Addis Ababa, May 24 (IANS) India Tuesday announced a massive $5 billion credit line for Africa for the next three years and unveiled a host of new institutions for capacity building, signature initiatives aimed at forging a 'contemporary and modern' partnership with the resource-rich, 53-nation continent.
Tuesday, May 24, 2011 7:12:52 PM
Addis Ababa, May 24 (IANS) Following are what Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said were 'initiatives' that India was prepared to take as part of its 'emerging partnership' with Africa, a region which he said was poised to become a 'major growth pole for the world economy':
Tuesday, May 24, 2011 6:40:56 PM
Addis Ababa, May 24 (IANS) Taking its burgeoning ties with Africa to a new high, Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday announced a massive $5 billion aid for the next three years and an additional $700 million for setting up new institutions and training programmes across the African continent.
Tuesday, May 24, 2011 2:58:46 PM
Addis Ababa, May 24 (IANS) India Tuesday made a strong pitch for reform of global political and economic institutions, including the UN Security Council, as it began a second summit with Africa here.
Tuesday, May 24, 2011 2:38:38 PM
Addis Ababa, May 24 (IANS) India Tuesday began its second summit with Africa that is expected to give a big push to economic and strategic ties between two of the fastest growing regions of the world.
Tuesday, May 24, 2011 1:54:02 PM
Cairo, May 24 (IANS) Egypt, which has lost around $2 billion in tourism revenue due to the political turmoil which forced president Hosni Mubarak to resign, has now opened six ancient tombs to visitors.
Tuesday, May 24, 2011 7:32:16 AM
Abu Dhabi, May 23 (IANS/WAM) Visiting Sri Lankan Trade and Industry Minister Rashad Badi Al-Din met with UAE Foreign Trade Minister Sheikha Lubna Al Qasimi here Monday to discuss ways to boost bilateral trade and investment.
Monday, May 23, 2011 9:45:32 PM
Addis Ababa, May 23 (IANS) Signalling a subtle shift in India's stance over the contentious Afghan reconciliation process, India Monday said it has no issues with it as long as the process did not involve power-sharing, resulting in a Taliban takeover, and the Taliban elements renounced terror.
Monday, May 23, 2011 9:41:21 PM
Addis Ababa, May 23 (IANS) A day before its second summit with African leaders, India Monday accused the West of trying to conjure up an arena of rivalry between New Delhi and Beijing in Africa and sought to distinguish its development-centric approach revolving around trade, training and capacity building.
Monday, May 23, 2011 8:46:09 PM
Addis Ababa, May 23 (IANS) In the wake of the audacious terror attack on a naval base in Karachi, one of Pakistan's most secure military facilities, India Monday voiced apprehensions about the safety of nuclear installations in the neighbouring country and pointed to the deepening divide there over the Afghan war.
Monday, May 23, 2011 8:24:36 PM
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