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India-Africa Defence Dialogue held on sidelines of DefExpo 2022

India-Africa Defence Dialogue held on sidelines of DefExpo 2022

🕔07:30, 19.Oct 2022

Gandhinagar, Oct 19 (IANS) The India-Africa Defence Dialogue (IADD) was held on Tuesday on the sidelines of DefExpo 2022 here, and successfully brought out various aspects of its theme “Adopting Strategy for Synergising and Strengthening Defence and Security Cooperation”. Delivering the

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India extended concessional loans of over $12.3 bn to Africa: Jaishankar

India extended concessional loans of over $12.3 bn to Africa: Jaishankar

🕔08:55, 20.Jul 2022

New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) Being a trusted partner in the journey of socio-economic development, India has extended concessional loans of over $12.3 billion to Africa, External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar said on Tuesday. The country has also granted $700 million

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Vice President interacts with Indian community in Gabon on his three-nation tour

Vice President interacts with Indian community in Gabon on his three-nation tour

🕔20:43, 1.Jun 2022

We attach utmost priority to India-Africa partnership, says Vice President India’s cooperation with Africa will center around health, digital and green growth: Vice President to business community in Gabon ‘India and Gabon should broad base economic partnership, harness complementarities’ ‘Success

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New Omicron BA.4 & BA.5 sub-variants detected in Africa, Europe

New Omicron BA.4 & BA.5 sub-variants detected in Africa, Europe

🕔07:03, 13.Apr 2022

South African scientists have detected two new sub-variants of the highly contagious Omicron variant – BA.4 and BA.5. New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) South African scientists have detected two new sub-variants of the highly contagious Omicron variant – BA.4 and BA.5.

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In India, nationalism is perceived as a positive force: Jaishankar

In India, nationalism is perceived as a positive force: Jaishankar

🕔11:38, 20.Mar 2021

Panaji, March 20  Nationalism for countries in Asia, Africa and Latin America is a positive term which refers to rebuilding of societies pillaged by imperialism, India’s External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar said on Friday. Speaking at a virtual discussion related

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1st Covid-19 vaccination begins in Africa: WHO

1st Covid-19 vaccination begins in Africa: WHO

🕔07:29, 2.Mar 2021

Geneva, March 2  The first Covid-19 vaccination campaigns in Africa using doses provided by COVAX, a global initiative for equitable access to Covid-19 vaccines, began in Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire, the World Health Organization (WHO) said. The campaigns follow vaccine

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NTPC looking for opportunities in East Asia, Middle East, Africa

NTPC looking for opportunities in East Asia, Middle East, Africa

🕔07:52, 18.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 18  State-run power-generation company NTPC has said that it is “actively” looking at business opportunities in East Asia, Middle East and Africa. The company in its investor presentation said that among its international operations, construction activity of

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Early help for Horn of Africa herders key to cutting drought impact: UN

Early help for Horn of Africa herders key to cutting drought impact: UN

🕔09:29, 27.Jul 2018

Rome, July 27  Rapid help to herders om Horn of Africa countries – where the weather has become ever-more unpredictable – can reduce the impact of drought and avert humanitarian emergencies, a UN Food and Agriculture Organisation report said on

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After India, Microsoft takes ‘Project Sangam’ to Middle East, Africa

After India, Microsoft takes ‘Project Sangam’ to Middle East, Africa

🕔19:25, 9.Apr 2018

New Delhi, April 9  In a bid to bridge the widening skill gap, Microsoft on Monday announced expansion of the capabilities of its Cloud-powered “Project Sangam” to the Middle East and Africa. Launched in India by Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella

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‘India, Japan, Africa cooperation reflects our outreach philosophy’

‘India, Japan, Africa cooperation reflects our outreach philosophy’

🕔14:56, 4.Dec 2017

New Delhi, Dec 4  In line with India’s philosophy, the government is committed to reach out as widely as possible to the world and trilateral cooperation between India, Japan and Africa is an expression of this policy, Minority Affairs Minister

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India, Africa need to jointly tackle terrorism: Akbar

India, Africa need to jointly tackle terrorism: Akbar

🕔09:38, 11.Mar 2017

New Delhi, March 11  India on Friday called for united action against terrorism and said the country shares this problem in common with the African continent.“The principal security threat which exists in Africa and our region is terrorism,” Minister of State

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Modi emphasises on industry-to-industry ties with S Africa

Modi emphasises on industry-to-industry ties with S Africa

🕔10:28, 9.Jul 2016

Pretoria/Johannesburg, July 9  Pitching for stronger business and trade between India and South Africa, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday laid emphasis on industry-to-industry ties between the two countries while thanking South African President Jacob Zuma for extending support to

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India looks to Africa afresh for strategic oil

India looks to Africa afresh for strategic oil

🕔09:45, 20.Jan 2016

New Delhi, Jan 20  Energy-starved India, which imports around 75 percent of its crude oil needs, is looking afresh at Africa to tap the continent’s vast and yet unexplored hydrocarbon assets, for both exploration and production, as also long-term contracts,

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Government to sign MoU to conserve migratory birds

Government to sign MoU to conserve migratory birds

🕔12:10, 31.Dec 2015

New Delhi, Dec 31  The central government on Wednesday gave its nod to sign an MoU on conservation of migratory birds of prey in Africa and Eurasia.Approval for this MoU, also called ‘Raptor MoU’ was taken in a meeting of

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India, Africa demand ‘rightful place’ in UN Security Council

India, Africa demand ‘rightful place’ in UN Security Council

🕔15:46, 27.Oct 2015

New Delhi, Oct 27  India on Tuesday made a strong pitch for early reforms of the United Nations Security Council before a gathering of Africa’s leaders, saying both India and and Africa can no longer be excluded from their “rightful

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India, Africa to forge common cause against Western trade bullying

India, Africa to forge common cause against Western trade bullying

🕔10:46, 5.Oct 2015

New Delhi, Oct 5  India and the 54 countries of Africa are expected to join forces at a mega summit later this month to form a united front to counter perceived Western bullying, notably by the US, over global trade

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Collapsing World Order: SEARCH FOR A MIDAS TOUCH…

Collapsing World Order: SEARCH FOR A MIDAS TOUCH…

🕔11:15, 22.Dec 2014

Collapsing World Order SEARCH FOR A MIDAS TOUCH By Shivaji Sarkar 2014 has been the worst of the years. The world seems to collapse under the weight of totalitarianism, be it under the States or the non-State powerful terrorist organisations

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New Foreign Trade Policy: FOCUS ON LATIN AMERICA, AFRICA..

New Foreign Trade Policy: FOCUS ON LATIN AMERICA, AFRICA..

🕔12:21, 9.Oct 2014

New Foreign Trade Policy FOCUS ON LATIN AMERICA, AFRICA By Ashok B Sharma India’s foreign trade has badly suffered since August-September 2008, the beginning of the global financial crisis and the subsequent sovereign crisis shock in Euro zone. Wherein, exports

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