March 7, 2022, 4:21 p.m.
The meeting of the Russian-Ukrainian delegation could start in less than 2 hours. The Russian delegation is currently waiting in Brest, Belarus: Russian media RT
March 7, 2022, 4:03 p.m.
Tomorrow, the European Commission will present proposals on how to quickly get rid of our dependence on Russian fossil fuels. This means diversifying suppliers, switching to LNG and pipeline, reinvigorating the EU by investing in renewable energy and improving energy efficiency: President of the European Commission (ANI)
March 7, 2022, 4:02 p.m.
“During the night, Russia hit Mykolaiv, residential areas, using artillery rockets. They hit Kharkiv, neighborhoods, they also hit other cities. From a military point of view, it is simply terror”, reports The Kyiv Independent quoting the Ukrainian president
March 7, 2022, 3:14 PM
The Prime Minister urged President Putin to hold direct talks with Ukrainian President Zelensky in addition to ongoing negotiations between their teams. Prime Minister Modi appreciated announcement of ceasefire and establishment of humanitarian corridors in parts of Ukraine, including Sumy: GoI Sources (ANI)
March 7, 2022, 3:13 p.m.
Prime Minister Modi spoke on the phone with Russian President Putin. The phone call lasted about 50 minutes. They discussed the development of the situation in Ukraine. President Putin briefed Prime Minister Modi on the status of negotiations between the Ukrainian and Russian teams: GoI Sources (ANI)
March 7, 2022, 2:34 PM
“I urge the GoI to evacuate the students stuck in Sumy at the earliest… We were fighting for food in Kharkiv. We stayed in bunkers from February 24 to March 2, we left on March 2. Embarkation on the train was difficult because they didn’t give preference to Indians,” an Indian student, Priya, told ANI after returning from Ukraine.
March 7, 2022, 2:26 p.m.
The International Court of Justice opens two days of hearings at its seat, the Peace Palace, on Ukraine’s request that its judges order Russia to end its invasion.
Ukraine must present its case on Monday morning and Russia can respond on Tuesday
March 7, 2022, 2:25 p.m.
Pro-Russian separatists carried out an offensive in the southern Ukrainian port city of Mariupol, and the fighting took place mainly in the western part of the city, the Russian Defense Ministry said on Monday.
The ministry said Russian troops would suspend fire to open a humanitarian corridor out of the beleaguered city of 400,000 on Monday.
March 7, 2022, 12:43 PM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a phone conversation with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Monday amid the ongoing conflict with Russia and asked for his government’s continued support for the evacuation of Indian nationals from Sumy.
The Prime Minister also appreciated the continuation of direct dialogue between Ukraine and Russia, Indian government sources said.
March 7, 2022, 12:21
We remain gravely concerned about the safety of Indian students and citizens trapped in war zones.
Congress calls for an immediate end to all hostilities and the creation of geographically defined humanitarian corridors for safe evacuation that are respected by both sides, Congress said on the Ukraine crisis.
March 7, 2022, 12:07
Latest group of Indian students from Budapest arrive in India
Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri, who was sent to evacuate students stranded in Ukraine via Budapest, arrived in Delhi on Monday with the last group of students.
Operation Ganga: Hardeep Singh Puri reaches Delhi with the last group of students from Budapest
— ANI Digital (@ani_digital) March 7, 2022
March 7, 2022, 11:53
A total of 2,61,445 Ukrainians have fled to Romania since the Russian invasion on February 24, including 33,969 on Sunday, Border Police data revealed on Monday.
They entered Romania through its four land border checkpoints with Ukraine, but also through its checkpoints with Moldova, according to the data. Among them, 182,312 have already left Romania.
March 7, 2022, 11:52
Another group of 185 Indians, mostly students stranded in war-ravaged Ukraine, arrived on an Air India Express flight from Budapest at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport (CSMIA) in Mumbai early on Monday, officials said.
March 7, 2022, 11:13 a.m.
The Russian military declares a ceasefire in Ukraine from 07:00 GMT to open humanitarian corridors at the request of French President Emmanuel Macron, Sputnik reported.
March 7, 2022, 10:07
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will speak on the phone with Russian President Vladimir Putin today regarding the ongoing crisis in Ukraine, ANI reported citing GoI sources.
7 March 2022, 11:01
Russia announces ceasefire
Russia has announced a ceasefire for many regions, including Sumy, where more than 500 Indian students are believed to be stranded.
March 7, 2022, 10:06
South Korea will join the United States and others in suspending transactions with Russia’s central bank as part of additional sanctions against Russia, the country’s foreign ministry said Monday, CNN reported.
March 7, 2022, 08:44
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will speak on the phone with Ukrainian President Zelenskyy on Monday, ANI reported citing GoI sources.
March 7, 2022, 08:42
Japan’s Foreign Ministry is advising its citizens to avoid all travel to Russia amid restrictions imposed on the country following events in Ukraine.
The Foreign Ministry has raised the risk level for Russia (to “Level 3”), urging Japanese nationals to refrain from visiting the country for any purpose.
The highest “level 4” warning has been put in place for Russian regions bordering Ukraine, with the Japanese government urging its citizens to leave those areas.
March 7, 2022, 07:45
Russian forces are restricting access to external communications, blocking access to mobile networks and the Internet at the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant, the International Atomic Energy Agency said on March 6, according to The Kyiv Independent.
March 7, 2022, 07:36
The United States and its European allies are considering banning Russian oil imports, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Sunday, and the White House has been coordinating with key congressional committees to move forward. with their own ban.
March 7, 2022, 07:26
Mariupol for a second straight day on Sunday as Russian President Vladimir Putin pledged to continue his invasion unless Kyiv surrenders.
In a phone call with Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan, Putin said he was ready for dialogue to end the fighting, but any attempt to extend the talks would fail, according to the Kremlin.
The suspension of what Moscow describes as a special operation “is only possible if Kiev halts military operations and carries out well-known Russian demands,” the Kremlin said in a reading of the Putin-Erdogan appeal.
March 7, 2022, 07:24
“Harjot Singh, an Indian national who was shot and injured in Kyiv and lost his passport, will return to India with us tomorrow,” tweeted Union Minister General (Retired) VK Singh.
March 7, 2022, 06:41
Events in Ukraine will result in a new quality of relations between Moscow and the United States, Europe, as well as NATO, the director of the Third European Department of the Russian Foreign Ministry, Oleg Tyapkin, told Sputnik.
“We assume that as a result of current events, our country will have a new quality of relations both with European countries and the EU as a whole, as well as with the United States and the Alliance of North Atlantic guided by them,” Tyapkin said. noted.
March 7, 2022, 06:40
A special flight carrying 160 Indian students evacuated from Ukraine reaches Delhi, ANI reports.
March 7, 2022, 06:40
More than 4,300 detained during anti-war protests in Russia, reports Reuters.
March 7, 2022, 06:38
“Russia has announced that it will bomb our defense industry companies tomorrow. Most of them are located in our cities, with civilians around. This is murder. I did not see any leaders react to it today, no western politician.” reports The Kyiv Independent.
March 7, 2022, 06:36
Vadym Denysenko, adviser to Ukraine’s interior minister, said: “The Russian occupiers have gathered enough troops near Kyiv and will try to seize the capital in the coming days,” reports The Kyiv Independent.
March 7, 2022, 06:33
Netflix has joined Western companies in suspending services in Russia, a company spokesperson said on March 6, The Kyiv Independent reported.
Video creation platform Tiktok has also suspended live streaming in Russia, ANI reported.
American Express also announced the suspension of services in Russia and Belarus in the midst of the war.