Iran Foreign Minister meets Modi, Jaishankar on maiden tour

Amid the raging controversy regarding over a dozen Islamic nations condemning the comments made by former BJP spokespersons Nupur Sharma and Naveen Kumar Jindal, for which they have been suspended and expelled by the party, respectively, Iran’s Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian held talks with External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar in Delhi on his first official … Read more

Alcaraz’s drop shot: When audacity meets playfulness and embarrasses legends

Not since Michael Chang’s underarm serve to Ivan Lendl has cheekiness on red clay been as celebrated as this past month. Spanish teen sensation Carlos Alcaraz has made a habit of stunning world tennis’ leading lights with his well-disguised delicate drop shots. Among those who have scampered up the court in a hurry, only to … Read more

Jill Biden pays surprise visit to Ukraine, meets first lady

US first lady Jill Biden made an unannounced visit to western Ukraine on Sunday, holding a surprise Mother’s Day meeting with the nation’s first lady, Olena Zelenskyy, as Russia presses its punishing war in the eastern regions. Biden traveled under the cloak of secrecy, becoming the latest high-profile American to enter Ukraine during its 10-week-old … Read more

PM discusses Ukraine with Nordic leaders, meets Macron in Paris

Underlining the “shared values ​​of freedom and democracy and rules-based order” with Nordic countries, Prime Minister Narendra Modi discussed the situation in Ukraine with the Prime Ministers of Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Norway and Iceland at the second India-Nordic summit in Copenhagen Wednesday. With the countries prioritising cooperation in the post-Covid situation, Modi highlighted “how India … Read more

Boris announces £1 bn deals in Ahmedabad, meets Adani

On Friday Boris will hold detailed talks with Modi on the entire gamut of bilateral ties as well as discussions on global issues New Delhi/Ahmedabad: Beginning a two-day India visit, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson touched down in Ahmedabad on Thursday morning. A day before his formal talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on key … Read more