• Should not try to suppress democratic protests: Sena attacks BJP over lathicharge on JNU students 21 Nov 2019 09:56 In an attack on the Bharatiya Janata Party over the ongoing protests at the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) in Delhi, the Shiv Sena on Thursday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP got their current position by protesting. In its mouthpiece, …
  • "Inhuman": Sena Attacks BJP After Cops' Lathicharge JNU Students 21 Nov 2019 09:25 JNU Students Protest: Cops and students clashed in South Delhi over the recent hostel fee hike Mumbai: The Shiv Sena targeted former ally BJP on Thursday over Delhi Police's "inhuman" lathicharge on JNU students protesting the recent hostel …
  • Haircuts for Indian Finance — Bald or Bold? 21 Nov 2019 07:04 As I wrote earlier, for the lenders to pretend that they were going to restructure Dewan’s $12 billion in liabilities outside of court supervision was just a Bollywood fantasy. The problem is that India’s 2016 insolvency law, modeled on the U.K. system, is …
  • American Opinion: The long reach of press outrage 21 Nov 2019 06:54 To the long list of President Donald Trump's dubious achievements, add the spread of "fake news" as a loanword to the non-English-speaking world. Inspired by Trump's own diatribes against press coverage he dislikes, authorities from …
  • <em>Gender, Power in South Asia</em> :: Book Review 21 Nov 2019 03:08 Gender, Power and Democracy in South Asia :: Book * Gender, Power and Democracy in South Asia :: Book Cover ISBN : 81-8324-929-9 Title : Gender, Power and Democracy in South Asia Author : Durga P. Chhetri Year : 2019 Price : Rs. 750 Published By Mittal …
  • Gregory Alan Isakov, Lettuce, India.Arie and Trev Rich Nominated for Grammy Awards 21 Nov 2019 02:40 Grammy Award nominations dropped today, November 20, and there are a few Colorado connections. Gregory Alan Isakov has been nominated in the Best Folk Album category for Evening Machines. The Boulder-based crooner, who works on his music at night after …
  • Rider to be exempted from CAB Inner Line Permit System 21 Nov 2019 00:33 Rider to be exempted from CAB: Inner Line Permit System - The Sangai Express Editorial :: November 21 2019 - Likely, it is. Take note. It is not ‘will be exempted,’ but ‘may be exempted.’ And that is States where the Inner Line Permit System is in force …
  • Truth, sincerity and commitment with reasonable action is the only way left 21 Nov 2019 00:33 Truth, sincerity and commitment with reasonable action is the only way left now Mr. Chief Minister - Imphal Times Editorial :: November 21 2019 - Seems like the present impasse in the state of Manipur against the contentious CAB and also large scale …
  • Asia's Richest Man Breaks into Oil Elite Club 20 Nov 2019 12:58 by  Bloomberg |Debjit Chakraborty |Wednesday, November 20, 2019 Reliance Industries Ltd, run by Asia's richest man Mukesh Ambani, has eclipsed BP to break into an elite club of energy supermajors. (Bloomberg) -- Reliance Industries Ltd., run by Asia’s …
  • The politics of pop culture 20 Nov 2019 12:42 The line between North and South Korea is one of the most militarised borders in the world, buffeted by armies at full battle readiness. Landmines, armed guard posts and electrical fences surround the DMZ. The North has launched incursions, infiltrations …
  • Sensex Hits New All-time High, Ends Notably Higher 20 Nov 2019 12:12 Indian stocks opened on a buoyant note on Wednesday and stayed firm right through the session to end with solid gain, as traders shrugged off weak global cues and created fresh positions at several blue chip counters. Global cues were weak, with markets …
  • Global Visual Content Market Size, Share, Trends, Opportunities, Brand Shares to Reach US$ 9337.7 million Value by 2025 at a CAGR of 15.6% 20 Nov 2019 11:29 Nov 20, 2019 (The Expresswire) -- New Trends of Visual Content Market report studies the conclusion about analysis and research the global Visual Content Market status and future forecast, involving, production, revenue, consumption, historical data and …
