Taiwan’s Tang Prize Foundation collaborates with the National Taiwan University to stage the 2020 Tang Prize Masters’ Forum on the Power of Civil Society for Realization of the Rule of Law

Hosted by Dr. Jiunn-rong Yeh, chair professor of National Taiwan University, this Forum features not only speakers and panelists of diverse backgrounds and specialties, but also former Tang Prize Laureates in Rule of Law, including former Justice of the Constitutional Court of South Africa, Albie Sachs and former Special Representative for International Migration for the […]

Systematic approach and two-way communication key to rise of Indian hockey in world rankings: SV Sunil

“This systematic approach has definitely contributed to the team’s improvement over the years. Earlier, we would do what the coach would say without questioning or without reasoning. But this has changed drastically over the years and there is a two-way communication approach where players are equally involved in planning training sessions.”

South Gujarat University survey ranks Indore MP Shankar Lalwani as number one for public service during COVID-19

The MP thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for this and said that he is his inspiration for public service. Lalwani also described the sanitation workers of Indore as inspiring and said that they work hard to keep the city clean in every season and he as a public servant has learned a lot from them. 

On the 75th Anniversary of Hiroshima, Here’s Where the World Stands With Nuclear Weapons

Many in the U.S. remain the most concerned about adversarial states such as North Korea and Iran, although the Persian Gulf nation does not currently possess nuclear weapons. Analysts have argued that the best way to prevent Iran from becoming a nuclear-armed power is to return to the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, commonly […]

Eyeing China, Taiwan urges alliance against ‘aggressive actions’

“The rapid militarisation of the South China Sea, increasing and frequent grey-zone tactics in the Taiwan Strait and East China Sea, coercive diplomacy used against countries and corporations…are all destabilising the Indo-Pacific region,” Tsai said, without directly naming China.

NIRF Ranking 2020 released Latest Updates: IIT Madras, IISc Bangalore, IIT Delhi top 3 institutes, check full list here

11:24 am| Under the ‘Peer Perception’ parameter, institutions are ranked on the basis of Academic Peers and Employers (PR). This is to be done through a survey conducted over a large category of Employers, Professionals from Reputed Organizations and a large category of academics to ascertain their preference for graduates of different institutions.

Chinese fighter jets buzz Taiwan for a second day as tensions rise

TAIPEI (Reuters) – Chinese fighter jets approached Taiwan on Thursday for a second day in a row, the island’s defence ministry said, urging China to stop “destroying regional peace” in a further ratcheting up of tension across the sensitive Taiwan Strait.

Taiwan reports multiple Chinese fighters to its southwest

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen warned last month that the risk of accidental conflict was rising because of tension in the South China Sea and around Taiwan and communication must be maintained to reduce the risk of miscalculation.

NIRF India Rankings 2020: Full list of top institutes in India, check here

The AIIMS New Delhi has been named the foremost medical sciences institute in the country. National Law School of India University, Bengaluru has topped the list for ‘Law’ Discipline. National Law University Delhi has bagged the second rank followed by NLU Hyderabad.

China Will Reportedly Sanction Senior US Officials Who Visit Taiwan

In early August, China objected to the planned visit by US Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar to Taiwan but Secretary of State Mike Pompeo responded by saying that “cabinet members have travelled to Taiwan previously”, adding that this visit did not run counter to the previous policy.