‘Geriatric Powers’ maintain global status quo: Russia
Dr. Victoria Panova of the BRICS Russia Organising Committee Expert Council told that the fundamental objective of BRICS was a multipolar, multi-civilisational world order revolving around the UN principles. But the western powers, or what she described ‘Geriatric Powers’, are trying to maintain status quo.
KSUM to hold summit for promising startups
The event envisages funding those upstart businesses that have outstanding ideas and models but ar...
India to invite Pakistan for upcoming SCO meeting
India will extend invitations to all members of SCO including Pakistan as well as to the ob...
PM Modi suggests 2020 as year of implementation of key decisions arrived with Russia in 2019
This was decided when Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met Modi here on Wednesday. The Prime Minister noted that several important decisions and outcomes were reached between the two countries in 2019.
Indo-Pacific concept initiated to disrupt existing structure, contain China: Russian FM
The new Indo-Pacific concept being pushed by the US, Japan and others is an attempt to reconfigure the existing structure, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said. "Why do you need to call Asian Pacific as Indo-Pacific? The answer is evident -- to exclude China. Terminology should be unifying, not divisive. Neither SCO nor BRICS is exclusionary," Lavrov said.
I'm not used to delays: Amazon event delay irks Narayana Murthy
In order to comply with stringent e-commerce regulations, Amazon.com has sold much of its stake in its desi partner Cloudtail, a joint venture between the Bezos behemoth and Murthy's Catamaran Ventures.
PM Modi arrives for inaugural session of Raisina Dialogue 2020
New Delhi, Jan 14 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived for the inaugural session of Raisina Dialogue 2020. Union External Affairs Min...
Expansion of bank membership on agenda of BRICS Summit
The summit will suggest BRICS, or the New Development Bank (NDB) board, to consider expansion of membership. Entrants to the Bank could be from Asia, Africa, Eurasia and Latin America. The expansion issue of the Shanghai-headquartered Bank has been on the agenda of BRICS members in the run-up to the summit, officials told ET.
Pakistan state media hints at OIC summit in Islamabad contradicting reports of Saudi as venue
Pakistan state-run media said on Sunday that Islamabad may host the meeting in April, although earlier reports said Saudi Arabia, which holds the Presidency of the OIC currently, would play host following an assurance by its foreign minister during a visit to the Pakistani capital last week.
TiE Global gets new chairman for 2020
TiE plans to expand to Africa, Asia and EU South Africa, Kenya, Nigeria, Mauritius and Kazakhstan in the near future.
Kalapani belongs to Nepal, shouldn’t allow it to fester: Kathmandu tells New Delhi
The disputed Kalapani area belonged to Nepal and the issue must be addressed soon to prevent irritants in bilateral ties, Nepal’s ambassador to India Nilambar Acharya told TOI on Tuesday as Kathmandu mounted pressure on New Delhi to resolve the boundary issue soon.
Kashmir likely to be key issue of Malaysia summit
The upcoming Malaysia summit with Muslim majority nations might raise questions on the prevailing situations in Kashmir valley. Both Malaysia and Turkey have backed Pakistan on Kashmir issue since the Centre, on August 5, withdrew the special status given to the erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir.
PM Modi arrives in Delhi after attending BRICS summit in Brazil
Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived at airport in the national capital on November 15. He came to India after concluding his visit to Brazi...
India to host BRICS Digital Health Summit to boost digital healthcare
TS Tirumurti, Secretary, Economic Relations (Ministry of External Affairs), said that the Prime Minister announced that India will host a BRICS Digital Health Summit on innovative solutions to healthy lifestyle which will seek to integrate digital technology with healthcare informatics and diagnostics.
PM Modi arrives in Brazil for BRICS summit; to meet Putin, Xi Jinping
Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Brazil’s Brasilia on November 13. He landed in Brasilia for the 11th BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, C...
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