13th East Asia Summit in Singapore The 18-country EAS – which groups all 10 Asean members plus Australia, China, India, Japan, South Korea, New Zealand, Russia and the United States It was Prime Minister Modi’s 5th East Asia Summit. India has been participating in the East Asia Summit since its inception in 2005.
The impact of World War I on India The war linked India to global events in profound ways with far-reaching consequences On the morning of 26 September, 1914, the Castilia and the Mongara sailed into Marseilles. On board the British India Company ships was the Lahore Division of the British India Corps. An article in The […]
Six professors win Infosys Prize 2018 for science and research Six eminent professors have been awarded the Infosys Prize 2018 across different categories of science and research, the software major’s science foundation announced on Tuesday. The annual award includes a pure gold medal, a citation and a prize purse worth $100,000 (or its equivalent in Indian rupees), […]
The bloodshed that was the Russian Revolution Communism reached its hideous depths in Russia under Joseph Stalin, but it was rotten right from day one We know that Communism has led to some of the worst crimes against humanity. Joseph Stalin and Mao Zedong were monsters, killing millions of their own countrymen. But they were […]
2018 UNESCO Asia-Pacific Awards for Cultural Heritage Conservation The renewal of the early 20th-century Shijo-cho Ofune-hoko Float Machiya has received the Award of Excellence in this year’s UNESCO Asia-Pacific Awards for Cultural Heritage Conservation. Ten projects from five countries – Australia, China, India, Japan and Thailand – have been recognized by an international Jury of conservation experts […]