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Doubts remain over India’s possible carbon neutral 2050 goal

Doubts remain over India’s possible carbon neutral 2050 goal

(ATF) India may be about to bite off more than it can chew in its climate change ambitions. New Delhi is considering making a pledge to become carbon neutral by 2050, or even three years earlier, to mark its 100-year independence from British rule.Officials close to India’s Prime Minister Narendra …

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India gains global sway with its vaccine diplomacy

India gains global sway with its vaccine diplomacy

(ATF) Six weeks back when problems at AstraZeneca’s European production plant jeopardised Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s plan to vaccinate “every Canadian who wants one by September,” his government had to kick off a global hunt to boost Canada’s lagging vaccination drive.With no local vaccine production, and only about 3.6% …

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Investors nervous about India’s new crypto bill but regulations welcome

Investors nervous about India's new crypto bill

(ATF) India’s move to introduce a Cryptocurrency Bill has created a wave of differing emotions among the country's growing number of crypto investors – from fear that the government will ban private cryptocurrencies, confusion on how developments will play out, as well as relief that the sector will finally be …

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India in a quagmire by challenging court order favouring Vodafone

India in a quagmire by challenging the court order favouring Vodafone

(ATF) Critics have attacked India's move on Wednesday to challenge an international tribunal’s verdict in favour of Vodafone, the British telecom giant, in Singapore. They say India is not only getting caught in a quagmire of its making, but also sending a bad signal to foreign investors.That is the unanimous …

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