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Keynote Address on ASEAN-India Partnership by Smt.Sushma Swaraj at RIS.



Launch of IBSA Fellowship Programme

Launching of the Festchrift ‘A Lifetime of Moulding Technology and Science Policy in India’

Oct Promotion of India's Exports to Japan under India-Japan CEPA and Launch of the RIS-AIC Report on Indai-Japan CEPA

BRICS Civil Forum 2016

Sep BIMSTEC-BRICS Engagement: The Way Forward

BRICS Wellness Forum

Aug Book Launch India's Approaches to Development Cooperation

National Consultation on SDGs: Sustainable Management of Water and Sanitation For All

National Consultation on SDGs: Industrialisation and Employment for Sustainable Growth in India Focus on SDGs 8 and 9​

July Dialogue on South-South Cooperation
June Launch of the Study on "Enhancing India-Myanmar Border Trade: Policy and Implementation Measures
March Conference on South-South Cooperation
February South Asia Regional Consultation on Agriculture and Food Systems in the Era of Sustainable Development
February 'National Consultation on Road to Sustainable Development Goals'


September 'India, Africa Looking at Deeper Political, Economic Engagement'
  Achieving sustainable development goals won’t be easy: NITI Aayog  LiveMint, 10 September,2015
  India in no position to meet SDGs The Hindu, 10 September,2015
  UN's new social development goals difficult to meet: Khullar The Business Standard, 10 September 2015
  United Nations in India
  US$300-600bn move out of EMs via illegal routes: Jayant Sinha India Infoline News Service, 3 September 2015
  Capital flows impairing development: Jayant Sinha Livemint, 3 September 2015
  'India has pitched for UN tax regime to protect developing world'  Daijiworld, 2 September 2015
  Outflow of funds from developing nations a matter of concern: Jayant Sinha The Economic Times, 2 September 2015
  US$300-600bn move out of EMs via illegal routes: Jayant Sinha India Infoline News Service, 3 September 2015
  Outflow From Developing Nations a Matter of Concern: Sinha NDTV, 2 September 2015
  Outflow From Developing Nations a Matter of Concern: Sinha – Business Standard Business Standard, 2 September 2015
  Launch of the Report on 'India's Strategy for Economic Integration with CLMV'
  India says developed countries diverting climate change funds, Livemint, 08 July 2015
  India Does Not Need Leader Tag, Business World, 26 June 2015
  South Asia fastest growing region in world,  Daijiworld, 26 June 2015
  India wants to grow and prosper with neighbours, IANS Live, 26 June 2015
  South Asia fastest growing region in world, India Today, 26 June 2015
  India wants to grow and prosper with neighbours, Statesman, 26 June 2015
  South Asia Fastest Growing Region in World, The New Indian Express, 26 June 2015
  India wants to grow and prosper with neighbours, Yahoo News, 26 June 2015
  India wants to grow and prosper with neighbors, Daily Post, 25 June 2015
  India Trying to Build Good Relations with Neighbours, Says Parrikar, The New Indian Express, 23 March 2015
  Ocean is source of world power: Manohar Parrikar, Zee News, 22 March 2015
  India pleads for common naval platform in Indian Ocean, Business Standard, 22 March 2015
  Somali Pirates Shifting Location Towards India: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, NDTV, 22 March 2015
  Sushma Swaraj says India values its trilateral maritime security, News 1st, 21 March 2015
  WB Finds Bhubaneswar Best Place to Do Business in India: Swaraj,Outlook, 20 March 2015
  Maritime security key dimension of bilateral ties: Swaraj, Business Standard, 20 March 2015
  Maritime security key dimension of bilateral ties: Sushma Swaraj, Economic Times, 20 March 2015
  World Bank finds Bhubaneswar best place to do business in India: Sushma Swaraj, IBN Live, 20 March 2015
  Manmohan Singh recalls contributions of former diplomat, Zee News, February 21, 2015
  Manmohan Singh recalls contributions of former diplomat,, February 21, 2015
  Manmohan Singh recalls contributions of Parthasarathi, Economy Lead, February 21, 2015
  Manmohan Singh recalls contributions of former diplomat, China National News, February 21, 2015
  Manmohan Singh recalls contributions of former diplomat, Portlandindian, February 21, 2015
  Manmohan Singh recalls contributions of former diplomat, Business Standard, February 20, 2015
  Former PM Manmohan Singh recalls G Parthasarath's role in building centres of excellence , The Economic Times, February 20, 2015
  Manmohan Singh Recalls GP's Role in Building Centres of Excellence, Outlook india, February 20, 2015
  Manmohan Singh recalls contributions of former diplomat, Nerve, February 20, 2015
  Manmohan Singh Recalls GP's Role in Building Centres of Excellence, Post.Jagran, February 20, 2015
  Manmohan Singh recalls contributions of former diplomat, Newkerala, February 20, 2015
  Manmohan Singh recalls contributions of former diplomat, topix, February 20, 2015
  Former PM Manmohan Singh recalls G Parthasarath's role in building centres of excellence , Mozaaf, February 20, 2015
  Malaysia keen to invest for successful Make in India initiative, January 15,2015
  Malaysia keen to contribute to Make in India, January 15,2015


