Tanya Roy

Karnataka Minister gets covid-19 vaccine shot at home, Centre asks for report

Karnataka's minister for agriculture, Mr. BC Patil recently took his covid vaccine shot at his residence which triggered controversy on Tuesday. the images and videos of health officials administering the covid-19 vaccine shot to the minister have been doing rounds....Read More

US lawmakers introduce bill to scrap ‘One-China Policy’, resumes diplomatic relations with Taiwan

Two US top  Republican lawmakers- Tom Tiffany and Scott Perry, introduced a resolution in the House of Representatives calling for the US to end the outdated 'One-China Policy' and to resume its diplomatic relations with Taiwan. The US had maintained....Read More

China’s cyber-attack on India’s power grid, blackout hit Mumbai

Amidst the ongoing border disputes between India and China in the remote Galwan valley,  trains have been shut down and Mumbai hit a blackout and the stock markets got closed for the day in a city of 20 million people.....Read More

Dream to see India and Pakistan become good friends: Malala Yousafzai

Nobel Laureate Malala Yousufzai while attending Jaipur Literature Fest through virtual mode, shared her dream of witnessing a good friendship between India and Pakistan. 'the old philosophy of having borders and divisions don't work anymore and the people of India....Read More

WB assembly elections: EC removes Bengal ADG a day after poll date announcement

The Election Commission of India, removed the Additional Director General of Police (Law and Order) Jawed Shamim on Saturday, a day after the body announced the poll dates of West Bengal elections 2021. the charge was handed over to Mr.....Read More

India makes a donation of 1.5 millon to Taiwan to boost cooperation in traditional medicine

India made a donation of 1.5 Million (NTD 570,000) to Taiwan's National Research Institute on Friday in order to boost cooperation in traditional medicine. As per CNA, Taiwan's News reported that it was the very first time that such an....Read More

President Xi claims ‘complete victory’ in eliminating absolute poverty in China

President Xi Jinping on Thursday announced that China has achieved 'complete victory' over absolute poverty. In an hour-long speech made from the Great Hall of People in Beijing, he asserted that the victory is a 'human miracle' and the government....Read More

China set to host Winter Olympics 2022: Accused of genocide against Uyghurs, should the world boycott?

The White House has not yet arrived at a final decision regarding the participation of the US in the upcoming Winter Olympics 2022 in China. The spokesperson of President Joe Biden stated that the country is yet to decide whether....Read More

White House: Joe Biden would be disappointed if Taliban ruled Afghanistan

The White House has said that US President Joe Biden would not be okay if the Taliban ruled Afghanistan, and it further underlined that the discussions over the process of the next steps that would ensure peace in the war-torn....Read More

France denounces China’s ‘institutionalized’ abuse against the Uighurs community

On Wednesday, French foreign minister Jean-Yves Le Drian denounced the 'institutionalized repression' of China's Uighur minority. Many Human Right Experts and activists have stated that at least 1 million Muslims are detained and are being tortured in camps in China's....Read More

Pak lectures the world on Human Rights; forgets its in-house double standards and atrocities

Pakistan on Tuesday carried out a video statement while attending the 46th Human Rights Council Session wherein it accused the international community of having double standards in the matters of Human Rights. drawing the council's attention towards Kashmir, Dr. Shireen....Read More

Major jolt to KP Oli, Nepal SC reinstates House of Representatives

Nepal's top court on Tuesday reinstated the dissolved House of Representatives in a major jolt to Nepalese Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli who was embattled and preparing for snap polls.  A five-member constitutional bench headed by Justice Cholendra Shumsher JBR....Read More

Terrorists kill four Pashtun women activists in Pakistan

A group of terrorists ambushed a vehicle in a northwestern tribal region, killing four women who were Pashtun activists. the incident happened amidst the ongoing meet of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) on the fate of Pakistan as the....Read More

