Bilateral/International Relations

US-Saudi Relations

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Why in news? US President Donald Trump visited Riyadh on 21st May. He addressed leaders from over 50 Muslim countries in Riyadh. What is the previous stand of US President? During the America…

May 23, 2017 0 136

United States of Myanmar

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Why in news? Myanmar is to hold the second round of the 21st Panglong Union Peace Conference in its administrative capital, Nay Pyi Taw. A major issue at the meet will be the question of federalis…

May 23, 2017 0 146

India U.S. - Climate Change Issues

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Why in news? U.S. President accused that the U.S. pays billions of dollars while China, Russia, and India have contributed nothing to the pollution. What are India’s contributions? India ha…

May 22, 2017 0 160

Kulbhushan Jadhav – ICJ Verdict

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Why in news? India won the plea against Pakistan to grant counsellor access to Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav.  Preliminary order from the International Court of Justice that prevents Paki…

May 19, 2017 0 286

India’s stand on Palestine

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Why in news? Recent visit of Palestine President Mahmoud Abbas to New Delhi – his fifth since being elected as the successor to Yasser Arafat in January 2005, and his first after Modi became Pr…

May 19, 2017 0 238

Presidential race in Iran

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Why in news? President elections are going to be held in Iran, on May 19 2017. How president elections will take place in Iran? The Iranian presidency is not a strong institution compared to othe…

May 18, 2017 0 224

Kulbhushan Jadhav Case – Part II

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Click here to read more. Why in news? After a break of close to 18 years, India-Pakistan again found themselves in the International Court of Justice at The Hague. What is the issue? India claim…

May 18, 2017 0 255

Eurozone – Safe Zone

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What is the issue? Most Eurozone members’ fiscal positions have undergone considerable improvement in recent years. Cyclically, the eurozone is doing well, both by its own standards and rela…

May 18, 2017 0 230

Belt and Road Forum

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Why in news? India did not attend the BRI event of China; this underlines the enduring tragedy of Sino-Indian relations. India’s Distrust with China: The distrust list with china has just g…

May 17, 2017 0 256

Opting out of Belt and Road Initiative

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What is the issue? India did not attend the recently held Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) Forum in China. Why India did not attend? India referred to the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) an…

May 16, 2017 0 239

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