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Canadian urban infrastructure and water & wastewater delegation to visit India

Canadian urban infrastructure and water & wastewater delegation to visit India

🕔10:23, 18.Nov 2022

18 November 2022: Representatives from 22 Canadian companies will visit India November 21 – 25 to explore collaboration opportunities with Indian businesses in the urban infrastructure and water & wastewater sectors. The delegation will visit Delhi, Ahmedabad, Vadodara and Mumbai

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Israel launches plan for generating solar electricity in agricultural lands

Israel launches plan for generating solar electricity in agricultural lands

🕔07:34, 17.Nov 2022

Jerusalem, Nov 17 (IANS) Israel has announced a plan to optimise agricultural land use by integrating clean solar electricity generation. The plan, at a cost of 17 million shekels (about $5 million), includes more than 130 pilot programmes, which will be

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Oil prices rise after drone attack on tanker owned by Israeli billionaire

Oil prices rise after drone attack on tanker owned by Israeli billionaire

🕔17:54, 16.Nov 2022

London, Nov 16 (IANS) Oil prices have risen after a tanker owned by an Israeli billionaire was hit by a drone carrying a bomb off the coast of Oman, media reports said on Wednesday. The attack on Pacific Zircon, which is

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UN launches challenge for cities to harness power of nature for cooling

UN launches challenge for cities to harness power of nature for cooling

🕔17:52, 16.Nov 2022

Sharm El-Sheikh, Nov 16 (IANS) The UN Environment Programme (UNEP) announced a new initiative on Wednesday at the 27th United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 27), the Nature for Cool Cities Challenge, which incentivises cities to use the cooling power of

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Modi, German Chancellor Scholz discuss trade, defence ties in Bali

Modi, German Chancellor Scholz discuss trade, defence ties in Bali

🕔16:44, 16.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz on Wednesday agreed to deepen trade and investment ties and further increase cooperation in the areas of defence and security, migration and mobility and infrastructure. Both the

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NASA’s Artemis 1 mission finally on way to the Moon

NASA’s Artemis 1 mission finally on way to the Moon

🕔16:39, 16.Nov 2022

Washington, Nov 16 (IANS) The US space agency on Wednesday finally sent its next-generation rocket into space as part of its ambitious, uncrewed Artemis I Moon mission which faced two failed attempts amid years of delays and billions of dollars spent.

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Time to invest in Indian, South Asian languages: UK MP

Time to invest in Indian, South Asian languages: UK MP

🕔16:37, 16.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Asserting that there has been a steep decline in British students learning South Asian languages, UK MP Gareth Thomas has said that it’s time to invest in languages like Gujarati, Hindi and Tamil, to bolster bilateral

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New scheme to grant 3,000 UK visas to Indians annually

New scheme to grant 3,000 UK visas to Indians annually

🕔11:52, 16.Nov 2022

London, Nov 16 (IANS) In a new scheme introduced by British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak to fortify bilateral and economic ties, 3,000 Indians will be granted visas annually to come to the UK. Under the new UK-India Young Professionals Scheme, the

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COP27: UN Technology Mechanism for climate solutions in developing nations

COP27: UN Technology Mechanism for climate solutions in developing nations

🕔11:39, 16.Nov 2022

Sharm El-Sheikh, Nov 16 (IANS) Senior officials from several governments, the UN Environment Program (UNEP) and the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) launched a new five-year work programme at the COP27 to promote climate technology solutions in developing countries.

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Onus of creating new world order on us, PM tells world leaders at G20 summit

Onus of creating new world order on us, PM tells world leaders at G20 summit

🕔09:58, 15.Nov 2022

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday underlined the need to ensure collective peace, harmony and security in the world. New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday underlined the need to ensure collective peace, harmony and security in

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New Zealand to upgrade trade deal with ASEAN, Australia

New Zealand to upgrade trade deal with ASEAN, Australia

🕔14:42, 14.Nov 2022

Phnom Penh, Nov 14 (IANS) New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Monday wrapped up the annual meeting of the East Asia Summit (EAS) and the Second ASEAN Global Dialogue on Post-Covid-19 Comprehensive Recovery, upgrading a trade deal with ASEAN and

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Vietnam, Germany agree to foster comprehensive cooperation

Vietnam, Germany agree to foster comprehensive cooperation

🕔11:32, 14.Nov 2022

Hanoi, Nov 14 (IANS) Vietnamese Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has met with visiting German Chancellor Olaf Scholz here, with both sides agreeing on major directions to promote comprehensive cooperation between the two countries. The two leaders on Sunday agreed to

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G20 summit: Modi to participate in sessions on food & energy security, health

G20 summit: Modi to participate in sessions on food & energy security, health

🕔22:31, 13.Nov 2022

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will take part in sessions related to food and energy security, health as well as digital transformation in the G20 summit at Bali in Indonesia, Foreign Secretary Vinay Kwatra said on Sunday. New Delhi, Nov 13

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Turkey works on ‘peace corridor’ between Ukraine, Russia : Erdogan

Turkey works on ‘peace corridor’ between Ukraine, Russia : Erdogan

🕔12:24, 13.Nov 2022

Turkey is trying to open a peace dialogue between Russia and Ukraine although the West, particularly the US, provokes Moscow, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said. Ankara, Nov 13 (IANS) Turkey is trying to open a peace dialogue between Russia and

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Prospects of Saudi, India cooperation in emerging areas

Prospects of Saudi, India cooperation in emerging areas

🕔12:17, 13.Nov 2022

Saudi Arabia under its vision 2030 is seeking greater international cooperation for development; India is one of the natural choices for it for both a long historical and cultural linkage as well as India’s emergence as an “engine of economic

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COP27 focuses on how world will feed eight billion people

COP27 focuses on how world will feed eight billion people

🕔11:21, 13.Nov 2022

Sharm El-Sheikh (Egypt), Nov 13 (IANS) The Adaptation and Agriculture thematic day at COP27 focused on how the world will feed eight billion people. Throughout the day, a series of sessions and initiatives shed light on pathways forward on adaptation and

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US President Joe Biden” claims his economic plan works is working

US President Joe Biden” claims his economic plan works is working

🕔10:50, 13.Nov 2022

Inflation for October comes down and leading economists say markets are soaring and year round rally expected  By TN Ashok Washington, Nov 13: US President Joe Biden’s claims of an economic recovery following his inflation reduction plan seems to be

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Sweden may struggle to reach climate goals by 2030 : Minister

Sweden may struggle to reach climate goals by 2030 : Minister

🕔19:31, 12.Nov 2022

Sweden may struggle to reach its climate goals by 2030, the country’s Minister for Finance Elisabeth Svantesson said. Stockholm, Nov 12 (IANS) Sweden may struggle to reach its climate goals by 2030, the country’s Minister for Finance Elisabeth Svantesson said. “It

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India-born Venki Ramakrishnan awarded British Order of Merit

India-born Venki Ramakrishnan awarded British Order of Merit

🕔19:18, 12.Nov 2022

Venki Ramakrishnan, Indian-born British and American structural biologist and Nobel laureate, has been appointed by King Charles III to the Order of Merit. London, Nov 12 (IANS) Venki Ramakrishnan, Indian-born British and American structural biologist and Nobel laureate, has been appointed

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As Yellen seeks closer US-India economic ties, India dropped from currency monitoring list

As Yellen seeks closer US-India economic ties, India dropped from currency monitoring list

🕔14:36, 12.Nov 2022

The US has removed India from its currency manipulation monitoring list and made the announcement while Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen was in New Delhi to boost economic relations between the two countries. New York, Nov 12 (IANS) The US has removed

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