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  • Indo-Pacific economic ministers to meet Sept. 8-9 in Los Angeles

    Indo-Pacific economic ministers to meet Sept. 8-9 in Los Angeles

    US Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo and Trade Representative Katherine Tai will co-host the meeting with ministerial-level officials from the 13 other members of the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework, including Australia, India, Japan and South Korea. 

    August 25, 2022
  • An enforceable global law needed to curb terrorism

    An enforceable global law needed to curb terrorism

    Freedom from terrorism is just one important element in the larger scheme of things - climate emergency, unprecedented economic crisis, massive social breakdown, to list just a few.

    August 18, 2022
  • Senate Victory

    Senate Victory

     Democrats used a fast-track legislative process known as reconciliation to pass the measure in the face of unanimous opposition from Republicans.

    August 11, 2022
  • Announcement of freebies by political parties will lead to economic disaster: Centre to SC

    Announcement of freebies by political parties will lead to economic disaster: Centre to SC

    The apex court suggested an expert body comprising representatives of Niti Ayog, Finance Commission, RBI, political parties and other stakeholders, should examine the pros and cons of freebies, while acknowledging that it is a serious issue.

    August 3, 2022
  • Economic challenges

    Economic challenges

    While providing employment, projects for reforestation and flood control can also help reclaim millions of hectares of soil from erosion and devastation.

    August 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
  • Its time we moved away from GDP thinking

    Its time we moved away from GDP thinking

    We can no longer undermine the effects of our actions on the ecology, and neither can we continue disregarding the massive disparities in our society.

    July 1, 2022
  • IPEF Challenges

    IPEF Challenges

    The IPEF is being viewed by many as a counterweight to the promise of prosperity doled out by Chinese ascendence. However, the question is whether IPEF is a sufficient effort or is it too little too late?

    June 22, 2022
  • Battered economies

    Battered economies

    The passing show, so to speak, of Russia’s war in Ukraine, is likely to have a crippling effect on recession in both large and small economies.

    June 13, 2022
  • ASEAN must move more quickly

    ASEAN must move more quickly

    Just over a year ago, ASEAN released its mid-term review of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) Blueprint 2025. The review reported that 54.1 per cent of the document’s line items had been completed, with another 34.2 per cent in progress. 

    June 1, 2022
  • Jaishankar in LS underlines economic cost of Ukraine-Russia conflict

    Jaishankar in LS underlines economic cost of Ukraine-Russia conflict

    He, while explaining India's stand in the ongoing Russia-Ukraine conflict, said that India encourages talks between Kyiv and Moscow, including at the level of their Presidents.

    April 6, 2022
  • Maritime sector important for India’s economic growth: PM

    Maritime sector important for India’s economic growth: PM

    In the last eight years, he said the government has focused on port-led development which was essential for economic growth and building an ''Aatmanirbhar Bharat''

    April 5, 2022
  • Odisha: Fugitive economic offender held in Rs 15 crore chit fund scam

    Odisha: Fugitive economic offender held in Rs 15 crore chit fund scam

    The accused conniving with other personnel of the bogus money circulation companies had duped several investors on the pretext of returning a high rate of interest on their deposits under various attractive schemesThe amount defrauded by Samanta and others ran into more than Rs 15 crore.

    March 8, 2022
  • Satellite images used to track economic activity

    Satellite images used to track economic activity

    Satellite imagery is used to show annual water storage cycle at Stanley Reservoir, Tamil Nadu.

    January 31, 2022
  • Highlights of Economic Survey 2021-22

    Highlights of Economic Survey 2021-22

    As per IMF’s latest World Economic Outlook projections, India’s real GDP is projected to grow at 9 percent in 2021-22 and 2022-23 and at 7.1 percent in 2023-2024, which would make India the fastest-growing major economy in the world for all 3 years;

    January 31, 2022
  • Economic blight

    Economic blight

    Parts of Europe and the United States of America are already grappling with a wave of infections of the more widely reported Delta variant. Misgivings are not wholly unfounded not the least because the new strain could further destabilize economies that are still emerging from lockdowns and disruptions in the wake of Covid-19.

    December 7, 2021
  • Give information about drugs peddlers, get cash reward: Odisha EOW

    Give information about drugs peddlers, get cash reward: Odisha EOW

    Without specifying the cash reward amount, the EOW said “Whoever gives any actionable information leading to the arrest of this person shall be suitably rewarded”.

    December 2, 2021