Category: World

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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Indore Dubai flight: Heart of India opens up it’s heart

Newsroom24x7 Network The launch of the indore Dubai flight  from indore airport was almost an emotional affair. This flight was genuinely welcomed by the people of Indore as it opens up the Malwa region directly to the international tourist. This first international flight from Madhya Pradesh, especially from indore, has been a long awaited flight

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Close Watch: Indian tax payers & pensioners draw a blank; Australia offers more tax relief to hard-working Australians

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi/Canberra: Hard working Indians who honestly pay their taxes were looking forward to tax exemptions, raising of the taxable income slab and other forms of relief but were disappointed when nothing of this was announced by in the Budget proposals presented before Parliament on Friday, 5 jULY 2019 by Finance Minister Nirmala

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BRICS leaders view corruption as global challenge; call for comprehensive approach to counter terrorism and reform of WTO to address challenges in international trade

Prime Minister Narendra Modi makes an intervention during Informal BRICS Leaders Meeting on the sidelines of G20 Summit 2019 in Osaka, Japan

  Newsroom24x7 Network OSAKA, Japan: The Heads of State and Government of the Federative Republic of Brazil, the Russian Federation, the Republic of India, the People’s Republic of China and the Republic of South Africa, met on Friday 28 June 2019 on the margins of the G20 Summit in Osaka, Japan. The BRICS leaders have:

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US-China Trade War Escalation Could Knock 0.4pp Off World GDP by 2020: Fitch Ratings

Newsroom24x7 Network The imposition by the US of 25% tariffs on the remaining USD300 billion of imports from China would reduce world economic output by 0.4pp in 2020, Fitch Ratings says. Global GDP growth would slow to 2.7% this year and 2.4% next year, compared with our latest “Global Economic Outlook” baseline forecasts of 2.8%

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Narendra Modi and Xi Jinping want to take India-China relationship forward; India-Russia partnership as an important pillar for stability in the world

Transcript of Media Briefing by Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale, on the bilateral meeting between India and China on the sidelines of SCO Summit 2019 in Bishkek on June 13, 2019 Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s first engagement after he arrived in Bishkek earlier on Thursday 13 June 2019, was a bilateral meeting with President Xi Jinping

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State sponsored terrorism is the biggest threat: Narendra Modi

Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi meeting the President of Maldives Ibrahim Mohamed Solih in Male Maldives

Newsroom24x7 Network Malé: Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi said while addressing the People’s Majlis during his State Visit to Maldives on June 8 2019 that the litmus test for today’s leadership is the way they deal with the dark forces of terrorism and radicalisation. The international community has actively arranged for global Convention and

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Tiananmen Square massacre – a blot on humanity

Lalit Shastri In May 1989, following the death of pro-reform Communist leader Hu Yaobang, the Chinese leadership was shaken by the students’ Campaign for Democracy. The students’ movement – China’s most popular unrest in forty years of Communist rule – had led to the resignation of the Communist Party general secretary Zhao Ziyang. This was

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China looks forward to continuity in Modi 2.0

Newsroom24x7 Network The Chinese Government’s decision not to further oppose the addition of Masood Azhar to the United Nations blacklist, and the fact that consent was given before “Modi could claim victory in the general election” has been described by an official Chinese mouthpiece as China’s endorsement of the handling of the China policy by

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India takes a firm stand on the US decision to withdraw GSP benefits

Prime Minister Modi with the US President Donal Trump in manila Phillippines 13 November 2017 Representative photo

Newsroom24x7 Network India, like the US and other nations shall always uphold its national interest in these matters. We have significant development imperatives and concerns and our people also aspire for better standards of living. This will remain the guiding factor in the Government’s approach. – India’s unequivocal stand on the US decision to withdraw

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Election 2019 and India’s soul: The Guardian doesn’t know what it’s talking

Lalit Shastri On the eve of polling for the Bhopal parliamentary seat in Madhya Pradesh, central India, where senior Congress leader and former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Digvijay Singh was pitted against Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur of Bharatiya Janata Party, a few prominent citizens were busy discussing their options for voting. All of them known

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