According to a study done by Harvard School of Public Health, the economic burden due to non-communicable diseases will be about $6.2 trillion for India, from 2012-2030. This amount is almost nine
Chandigarh: Union Minister Manish Tewari on Saturday said that Punjab`s economy was on the verge of collapse because of the "mismanagement" by the state government and and demanded a white paper
St Petersburg: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday left for India after attending the G20 Summit where he said the movement of labour should be free across nations without restrictions as it
Dubai: Performing Haj is set to get costlier for Indian pilgrims this year owing to the slump witnessed by the rupee and an increase in the costs of Haj establishments in Mecca, according to a
Beijing: The opening ceremony of China`s National Games has reportedly been showcased in a more economical style than previous ceremonies by staging it in the daytime for the first time in 26
Chennai: DMK president M Karunanidhi, whose party is a former UPA ally, on Thursday urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to resolve the current economic impasse through new strategies, if warranted
New Delhi: Congress president Sonia Gandhi has told the government to ensure that the common man is not affected by the crisis in the economy at a time when the slide of rupee is causing concern
Kolkata: With the Land Acquisition Bill moved for consideration and passage in the Lok Sabha, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said that she would not comment on it now.
New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday blamed the Congress-led UPA Government for the ongoing economic meltdown in the country, and said the Centre`s damage control policies have
Islamabad: Senior officials from Pakistan and China on Tuesday discussed various aspects of multi-billion dollar economic corridor project that envisages the construction of a 200 km-long
Nawanshahr: Congress on Wednesday accused the Parkash Singh Badal family of ruining the economic, social and democratic character of Punjab for their vested political and business interests.
Beijing: Signalling a departure from the aggressive policy to stake China`s territorial claims with its neighbours, President Xi Jinping on Wednesday said Beijing will adhere to the policy of "
New Delhi: Economic slowdown, price rise and FDI policy would be among major issues to be raised by CPI to corner the government in the upcoming Monsoon Session of Parliament.
"We have given
Washington: A feisty US President Barack Obama has vowed not to "sit around and twiddle my thumbs for the next 1,200 days" in the face of opposition from his Republican rivals in Congress who are
Washington: President Barack Obama has said the US has made enormous progress in economy over the last five years and he would spend the rest of his presidential tenure to help realise the dreams
Tokyo: Candidates for the upper house of Japan`s parliament made final campaign pushes on Saturday, a day before elections that Prime Minister Shinzo Abe`s ruling coalition is expected to easily
Chennai: The central government seems more concerned about financial markets than people`s welfare, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa said, on New Delhi`s decision to divest five percent
London: US President Barack Obama repeatedly called British Finance Minister George Osborne "Jeffrey" at the G8 summit, media reported on Thursday.
The US president said three times that he
Berlin: India has ruled out any impact on genuine workers in Saudi Arabia as a result of the Kingdom`s new labour policy, saying that only illegal immigrants will be affected by the `Nitaqat` law
Washington: The ongoing civic unrest in Bangladesh is affecting the country`s economy, as a result of which its GDP growth is now expected to be below six per cent this year, the International
Aizawl: Mizoram`s economy grew by 10.37 percent in real terms in 2012-2013 over the previous year against the national growth rate of five percent, according to the economic survey presented in
London: British Prime Minister David Cameron on Thursday vowed to maintain a course of budget austerity, rejecting calls to focus more on economic growth despite an embarrassing credit ratings
New Delhi: India and Iran must work together to further promote trade and economic links, increased people- to-people contacts between them and within the region, President Pranab Mukherjee has
Washington: Four months after his election victory President Barack Obama focused again on his middle class political base saying it`s "our generation`s task" to reignite the engine of America`s
New Delhi: Despite new challenges and slowdown in global economy, India is committed to pursuing holistic sustainable development in its march towards economic growth and development, External
Day in Pics: 23rd September
Showbiz World - September 23, 2014
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