Pakistan's external affairs to be challenging in 2020; ties to remain tense with India: Think-tank
Tense relations with India would continue to consume much of Pakistan's strategic and diplomatic bandwidth, Islamabad Policy Institute said in its report 'Pakistan Outlook 2020: Politics, Economy & Security'. Also, the peace process in Afghanistan would in near future continue to be marred by uncertainty.
India needs better opposition: Abhijit Banerjee
Speaking at a session at the Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF), the 58-year-old India-born Ame...
Air India doubles flights on Tel Aviv-New Delhi route to tackle increase in passenger rush
In view of the increase in passenger traffic on th...
India is Nepal's key development partner and largest friend in many sectors: Nepal's PM K P Oli
"India is not only a key development partner of Nepal; she is also the largest friend in terms of trade, transit, investment, infrastructure, technology, energy, education, healthcare and so on," Nepal's Prime Minister K P Oli said in his message on India's 71st Republic Day published in major Nepalese newspapers on Sunday.
‘India offers exciting blueprint for other emerging markets’
Tilman Ehrbeck, managing partner, Flourish, spoke about the India opportunity, how the market offers a blueprint for other emerging markets, and the broad themes which interest him here.
The forgotten founders of India
Many of our republic’s founders are national icons. But beyond the inner circle, there were hundreds of others.
Need to ease norms for fintech sector in India, says a lawyer
While regulations are critical to ensure that fintech solutions are not used for money laundering or terror financing, banning new technologies will prove to be counter productive, advocate Pratibha Jain said at the World Economic Forum in Davos.
No Canada, Australian visas if you flout traffic rules in Ludhiana
Police have been getting calls every month in the past one year from these embassies seeking traffic violation details of visa applicants, Ludhiana police commissioner Rakesh Agrawal told TOI on Friday.
Nepal offers to play role of mediator between India and Pakistan
Tensions between India and Pakistan have spiked since India abrogated Article 370 of the Constitution to revoke the special status of Jammu and Kashmir in August last. India's decision evoked strong reactions from Pakistan, which downgraded diplomatic ties and expelled the Indian envoy.
Kangana Ranaut thanks govt of India for honouring her with Padma Shri
The Government of India announced the Padma awards on January 25, a day before Republic Day. Kangana Ranaut has been honoured with the Padma...
With Apache, Chinook, 'Dhanush', India displays military might at R-Day parade
In the mechanised columns, three indigenously-developed battle tank T-90 Bhishma, three Ballaway Machine Pikate, three K-9 Vajra gun system, two transportable satellite terminal (TST) and two Akash surface-to-air-missiles, were also showcased.
India, Brazil ink 15 pacts to boost ties further
India and Brazil on Saturday inked 15 agreements to boost cooperation in a wide range of areas like trade and investment, oil and gas, cyber security and information technology after talks between Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro and PM Narendra Modi. Bolsonaro arrived in India on Friday to grace the Republic Day Parade as chief guest on Sunday.
MG Motor India eyes increasing production of SUV Hector by up to 30%
MG Motor India plans to increase production of its SUV Hector by around 30 per cent after BS-VI emission norms come into effect from April 1, according to a senior company official.
Coal India adheres to environmental, sustainable standards: CMD
The miner's comment came after the CAG of India, in a report, said that six, out of seven coal producing subsidiaries of CIL, did not formulate environmental policies as mandated by Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change. The world's largest coal miner is expecting to achieve a double digit growth in production for January 2020.
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