No Legal Ground For Return of Kohinoor

The famous Kohinoor diamond of the British crown is unlikely to be returned to India as the growing demand for the diamond’s return is based on weak legal grounds.

Will PM Narendra Modi be India's Most Travelled PM Ever

In a skosh over two years in office, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has travelled 51 times abroad to 42 countries spanning six continents.

Coming Soon to Florida: India vs West Indies in T20I Games

BCCI had originally planned a mini-IPL, with the USA a potential venue, but then had to call it off due to lack of time.

SMEs Struggling 100 Times More in India Than USA

Starting a small business in India is very difficult. Here SMEs are struggling hundred times more than their counterparts in the US.

UK Woman Sues Neighbours For Cooking Spicy Food

A woman in the UK has filed a court case against her neighbours for cooking spicy food which she says waft out "pungent toxic fumes", causing her "respiratory problems" as well as choking.

Malaysian Tycoon Ananda, Marshall Summoned Over Aircel-Maxis Deal in India

Billionaire T Ananda Krishnan and his lieutenant, Ralph Marshall, have been summoned to appear before India’s Enforcement Directorate (ED) in the second week of November over a probe alleging irregularities related to a 2006 Aircel-Maxis deal.

Cricket South Africa Recalls India's Role at Silver Jubilee Event

Cricket South Africa (CSA) recalled India's role in helping them return to international fold after nearly four decades of isolation, at a gala dinner here to mark the silver jubilee of non-racial cricket in the country.

Africa Woos Investments From India

Africa is inviting Indian industries to explore business possibilities in their continent by offering a slew of incentives.

European Refugees in India, Africa And The Middle East

As Europe struggles to deal with a huge refugee influx it might be useful to remind ourselves of a similar route taken by European refugees about half a century back.
Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 02:52 EDT

Stranded In The Gulf, Indian Workers Make Video Appeal

Indians workers stranded in the United Arab Emirates with expired work permits, no pay and limited food, water and sanitation have appealed to the Indian government for immediate repatriation and financial assistance.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 07:03 EDT

Leading NRI Honoured With Honorary Doctorate

Mr. Rami Ranger, a leading London-based NRI entrepreneur, has been conferred with an honorary doctorate for his services to business, philanthropy and promotion of social cohesion in Britain.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 07:00 EDT

NRI Chooses US Court Over Indian Judicial System

In an unusual case, a non-resident Keralite (NRK) living in the US has chosen a court there over the Indian judicial system to proceed against another US-based NRK in a case alleging cheating related to a property transaction.

Sunday, Jul 24, 2016 01:34 EDT

Donald Trump Finds Huge Support System Among Indian Americans

The 2016 Republican National Convention at Cleveland, Ohio, which nominated Trump as the Republican Party's presidential nominee and Mike Pence as his running mate, saw some high-profile support for the duo from the India American community, which has historically leaned towards the Democratic Party.

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 02:41 EDT

Is Nepal PM Oli's Fall Good News For India

As Nepal moved on Sunday to finally dislodge prime minister KP Oli , it was a positive development so far as India is concerned.

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 02:39 EDT

India's Deng Xiaoping

He won eight consecutive elections and spent more than 50 years in his Congress party before becoming the prime minister of India.

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 00:00 EDT

U.K. Foreign Secretary to Visit India

United Kingdom is confident of rediscovering ties with India and other “partner countries” under the leadership of Prime Minister Theresa May who took over on July 13 following the Brexit referendum.

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 00:00 EDT

Malaysian PM Vows to Strengthen Trade Ties With India

Najib points out that India has been Malaysia’s largest export destination in the South Asian region since 1998

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 00:00 EDT

One-dish Wonders

Some Indian restaurants have relied on one signature dish to become legendary among food lovers.

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 02:49 EDT

11 Days From Rio India is Reeling Under Doping Shame

Inderjeet Singh, Rio Olympics-bound shotputter, has failed a dope test. He has been found positive for two banned substances androsterone and etiocholanolone. This comes after wrestler Narsingh Yadav too failed a dope test

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 00:00 EDT

In-form Indian Eves Subdue Canada 3-1 in USA Tour

The Indian women's hockey team produced yet another brilliant performance as they defeated Canada 3-1 in their second consecutive encounter of the USA tour in Pennsylvania on Saturday

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 07:19 EDT

Scribes' Visa Issue: Chinese Media Warns India of Repercussions

Taking umbrage at India's refusal to extend visas to three Chinese journalists, a state-run daily today warned of "serious consequences" if New Delhi was "taking revenge" for China's refusal to back its NSG membership bid.

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 02:48 EDT

Big US Carmakers Reviewing India Investment Plans

The big three US carmakers— one now a US-Europe hybrid—General Motors, Ford Motor and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles are having to take another look at their India strategy and investment plans.

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 00:00 EDT

Why India And Africa Are Markets to Watch

Markets that matter With some of the world’s fastest growing economies, overseas trade opportunities abound for ambitious companies based in Greater Manchester.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 07:13 EDT

General Motors Puts $1bn India Plan On Hold

General Motors has put on hold a planned $1bn investment in India as it reassesses its strategy in the country.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 07:05 EDT

India Looks to Boost Energy Ties With UK

Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan to meet counterpart in the new UK cabinet, Greg Clark, as well as British industry executives in September

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 02:35 EDT

The Swag of An Ageing Indian Superstar

At 65, Tamil cinema superstar and a grandfather in real life, Rajinikanth, packs a mean punch in his new film Kabali, an action-packed gangster drama

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 00:39 EDT

The Changing Ki & Ka of Millenial Relationships

In Indian households the change has been particularly exemplary given the country’s patriarchal history.

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 00:24 EDT

Indian Sex Comedy on Quiz Geeks is Making Waves

A wacky Indian sex comedy about four college-going quiz geeks and their unbridled fantasies has made audiences sit up and have a good laugh.

Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 00:27 EDT

India office Holiday For Watching Film

Businesses in southern India have given their employees the day off on Friday so they can attend screenings of a new film starring Tamil cinema superstar Rajinikanth.

Thursday, Jul 14, 2016 00:33 EDT

David Cameron Orders Indian Spicy Food For Last Supper as UK PM

Britain's former Prime Minister David Cameron spiced up his 'last supper' at his 10 Downing Street office-cum-home with some spicy Indian food such as Hyderabadi Saffron Chicken, Kashmiri Rogan Josh and Samosas.

Wednesday, Jul 13, 2016 00:13 EDT

Indian State Imposes Fat Tax

Kerala is the first state in India to introduce a "fat tax" on burgers, pizzas, doughnuts and tacos served in branded restaurants.

Monday, Jul 04, 2016 03:12 EDT

Inside Mysuru's Big Fat Royal Shaadi

In Grand Royal Wedding, Maharaja Of Mysuru Marries Princess From Rajasthan

Sunday, Jul 03, 2016 06:39 EDT

The Indian Man Who Restored a 4,500-year-old Mummy

The mummy, believed to be that of Egyptian Princess Naishu, daughter of the Pharaoh VI, possibly born around 2,500 BC, was the pride of the museum since 1920, but had fallen into a state of disrepair.

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The Spice is Right

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