The financial crisis has dealt a major blow to the markets across the world. The global scenario has been worsening day-by-day as the stock markets fell like ninepins and global leaders were busy calling each other to handle the crisis. Efforts to agree on a co-ordinated global response have stumbled as leaders seek to address the unique challenges of their own countries and this is what they have got to sayÃƒÂ‚Ã‚Â…
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Compiled by V.R. Vinod Kumar
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