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Russian company, ROSATOM, constructing nuclear power plants worldwide to cut carbon emissions to help global environment

... passive safety features to prevent reactor meltdowns. Reactor safety has been an important issue in light of the 2011 Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster in Japan. ROSATOM has several ongoing construction projects providing VVER reactors in countries like India, Iran, Turkey, and China. With the completion and operation of these reactors, carbon emissions are expected to decrease worldwide. This can help end the environmental crisis of global warming which is linked to carbon emissions. Source: singularityhub....


The Strait of Hormuz and the Gulf of Aden

... transforming the current negative dynamics both in the Gulf and in the Middle East in general. As the saying goes, every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. Let us rewind history 15 years and move southwest of the Strait of Hormuz to the Indian Ocean around the Horn of Africa. It is here, in the Gulf of Aden, that Somalian pirates regularly captured dozens of foreign ships a year in the early 21st century. This criminal business grew steadily and finally became a major obstacle for the ...


VIF Delegation Visited RIAC

Gleb Ivashentsov, RIAC Vice President, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Russia, delivered the key speech at the meeting On July 11, 2019, Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) hosted a meeting with the delegation of Vision India Foundation (VIF). Gleb Ivashentsov, RIAC Vice President, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Russia, delivered the key speech at the meeting. The Indian delegation was headed by VIF Executive Director Shobhit Mathur. The group consisted ...


Russia’s State Migration Policy Concept 2019–2025

... Reforms Needed with Russian Labor Migration? Russia will actively support skilled workers to live in these areas of low population and encourage permanent residence if workers build closer ties to Russia. Russia specifically wants to negotiate with India on its State Migration Policy concept so India may provide the skilled workers needed to promote the economic development of Russia in these low populated areas. On 31 October 2018, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed the State Migration Policy ...


What the SCO Summit in Bishkek Confirmed

... circumstances were naturally the focus of the recent Bishkek summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), an alliance that has begun to stake its claim to being both a both trans-continental and global organization following the accession of India and Pakistan to its ranks. At the same time, while last year’s Shanghai 8 meeting in Qingdao, China was a sort of overture for its two new members, the Kyrgyzstan summit demonstrated the Organization’s rather quick (albeit not entirely smooth) ...


Is “Democracy” Only Way India Should Look For?

Indian Prime Minister Shri Narendra Damodar Das Modi before entering the Indian Parliament for first time on First Day of First Session of 17th Lok Sabha(Lower House) of His Newly Elected Government. I am not going to define the word Democracy as many ...


Indian Elections 2019: Towards New Economic and Political Goals

... plausibly shifting, towards decoding the prospective strategic-priorities and attendant policy-parameters, that would constitute and chaperone foreign policy and national security, under a Modi strategic calculus 2.0. (At the time of penning this account, India had not tallied, its federal election results). The features of the electoral campaign Unless in the grips of existentialism, national security and foreign policy dimensions rarely figure on the campaign-stump in India, or for that matter across ...


Put the Best Foot Forward: What Russia Could Offer to India

What prevents Russia and India from making a breakthrough in bilateral relations? Russia has been trying to turn towards the East for five years now, and the Indian vector traditionally gives a lot of hope. However, over time, the content of Russia-India relations is getting ...


Meeting with Indian Ambassadors

RIAC Director General gave the keynote speech at the meeting. RIAC Program Manager Ksenia Kuzmina also took part in the event. On May 14, 2019, Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) hosted a meeting with a group of Indian diplomats. The delegation included D. B. Venkatesh Varma, Ambassador of India to the Russian Federation, Vikram Misri, Ambassador of India to the People's Republic of China, Sanjay Verma, Ambassador of India to Japan, Kumar Tuhin, Ambassador of ...


Poll conducted

  1. Korean Peninsula Crisis Has no Military Solution. How Can It Be Solved?
    Demilitarization of the region based on Russia-China "Dual Freeze" proposal  
     36 (35%)
    Restoring multilateral negotiation process without any preliminary conditions  
     27 (26%)
    While the situation benefits Kim Jong-un's and Trump's domestic agenda, there will be no solution  
     22 (21%)
    Armed conflict still cannot be avoided  
     12 (12%)
    Stonger deterrence on behalf of the U.S. through modernization of military infrastructure in the region  
     4 (4%)
    Toughening economic sanctions against North Korea  
     2 (2%)
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