  • The Sun Stops Shining for Indian Property Mogul 20 Nov 2019 06:18 The 42% carnage in Sterling and Wilson shares over three trading sessions in Mumbai is the story of this broken pledge. Controlling shareholders had promised to return with interest what they owe the business — but are now dragging their feet. That’s …
  • Indian Government Asserts Widespread Digital Surveillance Powers After WhatsApp Hack 20 Nov 2019 06:06 Armed police stand guard on the streets of Mumbai in November 2019 amid heightened tensions over a Supreme Court ruling on holy site contested by Hindus and Muslims.Photo: Indrani Mukherjee/AFP (Getty Images) The Indian government has asserted sweeping …
  • Sensex, Nifty Post Fresh Record Highs After Upbeat Start 20 Nov 2019 05:34 Indian stocks, led by heavyweight Reliance Industries, rose sharply Wednesday morning and lifted the benchmark BSE Sensex to a new all-time high, even as the mood across global markets remained cautious due to lingering uncertainty about U.S.-China trade …
  • Please understand CAB if not today future is at stake if it passes 20 Nov 2019 02:17 Please understand CAB; if not today future is at stake if it passes - Imphal Times Editorial :: November 20 2019 - Instead of understanding the peoples’ worry about the impact of Contentious Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB), 2019, which is all set to pass …
  • Where is the special clause in CAB Of CAB and pending final pact 20 Nov 2019 02:17 Where is the special clause in CAB? Of CAB and pending final pact - The Sangai Express Editorial :: November 20 2019 - Naga peace talks or more precisely the peace talk between the NSCN (IM) and the Government of India, pending a final pact. Citizenship …
  • Will uproot those who have challenged us: Shiv Sena 20 Nov 2019 01:23 Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray. (Express photo/Prashant Nadkar) Two days after BJP announced Shiv Sena’s ouster from the NDA, the latter on Tuesday came down heavily on its erstwhile ally, stating that this is the beginning of the end of BJP’s “ …
  • NatGeo Traveler’s picks for best trips of 2020 span Hungary, China, Africa and the Balkans 19 Nov 2019 23:14 The Grand Canyon in the US state of Arizona is one of NatGeo’s picks for its list of the best trips to take in 2020. — Istock.com via AFP PARIS, Nov 20 — National Geographic Traveler has released its list of the best trips to take in 2020, a list that …
  • China Says It Holds Sole Authority To Rule On Hong Kong Constitution 19 Nov 2019 19:31 Hong Kong Protestors are demanding freedom of speech and an independent judiciary Beijing: China insisted Tuesday it alone held the authority to rule on constitutional matters in Hong Kong, as it condemned a decision by the city's high court to …
  • Blindness in Kashmir 19 Nov 2019 19:22 Last August, shortly after India revoked the autonomous status of the disputed Kashmir valley, the British medical journal The Lancet published an editorial expressing concern about the physical and mental health of Kashmiris. Pointing to “gross human …
  • Ceramics show to focus on supply chain 19 Nov 2019 17:31 Ceramic machinery & ceramic technologies, a trade fair for ceramic raw materials, will be held in Gandhinagar, India, from 3–5 March 2020, according to the organizers. This year’s event will feature ceramica, a stand featuring raw materials, parts and …
  • National Geographic Announces Best Trips of 2020 19 Nov 2019 17:00 WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 19, 2019-- With the publication of its annual Best Trips list, National Geographic announces the 25 must-see destinations and travel experiences for 2020. Within the list, 17 of the 25 destinations were nominated, …
  • Boeing Announces Services Orders, Agreements With Airlines And Governments 19 Nov 2019 13:06 Boeing Co. (BA) said Tuesday at the Dubai Airshow that it has entered into services orders and agreements with leading airlines and governments to provide greater lifecycle value to their fleets. The company noted that Middle East is one of the fastest …
  • Number Of Foreign Students In US At All-time High 19 Nov 2019 12:18 For the tenth consecutive year, China continues to be the largest source of international students in the United States, according to a report released on Monday. For the educational year 2018-19, China sent 369,548 students in undergraduate, graduate, non …
