Geopolitical tensions at their highest level this century: UN chief amid US-Iran tensions
Warning that even nuclear non-proliferation can no longer be taken for granted, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said the "cauldron of tensions" globally is leading more and more countries to take "unpredicted decisions with unpredictable consequences and a profound risk of miscalculation".
Shringla makes farewell call on Pompeo, discusses 'further strengthening' of India-US ties
India's outgoing Ambassador to the US Harsh Vardha...
Cyril Amarchand hires Varun Sehgal from SAM & Co for its Japan Desk
“We are pleased to have Varun join our firm. He will be a great addition ...
China overtakes US in number of diplomatic missions: Study
According to the Sydney-based Lowy Institute, China overtook the US in 2019 and currently has 276 diplomatic posts globally, three more than America. China has 169 embassies, 96 consulates, eight permanent missions and three other missions. For its part, the US has 168 embassies, 88 consulates, nine permanent and eight other missions.
Table togetherness: Communal dining in India
International food events try to nudge Indians towards communal dining at restaurants.
India, Afghanistan agree to extradite Pakistani terrorists
The extradition treaty was first signed in 2016 when President Ashraf Ghani visited India. The operationalisation of will enable India to extradite Pakistan-origin terrorists from banned groups who operate from Afghan soil.
Global outreach of Jaipur Foot an extension of India's humanitarian intervention: Harsh Vardhan Shringla
At an 'India for Humanity' event at the US Capitol Hill, organised by the Indian Embassy here as part of the 150th birth anniversary celebrations of Mahatma Gandhi, Shringla said, "The focus today is on the activities of Jaipur Foot in India and in other countries of the world as an extension of the humanitarian intervention of India."
India, Russia step up cyber security cooperation after attack on Kudankulam
Deputy Chief of Mission of the Russian Embassy Roman Babushkin has said Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited has informed Russian authorities that the plant is safe and additional steps have been taken to enhance its security further. "The Russian authorities are working with Indian agencies to stop any further attacks," he said.
Jaitley worked to boost Indo-US trade ties: US Embassy
In a statement, the US Embassy said that Jaitley, who died on Saturday aged 66, recognised the value of India-US relations and worked to boost economic ties.
PE funds pump $3.8 billion into Indian real estate
Foreign private equity funds continued to dominate the real estate investment scene.
Embassy Office Parks REIT’s net operating income rose by 19% for Q1FY20
The board of Embassy REIT declared a distribution of Rs 417 crore, or Rs 5.4 per unit, for the quarter. The record date for the distribution is August 21, and the distribution will be made on or before August 27.
Indian ambassador briefs US lawmakers on ground situation in Kashmir
The briefing by the top Indian diplomat for members of the House foreign affairs committee, comes as there has been an increasing voice of dissent and uneasiness among lawmakers on the curbs in Kashmir, several of which have been removed.
WeWork India to foray into Noida market; to open 3 coworking centres with 3,900 seats
WeWork India is now entering into Noida market in a big way and will soon open three new coworking centres with 3,900 seats.
Iran releases 9 Indians held from detained ship
Indian Embassy on Thursday got consular access to the 18 Indians who were on board Impero.
Budget 2019: India to open 18 new diplomatic missions across Africa
We have approved 18 new Indian diplomatic missions in Africa," Nirmala Sitharaman said.
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