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20 nations sign framework agreement of ISA as process begins

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Over 20 countries, including Brazil and France, have become signatories to the framework agreement of the International Solar Alliance, an initiative that is the brainchild of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The framework agreement of International Solar Alliance (ISA) was opened for signatures here yesterday on the sidelines of CoP22 with Environment Minister Anil Madhav Dave …

Carlos Alberto Iconic Brazil footballer passes away

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Brazil football stalwart and captain of the country’s legendary 1970 World Cup winning side Carlos Alberto has died. The 72-year-old died late on Monday night after suffering a fatal heart attack, according to Brazilian media reports. He was capped 53 times by Brazil and netted one of the most iconic goals in World Cup history, …

BRICS Business Council recommends rating agency for emerging economies

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The BRICS Business Council, which met here on Saturday during the ongoing 8th annual summit, suggested the member countries continue the dialogue for a new rating agency for emerging economies. “Among key recommendations of various working groups of Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa Business Council is the continued dialogue on BRICS rating agency,” Onkar …

Zika Virus outbreaks in 20 countries across the globe

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Zika is a disease which you probably have never heard of, What is Zika Virus? Why does it matter? What is it’s origin? What are its symptoms? These are some questions which are nowadays headlines of every media outlet. Zika Virus was first isolated from a monkey in Uganda in 1947 (Specifically in Uganda Zika …