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India: our hates and loves

May 30th 2016 10:56AM
You either love it or you hate it, someone once said about Marmite. I have heard the same cliché applied to India. But it is untrue, whether you are ...

India rejects Apple's plans to sell refurbished iPhones, but might agree to Apple Stores

May 30th 2016 9:03AM
The Indian government has rejected Apple's proposal to sell refurbished iPhones in the country, but said it was considering the company's application ...

Telangana set to unfurl India's largest Tricolour

May 30th 2016 9:02AM
Telangana set to unfurl India's largest Tricolour. The proposed height of the flagpole is 303 feet -- 10 feet more than the current tallest flagpole pole in ...

Yes, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella can quote Mirza Ghalib

May 30th 2016 8:44AM
Satya Nadella, who is on his third visit to India, reiterated how Microsoft can help the country in its 'Digital India' initiative and build technology around ...

The other side to India's sanitary pad revolution

May 30th 2016 8:07AM
A sanitary pad protest in Kolkata, India. The message reads 'Menstruation is not an illness'. Photograph: Arindam Shivaani/NurPhoto/Rex Shutterstock.

Tackling India's stereotypes: Five things that broke the mould

May 30th 2016 7:33AM
From malnutrition to disease, the Indian stereotype has long been riddled by negativity. But amidst the pollution and the chaos, the crowds and the ...

India comedian in trouble over video 'mocking' Tendulkar

May 30th 2016 7:30AM
An Indian comedian is being investigated by police after posting a video mocking cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and singer Lata Mangeshkar. Tanmay ...

India engaging with US on visa, solar issues: Commerce Secy

May 30th 2016 7:22AM
NEW DELHI: India is holding consultations with the US to resolve the issues relating to visa fee and the solar power case at the WTO, Commerce ...

Are more rate cuts needed to support India's growth?

May 30th 2016 7:22AM
MUMBAI: Agriculture spending and private consumption are likely to drive India's economic growth this financial year as an expected good monsoons ...

Is Apple 'Cutting Edge' Enough to Bypass Made-in-India Rule?

May 30th 2016 7:11AM
The Indian government on Monday said it was discussing Apple's foreign direct investment application that seeks a waiver from a local sourcing rule.

India talking to China for providing market access to products: Nirmala Sitharaman

May 30th 2016 6:48AM
Simultaneously, Sitharaman added that in order to stop some of the Chinese goods which are causing injury to the domestic industry, India is taking ...

UPDATE 1-India caps refiners' dollar buying for Iran dues to shield rupee -sources

May 30th 2016 6:48AM
India is one of the biggest buyers of Iranian crude and built up a payments ... $500 million in dues to Iran followed by $250 million by Indian Oil Corp.

Indian Ministries Divide on Apple's Retail Vision

May 30th 2016 6:37AM
India's minister for commerce and industry said she supports waiving rules that threaten to block Apple Inc.'s retail stores, offering new hope for the ...

India to outdo Russia in space

May 30th 2016 6:26AM
The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) is to launch a record number of satellites into orbit in June. According to the head of the ISRO, Kiran ...

The Great Wall of India: Maybe It's Time To Make Apple An Election Issue Again

May 30th 2016 6:03AM
Back in January before he was the Republican presidential nominee, Donald Trump made Apple one of the targets of his trade-related vitriol. “We're ...

It's About Celebrating Technology India Creates, Says Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella

May 30th 2016 5:52AM
New Delhi: India-born CEO of Microsoft Satya Nadella today said developers and entrepreneurs from India are playing a key role in driving innovation ...

Sony Xperia X, XA India: Everything you need to know

May 30th 2016 5:41AM
Sony India has officially launched its Xperia X and XA smartphones in India. Sony Xperia X and XA are the first smartphones in the new X series to ...

No Slowdown for India Despite Global Uncertainty, Jaitley Says

May 30th 2016 5:30AM
While India is the world's fastest-growing major economy, investors have been frustrated by Modi's inability to push through a national sales tax and ...

SWIFT India appoints Kiran Shetty as CEO

May 30th 2016 5:24AM
Appointment further strengthens leadership following the go live of the SWIFT India domestic financial messaging platform.

Why land means hope for India's vulnerable single women

May 30th 2016 5:08AM
The Eastern India state of Odisha is challenging gender inequality in the country's land laws by offering land and shelter to women living alone.