News Burger of the Day – Your Daily Prep Diet – Oct 31

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If you follow these articles regularly, they will help build a broader perspective of the current Indian and global business scenario. Also, moving away a bit from regular news, we will try to bring forth informative articles that will guide your preparation for interviews.

Shell posts highest loss in 16 years; investors criticize acquisition
Royal Dutch Shell’s worst loss in 16 years has raised questions about its largest-ever acquisition BG Group. However, the acquisition does add to Shell’s considerable oil and natural gas plants, and the wisdom of the deal remains to be seen. The company is also plagued by falling oil prices. (LiveMint)

UN asks countries to do more to combat climate change
The UN feels countries are not doing enough to combat climate change issues, and should take up more than mere voluntary pledges to cut emissions. Greater contributions and a concerted effort would be required to meet global targets for holding temperature rise levels by 2030. (LiveMint)

Europe politics in a nutshell
Read this article to gather the gist of current European political trends. The Great Depression brought many infamous dictators to power. Will a similar situation arise in the future? What must the countries do to avoid an EU breakup? (LiveMint)

Happy mind-chomp!

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