Besides the $500-million Chabahar agreement aimed at expanding bilateral cooperation, India and Iran will discuss the Middle East to India Deepwater Pipeline (MEIDP) when Iranian President Hassan Rouhani meets Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi later this week.
With the focus on bolstering economic and cultural ties between the two countries, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will be on a state visit to India from February 17-23.
Indians form the largest expatriate group in the 4-million population of Oman. They repatriate to India around $3 billion in earnings annually.
Colombia is planning to put a satellite in orbit for the first time. It is expected to be launched from India in April.
Maduro was expected to visit India last year; however, back then the visit had not been confirmed. Both New Delhi and Caracas have been working on continuing their joint investments in the energy sector.
In Dubai, Modi will deliver the keynote address at the Sixth World Government Summit. He will also meet vice-president and prime minister of the UAE and the ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum and some select CEOs of companies from the Gulf countries.
The Chilean parliamentarians are visiting India from February 5 to 9 at the invitation of Lok Sabha speaker Sumitra Mahajan and will be meeting several senior ministers and officials including commerce and industry minister Suresh Prabhu and minister for women empowerment Maneka Gandhi.
Trade, commercial exchange, greater infrastructural connectivity, regional development in the north eastern states and defence and maritime security were the focus of all the meetings Prime Minister Narendra Modi had with the 10 Asean leaders in New Delhi.
As India showcases its formidable military might at the Rajpath on Republic Day, a few weapon systems including Akash surface to air missile (SAM) and BrahMos would be in the highlight seeing the recent successful trials.
Despite the overdrive by US-based aerospace giant Lockheed Martin (LM), nothing new has happened for the F-16 Block 70/72 for the Indian Air Force (IAF).
With bilateral trade between India and Peru touching an all-time high of $1.57 billion, the second round of talks for the trade agreement between the two countries is scheduled to take place in March.
Accompanied by more than 70 industry representatives from sectors such as agriculture, water technology and security, leaders of India and Israel will discuss cooperation in the fields of agro-business, water management and security when they meet in New Delhi next week.
India and the 10-member Asean group are hoping to strengthen ties with physical connectivity playing a bigger role in linking the regions, and enhancing opportunities for bilateral trade and travel, when they meet in New Delhi on January 25.
More than 400 foreign buyers from 60 countries, including nine from the LatAm region, will be taking part in one of the largest shows in the IT domain, IndiaSoft, being organised by the Electronics and Computer Software Export Promotion Council (ESC) later this month.
The US government has commenced its internal process to release armed Avenger (formerly Predator C) drones to the Indian Air Force.
Recognising India as a key player in global efforts for the maintenance of international peace and security, University for Peace (UPEACE), a UN mandated university based in Costa Rica, is planning to set up a Yoga chair.
The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) recently successfully tested the guided bomb which is capable of destroying airstrips.
The successful BrahMos test completes tactical cruise missile triad for India
Uncertainty continues over the $8-billion Futuristic Infantry Combat Vehicle (FICV) project, as the ministry of defence (MoD) has asked the Indian Army to seek a detailed project report (DPR) from all the contenders who had received the expression of interest (EoI).
For the first International Solar Alliance (ISA) meet in December, French President Emmanuel Macron will visit India at the invitation of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
India has become the flavour of Latin American countries this winter, with a host of high-level visits planned between now and early next year, both ways.
While the DRDO is known for its core competencies in various areas of military technology, its life sciences department is involved with developing technology for the armed forces.
Designed by the Indian Navy’s Directorate of Naval Design and built by Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers (GRSE), Kolkata, Kiltan portrays the growing capability of the Indian Navy, GRSE and the nation in becoming self-reliant through indigenisation, thus accentuating our national objective of ‘Make in India’.
The third round of talks for the expansion of India-MERCOSUR Preferential Trade Agreement (PTA) is expected to take place by the end of the year.
The new ARPAN software enables Defence Security Corps personnel to access service profiles with ease.
Both countries are in discussions to finalise phyto-sanitary requirements for the export of avocados, walnuts and blue berries from Chile and the import of mango, coco peat, and pomegranate from India, the Indian envoy added.
With 30% indigenous components, INS Kalvari is one of the six Scorpene-class submarines that will be built at Mazagaon Docks