The Taliban after taking over Afghanistan has made an appeal to the international community that their government should now be recognized. "International community should respect the will of the Afghan people", Taliban spokesperson Sohail Shaheen said. Besides, Shaheen added that China “can play a big role in rebuilding, reconstruction of Afghanistan.” The Taliban has also called for the release of funds for the new government.
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World leaders wished India on the occasion of the 75th Independence Day on 15th August. POTUS Joe Biden shared his wishes while stating, “In this moment of great challenges and opportunities, the partnership between India and the US is more important than ever." Meanwhile, Bhutan's PM Lotay Tshering conveyed his appreciation for India's support during difficult times. "I offer my warmest wishes on this special occasion”, he added.
New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern has been placed at the top of the Fortune’s world’s 50 greatest leaders list for successfully tackling COVID-19 in the country. Interestingly, the CEO of Serum Institute of India, Adar Poonawalla, also made it to the list for boosting vaccine production by 90% in India's COVID crisis. Other leaders in the list include Paypal CEO Daniel H Schulman, NBA Rescuers and Jessica Tan among others.
As Prime Minister Narendra Modi celebrates his 70th birthday on September 17, leaders around the globe have sent their greetings to the PM. The Prime Minister of Russia shared his wishes on the Facebook saying, “Under your leadership, India is successfully moving along the path of socio-economic, scientific and technical development.” Nepal's Prime Minister took to twitter to share 'warm greetings' stating that the two leaders will work… read-more
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