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G20 leaders fail to reach agreements on free trade

G20 leaders fail to reach agreements on free trade

Finance ministers from the world's biggest economies on Saturday failed to get the U.S. to renew an anti-protectionist pledge and a vow to fight climate change, in the face of Donald Trump's "America First" push. G20 finance ministers and central bankers take a group photo at the 2017 meeting in Baden Baden , Germany. In this first G20 summit of the Trump era, there was trepidation among other members, following Trump's declaration of an "America First" agenda, and his criticism of the ...


Himanta Biswa Sarma to India Today

Himanta Biswa Sarma to India Today

First BJP Chief Minister of Manipur Nongthombam Biren Singh will face floor test in 60-member Manipur assembly on Monday. Top Congress managers told TOI that a grand alliance of SP, BSP and Congress may emerge from the rubble of the UP decimation which has left no party with the "illusion" that it can fight BJP led by PM Narendra Modi alone.


UP: Yogi Adityanath and his cabinet of ministers sworn

UP: Yogi Adityanath and his cabinet of ministers sworn

Hundreds of Adityanath's supporters from all across the state have reached Lucknow to attend the ceremony. The BSP chief further said the BJP has insulted the other backward class by naming Kehasv Prasad Maurya as deputy chief minister which is a post lower than that of chief minister.



People coming together for creation of new India: Modi

Prime Minister Modi, in his speeches and interactions both in India and overseas, has often referred to the "Narendra Modi App", as a simple way of connecting with him and learning about the work being done by him. "We have focused on time bound implementation & integrated thinking". States took initiative and ownership of passage and the path taken by them underline the country's democratic values, he said.


Economic blockade of UNC to be lifted today midnight

Economic blockade of UNC to be lifted today midnight

An agreement was inked today at Senapati district headquarters after about four hours of talks. "The economic blockade shall continue", a leader of UNC said. From midnight on Sunday, March 19, the Manipur blockade will be lifted. "The government has not invited us for talks on the issue". Apart from the UNC leaders, All Naga Students' Association's Manipur unit president Seth Shatsang, Naga Women's Union president LM Tabitha were also present in the meeting.


Erdogan urges Turks in Europe to have 5 children

Erdogan urges Turks in Europe to have 5 children

The Turkish government seeks to rally support from Turks overseas for an April referendum on a constitutional reform bill that would boost Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's power. After the arrests of journalists and academics, and detention of tens of thousands in the wake of a failed coup last summer in Turkey , along with a suggestion of restoring the death penalty, the European Union has been very critical of human rights violations infuriating Ankara, exhausted of being kept ...