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Morocco shared critical intelligence on bombers with Sri Lanka, India

Morocco shared sensitive and critical intelligence information with Sri Lanka that helped Colombo identify the nine bombers and their handlers with connections to the Islamic State, according to informed sources. 

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Navy Chief visiting Bangladesh

Navy chief, Admiral Sunil Lanba is on a "goodwill visit" to Bangladesh from June 24 to 29 to consolidate bilateral defence relations and to explore new avenues for naval cooperation, an official statement said on Sunday.

Visit to China instrumental in wide-ranging cooperation: Nepali PM

Nepali Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli on Sunday said that his recent visit to China was instrumental in enhancing bilateral cooperation between the two countries in wide-ranging areas including cross-border railroad connectivity.

India-Afghanistan cricket match reflected sportsman spirit: Modi

The Indian cricket team's gesture of posing with the Afghanistan team after winning a test match in Bengaluru earlier this month reflects the spirit of sportsmanship, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday.

India, Mongolia to cooperate in air connectivity, trade

India and Mongolia have agreed to step up cooperation in areas like air connectivity, trade and economic cooperation, energy security, mining and traditional medicine as part of sustained high-level bilateral exchanges, an official statement said on Sunday.

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