India invited to become full-time IEA member

Context Recently, India invited to become full-time IEA member. Key Details India, the world’s third-largest energy consumer. The proposal of IEA if accepted will require New Delhi to raise strategic…

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Climate Action and Finance Mobilization Dialogue (CAFMD)

Context Recently, India and US has launched Climate Action and Finance Mobilization Dialogue (CAFMD) during the an official visit by United States Special Presidential Envoy for Climate to India. About Climate…

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Kanal Istanbul Project

Context The Kanal Istanbul Project, an under-construction shipping route running parallel to the strategically critical Bosphorus Strait, is fast gaining prominence as a major divisive issue in Turkey. The canal,…

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5 Principles for Global Maritime Security

Context Recently, India’s United Nations Security Council (UNSC) month-long presidency, Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired a debate on maritime security. At the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), the Prime Minister…

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OECD-G20 Inclusive Framework Tax Deal

Context Recently, India Joins the OECD-G20 Inclusive Framework Tax Deal on Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS), a new two-pillar plan to reform international taxation rules. About OECD-G20 Inclusive Framework Tax Deal…

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Turkey pulls out of Istanbul Convention

Context Recently, the Turkey’s controversial exit from Istanbul Convention on Violence against Women has received severe criticism from various quarters and has led to protests across the country. Key Details The officials of Turkey’s…

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