- Mar 16, 2021 08:50 AM IST
Among the four Quad nations, India is probably in the most advantageous position, and should leverage it
- Mar 14, 2021 11:24 AM IST
The world leaders pointed out that the collaboration which began with relief efforts post the devastating tsunami in 2004, evolved into a ‘democratic cooperation’ called the “Quad”
- Mar 12, 2021 09:51 PM IST
The virtual summit was attended by US President Joe Biden, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga.
- Mar 12, 2021 11:03 AM IST
Officially, the Quad was conceived as a space to cooperate for safeguarding shared security and other interests in the Indo-Pacific region. However, observers say that the forum is geared to counter China’s military and economic rise.
- Mar 12, 2021 08:54 AM IST
Post COVID-19, there is urgency to deal with the looming presence of China. While US is making Beijing’s containment its top priority, India, buoyed by the PLA pull back from Ladakh, is strengthening its naval alliances in the region
- Mar 12, 2021 07:48 AM IST
Efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19 in the Indo-Pacific will also be discussed as the group plans to announce financing agreements to support an increase in manufacturing capacity for coronavirus vaccines in India.
- Mar 09, 2021 10:52 PM IST
The leaders will discuss regional and global issues of shared interest, and exchange views on practical areas of cooperation towards maintaining a free, open and inclusive Indo-Pacific region, said the MEA.
- Oct 26, 2020 08:22 AM IST
India should have a well-thought-out long-term plan on its relations with China