Updated : 1 month, 1 week ago IST
Bandar Seri Begawan [Brunei], May 6 (ANI): Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei on Sunday said that the country will not impose death penalty on those convicted of gay sex and adultery in an apparent bid to temper global backlash following its rollout of strict new Islamic laws last month.
Updated : 2 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Bandar Seri Begawan [Brunei], Apr 3 (ANI): Brunei on Wednesday announced to enact a stern new penal code under which adultery and gay sex will be punishable by stoning to death, and amputations as a punishment for theft.
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 3 (ANI): The United States has condemned Brunei's recent decision to clamp down on the LGBTQ community by implementing laws whose associated penalties "run counter" to international human rights.
Bandar Seri Begawan [Brunei], March 28 (ANI): Homosexuality and adultery will be punishable by death in the south-east Asian nation of Brunei after a new law proposing the same will come into effect from next week.
Updated : 3 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Feb 28 (ANI): India and Brunei signed an agreement on Thursday for exchange of information in tax matters which will help curb tax evasion and tax avoidance.
Updated : 9 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], Sept 12 (ANI): The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been apprised of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Brunei Darussalam on cooperation in the operation of telemetry tracking and telecommand station for satellite and launch ve
Updated : 1 year, 1 month ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 16 (ANI): The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday approved the signing and ratification of the agreement between India and Brunei Darussalam for the exchange of information and assistance in collection with respect to taxes.
Updated : 1 year, 4 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 26 (ANI): In an unprecedented move, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday evening announced Padma Shri award for one individual from each Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) country.
New Delhi [India], Jan 25 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi met with Sultan of Brunei Hassanal Bolkiah here on Thursday.
New Delhi [India], January 23 (ANI): External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday met with Brunei's Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Pehin Lim Jock Seng here and discussed steps to strengthen bilateral cooperation.
Updated : 1 year, 6 months ago IST
Beijing [China], Dec 16 (ANI): China has unveiled a satellite network plan for round-the-clock lock on South China Sea, which experts say, is aimed at strengthening Beijing's hold on contested waters as it quietly presses on with build-up on artificial islands.
Updated : 1 year, 7 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], November 9 (ANI): Prince of Wales Charles Philip Arthur George, accompanied by Duchess of Cornwall Camilla Parker Bowles, paid tribute to the martyrs at Delhi's Amar Jawan Jyoti.