Category: World

Huge response to “Friends of MP” initiative in New York

  Shivraj holds discussions with investors Newsroom24x7 Desk New York City, Feb. 3: The Friends of MP forum has started receiving a huge response immediately after Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan launched it at a special function here on February 1. On the third day of the chief minister’s ongoing US visit, nearly a dozen

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Obama’s budget request for 2016: Critical investments in diplomacy and development

Newsroom24x7 Desk Washington DC, Feb. 3: US President Obama released his Fiscal Year 2016 Budget requests that include critical investments in diplomacy and development to “secure peace and stability for the American people, strengthen the U.S. economy and global markets, and support U.S. citizens and diplomatic and development presence overseas. Two weeks ago, in his State

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Qatar is a very strong partner in the anti-Daesh coalition: John Kerry

Newsroom24x7 Desk US Washington DC. Feb 3: The US has acknowledged Qatar as a very strong partner in the anti-Daesh coalition, and praised the role they have played as significant contributing partner in helping with the foreign fighters effort, the counter-financing, the problem of messaging, the de-legitimization. US Secretary of State John Kerry made this

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Friends of the Lower Mekong and the sustainabilty initiative

Newsroom24x7 Desk Washington DC, Feb. 3: Friends of the Lower Mekong, a donor coordination group, have come together with the countries of the Lower Mekong to discuss the connection between water resources, energy needs, and food security. Carrying forward this objective, US Counselor Tom Shannon and Senior Advisor to the Secretary Ambassador David Thorne led

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Former US Secretary of State George Shultz praises United Religions Initiative

Newsroom24x7 Desk San Fransisco, Feb. 3: Testifying at the January 29th hearing of the US Senate Committee on Armed Services on global threats and national security strategy, former United States Secretary of State George Shultz singled out the United Religions Initiative and said it is the kind of positive, non-military approach that must be supported

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Global CEOs call on PM

newsroom24x7Desk New Delhi, Feb. 2: A group of CEOs including Anshu Jain of Deutsche Bank AG, Dieter Zetsche of Daimler AG, Kurt Bock of BASF, Heinrich Biersinger of Thyssen Krupp, Yngve Slyngstad of Norgos, and Feffrey Jaensubhakiji of GIC AM; called on the Prime Minister Narendra Modi today. The CEOs appreciated the economic reform initiatives

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Modi writes to Japanese PM, condemns killing of Kenji Goto by ISIL

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi, Feb. 2: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has written to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, condemning the killing of the Japanese journalist Kenji Goto by the ISIL. “The news of the savage killing of Japanese citizens Kenji Goto and Haruna Yakuwa by the terrorist group IS (ISIL) has deeply pained and shocked me and

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Italy’s President elect Mattarella thanks Napolitano

Newsroom24x7 Desk Courriere.it the online edition of Corriere Della Sera, one of Italy’s largest circulated daily newspapers today prominently carries the news of Italy’s President elect Sergio Mattarella visiting his predecessor (presidente emerito) Giorgio Napolitano, 89, at his residence to thank him. Napolitano resigned as President last month. The president elect first rang up Napolitano

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Shivraj commends the contribution of NRIs, Investors in NYC

Newsroom24x7 Desk CM launches Friends of MP website New York City, Feb. 1: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s six day US visit began with formal meetings with Indian Consul-General Dnyaneshwar M. Mulay, non resident Indians belonging to Madhya Pradesh and potential US investors. The Consul-General hosted a dinner at the Indian Consulate here in

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World leaders condemn ISIL Murder of Japanese Journalist Kenji Goto

Newsroom24x7 Desk Washington DC, Feb. 1: World leaders have condemned and called the murder of Japanese hostage Kenji Goto by ISIL as a barbaric act. The death of Japanese journalist Mr. Goto comes close on the heels of the slaughter of Haruna Yukawa. Japanese Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe called the killings “despicable terrorist acts”. US

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Shivraj leaves for USA to launch Friends of MP website

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bhopal, Jan. 30: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan left for United States of America late tonight to launch the official Friends of MP website in New York City on February 1. During the launch ceremony of the Friends of MP website, Mr. Chouhan will address a convention of NRIs from Madhya

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“Tension between Europeans”

Newsroom24x7 Desk Paris, Jan. 30: The Monde.fr– the online edition of Le Monde, has drawn attention towards Greece with the news item titled “Greece: first little tension between Europeans” The news by Cecile Ducourtieux says:  Germany’s Martin Schulz, President of the European Parliament Thursday, Dutchman Jeroen Dijsselbloem, the President of the Eurogroup (Ministers of Finance

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US condemns terrorist attacks in Egypt

Newsroom24x7 Desk Washington DC, Jan. 30: The United States has strongly condemned the latest terrorist attacks in Egypt’s North Sinai Governorate in which at least twenty nine Egyptian citizens were killed and dozens others wounded. In the first major outburst of violence after the main militant Islamist group active in the Sinai region came out

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US condemns Hezbollah’s attack on Israeli froces

Newroom24x7 Desk Washington DC, Jan. 29: The United States has strongly condemned Hezbollah’s attack today from Lebanon on Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) and said it is in blatant violation of the cease fire between Lebanon and Israel and UN Security Council Resolution 1701, which called for the immediate cessation by Hezbollah of all attacks. The

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