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PM Modi ranked among top 3 world leaders in survey

New Delhi, January 12 Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Switzerland for Davos summit, an international survey has ranked him among the top three leaders of the world. An annual survey by Gallup International has put Prime Minister Modi at number three among the global leaders. The respondents in the survey, which was conducted among the people across …


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Benjamin Netanyahu woos India’s Bollywood Stars

Benjamin Netanyahu asked Bollywood stars for a selfie ‘like the one at the Oscars’ [Shailesh Andrade/Reuters] Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu wooed Bollywood heavyweights in Mumbai on Thursday at “Shalom Bollywood”, a high-profile official outreach programme by the Israeli government to improve its image abroad. “We believe in Bollywood. The world loves Bollywood. Israel loves Bollywood. We want Bollywood in Israel. We are …


India to be fastest growing economy again in 2018: World Bank

New Delhi: After conceding the top spot in economic growth among major economies to China for a year in 2017, India is likely to regain the position in 2018 with growth expected to accelerate to 7.3% in the year, according to the World Bank’s Global Economic Prospects released on Wednesday. The World Bank report projected China’s economy to further slow down …

5 Big Economic Stories Of 2017 And 5 Things To Watch In 2018

As 2017 draws to a close it is worth looking back at the biggest economic stories of the year and forward toward what we should be watching for in 2018.  After the best economic performance in a decade during 2017, many people are looking toward 2018 with great caution, wondering when the next recession will hit or the next bubble will …