Chad: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021

India – Chad Relations

Published: September 4, 2019

Chad became independent in 1960. It was under the French rule. However, the bilateral relations between India and Chad saw a significant growth only after 2004. Even after many bilateral visits the trade between the countries was miniscule. After the India – Africa project partnership conclave in 2005, India’s investments towards the country began to ..


Ethnic Violence in Chad

Published: August 10, 2019

Chad, globally known as the Republic of Chad, is a landlocked country located in the north-central region of Africa. By virtue of its size, Chad is the fifth largest country in Africa. Chad is bordered by Libya in the north, the Central African Republic in the south, Sudan in the east, has Niger in the ..


Indian-American Geeta Pasi nominated as US envoy to Chad

Published: April 20, 2016

United States (US) President Barack Obama has nominated Indian-American Geeta Pasi as the country’s next envoy to central African nation Chad. Ms. Pasi is a career member of the US Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counsellor. She had served as the United States Ambassador to Djibouti from 2011 to 2014. At present, she is the Director ..



Jordan gets UNSC seat as its non-permanent member

Published: December 8, 2013

Jordan has been elected as a non-permanent member of United Nations Security Council (UNSC). Jordan has replaced Saudi Arabia which was recently elected for the position but rejected the seat in protest at the UN council’s failure to end the war in Syria and act on other Middle East issues. Which are the new members on ..