India eases environmental regulations for coal mines — RT EN

New Delhi is relaxing its environmental regulations on coal mining to encourage the industry to extract more coal. The country’s energy sector, which is largely dependent on coal, does not have enough fuel to generate sufficient electricity. India has environmental regulations loosenedto help the coal mining industry increase production as the country struggles to provide […]

Russian exports to India up significantly — RT DE

Despite political pressure from Western countries on India to refrain from importing fossil fuels from Russia, New Delhi has dramatically increased imports from the country over the past 12 months. Since the start of the Ukraine war, Russian exports to India have tripled despite pressure from Western countries, the Financial Express newspaper reports. In the […]

India halts mandatory COVID-19 vaccination and slams WHO methodology on coronavirus deaths — RT EN

The Supreme Court of India states that no citizen should be forced to be vaccinated. The WHO names around ten times as many deaths in India as the official Indian corona statistics. A protest note from India formulates intensified criticism of the methodology of the WHO. The Supreme Court in India declared in a May […]

India has halved extreme poverty — RT EN

26 Apr 2022 06:15 am World Bank researchers say there has been a significant drop in extreme poverty in India. That’s according to a study that observed the trend in both rural and urban areas. Extreme poverty in India, the second most populous country in the world, fell by an estimated 12.3 percentage points between […]

US drags India into orbit of Russophobic sanctions – its elephant memory will thwart it — RT EN

Apr 23, 2022 10:31 p.m Commentary by Sergei Strokan US President Joe Biden met virtually with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Immediately afterwards, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin held talks with Indian Foreign Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar and Defense Secretary Rajnath Singh in Washington. The Indian defense minister then […]