IMF sticks to 5.4% growth rate for India, cuts global forecast

IMF sticks to 5.4% growth rate for India, cuts global forecast

In its update to World Economic Outlook, IMF says India’s growth will pick up due to post elections recovery offsetting effect of weak monsoon on agriculture
Decriminalizing sex work can avert HIV : Lancet report

Decriminalizing sex work can avert HIV : Lancet report

People who sell sex face a disproportionate risk and burden of HIV, says Lancet report
672 large dams in danger of devastating earthquakes

672 large dams in danger of devastating earthquakes

The dams are located in high intensity seismic zones IV or V, says science minister Jitendra Singh
Defence could be sunrise industry for Indian firms in the next decade: Report

Defence could be sunrise industry for Indian firms in the next decade: Report

With the PM pushing for cutting imports in this sector, India’s defence outlay is pegged at $248 bn over the next 10 years
India largest consumer of antibiotics in the world

India largest consumer of antibiotics in the world

A Princeton University study shows global antibiotic use surging, as fears of antibiotic-resistant bacteria grow
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