International Affairs

Indian ambassador to US Arun K. Singh

US lawmakers host reception for new Indian envoy

June 11, 2015 at 10:18 am 13 comments

In an unusual gesture, the powerful House Foreign Affairs Committee […]

Read more ›
Singapore resumes sale of India-made Maggi noodles

Singapore resumes sale of India-made Maggi noodles

June 9, 2015 at 4:28 pm 51 comments

Singapore government has given okay signal for the resumption of […]

Read more ›
Chinese tourists wear masks as a precaution against the MERS virus as they walk on the Myeongdong, one of the main shopping districts in Seoul.

WHO, South Korea to conduct joint MERS probe

June 8, 2015 at 5:14 pm 37 comments

The World Health Organisation and South Korea will conduct a […]

Read more ›
Fighting erupted again in eastern Ukraine putting additional strain on 4-month-old ceasefire.

China calls for political settlement of Ukraine crisis

June 6, 2015 at 10:57 am 72 comments

China on Saturday called on parties concerned to press ahead […]

Read more ›
A view of Israeli city.

Israel, Saudi Arabia met secretly to discuss Iran: Report

June 5, 2015 at 5:38 pm 71 comments

Israel and Saudi Arabia, countries that have no diplomatic relations, […]

Read more ›
Australia-led MH370 search to be called off in 2016

Australia-led MH370 search to be called off in 2016

June 4, 2015 at 10:12 am 6 comments

The search for missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 led by […]

Read more ›
India reiterates support to Palestine statehood

India reiterates support to Palestine statehood

June 3, 2015 at 11:20 am 108 comments

Following External Affairs minister Sushma Swaraj’s reiteration that New Delhi’s […]

Read more ›
Small boats are deployed to rescue those marooned in a ship tragedy in China.

20 rescued as Chinese ship capsizes in Yangtze river

June 2, 2015 at 9:38 am 97 comments

A total of 20 people have been rescued so far […]

Read more ›
Australian opposition leader Bill Shorten

Aus oppn leader introduces same-sex marriage bill

June 1, 2015 at 12:02 pm 8 comments

Australian opposition leader Bill Shorten on Monday introduced a same-sex […]

Read more ›