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India G20 presidency 2023: what does it mean
During its term, India will hold more than 200 meetings across some 50 cities. The country's president highlighted climate change, terrorism, and pandemics as major problems
India orders rickshaws to run on cleaner fuel
No new diesel-powered rickshaws will be registered in the areas surrounding the capital in the states of Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan from Jan 1
India cuts windfall tax on diesel exports
The country cuts the windfall tax on crude oil to 4,900 rupees ($60.34) per tonne
2,000 dead fighting junta: Myanmar democracy leader
Duwa Lashi La said If only they received the same support that Ukraine receives from the US and EU, the sufferings of the people 'who are being slaughtered would cease at once'
Voting begins in Modi's home state Gujarat
His Hindu nationalist party is expected to win a seventh straight term, but any unexpected slip could herald a tighter contest in national polls due by 2024
Modi urges unity on 'greatest challenges'
The world must cooperate to tackle the challenges of climate change, terrorism, and pandemics, Modi says as India begins its year-long presidency of the Group of 20
Bangladesh gets highest priority: Indian envoy
‘India has a policy for neighbouring countries, but it gives the highest priority to Bangladesh in any case,’ newly-appointed envoy Pranay Verma says
Hindu group to march for Adani port project
Construction work at the project has been halted for almost four months by protesters from the fishing community, led by Catholic priests
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