The US troops’ killing of the Iranian military chief. General Quassem Soleimani, followed by Iran’s retaliation on the Iraqi Balad Airbase, which hosts the US troops, some say, could be the beginning of the third world war. Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has vowed ‘severe revenge’ on the killers of their army general.
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US-Iran Hostility: India Feels Heat Of Crude Oil Price Hike
The geopolitical tension triggered by the killing of Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps’ (IRGC) top military leader Qasem Soleimani and the subsequent retaliatory missile attacks on American military bases in Iraq by Iran has brought many countries including India to the edge.
Railways Financial Stress: Is Economic Slowdown The Main Reason?
The Indian Railways (IR) has been going through a rough financial patch for the last few years.
Threat Of A Third World War?
Renewed tension in West Asia forebodes a troubled 2020.
IT sector boosts employment after sluggish growth
India is the largest off-shoring destination for Information Technology (IT) companies across the world.
Indian handicrafts need new vision to compete globally
High-quality handicraft goods
AHSI hosts Bicentennial Flower Show and World Regional Rose Convention 2020
The Agri Horticultural Society of India (AHSI) recently celebrated its bicentenary year by hosting the Bicentennial Flower Show and the World Regional Rose Convention 2020.
Falling Investments, Rising Trade Barriers Bring Down Global Growth
The global economy is slowing down. Will it fall further?
Landmark Judgements To Stop Animal Cruelty
Some of our judges are now beginning to understand what animal cruelty does to a nation and act on it.
Opportunities And Challenges In The Aviation Sector
The Bharat Chamber of Commerce organised a national seminar and an exhibition on the ‘Indian Aviation Sector: Opportunities and Challenges’ at the Park Hotel, Kolkata. The prospects of private participation in maintenance, overhaul, and repair were discussed.
India Needs To Learn A Lesson From Brexit
The verdict given by the people of the United Kingdom in 2016 in favour of quitting the European Union (EU) is popularly known as ‘Brexit’. People who voted for Brexit argued that it was because of the adoption of erratic neo-liberal policies that had led to livelihood crises.