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India, Maldives sign seven MoUs for projects under India grant assistance

The MoUs were signed by Maldives Foreign Minister Shahid and Indian High Commissioner Munu Mahawar.

published on : 19th April 2022

Start direct London-Chandigarh flights: Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann urges British Deputy High Commissioner

Bhagwant Mann urged Caroline Rowett to take up with the British High Commissioner to India of starting direct flights between London and Chandigarh.

published on : 5th April 2022

Labourers and tourists will be allowed in Malaysia from April: High Commissioner of Malaysia

Hamid also said that currently, the full lockdown-relaxation will commence in the first week of April in Malaysia.

published on : 22nd March 2022

UN report urges immediate international effort to stem violence in Myanmar

Covering the period since the 1 February 2021 military takeover, the report is based on interviews with over 155 victims, witnesses, and advocates, whose accounts were corroborated.

published on : 16th March 2022

Russia's attack on Ukraine has opened a dangerous chapter in world history: UN Human Rights Council 

Michelle Bachelet, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, said the Russian Federation's military attack on Ukraine had opened a new and dangerous chapter in world history.

published on : 4th March 2022

At least 227 civilians dead in Ukraine: UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

The rights office admits that the figures so far are a vast undercount and it uses a strict methodology and counts only confirmed casualties.

published on : 3rd March 2022

Europe opens door for Ukrainian refugees; braces for influx

While they're being heartily welcomed, by leaders of countries, it has also highlighted stark differences in treatment given to migrants and refugees.

published on : 28th February 2022

Ukrainians flee war, seeking safety across western borders

More than 50,000 Ukrainian refugees have fled their country in less than 48 hours, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi, said on Feb 25.

published on : 26th February 2022

Anna Shotbolt takes charge as the new British Deputy High Commissioner in Bengaluru 

She is also the Deputy Trade Commissioner Investment for South Asia.

published on : 24th February 2022

Hate Speech: Internet has to be detoxified without undermining legitimate dissent, says UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

Make sure civil society and experts are involved in designing and evaluating regulations.

published on : 21st January 2022

Women’s participation forging peace worldwide, ‘vastly worse’ post-pandemic, says UN High Commissioner for Human Rights 

With COVID-19, the situation for women human rights defenders and the prospects for women's full participation in building peace, has become “vastly worse”, Michelle Bachelet said.

published on : 19th January 2022

Killing it with keto

British Deputy High Commissioner to AP and Telangana Dr Andrew Fleming credits his keto diet for his recent transformation and believes the happier you are, the healthier your body is

published on : 22nd December 2021

Education key pillar in Oz-India relation: Australia's High Commissioner to India

From university and academic collaborations to students and faculty collaborations, the relationship between the two countries is very strong, Barry O'Farrell AO said.

published on : 3rd December 2021

Boss Lady: A 19-year-old's experience as British Deputy High Commissioner for a day

From interacting with top officials and policy-makers to voicing her concerns about climate change and gender-based violence, Karronya Katrynn had a busy Thursday planned for her.

published on : 27th November 2021

Indian envoy calls on Sri Lankan Prime Minister, discusses ways to strengthen bilateral ties

"We discussed areas in which both nations can work together to mutually benefit each other," the Sri Lankan PM tweeted.

published on : 30th September 2021
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