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Quad FMs meet on UNGA sidelines, hope to make it annual fixture

Quad FMs meet on UNGA sidelines, hope to make it annual fixture

🕔14:35, 24.Sep 2022

Washington, Sep 24 (IANS) Foreign Ministers of the Quad countries — India, Australia, Japan and the US — met on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly meetings in New York on Friday and said they hoped to make it an

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Nuke-powered US aircraft carrier arrives in S.Korea

Nuke-powered US aircraft carrier arrives in S.Korea

🕔11:25, 23.Sep 2022

Seoul, Sep 23 (IANS) A nuclear-powered US aircraft carrier arrived in South Korea on Friday for its first combined drills after five years, as Washington and Seoul are striving to reinforce deterrence against evolving North Korean military threats. The USS Ronald

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Mexico proposes international peace panel for Ukraine with Modi

Mexico proposes international peace panel for Ukraine with Modi

🕔22:16, 22.Sep 2022

Mexico formally proposed on Thursday the creation of a peace committee with Prime Minister Narendra Modi to find an end to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. United Nations, Sep 22 (IANS) Mexico formally proposed on Thursday the creation of a peace committee

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Fire at British Petroleum refinery in US kills 2 staffers

Fire at British Petroleum refinery in US kills 2 staffers

🕔13:38, 22.Sep 2022

Washington, Sep 22 (IANS) Fire at a British Petroleum (BP) refinery in the US state of Ohio led to the deaths of two staff members, the company said. All other staff of the Husky Toledo Refinery in the city of Oregon,

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UK to deepen ties with fellow democracies like India to build resilience: Truss

UK to deepen ties with fellow democracies like India to build resilience: Truss

🕔10:42, 22.Sep 2022

United Nations, Sep 22 (IANS) Newly-elected British Prime Minister Liz Truss said that to build economic strength and resilience, her country is deepening relations and growing security ties with fellow democracies like India. Making her debut on the world stage on

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Canada confirms 1,379 monkeypox cases

Canada confirms 1,379 monkeypox cases

🕔07:03, 22.Sep 2022

Ottawa, Sep 22 (IANS) Canada has confirmed 1,379 cases of monkeypox, including 38 hospitalisations, the Public Health Agency of Canada said. Of the confirmed cases, 667 are from Ontario, 515 from Quebec, 150 from British Columbia, 39 from Alberta, three from

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Deepening collaboration between Russia and India sustains a multipolar world

Deepening collaboration between Russia and India sustains a multipolar world

🕔19:04, 21.Sep 2022

The ‘special and privileged strategic partnership’ between India and Russia, as referred to by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Eastern Economic Forum, opens up new areas of mutually beneficial cooperation between the two countries. New Delhi, Sep 21 The

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Over 300 French companies urge govt action on energy price crisis

Over 300 French companies urge govt action on energy price crisis

🕔09:27, 21.Sep 2022

Paris, Sep 21 (IANS) Over 300 French companies have alerted the country’s government to the negative effects of the surging energy prices, Minister Delegate for Industry Roland Lescure has said here. Lescure told French broadcaster Sud Radio that the risk of

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Macron quotes Modi to urge cooperation between developed, developing nations

Macron quotes Modi to urge cooperation between developed, developing nations

🕔07:56, 21.Sep 2022

United Nations, Sep 21 (IANS) Quoting Prime Minister Narendra Modi, France’s President Emmanuel Macron has called for healing the North-South rift and building a global coalition to act on problems facing the world. He said on Tuesday at the high-level meeting

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Twitter breaks all records with over 30 mn tweets on passing of Queen Elizabeth II

Twitter breaks all records with over 30 mn tweets on passing of Queen Elizabeth II

🕔07:13, 21.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Twitter on Tuesday said that the platform saw a record number of tweets and conversations after the passing away of Queen Elizabeth II on September 8 at the age of 96. Since the Queen’s passing, there

