Tag: Current Affairs of 6 October 2017

India, Ethiopia sign agreements on trade, communication

  India and Ethiopia signed agreements on trade, communication and media to boost bilateral ties. The agreements were signed after wide ranging talks between President Ram Nath Kovind and his Ethiopian counterpart Mulatu Teshome at Addis Ababa in Ethiopia. The two leaders discussed economic relations between the two countries and also support to Ethiopia in

Kazuo Ishiguro wins the Nobel Prize in literature

  British author Kazuo Ishiguro has won the 2017 Nobel Prize for Literature. The novelist was praised by the Swedish Academy as a writer “who, in novels of great emotional force, has uncovered the abyss beneath our illusory sense of connection with the world”. He has written eight books, which have been translated into over

Ganga Prasad sworn in as Meghalaya governor

  Ganga Prasad was sworn in as the new Governor of Meghalaya at Raj Bhawan in Shillong. The Chief Justice of Meghalaya High Court, Justice Dinesh Maheshwari administered the oath of office and secrecy to Mr Prasad. Meghalaya Chief Minister Dr Mukul M Sangma including Cabinet Ministers and high ranking officials from the Armed Forces

India, Djibouti sign agreement on bilateral consultations

  India and Djibouti signed an agreement to establish regular Foreign Office-level consultations during President Ram Nath Kovind’s visit. The agreement was signed after Kovind and his Djiboutian counterpart Omar Guelleh held talks. President Kovind thanked Guelleh for his country’s support during Operation Rahat for evacuating Indians from war-torn Yemen in 2015, and also discussed