Canada to revive FTA talks with India

Canadian trade minister Mary Ng is visiting India to hold talks with commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyal, which will set the stage for the resumption of the negotiations for a free trade agreement (FTA). Both the ministers will hold the 5th India–Canada Ministerial Dialogue on Trade & Investment. Various bilateral trade and investment issues […]

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Environmentalists oppose India’s plans to turn Goa into coal hub


Environmentalists and politicians in Goa, India, known globally for its beaches and dense forests, are opposing a plan by Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government to turn the southwestern coastal state into a coal transportation hub. Protests against the initiative began last year, when New Delhi unveiled three infrastructure projects to increase coking coal handling at the state-run Mormugao Port Trust […]

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