Despite Prime Minister Narendra Modi launching a range of economic reforms, industrial growth in India remains weak hurting demand for large trucks and forcing companies like Tata Motors to look overseas for profit.
Eighty-five percent of India's family planning budget is used to promote and conduct sterilisations on women, the head of a prominent charity said on Friday, calling for more funds to be channelled towards providing alternative forms of contraception.
ONGC Videsh Ltd, the overseas arm of state-owned explorer Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC), has lost out on its bid for two oil blocks in Mexico's first licensing round in 88 years.
In a BSE filing, Siemens Ltd said it has "won a crucial turnkey order worth approximately Rs 123 crore from Power Grid Company of Bangladesh."
Developing Asia is now expected to grow 6.1 percent and 6.2 percent this year and in 2016 against the ADB's March forecast of 6.3 percent for both years, the bank said in its 2015 outlook supplement released on Thursday.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif will meet on Friday morning on the sidelines of the SCO Summit, an official confirmed on Thursday.
Besides, the government is working towards a Rs 22,000 crore project to provide connectivity between India and Sri Lanka for which the Asian Development Bank has expressed willingness to provide funding, he said.
According to sources, the two leaders, who will be present in Ufa to attend the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summit, will be meeting on the sidelines of it. However, the details of the meeting were not specified.
The Joint Monitoring Programme report, "Progress on Sanitation and Drinking Water: 2015 Update and MDG Assessment" released said one in every three or 2.4 billion people on the planet are still without sanitation facilities, including 946 million people who defecate in the open.
Quoting latest data published by World Cellular Information Service (WCIS), Airtel has over 303 million mobile subscribers across its operations and has moved up one position in the global rankings.
Samsung will launch several Tizen smartphones at varying prices, the person said without disclosing other specifications.
Ashok Leyland, Managing Director Vinod K Dasari said Dost fills an important gap in the company's portfolio, and 1,00,000 Dost vehicles on road, across 11 countries, is a proof of a good product design, solid engineering, and strong market acceptance.
India, put in to bat, put up a competitive 317 for six courtesy under-fire captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni (69 runs off 77 balls) and opener Shikhar Dhawan (75 off 73)). Suresh Raina put up an all-round effort, scoring 38 before ending with career best figures of three for 45.
Young Bangladeshi paceman Mustafizur Rehman (6/43) yet again tormented the Indian batsmen with his second successive six-wicket haul as the visitors folded for 200 in 45 overs. The 19-year-old young left-arm pacer from remote Satkhira village became only the second bowler in ODI history to record two five-wicket hauls in his first two matches.
If it is justifiable if you remove me and the Indian cricket will start doing well, and if I am the reason for all the bad that's happening to Indian cricket, definitely I would love to step away and play as a player.
Addressing investors, analysts and business executives at the think-tank Council on Foreign Relations here yesterday, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently spoke to his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif.
They say revenge is a dish best served cold. That's exactly what happened in Mirpur on Thursday.
Clothing Manufacturers Association of India (CMAI) hopes to achieve exports target of USD 18 billion for financial year 2015-16 from USD 16.8 billion in previous year.
The call was made after a war of words over Myanmar operations. Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore's had said that military action in Myanmar to hit back at rebels who killed 18 soldiers in Manipur was a message to other countries.
Dhoni along with Stuart Binny, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Suresh Raina, Mohit Sharma, Dhawal Kulkarni and Ambati Rayudu arrived here yesterday to face the hosts in the limited-overs matches.
Days after passing a resolution in Parliament against India, Pakistan will be moving United Nations to condemn Prime Minister Narendra Modi's statement in Bangladesh.
Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday signed the Bangladesh, Bhutan, India and Nepal (BBIN) Motor Vehicle Agreement (MVA) for Regulation of Passenger, Personal and Cargo Vehicular Traffic along with transport ministers of the other three nations at Bhutan's capital Thimpu.
With the first four days of the one-off Test match between Bangladesh and India left in the hands of rain Gods, the fifth day was no different with play starting a couple of hours late due to the much inevitable 'rain'.
Following the nod, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari will visit Bhutan where the pact is scheduled to be signed by transport ministers of the participating nations.
Indian television channels said special forces carried out "surgical strikes" inside Myanmar where the guerrillas had fled to, something that was not confirmed by the army.