In historic vote, US House recognizes 'Armenian genocide'
US House of Representatives took the historic step when the chamber voted 405 to 11 in support of the symbolic resolution "affirming the United States record on the Armenian Genocide," a first for the US Congress.
How Modi government is using aggressive diplomacy to its advantage
Modi govt is raising the costs for those nations whose leaders spoke again...
Bangladesh minister urges Indian government to lift ban on onion exports
Munshi, who was attending the India-Bangladesh stakeholders’ meeting...
Turkish President Erdogan binned Trump's letter on Syria: Reports
In the October 9 letter sent after US troops were pulled out of Syria, Trump told Erdogan: "Don't be a tough guy. Don't be a fool!" "History will look upon you favourably if you get this done the right and humane way," Trump wrote in the letter.
Pakistan not likely to be blacklisted at FATF plenary meeting
The Financial Action Task Force is likely to keep Pakistan in the grey list to keep a check on terrorism financing. Allies in favour of Pakistan comprise Malaysia, Turkey and China that make sure Pakistan stays out of the more stringent black list.
Turkish shipyard’s Pakistan links may nix its $2.3 billion India deal
While Turkish yard’s ‘win’ was announced in June, no formal contract signed yet.
Data gloom hits emerging markets with enough of their own issues
Manufacturing reports impact foreign-exchange, S Korean won leads losses after North’s missile tests.
After protests, Greta Thunberg and others file UN complaint
The complaint accused Germany, France, Brazil, Argentina and Turkey of failing to uphold their obligations under the Convention on the Rights of the Child, signed 30 years ago. The complaint, filed by the 16-year-old Swedish activist and 15 other petitioners from 12 different countries and aged between eight and 17, accused the five countries of violating children's rights by failing to take adequate and timely action against climate change.
US not to sell F-35 fighter jets to Turkey for buying Russian defence equipment
The decision by the Trump Administration against a major NATO ally could be an indication of the things to come for India as it has also signed up with Russia to buy the S-400 missile defense system against the advice of the US.
India, Turkey have always been against unilateral sanctions
Both are suffering from trade wars which neither ignited. Other promising fields of cooperation between India and Turkey are Africa and the Indian Ocean Region.
Ask the travel expert: Which others countries can be visited while on a trip to Greece?
Greece in October is a good option since it experiences autumn as well as shoulder period.
US, Australia, Pakistan: Countries that constructed their capital city out of nothing
In 1960, Brazil started moving its capital from the congested Rio de Janeiro
China, Turkey, Malaysia bail out Pakistan at FATF meet
The danger is still not over as a formal decision of the FATF on blacklisting is to be announced in October
RIL ties up with Turkey's Kivanç Tekstil to to manufacture, market eco-friendly textile
As per the arrangement between the two companies, Kivanç will be the exclusive distributor of RIL's Recron GreenGold fibres to spinners, yarn manufactures and knitters across Turkey.
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