India and Mauritius have signed a Comprehensive Economic Cooperation and Partnership Agreement (CECPA). This agreement was signed in Port Louis in the presence of Dr Anup Wadhawan, Commerce Secretary, Government of India, and Ambassador Mr. Haymandoyal Dillum, Secretary of Foreign Affairs, Regional Integration and International Trade, Government of Mauritius.   According to the Indian Ministry ofContinue Reading

The Government of India has gifting 2000 MT of rice to strengthen food security in Syria. This was done response to a request from the Government of the Syrian Arab Republic for emergency humanitarian assistance.   The first consignment of 1000 MT of rice was handed over by Ambassador of India to Syria Dr. Hifzur Rahman to theContinue Reading

Bhutan’s Ministry of Health has received   a consignment   of COVID-19   RT-PCR   test   kits   for   50,000   tests, delivered by India. This is the 10th consignment of medical supplies handed over by the Government of India to the Royal Government of Bhutan since March 2020. The timely delivery of these RT-PCR testContinue Reading

Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi has urged the youngsters of the nation to join “Prarambh”, the Startup India international summit on January 15 and 16. The summit seeks to bring together top minds from industry, finance, academia, investment and banking besides the young startup leaders, said PM Mr. Narendra Modi. TakingContinue Reading

Having transformed from a country that till recently imported medical devices and equipment to one that is today ready to “save humanity”, India has come with two Made-In-India vaccines to fight Coronavirus and save the world said Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi. While virtually inaugurating the 16th Pravasi Bharatiya DivasContinue Reading

On January 4, India and four other nations, including Mexico, Norway, Ireland and Kenya begin their two-year term at the UN Security Council. The move comes at a time of growing polarization in the world body charged with ensuring world peace and security. The new countries, holding the non-permanent seatsContinue Reading

As India launched the world’s most ambitious and biggest COVID-19 vaccination drive, two prominent Indian scientists at WHO said that the country will encounter the formidable challenge of rapidly levelling up the distribution of COVID-19 vaccines to secure immunity for its entire population. The Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO),India’s drugsContinue Reading

On December 24, India delivered a   consignment   of COVID-19   RT-PCR   test   kits   for   20,000   tests to Bhutan. The delivery took place at Phuentsholing. According to a press release by Embassy of India, Thimpu, Bhutan, the delivery of these kits was in keeping with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s assurance that India would standby its close friend and neighbour,Continue Reading

Saying that it was “highly likely” that its vaccine against the Coronavirus is effective against the mutated strain detected in Britain, the  co-founder of BioNTech on December 22 said that it could also adapt the vaccine in six weeks if need occurs. Ugur Sahin said, “Scientifically, it is highly likelyContinue Reading

The USD 740 billion defence policy bill that calls out Chinese aggression against India along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) has been approved by the US Congress. It is to be noted that since May this year, India and China have been involved in a military standoff along theContinue Reading