Category: India

India’s Budget Deficit To Narrow Down To 5.3% Of GDP In FY22, Forecasts GlobalData

Published by ValueWalk The upcoming Union Budget of India (2022-23) is expected to focus on bringing in economic reforms to ease supply-side bottlenecks, provide production-linked incentive (PLI) schemes to domestic MSME’s* sector, asset monetization and privatization. Along with this, the government needs to strike a balance between fiscal expenditure and fiscal consolidation. Against this backdrop,

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MFA congratulates India on occasion of India’s Republic Day

Published by Azer News By Trend The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan congratulated India on the national holiday, the 73rd Republic Day of India, Trend reports referring to the message of the Azerbaijani Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Twitter. “We convey our best wishes and warmest congratulations to the government and

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GRAPHIC – How a Russian-Ukraine conflict might hit global markets

Published by Reuters UK By Karin Strohecker LONDON (Reuters) – A potential invasion of Ukraine by neighbouring Russia would be felt across a number of markets, from wheat and energy prices and the region’s sovereign dollar bonds to safe-haven assets and stock markets. Below are five charts showing where a potential escalation of tensions could

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Foreign Secretary’s speech to the Lowy Institute

Published by TDPel Media I’d like to begin by acknowledging the Traditional Owners of this land – the Gadigal people – and by paying my respects to Elders past and present. It’s great to be back in Sydney and at the Lowy Institute with my friend Marise Payne. As the UK sets out on its

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German government distances itself from navy chief’s comments on Putin

Published by Reuters BERLIN (Reuters) – The German government on Saturday distanced itself from comments made by its navy chief after video footage emerged in which the vice-admiral said Russian President Vladimir Putin deserved respect and that Kyiv would never win back annexed Crimea from Moscow. German Navy Chief Kay-Achim Schoenbach apologized for his “rash”

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Expert warns of looming ‘genocide’ of Indian Muslims

Published by Al-Araby A genocide of Muslims may be about to take place in India, an expert who reportedly predicted the Tutsi Genocide in Rwanda, years before it occurred in 1994, has warned. There are “early signs and processes” of genocide in the states of Assam and Indian-administrated Kashmir, Gregory Stanton, the founder and director

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Thailand 16th among Google removal rank

Published by The Bangkok Post Thailand has made 1,147 requests for Google to take down content since 2011 with 95.2% related to government criticism — the highest rate in the world. The information was shown in the latest study by Surfshark, a virtual private network (VPN) firm, which analysed Google’s Transparency Report. With a total

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Twitter’s deal with Nigerian government sacrifices digital rights

Published by Global Voices Two young Nigerians smile as they read from their smartphones. Image by iamdavidrotimi via Iwaria, Oct. 5, 2021. Free to use. No attribution required (CC0) On Jan. 13, the Nigerian government lifted the suspension of Twitter, ending a seven-month embargo of the microblogging site in Africa’s most populous nation. However, it

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