FGN18 UK-MINORITIES-DIVERSITY-COINS Rishi Sunak considers ethnic minority figures on UK coins London: UK Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak is reportedly considering a proposal for influential ethnic minority figures to be featured on a set of UK coins to celebrate Britain’s diversity.
FGN6 UN-AFGHAN-PAK-FORCES Afghanistan writes to UNSC over 'violations' of its territory by Pak forces United Nations: Afghanistan has written to the UN Security Council over continued “violations” of its territory by Pakistani military forces and said it will ask the 15-nation UN body to take necessary measures and actions to end them if the situation is not de-escalated bilaterally.
FGN17 VIRUS-AUS-MIGRATION-INDIANS Australia's migration intake to fall by over 2 lakh due to COVID-19; Indians affected Melbourne: Australia's migration intake will drop significantly to 31,000 in 2020-21 from 232,000 in 2018-19 due to the effects of the coronavirus pandemic, impacting thousands of Indians planning to emigrate to this country.
FGN11 UK-QUEEN-INDIA-REPATRIATION Kolkata consular official briefs Queen on COVID-19 repatriation London: Queen Elizabeth II heard at length from a Kolkata-based Indian consular officer at a British Deputy High Commission about the close collaboration between the UK and India during the repatriation efforts related to the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown.
FGN8 UN-PAK-TERROR-REPORT Pakistanis head terror groups ISIL-K, AQIS, TTP; not yet blacklisted: UN report By Yoshita Singh United Nations: Pakistani nationals remain at the leadership levels in terror groups such as al-Qaida in the Indian Subcontinent, Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant - Khorasan and Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan, and many of them are yet to be blacklisted, according to a UN report. NSA