Friday, 19 August, 2022

Topic: Ghana

Ghana President Akufo-Addo slams European nations for not recognising India-made Covishield

At the 76th UN General Assembly session Wednesday, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo said use of vaccines as a 'tool for immigration control will be a truly retrogressive step'.

Kumkum Bhagya to Andha Kanoon — Why Ghana loves Indian films and series

For over 70 years, Hindi films and film songs, and more recently Indian television series, have circulated in Ghana.

Last queen of Hawaii to a Ghanaian freedom fighter — six women we should know better

For Women’s History Month, it is important to highlight the contributions of women across society.

COVAX delivers first vaccines, Brazil hard hit by variant & other global Covid news

As the Covid-19 pandemic shows no signs of letting up, ThePrint highlights the most important stories on the crisis from across the globe.

Air Force to exports — Ghana matters to India. And so does its election result

Airtel, Tata, Mahindra all have bases in Ghana, and India is one of its biggest trading partners of the west African nation.

This African nation will have the fastest growing economy this year. Here’s why

Long known as one of the world’s largest cocoa producers, Ghana’s growth is now being buoyed by a different commodity: oil.

Gandhi does not need statues and Ghana does not need advice on what to do with them

If devotion’s soft petals have been laid on Gandhi’s statues, so have antagonism’s sharp points.

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Sir Ganga Ram hospital Consultants, Residents and DNB students hold placards during a protest in New Delhi, on 30 December 2021 | PTI

Distrust of Indian doctors isn’t new. Class-caste bias always ruled medical profession

As a practising doctor, I discovered large question marks on claims of a trustful patient-doctor relationship in the past. The routine dehumanisation of underprivileged patients remains a rarely mentioned topic.
Farmers plant paddy saplings in a field | PTI Photo

Good news from the farm as India’s FY22 foodgrain production estimated at record 316 mn tonnes

Wheat production estimate sees marginal upward revision to 106.8 million tons, though current rate lowest in 3 years.


Su-57, the Russian 5th generation fighter aircraft Photo by Snehesh Alex Philip

Russia wants to build next generation tanks, submarines with India

As the second regiment of the S-400 Triumf air defence system starts getting delivered, Russia said it expects the serial production of AK 203 rifles in Amethi to begin in late 2022-early 2023.
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Tiranga vs Tiranga: Gloves are off as Kejriwal joins the ‘nationalism’ battle with Modi

Kejriwal’s maun vrat on Modi has ended. This is an important turn in Indian politics. In some ways rivalling the dramatic turn in Bihar.