The government has decided to suspend issuing labour permits to Nepalese nationals in four conflict-hit countries, namely Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria and Libya.
Earlier, the bill was introduced in 1996, but was delayed by successive governments citing national security issues, while Sri Lanka was at war with Tamil rebels until 2009.
Northern Ireland, London and Scotland voted strongly to stay back with the EU while the Wales and the English shires backed Britain exit (Brexit) from the EU.
The peace talks between the government and the rebels were hosted by the Cuban president, Raúl Castro; while Venezuela that had the observer status played an important role in encouraging FARC to the negotiating table.
To tackle the crisis from which the EU is suffering from, the force have the right to intervene in front-line countries like Greece and Italy.
It reviews the current challenges in India’s financial sector and analyzes some of the impacts of the recommendations of the 14th Finance Commission on Indian states.
These six Indian soldiers were part of some 175 men from 11 overseas countries who were awarded Britain’s award for valour, the Victoria Cross (VC), during the war.
The agreements were signed during the 3-day visit of Thailand Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha.
The mandate of Korea Plus covers the entire investment spectrum including supporting Korean enterprises entering the Indian market for the first time.
The agreements were signed after a dialogue between President Pranab Mukherjee and his Namibian counterpart Hage Geingob.
India-Bangladesh transit facility under the revised Inland Water Transit and Trade Protocol became operational between Kolkata-Ashuganj-Tripura on 16 June 2016.
With a length and breadth of 189.5 yards and 37.1 yards respectively, it is the world’s largest and most powerful vessel of its kind.
The judgment is a defeat for cable, wireless and telephone companies who were trying to avert tighter oversight of the consumer broadband business.
The contract seeks to undertake exploration and other developmental activities related to Polymetallic Sulphides in parts of Central and South - West Indian Ridges located in the Indian Ocean.
As a member of the ICDP, India will get assistance in executing the Koyna scientific deep drilling project in Maharashtra.
While the MoU deals with the cooperation in the agriculture and allied sector, the Air Services Agreement is expected to spur greater trade, investment, tourism between both the countries.
US citizens traveling to Havana can now do so without exchanging dollars, at a 10-percent fee, into the Cuban peso if they are using the Stonegate cards.
Thomson will begin his tenure in September 2016 at the commencement of the 71st General Assembly session.
In the secret ballot election, Israel received 109 Yes votes. No votes were cast against Israel. However, there were 23 abstentions, 14 invalid ballots and 43 votes for other countries in the Western European.
The three agreements signed with Ghana included one for visa waivers for holders of diplomatic and official passports and one for setting up a Joint Commission.
The National Office of Electoral Processes (ONPE) on 9 June 2016 announced that the Peruvian political organization Peruanos Por el Kambio received the most votes representing 50.12% of valid votes.
Under the scheme, the signatories commits to the initiative to automatically exchange information on beneficial ownership.
The objective of the Memorandum of Understanding is to facilitate QIA to study investment opportunities in the infrastructure sector in India.
The United States recognized India as a Major Defense Partner which strengthens the defense cooperation between these two Nations. This will allow India to purchase more advanced and sensitive technologies from the US.
The two nations inked MoU to enhance co-operation on Wildlife Conservation, management and Combating Wildlife Trafficking.
It will involve some 31000 troops from Poland, the US and 17 other NATO member nations and from five partner nations.
In 2015, Cuba became the first country to be validated for having successfully eliminated mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis.
The Executive Board of the IMF accepted this 36-month extended arrangement under its Extended Fund Facility (EFF) with Sri Lanka under special drawing rights (SDR).
The world’s most powerful woman in the list is German Chancellor Angela Merkel who fetched the first spot for six years running.
Under Return Directive policy, a migrant can be detained for up to 18 months, only when it is believed that the person has committed a separate crime.