global cooperation

India to pitch for fast-tracking UN reforms, combating terror


September 21st, 2012 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) India will pitch for fast-tracking reforms of the UN Security Council and press for expanded global cooperation in combating terrorism, piracy and climate change during ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

India for stringent regulation to check spurious drugs


September 10th, 2012 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) India is working to strengthen policies related to drug regulation in order to check spurious drugs in the market, Minister of State for Health Sudip ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

India to focus on food, drug regulation in 12th plan, says minister


September 10th, 2012 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) The central government has been focusing on strengthening regulatory policies for food and drug sectors and the task would be taken care of in the ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

CVC for global cooperation in fighting corruption


July 7th, 2012 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 7 (IANS) The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) is developing a system for cooperation among anti-corruption agencies across the world, an official said here Saturday.A Task Force of the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Boost cooperation, IMF chief urges


April 4th, 2012 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 3 (IANS) The head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Tuesday called for global cooperation to increase the IMF's ability to tackle challenges, warning that the world's economic ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Huge capital inflows from West hurting us: BRICS


March 29th, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) The world's leading emerging economies Thursday asked for increased global cooperation to stem excessive capital inflows into their respective countries as it could play havoc ... Read more...

Posted in World |

`Global cooperation must for tackling economic challenge’


December 16th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 16 (IANS) The world economy is facing gloomy prospects and all countries need to take action to deal with the global challenge, said the head of the International ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

India flags maritime troubles with China at meet with Japan


November 3rd, 2011 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Nov 3 (IANS) Indian Defence Minister A.K. Antony has called for global cooperation in maintaining the freedom of navigation in international waters, an issue that has gained major ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Amartya blames ‘bureaucratic control’ for delay in Nalanda varsity


October 8th, 2011 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) Noble Laureate Amartya Sen, who heads the interim governing board of Nalanda University, has blamed excessive bureaucratic control and difficulty in getting the money as ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Regulator for green appraisals soon: PM (Lead)


July 24th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) The government hopes to soon appoint a regulator to change the process of granting environmental clearances, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Sunday and pointed ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Shame, honour can fuel global cooperation


June 2nd, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 2 (IANS) The threat of shame and promise of honour boosts cooperation by as much as 50 percent, opening up ways to tackle tough global issues such ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Tough to control piracy: Minister


April 23rd, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 23 (IANS) Expressing concern over increasing piracy in the sea off Somalia, Minister of State for External Affairs Preneet Kaur Saturday said it was difficult to control the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

IMF monitoring to avert future financial crisis


April 17th, 2011 - 10:58 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 17 (IANS) International Monetary Fund (IMF) member countries including India have agreed to expand and deepen its surveillance of the global economy to identify largest systematic risks to ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Come and see potential of India: Anil Ambani to US firms


April 2nd, 2011 - 11:06 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 2 (IANS) India, which along with China is one of the world's "documented growth stories", offers some of the largest opportunities for American companies and the "challenge" for ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

UAE calls for global cooperation for Somali people


March 11th, 2011 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
New York, March 11 (IANS/WAM) The UAE has called upon the international community to develop a comprehensive strategy and establish a clear political and development roadmap for the Somali people.The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Time for new UN conference on laws of seas: Experts


January 31st, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.31 (ANI): An international conference of the SLOCs (Sea Lines of Communication) Group here today called for a United Nations Laws of the Seas conference to safeguard the massive volume ... Read more...

Posted in National |

US to have multi-agency ties with emerging powers like India


December 16th, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 16 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is set to reform US diplomacy by turning ambassadors into corporate-like CEOs tasked with establishing productive multi-agency relationships with ... Read more...

Posted in World |

IAEA board agrees to set up nuclear fuel bank


December 4th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 4 (IANS) Aiming to curb proliferation of nuclear material, the UN nuclear energy watchdog has decided to set up a $150-million uranium bank which would guarantee unrestricted supply of ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

India seeks global cooperation to combat terrorism: Pratibha Patil


October 21st, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 21 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil on Thursday said terrorism is a global challenge with a world wide network that threatens regional and global security, and added that ... Read more...

