Trump-Modi found a common ground in ‘terrorism’ and most of the so-called contentious issues that were relevant for Indian businesses were carefully or deliberately avoided.
The H1B work visas, which allow highly skilled foreign workers to travel to the US, have been in the eye of a storm since President Donald Trump's election campaign. The Indian IT industry is likely to be most hit if proposed changes to the visa system are implemented by the US.
Younger startups could refrain from calling themselves - an Uber of xyz, a connotation very popular among companies trying to aggregate local businesses.
The scooter is expected to be priced anywhere in the range of Rs 80,000 and Rs 110,000, co-founder Tarun Mehta told Moneycontrol.
Commerce Secretary Rita Teaotia said the U.S has started a trade policy review of those countries with which it has adverse trade balance and India is ninth on that list.
There is a possibility of a bilateral meeting between Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping on the sidelines of the summit in Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan. However, the Ministry of External Affairs has denied any interaction with Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.
A cabinet reshuffle this year may be on the cards with key portfolios vacant and elections a couple of years away.
'Desh badal raha hai' is the clear message.
PM Modi’s Europe tour is an attempt to deepen cooperation at a time when Donald Trump’s politics have alienated several European leaders
The deadlocked Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between India and the European Union (EU) is likely to take centre-stage at this meeting, with Germany-based CEOs keen to push for a further opening up of the Indian market.
Interview with Gaurav Dua, Head of Research at Sharekhan .
The Congress demanded that the government make public the GDP numbers as per the old formula and provide details of those it has given jobs during last three years.
Interview with Kamlesh Rao, MD, Kotak Securities
As the Modi government enters the fourth year, the economy is in a much better shape. In the emerging markets, India is in a macro sweet spot.
The two countries were set to sign an agreement to lease out oil tanks to India to jointly operate a strategic oil facility in the eastern port district of Trincomalee.
The BJP said the government will respond appropriately to the mutilation of the soldiers by the Pakistan Army while attacking the Congress after it blamed the Modi government for not having a national security policy.
"Of course we shall ask Prime Minister (Narendra) Modi if any kind of possibility to intervene on the Cyprus question," he said, but insisted that Cyprus won't do things that may make friends uneasy.
The party cannot afford a poor show in state elections as Modi gained popularity in the country on the 'Gujarat model of development', following which the voters in the country elevated him to the chair of Prime Minister in 2014.
The inclusion of the agenda item of the Central Board of Trustees’ (CBT) to make PF contributions voluntary for the garment and made-up sectors has raised doubts on the government’s long-term intent on provident fund structure.
In the run up to 2019 Lok Sabha polls, sectors like basic consumption (staples), low- to mid- income housing, agri, and rural consumption could be in focus.
First, the big picture. The victory fashioned by Modi in India‘s politically most important state will inevitably be seen as a thumbs up for demonetisation; the failure of the Aam Aadmi Party in expanding beyond Delhi will also reassure those who want no threat, however small, to a dominant single party at the Centre.
If past experience is any guide, exit polls are at best a good indicator of the trend. Hence, if we follow the trend on UP, it wouldn‘t be an overestimation to expect that BJP might emerge as a single largest party. Even if it doesn‘t cross the 50 percent seat mark, such an outcome is unlikely to rattle the markets beyond a day.
Since Friday, Modi has addressed as many as three public meetings and taken out two processions in open vehicles.
In a post titled 'Building Global Community', Zuckerberg wrote to the social network's users in an over 5,700-word post, which is being described as his mission statement.