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'Dosti hamari gehri hai': Maldives foreign minister praises friendship with India; Watch
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'Dosti hamari gehri hai': Maldives foreign minister praises friendship with India; Watch

India has provided financial assistance of USD 100 million to the Maldives government amid the economic challenges faced by the country

Not just Putin, PM Narendra Modi's India First policy and leadership has been praised by several world leaders
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Not just Putin, PM Narendra Modi's India First policy and leadership has been praised by several world leaders

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's dedication to creating a better India has not only earned him accolades from his countrymen but has also motivated other world leaders to follow his footsteps and admire him

Meenakashi Lekhi discusses Ukraine conflict, impact on food, energy with UN General Assembly President
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Meenakashi Lekhi discusses Ukraine conflict, impact on food, energy with UN General Assembly President

President of the 76th session of the UN General Assembly, Abdulla Shahid, tweeted that it was 'good to meet' Lekhi

I got Covishield from India, says President of the 76th UN General Assembly Abdulla Shahid
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I got Covishield from India, says President of the 76th UN General Assembly Abdulla Shahid

India has exported over 66 million doses to nearly 100 countries, including the Maldives, Shahid's home country

Taliban not to participate in UNGA meet; diplomats of ousted Afghan government attend session
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Taliban not to participate in UNGA meet; diplomats of ousted Afghan government attend session

Afghanistan is scheduled to address the ongoing UN General Assembly session on 27 September

UNGA chief says world at 'turning point' as it faces COVID-19, fragility, conflict and climate change
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UNGA chief says world at 'turning point' as it faces COVID-19, fragility, conflict and climate change

Shahid, in his address to the opening of the 76th General Debate, said that challenges of climate change and the pandemic keep people awake at night and fuel a collective anxiety and worry that things are progressively getting worse.

Maldives foreign minister Abdulla Shahid elected president of UN General Assembly
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Maldives foreign minister Abdulla Shahid elected president of UN General Assembly

The Maldivian minister said his ‘immediate priority’ will be recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic and working to ensure ‘vaccine equity’

Sushma Swaraj and Maldives foreign minister Abdulla Shahid hold meeting to deepen bilateral cooperation
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Sushma Swaraj and Maldives foreign minister Abdulla Shahid hold meeting to deepen bilateral cooperation

This is Abdulla Shahid's first visit after assuming charge as foreign minister of Maldives and assumes significance as the ties between both the countries had severely strained under the previous government in the island nation.