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Dec 19, 2018
Firstpost Editor's Picks: Cracks widen in PDP, India faces economic crisis, Mourinho got it all wrong; today's must-read articlesA quick rundown of five of the best articles published by Firstpost on Wednesday, 19 December.
Oct 16, 2018
On World Food Day, UN says hunger, climate change and man-made conflicts creates 'perfect storm'The UN aims to achieve a Zero Hunger world by 2030, but faces three obstacles: conflicts, climate change and an economic slowdown.
Oct 04, 2018
Country facing 'economic crisis' due to crude imports, says Nitin Gadkari; blames OPEC countries for oil price hikeIndia is the third largest importer of crude oil and rising international oil prices are inflating domestic transport fuel costs in a strong demand environment.
Sep 03, 2018
International tourism arrivals hit record high in 2017; India leads growth in South AsiaInternational tourism receipts for India grew from 22.42 billion dollars in 2016 to 27.36 billion dollars last year.
Aug 26, 2018
Venezuelan migrants fleeing country's economic crisis pour into Peru before new passport rule come into forcePeru doesn't share a border with Venezuela, but migrants try to reach it by going through Ecuador or Colombia, hoping to find a job or obtain legal status.
Jul 04, 2018
CPEC risks aggravating political tensions and widening social divides in Pakistan, warns Belgium-based think tank Crisis GroupThe China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) has its fair share of sceptics and opponents around the world, not least in India. Beijing and Islamabad have gone to great lengths to convince the world — again, not least, New Delhi — that the CPEC isn't a venture aimed at antagonising the region. Now, according to a report published by a Belgium-based research group, the project risks fuelling discontent within Pakistan, that could eventually lead to conflict.
Jun 27, 2018
India must explore new strategies to counter Pakistan's hostility, and do it without firing a single bulletIndia needs to explore more effective methods of neutralising this threat. In his classic treatise The Art of War, Sun Tzu had argued that the perfect strategy would be to subdue the enemy without fighting. Novel strategies need to be explored to make the cost of Pakistan's unrelenting hostility literally unaffordable.
Sep 28, 2017
Economic crisis: Narendra Modi govt should take people into confidence rather than be defensiveThe Narendra Modi government’s big problem is intellectual bankruptcy and relying too much on bureaucracy who have no political stake. Unfortunately, even BJP spokespersons fail to take credit for the government’s achievements
Jul 02, 2017
Venezuela unrest: Pope Francis urges end to violence, appeals for 'democratic solution'The international community has called for mediation to solve the Venezuela crisis after Vatican-backed talks last year broke down.
Jun 12, 2017
Puerto Rico votes in favour of US statehood in political referendumThe economically struggling US island territory of Puerto Rico voted overwhelmingly on Sunday in favour of becoming the 51st state, although turnout was low and adding another star to the US flag likely faces an uphill battle in Congress.