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Six years a slave: Indian farm workers exploited in Italy | India News

SABAUDIA, ITALY: When Balbir Singh refers to his ordeal, he uses the Italian word “macello”, which roughly translates as “mess” — but it is hardly enough to convey what the migrant Indian farm worker has endured. For six years, he lived in what can only be described as slave-like conditions tending cattle in the province …

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India flags mutual recognition of Cowin vaccine certificate with Italy | India News

NEW DELHI: India has flagged issues such as mutual recognition of COWIN vaccine certificate, easing of travel restrictions, and portability of social security benefits of Indians working in Italy during an economic cooperation meeting between the two countries, an official statement said on Saturday. The issues were raised during the India-Italy Joint Commission for Economic …

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Army chief on four-day visit to UK & Italy to boost def cooperation | India News

NEW DELHI: Army chief General M M Naravane is on a four-day visit to the United Kingdom and Italy to discuss measures to enhance defence cooperation with the two countries. During his visit to the UK on July 5-6, he is slated to hold talks with the secretary of state for defence, chief of defence …

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Army chief Naravane to inaugurate war memorial for Indian soldiers in Italy, will also visit UK | India News

NEW DELHI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General M M Naravane will embark on a four-day visit to the United Kingdom and Italy from July 5 to 8. He will be inaugurating the Indian Army Memorial in the famous town of Cassino and will be briefed at the Italian Army’s Counter IED Centre of Excellence …

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Matera Declaration by G20 reflects Indian concern for farmer welfare, agri-diversity: EAM Jaishankar

In the Matera Declaration, the G20 ministers recognised that poverty alleviation, food security and sustainable food systems, are key to ending hunger. External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has appreciated Italy for highlighting food security and said the Matera Declaration reflects the Indian concern on issues including the welfare of small and medium farmers, and recognising …

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Jaishankar, African Union flag ‘vaccine equity’

Calls for global cooperation to combat pandemic amid suspense over EU’s nod for Covishield International cooperation is the way forward to deal with vaccine requirements to counter the threat of COVID-19 pandemic, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said on Tuesday during the G20 Foreign Ministers meeting at Matera in Italy. The comment came on a …

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India’s vaccination drive keeps gaining momentum: PM Modi | India News

NEW DELHI: Noting that India’s Covid vaccination drive “keeps gaining” momentum, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday that “vaccines for all, free for all” remains the government’s commitment. Modi was reacting to a tweet of the Union health ministry that put out an infographic saying India has achieved another milestone as the total number …

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