Oct industrial output contracts, builds case for rate cut
Dec 15, 2014 at 01:45 | Source:
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's industrial output contracted in October, its worst performance in three years, while retail inflation continued its declining trend, building the case for the Reserve Bank of India to lower interest rates early next year...
PM Modi holds talks with Putin to boost cooperation with Russia
Dec 11, 2014 at 13:31 | Source:
New Delhi: Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday held talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi to further boost cooperation between the two strategic partners in crucial sectors like defence, energy and trade at a time when Russian economy was ...
For PM Modi, English switchover came naturally (IANS Special)
Dec 08, 2014 at 00:30 | Source:
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) For those following Prime Minister Narendra Modi's addresses abroad, his switch to English instead of the expected Hindi during his recent foreign visits may have come as a surprise. But, for a politician known to be a powerfu...
Will Putin-Modi summit reinvigorate Indo-Russian ties?
Dec 06, 2014 at 13:42 | Source:
The 15th India-Russia annual summit in New Delhi on 11 December will not be a routine annual ritual. It will be an occasion for the age-old special strategic partners to address a string of contentious issues that have cast a shadow on their bilatera...
Singapore tops ranking of best place to do business
Nov 20, 2014 at 08:32 | Source:
Wealthy city-state Singapore has once again topped a ranking of the best places in the world to do business. The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) ranked Singapore as number one out of 82 countries for its efficient [and] open economy . The tiny Asia...
LIVE: Fiji opposition boycotts PM Modi's address to Parliament
Nov 19, 2014 at 12:55 | Source:
12.20 pm: Proud to have India as a partner, says Fijian PMIn response to PM Narendra Modi's visit to Fiji, Prime MinisterJosiah Bainimarama said that he was proud to have India as a future partner. According to reports in DNA,Bainimarama said that he...
Live: Abbott-Modi becomes Tony-Narendra as bonhomie continues
Nov 18, 2014 at 17:05 | Source:
4.51pm: Abbott-Modi bonhomie on full swing at Melbourne cricket stadiumAustralian Prime Minister Tony Abbott and his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi held a joint press conference after summit talks, stressing how the two countries were expanding the...
LIVE: Modi arrives in Melbourne, to meet Australia's biggest CEOs and MDs
Nov 18, 2014 at 09:30 | Source:
9:00 am 18 November, 2014Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Melbourne on Tuesday on the fourth and last leg on his five-day Australian tour. Governor of Victoria Alex Chernov is hosting the chief executives' roundtable during which Modi would in...
Delhi Metro among six Indian projects in world report on infrastructure
Nov 17, 2014 at 22:32 | Source:
New Delhi: Delhi Metro is one of the six Indian projects to feature in the prestigious Infrastructure100: World Markets Report compiled by the reputed international accounting firm KPMG.In this year's Infrastructure 100, a global panel of independent...
World media pick over G20 summit
Nov 17, 2014 at 20:51 | Source:
As commentators across the world begin to assess the outcome of G20, which closed in Brisbane on Sunday, some note that the event was overshadowed by criticism of Russia over its role in Ukraine. Others are pleased that climate change and the Ebola c...
Is the global economy headed for the rocks?
Nov 17, 2014 at 16:57 | Source:
Well David Cameron, perhaps learning a lesson from his stockbroker father, got his timing right. On the morning that he warns (in the Guardian) that red lights are flashing on the dashboard of the global economy, Japan announces that it has unexpecte...