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US Totally Prepared For 'Military Option' on North Korea: Donald Trump

North Korea is a situation that should have been handled 25 years ago, 20 years ago, 15 years ago, 10 years ago, and five years ago, and it could have been handled much more easily

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July Sees Spike In CPI, WPI Inflation; Trade Deficit A Cause Of Concern

Retail as well as wholesale inflation turned sharply higher in July, but remained far below the RBI's comfort level of 4 per cent, leading to the chorus of lower rates getting louder.

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Social Progress Index: India Ranks Poor On Environment Quality, Tolerance, Inclusion

The Social Progress Index is an aggregate index of social and environmental indicators that capture three dimensions of social progress: Basic Human Needs, Foundations of Wellbeing, and Opportunity.

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'Statistics Ministry To Change GDP Base Year To 2017-18'

Once the results of employment survey and household consumer expenditure survey come out then base year can be changed.

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Assam Government Sanctions Rs 25 Crore For Bodoland University

The funds for infrastructure development of the university will be released by August this year, the minister told reporters.

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India Is Doing High Quality Work In Disaster Science: Michiel Kolman, Senior VP, Elsevier

When you look at the growth rate of countries with respect to their publications in sustainability science from 2009-2013, China is leading with 20.9 percent, while India is second with 18.2 percent.

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India's Result In Nutrition Will Improve Soon: UN Expert

UN assistant secretary-general Gerda Verburg, on her maiden visit to India, said she was highly "impressed" by the country's pace and inclusive working method.

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Indian Economy GDP To Grow 7.1% In Q4 FY17: ICRA

ICRA has attributed this expansion to remonetisation. However, the pace of growth of GDP in Q4 FY2017 is expected to be inferior to Q4 FY2016.

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19 Killed, 50 Injured In Blast At Pop Concert In UK

A powerful blast ripped through a crowded arena hosting US star Ariana Grande's pop concert in the English city of Manchester, killing 19 people and injuring about 50 others, in one of the deadliest terror attacks in the UK

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Retail Inflation Seen Easing In April On Lower Food Prices

India's inflation likely cooled in April due to lower food prices, but the pullback may not give the Reserve Bank of India enough leeway to ease monetary policy anytime soon

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Service Sector Growth Nearly Stalls In April, Prices Rise

Growth in India's dominant services industry came close to stalling in April as new orders slowed to a trickle, forcing companies to spend more on aggressive advertising campaigns as they fought for business

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Indian Factory Activity Expands For Fourth Month In A Row: PMI Index

Indian manufacturing activity expanded for a fourth consecutive month in April, helped by stronger growth in new orders although rises in output and employment slowed

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Indians Are Happy With Their Job And Are Confident About It

In a recent survey conducted by recruitment consultancy firm Michael Page — ‘Job Confidence Index Q1 2017’, 62 per cent of India’s employed population seem quite satisfied with the work conditions they are provided with compared to the workforce of Asia-Pacific

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Wholesale Inflation Cools To 5.70 Per Cent In March Even As Food Prices Heat Up

Inflation based on the wholesale price index slipped to 5.70 per cent in March as manufactured goods showed cost decline even as food prices hardened

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CAD To Widen Significantly To 1.6 Per Cent Of GDP In 2017, Says Report

India's current account deficit (CAD) is expected to widen to 1.6 per cent of GDP this year from 0.5 per cent in 2016, owing to higher commodity prices and an expected strong domestic recovery, says a report

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