India takes bold step towards building huge waterways project

The Indian government has signalled its intent to go ahead with a major infrastructure project that could create thousands of jobs in the country. The government has today signed a $375 million loan agreement...

European Union takes over role to combat conflict diamonds

On Friday, the European Union formally took over the chairmanship of the Kimberley Process and will spearhead the international initiative to combat the trade in conflict diamonds. The process was launched...