Category: World

New Delhi Declaration: Investing in Land and Unlocking Opportunities

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The Ministers and Representatives gathered for the high-level segment at the fourteenth session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD), held on 9–10 September 2019 at the invitation of the Government of India have expressed sincere appreciation for the Indian government’s hospitality and

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From Berne to Bengaluru much work is being done in green growth, blue economy, climate change & artificial intelligence: Ram Nath Kovind

Newsroom24x7 Network The markers of these times are green growth, blue economy, climate change, artificial intelligence, innovation and smart solutions. From Berne to Bengaluru, and from research labs to manufacturing floors, much work is being done in these domains.  – Ram Nath Kovind, President of India President of India Ram Nath Kovind today said that

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Human empowerment is closely linked to the state of environment: PM Narendra Modi

Newsroom24x7 Network India to set up a Centre for excellence to address land degradation related issues New Delhi: Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi addressed the High Level Segment of the 14th Conference of Parties (COP14) of the UN Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) on Monday, 9 September 2019, at Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh. The PM

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Multi-polar world is essential for peace and stability: PM Narendra Modi

Vladivistok: Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his press statement, during his visit here to attend the Eastern Economic Forum, said that both countries – India and Russia – are well aware that in today’s era, multi-polar world is essential for peace and stability. And the role of our cooperation and coordination in building it will

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Masood Azhar, Hafiz Muhammad, Dawood Ibrahim, & Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi declared terrorists under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Invoking the recent amendments in the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967, the Central Government has decided to declare the founder and key leader of Jaish-e-Mohammad Masood Azhar, Lashkar-e-Taiba/Jamat-ud-Dawa founder Hafiz Muhammad along with underworld don Dawood Ibrahim and Lashkar-e-Taiba commander Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi as terrorists. Government of India has added the following

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America’s defence strategy in the Indo-Pacific is in the midst of an unprecedented crisis:

Newsroom24x7 Network America no longer has uncontested military primacy in the Indo-Pacific and its capacity to uphold a favourable balance of power is increasingly uncertain. Over the next decade, the US defence budget is unlikely to meet the demands of the 2018 National Defense Strategy owing to a combination of political, fiscal and internal pressures.

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India and Bhutan to cooperate from schools to space, digital payments to disaster management: PM Narendra Modi

Newsroom24x7 Network Thimpu: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday underlined that going beyond the traditional sectors of cooperation, India and Bhutan are seeking to cooperate extensively in new frontiers, from schools to space, digital payments to disaster management. Modi was addressing at the Royal University of Bhutan. Present on the occasion were Dr. Lotay Tshering

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Suicide attack leaves at least 63 dead in Kabul

Newsroom24x7 Network Kabul: A suicide bomb attack at a minority Hazara ethnic community wedding in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Sunday, has left 63 people dead. An Afghan Interior Ministry spokesman said ISIS has claimed responsibility for the dastardly terror attack. ISIS has identitied the Kabul wedding hall bomber as ‘Abu Asim Al-Pakistani, according to available reports.

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Hong Kong protestors defy Beijing hold huge rally

Newsroom24x7 Network Hong Kong: About 100, 000 Hong Kong democracy activists staged a huge protest rally here on Sunday defying warnings from Beijing. The demonstrations continuing over the last ten weeks have brought normal life to standstill in Hong Kong. A hardline minority among the protesters has been indulging in violence and was also engaged

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Lebanon reaffirms partnership with the US and joint commitment to fight terrorism

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington, D.C: Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri on Thursday, 15 August 2019, thanked the U.S. Government’s continued support to Lebanon and especially of the Lebanese Armed Forces and national security forces and reaffirmed Lebanon’s partnership and joint commitment to the fight against terrorism. Hariri was addressing media persons jointly with the US Secretary

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The Laundromat based on the Panama Papers to premiere at Venice

Newsroom24x7 Network The Laundromat based on the Panama Papers is set for its world premiere at the upcoming Venice International Film Festival. The Laundromat will premiere on September 1 at the prestigious Italian festival, ranked beside Cannes and Berlin among the ‘Big Three’ in the world. Laundromat ‘s A-List cast includes Meryl Streep, Antonio Banderas,

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Two mass shootings within 24 hours in the US

Newsroom24x7 Network El Paso (Texas)/ Dayton Ohio: After 20 persons were killed and at least 26 others were injured as a gunman opened fire in the walmart store at El Paso in Texas, there was a second mass shooting in the US in less than 24 hours in downtown Dayton, Ohio, where an assailant fired multiple

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International Court of Justice directs Pakistan to review Kulbhushan Jadhav’s death sentence

Pakistan has violated Vienna Convention; violated India’s right to consular access Newsroom24x7 Network The Hague: International Court of Justice has ruled that Pakistan had violated India’s rights to consular visits after Kulbhushan Jadhav’s arrest and directed Pakistan to review the death sentence ordered by the Military Court. ICJ has directed Pakistan to take all measures

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