  Major connectivity projects between India, Myanmar need to be finished on time to push Look East policy’, The Financial Express, August 16,2014
  Call to speed up connectivity projects, The Assam Tribune, August 15,2014
  Kaladan corridor project likely to be completed by 2016: Singh, Business Standard, August 14,2014  
  India needs to push connectivity corridors with Myanmar, Business Standard, August 14,2014


  India in regional trading bloc is win-win for all: Singapore minister, Business Standard, 31 July 2013
  S'pore urges India-ASEAN full air pact, Channel NewsAsia, 31 July 2013
  Open up skies between India and Asean: Shanmugam, The Straits Times, 31 July 2013
  Connectivity between ASEAN, India can transform region, The New Indian Express, 31 July 2013
  Connectivity Between ASEAN, India Can Transform Region, Bernama, 31 July 2013
  India in regional trading bloc is win-win for all: Singapore minister, India Forums, 31 July 2013
  India in regional trading bloc is win-win for all: Singapore minister, Daijiworld, 31 July 2013
  India in regional trading bloc is win-win for all: Singapore minister, Newsreporter, 31 July 2013
  Connectivity between ASEAN, India can transform region, Balita, 31 July 2013
  India in regional trading bloc is win-win for all: Singapore minister, The Pioneer, 31 July 2013
  India in regional trading bloc is win-win for all: Singapore minister, Yahoo Finance, 31 July 2013
  ASEAN-India Centre, Ministry of External Affairs, 22 June 2013
  The ASEAN-India Centre (AIC) inaugurated by the External Affairs Minister Shri Salman Khurshid at RIS, ASEAN-India, 21 June 2013
  Nawaz Sharif has given good signal, Times of India, 22 June 2013
  Positive signals from New Pak Govt-Khurshid, Asian Age, 22 June 2013
  Khurshid inaugurates ASEAN-India Centre in New Delhi, Business Standard, 22 June 2013
  Asean-India Centre opens doors in New Delhi , Bussiness Times, 22 June 2013
  Khurshid inaugurates ASEAN-India Centre in New Delhi, NewsTrackIndia, 22 June 2013
  Centre to boost ties between Asean tiger, Indian elephant, Shillong Times, 23 June 2013
  Khurshid inaugurates ASEAN-India Centre in New Delhi, SifyNews, 21 June 2013
  A centre to boost India-ASEAN trade ties, SME Times, 22 June 2013
  Salman Khurshid compares India with legendary boxer Muhammad Ali, Times of India, 3 May 2013
  India is Muhammad Ali will hit back-Salman Khurshid, OneIndia News, 3 May 2013
  Khurshid compares India with boxer Muhamad Ali, Hindustan Times, 3 May 2013
  India is Muhammad Ali will hit back-Salman Khurshid, Zee News, 3 May 2013
  Development without strings attached, The Hindu, 18 April 2013
  North-South cooperation a historic responsibility: India, The Hindu, 16 April 2013
  India aid demand-driven: Mathai, Asian Age, 16 April 2013
  No conditionalities on aids given to emerging nations: India, The Economic Times, 16 April 2013
  Not many global parallels to India’s development aid: Mathai, News Track India, 15 April 2013
  South-South cooperation expanded: Mathai, India Blooms, 15 April 2013
  Financial intelligence agencies sound alert on gold smuggling, underworld gets active, Ram Upendra Das, 27 January 2013, Economic Times
  Deciphering pakistani adventurism, Shyam Saran, Business Standard, 16 January, 2013
  Renewed hope for trade in 2013, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 15 January 2013
  India looks for last-mile gains on services pact with Asean, Ram Upendra Das, 14 January 2013, Business Line
  India may shut routing of gold import via Thailand, Ram Upendra Das, 8 January 2013, Economic Times


