Category Archives: International Updates

Highlights of the G-20 Summit – 2016

The eleventh annual meeting of the G20 heads of governments Why in News: The eleventh annual meeting of the G20 heads of governments was held at the Chinese city of […]

Balochistan issue – All you need to know

  Prime Minister Narendra Modi raised the issue of Balochistan conflict in his recent Independence Day address. While this was appreciated and welcomed by the Baloch leaders, it was criticized […]

Yemen civil war – All you need to know

The Yemeni Civil War is an ongoing conflict that began in 2015 between two factions claiming to constitute the Yemeni government, along with their supporters and allies.

BrahMos missile system

IAF test-fires land-attack version of BrahMos The Indian Air Force successfully test-fired a land-attack version of the supersonic cruise missile, BrahMos, in the western sector. BRAHMOS missile system A missile is […]

India, Iran and Chabahar Port

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Iran visit, significance: To diversify (and increase) India’s oil and gas supplies; To enhance connectivity and trade with Afghanistan, Central Asia and beyond via Iran; Given […]