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Career diplomat Denis Alipov appointed Russian Ambassador to India

Career diplomat Denis Alipov appointed Russian Ambassador to India

18 January 2022

Denis Alipov, a career diplomat and a "dedicated India specialist" with decades-long experience in this country, has been appointed the new Russian Ambassador to India, the Russian Embassy here said on Tuesday

India Welcomes P5 Vow To Prevent Nuclear War

India Welcomes P5 Vow To Prevent Nuclear War

07 January 2022

India has welcomed the vow of UN Security Council's five permanent members (the P5) to prevent the spread of nuclear disarmament.


Kazakhstan: Dozens Protesters Killed; 12 Cops Dead In Clashes

Kazakhstan, the ninth-largest country in the world, borders Russia to the north and China to the east and has extensive oil reserves that make it strategically...

Bitcoin, Shiba Inu Start New Year On A Muted Note

Bitcoin, Shiba Inu Start New Year On A Muted Note

01 January 2022

Bitcoin (BTC) prices continued to trade lower, down 0.26 per cent at $46,817.93. Meme coins Dogecoin (DOGE) was trading with a loss of 0.71 per cent, while...


US-Russia: Joe Biden Talks Sanctions, Putin Warns Of Rupture Over Ukraine

Amid growing alarm over Russia's troop buildup near Ukraine, a crisis that has deepened as the Kremlin has stiffened its insistence on border security...

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12 January 2022
Covid-19 Delays UN Nuclear Treaty Conference Likely Till August 2022

Covid-19 Delays UN Nuclear Treaty Conference Likely Till August 2022

Covid-19: The organizers are now penciling in an August 1 start date for the already long-delayed conference, according to an email Thursday from the UN...


12 January 2022
2022: A New Year Under The Shadow Of The Pandemic

2022: A New Year Under The Shadow Of The Pandemic

The last two years have shown that the pandemic is a great leveller. It struck every country with equal ferocity. What awaits the world in 2022? Uncertainty...


12 January 2022
Atal Bihari Vajpayee Sought Modus Vivendi Equally Based On 'Mutual Respect, Mutual Interest' With China: MEA S Jaishankar

Atal Bihari Vajpayee Sought Modus Vivendi Equally Based On 'Mutual Respect, Mutual Interest' With China: MEA S Jaishankar

MEA (Minister of External Affairs) S Jaishankar said the country’s former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee kept ‘India's course steady vis-a-vis Russia, despite the...


13 January 2022
Afghanistan Among Focus Areas Of India’s Dialogue With Central Asian Countries

Afghanistan Among Focus Areas Of India’s Dialogue With Central Asian Countries

Afghanistan crisis and regional connectivity is going to be among the key focus areas of India’s dialogue with Central Asian countries— Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz...


13 January 2022
Pakistan To Garner OIC Aid For Afghanistan; Persuading Taliban For Image Makeover

Pakistan To Garner OIC Aid For Afghanistan; Persuading Taliban For Image Makeover

Pakistan's top diplomat said: Several foreign ministers from the 57-member OIC (Organization of Islamic Cooperation) are meeting in Islamabad on Sunday to...


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13 January 2022
Ukraine: After NATO's Preconditions, Russia Demands Its Withdrawal From Eastern Europe

Ukraine: After NATO's Preconditions, Russia Demands Its Withdrawal From Eastern Europe

Russia has released a series of security demands to NATO, including a veto on the alliance's expansion. It is calling for an immediate dialogue, but NATO...


13 January 2022
Campaign Against Private Cryptocurrencies Intensified In Russia; Bitcoin Falls

Campaign Against Private Cryptocurrencies Intensified In Russia; Bitcoin Falls

Bitcoin prices fell 4.81 per cent in the last 24 hours, while Ethereum was down by 6.17 per cent.


13 January 2022
Russia: Court Acknowledges Country's Troops Are Stationed In Ukraine

Russia: Court Acknowledges Country's Troops Are Stationed In Ukraine

Russia has been persistently denying about its troop buildup along the border with Ukraine, raising fears that the former with invade the later, early next...


13 January 2022
NATO Precondition For Russia: 'Ease Tensions With Ukraine'

NATO Precondition For Russia: 'Ease Tensions With Ukraine'

Russia has recently moved thousands of its troops to its border with Ukraine, raising apprehensions that the former is going to invade the later early next...


13 January 2022
Ukraine: EU Hopes To Avoid Russia's Invasion With Sanctions Threat, Dialogue

Ukraine: EU Hopes To Avoid Russia's Invasion With Sanctions Threat, Dialogue

Ukraine: The Russian military's buildup near the country's border is taking centre stage at the summit of the EU's 27 leaders, with a plea from Ukraine's...