  India-ASEAN Economic Cooperation in Energy & Transport Linkages, Ram Upendra Das, Diplomatist-Plus, 2012
  Can EAS be the New Driver of Asian Integration?, S K Mohanty, Diplomatist-Plus, 2012
  India's Bilateral Investment Treaties, Biswajit Dhar, Reji Joseph, T C James, Economic & Political Weekly, 29 December 2012
  India-ASEAN Economic Partnership , Ram Upendra Das, Economic Times, 22 December 2012
  Doha's 'gateway' to nowhere, Shyam Saran, Business Standard, 19 December 2012
  Politics and diplomacy of climate, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 18 December 2012
  Managing India-China trade ties, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 04 December 2012
  The Perils of India's arbitrage economy, Shyam Saran, Business Standard, 21 November 2012
  New term, new economic priorities, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 20 November 2012
  Change & Continuity in China, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 6 November, 2012
  A rising tide of the undernourished, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 23 October, 2012
  Muddling along is no longer an option, Shyam Saran, Business Standard, 17 October, 2012
  Lesson from 1962: India must never lower its guard, Shyam Saran, Times of India, 11 October, 2012
  A bilateral agreement in limbo, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 9 October, 2012
  A mix of competition & engagement ahead , Shyam Saran, Hindustan Times, 7 October, 2012
  Boosting trade with Asean, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 25 September, 2012
  Arab spring turns searing Summer , Shyam Saran, Business Standard, 19 September, 2012
  Local courts and foreign investors, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 11 September, 2012
  India ill-prepared to deal with China, Shyam Saran, Hindu, 30 August, 2012
  Deception integral element of Chinese strategic culture, (Shyam Saran Views)-Shubhajit Roy, Indian Express, 30 August, 2012
  Deception Key part of Chinese Strategy, Shyam Saran, Asian Age, 30 August, 2012
  Russia and the future of WTO , Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 28 August, 2012
  Bharat ki Urja Jarurato ki Purti, Shyam Saran, Hindustan Hindi, 21 August, 2012
  Fostering India's Energy Needs-Forbes the Energy Debate, Shyam Saran, Hindustan Times, 16 August, 2012
  Indias next tryst with destiny, Shyam Saran, Business Standard, 15 August, 2012
  Whither the Asian FTA ?, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 14 August, 2012
  Basis of affordable healthcare for all, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 31 July, 2012
  Kathmandu's conspiracy theorists , Shyam Saran, Indian Express, 20 July, 2012
  Not missing the wood for the gold, Shyam Saran, The Hindu, 19 July, 2012
  The Fragmentation of Europe, Shyam Saran, Business Standard, 18 July, 2012
  China's loss of momentum, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 17 July, 2012
  A menu of best intentions, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 03 July, 2012
  Green economy as platitude, Shyam Saran, Indian Express, 26 June, 2012
  A season of missed opportunities, Shyam Saran, Business Standard, 20 June, 2012
  Exploring a new development ideal , Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 18 June, 2012
  G-20 needs to fight protectionism, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 04 June, 2012
  The missing healthcare market, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 22 May, 2012
  The Asian future of reserves, Shyam Saran, Business Standard, 16 May, 2012
  A Trade-Distressed Economy, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 08 May, 2012
  Protecting investor rights, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 24 April, 2012
  Through the valley of shadows, Shyam Saran, Shilliong Times, 19 April, 2012
  Through the valley of shadows:India must not squander this moment of opportunity in Myanmar, Shyam Saran, Business Standard, 18 April, 2012
  Entry barriers of another kind, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 10 April, 2012
  The CTBT conundrum, Shyam Saran, The Hindu, 06 April, 2012
  BRICS summit: Chinese flavours in an Indian curry, Shyam Saran, Deccan Herald, 02 April, 2012
  The other half of Budget 2012, Ram Upendra Das, The Economic Times, 7 April, 2012
  A trans-Pacific trading bloc, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 26 March, 2012
  An India allying with none, Shyam Saran, Business Standard, 21 March, 2012
  The next step for BRICS, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 12 March, 2012
  The big fight of big pharma firms, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 27 February, 2012
  Changing climates of governance, Shyam Saran, Business Standard, 15 February, 2012
  Earth Summit, twenty years on, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 13 February, 2012
  India's stake in Arctic cold war, Shyam Saran, The Hindu, 1 February, 2012
  China’s long shadow on the world, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 30 January, 2012
  Talking down the tension, Shyam Saran, Business Standard, 18 January, 2012
  Creating an Asian community, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 16 January, 2012
  Tough decisions ahead for India, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 03 January, 2012


  Through a foggy crystal ball, Shyam Saran, Business Standard, 31 December, 2011 
  To Be Or Not To Be-Future Of Nuclear Power In India, Shyam Saran, Force, December, 2011 
  Climate Change-Meeting , Shyam Saran, World Watch Institue, 28 December, 2011
  Durbun Pact Limits Growth, Shyam Saran, Business World, 26 December, 2011
  An Area of Darkness-Indian Economy Running Out of Power, Shyam Saran, Business Standard, 21 December, 2011
  An uncertain climate after Durban, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 20 December, 2011
  A reform meet turned ritual, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 06 December, 2011
  Normalizing cross-border trade, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 22 November, 2011
  Nuclear Operators Liable To Incur Costs--Damage, Shyam Saran, Times of India, 21 November, 2011
  Building Bridges In South Asia, Shyam Saran, Business Standard, 16 November, 2011
  Lectures by Ambassador Shyam Saran, Shyam Saran, Daily News-Sri Lanka, 10 November, 2011
  G-20: more heat than light, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 08 November, 2011
  Mapping The Indo-Pacific, Shyam Saran, Indian Express, 30 October, 2011
  Dodgy numbers, creaking system, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 25 October, 2011
  The myth of Chinese invincibility, Shyam Saran, Business Standard, 19 October, 2011
  An opportunity called Indian Ocean, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 11 October, 2011
  Not by coal and gold alone, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 26 September, 2011
  Coming Global Crisis-Is India Ready, Shyam Saran, Business Standard, 21 September, 2011
  A looming trade war, high in the sky, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 12 September, 2011
  Water Could Spark World War, Shyam Saran, Times of India, 11 September, 2011
  Making a trade-friendly border, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 30 August, 2011
  Where Is The G20, Shyam Saran, Business Standard, 17 August, 2011
  The world after the US downgrade, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 16 August, 2011
  Reinventing India’s FDI strategy, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 2 August, 2011
  US Action On Pak Terror Welcome, Shyam Saran, Asian Age, 31 July, 2011
  India Inc Set To Done-A Responsible Face, Shyam Saran, Economic Times, Connect, 25 July, 2011
  Corporate Respond To Transparency Revolution, Shyam Saran, Economic Times, Connect, 25 July, 2011
  China And Asia Monetary Union, Shyam Saran, Business Standard, 20 July, 2011
  China’s raw material imperialism, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 18 July, 2011
  A deal still on the drawing board, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 5 July, 2011
  Re-Imagining India’s Borders, Shyam Saran, Business Standard, 24 June, 2011
  Worrisome trends in food prices, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 21 June, 2011
  Why The Arctic Ocean Is Important To India, Shyam Saran, Business Standard, 12 June, 2011
  Quiet ascendancy of the yuan, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 6 June, 2011
  The Most Dangerous Argument, Shyam Saran, Indian Express, 27 May, 2011
  An Indian adventure in Africa, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 23 May, 2011
  Us & Abbotabad-Islamabad & India, Shyam Saran, Business Standard, 18 May, 2011
  The push and pull in generic drugs, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 9 May, 2011
  Indo-Pak talks on economic co operation; Small but important steps , Biswajit Dhar, The Economic Times, 02 May, 2011
  Bangkok Sequel To Cancun, Shyam Saran, Business Standard, 20 April, 2011
  Brics: The developing giant, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 11 April, 2011
  Wiki Leaks Material Is Incomplete-Selective & Often Misleading, Shyam Saran, Outlook Magazine, 4 April, 2011
  A pill for generic troubles, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 28 March, 2011
  Crisis on the world’s plate, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 14 March, 2011
  Indias Strategic Interest In Myanmar, Shyam Saran, IPCS-SR9, 8 February, 2011
  Doha merry-go-round on trade, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 31 January, 2011
  Unleasing India's Innovative Impulse, Shyam Saran, Business Standard, 19 January, 2011
  The long way from farm to market, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 17 January, 2011
  The pitfalls of bilateral deals, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 03 January, 2011


