Tag - SDG

PM Modi co-chairs Plenary session of 6th India-Germany Inter-Governmental Consultations


Prime Minister Narendra Modi co-chaired with Olaf Scholz, Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany, the Plenary session of the India-Germany Inter-Governmental Consultations (IGC) during his visit to Berlin, Germany. In their opening remarks, both leaders highlighted key aspects of the bilateral relationship as well as shared perspectives on regional and global issues. The Prime...

COVID pushed 80 mn in Asia into extreme poverty: ADB


Manila: The Covid-19 pandemic pushed an estimated 75 million to 80 million more people in developing Asia and the Pacific into extreme poverty in 2020, according to a new report by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) said. The ADB warned that the pandemic is threatening Asia and the Pacific's progress toward critical targets under the Sustainable...