Category Archives: International Updates

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 […]

India Mauritius DTAA amended

More than three decades after India entered into a bilateral Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement with Mauritius, the two countries have finally renegotiated the terms of their agreement. The signing of […]

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are officially known as Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development They are an intergovernmental set of aspiration Goals with 169 targets. The Goals are […]