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Donald Trump signs $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill

Coronavirus stimulus package Approx Read Time: 4 minutes In News: President Donald Trump has signed into law, a historic $2 trillion stimulus package (about INR 150 lakh cr) as the American public and the US economy fight the devastating spread of Covid-19. The far-reaching legislation stands as the largest emergency aid package in US history. …

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Global Bytes: G20 commits $5 trillion amid COVID-19 scare

G20 commits $5 trillion amid COVID-19 scare Approx Read Time: 5 minutes In News: A video conference of leaders of the world’s top twenty economies, the G-20, hosted by the Saudi King Salman to discuss the coronavirus pandemic was recently held. Highlights of the Summit: There was no effort to blame anyone for the pandemic, …

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India on alert as ‘China deploys dozen UUVs in IOR’

Indian Security Concerns Approx Read Time: 6 minutes  In News: China has deployed a fleet of underwater drones apart from hydrographic survey and oceanic research ships in the Indian Ocean. These Sea Wing gliders are a type of Uncrewed Underwater Vehicle (UUV) which can operate for months on end. India is keeping a watchful eye …

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Editorial Analysis: NPT at 50: Celebration or mid-life crisis?

Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) Approx Read Time: 5 minutes Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT): Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) is often described by its supporters as the cornerstone of global nuclear non-proliferation and disarmament. NPT is among the most widely-adhered-to global treaties. All countries except four (India, Israel and Pakistan that never joined, and North Korea that withdrew in …

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India joins Indian Ocean Commission as observer

Indian Ocean Commission Approx Read Time: 5 minutes  In News: India has been accepted as an observer in the Indian Ocean Commission after it applied in February 2020 to be considered for observer status. News Summary: India made the application to join as observer of the organization in February 2020. The decision to include India …

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