Peace process must be led, owned and controlled by Afghanistan: S Jaishankar

During the conference, he also announced the India-Afghanistan agreement for building the Shahtoot Dam and phase 4 of high impact community development projects in Afghanistan.

published on : 24th November 2020

Pakistan PM Imran Khan to travel to Kabul on his maiden Afghanistan visit tomorrow

The Pak prime minister's programme includes tete-e-tete with President Ashraf Ghani, delegation-level talks, and joint press stake-out.

published on : 18th November 2020

2020 Nobel Peace ceremony won't be held in person in Oslo

The World Food Program — and the Norwegian Nobel Committee said Wednesday they have jointly agreed to postpone the in-person award ceremony

published on : 18th November 2020

Shoot begins for Joju George’s Peace

Joju George has started filming for a new film titled Peace at Thodupuzha. Directed by Sanfeer K, the film has the backing of Script Doctor Pictures.

published on : 17th November 2020

$500 million to be pledged for Covid vaccine access at Paris Peace Forum

The third edition of the Paris Peace Forum takes place Thursday and Friday in the French capital and is dedicated to finding ways to ease and get out of the Covid-19 pandemic.

published on : 12th November 2020

India welcomes Sudan removal from list of terror sponsors

India welcomed the signing of the Juba Peace Agreement and hoped that the move will bring in democratic changes which contribute to enhancing Sudan’s development, peace and security.

published on : 10th November 2020

India welcomes removal of Sudan from state sponsors of terrorism list

MEA also welcomed signing of the Juba peace agreement, hoping that it will usher in democratic changes and contribute to enhancing Sudan's development, peace and security.

published on : 9th November 2020

Former Facebook staff agrees to talk to Delhi Assembly panel headed by Raghav Chadha

‚ÄčThe panel, decided to summon Facebook officials as it initiated proceedings over complaints about the social media giant’s alleged 'deliberate and intentional inaction to contain hateful content.'

published on : 9th November 2020

Will leave when time is right, not before that: NATO on exiting Afghanistan amid Taliban peace talks

NATO has led international security efforts in Afghanistan since 2003; two years after a US-led coalition ousted the Taliban movement for harboring former al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden.

published on : 21st October 2020

Odisha-born Pranav Khaitan behind UN World Food Programme's Nobel Prize glory

The WFP has thanked Pranav for his leadership in pioneering the use of AI to revolutionize humanitarian operations which helped lifting hundreds of millions of people out of hunger.

published on : 20th October 2020

US envoy warns new violence threatens Afghan peace process

Taliban issued a statement Sunday over the US airstrikes targeting Helmand province.

published on : 19th October 2020

Israel and Bahrain to formalise diplomatic ties

The United Arab Emirates and Bahrain became the third and fourth Arab states to agree to normalise ties with Israel, following Egypt's peace deal with Israel in 1979 and a 1994 pact with Jordan. 

published on : 18th October 2020

'No jurisdiction': Centre tells SC on Delhi panel’s move to issue summons to Facebook

The court was hearing petitions by Facebook and Facebook and its India vice president Ajit Mohan, challenging the summons issued by the Delhi Assembly panel.

published on : 16th October 2020

Israeli parliament formally approves UAE normalisation deal

Israel and the UAE announced the U.S.-brokered agreement in August, and signed a deal in a White House ceremony last month.

published on : 16th October 2020

WFP's Nobel win reminder of everyone's responsibility to narrow gap between rich and poor

The Dalai Lama in a letter to David Beasley said the award is recognition of the organisation's vital role in reducing hunger in the world.

published on : 10th October 2020
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