Monday, 23 May, 2022

Topic: India-Sweden

At India-Sweden dialogue on pollution, Tetra Pak and Ikea pledge to go green

Swedish King Carl XVI Gustaf chairs India-Sweden dialogue in Delhi where officials and stakeholders discuss measures to tackle air pollution & waste in India.

Why is Japan bailing out Modi govt even as global concerns rise on Kashmir

China has ignored international concerns on human rights violations while opening up its large market to the world. Modi is taking a leaf out of Beijing's book.

India answers Sweden’s Kashmir concerns, but brings up Pakistan terror threat too

Kashmir is said to have come up during a meeting between External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar and his Swedish counterpart Ann Linde Monday.

Sweden’s King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia in India for 5-day visit

Sweden's King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia are on their second five-day visit to India. 

Swedish king’s visit to India to propel business ties but Kashmir looms large

Swedish King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia will arrive in India Sunday for a six-day state visit that ends 6 December.

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Inflation made luxury cars even more expensive but sales remain in fast lane. See Mercedes

For years, the luxury car market in India was biased towards the entry-level. But today, cars below Rs 40 lakh account for the smallest fraction of sales.

World’s $300 trillion in debt. Here’s what it means for services like health, education

To meet debt payments, at least 100 countries will have to reduce spending on essential services, the IMF estimates.


File photo of a defence personnel armed with a SiG 716 rifle near the Line of Control | Photo: Snehesh Alex Philip | ThePrint

India to ink ‘repeat order’ deal for 73,000 SiG 716 rifles from the US

In February 2019, 72,400 SiG 716 rifles of 7.62 x 51mm calibre were contracted from SIG Sauer Inc, USA, under government's 'Buy (Global) category', through fast track procedure.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.