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New Brexit deal widely welcomed by Irish side

New Brexit deal widely welcomed by Irish side

🕔07:18, 18.Oct 2019

Dublin, Oct 18  The new Brexit deal that has been reached between the European Union (EU) and the British government is widely welcomed by the Irish side, reported local media. Ireland’s national radio and TV broadcaster RTE on Thursday quoted

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Italy offers to host UN food systems summit in 2021

Italy offers to host UN food systems summit in 2021

🕔07:40, 17.Oct 2019

Rome, Oct 17  Italy wants to host a planned United Nations summit on food systems in 2021, Premier Giuseppe Conte said on Wednesday in a keynote speech at the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation’s headquarters here. “I am extremely proud

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Elizabeth Warren emerges as front runner to take on Trump

Elizabeth Warren emerges as front runner to take on Trump

🕔07:46, 16.Oct 2019

Boston, Oct 16  On the eve of the Democratic Presidential candidature debate in Ohio Tuesday night which is the largest in the American history, a baker’s dozen will stand and try and grab pole position. The polls show Elizabeth Warren

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India retains world’s fastest-growing rank, tying with China: IMF

India retains world’s fastest-growing rank, tying with China: IMF

🕔19:34, 15.Oct 2019

New York, Oct 15  In the gloomy global economic picture painted by the International Monetary Fund (IMF), India retains its rank as the world’s fastest-growing major economy, tying with China, with a projected growth rate of 6.1 per cent for

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President of Uzbekistan to attend the summit of the Cooperation Council of Turkic Speaking States

President of Uzbekistan to attend the summit of the Cooperation Council of Turkic Speaking States

🕔11:07, 15.Oct 2019

On October 14-15, 2019, the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev will attend the seventh summit of the Cooperation Council of Turkic Speaking States (Turkic Council), in Baku. Heads of the delegations of Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkey, Uzbekistan,

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Indian-origin Abhijit Banerjee wins Nobel Prize in Economics for study on poverty

Indian-origin Abhijit Banerjee wins Nobel Prize in Economics for study on poverty

🕔16:20, 14.Oct 2019

Stockholm, Oct 14 The 2019 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences has been awarded to Indian-origin MIT professor Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer “for their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty”, it was announced on Monday. Banerjee was born

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26 killed as typhoon Hagibis hits Japan

26 killed as typhoon Hagibis hits Japan

🕔06:47, 14.Oct 2019

Tokyo, Oct 14  Japan has launched a huge operation to provide humanitarian assistance and assess the damage wrought by typhoon Hagibis after its hurricane-force winds and torrential rain killed at least 26 people and sparked major flooding. At least 26

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Putin to visit UAE on Oct 15

Putin to visit UAE on Oct 15

🕔11:00, 11.Oct 2019

Abu Dhabi, Oct 11  Russian President Vladimir Putin will pay a state visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on October 15, it was announced here. During the visit, the Russian President will hold talks with Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed

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Detailed programme of President Jinping’s India visit

Detailed programme of President Jinping’s India visit

🕔17:22, 10.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 10  Chinese President Xi Jinping will spend nearly 24 hours in India during his second informal bilateral with Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Mahabalipuram in Tamil Nadu. According to the itinerary, Xi will arrive at the Chennai

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Manchester’s Mayoral visit to India

Manchester’s Mayoral visit to India

🕔13:23, 10.Oct 2019

MAYOR OF GREATER MANCHESTER (UK) VISITS INDIA PROMOTING £400M ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY WITH NORTH OF ENGLAND Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, is leading a 30-strong delegation visit to India this week (6-11 October) to celebrate and strengthen bilateral ties in

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Saudi Arabia assures world oil needs will be met

Saudi Arabia assures world oil needs will be met

🕔06:42, 9.Oct 2019

Riyadh, Oct 9 The Council of Ministers on Tuesday reemphasized the Kingdoms readiness to meet the world oil needs as the most reliable, safe and independent oil exporter of the world. Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman chaired the

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US-China trade war taking its toll: IMF

US-China trade war taking its toll: IMF

🕔06:40, 9.Oct 2019

Washington, Oct 9  The new managing director of the International Monetary Fund, Kristalina Georgieva, on Tuesday said that the trade war between the United States and China is taking its toll on the world’s economic activity in general, and on

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US begins troop withdrawal from Turkey’s border in Syria

US begins troop withdrawal from Turkey’s border in Syria

🕔07:08, 8.Oct 2019

Damascus, Oct 8  The US on Monday pulled out forces from observation points in northeastern Syria along the borderline with Turkey amid threats by Ankara to launch a military campaign against the US-backed Kurdish forces, a war monitor reported. The

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RuPay Card, BHIM app in Singapore has eased biz deals: Modi

RuPay Card, BHIM app in Singapore has eased biz deals: Modi

🕔07:22, 5.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 5  Singapore’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance Heng Swee Keat called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday during which the PM said that the launch of RuPay Card and BHIM app in Singapore has

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UK minister Tariq Ahmad in India to boost ties

UK minister Tariq Ahmad in India to boost ties

🕔07:20, 5.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 5  UK’s Minister of State for the Commonwealth, UN and South Asia, Lord Tariq Ahmad of Wimbledon, is currently in India to further strengthen UK-India relations. Ahmad is also Prime Minister’s Special Representative on Preventing Sexual Violence

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Dubai peace walk for Gandhi’s 150th birth anniversary

Dubai peace walk for Gandhi’s 150th birth anniversary

🕔11:58, 30.Sep 2019

Dubai, Sep 30  Residents from all walks of life will participate in a 4 km peace walk to mark Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th birth anniversary on Wednesday in Dubai. The Consulate General of India will roll out a slew of events

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First UAE astronaut enters ISS

First UAE astronaut enters ISS

🕔12:15, 26.Sep 2019

Dubai, Sep 26  Hazzaa AlMansoori has become the first astronaut from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to enter the International Space Station (ISS) after the Soyuz spacecraft carrying him and two others successfully docked at the ISS. AlMansoori, 35, headed

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US, Japan sign limited trade deal

US, Japan sign limited trade deal

🕔12:12, 26.Sep 2019

New York, Sep 26  US President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe have signed a limited trade agreement, allowing Tokyo to bypass tariffs on Japanese made cars for the moment. During a bilateral meet on the sidelines of

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Pakistan earthquake toll increases to 37

Pakistan earthquake toll increases to 37

🕔12:10, 26.Sep 2019

Islamabad, Sep 26 The death toll from the 5.8-magnitude earthquake that jolted Pakistan has increased to 37, with nearly 500 people injured, authorities said. Tuesday’s quake was so strong that it could be felt even in the northern parts of

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Strong earthquake jolts Pakistan

Strong earthquake jolts Pakistan

🕔17:27, 24.Sep 2019

Islamabad, Sep 24  A strong earthquake measuring 5.7 on the Richter scale jolted Pakistan on Tuesday, with tremors even felt in the northern parts of India. The tremors that lasted for 8-10 seconds but were felt strongly across the country,

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