US says drone shot down by Russian air defenses near Libyan capital
A US drone shootdown would underscore Moscow's increasingly muscular role in the energy-rich nation, where Russian mercenaries are reportedly intervening on behalf of east Libya-based commander Khalifa Haftar in Libya's civil war. Haftar has sought to take the capital Tripoli, now held by Libya's internationally recognized Government of National Accord.
Watch: Russian military cadets sing ‘Ae watan’ song at event in Moscow
Moscow (Russia), Nov 30 (ANI): Russian military cadets sung ‘Ae watan,...
Putin says Russia ready for cooperation with NATO
Putin has never made any secret of his resentment at NATO expansion into former Soviet repu...
India in talks with Russia to import coking coal to reduce dependence on others
Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday met Leonid Petukov, CEO, Far East Russia Investment and Export Agency. Pradhan stated that offtake of coal from Far East Russia can grow as the coking coal from Far East Russia becomes more attractive from the point of view of price, ease of availability, connectivity to the ports and sea transport.
Rajnath Singh meets Russian Defence Minister in Moscow
Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh held a delegation-level meet with his Russian counterpart Sergey Shoygu. Earlier, the Defence Minister ...
Russia an important partner in India’s economic progress: Dharmendra Pradhan
Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan attended 'Days of Moscow' event in Delhi on November 20. While addressing the event, he said, “Russia is a...
Russia's national capital region seeks Indian investment
A six-member delegation, headed by Khromov, met with representatives of the Delhi government and business leaders in both Delhi and Mumbai during four-day visit to India.
India, Russia step up cyber security cooperation after attack on Kudankulam
Deputy Chief of Mission of the Russian Embassy Roman Babushkin has said Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited has informed Russian authorities that the plant is safe and additional steps have been taken to enhance its security further. "The Russian authorities are working with Indian agencies to stop any further attacks," he said.
Navy's woman officer to be posted abroad as defence attache
The Indian Navy has selected its first woman officer for the post of a defence attaché abroad. Sources said Lt-Commander (equivalent to an Army Major) Karabi Gogoi, a naval engineer currently posted at the Karwar base in coastal Karnataka, has been selected for the post of the assistant naval attaché also at the Indian embassy in Russia.
Bankers in $220 billion scandal offered gold to hide client cash
Danske Bank, which is being investigated after failing to screen about $220 billion that gushed through its non-resident unit in Estonia from 2007 to 2015, has now shuttered the operations at the heart of the scandal.
Gallantry awardee war veteran struggles for life in Moscow
Major Manik Jolly, who won the Sena Medal for gallantry in an operation in the Lolab Valley in Kashmir 2000, had gone to Russia to speak on rural innovation at a BRICS summit.
Pebble boss is hooked to Peter Thiel's 'Zero to One', says book has key takeaways for entrepreneurs
For Komal Agarwal, reading is a way to find new ideas.
Russia ready to start Amethi rifles unit
Defence minister Rajnath Singh, who met his Russian counterpart General Sergey Shoigu in Moscow, pushed for joint manufacturing of spares, components and aggregates in India to reduce costs and supply timelines. An industry delegation led by Ficci met Russian equipment manufacturers to identify products for which joint ventures would be formed in near future.
Speed up delivery of S-400 missiles, India to tell Russia
India wants Russia to speed up the delivery schedule of the advanced S-400 Triumf surface-to-air missile system. The faster delivery of the five squadrons of S-400, under the $5.43 billion deal inked in October 2018, will be discussed in the 19th India-Russia intergovernmental commission on military and military technical cooperation.
Rajnath Singh urges Russian defence industries to jointly manufacture in India
Rajnath Singh was addressing the CEOs of OEMs from the Russian defence industry after jointly inaugurating the 'India-Russia Defence Industry Cooperation Conference' with Russian Minister of Industry and Trade Denis Manturov in Moscow.He urged industry leaders to make use of the significant economic reforms undertaken by the government under the leadership of PM Modi.
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