As part of the new initiative, government representatives, diplomats, celebrities and religious leaders will join a series of exhibition matches, beginning with two at Lords and Indian Gymkhana Club this month.
Published on Jul 04, 2018 09:21 AM IST
British PM Theresa May has often linked the return of illegal immigrants to improving visa offer for Indians, but the row over treatment of Commonwealth citizens shelved the plan during Modi’s visit.
Published on Apr 23, 2018 10:35 PM IST
CHOGM leaders called for a halt to all violence, a restoration of normality, and accountability of the perpetrators of gross violations of human rights through and independent process of investigation.
Updated on Apr 21, 2018 09:49 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi told the heads of 52 other countries that India would train 30 boys and 30 girls under the age of 16 every year with the help of the BCCI.
Updated on Apr 20, 2018 11:45 PM IST
By Prasun Sonwalkar, London
Queen Elizabeth, who turns 92 on Saturday, has been the head since the death of her father, King George VI, in 1952.
Updated on Apr 20, 2018 11:03 PM IST
The Commonwealth evolved out of the British empire in the mid-20th century, and the Queen has been its head since her reign began in 1952.
Updated on Apr 19, 2018 09:57 PM IST
The Commonwealth Small States Trade Finance Facility is expected to help small states to obtain easier access to international trade finance.
Updated on Apr 18, 2018 10:58 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will arrive in the UK on Tuesday and participate in bilateral meetings the next day before a ‘Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting’ dinner hosted by British Prime Minister Theresa May in London.
Published on Apr 15, 2018 02:12 PM IST
PTI, London | By HT Correspondent
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is due to attend the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting against the backdrop of Brexit.
Updated on Apr 13, 2018 07:39 PM IST
Published by the Commonwealth Secretariat, the report titled ‘Strengthening the Commonwealth Advantage: Trade, Technology, Governance’ says intra-Commonwealth investment has seen a “dramatic rise” driven by India in recent years.
Updated on Apr 05, 2018 08:34 AM IST
London, Hindustan Times | By Prasun Sonwalkar
Australia’s reputation for tough but fair competition took a hit when Test cricketers admitted ball-tampering. They will look to hit the reset button at the Commonwealth Games 2018.
Updated on Apr 04, 2018 12:57 PM IST
Agence France-Presse, Gold Coast | By Agence France-Presse
Mirnalini Dayal has been recognised for her work as a campaign leader for Health Over Stigma and Yogesh Kumar as the founder of social enterprise Even Cargo.
Published on Mar 27, 2018 02:11 PM IST
Press Trust of India, London | By HT Correspondent