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Days After Deadly Istanbul Blast, US-Turkey Tensions Erupt At G20 Over Terrorism

The US-Turkey tensions became palpable at the G20 summit in Bali even as the top leaders of the most powerful countries were trying to build consensus over joint declaration. Without naming anyone, Turkish President @RTErdogan in sharp words at #G20SummitBali warns against those supporting “terrorism” in Turkey. Says under the pretext of fighting against the …

India Takes The Baton Of G20 Presidency From Indonesia

Emphaizing the need for prioritizing women-led leadership and maintaining peace and security, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday took the baton of G20 presidency from Indonesian President Joko Widodo today at the G-20 Summit in Bali. The PM congratulated Widodo for leading the Group at a time when the world was going through a pandemic …

Amid Bankruptcy Scare, Elon Musk Passes 80-hour Work Per Week Diktat

Elon Musk continues to play the Devil Wears Pradaishque monster boss for Twitter employees. After a series of sackings of top Twitter officials, Elon Musk has put in more tough measures to help the company wade through a possible bankruptcy. It is also learnt through media reports that some more officials have quit on their …

Challenges Like Covid, Ukraine War Help India-US Make Ties Strong: Yellen

The United States is committed to strengthening bilateral economic relationship with India and  deepening level of cooperation and collaboration, said  Secretary of the Treasury Janet L. Yellen at the ninth U.S.-India Economic and Financial Partnership meeting. Yellen thanked Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs Nirmala Sitharaman for hosting the delegation for the ninth EFP. Members …

India-US Ties Stronger Than Ever, Says US Treasury Secy

On his maiden India visit, US Secretary of Treasury, Janet L Yellen on Friday appreciated Prime Minister Narendra Modi for calling for an end to the ongoing Ukraine war. Speaking at an event hosted by tech major Microsoft in Delhi, Yallen said, “Prime Minister Narendra Modi was correct when he said this is not an …

SG Tushar Mehta To Lead India At UNHRC Review

India’s top law officer, Solicitor General Tushar Mehta will lead the high-level Indian delegation at the 41st session of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) Working Group on Thursday. The session is being held between November 7 and November 18, India’s National Report for the 4th UPR Cycle will be reviewed on November 10. The high-level …

In Moscow, Jaishankar, Lavrov Discuss Ukraine War, Trade & Terrorism

External affairs minister Dr S Jaishankar discussed the effects of the Ukraine war, bilateral trade, terrorism and climate change during a meeting with his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov in Moscow on Tuesday. In his opening remarks at the bilateral talks, EAM Dr Jaishankar said that the “Ukraine conflict” – which Moscow calls its “special military …

EAM Dr Jaishankar To Meet Russian FM Lavrov In Moscow

In a significant move ahead of the G20 summit just eight days later, External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar is on a two-day bilateral visit to Russia.

India To Get Twitter Blue In Less Than A Month: Elon Musk

Indian Twitter users can expect to access the microblogging site’s Twitter Blue features for a price of $8 or Rs 650 in less than a month. The company’s owner Elon Musk made this information public when someone asked him when the features of Twitter Blue will be available in India. [email protected] When can we expect …

Sino-Pak Axis, Tactical Nukes Pose Dangers To PoK Takeover

Recent statements of defence minister Rajnath Singh and the corps commander in Srinagar reveal that some of those in authority are considering aggressive moves to retake areas of Jammu and Kashmir that are currently controlled by Pakistan, widely referred as “Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir”.  Referring to a 1994 parliamentary resolution, Singh, during his recent J&K visit, said India’s …