Five Bangladesh nationals were sent back to their country after recovering from mental ailment issues at Modern Psychiatric Hospital in West Tripura's Narsingarh on April 2. They strayed into Indian soil unknowingly and were rescued from different locations in Tripura from 2015. "After fulfilling all the protocols, they were sent back to Bangladesh through Akhaura ICP in a simple ceremony on Friday," said Assistant Bangladesh High Commisioner… read-more
Courtesy: Press Trust Of India
Maldives spoke out in support of India at the SAARC foreign ministers’ meeting on September 24, in rejecting the proposal to hold the 19th SAARC summit in Pakistan. The current SAARC chair, Nepal had put forth the proposal. The Foreign Minister of Maldives, Abdulla Shahid in the informal meet said that it is not the right time to hold the summit since countries are already busy in handling the COVID-19 pandemic.
Courtesy: The Times of India
India's Foreign Minister S Jaishankar on September 24 met the members of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) and raised the issue of cross-border terrorism. The meeting was an informal conference, where the minister also confirmed India's intensions of "a connected, integrated, secure and prosperous South Asia.” Earlier, the External Affairs Ministry has stated that India looks forward to productive regional… read-more
Courtesy: India Today