  What Cancun didn't achieve, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 21 December, 2010
  The new development aid donors, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 22 November, 2010
  Time For Just , Shyam Saran, Business Standard, 17 November, 2010
  Lost promises could haunt Obama, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 8 November, 2010 
  Safe passage to America, Biswajit Dhar, The Financial Express, 4 November, 2010
  Uses and abuses of capital controls, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 25 October, 2010 
  Some good news on generics, Mint, 12 October, 2010
  Balance Of Allies, Shyam Saran, Indian Express, 29 September, 2010
  Why growth can’t be jobless, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 27 September, 2010
  The outsourcing spectre returns, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 13 September, 2010
  modern fold for ancient knowhow, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 30 August, 2010 
  In Indian policymaking, FTP remains an ‘outlier’, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 27 August, 2010 
  'Sops helpful to exporters in short run, but high costs have to go', Biswajit Dhar, Economic Times, 24 August, 2010 
  From subsidies to imbalances, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 16 August, 2010
  Neighbourhood economics 101, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 19 July, 2010
  Austerity’s deepening shadow, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 6 July, 2010
  The eco-protectionism threat, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 5 July, 2010
  The G-20 has its work cut out, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 8 June, 2010


  Making the Asean FTA work, Biswajit Dhar, Business Standard, 14 November, 2009
  In Indian policymaking, FTP remains an ‘outlier’, Biswajit Dhar, Mint, 27 August, 2009
  Trade strategy beyond tariffs, Biswajit Dhar, Financial Express, 30 June, 2009
  Should India ‘dilute’ its stance at the WTO?, Biswajit Dhar, Economic Times, 23 June, 2009
  Biodiversity issues: Take US in the fold, Sachin Chaturvedi, The Economic Times, 28 May, 2009
  India Inc's quest for global footprints, Nagesh Kumar, The Economic Times, 1 May, 2009
  BICS must persuade the US to sign CBD, Sachin Chaturvedi, The Financial Express, 22 April, 2009
  G-20: Rearranging chairs on the deck while the Titanic is sinking, Ramgopal Agarwala, The Economic Times, 16 April, 2009
  Is world ready for a global currency?, Ramgopal Agarwala, The Economic Times, 3 April, 2009
  Economic agenda for East Asia Summit, Nagesh Kumar, The Economic Times, 3 April, 2009
  BICS should look beyond and take a broader view, Sachin Chaturvedi, The Financial Express, 1 April, 2009
  G-20 and Developing Countries, Sachin Chaturvedi, 31 March, 2009
  Downturn may force India to postpone trade pact with Asean, mint, 19 February, 2009
  More steps in pipeline to support labour-intensive sectors: Pranab, Financial Express, 7 Feb., 2009
  Pranab aims to target labour-intensive sector, The Tribune, 7 February, 2009
  India sees no signs of economic crisis abating, Pioneer, 7 February, 2009
  More stimulus plans coming says Pranab, Times News Network, 7 February 2009
  Labour-intensive sectors to get fillip, says Pranab, The Hindu, 7 February, 2009
  Labour-intensive sectors to get a boost: Pranab, Hindustan Times, 6 February, 2009
  The Economic Times, 2 February, 2009


  FTA prospects appear bleak, 2008.
  “Deeper integration must go beyond Asia’s borders, 2008.
  Surviving the financial turmoil in the U.S., 2008.
  An American perspective on how Indian banks avoided global economic crisis, mint, 22 December, 2008
  Trade within Asia to tackle slowdown, Economic Times, 12 November, 2008
  BIMSTEC expected to perform better given the global crisis, 12 November, 2008
  India calls for cooperation among developing nations, Political Bureau, 13 October, 2008
  Financial crisis top on agenda at IBSA summit, Our Political Bureau, 11 October., 2008
  August exports soar, but oil bill widens deficit, Financial Express, 2 October, 2008
  Unctad's India office faces closure, Financial Express, 2 October, 2008
  Adjustment aid mooted to tackle free trade impact, 29 September, 2008.
  India mulls selective FDI from Pak. 29 September, 2008.
  'US Slowdown to reduce global growth rate’, 4 September, 2008.
  Unctad predicts Inida’s growth at 7.6% in 2008, 4 September, 2008.
  Doha proposals lead to higher, 20 August, 2008.
  SAARC Summit likely to finalise date: Pranab, Tribune News Service, July 24, 2008.
  Indians Find U.S. at Fault in Food Cost, 14 May, 2008.
  India allows duty-free imports from poor African countries, 9 April, 2008.
  Imports from Africa to become cheaper, 8 April, 2008.
  Duty-free market access offer for African countries, Economy Bureau, 8 April, 2008.
  Free trade on Manmohan-Wen talks, January 9, 2008.
  Non-tariff barriers pose hurdles for exporters, 2 January, 2008.
  Watch out, it is emerging as BICS now, 2008.\
  Give- &-take policy must for textile growth, 2008.


