Sep 21, 2021 10:57 PM IST
A communique reportedly issued by the Government of Nepal noted that the SAARC foreign ministers' meeting has been cancelled due to the "lack of concurrence from all Member States".
- Aug 10, 2021 03:21 PM IST
Effort to block China from encroaching further into India's neighborhood is driving the initiative to revive the body that has been effectively defunct since 2016 when six members led by India pulled out of the SAARC summit in Islamabad.
- Jul 13, 2021 12:34 PM IST
Chittilapilly succeeds Sameer Garde, who recently announced his decision to join the social sector after four years at Cisco. She will take on her new role from August 1.
- Apr 21, 2020 02:00 PM IST
At McAfee, Arora will report to Sanjay Manohar, managing director, McAfee India.
- Mar 27, 2020 09:15 AM IST
India made the proposal at a video-conference of senior health officials of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) countries on Thursday.
- Mar 23, 2020 12:25 PM IST
In a video conference on forming a joint strategy to fight COVID-19 in the SAARC region, Prime Minister Modi on March 15 proposed the emergency fund with an initial offer of $10 million from India and asserted that the best way to deal with the coronavirus pandemic was by coming together, and not growing apart.
- Mar 19, 2020 08:06 AM IST
Making a strong pitch for SAARC nations to jointly combat the virus, Modi had on Sunday committed USD 10 million for the emergency fund, and asserted that the best way to deal with the pandemic was by coming together, and not growing apart.
- Mar 18, 2020 11:20 AM IST
The company has secured orders worth Rs 669 crore for transmission and distribution projects in India, South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) countries, Middle East and the Americas, KEC International said in a regulatory filing.
- Mar 16, 2020 03:55 PM IST
In a video-conference of SAARC members on March 15, Prime Minister Modi proposed setting up a COVID-19 emergency fund with India committing $10 million initially for it, and asserted that the best way to deal with the pandemic was by coming together and not growing apart.
- Mar 15, 2020 08:33 PM IST
The underlying message of the video conference was unitedly taking on the pandemic, but Pakistan used the occasion to raise Kashmir, with Mirza calling for the "lockdown" to be lifted in Jammu and Kashmir to deal with the coronavirus threat.
- Mar 15, 2020 07:08 PM IST
In a significant message, Modi asserted that it was important for the SAARC member countries to work together and said the region can best respond to the coronavirus pandemic by "coming together, not growing apart".
- Mar 14, 2020 11:59 AM IST
Prime Minister Modi reached out to the eight-member regional grouping on Friday and pitched for a video conference among the leaders of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) to chalk out a strong strategy to combat coronavirus outbreak.
- Mar 13, 2020 03:33 PM IST
"Our planet is battling the COVID-19 Novel Coronavirus. At various levels, governments and people are trying their best to combat it," Modi said on Twitter.
- Dec 09, 2019 08:32 AM IST
In a letter to the SAARC secretariat to mark the founding day of the bloc, the prime minister said all countries in the region should take effective steps to defeat the scourge of terrorism and the forces which support it.
- Nov 26, 2019 07:52 PM IST
Under the framework for 2019-22, the RBI will continue to offer a swap arrangement within the overall corpus of $2 billion.
- Sep 27, 2019 11:20 AM IST
Jaishankar said while regionalism has taken root in every corner of the world, if the South Asian region has lagged behind it is because the region does not have the normal trade and connectivity that other regions do.
- Jun 12, 2019 03:03 PM IST
India had invited SAARC (South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation) leaders for a similar event in 2014.
- May 29, 2019 08:21 PM IST
In the aftermath of the Uri Attack, India had boycotted the SAARC summit, which was being organized in Islamabad in November 2016
- Jan 23, 2019 05:55 PM IST
The Reserve Bank will negotiate the operational details bilaterally with the central banks of the SAARC countries availing the Standby Swap, an official statement said.
- Dec 10, 2018 12:56 PM IST
Diplomat Shubham Singh, left the meeting to register India's protest over the presence of PoK minister Chaudhary Muhammad Saeed at the SAARC Chambers of Commerce and Industry meeting on the SAARC Charter Day in Islamabad on Sunday.
- Nov 28, 2018 01:44 PM IST
"Unless and until Pakistan stops terrorist activities in India there will be no dialogue and we will not participate in SAARC," Swaraj told a press conference here.
- Sep 28, 2018 11:32 AM IST
Swaraj attended the Informal Meeting of the SAARC Council of Ministers held here on the margins of the 73rd UN General Assembly and chaired by Foreign Minister of Nepal Pradeep Kumar Gyawali on Thursday.
- Sep 28, 2018 09:55 AM IST
Addressing a meeting, also attended by her Pakistani counterpart Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Swaraj emphasised that regional cooperation can only be successful if it meets the expectations of the people.
- Aug 17, 2018 07:33 PM IST
Vajpayee's foster daughter Namita Kaul Bhattacharya lit the pyre as cries of "Atal Bihari Amar Rahe" reverberated.
- Apr 23, 2018 07:24 PM IST
Unveiling a book titled 'Effectiveness of SAARC and Regional Conference' at a function organised by the Federal Parliament Secretariat here yesterday, Prime Minister Oli said that building friendly relations based on mutual understanding, cooperation and collaboration among SAARC member states was essential for maintaining peace and prosperity in the region.