WTO Ministerial Conference

WTO Ministerial Conference Context: The twelfth WTO Ministerial Conference is all set to begin from 12th June 2022 in Geneva, Switzerland after a gap of almost five years. What are the areas of focus? Fisheries subsidies negotiations, Agriculture issues including Public Stockholding for Food security, […]


BrahMos Context: The BrahMos has been making news since past few months including the test fire of it from a Sukhoi fighter jet and Philippines which has locked up a deal with India in procuring the BrahMos missile system. Background: In the early 1980’s the […]

FATF – Financial Action Task Force

FATF Context: Ahead of the plenary session of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), the global financial crime watchdog, from June 14 to 17 in Berlin, Pakistan which continues to face an economic crunch, is hoping for some respite in the form of its removal […]

Organisation of Islamic Cooperation

Organisation of Islamic Cooperation Context: General Secretariat of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) “condemned and denounced” the comments on Prophet Muhammed made by two erstwhile national spokespersons of the Bharatiya Janata Party. About OIC: The OIC bills itself as the “unifying voice of the […]