India

Indian Fighter Jet Missing in Region Claimed by China - Bloomberg

An Indian fighter jet has gone missing near the India-China border after taking off from an air force base in northeastern India, according to an …

Arunachal Pradesh

3 years of Narendra Modi govt: 10 charts that show where Indian economy stands

In May, 2014, the Narendra Modi government came to power with a historic mandate and promising good days for the economy. Investors hoped for a …

Indian Economy

India Hits Terrorists Across Line of Control With Pakistan - Bloomberg

India has hit army posts in a Pakistan-controlled part of Kashmir that were providing cover for militants planning attacks, an Indian Army spokesman …

Pakistan

Special Report: As Modi and his Hindu base rise, so too does yoga tycoon Baba Ramdev

HARIDWAR, India (Reuters) - Narendra Modi leaned to whisper in the ear of the man sitting cross-legged and barefoot next to him, the one clad in saffron robes with a long beard and squinty gaze. It was late in the afternoon of March 23, 2014 in New Delhi and the start of national elections was a …

New Delhi

All You Need To Know About Dalit-Thakur Clashes In Saharanpur, Yogi’s 1st Major Challenge

The riots in Saharanpur are a part and product of the vote-bank politics of Uttar Pradesh. Saharanpur has always been sensitive to caste politics; it …

Uttar Pradesh

Not just Robert Vadra's mother, Delhi Police withdraw security cover to 12 more VVIPs

The Delhi Police have decided to withdraw the security cover for 13 persons, including Robert Vadra's mother Maureen Vadra and former Delhi Police …

Aam Aadmi Party

India's Book-Buying Habits Say A Lot About The Country's Economy - Bloomberg

Controversial politicians. Celebrity cricket players. Spiritual gurus. India’s publishing industry, like the country’s broader economic story, has a …

Indian Economy

This Is Why Odisha Is the Place to Buy the Best Traditional Wear

Odisha is popular all around the world because of its culture and heritage. An integral part of this identity is the beautiful traditional wear that …

Odisha

Won't Allow Companies From Country Barring Indian Firms: Goyal

Power Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday (23 May) said he "will not allow" any company to come to India from a country that does not permit an Indian …

Major Leetul Gogoi, officer caught in Kashmir human shield row honoured by Indian Army

<b>New Delhi</b>: Major Leetul Gogoi, who had tied a man to a jeep in Kashmir purportedly as a shield against stone pelters, has been honoured with the Army …

Lok Sabha

The dark side of India's self-styled godmen | Asia | DW | 23.05.2017

An increasing number of so-called "spiritual" gurus or "godmen" in India are implicated in ghastly crimes ranging from sexual abuse to murder. Murali …

World News

'Fake degree' row back to haunt Smriti Irani as fresh petition filed

<b>New Delhi:</b> A petition has been filed in the Delhi High Court on Tuesday against Union Minister Smriti Irani alleging submission of contradictory …

India News

Sourcing norm won't apply to Tesla, says government

It is only for retail trading of goods that sourcing conditions are mandated. Such norms are not applicable to manufacturers as goods are produced in …

Autos

India bars Pakistan from participating in upcoming Pro Kabaddi League

India has barred Pakistani players from taking part in the upcoming Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) in which players from 16 countries will participate,</i> …

New Tax Reform to Draw Indian Businesses Into Digital Economy - Bloomberg

India’s biggest tax reform in history is also set to make its small-to-medium businesses more transparent.<p>On July 1, as India rolls out its landmark …

Indian Economy

India 'bombs Pakistan army posts' in Kashmir

<b>India's army says it bombed Pakistani army posts along the de facto border dividing the two countries in Kashmir.</b><p>Army spokesman Ashok Narula told reporters the action was taken to stop Pakistan's army from helping militants cross into Indian-administered Kashmir.<p>He said "bringing down" the number …

Pakistan

RBI refuses to disclose list of loan defaulters

New Delhi, May 23:<p>The Reserve Bank of India has refused to make public the list of loan defaulters with public sector banks despite an order of the …

Reserve Bank of India

A modern and nature-friendly house in Chennai

Owned by Mr. & Mrs. Justin, this spacious and very contemporary house accommodates a family of six with grandparents and two children. The clients …

Architecture

India power minister promotes renewables and ‘cleaner’ coal

Piyush Goyal insists electrification compatible with curbing carbon emissions growth<p>Piyush Goyal picks up his smartphone, opens an app and declares …

Energy

Indian tech sector downsizes heavily as Trump’s H-1B policy creates uncertainty

Technology companies in India are in the midst of a massive restructuring drive that has both employees and industry analysts worried over the future …

H-1B visa

Jindal Steel to swing to profit by 2018/19

(Reuters) - Jindal Steel and Power plans to increase its total steel capacity by as much as 50 percent this fiscal year and turn profitable by 2018/19, its chief executive said, after the company showed its losses narrowing in the fourth quarter.<p>The company is commissioning 4 million tonnes of …

Business (India)

MCD bypoll results: BJP loses to AAP, Cong on 2 seats days after sweeping election

The Aam Aadmi Party dislodged the BJP in east Delhi’s Maujpur while Congress bagged the Sarai Pipal Thala seat in the municipal bypoll, results for …

Aam Aadmi Party

PWD scam: Delhi ACB raids Arvind Kejriwal's deceased kin's home, seizes documents

<b>New Delhi:</b> Delhi's Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) on Tuesday said it raided Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's deceased brother-in-law Surender Kumar …

Arvind Kejriwal

BIZ DEV: TBWA\India Wins Modern Food Enterprises

TBWA\India was named agency of record for Modern Food Enterprises, a bread and bakery brand.<p>"Winning the creative mandate of Modern Food is a matter …

Advertising Industry

General Motors India exit leaves dealers, customers in a quandary

<b>Mumbai:</b> On 28 April, General Motors India wrote to its 150-some dealers, asking them to prepare for the launch of the new generation Beat, a small …

Autos

Apple finally gets tax concessions in India after starting local iPhone production

Apple is reported to have finally succeeded in getting one of the tax concessions it had sought in return for assembling iPhones in India. The company had long been seeking a range of incentives in return for setting up an iPhone plant in the country.<p>Apple had originally wanted the concessions …

Apple

Cigarettes have escaped the demerit list of goods on GST and may cost the same as before

The GST rate of 28% on cigarettes allows the effective tax rate on the product to remain unchanged.<p>Despite the high rate of Good and Sales Tax to be …

Public Health

Two-day 'Startup India Summit' begins in UAE today

A two day "Startup India Summit" will begin in Abu Dhabi, UAE, on Tuesday. This is the first "Start Up Summit" being held in the UAE by the Consul …

Indian Swimmer Virdhawal Vikram Khade

Virdhawal Vikram Khade Ek Indian Swimmer Hai. Unhone Beijing 2008 Olympics Me 50 Meter, 100 Meter Aur 200 Meter Freestyle... Current Photo via Sanju …

Swimming

Snapdeal s Founders In Trouble For Copying Business Model Non Payment of Dues

The Delhi Sessions court has directed founders of e-commerce firm Snapdeal, Kunal Bahl (CEO) and Rohit Bansal (COO) and former CEO Vijay Ajmera to …

Startups