Anti-coup protests in Myanmar escalate: Military leaders under renewed pressure

Hundreds and thousands of anti-coup protesters took to the streets across Myanmar on Monday despite the threats they received from the junta which stated that it was prepared to use force to absolutely crush what it sees as ''anarchy''. The....Read More

Centre starts to clear China’s FDI plans after a 9-month freeze

The government of India has now begun to give clearance to Foreign Direct Investment proposals from China, concluding the 9-month long freeze. the government has decided to review the proposals on a case-by-case basis stating that the approvals have begun....Read More

EAM S. Jaishankar reaches Mauritius, hold talks to strengthen bilateral ties

External Affairs Minister, Mr. S. Jaishankar arrives in Mauritius on Sunday after concluding his visit to the Maldives.  Tweeting about his visit, he thanked FM Alan for the warm welcome and said that he looks forward to the fruitful visit.....Read More

G7 nations hold meet: Here’s why India must be at G7

G7- the group of seven, founded in the 1970s was meant to draw the most powerful democracies in the world together. The G7 which consists of Canada, Germany, Italy, France, Japan, the United States, and the United Kingdom is going....Read More

West Bengal politics: Clashes erupt at BJP’s Paribortan Yatra; Dilip Ghosh blames TMC

Trinamool Congress has launched its principal campaign slogan for the upcoming West Bengal assembly polls. The slogan - 'Bangla Nijer Meyekei Chaaye' which translates to - 'Bengal wants its own daughter ' was put up on hoardings along with a picture....Read More

After J&K delegation visit, EU calls for early assembly polls

The European Union envoys, on their third visit to J&K, praised certain measures taken by the Government of India after 5th August. EU studied the on-ground situation in the Union territory and now looks forward to an early organisation of....Read More

Mangalyaan 2 will be an orbiter mission: ISRO Chief K Sivan

Mars Orbiter Mission 2, also called 'Mangalyan-2' will be India's second orbiter mission, said Mr. K Sivan, Chief of Indian Space Research Organisation. After the first MOM- Mars Orbiter Mission became successful, ISRO called for the 'announcement of opportunities' on....Read More

Mumbai witnesses spike in Covid-19 cases: Lockdown imposed in some districts

On Friday, Maharashtra reported more than 6000 new covid-19 cases in a single day for the very first time making the total infectious count to 2,087,632 while the fatality rate of the cases stands at 2.48 % with over 51,713....Read More

FS Shringla calls out China in Russia; which way will Russia go?

Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla arrives in Moscow for a 2-day visit, stated that the disengagement plan is a 'step in the right direction' and is expected to reach a conclusion within 2-3 days. Talking about the ongoing border tensions....Read More

ISRO, Australian space agency ink collaborative partnership; time for Quad in space?

The Australian space agency and Indian Space Research Organisation(ISRO) collaborates on the subject of space underpinned by an MoU to further strengthen the partnership between the two countries. On Wednesday, Australian Space Agency and Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) inked....Read More

French lawmakers approve controversial ‘Anti-radicalism’ bill

On Tuesday, French lawmakers voted on the controversial anti-radicalism bill in the lower house of the parliament and gave assent for its implementation. The bill is supposed to strengthen supervision of mosques, sports club and schools in order to safeguard....Read More

Farmers agitation intensifies across Jat belts, BJP hold talks with party leaders

On Tuesday, the BJP top brass initiated a discussion with party leaders over farm bills as the agitation spread across the jat belts. Union home minister Amit Shah along with Party’s chief minister JP Nadda met and consulted the farm....Read More

The Taliban advances on Afghan cities, puts the wind up for the country

The Taliban have been actively obtruding in key provinces of Afghanistan for months and strategically trying to move their troops to certain outposts and military bases. The terror group has been threatening to move the country to its snapping point....Read More

Assam is the Springboard of India’s ‘Act East’ Policy, says EAM S. Jaishankar

On Monday, External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar pronounced Assam as Springboard of India's Act East Policy and its overall development as fundamental to the success of the policy. Addressing a press conference on ‘Act East Policy and India-Japan Cooperation in....Read More