International

  • India to Send Utility Helicopter Unit to UN Peacekeeping Mission in Mali

    India has decided to send a utility helicopter unit to the Multidimensional Integrated Stabilisation Mission in Mali (MINUSMA). Bangladesh and Pakistan, each, will also send an armed helicopter unit to this operation. Buy Prime Test Series for all Banking, SSC,...

    Published On November 29th, 2022
  • US Bans the Use of Chinese Companies Huawei, ZTE Telecom Equipment Sales

    The Biden administration has banned approvals of new telecommunications equipment from China's Huawei Technologies and ZTE because they pose "an unacceptable risk" to U.S. national security. Buy Prime Test Series for all Banking, SSC, Insurance & other exams Further Development...

    Published On November 28th, 2022
  • China Holds First China-Indian Ocean Region Forum Without India

    China organized the first high-level China-Indian Ocean Region Forum on Development Cooperation, with 19 countries from the region except for India. The event was quietly held along with many other events including the 6th China-South Asia expo, and the China-Indian...

    Published On November 28th, 2022
  • India Expresses Commitment to Peace, Security and Prosperity in the Indo-Pacific Region

    India and Asean in a joint statement reaffirmed the importance of maintaining and promoting peace, stability, maritime safety, freedom of navigation and overflight in the Indo-Pacific region, and also commitment to peaceful resolution of disputes, in accordance with international law, including...

    Published On November 26th, 2022
  • India, UAE Central Banks Discuss Rupee-Dirham Trade Prospects

    The central banks of India and UAE are discussing a concept paper on promoting bilateral trade in rupee and dirham with a view to reduce transaction cost, a top official said. Buy Prime Test Series for all Banking, SSC, Insurance...

    Published On November 26th, 2022
  • UN Human Rights Body Launches Iran Human Rights Probe

    The U.N. Human Rights Council voted to condemn the bloody crackdown on peaceful protests in Iran and create an independent fact-finding mission to investigate alleged abuses, particularly those committed against women and children. Buy Prime Test Series for all Banking,...

    Published On November 25th, 2022
  • Nepal: Sher Bahadur Deuba elected for consecutive 7th time from Dadeldhura district

    In Nepal, Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has elected for the consecutive 7th time from the home district of Dadeldhura. The counting of votes continues for parliamentary and provincial elections in the country. Senior Nepali Congress leader, Mr. Deuba defeated...

    Published On November 25th, 2022
  • Anwar Ibrahim Sworn in As Malaysia’s New Prime-Minister

    Malaysia's veteran opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim has been sworn in as the country's new prime minister, after several days of post-election deadlock. The new leader was appointed by King Sultan Abdullah, after elections over the weekend resulted in an unprecedented...

    Published On November 24th, 2022
  • Canada’s Brampton city gets first turbaned Sikh Harkirat Singh as deputy mayor

    Brampton city in Canada got its first turbaned Sikh deputy mayor with the appointment of Harkirat Singh. Harkirat Singh, who represents wards 9 and 10, has been appointed deputy mayor from 2022-26. The deputy mayor presides at council and other...

    Published On November 23rd, 2022
  • Russia Replaces China to Become the Biggest Supplier of Fertilizers to India

    Russia has become India's biggest fertilizer supplier for the first time. Russian exporters reportedly grabbed a 21% share of the Indian fertilizer market in the first half of the 2022-23 fiscal year, overtaking China, previously India's largest supplier. Buy Prime...

    Published On November 23rd, 2022