Foreign relations of India: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021

Narendra Modi leads Indian delegation at 5th Eastern Economic Forum (EEF-2019)

Published: September 6, 2019

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has become the first Indian premier to visit the Far East Russia in Vladivostok. He attended the 20th India-Russia annual summit with President Putin and announced $1 billion loan for the development of Far East region. Mr. Modi also attended 5th Eastern Economic Forum (EEF). The forum focuses on development of ..


India offers Russia credit for develop of its Far East

Published: September 5, 2019

In the latest announcement from the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s trip to Russia, he has announced that India will extend a 1 billion dollar Line of Credit for the development of Russia’s Far East.  PM Modi has made it clear that India will take an active role in the development of various regions of nations ..


India accepts Consular Access to Kulbhushan Jadhav in Pakistani Jails

Published: September 3, 2019

The Indian Government was offered and accepted the offer made by Pakistan which aims to provide consular access to imprisoned Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav. While Pakistan claims that Kulbhushan Jadhav is an Indian Spy, India claims that he has no relation with the Indian Intelligence agencies. The Indian government maintains that Mr. Jadhav was running ..


Union Tourism Ministry decide to offer e-Tourist Visa fee based on tourist footfall to attract foreign travellers

Published: August 22, 2019

The Union Tourism Ministry has decided to offer e-Tourist Visa fee based on tourist footfall to attract foreign travellers from over 160 countries to India. The ministry has proposed to introduce e-visa fee for short duration of 30 days during peak tourism season – from July to March — at a charge of $25. However, ..


Nepal to hold SAARC Foreign Ministers’ informal meet

Published: August 21, 2019

Nepal is planning to hold SAARC Foreign Ministers’ informal meet on the sidelines of the 74th UN General Assembly (UNGA) session in September 2019. The 18th SAARC summit was held in Kathmandu in 2014 and Pakistan was to host the next summit in 2016. But, the summit was cancelled after India boycotted the meeting, in ..