Update news India

 The Indian government has given a list containing names of all Indians suspected to have parked untaxed wealth in foreign banks to the Supreme Court.

VN, India target across-the-board development in strategic relations

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung and his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi reaffirmed yesterday the commitment of both nations to comprehensively develop the ties of strategic partnership.

Prime Minister leaves Hanoi for India

 Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung left Hanoi on October 27 for a three-day official visit to India at the invitation of his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi.

PM Dung due to visit India

VietNamNet Bridge – Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung and his spouse are to pay an official visit to India from October 27-29 at the invitation of his Indian counterpart Narenda Modi.

Indian firework factory blast kills workers in Andhra Pradesh

 An explosion at a fireworks factory in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh has killed at least 17 people, police say.

Vietnam and India agree to boost a strategic partnership

President Truong Tan Sang and his Indian counterpart Pranab Mukherjee agreed to intensify the Vietnamese-Indian strategic partnership with a focus on politics, defence, security, economics, science-technology, oil and gas, and culture.

Political News 17/9

 Vietnam refutes wrongful Human Rights Watch claims; Vietnam in the heart of Ukrainian people; HCM City wishes to further connectivity with Indian localities; Vietnam needs to be a strong country overall: PM

Vietnam, India lift strategic ties

 President Truong Tan Sang and his Indian counterpart, Pranab Mukherjee, yesterday agreed to intensify the Vietnamese-Indian strategic partnership.

VN relations with India ‘have never been better'

 VietNamNet Bridge – Indian President Shri Pranab Mukherjee spoke to Vietnam News Agency before visiting the country

Political News 11/9

New ambassadors present credentials; Madagascar eager to step up cooperation with Vietnam; Vietnam highlights role of history education; Australian lower house speaker to visit Vietnam

India Pakistan floods: Kashmir city of Srinagar inundated

 Devastating floods have left much of the main city of Indian-administered Kashmir under water, as residents are evacuated or retreat to their rooftops.

Deadly floods in India and Pakistan

 Dozens of people have been killed in flooding caused by incessant rain across large swathes of India and Pakistan.

Vietnam still considered a pillar of India’s Look East policy

The newly-elected Indian Government continues to regard Vietnam as a pillar in its Look East policy, said Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj in talks with Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh yesterday.

FMs of India, Kazakhstan to visit VN

 Kazakhstani FM Yerlan Idrisov and Indian FM Sushma Swaraj will pay official visits to Viet Nam from August 24-25 and August 25-26, respectively.

Top Indian diplomat’s visit signals progress for closer ties

 Indian Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swaraj’s August 25-26 visit to Hanoi will give fresh impetus to our bilateral relations, said Vietnamese Ambassador to India Nguyen Thanh Tan.

Nepal and India floods leave many dead

 At least 160 people are reported to have been killed in floods and landslides following days of torrential rain in Nepal and northern India.

Train collision with rickshaw in Bihar death toll at 21

 A train crash in the Indian state of Bihar on Monday left 21 dead and two injured, officials say.

Deputy PM meets with foreign ministers of Myanmar, US, India

 Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has held bilateral meetings with the Foreign Ministers of Myanmar, the US and India on the sidelines of the on-going 47th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM-47) in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar. |

India landslide: Hopes fade for survivors as toll rises to 66

 Hopes of finding any more survivors from a landslide that buried a village in western India on Wednesday are fading, as the number of bodies found reaches 66, officials said.

India building collapse rescue ends with 61 dead

 The rescue operation at an 11-storey building that collapsed in the Indian city of Chennai has been called off, with the final death toll put at 61.