Indian carriers apprehend that if European Union persists with “illogical demand” of carbon tax, then their flights to Europe could be affected. On the other hand, the Government has made it clear that no Indian carrier has submitted emission details to European Union.

EU carbon tax may hit Indian carriers’ Europe flights

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff plans to travel to India next week for a summit of emerging nations, where she hopes to discuss defense and bilateral trade with Indian leaders, Brazilian officials have said.The summit would be a meeting of BRICS, a grouping of emerging economies that includes Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa.

Brazilian President Rousseff will attend BRICS summit in India

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EU set to back strikes on Somali pirate lairs

The European Union will likely approve plans Friday to strike Somali pirate equipment on beaches, widening the scope of its naval operations four years into a mission to protect shipping.

Germany had voiced reservations about plans to allow EU warships to fire at trucks, supplies, boats and fuel stowed on the coast of Somalia, but a minister indicated Thursday that Berlin would now back the plans.