World's first malaria vaccine launched in Africa

The World Health Organization (WHO) welcomed the Government of Malawi's landmark pilot programme.

published on : 25th April 2019

India Navy rescues over 192 in cyclone-hit Mozambique

In response to a request from Mozambique, India immediately diverted three naval ships to the port city of Beira, a Ministry of External Affairs statement said.

published on : 24th March 2019

Aid agencies struggle to rescue Mozambique cyclone victims

Mozambique, where the monster storm made landfall early last Friday, is reeling.

published on : 21st March 2019

Floods in southern Africa kill 115, affects over 8 lakh people

While 5,756 homes were destroyed in Mozambique, floods have left over 230,000 people without shelter.

published on : 13th March 2019

Report on Malawi court halting Mahatma Gandhi bust unveiling 'incorrect': MEA

The MEA said the Malawian government had put out a strongly-worded statement highlighting the role which Mahatma Gandhi and India played in the development of Africa.

published on : 2nd November 2018

Gandhi used racial slurs: African court halts statue plan amid protests

Over 3,000 Malawians have signed a petition opposing the statue, saying the Indian independence hero had done nothing for the southern African country.

published on : 1st November 2018

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu embarks on six-day visit to Botswana, Zimbabwe, Malawi

Naidu's engagements includes meeting presidents of the countries; holding bilateral meets with his counterparts and delegation level talks; and interacting with business groups and Indian communities.

published on : 31st October 2018