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Netanyahu departure ends 'one of worst periods' of conflict: Palestinian PM

Mohammed Shtayyeh also said he was under no illusions about the new government or its likelihood of advancing a peace agreement with the Palestinians.

published on : 14th June 2021

EXPLAINER: Who is Naftali Bennett, Israel's new leader?

The 49-year-old father of four shares Netanyahu's hawkish approach to the Middle East conflict, but the two have had tense relations over the years.

published on : 14th June 2021

Looking forward to working with PM Modi to further develop 'unique and warm relations': New Israeli Premier Bennett

Bennett took oath of office on Sunday after the Knesset (Parliament) elected him as the 13th Prime Minister of Israel.

published on : 14th June 2021

One earth, one health approach to effectively deal with Pandemic: PM Modi at G7 summit

Calling for global unity, leadership and solidarity to prevent future pandemics, Modi emphasised the special responsibility of democratic and transparent societies to deal with the challenge.

published on : 13th June 2021

EXPLAINER: What will change under Israel's new government?

The next government, which will be led by the ultranationalist Naftali Bennett, has vowed to chart a new course aimed at healing the country's divisions and restoring a sense of normalcy.

published on : 11th June 2021

UK's Johnson slammed for taking plane, not train to G7 summit

Environmental activists bombarded Johnson's Twitter feed with suggestions that the prime minister should practice what he preaches after he posted a photo of himself climbing off the plane.

published on : 10th June 2021

PM's vaccine announcement injects new strength in fight against COVID: Rajnath Singh

In a series of tweets in Hindi, Singh said Modi has completely quashed the efforts by some to spread apprehensions about the COVID vaccines in India.

published on : 7th June 2021

Nepal PM Oli strengthens grip on power by joining hands with Janata Samajwadi Party

Oli appointed three deputy prime ministers, including two from the Madhesi community, during the reshuffle.

published on : 7th June 2021

Deve Gowda and the accidental prime ministers 

When Deve Gowda became PM, it was a celebration of our democracy. That a complete outsider to the Delhi establishment like him could occupy the chair created hope  

published on : 5th June 2021

PM Modi shares compilation of his govt's pro-people measures

The statement, titled "Vikas Yatra" (development journey), said that the spirit of "seva" (service) has been a guiding light for the government in each step it has taken.

published on : 30th May 2021

Poul Schlueter, longtime Danish Prime Minister, dies at 92

Schlueter, who was prime minister from 1982-1993, died Thursday surrounded by his family, the leader of the party that he once headed said Friday in a statement.

published on : 28th May 2021

Banks sanction over Rs 15 lakh crore under Mudra Yojana

Pradhan Mantri MUDRA Yojana (PMMY) was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on April 8, 2015, to promote entrepreneurship.

published on : 26th May 2021

Plea in SC for making PM CARES FUND party in case on COVID-19 management

On March 28, last year, the Centre had set up the PM CARES Fund with the primary objective to deal with any kind of emergency situation like the one currently posed by the COVID-19 outbreak.

published on : 19th May 2021

Thailand PM tells UN envoy he won't push back Myanmar refugees

Close to 50,000 people are estimated to have been displaced by fighting in Karen areas since the beginning of the year.

published on : 15th May 2021

K P Sharma Oli sworn in as Nepal Prime Minister for the 3rd time

Oli will now have to take a vote of confidence at the House within 30 days, failing which, an attempt to form a government under Article 76 (5) of the Constitution would be initiated.

published on : 14th May 2021
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