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COVID-19 unemployment : France extends furlough scheme until next summer

The French government will continue paying up to 84% of salaries for furloughed workers “until next summer” due to prolonged economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, labor minister Elisabeth Borne announced Thursday on France’s BFM television.   France has already spent tens of billions of euros on the temporary unemployment scheme since the start of Read More…

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Inside India Hungary Turkey Poland Courts Are Collapsing : New York Times

Madhav Khosla teaches law and politics at Ashoka University and Columbia Law School. He is the author of “India’s Founding Moment: The Constitution of a Most Surprising Democracy.” Splco produces the exact extracts of his column in Newyork times :    With Freedom at Stake, , the courts have turned into silent bystanders and complicit Read More…

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Women emerges 52% empowered as Top world Thinkers 2020 : Prospect UK

British magazine Prospect magazine has selected ‘top 50 thinkers 2020’ including philosophers, intellectuals, artists, scientists and writers through voting by the readers and based on the opinion of the panel of experts and editors. More than 20,000 votes were cast and counted in a public ballot to finalise the list, according to the magazine.   Read More…

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FY 21 Quarter one : India’s worst economic contraction in 40 years GDP shrinks by 23.9%

India’s gross domestic product (GDP) contracted 23.9 per cent in the April-June quarter of 2020-21 from that in the same quarter last financial year, showed official data released by the National Statistics Office (NSO) on Monday. This is the first instance of an economic contraction for the country in at least four decades, and also Read More…

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Longest serving correspondent in London Plead Supreme Court of India not to let India down.

  In a twist of events that made Supreme Court judges to stumble upon with Bhushan case is like a walk in knife .. After Bhushan refused to apology and not willing to consume the time what Judge offered complicated matter bad to worse   In the mean while London based Indian journalist   Ashis Ray Read More…

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Mosquitoes spread West Nile virus killed 1 in Spain and 35 affected

Spain has reported this year’s first death due to the West Nile virus, a mosquito-borne infection, officials said.   Spanish TV network Telecinco said in a report on Friday that the victim, a 77-year-old man from the town of La Puebla del Rio, died on Thursday night    According to the report, the patient had Read More…

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UAE Diplomatic ties with Israel made Turkey , Iran , Palestine turn red

Turkey has threatened to suspend its diplomatic relations with the United Arab Emirates and recall its envoy, a day after the Gulf state announced it would become the third Arab country to establish full ties with Israel.   “The move against Palestine is not a step that can be stomached,” President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan told Read More…

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Chennai customs unearthed drugs trade and goods worth Rs 1.65 seized

Chennai Air Customs has seized two foreign parcels that arrived from Belgium and Netherlands, which had large quantities of high-value drugs concealed in them.   The contraband was seized under the NDPS Act, 1985.   The two parcels that arrived at the Foreign Post office in the city contained a total of 5,210 ecstasy pills, Read More…

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Construction of the World Longest Subsea Power Cable 50% Job done

North Sea Link, a joint venture project between National Grid and Norwegian system operator Statnett, took on World’s Longest Subsea Power Cable ambitious project and it was not an  easy feat to achieve . Construction of the World’s Longest Subsea Power Cable Has Now Passed the Halfway Point confirmed the project officals .   The Read More…