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  • French toast?

    French toast?

    President Macron, who declared on taking office that he’s beholden to no particular ideology, found – and took – the opportunity to provide a French flavour to Europe’s stand on major foreign policy issues without letting historic allegiances, customs, or his own inexperience get in the way of his ambitions.

    February 17, 2022
  • Macron meets von der Leyen as France kicks off EU Council Presidency

    Macron meets von der Leyen as France kicks off EU Council Presidency

    Von der Leyen recalled the solidarity between European countries during the pandemic. She said that over 70 per cent of the EU's adult population have now been fully vaccinated against Covid-19 and that the EU aims to donate and deliver 1.7 billion vaccine doses around the world by the middle of this year.

    January 8, 2022
  • Declining fortunes

    Declining fortunes

    The latest Gallup poll has indicated that Biden’s score of 43 per cent ~ among all voters ~ had not changed since last September. Having started his innings at the White House on 57 per cent, his ratings remained at around 50 per cent till the withdrawal of American troops from Afghanistan last August and the takeover by the Taliban.

    January 1, 2022
  • India takes over UNSC presidency; to work for humanity,focus on terror

    India takes over UNSC presidency; to work for humanity,focus on terror

    Tirumurti said that India will be organising three high-level signature meetings focusing on its priority areas -- maritime security, peacekeeping and counter-terrorism. PM Modi is expected to preside virtually over one of the high-level meetings on August 9.

    August 1, 2021
  • Slovenia takes over EU presidency

    Slovenia takes over EU presidency

    Prime Minister Janez Jansa and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen highlighted the EU's post-Covid recovery as a major issue that Slovenia's EU presidency will deal with.

    July 2, 2021
  • It is time to ignore Chinese statements on Tibet

    It is time to ignore Chinese statements on Tibet

    India, grabbing heights on the southern bank of Pangong Tso gained the much-needed confidence that it could hold the Chinese PLA at bay.

    January 5, 2021
  • Students march to protest against police brutality

    Students march to protest against police brutality

    Hundreds of students brought out the rally this afternoon from Sahid Minar ground and marched towards the state BJP headquarter on the C R Avenue.

    December 22, 2019
  • Presidency turns Left

    Presidency turns Left

    This is said to be the first time that the girls’ common room will be under the SFI’s belt.

    November 21, 2019
  • Turkey set to vote in referendum on presidency

    Turkey set to vote in referendum on presidency

    Millions of Turks will head to the polls on Sunday to vote in a tight referendum race that could transform the country into a presidential republic, granting sweeping new powers to the President. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is seeking to replace the parliamentary system with an executive presidency, Hürriyet Daily News reported. Approval could see …

    April 15, 2017