Union Cabinet approves revised India-Cyprus Double Tax Avoidance Agreement-Prelims-2017

The Union Cabinet approved a revised Double Tax Avoidance Agreement (DTAA) and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion with respect to Taxes on Income between India and Cyprus.The revised DTAA provides…

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BRICS Disaster Risk Reduction meet adopts Udaipur Declaration -Prelims-2017

A two-day meeting of BRICS Ministers on Disaster Management ended in Udaipur, Rajasthan today with the adoption of the Udaipur Declaration. The meeting laid bare the common thread of challenges…

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Balochistan: Everything you need to know about the Pakistan province and its bumpy history-Mains-2016

When PM Narendra Modi Ji referred to Balochistan in his Independence Day speech, he did not just touch upon a sensitive spot in Pakistan’s political history, but also gave out a clear signal that India will…

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Story of Gilgit-Baltistan: Snatched by British, occupied by Pakistan-Mains-2016

What and where is Gilgit-Baltistan?It is a chunk of high-altitude territory at the northwestern corner of Jammu and Kashmir. The region was a part of the erstwhile princely state of Jammu and Kashmir,…

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OIC expresses concern over Kashmir violence-Prelims-2017

The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has voiced its concern over alleged excesses of the Indian military and the paramilitary forces in Kashmir.This issued had surfaced after former Afghanistan President…

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Myanmar to support China’s OBOR, BCIM initiatives:-Prelims-2017 & Mains-2016

Myanmar has officially announced to support for China’s ambitious One Belt and One Road (OBOR) connectivity initiative along the ancient Silk Road.It was announced in the joint statement released by…

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