AU summit: G20, BRICS as Africa’s route to greater global influence

February 24, 2023

The summit of the African Union (AU) in February 2023 has shown that the bloc is in the process of accession to the G20 grouping ... Read More

South Africa vows to use BRICS chair role to advance African interests

January 12, 2023

South Africa will use its chairmanship of the BRICS group of leading emerging economies — comprising Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa — to ... Read More

Egypt applies to join Shanghai-based New Development Bank

November 14, 2022

Egypt has reached a deal with Shanghai-headquartered New Development Bank (NDB) to join the financial institution whose strategy the Arab country says is in line ... Read More

Building an Indian Superpower : Modi’s Pakistani First Step

June 5, 2014

Narendra Modi’s landslide victory for the Bharatiya Janata Party against the incumbent National Congress in India’s national elections has bought a new political dynamic to ... Read More