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PM Modi Meets Australian PM Scott Morrison Ahead Of First In-Person Quad Leaders' Summit

Sep 24, 2021 PTI

During the meeting, PM Narendra Modi and Australian PM Scott Morrison discussed a broad range of issues of bilateral, regional and global importance, Ministry of External Affais said.

India, Japan Can’t Be Part Of AUKUS: US

Sep 23, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The trilateral security alliance—AUKUS among Australia, UK and US is seen as an effort to counter China in the Indo-Pacific.

Biden Holds Bilateral Meets With British And Australian Prime Ministers, Discusses Indo-Pacific, Afghanistan

Ahead of the Quad Leaders' Summit, the US President Joe Biden held meetings with his Australian and British counterparts. Climate change and Covid-19, also the key issues.

North Korea Warns Of Actions Against US-Australia Nuclear Submarine Deal

Sep 20, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

North Korea also referenced the "backstabbing" remarks of US ally, France. Says that there would be corresponding actions if "even the smallest negative affect on our country's safety" is observed.

India, France Decide To 'Deepen' Their Strategic Partnership

Indian Foreign Minister S Jaishankar and his French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian had a meeting on phone in which both the leaders decided to build their ties on ‘political trust’.

18 September, 2021

Anguished Over Sub Marine Deal, France Recalls Envoys From US, Australia

Associated Press (AP)

The relationship conceived in 18th century revolutions appeared at a tipping point after the US, Australia and Britain shunned France in creating a new Indo-Pacific security arrangement.

18 September, 2021

First In Person QUAD Summit Shows US’ Indo-Pacific Pivot In Full Swing: Experts

Outlook Web Desk

US President Joe Biden will host the summit on September 24.

11 September, 2021

India, Australia Turn Down Criticism On QUAD, Say It Reflects ‘Globalisation’

Outlook Web Desk

Both India and Australia rejected criticism of QUAD, saying the organization has a practical agenda.

20 August, 2021

Afghanistan Crisis: 160 Aussies And Afghans Evacuated

Associated Press (AP)

The announcement was made by Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, who said the first flight carrying 94 evacuees touched down in the country's west coast city of Perth.

21 July, 2021

Brisbane Picked By International Olympic Committee To Host 2032 Summer Games


The Games will go back to Australia 32 years after the popular 2000 Sydney Olympics. Melbourne hosted in 1956

03 May, 2021

IPL 2021: How Dare You Treat Like This - Michael Slater Slams Australia PM Scott Morrison For COVID-19 Travel Ban


Australia has shut its borders and not allowing any commercial flights from India because of the massive COVID-19 surge

27 April, 2021

IPL 2021: PM Scott Morrison Tells Australia Cricketers To Make Own Arrangements For Return From India


Australia on Tuesday suspended all direct passenger flights from India with immediate effect until May 15 due to the 'very significant' spike in COVID-19 cases

17 March, 2021

Quad To Lead Indo-Pacific Towards More Positive Vision, Says US Diplomat

Outlook Web Bureau

US President Joe Biden on Friday opened the first Quad Leaders’ Summit held virtually and attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, and Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga.

13 March, 2021

Quad To Hold In-Person Summit Later This Year: White House

Outlook Web Bureau

'The leaders agreed that they would meet in-person before the end of the year,' US National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan said hours after the maiden virtual Quad summit.

13 March, 2021

'It's Great To See You': US President Biden To Modi At First Virtual Quad Summit

Outlook Web Bureau

The virtual summit of the Quad was also attended by Australian PM Scott Morrison and Japanese PM Yoshihide Suga, besides Modi and Biden

13 March, 2021

Quad: Push-Back With A Velvet Touch; It's Come Of Age, Says PM Modi

Seema Guha

China was not mentioned in the Quad meeting, however, all four members of Quad have issues with Beijing.

12 March, 2021

China Reacts To Quad Summit, Says ‘Cooperation Between Countries Should Not Damage Interests Of Third Party’

Outlook Web Bureau

The meeting to be held virtually is expected to last about 90 minutes, during which all the four leaders would also lay out their vision of a free and open Indo-Pacific.

12 March, 2021

First Quad Summit To Focus On Vaccine Supply In Indo-Pacific Region

Outlook Web Bureau

The Quad vaccine initiative will project and reinforce India's credentials as a reliable manufacturer and supplier of the vaccines.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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