Vedanta, Murphy, others in race for $1 billion stake in Brazil oil blocks
The banks have issued requests for proposal to the potential bidders after they put in expressions of interest. All four are carrying out due diligence before submitting financial offers, people cited above said.
India surpasses Brazil, jumps to second spot in total Covid-19 cases
On Sunday, India saw a fresh spike of over 90,000 cases even though the ...
India overtakes Brazil in Covid cases; reasons behind the spike and the way forward
As India touches new peaks on Covid-19 cases every day, Divya Rajagopal takes a look at the reason and the way forward. Watch India overtake...
Induction of India-Japan-Germany-Brazil in UNSC is imperative for future of multilateralism
Pascal Lamy was of opinion that the hardware of international cooperation has largely become obsolete. “On the one side, we have a system based on sovereignty and on the other there is an increasing divergence on what sovereignty means, which is hindering the system to make progress.”
India overtakes Brazil to record highest number of COVID-19 recoveries in world: Johns Hopkins data
Johns Hopkins University, which has been compiling COVID-19 data from all over the world, put India in the number one position in terms of the number of recovered coronavirus cases at 37,80,107, followed by Brazil at 37,23,206 cases and the US at 24,51,406 cases.
Akhilesh attacks Centre over India crossing Brazil to rank second in COVID-19 cases globally
BJP government's claims have been exposed with India becoming number 2 in the world in corona cases, tweeted SP leader Akhilesh Yadav . He further alleged that, the government took public data from the Arogya Setu but it failed to control spread of coronavirus.
India probing tainted money received by Indians embezzled by Brazil governor
This was informed by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) to the Delhi High Court justifying the agency's action vide which it has frozen 67 bank accounts of various individuals and entities in India. The revelation was made by the agency in response to a petition filed by Hamilton Housewares. Advocate Vijay Aggarwal, counsel for the company, argued that the Enforcement Directorate (ED) has frozen the bank accounts of the company.
Arrested Governor of Brazil Sergio Cabral floated dozens of shell companies in India
The Enforcement Directorate has told the Delhi High court that Sergio Cabral, the Brazilian politician who was jailed for corruption, had created dozens of shell companies in India and received $13.24 million in those accounts.
Brazil President Bolsonaro tests positive for coronavirus
Bolsonaro has repeatedly defied local guidelines to wear a mask in public, even after a judge ordered him to do so in late June. Bolsonaro has also railed against social distancing rules supported by the World Health Organization.
Brazil suspends WhatsApp's new payments system
The central bank said in a statement that rolling out the service without previous analysis by the monetary authority could damage the Brazilian payments system in the areas of competition, efficiency and data privacy. The system, launched last week in a nationwide rollout, allowed users to transfer funds to individuals or local businesses within a chat.
Covid-19 pandemic: Brazil reaches 76,000 virus deaths
Brazil has registered more than 76,000 deaths from COVID-19, and reached the milestone figure of two million cases. Since late May, three mo...
Brazil's president says hydroxychloroquine to cure his virus
Bolsonaro said he tested positive for the new coronavirus on Tuesday after months of downplaying its severity while deaths mounted rapidly inside the country.
India may run into additional risk of balance-sheet damage in second half of 2021: Jahangir Aziz
'Brazil had a more severe Covid infection than India, but half the damage to economy.'
India occupies top position in world in total COVID-19 recoveries: Health Ministry
"India occupies the top position in the world in terms of total recoveries. More than 43 lakhs have recovered. India's recoveries constitute 19% of total global recoveries," Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) said in a tweet quoting the statistics given by Worldometers.