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With Ambassador nomination languishing in Senate, US appoints another temporary envoy to India

With Ambassador nomination languishing in Senate, US appoints another temporary envoy to India

🕔09:36, 25.Oct 2022

New York, Oct 25 (IANS) With the nomination of Eric Garcetti as Ambassador to India languishing in the Senate, the US is sending the fifth career diplomat, Elizabeth Jones, to act as its envoy in New Delhi. The State Department announced

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Pak must continue to take ‘credible’, ‘verifiable’ action against terrorism: India on FATF decision

Pak must continue to take ‘credible’, ‘verifiable’ action against terrorism: India on FATF decision

🕔07:18, 22.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) India has said that Pakistan must continue to take “credible, verifiable, irreversible and sustained” action against terrorism and terrorist financing emanating from territories under its control. The remarks were made by Foreign Ministry spokesperson Arindam Bagchi

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Ahead of Macron visit, France, India to speed up Jaitapur nuclear plant in Maha

Ahead of Macron visit, France, India to speed up Jaitapur nuclear plant in Maha

🕔18:36, 18.Oct 2022

Mumbai/New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) Laying the groundwork for President Emmanuel Macron’s proposed visit in early 2023, France and India on Tuesday discussed ways to revive and speed up the massive nuclear power plant at Jaitapur in Maharashtra’s Ratnagiri district, languishing

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How Kashmir’s irreversible integration with India became anathema for Pakistan?

How Kashmir’s irreversible integration with India became anathema for Pakistan?

🕔12:41, 16.Oct 2022

The abrogation of its special status together with the downgrading of J&K to the status of a union territory in August 2019 evoked both anger and shock in Kashmir. Srinagar, Oct 16 The abrogation of its special status together with

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Economic growth in India, China, Indonesia will be less affected: S&P Global Ratings

Economic growth in India, China, Indonesia will be less affected: S&P Global Ratings

🕔16:22, 13.Oct 2022

Chennai, Oct 13 (IANS) Growth in large Asia Pacific economies like China, India and Indonesia will be less affected as their economies are more domestically oriented, said S&P Global Ratings on Thursday. However, a slower global economic growth and external demand

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India abstains again on resolution condemning Russia in Ukraine conflict

India abstains again on resolution condemning Russia in Ukraine conflict

🕔07:13, 13.Oct 2022

United Nations, Oct 13 (IANS) Maintaining its record of neutrality, India has abstained on a UN General Assembly resolution condemning Russia’s annexation of Ukrainian territories, declaring that it is consistent with New Delhi’s “well thought out national position”, and has called

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Sitharaman meets US Treasury Secy Janet Yellen, invites her to India

Sitharaman meets US Treasury Secy Janet Yellen, invites her to India

🕔10:44, 12.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman met US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen in Washington D.C., during which she invited the latter to visit India next month. During their meeting on Tuesday, Sitharaman and Yellen discussed current global

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UAE-India joint investment task force reviews key areas of cooperation

UAE-India joint investment task force reviews key areas of cooperation

🕔17:23, 11.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday co-chaired the 10th meeting of the UAE-India joint task force on investments in Mumbai, along with Sheikh Hamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, member of the Executive Council of the Emirate

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India wants Australia to partner in education after NEP

India wants Australia to partner in education after NEP

🕔17:21, 10.Oct 2022

Canberra, Oct 10 (IANS) Visiting Minister of External Affairs S. Jaishankar said that India wants Australia to partner in education. “One of them is a proposal that’s been under discussion for an understanding on mobility, on mobility of talent and skills,

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Responsible nations should call out international terrorism, says India on comments by Pak, Germany on J&K

Responsible nations should call out international terrorism, says India on comments by Pak, Germany on J&K

🕔17:43, 9.Oct 2022

Responding to Pakistani Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto’s comments on alleged human rights violations in Jammu and Kashmir, during a joint press conference with German counterpart Annalena Baerbock, India has said that all “serious and conscientious members of global community have

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India, US reiterate commitment towards sustainable energy transition

India, US reiterate commitment towards sustainable energy transition

🕔12:25, 9.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) Amid volatility in global energy markets, continuing recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic and increasingly frequent climate-related challenges, India and the US on Friday reiterated their commitment to accelerate towards a just and sustainable energy transition. This

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PM Modi speaks to Ukraine President Zelenskyy

PM Modi speaks to Ukraine President Zelenskyy

🕔10:42, 5.Oct 2022

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday had a telephonic conversation with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy. The Prime Minister reiterated his call for an early cessation of hostilities and the need to pursue the path of dialogue and diplomacy. New Delhi,

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Indore, Surat & Navi Mumbai bag awards for India’s top 3 cleanest cities

Indore, Surat & Navi Mumbai bag awards for India’s top 3 cleanest cities

🕔10:39, 2.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) Indore (Madhya Pradesh), Surat (Gujarat) and Navi Mumbai (Maharashtra) bagged the awards for India’s top three cleanest cities having over one lakh population. Indore was adjudged India’s cleanest city for the sixth time in a row

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India to add 80 airports in next 4-5 years; new rules for aerodromes

India to add 80 airports in next 4-5 years; new rules for aerodromes

🕔09:30, 2.Oct 2022

The country is likely to add nearly 80 airports in the next four to five years, the aviation regulator has said, adding that aerodromes meanwhile need to fulfil certain requirements to start the operation of flights. New Delhi, Oct 2

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‘India, Singapore closely collaborating in cutting edge areas’

‘India, Singapore closely collaborating in cutting edge areas’

🕔18:28, 29.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) India and Singapore are closely collaborating in cutting edge areas that will shape the future in the context of accelerating technological disruption — fintech, information technology, cyber security, skill development, smart city solutions and renewable energy

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Cabinet approves India-Bangladesh pact on water withdrawal

Cabinet approves India-Bangladesh pact on water withdrawal

🕔06:24, 29.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its ex-post facto approval for a pact between India and Bangladesh on withdrawal of upto 153 cusecs of water each by both from common border river Kushiyara. The MoU for

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In implied criticism of Russia, Jaishankar says India on side of those respecting UN Charter

In implied criticism of Russia, Jaishankar says India on side of those respecting UN Charter

🕔10:51, 25.Sep 2022

United Nations, Sep 25 (IANS) Delivering an implied criticism of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, and distancing India, External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar said that India is on “the side that respects the UN Charter and its founding principles”. “As the Ukraine

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India’s rise as a global counsel at Samarkand summit

India’s rise as a global counsel at Samarkand summit

🕔10:49, 25.Sep 2022

The post-Cold War world – no more divided in rival camps created by two competing superpowers confronting each other for military and ideological reasons – ironically witnessed the rise of a new global terror primarily targeting the US, from the

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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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With Russia present, BRICS Ministers commit to territorial integrity, support Ukraine settlement

With Russia present, BRICS Ministers commit to territorial integrity, support Ukraine settlement

🕔11:31, 23.Sep 2022

United Nations, Sep 23 (IANS) With Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov present, Foreign Ministers of the BRICS group have at a meeting called for a peaceful settlement of the Ukraine dispute and made a commitment to the “territorial integrity” of nations,

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