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US President Trump to push for India's membership to Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation

According to sources, the idea has been kicking around between the US, Japan, Australia and India for a while and the US President is highly likely to act on it.

published on : 11th November 2017

Trump and Putin share brief handshake in Vietnam

It is still unclear whether the pair plan to hold substantive talks during their visit to Vietnam.

published on : 10th November 2017

French President Emmanuel Macron unveils 1billion euro joint investment with UAE

The agreement was signed by Abu Dhabi-based sovereign fund Mubadala and the French Caisse des Depots group.

published on : 10th November 2017

US unveils fresh Venezuela sanctions, targets 10 officials

United States unveiled fresh sanctions against the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro over alleged corruption and interference in gubernatorial elections last month.

published on : 9th November 2017

Cows and chickens cause spat between Kenya and Tanzania

The latest impasse between the two east African nations began last month when Tanzania seized and auctioned off 1,300 cattle which had wandered across the border.

published on : 8th November 2017

US President Donald Trump jumps over China's 'Great Firewall' with first tweet

Twitter is among a slew of Western websites blocked by China's censors in the name of protecting national security but Trump posted a series of tweets during his China visit.

published on : 8th November 2017

President Nicolas Maduro says Venezuela, Turkey share vision of a 'different world'

Maduro hailed a "new era" in relations with Turkey after being welcomed by counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan at his Ankara palace, saying both countries believed in a different, multi-polar world.

published on : 7th October 2017

United States urges Kenya rivals to reject violence

Kenya is due to vote on October 26 in a re-run of an August presidential election that was marred by widespread irregularities, and tensions are mounting.

published on : 6th October 2017

Saudi King Salman arrives in Russia for first visit

Salman will meet President Vladimir Putin on Thursday and they are expected to discuss extending oil production cuts ahead of the OPEC oil cartel meeting in November.

published on : 5th October 2017

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to meet with US President Trump as trade talks heat up  

Canada-US trade relations hit a recent low over US dumping accusations levelled against Canada's forestry sector and aerospace firm Bombardier.

published on : 3rd October 2017

Pentagon 'fully' backs Tillerson on North Korea: Jim Mattis

Defense Secretary Mattis was speaking after President Donald Trump appeared to undermine his top diplomat by suggesting it was a "waste of time" to reach out to Kim Jong-Un's regime.

published on : 3rd October 2017

White House says 'not the time to talk' with Pyongyang

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said the only exception would be talks aimed at bringing home Americans detained by North Korea.

published on : 3rd October 2017

Pakistan condemns India's visa restrictions for medical patients from the country

Pakistan said today that India's restrictions on granting medical visas to Pakistani patients was "highly regrettable" and against the diplomatic norms.

published on : 27th July 2017

Qatar demands 'blockade' lifted before Gulf crisis talks

Qatar's foreign minister called measures to isolate Qatar an act of aggression, adding that lifting them was a pre-condition for talks.

published on : 19th June 2017

PM Modi's space diplomacy puts India into new orbit

New Delhi will 'gift' a heavyweight bird in the sky to its neighbours through the 'South Asia Satellite'.

published on : 30th April 2017
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