  • The Kimberley Process: Israel’s multi-billion dollar blood diamond laundry  19 Nov 2019 12:04 Last week there was a callous, brutal attack on a sleeping family in their home in Gaza which killed a husband and wife, blowing their shredded bodies across a street; the ensuing bombardment killed 34 people including a family of eight. That this was all …
  • Sensex, Nifty End On Firm Note 19 Nov 2019 12:03 The Indian stock market opened on a positive note on Tuesday and stayed firm right through the session to eventually close with strong gains thanks to hectic buying in telecom and energy sectors. The benchmark BSE Sensex ended up 185.51 points, or 0.46%, …
  • MIT Professor Esther Duflo and Husband Win Nobel Prize 19 Nov 2019 09:09 My high school English teacher once told my class about how she made the personal choice to not take her husband’s last name when she married, as she did not want any part of her identity or accomplishments under her old name to be erased. Nevertheless, at …
  • TikTok Is Aiming at a Bigger Audience Than U.S. Senators 19 Nov 2019 08:15 TikTok delivers short, user-generated videos to international audiences. A Chinese version, called Douyin, looks and functions similarly but is focused on domestic users. The company has been reducing the amount of content from China that appears on the …
  • 'Shiv Sena MPs themselves went to sit in Opposition,' says Pralhad Joshi 19 Nov 2019 07:38  On Monday, after Shiv Sena MPs were allotted seats on the opposition side in the Parliament, senior Sena leader Sanjay Raut hit out at the BJP stating that NDA was not the property of one party, but some were 'considering themselves God'. (Photo: …
  • With new partnerships, Reuters Connect becomes the most comprehensive digital platform powering the news ecosystem 19 Nov 2019 06:10 LONDON, Nov. 19, 2019 (Canada NewsWire via COMTEX) -- Reuters today announced that the world's leading national and international news agencies are joining Reuters Connect in a move that will offer customers an unrivalled multimedia news resource. …
  • Tata Steel Plans Up To 3,000 Job Cuts Across Europe 19 Nov 2019 05:38 India-based Tata Steel is planing to cut up to 3,000 jobs across Europe as it tries to cut costs amid stagnant demand and over supply in the region. The company said, "Stagnant EU steel demand and global overcapacity have been compounded by trade …
  • Donald Trump's Doctor Dismisses "Speculation" Of Chest Pain 19 Nov 2019 05:07 At Donald Trump's last routine examination, his physician had declared him to be in "very good health." Washington: Donald Trump's doctor on Monday denied reports that the US president had recently suffered chest pain after he attended an …
  • Sensex Pares Gains After Rousing Start; Vodafone, Bharti Rally 19 Nov 2019 04:51 Indian stocks opened higher Tuesday morning as investors shrugged off concerns about U.S.-China trade dispute and lined up at a few blue chip counters in early trades. However, with stocks finding stiff resistance at higher levels, the market pared a …
  • Is there any way forward that Meitei, Naga amp Kuki jointly resist CAB 19 Nov 2019 02:18 Is there any way forward that Meitei, Naga and Kuki jointly resist CAB from a common platform - Imphal Times Editorial :: November 19 2019 - The “fall of the Berlin Wall” paved the way for German reunification, which formally took place on 3 October 1990. …
  • From 'ahead of final pact' to CAB A case of double whammy 19 Nov 2019 02:18 From 'ahead of final pact' to CAB : A case of double whammy - The Sangai Express Editorial :: November 19 2019 - A double whammy it is. Even as the State has been living in a state of high tension ahead of the final pact between the NSCN (IM) and …
  • NYT print to be profitable for well over a decade: CEO 19 Nov 2019 01:48 MUMBAI: The print business would be profitable for at least the next decade at The New York Times, said the chief executive of the publication, which has focused lately on digital subscriptions to reduce its reliance on an advertisement-driven business …
