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15th Annual India-Russia Summit: PM Looks to Productive Visit, Likely to Sign 20 Agreements

Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived in India on Wednesday night for a one-day visit to hold bilateral talks on the 15th Annual India-Russia Summit with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Thursday. On the arrival of the President, about 20 agreements are likely to be signed between the countries including civil nuclear energy, trade and defence. The meeting with the ...

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‘We are United by the Ideals of Democracy’ Says Modi to Australian Parliament

Prime Ministr Narendra Modi will head to Fiji on Tuesday evening after his Australian visit, where he hold bilateral talks with his counterpart Tony Abbot and addressed the Australian Parliament in Canberra this morning. Modi is the first Indian PM to address the Australian Parliament. Addressing the gathering, Modi raised his voice against terrorism, which he mentioned as a major ...

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Pakistan to Continue Trade with India

Despite border tensions, Pakistan Commerce Minister Khurram Dastagir Khan has said the country would continue to trade with India. The minister said Friday that the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) government is committed to increasing regional trade as part of promoting peace without compromising on national sovereignty, Dawn online reported. "The vision of our government is that we must trade with ...

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India-Pakistan trade: Ignoring 10 times potential?

By Sujeet Rajan NEW YORK: Civilian, military, and business leaders on both sides of the India-Pakistan border have long resisted normalizing trade with their historic rivals. But two new reports commissioned by the New America Foundation’s National Security Studies Program from leading Pakistani economist Mohsin Khan and leading Indian economist Nisha Taneja argue that economic analysis reveals massive untapped trade ...

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India’s industrial output slows down in tandem with global meltdown

India’s industrial output has slowed down since June 2011. The government said there has been a moderation in the growth of industrial production as shown in the table below:                                                                                                    India’s Industrial Output    (in percent) Sectors Weights June July Aug Sep Mining 14.157 -1.4 1.5 -4.1 -5.6 Manufacturing 75.527 11.2 3.2 4.0 2.1 Electricity 10.316 7.9 13.1 9.5 9.0 ...

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