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PM Modi Presents Agenda Against Economic Fugitives at G-20

Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the G-20 Summit, Argentina

To deal with economic offenders, India has presented a comprehensive nine-point agenda to G20 member nations, among other things. The Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi presented a nine-point agenda to tackle the menace of economic offenders. It was presented during the second session of the G20 Summit on international trade, international financial and taxation systems. "Cooperation in legal processes such as

Russia-Ukraine Conflict Deepens

Ukraine-Russia naval conflict deepens post Russian seizure of Ukrainian warships

United States President Donald Trump has called off his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin that was scheduled to be held on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Argentina. The announcement was made soon after the Ukraine-Russia naval conflict Russian forces on Sunday seized two Ukranian gunboats and a tug sailing from Odessa to the port of Mariupol, in the

Argentine Civil Societies Organise People’s Summit to Counter G20 Summit

People Summit in Argentina critiques G20 Summit for having imperialist agendas

The civil societies in Argentina have come together to protest against the G20 summit to be held on Friday. The People’s Summit, organised by Argentine civil society organisations, Confluence G20 and IMF Out, that began on Wednesday, denounced the imperialist nature of the G20 summit Civil societies congregated at the Argentine capital, Buenos Aires on Wednesday and Thursday for the People’s

US, Japan, India to Carry Out Trilateral Leaders’ Meet on G20 Summit Sidelines

US, India, Japan to hold trilateral during upcoming G20 summit in Argentina

The United States President, Donald Trump will be meeting the Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Argentina on the sidelines of the G20 summit. The trilateral meeting would be the first of its kind for the three countries involved. On the sidelines of the G20 summit in the last week of November, the leaders of

Indian women’s cricket team ODI captain accuses team coach of harassment

Indian cricketer, Mithali Raj accuses coach Ramesh Powar of harassment

Indian women’s cricket team ODI captain, Mithali Raj, has accused the Indian team’s coach, Ramesh Powar of humiliating and discriminating against her during the Women’s T20 World Cup. The Indian women’s cricket team batswoman, Mithali Raj, wrote an email divulging the details of harassment at the hands of Indian cricket team coach, Ramesh Powar and the Committee of Administrators (CoA)

India all set to host Hockey World Cup 2018

India to host 2018 Men’s Hockey World Cup

India will be hosting the 2018 Men’s Hockey World Cup this year in Bhubaneswar, Odisha. The opening ceremony will take place in the Indian city on November 27, 6:30 p.m. IST.   The fourteenth edition of Men’s Hockey World Cup will be hosted in the city of Bhubaneswar in Odisha, India. Sixteen countries from around the world will be participating in

Global leaders gear up for G20 summit 2018

G20 Summit to be held in Argentina on November 30, 2018

The upcoming G20 summit will be hosted by Argentina on November 30, 2018. This year’s summit is accompanied by investors’ hopes around ceasefire of the trade war between China and US. Although the summit is likely to evoke some important discourses, the undercurrent seems a bit tense. The APEC summit at Papua New Guinea was inundated by an ongoing trade conflict

Sydney wind storm creates a ruckus, hundreds of flights cancelled

Dust storm strikes Sydney, flights cancelled.

The authorities issued a health warning about the air quality in Sydney on Thursday. The warning instructed citizens, especially children and seniors with respiratory problems to stay indoors. This was followed by the Bureau of Meteorology’s serious weather warning on Friday about dangerous winds causing disruption from Victoria to New South Wales. According to forecasts, much of New South Wales, stretching

The APEC Summit 2018

APEC Summit 2018, Papua New Guinea

  The United States and China could not see eye to eye amid the existing conflicts and tension between the two superpowers. Reportedly, the two nations used the APEC platform to attack each other’s policies. The weekend summit in Port Moresby, however, opened up conversations for strengthening trade and investment relations among the member states of the Asia Pacific region. While Japan

Australia has blocked around 300 asylum seekers since 2017

Immigrants attempting to enter Australia by boat, 2014

As a consequence of Operation Sovereign Borders, Australia has stopped 300 asylum seekers travelling by boat to enter Australia since September 2017 At least 10 alleged attempts have been made in the past 14 months by asylum seekers to enter Australia by boat - and they were all foiled. With the assistance of international authorities, Australia has blocked nearly 300 asylum seekers

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