India has signed a multi-billion-euro deal to buy French Rafale combat jets. One of the biggest arms deals in the world, it’s part of an overhaul of India’s military intended to keep pace with what it sees as threats in China and Pakistan.
German President Steinmeier's upcoming India visit is expected to boost economic cooperation between the two countries. Post Brexit, India's reliance on France and Germany has been increasing. Murali Krishnan reports.
On his first official visit to India, President Macron said he wants France to be India's foremost partner in Europe. Trade, security and climate change were high on the agenda during talks between Macron and India's PM.
Climate change, maritime security and nuclear cooperation will be key topics during French President Emmanuel Macron's maiden visit to New Delhi. Murali Krishnan reports.
The French president has pledged hundreds of millions for solar projects in developing countries at the International Solar Alliance summit in New Delhi. He also took a jibe at Trump for leaving the Paris Agreement.
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