Tag: India

AERB may get to grant green nod to strategic nuclear power plants

The government is looking to free up the environmental clearance process for strategic nuclear power projects from the purview of the union environment ministry in...

Afghanistan power transition without negotiation, in non-inclusive manner: India at UN

India on Thursday said that the transition of power in Afghanistan has been without negotiation and in a non-inclusive manner, raising questions on its acceptability....

Bharat Biotech’s Suchitra Ella says vaccines shouldn’t be a barrier to enter any nation if approved by national regulatory authorities

Vaccines should not become a barrier to enter any nation, Suchitra Ella, Joint managing director, Bharat Biotech said on Tuesday as the UK declared that...

How  India’s entry in global bond indices will help

The inclusion of India’s sovereign bonds in global bond indices—JP Morgan’s influential Government Bond Index-Emerging Markets (GBI -EM) and Global Aggregate Index—could pave the way for attracting $170-$250 billion...

AUSINDEX: India, Australia begin 5-day naval exercise

New Delhi, India and Australia on Monday began a five-day mega naval wargame with an aim to strengthen joint capabilities in support of a stable...

climate finance: View: How India can attract adequate climate finance

Last month, 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) President Alok Sharma assured that one of his key goals is to ensure that developed economies...

covid cases in india: COVID-19: Lowest fatalities reported in 167 days

India logged 38,948 new coronavirus infections and 219 fresh fatalities, the lowest in 167 days, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Monday....

India: India rising on global investment landscape. Get ready for a long equity rally

For India to reach its peak potential, the consumption story of its youthful middle-class was never going to be enough. The services sector, currently commanding...

Taliban: Do not allow cross-border terror from Afghan soil, say India & EU

External affairs minister S Jaishankar and foreign ministers of the European Union on Friday discussed the Afghan crisis, including the need to disallow the Afghan...

Vaccination in India: Over half of India’s adult population received at least 1 dose of Covid vaccine: Government

More than half of India‘s adult population has received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 16 per cent have got both, the Union...

UNSC: Under India’s Presidency, UNSC adopts strong resolution on Afghanistan, China, Russia abstain

The UN Security Council, under India‘s Presidency, adopted a strong resolution demanding that territory of Afghanistan not be used to threaten any country or shelter...

Tokyo Paralympics: Bhavina bags silver after losing gold medal match to China’s Zhou Ying

Indian table tennis player Bhavinaben Patel signed off with a historic silver medal in her maiden Paralymic Games after going down 0-3 to world number...

India-England Oval, August 19-24, 1971: Standing on the shoulders of these giants

Cricketers often take the field with black armbands to mark the passing of one of their tribe, or to condole particularly tragic recent events. Recently...

A day after showing admirable resistance, India crumble to an innings and 76-run defeat

Ollie Robinson completed a five-wicket haul as England thrashed India by an innings and 76 runs to win the third Test at Headingley on Saturday...

India has fewer ESG funds than other top 10 economies

India has fewer funds focused on environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues than other top 10 economies, data shows, amid investor caution about ESG funds...

taliban: Pakistan’s strategic interest in Afghanistan is to counter Indian influence, says US report

Pakistan’s strategic security objectives in Afghanistan almost certainly continue to be countering Indian influence and mitigating spillover of the Afghan civil war into Pakistani territory,...

Don’t place blocks & holds without any reason on requests to designate terrorists: India at UNSC

In a swipe at China, India told the UN Security Council on Thursday that countries should not place “blocks and holds” without any reason on...

What is rainwater harvesting? Methods of Rainwater Harvesting? How it is done? Read Here

Every now and then we read reports on rapidly depleting groundwater levels in many parts of India. The problem is further exacerbated during some parts...

Narendra Modi: Pandemic hits India’s prospects to become $5 trillion economy by FY25: Top US economist

It is highly unlikely that India will become a USD 5 trillion economy by 2024-25 due to the slowdown caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, University...

‘India constantly monitoring situation in Afghanistan’

India is prepared for any possible eventuality including evacuation of its officials and nationals from Afghanistan in view of fast deteriorating security scenario with the...

Tax consultants challenge constitutional validity of ‘Faceless Appeal Scheme’ in Bombay HC

The Chamber of Tax Consultants has approached the Bombay High Court to challenge the constitutional validity of provisions dealing with the ‘Faceless Appeal Scheme’. One...

Need to gradually reopen schools for mental well-being of kids: WHO

Countries need to consider graded and gradual reopening of schools as closure for a long time is impacting not only education but also the social...

India’s economy showing positive indicators of high growth rate: PM Modi

India’s economy is not only showing signs of recovery but also positive indicators of high growth rate, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday. Modi...

For enduring Afghan peace, terrorist safe havens in region must be dismantled immediately: India

Asserting that “the future of Afghanistan cannot be its past,” India on Friday said terrorist safe havens and sanctuaries in the region must be dismantled...

Return of terror camps in Afghanistan will have direct impact on India: Envoy to UN

The situation in Afghanistan is of deep concern to all members of the UN Security Council, India‘s Permanent Representative to the UN and President of...