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India celebrates 100 years of Bollywood

India's $2 billion Bollywood film industry celebrates its centenary later this week with a six-day-long film festival, while India will be honoured as 'guest country' at next month's Cannes festival in France.<p>One hundred years after the screening of a black-and-white silent film, India's brash, …

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DC Design plans Avanti facility in India by 2014

According to a story in the <i>Economic Times of India</i>, the DC Design Avanti is on its way – but it's going to take a couple of years. Company founder Dilip Chhabria told the paper that he plans to have a manufacturing facility in the Sanand, Ahmedabad district in Gujarat state, India by next year with …

Are China and India About to Fight Over Their Border?

Why tension has recently, and unexpectedly, grown between the world's two largest countries.<p>Reuters<p>China and India are once again at each other's throats over an unmarked border in the Himalayas. But this time, oddly, nobody seems to know why.<p>In mid-April, around 30 Chinese troops marched across …

In India Politicians Are Hacking the Phones and Tablets of Their Competition

<i>Co-authored by Dr. Stephen Bryen</i><p>According to the <i>Times of India,</i> politicians in that country are hacking the smartphones and tablets of their competitors in order to gain political advantage.<p>In India there is a growing demand to recruit hackers to break into the smartphones of the political …

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Wanted: Angel Investors...In The U.K., India, France And Canada

<i>The following guest post is by David S. Rose, founder and CEO of Gust, the Manhattan-based global platform for early-stage investing, which collects data on more than 200,000 companies, angel investors and venture capitalists.</i><p>In Q1 2013, several new markets broke the list of top ten countries with …

India tech matrix transforms enterprise software

The software sector's focus is shifting from one motivated by scale and cost toward knowledge leadership and execution, as global in-house centers …

6 Best Beaches in Kerala: Which Beach Should You Visit?

01 of 06<p>Best for Action: Kovalam Beach<p>If you want action, you'll definitely find it at Kovalam beach -- the most popular and most developed beach in …

Patent wars: has India taken on Big Pharma and won?

It all seemed to be going so well for the big pharmaceutical companies (Big Pharma).<p>National governments used to be able to choose whether to grant …

India launches biometric data project to make every citizen count in official eyes

Could a semi-Orwellian programme to collect biometric data for 1.3 billion Indians become a key tool to pull people out of poverty and integrate them …

India confident IOC ban will be lifted

Indian Sports Minister Jitender Singh said after a meeting with IOC officials on Wednesday that he is hopeful the country's Olympic suspension will be lifted soon.<p>"The road map has been decided to bring India back in the Olympic fold and more details are being worked out,'' Jitender told the NDTV …

After India, Now China Catches Gold Bug

Can China and India save gold prices?<p>At this rate, the two countries plus the world’s Central Banks are providing the key fundamentals behind gold. So if you’re a gold investor looking for a reason to stay in or buy more, here’s a few reasons for you.<p>China’s gold demand rose 20% from a year earlier …

Eradicating Polio in India: Portraits

Public health workers have taken on the mission of vaccinating 170 million children under the age of five.<p>The public image of the polio campaign (formally known as the Global Polio Eradication Initiative or GPEI) is Bill Gates. He is the most famous of those involved, at least.<p>However, in …

Colorful and Traditional Wedding in Vijayawada, India – Hannah and Rajesh

Plan Now: A Royal Festival In India That You Shouldn't Miss

I know very little about Sufi music so when friends urged me to come to the World Sufi Spirit Festival in Rajasthan, I said yes–more for the chance to go back to Jodhpur and Nagaur, the sites of the event, than for the music itself. As I learned a few minutes into the first performance, though, you …

China and India pledge to improve ties

India and China will study new ways to ease tensions on their ill-defined border after an army stand-off in the Himalayas, Chinese premier Li Keqiang has said during his first official foreign trip.<p>The number two in the Chinese leadership has offered India a "handshake across the Himalayas", saying …

Coca-Cola ad says Coke vending machines can soothe India-Pakistan tensions

A new, three-minute ad by Coca-Cola, "Small World Machines," starts with a relatively straightforward premise: India and Pakistan do not get along so well. It ends with the promise of peace: "Togetherness, humanity, this is what we all want, more and more exchange," a woman, either Indian or …

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Audi passes BMW as top luxury brand in India

By the end of this decade, India is expected to be one of the top three car markets in the world, but automakers are already starting to duke it out for sales. In terms of premium brands, <i>Automotive News</i> says that Audi has jumped out to an early lead for sales in the country due in large part to the …

India offers more aid for Afghanistan

India has offered to provide more training and reconstruction aid for Afghanistan as most international troops prepare to withdraw next year.<p>President Pranab Mukherjee told visiting Afghan President Hamid Karzai that India was proud to help, a statement from Mukherjee's office said on …

Lonely Planet Regional Guide South India & Kerala (Lonely Planet South India) (英語) ペーパーバック – 2011/10

eBay India CEO quits

Head honcho of eBay's India outfit quits after two years at the helm, to pursue "entrepreneurial" ambitions and will be succeeded by a local …

Diabetes in India rising, with women at a particular disadvantage

The disease itself may not discriminate on the basis of gender, but when it comes to healthcare for patients with diabetes, women in India find …

Fish-Shaped Office Building in Hyderabad, India

This humorous fish-shaped building is a regional office for the National Fisheries Development Board located near Hyderabad, India. According to …

Accelerator Tandem will start funding mobile startups in India

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>When mobile-focused Silicon Valley accelerator Tandem Entrepreneurs started recruiting new partners last month, it promised it …

In India, students can study whatever they want, so long as its engineering

There’s a joke about fathers in India. A father says to his son: You can study any field you want. As long as it’s engineering.<p>It’s part of national wisdom that an engineering degree guarantees a stable, well-paying office job.<p>“It’s a very enjoyable life. We get higher pay. Many more advantages,” …

Honeymoon Resort Spotlight: Pashan Garh Lodge - India

Set in north-central India, Panna National Park is home to diverse wildlife including leopards, antelope and 200 species of birds, but most people …