Globally, 2.2 billion people do not have access to drinking water that is water both available and free of contamination.
Declaration on critical issues likely in 25 WTO members' informal meet in May; fishery subsidies may figure in talks
India is of the view that the matter needs to be negotiated comprehensively in the WTO and a consensus-based decision needs to be taken on S&D.
If the number of people with access to internet were to reach 100 percent, India’s GDP could be increased by an extra $1 trillion by 2020.
A report by ILO states that the ability of growth to reduce poverty is compromised by the inequitable income distribution
Those expecting a lasting solution to the air pollution in New Delhi or an international compensation package for ‘loss and damage’ caused by extreme weather events such as in Chennai from the Paris deal would be disappointed.
It can be nobody’s case that easier import and export procedures will not help domestic manufacturers and traders.
The Federal Reserve had tried unusual ways to revive the US economy in the aftermath of the financial crisis.
Today more Americans fly out to places like India, China, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore among others to get themselves treated in the high-tech hospitals at a fraction of costs demanded by hospitals in US, the research said.
Indian delegation led by Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar worked overnight, engaging with developed as well as developing nations to reach the deal taking into account India's concerns.
BJP chose to stand its ground in WTO even at the risk of being isolated among the developing countries probably because of Modi's promise of ushering in a new kind of political economy based on the thinking of "Gandhi, Lohia and Deendayal Upadhyay".
China and other emerging economies have overtaken Western nations in dumping old electronic goods...
The chief scientist and vice- president of research & development at Louisville, Kentucky-based Brown & Williamson Tobacco Corporation. In the mid 1990s, post his dismissal from the company, he blew the whistle on nicotine data manipulation by tobacco companies.
Developing country GDP is now projected to be around 5.1 percent in 2013, strengthening to 5.6 percent and 5.7 percent in 2014 and 2015, respectively.
Tata Group Chairman Ratan Tata,said that Nano wasted an early opportunity but has not given up hope on the small car, saying it has enormous potential throughout the developing world.
Unbanked and under-banked users in developing countries are now being presented with an opportunity to carry out their ...