Thailand is planning to reshuffle its Cabinet and Thai Prime Minister, Prayut Chan-o-cha confirmed the same saying that he plans to reshuffle his Cabinet team. The Thai PM said that he plans to do so after the annual budget debate concludes in September. Earlier, last week, four key members ofContinue Reading

In its fight against coronavirus and in efforts to jointly combat the infection, France will soon announce an “exceptional package” for India, which also includes ventilators and expertise, said the French envoy to India on July 14.   The two nations have shown exceptional solidarity, said French Ambassador to India Emmanuel Lenain on theContinue Reading

Turkey’s decision to convert the iconic Hagia Sophia Museum back to a mosque has been criticised by the Foreign Ministers of the European Union on July 13, in a first face-to-face meeting since the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic. The EU’s Foreign Ministers said that the changing of the statusContinue Reading

With an intention to make the internet more “affordable and useful” to the more than one billion people living in India, Google has announced it will invest $10 billion in the country. In an official statement, released on July 13, CEO Sundar Pichai said, “This is a reflection of ourContinue Reading

Several of European and African countries met to discuss measures to solve the issue of human trafficking on July 13. Ylva Johansson, European Commissioner for Home Affairs, said that five European states and five African countries agreed to work closer together to limit human trafficking in Europe and at source,Continue Reading

The Non-Aligned Movement has been vocal in its support for protecting the environment and biodiversity across the globe. Ever since the foundation of the bloc, the Member States have been working to tackle the issue of global warming, climate change and environmental degradation on one hand and preserving the ecologyContinue Reading

“All the country’s land is with us. Our land is in full possession of our security forces,” said SS Deswal, Director General of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) and the Border Security Force (BSF) as Chinese and Indian troops move to disengage in eastern Ladakh after a tense standoff. TheContinue Reading

The officials have said that a fourth meeting between the senior Indian and Chinese Commanders is likely to take place this week along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh. The officials further added that the dates have not been finalised yet and the two sides are workingContinue Reading

Indonesia has carried out a two-day military exercise near the country’s border with Malaysia. The military exercise has been conducted by the country’s Navy and Air Force. In the two-day military exercise, the Indonesian Navy deployed three warships – KRI Diponegoro (DPN)-365, KRI P. Rengat (PRE)-711, and KRI Kakap (KKP)-811Continue Reading

In order to cushion the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic, the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)-a global trade union, the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) and Global Citizen-a group pushing to end extreme poverty by 2030,  have urged the Group of 20 major economies to extend and expand aContinue Reading