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Daily Archives: November 3, 2017

Know Global Financial Cycle And Monetary Policy

New Delhi (ABC Live):  Global Financial Cycle :There is a global financial cycle in capital flows, asset prices and in credit growth. This cycle co moves with the VIX, a measure of uncertainty and risk aversion of the markets. Asset markets in countries with more credit inflows are more sensitive to the global cycle. The global financial cycle is not …

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CO2 Concentrations in Atmosphere Touches Record Level

New Delhi (ABC Live): CO2 Concentrations : Concentrations of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere surged at a record-breaking speed in 2016 to the highest level in 800 000 years, according to the World Meteorological Organization’s Greenhouse Gas Bulletin. The abrupt changes in the atmosphere witnessed in the past 70 years are without precedent. Globally averaged concentrations of CO2 reached 403.3 parts per million …

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IAEA Bats for Radiation Technology for Cultural Artefacts

Vienna  (ABC Live): Radiation Technology : The Ramses II mummy from Egypt, iconostases at Orthodox churches from Romania and ancient bronze statues from Croatia are the sort of cultural artefacts restored with the help of radiation technology. A new IAEA publication, Uses of Ionizing Radiation for Tangible Cultural Heritage Conservation, highlights the application of radiation technology for disinfection and restoration of cultural heritage objects and provides …

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UNAMI Report Confirms ISIL Commits International Crimes

New York (ABC Live): UNAMI Report: The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL/Da’esh) perpetrated serious and systematic violations in Iraq that amount to “international crimes” during the nine-month battle for Mosul between the terrorist group and Iraqi Government forces, a United Nations report has concluded. “Those responsible must answer for their heinous crimes,” said UN High Commissioner for Human Rights …

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International Day End Impunity Seeks Justice for Journalists

New York (ABC Live): International Day End Impunity : Justice must be done for the murder of journalists, who perform important functions in taking forward fundamental freedoms and bolstering the strength of societies, a senior United Nations official said Thursday, marking the International Day End Impunity for crimes against them. “Justice is a cornerstone of a free society. It dissuades those who threaten …

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