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January 24, 2020

Mood of the Nation survey: 42% believe India can become $5 trillion economy by 2025
Less than half - 42 per cent - of respondents in the Mood of the Nation survey believe that India can become a $5 trillion economy by 2025. The survey conducted by India Today and Karvy Insights surveyed 12,141 people from across the country. A majority - 58 per cent - are either not hopeful or are doubtful of the target. Out of the 58 per cent, around 34 per cent believe that India won't reach the $5 trillion target by 2025, while 24 per cent have no opinion on this.

GoAir's engine woes: Airline to suspend some flights over delay in deliveries from Airbus, P&W
Low-cost airline GoAir has said it was suspending some flights due to Airbus and Pratt & Whitney deferring delivery of planes and engines, respectively. Some scheduled flights as well as those for which ticket sales are open would be affected, the carrier said. However, specific details about the number of flights that would be impacted were not disclosed.

Imran Khan may give SCO Summit 2020 in India a miss amid tensions
Amid tensions between India and Pakistan, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan is unlikely to attend the 19th Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Council of Heads of State meet scheduled to be held in India around the year-end. Khan could skip the meet but might send a ministerial-level delegation. However, India is yet to send formal invitations to all eight member nations, including Pakistan.

Toyota, Honda recall over 60 lakh vehicles due to glitches in air bag
Two different air bag glitches have forced Toyota and Honda to recall over 60 lakh vehicles worldwide, and both problems present different dangers to motorists. The Toyota recall affects about 34 lakh vehicles globally and is being done because the air bags may not inflate in a crash. Honda's recall covers about 27 lakh vehicles in the U.S. and Canada with Takata air bag inflators. But they're a different version than the ones blamed for 25 deaths worldwide.

India ranked 80th among 180 nations in Corruption Perception Index
India has been ranked at the 80th position among 180 countries and territories in the Corruption Perception Index (CPI) prepared by Transparency International. The CPI, released at the WEF 2020 here, ranks 180 countries and territories by their perceived levels of public sector corruption, according to experts and business people. Denmark and New Zealand have cornered the top spot, followed by Finland, Singapore, Sweden and Switzerland in the top ten.

CRPF man in Mukesh Ambani's security shoots self, suicide suspected
A CRPF commando deployed outside the bungalow of Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani in South Mumbai, died after shooting himself accidentally, according to media report. According to a PTI report, the incident took place around 7 pm on Wednesday at the Central Reserve Police Force's (CRPF) security post outside Ambani's 27-storey bungalow `Antilia' off Pedar Road.
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