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Delhi riots: Student activists released from Tihar jail on bail

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Student activist Natasha Narwal on Thursday said they had received “tremendous support” inside Tihar Jail in Delhi and would continue their struggle. Narwal, along with Devangana Kalita and Asif Iqbal Tanha, walked out of Tihar, hours after a court here ordered their immediate release in the northeast Delhi riots “conspiracy” […]

India’s May trade deficit widens to $6.28 billion as imports rise 73%: Govt

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India’s exports rose by 69.35 per cent to $32.27 billion in May, driven by healthy growth in sectors such as engineering, petroleum products and gems and jewellery, even as trade deficit widened to $6.28 billion, according to government data released on Tuesday. Exports in May last year stood at $19 […]

India will achieve land degradation neutrality by 2030, says Prime Minister Narendra Modi

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India is establishing a centre of excellence to develop a scientific approach to combat land degradation and is on track to restore 26 million hectares of degraded land by 2030 to achieve land degradation neutrality, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday. Addressing virtually a high-level dialogue on desertification, land degradation and drought organised by […]

China suspends 6 Indian marine firms’ shipments for a week

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Export of frozen seafood products from six India marine companies has been suspended by China after new coronavirus nucleic acid were detected on the packaging materials of their shipments. China has also rejected the consignments from these firms. The General Administration of Customs of China has suspended accepting of aquatic products of these six firms […]

ICC World Test final: Star Sports ropes in 16 sponsors

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With live cricket all set to return on TV screens after the disruption faced by IPL due to the pandemic, Star Sports has roped in 16 sponsors and 30 advertisers for the upcoming ICC World Test Championship Final. The single marquee test match will be played between India and New Zealand in Southampton over five […]

Sebi fines Franklin Templeton AMC, bars launch of new debt scheme for 2 yrs

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In a major blow for Franklin Templeton Asset Management Company (AMC), the SEBI has barred the fund house from launching any new debt scheme for two years, while imposing a penalty of Rs 5 crore for violation of regulations in the shutting down of six debt schemes last year. In […]

927,000 severely malnourished children identified till Nov last year: RTI

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More than 9.2 lakh children in India are severely acute malnourished’, with the most in Uttar Pradesh followed by Bihar, according to government data, underscoring concerns that the Covid pandemic could exacerbate the health and nutrition crisis among the poorest of the poor. An estimated 9,27,606 severely acute malnourished’ children […]

Kia India ‘Digi-Connect’ to enhance digital buying experience

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Kia India has introduced ‘Kia Digi-Connect’ to enrich the digital buying experience for its customers. The Korean automotive company stated this is a video-based live sales consultation solution, offered through website scheduling and integration with company’s CRM system. Since its India launch, Kia is seeking to enhance the car buying experience with innovative solutions, constantly […]

US suspends retaliatory tariffs against India for six months

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  The United States has postponed by six months the imposition of retaliatory import tariffs on certain items from India and five other countries under Section 301 investigations on Digital Service Taxes (DSTs). US Trade Representative Katherine Tai announced the conclusion of the one-year Section 301 investigations of DSTs adopted by Austria, India, Italy, Spain, […]

Coronavirus disaster leaves deep psychological scars on India’s economy

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Expectations for India’s economic growth are being revised sharply lower as a surge in people losing their jobs and defaulting on debt suggest a more halting recovery from the financial shock of the COVID-19 pandemic. Economists are downgrading their estimates as a range of data – from the rate of […]