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Indian Foreign Minister to Visit Dhaka on June 26

Indian Foreign Minister Sushama Swaraj will visit Dhaka on June 26, according to sources in the Foreign ministry. During the visit Sushama Swaraj will hand over a letter of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inviting her to visit India. Prior to the last elections, BJP leader Sushama Swaraj was the

Sisi Declared Egypt’s New President

Abdul Fattah al-Sisi has urged Egyptians to work to restore stability after being declared the winner of last week’s presidential election. The former army chief said he wanted “freedom” and “social justice”, echoing the slogan of the 2011 revolution. Sisi spoke after election officials announced that he had received 96.9 percent of the vote and

Modi Govt Taking Oath on May 26

National Democratic Alliance leader Narendra Modi will be sworn in as the next Prime Minister of India on Monday, May 26, along with his Cabinet. The swearing in ceremony will take place at the Rashtrapati Bhavan. This was disclosed by BJP president Rajnath Singh after meeting President Pranab Mukherjee along with NDA leaders here to

Manmohan Address Goodbye to Personal Staff

Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday personally address goodbye to his personal staff in his South Block office while thanking them for their assistance. He met 110 personal staff members and expressed his gratitude towards them, sources said. Dr. Singh, who became the Prime Minister in 2004, met them in the PMO where he

Eastern Ukrainians Vote on Separation

Separatists in eastern Ukraine appeared to be on track to declare victory in a referendum Sunday that Kiev and the West called illegal and riddled with irregularities. The vote ratchets up tensions between the Kremlin, which may recognize the referendum, and the nascent government in Kiev, which is struggling to regain control of the two