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By Edition On Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Prime Minister during celebration 71st Independence Day of India: “Curaçao is on the same path as India”

WILLEMSTAD - During the celebration of the 71st Independence Day of India, the Prime Minister of Curaçao, Eugene Rhuggenaath congratulated the Indian community with the fact that on that day - 70 years ago - India’s More...

By Edition On Monday, August 17th, 2015

Celebration India’s Independence Day

WILLEMSTAD - The Indian community in Curacao commemorated Saturday that India became independent on August 15, 1947. The celebration took place at the Queens Ballroom of the Marriott Hotel, which included traditional More...

By Edition On Monday, January 19th, 2015

Indian foreign minister to visit Suriname and Guyana

PARAMARIBO, Suriname -- Sushma Swaraj, the foreign minister of India, will cement the elusive relationship between her country and Guyana and Suriname when she visits the Guyanas in March to pave the way for the More...

By Edition On Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

Visa requirements China and India eased

WILLEMSTAD – The government has eased visa requirements for travelers from China and India. This means that everyone who has a Chinese or Indian passport, can travel to Curacao with a Canadian or American visa. More...

By Edition On Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

CARICOM, India affirm value of diplomatic cooperation

GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and India on Friday affirmed the importance they attached to diplomatic cooperation as a new Indian envoy was accredited to CARICOM. During a short ceremony More...

By Edition On Monday, May 26th, 2014

Softer tone from India’s new PM may disappoint Caribbean Diaspora

NEW YORK, USA -- The new prime minister of India, the former state governor of Gujarat, Narendra Modi, who is alleged to have been involved in the 2005 Gujarat massacre of over 1,000 Muslims, has toned down his More...

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By Edition On Friday, April 4th, 2014

Curacao Indian Business Association

WILLEMSTAD - The board of the newly formed Curacao Indian Business Association was pleased to organize its first social event of the year by hosting the Ambassador of India in Caracas, Mrs. Smita Purushottam, and More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

Palm: ‘Cooperation between Curacao and India’

WILLEMSTAD – The Minister of Economic Development, Stanley Palm has recently met with the Indian ambassador to Venezuela, Smita Purushottan. During the meeting they talked about the economies of both countries. More...

By Edition On Wednesday, March 20th, 2013

Public Lives or Private Interests?: The India-EU Free Trade Agreement

India and the European Union (EU) have a long history of bilateral relations. India was one of the first countries to establish relations with the EU after the United Kingdom joined. Since 1973, relations have strengthened More...

By Edition On Thursday, February 14th, 2013
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Rape in India: The Power of the Masses

According to BBC, a rape case is reported every 21 minutes in India. Newspapers often report horrific stories of rape, however most of the time these cases go un(der) reported. Whether it is the story of an 18-month-old More...