Russia faces social upheaval due to scorching heat: Experts

Unprecedented heat wave and
drought in major agro regions of Russia could lead to grave
social and economic consequences and would aggravate the
economic crisis in the country, top experts have warned.

World economic crisis hits AIDS funding

The global fight against HIV/AIDS is threatened by stagnating economies around the world.

World economic crisis hits AIDS funding

The global fight against HIV/AIDS is threatened by stagnating economies around the world.

India relatively unaffected by global crisis: US

Due to India`s limited dependence on external demand and strong stimulus steps, global crisis had a relatively muted effect on the country.

World leaders struggle for common economic ground

After achieving notable success in dealing with the worst economic crisis in decades, major countries are now struggling to manage the global recovery.

Too early to say economic crisis is over: Putin

It is too early to say the economic crisis is all over, Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has said.

Shortage of essential items due to blockade in Manipur

The Manipur government has taken
measures to transport essential items and other goods along
the Silchar-Jiribam-Imphal National Highway 53 due
to indefinite economic blockade on Dimapur-Imphal National
Highway 39, a government spokesman said on Tuesday.

Croatia to elect president amid economic crisis

Croatians go to the polls on Sunday amid a deepening economic crisis and concerns over high-level corruption to elect a president to steer the Balkans country into the European Union.

Greek PM to announce economic crisis plan

Greece`s new government readied plans on Monday to slash deficits and boost confidence in the country`s
shaky finances by cutting bloated public payrolls and going
after rampant tax evasion.

Gulf summit to tackle economic crisis, conflicts

Gulf states open a two-day annual summit in Kuwait City on Monday with the global recession`s impact on their energy-rich economies and regional conflicts high on the agenda.

Romanians to elect new president amid economic crisis

Romanians go to the polls on Sunday to elect a new president amid severe economic and political crisis.

Islamic banks weather economic storm: Study

Banks that comply with Islamic Sharia
law are thriving despite the global financial crisis, thanks
largely to a "conservative approach to risk," according to a
new listing published on Thursday.

India for new initiatives with ASEAN on eco meltdown

India will make a strong pitch for new initiatives with ASEAN countries to collectively respond to challenges thrown up by the global economic meltdown and climate change during the two day India-ASEAN and East Asia Summits.

Don`t mistake revival as end of eco crisis: IMF to countries

The signs of revival in the global
economy should not be confused with the financial crisis being over, multilateral lending agency IMF has said.

Job mkt still grim; 27 people lose job per hour

Despite the US economy showing indications of recovery, the global job market remains gloomy, with companies laying off at least 27 employees every hour to cut costs.

On Wall Street, Obama to set new economic course

A year after Lehman Brothers imploded and unleashed global financial contagion, President Barack Obama will argue on Monday that his policies are rescuing a US financial system that was near collapse.

Global economic crisis to continue: IMF chief

The global economic crisis will continue and countries must do more to adopt financial market regulations, International Monetary Fund Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn told a German magazine on Saturday.

India weathered global crisis extraordinarily well: WB

World Bank on Friday said India has done "extraordinarily well" in tackling the global economic crisis with sound fiscal and monetary policies.

Post Recession Blues

After a slew of news on the much awaited “end of recession”, policy makers are now thinking about the next level of challenge.

Post Recession Blues

After a slew of news on the much awaited “end of recession”, policy makers are now thinking about the next level of challenge.