New Delhi, Jan 10: The World Bank on Wednesday said that India is likely to grow at 7.3 per cent in 2018 and at 7.5 per cent for the next two years. It also said that the country has an ‘enormous growth potential’ in comparison to other emerging economies.Also Read - Breaking News LIVE: India Reports 42,982 New COVID Cases, 533 Fatalities in Last 24 Hours
As per the 2018 Global Economics Prospect released by the World Bank, despite initial setbacks from demonetisation and Goods and Services Tax (GST), India is estimated to have grown at 6.7 per cent in 2017. Also Read - Breaking News Highlights: PM Modi to Interact With Beneficiaries of PM Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana in Uttar Pradesh Tomorrow
In Bihar, four coaches and two engines of Patna-Mokama passenger train caught fire during wee hours on Wednesday. The fire was controlled and no casualties were reported. Also Read - Breaking Blog: 6 Die in Rain-related Incidents in Punjab, Maharashtra; IMD Predicts Heavy Showers in North India on Wednseday
Moving to world front, Honduras was hit by a 7.8 magnitude earthquake on Wednesday following which a tsunami warning was issued for Cayman Islands, Jamaica, Mexico, Honduras, Cuba, Belize, Costa Rica, Panama, Nicaragua and Guatemala.
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