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Indo-German consultations on 'Heart of Asia' held in Delhi

Indo-German cooperation in New Delhi

October 20, 2016, Reporter : ANI

gallery thumbnail New Delhi [India], Oct. 20 (ANI): The Director General for Asia, Africa and Latin America and Special Representative of the German government for Afghanistan, Ambassador Sabine Sparwasser visited New Delhi from October 17-19 for consultations on regional cooperation in the ...Full Story

commerce - industry - technology

Most Asian stocks look downward on dollar strength, earthquake, typhoon add to woes

The WSJ Dollar Index tracks the greenback

October 22, 2016, Reporter : Big News Network

gallery thumbnail NEW YORK, U.S. - Asian shares declined on Friday as a strong dollar weighed on stock markets, with the Nikkei reversing gains late in the session after news of an earthquake striking Western Japan.> Big News Network On Friday, the dollar touched a record high against ...Full Story

Education - Environment - entertainment

WB to increase aid for Bangladesh by 50 percent: Kim

WB committed $1.18 billion

October 17, 2016, Reporter : Observer

gallery thumbnail The World Bank President Jim Yong Kim has promised to increase its assistance to Bangladesh by 50 per cent.> At a press conference of Monday after meeting Finance Minister AMA Muhith, the global lender's chief said they will give an extra $1 billion for tackling ...Full Story

Socio culture - sports -travel

Frankfurt Book Fair 2016

19-23 October 2016

October 19, 2016, Reporter : Book Fair Press

gallery thumbnail The Frankfurt Book Fair (19–23 October 2016), biggest on earth, is once again recognising outstanding film adaptations of literary works. This year, for the first time, an award is also being given in the category “Films for Children and Young Adults”. ...Full Story


Post Brexit blues: 76 percent CEOs considering moving headquarters outside U.K.

After Brexit comes into effect.

September 27, 2016, Reporter : Big News Network

gallery thumbnail LONDON, U.K. - According to a new survey conducted by KPMG, about 76 percent CEOs in U.K. are mulling over relocating their headquarters out of ...Full Story

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