Russia and India

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 …

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 …

Russia ready to consider possibility of selling S-500 to India

Russia ready to consider possibility of selling S-500 to India

Russia is prepared to closely study the possibility of selling its newest air defense systems S-500 to India, should New Delhi display interest in such a deal, Russian ambassador in New Delhi, Denis Alipov, told Russian media on Friday. …

India ready to import Russian oil - report

India ready to import Russian oil - report

India may import from Russia around 15 million barrels of cheap crude oil in 2022, Business Standard reported. On Tuesday, IIndian Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said that New Delhi was negotiating with Russia the …

Russia and India sign agreements on defense cooperation

Russia and India sign agreements on defense cooperation

Russia and India have signed a number of agreements and contracts concerning small arms and defense cooperation, Indian Defense Minister Rajnath Singh said on Twitter on Monday. "Glad that a number of agreements, contracts, …

Russia starts supplies of S-400 to India

Russia starts supplies of S-400 to India

The first batch of Russian S-400 air defense systems is already being delivered to India, said Dmitry Shugaev, head of the Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation (FSMTC) of the Russian Federation, Interfax writes. "The …

Indian-made Sputnik Light to be supplied to Russia - media

Indian-made Sputnik Light to be supplied to Russia - media

The Government of India has authorized the export of a single-component anti-coronavirus vaccine Sputnik Light of Russian development and Indian production to Russia, the Press Trust of India reports, citing sources. "The …

Building fifth power unit of Kudankulam NPP starts in India

Building fifth power unit of Kudankulam NPP starts in India

Rosatom initiated concreting of the foundation plate for the fifth unit’s reactor of the Kudankulam nuclear power plant (NPP) in India, the engineering division of the Russian state nuclear corporation said on Tuesday. …

Dozens of Indians apply to Russian embassy for vaccine tourism

Dozens of Indians apply to Russian embassy for vaccine tourism

Dozens of Indians have already contacted the Russian Embassy in New Delhi asking if they could go to Russia for vaccination, Head of the Consular Division of the Russian Embassy, Senior Counsellor Andrey Fedorov said on Tuesday. …

Russia Receives India's COVID-19 Strain - Health Minister

Russia Receives India's COVID-19 Strain - Health Minister

Russia has received the Indian mutant strain of the coronavirus to study it, Health Minister Mikhail Murashko said, Sputnik reports.  "We have the Indian strain of the coronavirus," Murashko said. Commenting on …