Last Updated : Dec 17 2018 10:15PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
Congress leader Sajjan Kumar gets life term in anti-Sikh riots case            India decides to extend 1.4 billion dollar aid to Maldives            Transgender Bill passed in Lok Sabha amid uproar            Cabinet decides to expand beneficiaries' list under PM Ujjawala Yojana            New CMs of Rajasthan, MP and Chhattisgarh sworn-in           

National News

Aug 28, 2018
7:42AM

EAM Sushma Swaraj says peace, stability in Indian Ocean region is important priority for New Delhi

@SushmaSwaraj
Emphasising the economic importance of the Indian Ocean, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has said that nurturing a climate of peace and stability in this region is an important priority for India's foreign policy. 

Addressing the Third Indian Ocean Conference in Hanoi, Mrs Swaraj said that Indian ocean region is host to the world's busiest waterways. She said that the bounty of the Indian Ocean cannot be tapped without ensuring maritime peace and stability. 

External Affairs Minister said economic prosperity and maritime security go hand-in-hand. Mrs Swaraj's comments assume significance in the wake of China increasing its footprints in the Indian Ocean. 

Mrs Swaraj is in Vietnam on the first leg of her four-day two-nation tour which aims at deepening India's strategic cooperation with Vietnam and Cambodia -- the key countries in the ASEAN region.

   Related News

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 17 (Dec) Midday News 17 (Dec) News at Nine 17 (Dec) Hourly 17 (Dec) (2000hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 17 (Dec) दोपहर समाचार 17 (Dec) समाचार संध्या 17 (Dec) प्रति घंटा समाचार 17 (Dec) (2200hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 17 (Dec) Khabrein(Day) 17 (Dec) Khabrein(Eve) 17 (Dec)
Aaj Savere 17 (Dec) Parikrama 17 (Dec) Lok Ruchi Samachar 16 (Dec)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 17 (Dec) Samayki 17 (Dec) Sports Scan 17 (Dec) Spotlight/News Analysis 17 (Dec)
    Public Speak Country wide 13 (Dec) Surkhiyon Mein 13 (Dec) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 12 (Dec) Vaad-Samvaad 4 (Dec) Money Talk 4 (Dec) Current Affairs 14 (Dec)

 

 

 

 

× All donations towards the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund(PMNRF) and the National Defence Fund(NDF) are notified for 100% deduction from taxable income under Section 80G of the Income Tax Act,1961""