PEMRA also decided to cancel the one-sided rights that were given to Indian media in 2006 by government of former military dictator Pervez Musharraf.
Myanmar is our gateway to South East Asia and ASEAN with which India has been seeking greater economic integration through India’s 'Look East' and ‘Act East’ Policy.
The eight BRICS summit was held from 15 to 16 October under the theme Building Responsive, Inclusive and Collective Solutions.
Both the countries also announced the year 2017 as the Year of Friendship and Exchanges between China and Bangladesh.
The two agreements include cooperation in the field of water resources and promotion of co-operation between Indian Council of World Affairs and its Hungarian counterpart.
The signed agreements included procurement of the S-400 air defence system and construction of four Admiral Grigorovich-class (Project 11356) guided-missile stealth frigates in India.
Maldives decided to leave the Commonwealth saying it was treated unjustly and unfairly by the Commonwealth. Earlier, Commonwealth Ministerial Action Group warned it of suspension if it fails to bring in rule of law and democracy.
The action came after UNESCO approved a draft resolution, sponsored by several Arab countries, which repeatedly used only the Islamic name for a hilltop complex, which is also the holiest site in Judaism.
The agreement was signed between the Indian Agricultural Association, Hindustan Agro Co-Op Ltd (HACL) and United Innovation Corporation (UIC), Russia.
Inaccurate estimates of the tuberculosis burden in India between 2000-2015, has led the World Health Organisation (WHO) to underestimate the global TB epidemic.
Seven countries had alarming levels of hunger, while 43 countries including high-population countries like India, Nigeria and Indonesia had serious hunger levels.
Mohammed VI, the king of Morocco, made the announcement after Benkirane's PJD party emerged with the most number of seats in the 395-seat lower house of parliament.
The resolution proposed by France and Spain failed to be adopted as it received a negative vote by permanent member Russia. Veto by any one of the Council's five permanent members means a resolution cannot be adopted.
The Shadow Cabinet is a feature of the Westminster system of government. It consists of a senior group of opposition spokespeople who, under the leadership of the Leader of the Opposition, form an alternative cabinet to that of the government.
The step eased restrictions on Myanmar’s financial institutions, allowed certain transactions related to US individuals living in the country, and removed seven state-owned enterprises and three state-owned banks from the US blacklist.
The resolution, adopted by a vote of 14-0 with Venezuela abstaining, stressed that the council's aim is to disrupt the organized criminal enterprises engaged in migrant smuggling and human trafficking and prevent loss of life.
IMF urged India to continue reform of its tax system and eliminate subsidies to provide more resources for investments in infrastructure, education, and health care.
The Anti-Rape Bill passed by the parliament calls for punishing rapists by use of modern technology of DNA testing in probes involving rape cases.
The report was prepared by UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS). It was released on the occasion of World Teacher's Day, held under the theme Valuing Teachers, Improving their Status.
These three Memoranda of Understandings (MoUs) agreements were signed during the visit of Singapore Premier Lee Hsien Loong to India.
The measure is an addition to France's Energy Transition for Green Growth Act, a wide-reaching law adopted in 2015 with the aim of mitigating the impact of climate change.
Kaljulaid won vote 81-0, with 20 members absent or abstaining. Her selection follows two failed votes and weeks of heated debate.
The voters rejected the peace deal with 50.24% voting against it. The deal was signed last week of August by President Juan Manuel Santos and FARC leader Timoleon Jimenez after four years of negotiations.
The blockade of the Brahmaputra river tributary comes at a time India has decided to suspend talks with Pakistan under Indus Water Treaty as part of its efforts to hit back at Pakistan in the aftermath of the Uri attack.
The nations pledged to develop an enabling framework to promote research cooperation and knowledge transfer among these countries in collaboration with other BRICS initiatives.
With this, the Americas became the first in the world to have eliminated measles, a viral disease that can cause severe health problems, including pneumonia, blindness, brain swelling and even death.
The deal was signed on the sidelines of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) General Conference in Vienna.
DeLaurentis had been working at the new US embassy in Havana, which opened since 2014.
On the other hand, Government of Indian has also appointed 1988-batch IFS officer Taranjit Singh Sandhu as the next High Commissioner of India to Sri Lanka. He will replace Yash Sinha.