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Daily Archives: August 3, 2018

India, Kazakhstan agree to boost trade, defence cooperation

India and Kazakhstan agreed to strengthen cooperation in the areas of trade and defence and security following delegation-level talks headed by Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Kazakh Foreign Minister Kairat Abdrakhmanov here on Friday. “We covered the full range of bilateral, regional and

No discrimination in NRC process

Today, Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh assured that there would be no discrimination or unnecessary harassment in the entire updation process of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) and Mentioned it was being carried out in a fair and transparent manner.. Previously he argued

Imran Khan decides against inviting foreign personalities

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman and Prime Minister in-waiting Imran Khan has decided against inviting foreign dignitaries and celebrities to his oath-taking ceremony, the media reported on Thursday. The party had initially planned to invite several foreign personalities including Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan and Indian cricket

Donald Trump mulls imposing 25% tariffs on Chinese goods

United State President is weighing the idea of increasing from 10 percent to 25 percent the tariffs imposed on some $200 billion of Chinese products, mainly consumer goods, the Office of the US Trade Representative reported Wednesday. “This week, the President has directed that I

Netanyahu warns Iran of blocking key Red Sea passage

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday warned Iran of blocking the Bab el-Mandeb Strait. “If Iran tries to block the Bab-el-Mandeb, I am convinced that it will find itself facing a determined international coalition to prevent this,” Netanyahu said at the navy base in

Red tape ‘sinks’ Goa’s amphibious bus project

Goa Tourism Minister Manohar Ajgaonkar on Thursday told the state legislative assembly that the bidder selected for the amphibious bus service project has backed out due to the inordinate delay in obtaining the requisite permissions. “As the process of obtaining the permissions took a considerable