Modi visits Indian consulate in Afghanistan’s Herat city

Herat (Afghanistan), June 4 : After inaugurating the Salma Dam, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday visited the Indian consulate in Herat in western Afghanistan where he interacted with the consular staff. “Meeting the men who make our friendship work. PM visits Indian consulate in Herat, interacts with personnel,” External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Vikas Swarup […]

Afghanistan’s success hope of every Indian: Modi

Herat (Afghanistan), June 4 : The success of Afghanistan is the hope and desire of all Indians, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday after he and Afghan President Ashraf Ghani jointly inaugurated a dam built with Indian assistance. “Afghanistan’s success is a deeply held hope and desire of every Indian,” Modi said after the […]

Modi conferred with Afghanistan’s top civilian award

Herat (Afghanistan), June 4 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi was on Saturday conferred with Afghanistan’s highest civilian honour, the Amir Amanullah Khan Award. Afghan President Ashraf Ghani conferred the award on Modi after the two leaders jointly inaugurated the Afghan-India Friendship Dam, earlier known as Salma Dam, that was rebuilt with India’s aid. “A true […]

India committed to help redefine Afghanistan’s future: Modi

Herat (Afghanistan), June 4 : India is committed to restore hope and redefine war-torn Afghanistan’s future, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday, after inaugurating a dam built with Indian assistance here. Modi said he had not come to Afghanistan just to launch the Afghan-India Friendship Dam, also known as Salma Dam. “We are reviving […]

Taiwanese President urges China to improve democracy, political rights

Taipei, June 4 : China must appreciate those who fight for democracy and gain greater international respect by extending political rights, Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen said on Saturday on the sidelines of Tiananmen Square massacre’s 27th anniversary. “I have no intention of criticising the Chinese political system, but rather I am willing, with heartfelt sincerity, […]

Modi, Afghan President inaugurate India-built dam

Herat (Afghanistan), June 4 : Marking another major success in India’s reconstruction efforts in Afghanistan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Saturday jointly inaugurated the Afghan-India Friendship Dam, earlier known as Salma Dam, built with Indian aid. Speaking at the inauguration ceremony, Ghani said that with India’s help a longstanding […]