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EU wants to work with India on resource efficiency

EU wants to work with India on resource efficiency

Sat, 06 Jun 2020

Astrid Schomaker, Director, Global Sustainable Development, Directorate General for Environment, European Commission Brussels, said the EU is looking forward to engaging with India as it moves towards the presidency of the G-20 in 2022....

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Kuwait wants to bring down migrant population from 70% to 30%

Kuwait wants to bring down migrant population from 70% to 30%

Fri, 05 Jun 2020

Kuwait wants to slash the migrant proportion of its population from 70 to 30%....

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Czech Republic GDP Q1 2020

Czech Republic GDP Q1 2020

Wed, 03 Jun 2020

Czech Republic: GDP falls at sharpest pace in over a decade in Q1 on partial Covid-19 blow...

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COVID-19: Members fear quarantine upon return from Parliament panel meet

COVID-19: Members fear quarantine upon return from Parliament panel meet

Wed, 03 Jun 2020

The fear of being quarantined for up to 14 days upon return to their home state after attending the meeting of a parliamentary committee in the national capital has been cited by some members as the reason for their inability to attend....

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Greece PMI May 2020

Greece PMI May 2020

Tue, 02 Jun 2020

Greece: Manufacturing PMI bounces back from record-low in May as economy reopens...

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View: Modi has political capital to reform the power sector

View: Modi has political capital to reform the power sector

Mon, 01 Jun 2020

Coronavirus has strengthened will for power reform but must be sustained to overcome political hurdles....

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US Congress weighs choice: 'Go big' on virus aid or hit 'pause'

US Congress weighs choice: 'Go big' on virus aid or hit 'pause'

Tue, 26 May 2020

It's a defining moment for the political parties heading toward the election and one that will affect the livelihoods of countless Americans suddenly dependent on the federal government. Billions in state aid, jobless benefits and health resources are at stake....

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IIM pan-India study covers consumer behaviour during lockdown

IIM pan-India study covers consumer behaviour during lockdown

Sat, 23 May 2020

Despite worries, majority (60%) of people covered in the study are confident about India’s ability to curb the spread of pandemic. Measures by the government like lockdown, social distancing, and contract tracing seem to give people confidence....

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Six Indian Americans named to Biden-Sanders Unity task forces

Six Indian Americans named to Biden-Sanders Unity task forces

Fri, 22 May 2020

Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal and former Surgeon General Vivek Murthy have been named co-chairs of the Health Care Task Force. The Unity Task Force is a result of the Sanders's endorsement of the Biden campaign....

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The health of 7.8 billion people is stuck in a dangerous

The health of 7.8 billion people is stuck in a dangerous

Thu, 21 May 2020

No one from the World Health Organization said in public that China might not be providing the full picture....

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