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India denies reports of stoppage of financial aid to Sri Lanka

India denies reports of stoppage of financial aid to Sri Lanka

🕔18:44, 20.Sep 2022

The Indian High Commission in Colombo on Tuesday denied media reports that New Delhi has decided not to extend any further financial support to Sri Lanka. New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) The Indian High Commission in Colombo on Tuesday denied media

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Embassy of Israel in India launches project Saaras

Embassy of Israel in India launches project Saaras

🕔14:00, 20.Sep 2022

Project Saaras to promote women empowerment, menstrual hygiene & awareness  Ghaziabad, Sep 20 The Embassy of Israel in India, in collaboration with Khushii Foundation, inaugurated a special project “Saaras” that promotes women empowerment, menstrual hygiene and awareness in Arthala, Ghaziabad.

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Iran to soon import Russian gas daily: Ministry

Iran to soon import Russian gas daily: Ministry

🕔13:42, 20.Sep 2022

Tehran, Sep 20 (IANS) The Iranian Oil Ministry said the country will soon purchase 9 million cubic meters of gas per day from Russia through Azerbaijan. The Ministry announced the plan in a report on monday providing details of a $40

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Jaishankar caps day of intense development diplomacy, assuring UNGA head of India’s support

Jaishankar caps day of intense development diplomacy, assuring UNGA head of India’s support

🕔10:47, 20.Sep 2022

External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar has capped a day of intense diplomacy with a meeting with General Assembly President Csaba Korosi discussing global development and the UN’s role while assuring him of India’s support. United Nations, Sep 20 (IANS) External Affairs

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Sitharaman seeks enhanced lending from International Finance Corporation

Sitharaman seeks enhanced lending from International Finance Corporation

🕔20:02, 19.Sep 2022

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday underlined India’s expectations of getting enhanced lending from the International Finance Corporation (IFC) to the tune of $2-2.5 billion in the next one to two years and up to $3-3.5 billion in the next

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SCO Summit: Conflict between need and greed

SCO Summit: Conflict between need and greed

🕔15:15, 19.Sep 2022

The Economist magazine has termed the Shanghai Corporation Organisation (SCO) a ‘Talking Shop’ and perhaps rightly so. Once again vital regional challenges such as cooperation, connectivity and economy that the region faces have been ignored at the 22nd SCO Summit

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Indonesia fast-track visa on arrival service for Indians

Indonesia fast-track visa on arrival service for Indians

🕔13:24, 19.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) VFS Global on Monday announced to enter into an exclusive agreement with TLP, the Immigration Department for Indonesia and Bank Mandiri, to provide online pre-payment of fees, fast-track access and concierge services to international passengers, comprising

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Over 2,000 guests to join Queen Elizabeth’s funeral today

Over 2,000 guests to join Queen Elizabeth’s funeral today

🕔09:39, 19.Sep 2022

London, Sep 19 (IANS) More than 2,000 guests will gather in London’s Westminster Abbey on Monday for the funeral of Queen Elizabeth II, who passed away on September 8 at the age of 96. Before the service commences at 11 a.m.

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Britain’s biggest-ever funeral

Britain’s biggest-ever funeral

🕔15:15, 18.Sep 2022

London, Sep 18 (IANS) President of India Droupadi Murmu will be among 500 foreign dignitaries who will attend the state funeral of Queen Elizabeth II – who ruled for a record 70 years – on Monday September 19. Britain’s broadcaster BBC

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Jaishankar to visit US from Sep 18 to 28 for UNGA, bilateral meets

Jaishankar to visit US from Sep 18 to 28 for UNGA, bilateral meets

🕔20:40, 17.Sep 2022

External Affairs Minister, Dr S. Jaishankar will be visiting the US from September 18 to 28, during which he will be participating in the 77th UN General Assembly session. New Delhi, Sep 17 External Affairs Minister, Dr S. Jaishankar will

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