13 January 2022
Ukraine: 'Don't Violate Territorial Integrity' Germany Warns Russia

Ukraine: 'Don't Violate Territorial Integrity' Germany Warns Russia

Ukraine: German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock spoke with her Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov, telling him that the 'territorial integrity of Ukraine...


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13 January 2022
Russia Vetoes UN Resolution Linking Climate Change With Int’l Peace, Security

Russia Vetoes UN Resolution Linking Climate Change With Int’l Peace, Security

Russia’s UN resolution rejected on Monday, would have been the first devoted to climate-related security danger as an issue of its own.


13 January 2022
US To Expand Its Military, Economic Relationships In Asia: Antony Blinken

US To Expand Its Military, Economic Relationships In Asia: Antony Blinken

US will forge alliances with its partners in Asia to push back China's increasing assertiveness in the Indo-Pacific region, said US Secretary of State Antony...


13 January 2022
China’s Xi, Russia’s Putin To Hold Virtual Summit

China’s Xi, Russia’s Putin To Hold Virtual Summit

China's President Xi Jinping and Russia's President Vladimir Putin will hold a virtual summit on Wednesday over Ukraine this week. US President Joe Biden has...


13 January 2022
Afghanistan: India Extends Humanitarian Assistance To Taliban Ruled Region

Afghanistan: India Extends Humanitarian Assistance To Taliban Ruled Region

Afghanistan crisis has left the country crippled, with India on Saturday dispatching lifesaving medicines and other medical supplies to the war ravaged country...


13 January 2022
US Summit On Democracy As World Registers ‘Democratic Recession’

US Summit On Democracy As World Registers ‘Democratic Recession’

US Summit on democracy will also witness participation of India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The question is how can the US push for democracy, when...


13 January 2022
US's Joe Biden, Russia's Vladimir Putin To Discuss Growing Tensions In Ukraine Today

US's Joe Biden, Russia's Vladimir Putin To Discuss Growing Tensions In Ukraine Today

Ukraine: Tens of thousands of Russian soldiers have been deployed along its border. President Vladimir Putin and his US counterpart Joe Biden will address the...


13 January 2022
Russia Plans To Launch Offensive In Ukraine Finds US Intelligence

Russia Plans To Launch Offensive In Ukraine Finds US Intelligence

Russia US intelligence officials have seen an uptick in former's propaganda efforts through the use of proxies and media outlets to denigrate Ukraine and NATO...


26 November 2021
RIC Meeting: India, China, Russia Reminds Afghanistan To Create Inclusive Government

RIC Meeting: India, China, Russia Reminds Afghanistan To Create Inclusive Government

The meeting between three Eurasian powers India, China and Russia reminded the Taliban to not allow terrorist groups to function from Afghan soil.


18 January 2022
Libya: Gadhafi's Son Disqualified From Contesting Presidential Polls

Libya: Gadhafi's Son Disqualified From Contesting Presidential Polls

Seif al-Islam Gadhafi appeared on a list of ineligible candidates issued by the country's High National Elections Committee.


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Career diplomat Denis Alipov appointed Russian Ambassador to India

Career diplomat Denis Alipov appointed Russian Ambassador to India

Denis Alipov, a career diplomat and a "dedicated India specialist" with decades-long experience in this country, has been appointed the new Russian Ambassador to India, the Russian Embassy here said on Tuesday

18 January 2022
India Welcomes P5 Vow To Prevent Nuclear War

India Welcomes P5 Vow To Prevent Nuclear War

India has welcomed the vow of UN Security Council's five permanent members (the P5) to prevent the spread of nuclear disarmament.

07 January 2022
Kazakhstan: Dozens Protesters Killed; 12 Cops Dead In Clashes

Kazakhstan: Dozens Protesters Killed; 12 Cops Dead In Clashes

Kazakhstan, the ninth-largest country in the world, borders Russia to the north and China to the east and has extensive oil reserves that make it strategically and economically important. Despite those reserves and mineral wealth, discontent over poor living conditions is strong in some parts of the country.

06 January 2022
Bitcoin, Shiba Inu Start New Year On A Muted Note

Bitcoin, Shiba Inu Start New Year On A Muted Note

Bitcoin (BTC) prices continued to trade lower, down 0.26 per cent at $46,817.93. Meme coins Dogecoin (DOGE) was trading with a loss of 0.71 per cent, while rival Shiba Inu (SHIB) was down 0.82 per cent, according to Coinmarketcap.com

01 January 2022
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