Posted in National |

India for global cooperation to combat terror: President


October 21st, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Thursday said "the foremost threat" the world faces today was terrorism and India wanted the menace to be combated by using all the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

India seeks global cooperation to defeat terrorism, piracy (Lead)


October 12th, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Hanoi, Oct 12 (IANS) India Tuesday sought structured global cooperation to defeat the "serious challenge" of piracy and terrorism that has reached "transnational proportions".Addressing the first Association of Southeast Asian Nations plus ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Need to speed up global solutions for chronic diseases, say researchers


September 16th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 16 (ANI): There is a need for policymakers to speed up their sense of urgency to stop the global spread of chronic diseases such as heart disease, cancer and diabetes ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

US envoy discusses terror, tolerance with Chidambaram


September 10th, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) US ambassador Timothy J. Roemer Friday met Home Minister P. Chidambaram and discussed with him ways to expand counter-terror cooperation between the two countries. The meeting ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

India’s Independence Day: Clinton vows to strengthen bilateral ties


August 13th, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.13 (ANI): US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has vowed to further strengthen cooperation and partnership between Washington and New Delhi.In a statement issued ahead of India's 63rd Indpendence Day, ... Read more...

Posted in National |

US committed to strengthening unique bond with India: Clinton


August 12th, 2010 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Aug 12 (IANS) Wishing India "a safe and joyous Independence Day celebration", Secretary of State Hillary Clinton reiterated the US' commitment to further develop their "unique" relationship to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

International funding sought for Nalanda University: Amartya Sen (Lead)


August 3rd, 2010 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) International funding will be sought for the proposed revival of the ancient Nalanda University, a global centre for learning, and Singapore Buddhist organisations have already offered donations ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Singapore Buddhist groups to help finance Nalanda university


August 3rd, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) Singapore Buddhist organisations have offered funds amounting to around $5-10 million for building a library at the proposed Nalanda University which will be a global centre of ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Cabinet nod for bill to revive Nalanda University


July 8th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) The cabinet Thursday cleared a bill that aims to revive the ancient Nalanda University in Bihar as a global centre of learning. Pegged as a ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

India, Canada to work jointly to eliminate the scourge of terrorism


June 28th, 2010 - 11:15 am ICT by ANI
By Ashok DixitToronto, June 28 (ANI): India and Canada on Sunday evening reiterated their commitment to jointly eliminate the scourge of terrorism, a menace that has bedeviled most parts of the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

India and Turkmenistan agree to cooperate against global terror


May 26th, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 26 (ANI): Declaring terrorism, transnational crime and illicit trafficking of narcotic drugs as the main threats to security and sustainable development of countries of the world, India and ... Read more...

Posted in National |

India tops in originating spam, phishing in Asia: Report


May 11th, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 11 (IANS) Hackers have kept pace with India's leap into the internet world, making the country number one in Asia for originating the highest number of spams and phishing, says ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

UN chief mourns death of Nepal’s ex-PM


March 21st, 2010 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, March 20 (IANS) The death of Nepal's former prime minister Girija Prasad Koirala was "a huge loss for Nepal and its ongoing peace process", UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Saturday. Koirala, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Cuba calls for global cooperation to end hunger


March 9th, 2010 - 4:18 am ICT by IANS
Geneva, March 9 (IANS) Cuba has called for greater international cooperation to help the world's poor with food and shelter, Prensa Latina reported. "Collaboration on the issue of food for poor should be ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Washington may see an India-Pakistan meeting (Lead)


March 3rd, 2010 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) Leaders of India and Pakistan are expected to meet on the sidelines of a global security summit in Washington next month in yet ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

India, Pakistan likely to talk again in Washington


March 3rd, 2010 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish ChandNew Delhi, March 3 (IANS) With last week's foreign-secretary level talks ending in a stalemate, the leaders of India and Pakistan are expected to meet on the sidelines ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

« Previous Entries

Subscribe