Good news Delhiites! The city roads soon likely to be congestion-free. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal recently announced that to deal with the problem of traffic congestion, the roads in the national capital will soon be redesigned. According to the CM
As the U.S. tries a new way to protect shipping across the Persian Gulf amid tensions with Iran, it finds itself sailing into uncertain waters. For decades, the U.S. has considered the waters of the Persian Gulf as critical to its national security.
India, which is heavily dependent on Middle Eastern oil, is looking on with increasing apprehension as the U.S. and Iran flirt with war. The country imported 84% of its crude in the last financial year
Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif’s visit to India on May 14 and his talks with Sushma Swaraj again present India with a difficult choice: Implement US sanctions against Iran by stopping the import of Iranian oil or continue to deal with Iran on the basis of international law and India’s national interests.
The visit of Iran foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in the context of the removal of waivers that India had enjoyed for the past six months is significant. The first item on Zarif’s agenda will of course be to discuss the modalities related to continued imports of Iranian oil
Crude oil prices hit a fresh five-month high on Tuesday after the Trump administration decided not to extend the waiver that it had granted to India and seven other countries on Iranian oil imports beyond the May 2 deadline.