With the International Solar Alliance, India has taken the lead in the global war against climate change, a fight it is leading by example.
Free training and skills development project rolled out for blue-collar segment by Indian Consulate in Dubai.
Prime Minister Modi a gamechanger yet again by signing the largest domestic defence procurement deal for home grown fighter jets worth millions.
From joint mission with EU navies in the Gulf to technology transfer on Rafales, the latest talks were all about tangible results.
It is a ripe environment for utilising diaspora diplomacy, where we can effectively shape and act as “bridge-builders” between our home and adopted countries.
With the US ceding its global leadership role under Trump, the incoming Biden administration will face an uphill task putting his house in order. In the midst of this, Modi’s proactive leadership on climate change, vaccine diplomacy offers hope of an alternative, collective leadership emerging in the new world order.
French Defence Minister Florence Parly’s visit to India, for the induction ceremony of the Rafale, is a ringing endorsement of the cooperation between two nations in a multipolar world. Paris’s vigorous checks against Beijing’s nuisance value to create instability is seen as a case in point.
The Indian government recently introduced Toycathon 2021 to create awareness among school students about the rich cultural heritage of the country and promote local production.
With post Brexit trade talks coming to an end and a surge in Covid-19 cases, India looks more important than ever as a trading partner for the UK.