Line of Actual Control (LAC)

News: India and China exchanged sharp statements blaming each other about LAC, with New Delhi describing China’s Line of Actual Control (LAC) claims as “untenable” and Beijing saying it “did not recognise” the Union Territory of Ladakh. What is Line of Actual Control? The LAC is the boundary that separates Indian-controlled territory from Chinese-controlled territory.Continue reading “Line of Actual Control (LAC)”

Armenia and Azerbaijan controversy over disputed region of Nagorno-Karabakh

News: The Authorities in Nagorno-Karabakh reported that more than 26 of its serviceman had been killed in the battling. At the heart of the conflict is a dispute over control of the mountain region of Nagorno-Karabakh. About Nagorno-Karabakh region: This is landlocked mountainous region. It is the subject of an unresolved dispute between Azerbaijan, inContinue reading “Armenia and Azerbaijan controversy over disputed region of Nagorno-Karabakh”

International Sign Languages Day

United Nations has declared 23rd September as ‘International Sign Language Day’. The Indian Sign Language Research and Training Centre (ISLRTC) was celebrated the ‘International Sign Language Day’. The theme of this year is ‘Sign Languages are for everyone’ with a view of enhancing awareness about Sign language and expanding its reach to everyone. Smt. ShankantulaContinue reading “International Sign Languages Day”

Gilgit-Baltistan

News Pakistan has pronounced to elevate Gilgit-Baltistan’s status to that a full-fledged province with all constitutional rights, a Pakistani media report on Thursday quoted a senior minister as saying. India has clearly conveyed to Pakistan that the entire union territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh, including the areas of Gilgit and Baltistan, are integralContinue reading “Gilgit-Baltistan”

Barbados to remove Queen Elizabeth as head of state

Barbados has announced its plan to remove Queen Elizabeth as its head of state and become a republic. The Prime Minister Mia Mottley said Barbadians wanted a Barbadian head of state. It aims to make the process in time for the 55th anniversary of independence from Britain, in November 2021. About Barbados Barbados, island countryContinue reading “Barbados to remove Queen Elizabeth as head of state”