Date: June 27, 2016
India is the 35th member of the Missile Technology Control Regime. MTCR membership will enable India to deal in high-end missile technology,It comes days after China stalled India's entry into nuke club NSG. India on Monday joined an exclusive club of countries controlling exports in missile technology, just a day after decrying its exclusion from the Nuclear Supplies Group or NSG, wh...Read More
Date: April 12, 2016
During visit of Maldivian President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom India and Maldiv signed 6 agreements in the fields of defence, tourism, taxation, space research, and conservation of mosques.
Date: March 13, 2016
In order to address the climate change issues in India and the US, the two countries have launched the Fulbright-Kalam Climate Fellowship, an initiative to advance bilateral cooperation on climate change. It will enable Indian research scholars to work with American institutions in the field.
The fellowship, named after the late Indian President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam, is part of a com...Read More
Date: October 26, 2015
India-Africa forum summit aimed at expanding cooperation between the both sides
The third edition of the four day IAFS summit which is scheduled from 26th-29th October 2015 enables consultations at the highest political level between the heads of government of 54 nations across Africa and the India...Read More
Date: October 01, 2015
PM Modi visit to US – An Overview
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has paid a visit to the United States from September 24 to September 29. He attended following functions:-
1- Meeting With CEOs of FORTUNE 500 - Theme – “Media, Technology and Com...Read More
Date: September 24, 2015
Indian Diaspora “Mission 2022” launched
The Indian diaspora in United States has launched “Mission 2022” in partnership with the Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) with the objective to make US-India partnership a defining partnership for the 21st century.It is observed that...Read More
Date: September 15, 2015
AUSINDEX15: first Australia and India maritime exercise begins in Visakhapatnam
India and Australia have commenced the first bilateral maritime exercise, Ausindex15, in Visakhapatnam, India, strengthening defence cooperation between the countries.The latest development is part of the framework for security co...Read More
Date: July 18, 2015
INSTC:India’s strategic gateway to Central Asia and Eurasia
The International North-South Transport Corridor (INSTC) is a multi-modal trade transport network that includes strategic rail, road, and water transport connecting India with Central Asian and Eurasia Countries. With the recent tour...Read More
Date: July 12, 2015
India & Turkmenistan: New Partenerships
Prime Minister Narendra Modi met with Turkmenistan President Gurbanguly Berdymukhammedov and showed India’s interest in long-term investment in the energy sector in Turkmenistan.
Date: July 12, 2015
India accorded full membership of SCO at Ufa summit 2015
Both India and Pakistan are set to join the organization as full members with their accession expected to conclude by 2016. The addition of India and Pakistan into the Russia and China-led SCO will expand the organization’s scope and fo...Read More
Date: June 23, 2015
China opens Nathu La border pass as 2nd route for Kailash-Mansarovar yatra
China has opened Nathu La, tha 2nd land border crossing in Tibet via Sikkim for Kailash-Mansarovar yatra. The new route is in addition and alternative to the existing Lipulekh Pass route located in Uttarakhand which was only...Read More
Date: June 08, 2015
India loses case against United States at WTO
India imposed a ban on the import of poultry meats, egg and live pig from USA because of concerns related to bird flu in 2007. This ban was imposed as a precautionary measure to prevent spread of Avian Influenza.
In 2012, USA filed a complaint against Indi...Read More
Date: June 08, 2015
India and Bangladesh signed 22 bilateral agreements
During Prime Minister Modi’s recent visit to Bangladesh, India and Bangladesh signed and exchanged 22 instruments, including four agreements, three protocols, 14 memoranda of understanding (MoUs) and one letter of consent on a range of issues.
Date: March 14, 2015
India, Sri Lanka signed four agreements during PM's visit
India and Sri Lanka on 13 March 2015 signed four agreements. These agreements were signed during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s maiden visit to the island nation as part of three-nation of Indian Ocean tour of Mauritius, Seychelles and...Read More
Date: December 20, 2014
Denmark lays claim over North Pole
Denmark has presented claim to United Nations over the area surrounding the North Pole. As per Denmark, this area is connected to the continental shelf of Greenland is their autonomous territory.
Greenland geographically forms part of North America rather than Europe...Read More
Date: December 14, 2014
15th Indio-Russian Bilateral Annual Summit
15th Indio-Russian Bilateral Annual Summit was held in Delhi 11 December 2014. President Vladimir Putin of Russia visited India to hold the summit on the invitation of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Majour points related with the summit are-