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Cancel Outstanding Debt for Ebola-hit Countries, Urges UN

The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) recommended to creditors on Monday to cancel the outstanding debt of the three West African countries worst affected by the deadly Ebola epidemic, highlighting that even if those most affected were to register zero economic growth, the impact on Africa as a continent would be minimal. “The impact of the Ebola on ...

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Coal Scam: Supreme Court to Decide Fate of 218 Coal Blocks

The fate of the 218 coal blocks, which were allocated to companies illegally by the Centre, will be decided by the Supreme Court on Wednesday. The Supreme Court had reserved its order on the cancellation of coal block allocations that were earlier declared illegal, jeopardising projects built around the blocks and threatening to exacerbate a shortage of fuel. During the ...

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