  • Sabarimala Redux: Marxists Caught Between Court, Ayyappa and Activists 18 Nov 2019 18:28 The ways of the Supreme Court, like that of God, are inscrutable. In one case the apex court declined to embark on “a fishing and roving expedition”. In the other, Sabarimala case, the court appears to have done precisely that. The SC let its order of …
  • Letter to BS: Don't kill the telecom sector, India's global image at stake 18 Nov 2019 17:50 This refers to the editorial “Saving the telecom sector” (November 18). Vodafone and Airtel posting mammoth losses aggregating Rs 74,000 crore in Q2 of this year is a matter of deep concern. These two service providers also have to pay up cumulative …
  • 26 days after poll results, no headway in Maharashtra govt formation 18 Nov 2019 16:22 NEW DELHI/MUMBAI: No early resolution of the 26-day-old impasse on government formation in Maharashtra appeared in sight on Monday, even as NCP chief Sharad Pawar said the issue did not figure in his meeting with Congress president Sonia Gandhi earlier …
  • FT: TikTok Owner Plans To Launch Music Streaming Service In December 18 Nov 2019 15:25 Video app TikTok's owner, ByteDance Technology Co., is planning to launch its own music streaming service next month, the Financial Times reported, citing people familiar with the matter. The Chinese company is in talks with big recording companies …
  • Varian's Moat May Be Worth Paying For (Podcast Transcript) 18 Nov 2019 15:01 Editors' Note: This is the transcript of last week's a podcast on Varian Medical Systems. We hope you enjoy it. Mike Taylor: Welcome to Behind The Idea. I'm Mike Taylor. Daniel Shvartsman: And I'm Daniel Shvartsman. MT: It's another …
  • Editorial: Remove menstrual product taxes 18 Nov 2019 13:41 Germany announced late last week that, starting Jan. 1, it would begin taxing tampons and other menstrual products as an essential item — like food and clothes — rather than a luxury item. Rather than a 19% tax, menstrual products will now be taxed at only …
  • Sensex, Nifty Settle Lower 18 Nov 2019 13:04 Indian stocks ended lower on Monday after a somewhat lackluster session as investors largely stayed cautious and refrained from making significant moves. Data showing a notable drop in trade deficit aided sentiment, but a weaker rupee and higher crude oil …
  • After pre-poll ship jumping to BJP, former NCP leaders want to rejoin the party 18 Nov 2019 09:18 Image Source : PTI (FILE) NCP chief Sharad Pawar Maharashtra government formation: Several big ticket names left the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) just before the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly elections held in October. The general sense in state…
  • Indian Shares Swinging Between Gains And Losses 18 Nov 2019 05:34 Indian shares were swinging between gains and losses Monday morning with investors making cautious moves, looking for direction. After a slightly lower start, the market recovered well but gave up gains and slipped into the red before edging higher on …
  • Common Sense Wins in India Bankruptcy Case 18 Nov 2019 05:30 This final episode of a drawn-out legal saga, in which the Ruias made multiple attempts to hold on to their prized asset, was a nail-biter. At the last moment, the bankruptcy tribunal’s appellate authority had inexplicably jumped into the fray and ordered …
  • Prasar Bharati will not shy away from defending national interest: CEO 18 Nov 2019 03:10 New Delhi: If ever there is an issue concerning India, Prasar Bharati will definitely take “a strong stand in national interest”, CEO Shashi Shekhar Vempati told ET, adding that the national broadcaster was “well within its mandate to do so,” particularly …
  • Indian Stocks May Open Flat To Slightly Higher 18 Nov 2019 03:09 Indian stocks are likely to open flat to slightly higher on Monday, tracking cues from Wall Street where socks ended on a buoyant note amid renewed optimism about a U.S.-China interim trade deal. Data showing a significant drop in India's trade deficit …
  • Let the rivers flow uninterrupted Of a dying river 18 Nov 2019 00:41 Let the rivers flow uninterrupted: Of a dying river! - The Sangai Express Editorial :: November 18 2019 - Off beat it was, especially when the final pact between the NSCN (IM) and the Government of India is at hand. It had nothing to do with the current …
