Saudi Arabia becomes world’s biggest arms importer

Saudi Arabia becomes world’s biggest arms importer - worldnewsreport The Japan Times News LONDON – Saudi Arabia passed India to become the world’s biggest arms importer last year as concerns about Iran’s ambitions increase tensions in the Middle East. Saudi spending rose 54 percent to $6.5 billion last year, while India imported $5.8 billion, according to … Continue reading Saudi Arabia becomes world’s biggest arms importer

Two craters found after bright fireball explodes over Kerala, India

http://thewatchers.adorraeli.com/2015/03/01/two-craters-found-after-bright-fireball-explodes-over-kerala-india/? A bright fireball accompanied by sonic boom was seen and recorded falling from the sky over Kerala, India on Friday, February 27, 2015. The fireball left behind orange trail as it descended. The phenomenon reportedly happened at around 17:00 UTC (22:30 local time) and lasted for a few seconds in many parts of Kerala, including … Continue reading Two craters found after bright fireball explodes over Kerala, India

Russia Ratifies $100 Billion ‘BRICS’ New Development Bank

http://rt.com/business/234027-russia-ratifies-brics-bank/ The Russian State Duma has ratified the $100 billion BRICS bank that’ll serve as a pool of money for infrastructure projects in Russia, Brazil, India, China and South Africa, and challenge the dominance of the Western-led World Bank and the IMF. The New Development Bank is expected to start fully functioning by the end of … Continue reading Russia Ratifies $100 Billion ‘BRICS’ New Development Bank

Threat to global health feared over drug-resistant malaria seen at Myanmar-India border

http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/threat-global-health-feared-over-drug-resistant-malaria-seen-myanmar-india-border-1488746 Drug-resistant malaria detected at the Myanmar-India border could pose a threat to millions across the globe if the resistance spreads beyond, scientists say. "Myanmar is considered the front line in the battle against artemisinin resistance as it forms a gateway for resistance to spread to the rest of the world," said Charles Woodrow of the … Continue reading Threat to global health feared over drug-resistant malaria seen at Myanmar-India border

India struggles with deadly swine flu outbreak

http://nworeport.me/2015/02/21/india-struggles-with-deadly-swine-flu-outbreak/ Indian health officials are struggling to contain a swine flu outbreak that has killed more than 700 people since it took hold in mid-December. The number of cases has doubled since last week to more than 11,000. Critics have accused the government of failing to distribute medicines, but officials insisted the situation was under control. This year’s … Continue reading India struggles with deadly swine flu outbreak

China Announces New ‘Silk Road’ Through Russia, India

http://sputniknews.com/business/20150202/1017668985.html China is ready to develop economic cooperation with Russia and India as part of the "One Belt and One Road" strategy, the building of a new Silk Road, China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi announced on Monday. "We call for mutual benefits over a zero-sum game, over confrontation. China created the 'One Belt and One … Continue reading China Announces New ‘Silk Road’ Through Russia, India

Russia, China And India Building New Multipolar World Order – OpEd

http://emergingequity.org/2015/01/15/russia-china-and-india-building-new-multipolar-world-order-oped/ Is the new Russian approach towards China and India a vector for a multipolar world order? Will the new Davos – gathering between vanity fair and summit of the mightiest – in future take place in Kyrgyzstan – Central Asian country surrounded by the most prosperous and promising powers? The last months of 2014 … Continue reading Russia, China And India Building New Multipolar World Order – OpEd