San Francisco: India’s Piyush Goyal holds bilateral meetings with counterparts on sidelines of IPEF

On the sidelines of the IPEF (Indo-Pacific Economic Framework for Prosperity) in San Francisco, India’s Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal attended a series of bilateral meetings aimed at deepening and finding scope for new investment opportunities. Goyal, currently on a four-day visit to the US, met Indonesia’s Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs, Airlangga Hartarto and the talks between the two leaders focused on strengthening trade and investment ties between India and Indonesia.

X sign taken down from Elon Musk company’s San Francisco HQ after complaints

Following several complaints, Elon Musk’s X sign has been removed from his social media company, formerly known as Twitter’s San Francisco headquarters on Monday in the afternoon hours. Citing several media reports, The Hill stated the workers removed the luminous sign after receiving complaints from city residents and officials. It had been put up last week during the company’s rebranding.

Khalistan supporters brandish sword, shout anti-India hate outside San Francisco consulate

Anti-India protestors held away at the Indian Consulate in San Francisco on July 8 when pro-Khalistan groups shouted ‘Khalistan Zindabad’ (Hail Khalistan), some held Khalistan flags, others held placards proclaiming “Liberty or Death”, “Sikhs declare Independence from Lawless India,” etc, while some stood on the Indian National flag, and even brandished a large sword.