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UN General Assembly’s High-Level Week to focus on climate, sustainable development

In English: “I told leaders not to come with fancy speeches, but with concrete commitments,” Guterres said UN, September 18. /TASS/. Climate change and the sustainable development agenda for the upcoming decade will… Continue reading

Save the rhino: How India and South Africa differ in conservation

The two countries’ conservations objectives remain the same, but while South Africa dehorns its rhinos to protect them from poachers, this approach is unlikely to be adopted in India. We sat quietly in… Continue reading

Indian electorate endorses second term for Modi

Election trends show an unprecedented win for Narendra Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party as it alone leads in 297 seats ndia seems to be headed for a second term for the Narendra Modi-led Bharatiya… Continue reading

Trump administration accuses Chinese officials of ‘reneging’ on commitments in trade talks

Senior U.S. officials accused Beijing on Monday of reneging on commitments it had agreed to during negotiations for a comprehensive trade deal and vowed that punishing tariffs on Chinese imports would more than double Friday.… Continue reading

Education technology and Indian schools

The coming age and future of technology in education An important challenge for the Indian economy over the next few decades is to exploit the “demographic dividend” of having a large share of… Continue reading

The EU bows to ‘systemic rival’ China

Slowly but surely, the EU is shifting its priorities to the East Let’s start with the essential background for the meeting in Paris on Tuesday between Chinese President Xi Jinping and three EU… Continue reading

How New Silk Roads are shaping Southwest Asia

Singapore, aiming high for the status of Asia’s unofficial capital, seems like the ideal venue for a conference to discuss how the Middle East could learn a few lessons from ASEAN’s multi-layered relations with China,… Continue reading

After levying safeguards against China and Malaysia, India plans smaller solar plants

NEW DELHI: India will issue a new, smaller tender to encourage local manufacturing of solar energy equipment after scrapping a larger maiden bid that received poor investor response. State-owned Solar Energy Corp. of… Continue reading

Tesla da el primer paso para su incursión en China abriendo gigafábrica

Con una inversión de 2,000 millones de dólares la empresa de Elon Musk pretende comenzar operaciones en el país asiático a finales de este año. Reuters.- Tesla inició este lunes la construcción de su… Continue reading