Saudi Arabia grants India approval for flights to Israel

Saudi Arabia has granted for the first time permission for Air India flights headed to Israel to use its airspace, the Israeli daily Haaretz reported. The decision, which will be implemented in March, means that the flights from New …

 India's External Affairs minister to visit Baku

India's Minister of State for External Affairs, Mobashar Jawed Akbar will arrive in Baku next week. The Indian delegation led by the minister will participate in the 'Heart of Asia' – Istanbul …

India's Manushi Chhillar wins Miss World 2017

India's Manushi Chhillar has won the Miss World beauty pageant for the year 2017. The win comes 17 years after Priyanka Chopra brought home the coveted title in the year 2000, NDTV reports. Stephanie …

India expects reasonable oil prices from OPEC

India expects reasonable crude oil price from OPEC member countries, Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan told Secretary General of OPEC Mohammad Barkindo. "I have …

BRICS gains economic independence

On Monday, September 4, during the summit in the Chinese city of Xiamen, BRICS countries adopted a joint declaration, in which they agreed to take a number of economic measures. In particular, heads of BRICS states decided to create a bond fund …

BRICS Summit kicks off in Xiamen

The BRICS summit has opened in China’s Xiamen on Monday as leaders of Russia, China, Brazil, India and South Africa convened for their first plenary session, TASS reports. The heads of states and governments attended an official …