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Column - U.S. and India: Two democracies should join to balance China's rise

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REUTERS - (Jon Huntsman Jr. is the chairman of the Atlantic Council and was the former U.S. ambassador to China. Bharath Gopalaswamy is the acting director of the South Asia Center. The opinions here are their own.)

Indian economic growth forecasts pegged back, despite rate cuts: Reuters Poll

REUTERS - India's economy will pick up steam in the fiscal year beginning in April, but not by as much as analysts thought just a few months ago due to disappointment over a delayed revival in investment, a Reuters poll found.

23 Jan 2015

COLUMN - Oil price plunge should prompt new fuel taxes in Asia: Russell

LAUNCESTON, Australia - --Clyde Russell is a Reuters columnist. The views expressed are his own.--

23 Jan 2015

ECB launches 1 trillion euro rescue plan to revive euro economy

FRANKFURT - The European Central Bank took the ultimate policy leap on Thursday, launching a government bond-buying programme which will pump hundreds of billions in new money into a sagging euro zone economy.

Top News, 22 Jan 2015

Bank of Canada delivers shock rate cut as ECB gears up for QE

OTTAWA/FRANKFURT - The Bank of Canada joined the list of "unpredictable" central banks on Wednesday with a shock quarter point rate cut as the European Central Bank prepared a 600 billion euro ($695 billion) bond-buying program aimed at lifting Europe out of its economic doldrums.

22 Jan 2015

A message from Davos: QE alone won't solve Europe's ills

DAVOS, Switzerland - Financial markets have been obsessing for months about the timing, size and structure of a European Central Bank bond-buying programme that seems likely to be unveiled on Thursday.

Top News 22 Jan 2015

COLUMN - China 2014 growth the template for years to come: Russell

LAUNCESTON, Australia - --Clyde Russell is a Reuters columnist. The views expressed are his own.--

20 Jan 2015

Beset by hardship, Iranians losing hope for future

ANKARA - As prices of food, water and electricity rise further beyond reach, struggling Iranians are losing belief in their pragmatic president and his promise of a brighter future.

World, 21 Jan 2015

China's 2014 economic growth misses target, hits 24-year low

BEIJING/SHANGHAI - China's economy grew at its slowest pace in 24 years in 2014 as property prices cooled and companies and local governments struggled under heavy debt burdens, keeping pressure on Beijing to take aggressive steps to avoid a sharper downturn.

Top News 20 Jan 2015

IMF cuts global growth outlook, calls for accommodative policy

BEIJING - The International Monetary Fund lowered its forecast for global economic growth in 2015, and called on Tuesday for governments and central banks to pursue accommodative monetary policies and structural reforms to support growth.

IMF, Top News 20 Jan 2015

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Obama ends day of Indian pageantry with $4 billion pledge

NEW DELHI - U.S. President Barack Obama ended a landmark day in India on Monday with a pledge of $4 billion in investments and loans, seeking to release what he called the "untapped potential" of a business and strategic partnership between the world's largest democracies.

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