  ASEAN summit to set direction for free trade agreement, 2007.
  New Delhi wary as WTO Doha round talks revived, 2007.
  Use secret-voting process in decision-making at WTO: RIS, 2007.
  Cash crunch will ease in a few day, 2007.
  Afghan entry to SARRC will lead to $2-b gain for sub-continent, 2007.
  Raising funds for infrastructure, 2007.
  Infrastructure: Asian region mulls independent financing body, 23 March, 2007.
  "India can Play lead role in evolving new funding body”, 21 March, 2007.
  Chidambaram sees call rates easing soon , 21 March, 2007.
  Case for different tariff treatment for developing nations, 25 February , 2007.
  WTO impasse an opportunity to reflect: report, 24 February, 2007.


  Pan-Asian vision
  Beyond the rhetoric
  South Asia: India’s Neighbours Try to Keep Up
  Dump & Dumber
  strong>China-Pak FTA impact on India minimal, The Financial Express, 11 November, 2006.
  India exploring possibility of inking FTA with Russia, November 10.
  Exports up 7.5% at $7.29 billion, Our Economy Bureau, October 17, 2006
  Good potential for intra-Asian trade', Our Bureau, October 8, 2006
  Lahiri moots Pan-Asian structure for exchange rate co-ordination, Our Bureau, October 6, 2006
  Rane invites FDI from Asian nations, October 5, 2006
  Fiction and fact: an IBSA pact, Financial Express, 13 September, 2006
  Cuba summit likely to rejuvenate NAM, 12 September, 2006
  Havana may breathe vigour into non-alignment, 10 September, 2006
  Increase in export to generate 21m jobs by 2010: Kamal Nath, Financial Express, 7 September, 2006
  Gov'ts Express Dismay at WTO Talks Collapse, 25 July, 2006
  India may offer scope on industry, not farm, at WTO, 17 July, 2006
  For India, no gains, only losses at WTO, 16 July, 2006
  India to take up Pak decision at SAARC Ministerial Council, Business Line, 6 July, 2006
  Pak clams up on Safta obligations, The Economic Times, 4 July, 2006
  Plan for NAM as a trade bloc, Hindustan Times, 1 July, 2006
  SAFTA takes effect from today, Business Line, 30 June, 2006
  Exports emerging as source of job creation
  Centre seeks inputs for Ceca with GCC
  Why Manwani Picked D&E Markets As The Theme
  Safta trade to treble in 5 years
  'India should aim at becoming part of Asian Economic Community'
  Foreign trade for local jobs
  Focus on jobs and gems in Nath's trade policy
  Exports emerge as key job source, 7 April, 2006
  DC Vibes: Noodles To Naan
  Removal of tax sops critical, say experts, Our Economy Bureau, 13 January 2006
  Pricing poses hurdle to Tata's Bangladesh plan
  India, ESCAP demarcate four areas of cooperation
  India to conduct study for ESCAP on strengthening institutions
  FM urged to step up reforms
  Call for expanding intra-Asian trade
  Asia as the next supermarket
  Using exports to create more jobs


