International Relations

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam

How the G20 evolved?

Context India’s assumption of the 18th G20 (Group of Twenty) presidency underpins a new epoch for the grouping. G20 Troika and ...
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South China Sea conflict

Context Recently, the US Indo-Pacific Command, the United States Armed Forces’ unified combatant command for the Indo-Pacific region, released a ...
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India’s approach to Russia

Context India is among the few places in the world where the Soviet legacy endures with some strength. Background Russia ...
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Singapore Declaration

Singapore Declaration Context The 17th Asia and the Pacific Regional Meeting of the International Labour Organisation (APRM of ILO) set ...
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90th General Assembly of INTERPOL

Context Prime Minister of India will address the 90th General Assembly of INTERPOL at New Delhi. About the General Assembly ...
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5th Assembly of the International Solar Alliance

Context The Fifth Assembly of the International Solar Alliance was inaugurated by the Minister of Power and New & Renewable ...
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7th Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of AIIB

7th Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of AIIB Context Union Minister of Finance & Corporate Affairs attended the ...
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7th ASEAN-India Ministerial Meeting

Context The 7th ASEAN-India Ministerial Meeting (AIMMAF) on Agriculture and Forestry was held virtually. Key Details on 7th ASEAN-India Ministerial ...
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Pakistan is off FATF’s grey list

Context Pakistan is off the ‘grey list’ of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) after four years, a development that has been ...
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Interpol Red Notice

Context The Interpol has rejected a second request by India to issue a Red Notice against Gurpatwant Singh Pannun, the Canada-based founder ...
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Eastern Economic Forum and India’s balancing act

Context Russia hosted the seventh Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) Vladivostok. The four-day forum is a platform for entrepreneurs to expand ...
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Places in News: Solomon Islands

Context After refusing access to US and UK ships to its ports earlier this month, the Solomon Islands has now ...
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UN High Seas Treaty

Context Negotiations involving 168 countries, including the European Union, to agree on a UN High Seas Treaty for protecting oceans ...
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Minerals Security Partnership (MSP)

Context A new US-led partnership initiative of 11 nations aims to bolster critical mineral supply chains. India is not part ...
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Iran and Belarus to be newest SCO members

Context Iran and Belarus are likely to be the two newest additions to the China and Russia-backed Shanghai Cooperation Organisation ...
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