BRICS is the acronym coined to associate five important economically emerging countries: Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa. This lobby has great economic influence all over the world and tremendous potential back home.
The member states also reiterated their commitment to upholding international law, including the purposes and principles enshrined in the Charter of the United Nations.
According to the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), the meeting is scheduled to include Russian President Vladimir Putin, Chinese President Xi Jinping, South African President Cyril Ramaphosa and Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro.
The meeting will be attended by Russian President Vladimir Putin, Chinese President Xi Jinping, South African President Cyril Ramaphosa and Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro.
India will host the BRICS summit later this year
The visit would come in the aftermath of the most serious border crisis between the neighbours in decades.
In his speech at the BRICS summit, the Chinese President also urged the global community to uphold multilateralism
ussia has reached an agreement with Indian and Chinese companies, says Putin at BRICS summit
Prime Minister Modi also urged the global community to come together to tackle international terrorism
The BRICS summit is taking place at a time two of the bloc's members, India and China, are locked in a bitter border standoff in eastern Ladakh for over six months
Chinese President Xi Jinping is also expected to take part in the summit.
"Very important' for both the countries to engage more in 'constructive dialogue'.
The BRICS (Brazil-Russia-India-China-South Africa) is known as an influential bloc that represents over 3.6 billion people, or half of the world's population.
Rijiju's announcement came after he attended a meeting of Sports Ministers of the BRICS nations (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) on Tuesday
It belongs to the essence of the present Brazilian and Indian systems that governments will play the main role in integrating any effort or idea.
Both are mature democracies, including vibrant media and vociferous civil societies capable of colourful protests on the streets. Socially, both are multi-ethnic, multi-religious nations, which encompass diverse regions and cultures, writes B.S. Prakash, Former India Ambassador to Brazil.
Both agreed on the importance of maintaining close dialogue on matters relating to trade and investment. The two leaders agreed that the new high level mechanism on trade and economy should meet at an early date, an official statement said.
PM Modi said the grouping of five countries had led to economic development despite the global economic slowdown.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi addresses a press conference at AICC in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist
Dakota DC3 which carried the army to Srinagar air field after Pakistani attackers attacked Kashmir in October 1947, during the re-enactment of incidents that took place in that period, in Srinagar.PTI Photo/S. Irfan
Union Home Minister Amit Shah meets Governor of West Bengal Jagdeep Dhankhar as he is admitted at AIIMS Hospital after testing positive for malaria, in New Delhi.PTI Photo
J & K Lt Governor Manoj Sinha felicitates Rajesh Bhatia, the younger son of Wg Cdr KL Bhatia who was commanding officer of Dakota DC3, during re-enactment of incidents which took place after Pakistani attackers attacked...PTI Photo/S. Irfan
RJD Chief Lalu Prasad and party leader Tejashwi Yadav at a rally ahead of the by-elections in Kusheshwar Asthan assembly constituency, in Darbhanga.PTI Photo
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