  India to help in E Asian economic integration, December 4, 2005
  SAFTA SEALED: Trade amongst 7 members can jump to $14 billion in two years, December 1, 2005
  East Asia Summit a harbinger for Asian integration, Our Bureau, November 18, 2005
  Wooling India, Business Today, October 9, 2005
  Exports generate 1.5m jobs in '04-05:Ministry, September 29, 2005
  Asian economies work well together, September 22, 2005
  Lamy has a difficult task ahead, August 31, 2005
  Gaping holes in trade data, August 24, 2005
  G-20 recipe gains acceptance at WTO, August 11, 2005
  India pops the champagne, July 23, 2005
  Yuan uptick to give Indian exporters edge, July 21, 2005
  RUN UP TO HONG KONG, July 4, 2005
  Storming the Eastern Front, July 4, 2005
  Plainly partial: Draft biotech strategy favours industry; omits biosafety
  China-India Strategic Partnership and East Asian Integration
  The Middle Game
  Cabinet okays economic agreement with Singapore, June 20, 2005
  Merchandise exports may create 20 m jobs, April 18, 2005
  India, China prove their worthiness at WTO, April 7, 2005
  Asean door looks ajar, April, 2005
  A two-way passage, 2005
  Trade with Lanka nosedives to 4.85% in Apr-Sept 2004-05, March 27, 2005
  India pressing hard for Asean membership, March 8, 2005
  Expert panel to identify and develop core projects needed
  Melting times: talks soon on trade pact with Pak, Feb, 2005


  Exports surge despite pressure from rising Re, Dec 28, 2004
  Bigger Steps towards Asian integration Eric Teo Chu Cheow Updated: 2004-12-21 09:06, Dec 21, 2004
  What lessons do our FTAs hold for the future?, Dec 2004
  Auto firms jittery over Thai FTA, Oct 27, 2004
  Emerging South Asian Co-operation
  'India should be proactive, not reactive at WTO'
  Ball Is on The Roll: Regional Trade Blocks Are Here To Stay
  South Asian Development and Coopertion Report 2004 launched
  Kashmir should not hold us hostage: Dixit, Aug 31, 2004
  Asian economies told to focus on human development, Aug 18, 2004
  WTO deal a mirage, say trade experts, Aug 6, 2004
  India, China To Strengthen Textile Ties, Aug 6, 2004
  Is India's stance at the WTO justified?
  Bangladesh hooked on higher growth, May 18, 2004
  Increasing intra-regional flow of investment stressed for dev in S Asia
  Bangladesh attains dynamism in mfg sector
  Pant Pitches For Asian Collective Approach On GM Food, April 7, 2004
  Thrust on better preparation to derive Safta benefits
  Call for consensus on GM crops in Asia , April 7, 2004
  Food safety fears 'used as excuse to ban imports'
  WTO Meet To Take Up G-20's Farm Tariff Formula, June 2004
  Tariff binding not import-sensitive: Study, Wednesday, May, 2004
  Tackling Selective Globalisation The Financial Express, Wednesday, March 10, 2004
  Is Japan finally recovering The Economic Times, February 25, 2004
  Sixth WTO Ministerial Only Next Year The Financial Express, Friday, February 13, 2004
  Towards A Bay of Bengal Community The Financial Express, Wednesday, February 11, 2004
  Single currency suggested for South Asia The Hindu, Wednesday, February 4, 2004
  Expedite SAARC integration: Report Tuesday, January 27, 2004
  Service Sector Tops The List in Luring FDI in South Asia 
  Economic Philosophy of SAFTA
  South Asian Union: The dream comes closer to reality
  Market Access: Govt Urged To Reject US-EU Formula The Financial Express, January 21, 2004
  UNCTAD Summit in June, To Do A Post-mortem On Cancun The Financial Express, Friday, January 16, 2004


  A currency called SAR, it's value Trust Times of India, December 28, 2003
  Pressure Seen on Third World As WTO Meet Begins Today The Financial Express, Monday, December 15, 2003
  Tomorrow, The World Outlook, December 15, 2003
  Election spectre looms over WTO talks Business Standard, Tuesday, November 25, 2003
  African Group Seeks Removal Of Cotton Subsidies at WTO The Financial Express, Tuesday, November 18, 2003
  Exports Zoom 16% In Sept The Financial Express, Sunday, November 2, 2003
  Sixth WTO Ministerial Unlikely Next Year The Financial Express, Friday, October 31, 2003
  No ROO Means No Room For Making FTA With Thailand Work The Financial Express, Friday, October 17, 2003
  India's Free Trade Agreement With Thailand to Boost Trade In Textiles, Other Segments To $3bn The Financial Express, Monday, October 13, 2003
  Post-Cancun: committee On Agriculture To Begin Discussions Next Week The Financial Express, September 29, 2003