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The sweeping policy initiatives introduced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi since he came into power more than three years ago are already paying off, according to a closely watched Indian business leader. Vijay Sharma, founder and CEO of Indian digital payments giant Paytm, said India was an opportunity waiting to happen just a few years
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Andrew Harrer | Bloomberg | Getty Images President Donald Trump, right, listens while Senator Dick Durbin, a Democrat from Illinois, speaks during a meeting with bipartisan members of Congress on immigration in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018. President Donald Trump is rejecting a proposed
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President Donald Trump has approved tariffs on imported solar cells and certain washing machines, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer announced Monday. The protective tariffs on both kinds of imports would initially kick in at a higher rate in the first year, then decrease in subsequent years. For the first year, a 30 percent tariff would
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On a sweltering early summer afternoon in Miami’s Little Havana, President Donald Trump told a cheering Cuban-American crowd that he was rolling back some of Barack Obama‘s opening to Cuba in order to starve the island’s military-run economy of U.S. tourism dollars and ratchet up pressure for regime change. That doesn’t appear to be happening.
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“See, technology itself will not determine the future we get, our choices will. Leadership will.” “I believe in positive, ambitious leadership. I don’t believe leaders should prey on the anxiety of the disenfranchized. Leadership should be focused on extending the ladder of opportunity to everyone, on pursuing policies that create growth and on ensuring that
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Peter Nicholls | WPA Pool | Getty Images British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson attends an official dinner at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. The British government has played down U.K. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson’s proposition of building a bridge from Britain to France. Johnson said a 22-mile crossing to connect the U.K. and
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CVS Health Monday said it will ban photo manipulation in its store-brand makeup marketing and promotional displays, a move that acknowledges growing awareness of the harmful nature of touched-up images. The nation’s largest drugstore chain will also require other makeup and beauty brands that sell products in its aisles to commit to a photo-manipulation ban
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