International Current Affairs 2018

/International Current Affairs 2018

India- Oman sign Eight MoUs including in defence, health and tourism sectors

India and Oman have signed eight Memoranda of Understandings (MoUs) in different areas including defence, health and tourism. The MoUs were inked during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s maiden visit to Oman. Prime Minister Narendra Modi today held wide-ranging talks with the Sultan of Oman as the two sides signed eight agreements, including pacts on cooperation [...]

Prince Charles launches education impact bond for India

Britain’s Prince Charles has launched a new 10-million-dollar Development Impact Bond (DIB) to help improve education for over 200,000 children in India. The DIB or Development Impact Bond is the largest bond of its type in South Asia. Education impact bond is the latest fundraising initiative by British Asian Trust (BAT) set up by royal 10 [...]

PM Modi to present Grand Collar of the State of Palestine

The Grand Collar of the State of Palestine was conferred to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 10th Feb by President Mahmoud Abbas, recognizing his key contribution to promote relations between India and Palestine. President Abbas conferred the Grand Collar of the State of Palestine on Modi after the conclusion of the bilateral meeting between the two leaders. Modi [...]