Republic Day Parade in India
The Republic Day Parade is an annual parade that takes place in the capital city of New Delhi to mark the significance of the Constitution of India coming into effect on January 26, 1950. This parade is a grand display ..
Tags: C. Rajagopalachari • Countries • Flag of India • Governor-General of India • India Gate
Major global cities to slow down according to research
New research studies have predicted that the growth in major cities around the world will slow down in 2020 and 2021. The Oxford economic researchers reported that out of 10 major cities across the world, 9 will slow down. Of ..
Tags: China • Countries • Economic development • Economic growth • Economy of India
India- Maldives projects inaugurated
In early December, the Prime Minister of India and the President of Maldives jointly inaugurated 4 development projects in the island nation: LED lighting project in Mahe – will save 80% of energy. RuPay card facility launched in Maldives. Inauguration ..
Tags: Banking in India • Countries • Finance • Geography • Maldives
Australia’s immigration policy- Pacific detention camps
The Australian government reversed its February decisions regarding the transfer of immigrants from its Pacific camps. The Australian government does not allow the entry of illegal immigrants into the country. It houses them on the islands of Papua New Guinea ..
Tags: Countries • Immigration • Nauru • Pacific Solution
India to strengthen ties with Sri Lanka
On 20 Nov, New Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa said that he will be visiting India on his maiden overseas visit next week, to strengthen the relationship and discuss regional security, peace and economic development. India’s External Affairs S. Jaishankar, ..
Tags: Colombo • Countries • Gotabhaya Rajapaksa • Government of India • Rajapaksa family
UN-SCO cooperation to fight terrorism
At an event on the UN-SCO cooperation on peace, security and stability, Guterres organized on 19 Nov, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has lauded the counter-terrorism partnership between the world body and the Shanghai Cooperation Organization. The event was jointly organized ..
Tags: António Guterres • Countries • International Relations • Landlocked countries • Member states of the Commonwealth of Independent States