Saturday, 3 December, 2022
TopicIndia-Sweden

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.

On Camera

YourTurn

File photo of Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan | ANI

Arif Mohammad Khan vs Kerala govt isn’t a new faceoff. Old cases show Governor wears two hats

Under UGC provisions, a search committee is appointed to find suitable candidates for the V-C post. Governors make their selection from among these names.

51 cow universities, old pension scheme, jobs — what RSS affiliates want from 2023 Budget

Welfare schemes and ‘self-reliance’ figure high on Sangh organisations’ wishlists for finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of the Budget, which she will present on 1 February.

Defence

A soldier with 'Arjun', a black kite trained to down enemy drones, during the Yudh Abhyas exercise being held in Auli, Uttarakhand | Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

It’s a plane, no it’s a bird! Army’s training eagles & falcons to swoop down on hostile drones

The birds are also being trained for surveillance at Remount Veterinary Corps Centre in Meerut, with cameras fitted to their heads to record videos.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.