India’s abstinence from RCEP: Free marketeers getting it surprisingly wrong
FTAs, by definition, are about countries swapping market access in areas where they have respective comparative advantages in place.
View: What Gotabaya Rajapaksa's victory means for Sri Lanka and India
Gotabaya is a pragmatic leader and can be expected to live up to his manifesto to develop security cooperation with India, as national security and fighting extremism are his priorities. But the reality is China is now entrenched in Sri Lanka more than it was in 2014.
India is heading for an economic growth of below 5%
4.2% would be the lowest growth since govt adopted a new base year for gross domestic product data in 2012.
BJP making India's best organisations hollow, selling them: Priyanka Gandhi
Her attack comes days after Sitharaman reportedly said the government was looking to wrap up the sale of state-run Air India and oil refiner and marketer BPCL by March 2020. "Our organisations are our pride. These are our 'golden birds'," Priyanka Gandhi said in a tweet in Hindi.
Pakistan resumes postal mail service with India: Pak media
Tensions between India and Pakistan spiked after New Delhi abrogated provisions of Article 370 and bifurcated it into two Union Territories. India's August 5 decision evoked strong reactions from Pakistan, which downgraded diplomatic ties. Islamabad suspended all communication links with India as well as the trade ties.
Kenya risks losing port to China casting shadow over India's outreach in Eastern Africa
China is now the single largest financier for infrastructure in Africa, funding one-in-five projects and constructing every third one, according to a Deloitte report. Forty out of Africa’s 55 states, along with African Union have signed memoranda of understanding with Beijing to finance and build modern highways, airports, and railways.
Sri Lanka’s India ties hinge on Pakistan policy under Gotabaya
Pakistan was quick to congratulate Rajapaksa on his victory, like India, and expressed the hope that the new dispensation in Colombo would reverse some of the earlier decisions vis-à-vis Pakistan, according to people aware of the matter.
Russia an important partner in India’s economic progress: Dharmendra Pradhan
Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan attended 'Days of Moscow' event in Delhi on November 20. While addressing the event, he said, “Russia is a...
Jeff Bezos to visit India in January, may meet PM Narendra Modi
Jeff Bezos, the Amazon chief is said to be worried about the changing eCommerce rules in India.
Buy GAIL (India) Ltd. target Rs 135: Nirav Chheda
Buy GAIL (India) Ltd. at a price target of Rs 135.0 and a stoploss at Rs 121 from entry point.
India witnessing average sea level rise of 1.7mm/year
The government has told the Rajya Sabha that Indian coast have risen by 8.5 cm during the past 50 years. The data shared in the upper house of the Parliament is from 10 major ports across the country. The data, collected at 10 Indian ports, indicates sea levels at Diamond Harbour in West Bengal recorded the highest annual average increase.
Samsung may switch on TV production in India
Samsung is about to sign a deal with homegrown contract manufacturer Dixon Technologies to manufacture television sets up to 55 inches in screen size, sources said. These account for more than 85% of the Indian market. The company is evaluating options with other contract manufacturers to further expand local TV production in India, they added.
Newly-elected Lankan President to visit India on Nov 29: Jaishankar
Jaishankar, who arrived here on a two-day unannounced visit, said President Rajapaksa has accepted Prime Minister Modi's invitation to visit India on November 29. Rajapaksa stormed to victory in Sri Lanka's presidential elections, the results of which came on Sunday.
Australia's partnership with India should be 'far easier' to build than that with China: Tony Abbott
"A partnership between two democracies such as India and Australia should be far easier to build than one between Australia and a one-party communist state like China," Abbott said. He made the remarks on Monday while speaking at an event organised here by the India Foundation. The theme of the event was 'Vision For Free & Open Indo-Pacific'.
Buy Oil India, price target Rs 173: Sagar Doshi
The analyst suggested a stoploss at Rs 157
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