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New Delhi [India], October 22 (ANI): The annual economic gains from sanitation under Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM) are to the tune of USD 727 per household, a research paper has said.
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Washington [US], October 22 (ANI): In a move that will irk China, the United States on Tuesday approved the potential sale of three weapon systems to Taiwan, including missiles and artillery, that could have a total value of USD 1.8 billion.
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Washington [US], October 22 (ANI/Sputnik): Cameroon will receive emergency aid totalling USD 156 million to help cover a shortfall in the nation's budget and balance of payments due to the coronavirus pandemic, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said in a press release on Wednesday.
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New Delhi [India], October 20 (ANI): The total Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) inflow grew by 55 per cent, i.e., from USD 231.37 billion in 2008-14 to USD 358.29 billion in 2014-20, the Ministry of Commerce and Industry said on Tuesday.
Updated : 2 days, 19 hours ago IST
Washington [US], October 20 (ANI): President Donald Trump on Monday (local time) has announced that Sudan will be removed from its State Sponsors of Terrorism list after it pays USD 335 million to the victims of previous attacks in the US.
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New Delhi [India], October 15 (ANI): The Union Health Ministry on Thursday informed that the economic cost of food-borne diseases in India is estimated to be a whopping USD 15 billion. While wasting (21 per cent), underweighting (36 per cent), stunting (38 per cent) are common among children
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Ramallah [Palestine], October 14 (ANI): India on Wednesday contributed USD 1 million to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in Near East.
Washington [US], October 14 (ANI/Sputnik): The World Bank approved USD 12 billion to help developing countries purchase novel coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccines and treatments, the organization said in a statement.
Updated : 1 week, 3 days ago IST
Male (Maldives), October 12 (ANI): India and Maldives on Monday concluded USD400 million Line of Credit (LoC) agreement for the implementation of the Greater Male Connectivity Project (GMCP), which is the single-largest connectivity and infrastructure project in the island nation.
Washington [US], October 12 (ANI): American television personality and model Kim Kardashian West on Saturday (local time) announced that she is donating USD 1 million to Armenia fund.
Updated : 2 weeks, 1 day ago IST
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India] October 7 (ANI/NewsVoir): Winuall, an online education platform that helps coaching institutes go digital, announced that it has raised Rs 14.7 crore from Prime Venture Partners, BEENEXT, Ramakant Sharma (founder of LivSpace) and other angel investors.
Geneva [Switzerland], October 7 (ANI): The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has warned that the global airline industry will burn through 77 billion dollars in cash during the second half of 2020 (almost 13 billion dollars a month or 300,000 dollars per minute) despite the resu