Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Trump’s ultimatum on border wall boxes in fellow Republicans

President Trump’s increasingly urgent push to construct a massive wall on the border with Mexico has created a nightmare scenario for congressional Republicans as they race to avert a partial shutdown of the federal government at the end of next week. A day after Trump declared he would be proud to let funding lapse for […]

India banking sector reform at stake under new RBI chief

Urjit Patel’s resignation as the Reserve Bank of India governor may have been abrupt, but he leaves a well-established process for monetary policymaking. Reforming financial governance and credit standards, on the other hand, remains a work in progress. After turmoil in the banking sector shook the Indian stock market this year, investors will keep a […]

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PM Oli’s effigy burnt in capital

Students affiliated with the Nepal Student Union (NSU) have burnt the effigy of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli in different parts of the country on Monday, demanding the immediate release of their colleague Krishna Dhakal. The NSU cadres staged demonstration and burnt effigy of Prime Minister Oli in front of Bishwabhasa Campus in the capital […]