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Jan 10, 2017
Smoking to kill 8 million, cost $1 trillion a year: WHOThe number of tobacco-related deaths is projected to increase from about 6 million deaths annually to about 8 million annually by 2030, with more than 80 percent of these occurring in LMICs (low- and middle-income countries), said a study conducted by WHO and the US National Cancer Institute published on Tuesday
Dec 08, 2016
Demonetisation has embassies unhappy; Modi government must take stock of diplomats' woesDemonetisation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "masterstroke" on black money, corruption and fake currency, is hurting the goodwill between nations, at a very individual level
Oct 25, 2016
Aircraft maker Embraer to pay over $205 mn for resolving corruption charges in IndiaApproximately $5.76 million was allegedly paid to an agent in India in connection with the sale of three highly specialised military aircraft to Indian Air Force, and the payments were falsely recorded in Embraers books and records as part of a consulting agreement that was not legitimate.
Nov 04, 2014
World's stateless people: Where do people with no country go?The United Nations launched a campaign on Tuesday to end statelessness within a decade. Here are examples from around the world.
Sep 12, 2014
Dominican Republic jet goes missing after take offAn official with the Civil Aviation Authority in the Dominican Republic says a small executive jet is missing after taking off from Las Americas airport in the capital.
Jun 02, 2014
Mango import ban: British MP convinces EU to send scientific experts to IndiaA high-powered team of scientific experts from the European Commission will visit India in September to check measures put in place by the country in order to help lift the EU ban on the import of Indian mangoes.
Oct 31, 2012
Hurricane Sandy Images: Not just NYC, the Caribbean also sufferedHurricane Sandy has left New York and other cities in US East coast battered. But the storm also caused considerable damage in the Caribbean islands with Cuba, Haiti, Dominican Republic, Jamaica being hit badly.