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Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov to meet EAM S Jaishankar today

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov to meet EAM S Jaishankar today

New Delhi: Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, who is on a two-day official visit to India, is expected to meet and hold talks with External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Friday, according to sources. The Russian Foreign Minister arrived in India on Thursday and this is the first trip of

Over 1,300 Indians evacuated in 24 rs, no citizen left in Kyiv: Centre

Over 1,300 Indians evacuated in 24 rs, no citizen left in Kyiv: Centre

New Delhi: India has evacuated 1,377 citizens from war-torn Ukraine in the past 24 hours, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said today, March 2. “Six flights have now departed for India in the last 24 hours, including the first flights from Poland. Carried back 1377 more Indian nationals from Ukraine,”

India inks deal with Russia for procurement of AK-203 assault rifles

India inks deal with Russia for procurement of AK-203 assault rifles

India and Russia on Monday inked agreements for the procurement of AK-203 assault rifles and protocols on amending cooperation in the field of Kalashnikov series small arms manufacturing. Defence minister Rajnath Singh and his Russian counterpart General Sergey Shoigu signed a contract for procurement of over six lakh AK-203 assault

India announces new e-visa to fast-track applications amid Afghanistan crisis

India announces new e-visa to fast-track applications amid Afghanistan crisis

The government has announced a new category of electronic visas to fast-track applications of Afghans who want to come to India in view of the prevailing situation in Afghanistan.The announcement came two days after the Taliban captured power in Afghanistan. “MHA reviews visa provisions in view of the current situation