Insights into Editorial: The Ukraine war and the global food crisis

    Source: The Hindu Prelims: Current events of national and international importance, food insecurity, Ukraine-Russia war. Mains GS Paper II: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora. Food Insecurity, Migration issues.   ARTICLE HIGHLIGHTS: Global food prices are on the rise. Ukraine and its allies accuse …

Insights into Editorial: The European Union’s ban on Russian oil

    Context: As part of the sixth package of sanctions since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the European Union member states on May 30 reached an agreement to ban 90% of Russian crude oil imports by the end of the year. The partial embargo worked out following extended negotiations in Brussels, exempting pipeline oil in …