Apr, 19, 2016
Panel to probe Gurdwara blast
- Context: An explosion at a Gurdwara in German city of Essen
- Pane: A special commission has been set up to probe the explosion at a Gurdwara in Germany
- Security: Authorities have assured India that all steps will be taken to ensure security for all minorities including the Sikhs
- Motive? Police said they have no indication that the attack was racially motivated or was undertaken with a terror motive
Oct, 06, 2015
India, Germany agree to resume FTA talks
- Pacts signed for expediting German investments in India; loans worth €1 bn for solar power generation.
- EU restrictions on more than 700 generic drugs were unfair. Hopefully this will be taken care of.
- What is FTA? A group of countries that have few or no price controls in the form of tariffs or quotas between each other.
- One of the most well-known and largest free trade areas was created by the signing of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).