Category: South Asia

India’s religious composition largely stable since partition; fertility rates fall in all faiths: Pew Research Center

By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 22 September 2021: India’s religious composition is ‘stable’ since 1947 when British India was partitioned into India and Pakistan. East Pakistan later became Bangladesh. This conclusion comes from the Pew Research Centre, Washington, D.C., in its latest report ‘Religious Composition Of India’ released by it […]

Kailash Satyarthi named new UN Sustainable Goals advocate amid global rise in child labor

Photo – @k_satyarthi From António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations, appointed Kailash Satyarthi, Nobel Peace Laureate, as a Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) advocate, a role that is integral to advancing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The appointment comes during a critical year, the UN International Year for […]

Australia-India ‘Cyber & Critical Technology ‘ cooperation with new grants

Marise Payne & Dr.S.Jaishankar at the Australia-India 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue in New Delhi. Photo- @MarisePayne By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 13 Sept 2021: Australia and India are poised to take their Australia-India Cyber and Critical Technology Partnership (AICCTP) program to the next second level with new grants for institutions of […]

India presses for easing travel restrictions for international students

Photo- India’s Minister of External Affairs Dr.S.Jaishankar & Australia’s Foreign Minister Marise Payne. Source- @DrSJaishankar By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 12 September 2021: The issue of thousands of stranded Indian students enrolled in Australian universities and institutions because of Covid-19 international restrictions raised its head at the 2+ 2 talks […]

Full text of XIII BRICS Summit – New Delhi Declaration

NEW DELHI, Sept. 9 (Xinhua) — The Following is the full text of the 13th BRICS Summit New Delhi Declaration released on Thursday: XIII BRICS Summit – New Delhi Declaration Preamble 1. We, the Leaders of the Federative Republic of Brazil, the Russian Federation, the Republic of India, the People’s […]