Wednesday, Sep 22, 2021

Diplomacy & Foreign Policy

Russia Labels Investigative Media Outlet ‘Insider’ As 'Foreign Agent'

Jul 24, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

The Russian Justice Ministry said it added the online news site Insider and five journalists to the list of 'foreign agents,' a label that envisages additional government scrutiny

Fruit Diplomacy Between India, Bangladesh

Jul 11, 2021 Pinaki Das

Tripura CM has sent 400 pieces of the state's pineapple to Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina after the latter sent Haribhanga mangoes to Indian PM Narendra Modi and Chief Ministers of neighbouring Indian states.

Britain Begins Negotiations To Join Pacific Trade Partnership

The British government said negotiating teams will be working over the coming months to join the 11-country Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership

British Foreign Minister Dominic Raab On Three-Nation Tour To Southeast Asia

Jun 21, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Foreign Minister Dominic Raab's trip to Vietnam, Cambodia, and Singapore comes a week after Britain announced the broad outlines of a free trade deal with Australia

Kamala Harris To Visit Latin America With Hopes To Tackle Migration and Corruption

Vice President Kamala Harris is all set for her first foreign trip as Vice President of the USA, aiming to deepen diplomatic ties with Guatemala and Mexico

29 April, 2021

India Accepts Foreign Aid After A Show Of 'Generosity'

Seema Guha

As domestic criticism mounts over the export of vaccines by India, the government is now trying to send the message that it is precisely because of India’s generosity that the world has responded to India’s crisis.

22 April, 2021

PM Modi's Vaccine Diplomacy Goes For A Toss As India's Health System Crumbles

Seema Guha

All the drum beating about 'Vaccine Maitri' appear hollow when the government is not in a position to deliver health care to its own people.

16 April, 2021

‘India-UK Set To Agree On ‘Roadmap 2030’ For Future Relations During Johnson's Visit

Outlook Web Bureau

The visit, previously postponed from a Republic Day tour in January, is the first major bilateral visit for Johnson outside Europe since the UK general election in December 2019.

27 March, 2021

India, Bangladesh Sign Five MoUs, PM Modi Says ‘Productive Meeting’

Outlook Web Bureau

India and Bangladesh signed five MoUs covering areas such as connectivity, commerce, information technology and sports.

14 March, 2021

India's Top Envoy In Sri Lanka Holds Talks With Senior Tamil Leaders

Outlook Web Bureau

High Commissioner Gopal Baglay is on a three-day visit to two Sri Lankan provinces from March 11 to 13 during which he held talks with senior Tamil leaders.

05 February, 2021

Russia Expels Diplomats From Sweden, Poland And Germany For Attending Pro-Navalny Rally

Associated Press (AP)

They were required to leave Russia 'in the nearest future,' a ministry statement said.

25 December, 2020

India Should Pursue Foreign Trade Agreements With EU, UK In Post-Brexit World: Experts


India-UK FTA would help in removing the customs duty disadvantages faced by domestic players in Britain, according to a trade expert

25 December, 2020

Vajpayee's Pokhran Nuclear Tests In 1998 'Most Enduring' Contribution: Jaishankar


Paying rich tribute to Vajpayee on his 96th birth anniversary, Jaishankar said his vision led to the expansion of India's overall external engagements.

12 November, 2020

Joe Biden An Early Supporter Of India-US Relation, Says Obama-era Aide


'Biden to continue to prioritise the defence and security partnership with New Delhi'

12 November, 2020

Escalation In India-China Tension Would Further Trigger Regional Instability: Russia


"Very important' for both the countries to engage more in 'constructive dialogue'.

05 November, 2020

India Looking At Global Economic Fallout As Opportunity: Harsh Vardhan Shringla


Harsh Vardhan Shringla said the pandemic has uncovered the vulnerabilities of nations and reinforced the need to retain "strategic autonomy".

04 November, 2020

Covid-19, Brexit Game Changers For India-UK Ties: Vardhan Shringla


We would like the UK to come in as a major investor and innovation partner, says Vardhan while addressing the Policy Exchange think tank on 'India's Vision of the Indo-Pacific'

12 October, 2020

Indo-US Defence Meet: US Likely To Go Hard On China But India Will Be Cautious

Seema Guha

India, US Set To Firm Up Defence Cooperation Agreement, S Jaishankar and Rajnath Singh will also interact with US secretary of state Mike Pompeo.

Photo Gallery

Artists welcome tourists as they arrive to board Cordelia cruise ship on their way from Mumbai to Lakshadweep, during a Kerala Tourism event, in Kochi.

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A medic prepares to administer a dose of COVID-19 vaccine to a beneficiary in Srinagar.

PTI Photo/S. Irfan

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik hands over a smart health card under the 'Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana' (BSKY) scheme to a beneficiary, in Balangir district.

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Assam Chief Minister and NEDA convener Himanta Biswa Sarma during BJP State executive meeting, at Amingaon in Kamrup district.

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Swami Adya Tiwari, prime accused in Mahant Narendra Giri death case, being produced in the District Court, in Prayagraj.

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Virat Kohli’s Abrasive Leadership Style Gave Indian Cricket A New Dimension

Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader

Sep 20, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu