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Denmark becomes 1st country to ratify International Solar Alliance Framework Agreement

Denmark becomes 1st country to ratify International Solar Alliance Framework Agreement

🕔20:40, 23.Jun 2021

Kingdom of Denmark becomes 1st country to ratify International Solar Alliance Framework Agreement (ISA FA) after amendments to it entered into force on 8 January this year, opening its Membership to all Member States of the United Nations. pic.twitter.com/6LBT1pNMdf —

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Danish central bank expects economy to grow by 3.3%

Danish central bank expects economy to grow by 3.3%

🕔20:12, 23.Jun 2021

Copenhagen, June 23 Denmark’s reopening schedule is having the effect of returning economic activity “close to pre-pandemic levels” and “a mild boom” should be expected in coming years, the Danmarks Nationalbank said on Wednesday. According to the central bank statement, the

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India, G4 allies force amendment to UNGA decision on Security Council reforms

India, G4 allies force amendment to UNGA decision on Security Council reforms

🕔10:45, 23.Jun 2021

United Nations, June 23  India and its G4 allies have forced General Assembly President Volkan Bozkir to accept an amendment to the decision on rolling Security Council reform negotiations to the next Assembly session during a meeting at which he

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India to hold 2-day BRICS meet on Green Hydrogen initiatives

India to hold 2-day BRICS meet on Green Hydrogen initiatives

🕔04:15, 21.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 21  India is set to host a two-day summit on Green Hydrogen initiatives starting June 22 involving the BRICS nations. The event offers a platform to share their respective Green Hydrogen initiatives and views on how to

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PM Modi congratulates Ebrahim Raisi on his election as President of the Islamic Republic of Iran

PM Modi congratulates Ebrahim Raisi on his election as President of the Islamic Republic of Iran

🕔14:39, 20.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 20 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday congratulated Ebrahim Raisi, the incumbent Chief Justice of Iran, for winning the country’s presidential election, saying India looked forwards to work with him to strengthen ties between the two countries.

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Saudi Aramco announces completion of share sale worth $12.4bn

Saudi Aramco announces completion of share sale worth $12.4bn

🕔11:07, 20.Jun 2021

Riyadh, June 20 Saudi Aramco has announced the completion of a $12.4 billion sale in its natural gas pipeline to an international investor consortium. The consortium consists of a broad cross-section of investors from North America, Asia and the Middle East,

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IMF proposes setting up of an int’l carbon price floor

IMF proposes setting up of an int’l carbon price floor

🕔13:31, 19.Jun 2021

Washington, June 19  The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has proposed to set up an international carbon price floor to help limit global warming and achieve the transition toward low carbon growth over this decade. “Gradually increasing price on carbon encourages

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Delta likely to become dominant strain in US: CDC

Delta likely to become dominant strain in US: CDC

🕔13:10, 19.Jun 2021

Washington, June 19  The Delta coronavirus variant is expected to become the dominant strain in America, Director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Rochelle Walensky said. The Delta variant, also known as B.1.617.2, is more transmissible

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Guterres appointed to second term as UN Secy General promising ‘breakthrough’

Guterres appointed to second term as UN Secy General promising ‘breakthrough’

🕔07:41, 19.Jun 2021

United Nations, June 19  The UN General Assembly on Friday appointed Antonio Guterres, to a second term as the Secretary General to lead the world body through the crisis of the Covid-19 pandemic and the fight against global warming, which

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Man who bought takeway restaurant in Milton Keynes wins Indian Restaurant of the Year title: Report

Man who bought takeway restaurant in Milton Keynes wins Indian Restaurant of the Year title: Report

🕔14:50, 18.Jun 2021

London, June 18  A man who launched his career in a back street of Milton Keynes has scooped the prestigious Indian Restaurant of the Year title and topped TripAdvisors customer ratings chart, Milton Keynes UK reported. Giash Mohammed started out

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Ireland & Denmark extend support to Nepal to fight COVID surge

Ireland & Denmark extend support to Nepal to fight COVID surge

🕔11:44, 18.Jun 2021

Ireland & Denmark extend support to Nepal to fight COVID surge – Khabarhub https://t.co/kbogVtwkqO @DanishMFA @EUinNepal @DenmarkinIndia — daikanyama (@svane_freddy) June 18, 2021

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Iraq signs deal to drill 96 oil wells

Iraq signs deal to drill 96 oil wells

🕔11:03, 18.Jun 2021

Baghdad, June 18  Iraq has signed a contract to drill 96 oil wells in the West Qurna-1 oil field located in the southern province of Basra to raise the production, according to a statement by the Ministry of Oil. The

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Zambia’s first president Kaunda dies at 97

Zambia’s first president Kaunda dies at 97

🕔10:51, 18.Jun 2021

Lusaka, June 18  Zambia’s first President Kenneth Kaunda has died at the age of 97, according to the Zambian government. Secretary to the Cabinet Simon Miti said on Thursday that Kaunda died at 2:30 p.m. local time at Main Soko

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Big Tech critic Lina Khan begins stint as Biden’s FTC chief

Big Tech critic Lina Khan begins stint as Biden’s FTC chief

🕔20:35, 17.Jun 2021

New York, June 17 (IANS) Legal scholar and antitrust crusader Lina Khan has begun her term as the Joe Biden administrations top federal regulator overseeing industry competition, consumer protection and digital privacy at a time when Big Tech is coming under

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Lebanon issues new measures for travellers

Lebanon issues new measures for travellers

🕔11:29, 17.Jun 2021

Beirut, June 17  Lebanon’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs will sign Memorandums of Understanding with different countries aimed at forcing the use of Covid-19 vaccination cards for travellers. The country’s Covid committee also said on Wednesday that the Public Works Ministry

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CEO Satya Nadella steps in as Microsoft Chairman too

CEO Satya Nadella steps in as Microsoft Chairman too

🕔11:18, 17.Jun 2021

San Francisco, June 17  Microsoft has elected CEO Satya Nadella as Chairman of the tech giant, a first in two decades when Microsoft’s chairman will also be its CEO. Bill Gates was the only other Chairman and CEO of Microsoft

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World Bank approves 800 mln USD loan for Indonesia’s investment reforms

World Bank approves 800 mln USD loan for Indonesia’s investment reforms

🕔08:21, 17.Jun 2021

Jakarta, June 17  The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors has approved funding of 800 million US dollars to support Indonesia’s reforms on investment and trade as well as efforts to help accelerate the country’s economic recovery and transformation. The

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US CDC reclassifies Delta Covid-19 strain ‘variant of concern’

US CDC reclassifies Delta Covid-19 strain ‘variant of concern’

🕔05:33, 17.Jun 2021

Washington, June 17  The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has reclassified the Delta strain of Covid-19 as a variant of concern, based on “mounting evidence” of it being more transmissible, the media reported. The CDC’s classifications define three

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New Kazakh Envoy Nurlan Zhalgasbayev present his credentials to Chief of Protocol, MEA

New Kazakh Envoy Nurlan Zhalgasbayev present his credentials to Chief of Protocol, MEA

🕔21:02, 16.Jun 2021

New Delhi June 15  Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of #Kazakhstan to the Republic of India Nurlan Zhalgasbayev presented copies of his credentials to Mr. Nagesh Singh, Chief of Protocol of the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of

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Covid put conventional methods to test, innovation came to rescue : PM Modi at VIVATECH

Covid put conventional methods to test, innovation came to rescue : PM Modi at VIVATECH

🕔18:42, 16.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 16 Inviting investors to the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that innovation came to the rescue during Covid as he highlighted India’s major benefits for both investors and innovators. Delivering his keynote address at

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