US, Europe to improve food chains after India bans wheat exports

PARIS – The United States and the European Union are looking at how to improve food supply chains with export restrictions from India and other nations accentuating global problems, the EU trade chief told CNBC. G-7 foreign ministers warned over the weekend that the war in Ukraine is increasing the risk of a global hunger … Read more

Putin-ally Orban stalls Europe’s oil embargo against Moscow

Hungary Prime Minister Viktor Orban – a longtime ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin – has said that ending Russian oil purchases would be an “atomic bomb” on Hungary’s economy. Attila Kisbenedek | Afp | Getty Images The European Union is struggling to approve a sixth round of sanctions against Russia with a few nations … Read more

India’s Pharma exports registers growth by 103% since 2013-14

Indian pharma exports have registered a growth of 103 percent since 2013-14. This happens to be Pharma Sector’s best export performance ever until 2021-22. The exports have grown by almost USD 10 billion in 8 years. It grew from Rs 90, 415 Crores in 2013-14 to Rs 1,83,422 Crores in 2021-22. With 60 percent of … Read more

President Emmanuel Macron faceoff with Marine Le Pen

The second – and final – round of voting sees centrist incumbent Emmanuel Macron face off against nationalist and far-right candidate Marine Le Pen. Chesnot | Getty Images News | Getty Images French citizens are heading to the polls Sunday in a presidential election set against the backdrop of war in Ukraine and a cost … Read more

Ukraine crisis: Zelenskyy urges Switzerland to crack down on Russian oligarchs

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy urged Switzerland on Saturday to crack down on Russian oligarchs who he said were helping to wage war on his country from the safety of “beautiful Swiss towns”. In an audiolink address to thousands attending an anti-war protest in Bern, Zelenskyy thanked Switzerland for its support since Russia launched its invasion … Read more

Meta walks a fine line on Facebook, Instagram with calls for violence against Russia

Meta walks a fine line on Facebook, Instagram with calls for violence against Russia | Fortune You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .