How did Russia-Ukraine war trigger a food crisis?

LONDON: Russian hostilities in Ukraine are preventing grain from leaving the “breadbasket of the world” and making food more expensive across the globe, threatening to poor shortages, hunger and political instability in countries. Together, Russia and Ukraine export nearly a third of the world’s wheat and barley, more than 70% of its sunflower oil and … Read more

India, EU agreed to jointly address challenges from aggressive behavior of authoritarian regimes: EU chief | India News

India and EU agreed last week to jointly address challenges to their free and open societies from, among other things, aggressive behavior of authoritarian regimes, said European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen in an exclusive interview for TOI’s Sachin Parashar.Von der Leyen, who has accused Russia of using gas as an instrument of blackmail, … Read more