Modi and Trump

Discussed an energy deal with India, says Trump

US President Donald Trump said that he discussed an energy deal with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in their talks. On the second and final day of his two-day visit, Trump held talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and an energy deal was among the various topics.

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India needs freedom from noise pollution

Noise-wise, India is among the most polluted countries in the world. The data on noise pollution is scarce, but whatever little exists for India shows that, in most cities, noise reaches dangerous levels

India and Sri Lanka to sign MoU to develop Jaffna Airport

The Sri Lankan cabinet has approved a proposal to enter into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the development of the Jaffna International Airport with the Government of India.

Polio vaccination drops are Sharia-compliant: Pakistan Ulema

Clerics and scholars of different religious schools of thought in Pakistan have underlined that polio vaccination drops are Sharia-compliant and urged the public to make a success of the drive for the eradication of polio from the country.

‘India bigger threat than China on climate change’

Michael Bloomberg, the aspirant for the Democratic Party nomination for president, has said that India as a big problem for climate change than China and drew immediate media criticism

India's growing wine industry: Promoting healthy drinking and a job provider

It is not surprising anymore to visit a restaurant in Delhi, Mumbai or Bangalore and find table after table ordering a glass or a bottle of wine with food. Go to a department store or a wine shop and you find even women shopping for wines

A larger crude oil supply deal likely during Trump visit

India and the US may seal a larger crude oil supply deal during the visit of President Donald Trump later this month with diplomatic sources indicating that American oil companies are coming with offers that would make it attractive for indian companies to increase oil imports from US despite the longer distance and higher freight

India to buy 24 naval choppers from US worth $2.6 bn

Ahead of US President Donald Trump's visit to India, the Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) headed Prime Minister Narendra Modi cleared the purchase of 24 American helicopters for the Indian Navy

No high-rise buildings along sea, says Bangladesh PM

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina asked the authorities concerned not to build high-rise establishments along the sea in Cox’s Bazar.