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  • Even in global crisis, India considered as bright spot: PM Modi

    Even in global crisis, India considered as bright spot: PM Modi

    The Prime Minister in his address said India received a record foreign investment of 84 billion dollars last year.

    November 2, 2022
  • Is Bhutan’s economy headed for a similar economic crisis like Sri Lanka?

    Is Bhutan’s economy headed for a similar economic crisis like Sri Lanka?

    “If we continue to experience the widening trade deficit, then it is certain that we will experience current account deficit and run out of our foreign currency reserve,”

    August 1, 2022
  • Three-way fight for Lanka presidency

    Three-way fight for Lanka presidency

    The winner will take charge of a bankrupt nation that is in talks with the IMF for a bailout, with its 22 million people enduring severe shortages of food, fuel and medicines.

    July 20, 2022
  • Sri Lanka is in crisis – and so are its scientists

    Sri Lanka is in crisis – and so are its scientists

    With the country in vast amounts of debt and inflation sky-high, the government doesn’t have enough money to import fuel, exacerbating food shortages.

    July 17, 2022
  • Sri Lanka crisis: Rise and fall of Rajapaksa’s ‘Political’ dynasty

    Sri Lanka crisis: Rise and fall of Rajapaksa’s ‘Political’ dynasty

    It was impossible till a while ago, to imagine the humiliating confrontation that Gottabaya faced on Tuesday with airport immigration staff when he was stopped to fly by the very staff which was serving the regime.

    July 12, 2022
  • Sri Lanka crisis: UN calls for dialogue to ensure smooth govt transition

    Sri Lanka crisis: UN calls for dialogue to ensure smooth govt transition

    On Monday, the Deputy Spokesperson for the Secretary-General, Farhan Haq said that the UN Secretary was closely following the developments in Sri Lanka, and stands in solidarity with the country.

    July 12, 2022
  • India always stood by Sri Lanka, no refugee crisis right now: Jaishankar

    India always stood by Sri Lanka, no refugee crisis right now: Jaishankar

    There is no refugee crisis right now, said Jaishankar upon his arrival in Kerala as part of intensifying the BJP's efforts to make gains in South India. Jaishankar's comments reflect how India continues to stand by its neighbours amid difficult times.

    July 10, 2022
  • UNICEF: Economic crisis in Lanka hurting children most

    UNICEF: Economic crisis in Lanka hurting children most

    A foreign currency shortage has left the country struggling to import essential goods, pushing food and fuel prices sky-high. Staples like rice, lentils, milk, and cooking oil are slipping out of reach for many.

    July 10, 2022
  • What is delaying Maharashtra political crisis settlement?

    What is delaying Maharashtra political crisis settlement?

    Is there some dilemma regarding the fact that the MLAs would return back to the Shiv Sena fold once they enter the assembly for the floor test because parting ways with Shiv Sena or as a matter of fact with Bala Saheb is not only an emotive issue but also puts them into a political tight spot?

    June 28, 2022
  • Congress Legislature Party meeting today on Maharashtra political crisis

    Congress Legislature Party meeting today on Maharashtra political crisis

    According to Maharashtra Congress sources, the meeting with Kamal Nath will be attended by General Secretary in-charge of Maharashtra Congress HK Patil, State party President Nana Patole, State Cabinet Ministers Balasaheb Thorat, Ashok Chavan and other senior leaders.

    June 22, 2022
  • UK consumer confidence plunges to record low amid cost-of-living crisis

    UK consumer confidence plunges to record low amid cost-of-living crisis

    While those who pay by direct debit should receive the money automatically, those who pay in other ways or who are exempt from council tax have to apply.

    May 21, 2022
  • India stares at power shortage in summer demand due to coal supply crisis

    India stares at power shortage in summer demand due to coal supply crisis

    Global thermal coal prices have remained elevated as a fallout of the Russia-Ukraine conflict, which disrupted trade flows and crippled supply amid additional demand from Europe, which has now sanctioned Russian coal.

    April 13, 2022
  • Crisis in Israel

    Crisis in Israel

    “The Jewish identity of the State of Israel is our right to exist here,” Ms Silman has been quoted as saying by The Jerusalem Post. “Injury [to that] without any regard for the public and for the values I represent, is a red line for me.”

    April 12, 2022
  • Gota, go! Crisis unites Lankans

    Gota, go! Crisis unites Lankans

    The suffering masses took to the streets with a single slogan, never before articulated against any head of state of this country. And in this desperation, the slogans arising from hunger, weariness, and helpless resentment were blind to all the differences between the communities, their collective frustration bringing them together as no lavishly foreign funded NGOs and INGOs could achieve for the last 10 years after the war.

    April 6, 2022
  • Pakistan’s constitutional crisis to adversely affects its economy, say analysts

    Pakistan’s constitutional crisis to adversely affects its economy, say analysts

    As per experts, the dissolution will further worsen already critical political turmoil in Pakistan, reported Geo News. The current situation in the country creates a legal crisis that will impact stocks, bonds, and commodities, said the analysts

    April 5, 2022
  • Defence Expo postponed

    Defence Expo postponed

    Nearly 70 countries were expected to participate in the event, which is aimed at building upon the vision to achieve self-reliance in the defence sector. The theme of the Defence Expo 2022 was ‘India - The Emerging Defence Manufacturing Hub’.

    March 4, 2022
  • India to help Sri Lanka with USD 2.4 billion to overcome financial crisis: Report

    India to help Sri Lanka with USD 2.4 billion to overcome financial crisis: Report

    India's critical support to Sri Lanka is due to the ongoing fuel crisis where the country is unable to purchase due to short of US dollars in the country, the Policy Research Group (PRG) said in its report.

    January 20, 2022