Bodies of 9 suspected migrants found in Panama

Bodies of 9 suspected migrants found in Panama

Sunday, 26 September 2021 | AP | Panama City

Nine bodies of suspected migrants have been found near a remote community in the Panamanian jungle close to the border with Colombia, local prosecutors said on FridaThe bodies, including one child, were found near the Tuqueza and Canaán Membrillo rivers in the Emberá Wounaán indigenous region, according to the Darien...

Taliban's relationship with world to be defined by actions: Blinken

Saturday, 25 September 2021 | PTI | New York

The Taliban’s relationship with the international community is going to be defined by the actions the group takes, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said, asserting that “this is not a favour” to the world but a basic requirement for a stable and secure Afghanistan. The Taliban swept across Afghanistan last...

China slams Quad ahead of 1st in-person summit in US, says it will find no support

Saturday, 25 September 2021 | PTI | Beijing

Ahead of the first in-person Quad summit among the leaders of the US, India, Japan and Australia in Washington, China on Friday criticised the grouping, saying the formation of “exclusive closed cliques” runs against the trend of times and will find “no support”. At the invitation of US President Joe Biden,...

Both France, US have strong interests in strengthening respective relationships with India even more: Blinken

Saturday, 25 September 2021 | PTI | New York

The US and France have “very strong interests” in strengthening their respective relationships with India even more, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has said, while not getting into the “specific hypotheticals” of a future nuclear submarine alliance between New Delhi and Paris. Blinken was responding to a question on would...

US VP Kamala Harris ‘source of inspiration' for many: Modi

Saturday, 25 September 2021 | PTI | Washington

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has described US Vice President Kamala Harris as a "source of inspiration" for many people around the world and expressed confidence that bilateral relations will touch new heights under President Joe Biden and her leadership. Modi made these comments during a joint press appearance with Harris at...

Quad leaders to announce new working group: White House

Saturday, 25 September 2021 | PTI | Washington

Leaders of Quad countries — Australia, India, Japan and the US —would announce a new working group on space, a supply chain initiative and a 5G deployment and diversification effort apart from discussing issues like challenges in the Indo Pacific, climate change and Covid-19 pandemic during their historic meeting here...

Af power transition without negotiation, in non-inclusive manner: India at UN

Friday, 24 September 2021 | PTI | New York

India on Thursday said that the transition of power in Afghanistan has been without negotiation and in a non-inclusive manner, raising questions on its acceptability. India’s Secretary (West) in the Ministry of External Affairs Reenat Sandhu, speaking at the Community of Democracies 10th Ministerial Conference ‘Democracy and Resilience: Shared Goals’, said...

Highest stakes in repatriating displaced people from Myanmar: India

Friday, 24 September 2021 | PTI | United Nations

As the only country sharing a long border with Bangladesh and Myanmar, India has one of the “highest stakes” in resolving the issue of repatriation of displaced persons from the Rakhine State of Myanmar, New Delhi’s envoy here said. Permanent Representative of India to the United Nations Ambassador TS Tirumurti told...

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