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India bans wheat exports

India bans wheat exports

The Indian leadership announced a ban on the wheat export from the country to ensure food security and to help neighboring and needy states, the Indian Ministry of Commerce and Industry's press service reports. The decision was made …

India wants Russia to discount its oil - report

India wants Russia to discount its oil - report

India is trying to get deeper discounts on Russian oil to compensate for the risk of dealing with the OPEC+ producer as other buyers turn away, according to people with knowledge of the matter. India is seeking Russian cargoes at less …

Yoga and Ayurvedic lovers to get special visas to India

Yoga and Ayurvedic lovers to get special visas to India

The Indian government intends to issue special visas for foreigners who wish to practice yoga or Ayurveda, The Indian Express newspaper writes. "Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced plans to launch special visas for …

No agreement on anti-Russian sanctions in world

No agreement on anti-Russian sanctions in world

Some longtime US allies and satellite countries continue to reject Washington's persistent calls to impose sanctions on Russia or to criticize Moscow, the British magazine The Economist notes. Despite the pressure, India, …

Pentagon: U.S. to help India modernize its armed forces

Pentagon: U.S. to help India modernize its armed forces

U.S. Defense Department Spokesman John Kirby said the U.S. to help India in building a more modern military. "I think we're going to have these conversations with India going forward... What matters here is that we …

Media: India is ready to increase its exports to Russia

Media: India is ready to increase its exports to Russia

India plans to increase exports to Russia, the administration of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is negotiating with Moscow to lift restrictions on a number of Indian goods, Bloomberg reports, citing sources familiar with the …

Lavrov meets with Indian FM in New Delhi

Lavrov meets with Indian FM in New Delhi

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov arrived in India on March 31 to meet with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Foreign Minister Subramanyam Jaishankar. Lavrov held a press conference after a bilateral meeting with his Indian …

Sri Lanka seeks another $1bn from India

Sri Lanka seeks another $1bn from India

Sri Lanka has sought an additional credit line of $1bn from India to import essentials amid its worst economic crisis in decades, Reuters has reported, citing two sources. According to …

India buys up Russia's oil

India buys up Russia's oil

It turns out that the export of Russian oil to India has increased significantly, because Delhi maintains close trading ties with Moscow despite western sanctions