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US honours Indian democracy for robust debate on CAA: Pompeo

US honours Indian democracy for robust debate on CAA: Pompeo

New York: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has noted that there was a "robust debate" within India over the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019 (CAA) and that Washington honours Indian democracy.Asked by a reporter about Washington's reaction to the CAA, Pompeo said: "We honour Indi...

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India's overall growth 'very strong' by world economy standards: IMF

India's overall growth 'very strong' by world economy standards: IMF

United Nations: Although India's economic growth rate has been cut to 6.1 per cent for the current fiscal year, it still remains "very strong" by global standards, International Monetary Fund's (IMF) Deputy Research Director Gian Maria Milesi-Ferreti said on Tuesday.He and IMF Chief Economist Gi...

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Indian economy in 'tailspin' warns Nobel laureate Banerjee

Indian economy in 'tailspin' warns Nobel laureate Banerjee

New York: The newly-minted economics Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee has warned that the Indian economy is going into "a tailspin" and his prescription is for the government to focus to increasing demand rather than on deficits or stability.When "the economy going into a tailspin is the time whe...

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Domestic growth of India's computer services to cut 'over-reliance' on exports: UNCTAD

Domestic growth of India's computer services to cut 'over-reliance' on exports: UNCTAD

United Nations: The domestic market for India's computer services sector is forecast to grow faster than its export market lessening its "over-reliance" on foreign countries, according to a report by the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).In India, which ranked second globally among...

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