Wednesday, Nov 26, 2014



Grid manager red flags infra hotspots, weak backup plan
Tue, Nov 25, 2014

‘At least 10 spots vulnerable to high voltage tower collapses’.

India readies proposal to double power to Nepal
Thu, Nov 20, 2014

Nepal has a generating capacity of 600 MW but the hydroelectric output is severely reduced during winter, when the demand peaks.

Nay Pyi Taw
Fri, Nov 14, 2014

Myanmar has been welcomed back into the international fold after promising sweeping reforms.

Modi pushes for pact on mutual recognition of qualifications
Fri, Nov 14, 2014

Agreement needed to make India-ASEAN FTA in Services & Investments effective.

We should reject any linkage between religion and terrorism: Narendra Modi tells East Asia Summit
Fri, Nov 14, 2014

He also referred to challenges of close link with drug trafficking, arms smuggling and money laundering.

As EAS kicksoff, Narendra Modi meets Medvedev, Obama kicks up a row
Thu, Nov 13, 2014

Obama accused the Myanmarese government of backsliding on reforms, hours ahead of this talks with the President

Modi asks Asean to ink pact on recognition of educational, professional qualifications
Thu, Nov 13, 2014

Mutual pact an essential prerequisite for India to leverage its competitive advantage in the service sector

PM Narendra Modi at ASEAN: Sidelights
Thu, Nov 13, 2014

Modi was seen taking the picture of the Asean billboard at Myanmar International Convention Centre, venue for the 25th Asean summit.

Trilateral highway gets Modi push
Thu, Nov 13, 2014

Road to connect India, Myanmar, Thailand is a strategic project that PM Modi has taken up as priority.

PM Modi to meet Chinese counterpart Li Keqiang today
Thu, Nov 13, 2014

Li was the first foreign leader to have spoken with Modi on the telephone following his swearing-in in May.

Narendra Modi meets Aung San Suu Kyi
Wed, Nov 12, 2014

US President Barack Obama, who is slated to be here on Thursday for the East Asia Summit, will also meet Suu Kyi.

Ghost city’ Nay Pyi Taw is Myanmar’s showpiece at ASEAN
Wed, Nov 12, 2014

Myanmar is the rotating chair of ASEAN this year for the first time after joining the group in July 1997.

‘Look East’ has become ‘Act East Policy’, says PM Modi at ASEAN summit
Thu, Nov 13, 2014

Modi said that he believed that “we are entering in a new era in the India-ASEAN partnership”.

PM Narendra Modi pushes for regional connectivity, increased cultural contact in Myanmar
Wed, Nov 12, 2014

The focus was on beefing up engagement between the two nations in the areas of trade and commerce.

In Myanmar, PM Modi eyes regional connectivity booster shot for trade
Tue, Nov 11, 2014

Prime Minister Narendra Modi kicked off his 11-day foreign tour on Tuesday afternoon...

PM Modi lands in Myanmar, pushes for better connectivity and commerce with neighbour
Tue, Nov 11, 2014

This will be the second visit by an Indian PM to Myanmar in one calendar year after Manmohan Singh’s visit there last March for the BIMSTEC Summit.

#EXPLAINED: Here is why the BSE Sensex is headed north
Wed, Nov 05, 2014

Among domestic factors, optimism over improved corporate earnings, the possibility of an interest rate cut have improved sentiments further.

You can choose who distributes your power: bold proposal by panel
Tue, Nov 04, 2014

The panel is in the final process of consultations before firming up a cabinet note.

‘BJP, Sena don’t stand for Hindus in limited sense… All those who believe in India are Hindu’
Sun, Nov 02, 2014

Suresh Prabhu, PM Modi’s sherpa for G20, speaks about the impasse over Sena joining BJP govt in Maharashtra, India’s stand on trade facilitation and why the coal allocation ordinance was 'laudable'.

Power blackout hits Bangladesh as substation glitch breaks link with India
Sun, Nov 02, 2014

Bangladesh has a cumulative load of around 5,000 MW.

Good news from textile sector: exports to US, No. 1 single market, hit record high
Mon, Oct 27, 2014

The turnaround is significant as India has been steadily losing ground to Bangladesh, Vietnam and Indonesia in the US market.

Car safety, design to get priority under new body
Mon, Oct 27, 2014

Bharat New Vehicle Safety Assessment program to roll out in 2015.

Explained: Foreign bank accounts & black money controversy
Thu, Oct 23, 2014

ANIL SASI recalls and explains over making public the list of people with foreign bank accounts and black money controversy.

Eye on economy: Manufacturing a sector to address
Mon, Oct 20, 2014

Reviving agriculture and manufacturing is the new government’s key challenge.

To revive flagging sales, VW speeding two new launches in sedan, SUV space
Sun, Oct 19, 2014

The German car major is pinning its hopes on both these offerings to reinvigorate its flagging fortunes in India.

Before PM visit, govt begins work on Nepal power pacts
Sat, Oct 18, 2014

Power secretary to travel to Nepal early next week to finalise PDA.

NPCIL faces sourcing crunch as vendors drag feet
Wed, Oct 15, 2014

The liability issue was flagged as a concern by a representative of even the state-owned equipment firm Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd.

Three months after RBI eased rules, FPI participation in currency futures muted
Mon, Oct 13, 2014

Participation of FPIs in the OTC currency derivatives also has remained quite low.

RBI may push rate cut till fiscal-end on ‘base effect’ woes
Tue, Oct 07, 2014

Retail inflation may shoot up to 8% by March 2015.

Centre rolls out plan for higher ranking on ease of doing business
Mon, Oct 06, 2014

Ropes ministries and state governments in two-pronged strategy to cut red tape.

Despite inventory build-up, surge in credit flows to realty not a worry: RBI
Sat, Oct 04, 2014

Demand likely to be buoyant as urban housing shortage is estimated at 18.78 mn units.z

Global nuclear vendors’ India plans runs into Japanese hurdle
Thu, Oct 02, 2014

JSW the forgings major supplies 80% of reactor vessels globally. This technology cannot be transferred to India without an India-Japan nuclear pact in place.

Banks get a nudge from RBI to mine social media, know customers better
Mon, Sep 29, 2014

RBI deputy governor in a conference specifically underscored the need to leverage social network updates as an additional know-your-customer tool.

Carmakers revisit metallurgy, chemistry lessons to prune kerb weight
Sun, Sep 28, 2014

A lower weight vehicle has better acceleration, better braking and better handling.

Investor doubts back as Modi heads for US
Thu, Sep 25, 2014

The impact of the verdict is likely to be felt most by the fuel-starved power sector, which is the largest end-user of coal in the country.

Maruti, Hyundai rev up on rural market growth
Tue, Sep 23, 2014

Share of diesel vehicles for industry came down from 58 per cent in FY13 to 53 per cent in FY14.