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PM Modi is a leader; Dr Singh was not: Cong's ex-foreign minister

Former external affairs minister, K Natwar Singh, shares his critique of the Narendra Modi government's foreign policy in this e-mailed interview with Aditi Phadnis. Edited excerpts Prime......

'Modi is going to put a major imprint on India's foreign policy'

'Within five years we will have the Modi doctrine. We do not know the contours, but one aspect is his centrality on the neighbourhood and focus on South Asia.' 'If his three priorities are the......

Strategic Vision: Taking India to the East

Moving beyond the traditional trappings of non-alignment, strategic autonomy and independent foreign policy, India has committed to work with the US from Africa to East Asia, says Srikanth......

Modi govt to legalise middlemen in arms deals?

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Saturday said the government is planning to legalise representatives of various foreign arms companies in the country, for speedy purchase of military......

Xi must rein in the PLA from running its own foreign policy

'There is a wide gap between the stated intentions of China's top leadership to improve relations with India and the PLA's aggressive border management posture, says Brigadier Gurmeet Kanwal......

The man who will advise Modi on economic affairs

Foreign Policy magazine named him as one of the world's top 100 global thinkers in 2011. Arvind Subramanian is a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics and at the......

It takes 10 years to make key policy changes in India

The lack of change in policy can be hugely damaging not only for foreign investors but also for the Indian economy and domestic industry, says A K Bhattacharya. The flurry of decisions that the......

US trade body seeks relaxation in FDI norms in insurance and defence

The US India Business Council has sought an increase in foreign direct investment cap in key sectors like insurance and defence in Modi government's maiden Budget to be presented on Thursday. It......

FDI above 26% in defence sector on case-by-case basis: Jaitley

Foreign Direct Investment beyond 26 per cent in defence sector may be permitted on a case-to-case basis in areas that can result in access to modern and state-of-the art technology, the government......

Industry bodies close ranks on defence FDI

The dust over the controversy around foreign direct investment (FDI) in the defence sector appears to have settled.  Leading industry body, the Confederation of Indian Industry or CII, has......
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Fast-track approvals for German companies

New Delhi: In a major effort to boost ties during the visit of German Chancellor Angela Merkel, India and Germany signed a total of 18 agreements... ...
India-Germany sort out language row, but glitches in defence remains

Though, sheen of a first joint cabinet meeting was taken away as two senior German ministers dropped out from delegation last minute, due to... ...
India, Germany ink 18 pacts and MoUs

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