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Last updated: 17 Apr, 2021  
 World News
'Global fiscal deficit tripled in 2020 to $6.5 trillion'
IANS | 13 Apr, 2021
As governments across the world raised their spending amid the pandemic to support economies along with the healthcare system, the global fiscal deficit marked a three-fold increase in 2020 to $6.5 trillion, according to a report by Motilal Oswal Financial Services.
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» Tariff war: Now China hits back US
» Trump to slap tariffs on $200 bn worth of Chinese goods
» OPEC crude basket rises to $76.02
» US, Canada look at rewriting Nafta
» Europe ends Greece's 8-year bailout saga
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Vaccine.Thmb.jpg SL grants approval for Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine's emergency use
IANS | 22 Jan, 2021
Sri Lankan authorities on Friday granted approval for the emergency use of the Oxford-AstraZeneca Co  Read more....
» Aggressive China now getting worried over adverse fallout from world fraternity
» Pakistan's fate at FATF hangs in the balance
» Ghani, Khalilzad, US General discuss Afghan peace
» B'desh exports dip 5.84% in H1 2019-20
» SAARC expresses concern, wants rule of law restored in Maldives
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Brazil.Border.Thmb.jpg Brazil registers 314 new Covid-19 deaths
IANS | 04 Jan, 2021
Brazil has registered 314 new coronavirus fatalities, which increased the country's overall death to  Read more....
» US reports over 100k new Covid-19 cases for 27th consecutive day
» New energy policy won't violate deals with US, Canada: Mexican Prez
» Obama slams Trump over Covid-19 pandemic response
» US stocks open higher with stimulus talks in focus
» US dollar slips as traders focus on stimulus
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 Africa / Middle East
Iran.9.Thmb.jpg Germany committed to stick to Iran n-deal: Minister
IANS | 29 Sep, 2018
German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has said that Berlin is committed to the Iran nuclear deal even t  Read more....
» Iran confirms S.Korea's halt of oil imports
» Iran rejects Trump-Macron nuclear proposals
» UN envoy sees 'perilous turn' in Middle East situation
» Iran to boost power trade with neighbours
» S. African Parliament welcomes move to freeze assets of Gupta family
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EU.9.Thmb.jpg EU strongly discourages non-essential travel
IANS | 22 Jan, 2021
Leaders of the European Union (EU) have agreed to consider further restrictions to curb the spread o  Read more....
» Several EU countries block tax on large digital firms
» Britain eyes closer ties with China on OBOR Initiative
» Russia mulls bank for defence financing
» New China-Europe freight train route this year
» Hard Brexit might endanger 14,000 jobs in German car industry
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