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Paul Krugman warns of global recession by year-end, says absence of effective response during slowdown main concern
Business

Paul Krugman warns of global recession by year-end, says absence of effective response during slowdown main concern

Speaking at the World Government Summit in Dubai, Paul Krugman said it was unlikely that just "one big thing" would prompt an economic downturn.

Harrison Ford pleads to protect oceans, calls out Trump for 'denigrating science'
News & Analysis

Harrison Ford pleads to protect oceans, calls out Trump for 'denigrating science'

In his address, Ford called on govts and officials to rely on “sound science” to shape their policy.

IMF warns of global economic 'storm' as growth undershoots; says Sino-US trade tensions make global impact
Business

IMF warns of global economic 'storm' as growth undershoots; says Sino-US trade tensions make global impact

Last month, the IMF lowered its global economic growth forecast for this year from 3.7 percent to 3.5 percent.

Narendra Modi meets French PM Edouard Philippe in Dubai, says he 'looks forward to' Emmanuel Macron's India visit
India

Narendra Modi meets French PM Edouard Philippe in Dubai, says he 'looks forward to' Emmanuel Macron's India visit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi met his French counterpart Edouard Philippe and had a "good discussion" on ways to boost bilateral strategic ties ahead of President Emmanuel Macron's first visit to India next month

Narendra Modi champions Aadhaar and GST in Dubai, says technology must be used for development, not destruction
India

Narendra Modi champions Aadhaar and GST in Dubai, says technology must be used for development, not destruction

Speaking at World Government Summit in Dubai on Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said technology must be used as a means to development and not destruction

Narendra Modi to visit UAE on 10 February, will address sixth World Government Summit in Dubai
India

Narendra Modi to visit UAE on 10 February, will address sixth World Government Summit in Dubai

Narendra Modi is set to visit the UAE later this week which authorities and business leaders say signifies the special importance India attaches to its ties with the oil-rich nation and will help in furthering cooperation in diplomatic, economic and security issues