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11 Odisha districts record deficit rain

July 31st, 2012 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 31 (IANS) Eleven of Odisha's 30 districts have recorded deficit rainfall this monsoon, impacting on paddy cultivation that is crucial for the economy of the state, officials said ... Read more...

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Citing India, China challenge, Obama pushes for education

August 10th, 2010 - 10:22 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Aug 10 (IANS) For the second time in a week, President Barack Obama has pointed to the rise of India and China to ask Americans to produce more ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Keeping jobs away from India, China helped US recovery: Obama

August 3rd, 2010 - 11:03 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Aug 3 (IANS) US President Barack Obama has said America is on the road to recovery thanks to his economic plan that included ensuring new jobs and industries ... Read more...

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‘Help Pakistani Kashmir bridge budget deficit’

June 20th, 2010 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 20 (IANS) The federal government should help Pakistan-administered Kashmir bridge its budgetary deficit to retain the confidence of its people and make them feel they are an inalienable part of ... Read more...

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Deficit Record Receives Maximum Attention In President Barack Obama’s Budget

February 2nd, 2010 - 8:25 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Washington, Feb 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The economic condition of the United States as well as the budget, not only attracts the attention of the financial experts in the country but ... Read more...

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Obama plans more tax on overseas income to cut record deficit

May 12th, 2009 - 10:15 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 12 (IANS) President Barack Obama is looking to reduce a record projected $1.8 trillion federal deficit with a $210 billion plan to tax more of US firms' ... Read more...

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Obama vows to halve budget deficit by term’s end

February 24th, 2009 - 3:45 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 24 (DPA) US President Barack Obama Monday promised to halve the country's ballooning federal budget deficit by the end of his four-year term in office, despite a deepening recession that ... Read more...

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Dow Jones index sheds five percent

October 16th, 2008 - 5:49 am ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 16 (DPA) US stocks continued dropping through Wednesday, hit by the largest drop of retail sales in three years, growing worry over a US recession and a record federal ... Read more...

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US federal deficit in 2008 was record $455 bn

October 15th, 2008 - 8:33 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 15 (DPA) The US government's deficit exceeded projections for the just-ended 2007-08 budget year, hitting a record $455 billion, federal officials announced late Tuesday.Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson and Jim Nussle, ... Read more...

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US budget deficit to reach $490 bn in 2009

July 29th, 2008 - 4:23 am ICT by IANS
DPA Washington, July 29 (DPA) The US' budget deficit will climb to a record of nearly $490 billion in 2009, the White House said in a revised forecast Monday, blaming the rise on ... Read more...

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