World this Week is helps those students who want to get a peep into the important headlines of the world quickly. This section allows you to grasp the headlines which kept the world engrossed. The important news stories that took place throughout the week are mentioned here in brief. This section therefore gives you a peep into the overall happenings of the world.
1 April 2013
• President of Egypt Mohamed Morsy was on three days visit to India in March 2013.
2 April 2013
• Two tribal women to contest polls for the first time in Pakistan.
3 April 2013
• President of India was on two-day visit to Mauritius: major deals signed.
4 April 2013
• India signed enhanced Air Services Agreement with Singapore.
• China, Russia and Pakistan held talk on Afghanistan situation.
5 April 2013
• Treaty on Legal and Judicial Cooperation signed between India and Azerbaijan.
• Connecticut signed Gun Control Legislation after Newtown Massacre.
• India and Singapore signed Memorandum of Understanding on Air Services.
6 April 2013
• UN Human Rights Chief asked US to close Guantanamo prison camp with immediate effect.
• Visa on Arrival facility for senior citizens of Pakistan initiated at Attari/Wagah Check-Post.
7 April 2013
• The Latest Talks on Iran’s nuclear programme ended without agreement.
• India strengthened ties in steel and mining with Tanzania.