  • ANOTHER LIFELINE FOR NOLLYWOOD? 17 Nov 2019 23:34 MONDAY EDITORIAL Government should be truly committed in helping to address the industry’s challenges Despite the incessant ridiculing of the Nigerian film industry as a product of hype over quality, its ascent on the ladder of international recognition …
  • REUTERS NEWS SCHEDULE AT 10 p.m. GMT/5 p.m. ET 17 Nov 2019 22:07 Here are the top stories and upcoming coverage plans for Reuters text service as of 10 p.m. GMT/5 p.m. ET. For a full schedule of news and events, go to our editorial calendar on Reuters Connect here GLOBAL HONG-KONG-PROTESTS/ Hong Kong police …
  • View From The Neighbourhood: Sri Lanka polls 17 Nov 2019 19:06 Colombo: Sri Lanka’s former Defense Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa won the presidential elections. (AP/PTI) On Sunday afternoon, Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated Sri Lanka’s president-elect Gotabaya Rajapakse on his victory. Rajapakse, brother …
  • Muslim group to pursue review of Ayodhya verdict in Indian Supreme Court 17 Nov 2019 16:39 An Indian Muslim group said on Sunday it would file a petition in the Supreme Court asking for a review of a ruling that awarded a disputed site in Uttar Pradesh to Hindus, allowing them to build a temple there. The All India Muslim Personal Law Board, an …
  • India’s Kashmir propaganda: A leaf out of Israel’s book – Part 2 17 Nov 2019 11:09 This article is the second piece in a two part series which adopts a historical perspective in order to analyse just how closely India’s actions in Kashmir over the years have mirrored Israel’s policies in Palestine. Read part one here.  ~ Attempts to hide …
  • Buffering Sena 2.0 17 Nov 2019 07:33 Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray’s death anniversary that falls today is usually a small and sombre memoriam. This year, it’s expected to be a big event with the NCP joining in, and carries an undertow of exultation. Balasaheb’s son and heir Uddhav has …
  • ‘Babari mosque verdict’ 17 Nov 2019 02:58 APROPOS Dawn’s editorial on the ‘Babari mosque verdict’ (Nov 10). The last mask from secular India’s face has fallen down, unveiling the ugly face of justice. The last nail has been hammered in the secular coffin of India by its apex court. Such a decision …
  • When India’s first international film festival was suspected to be a ‘communist shenanigan’ 17 Nov 2019 02:36 Seeing Red: Frank Capra with Nargis, Suraiya and others in Bombay. (Photos: Films Division) An international film festival was still a novelty when India decided to hold one in 1952. In fact, the first International Film Festival of India (IFFI) held in …
  • Divided Manipur Resistance to CAB may fail 17 Nov 2019 01:47 Divided Manipur: Resistance to CAB may fail - Imphal Times Editorial :: November 17 2019 - They have completed dividing the entire people of the state into two groups. One -a group that support the demand put up by NSCN-IM and another that opposed any …
  • India’s Kashmir propaganda: A leaf out of Israel’s book – Part 1 16 Nov 2019 13:56 This article is the first in a two part series which adopts a historical perspective in order to analyse just how closely India’s actions in Kashmir over the years have mirrored Israel’s policies in Palestine.  ~ Merely comparing the human-rights situation …
  • A Look at Iranian Newspaper Front Pages on November 16 16 Nov 2019 13:51 Abrar: 1- Netanyahu Slams EU for Refusing to Ban Iran 2- IRGC Chief: Enemy Knows Its Aircraft Carriers No Longer Safe   Aftab-e Yazd: 1- Iran Leader: Israel’s Elimination Means True Owners of Palestine Can Choose Gov’t 2- Details of Financial Support for …
  • India Has People. It Needs Consumers 16 Nov 2019 02:25 One explanation is that people have less money to spend on other things after buying vegetables. Yet, as Mark Williams, chief Asia economist at Capital Economics puts it, a 1.1 percentage point drop in core inflation over three months is rare. “This …
  • Beena’s book launch for Goa charity 15 Nov 2019 21:47 By: Editorial Team Published November 15, 2019, in Other News CHRIST Church, Woking, is to host the launch of a charity cookbook that aims to help Indian HIV/AIDS victims to live life to the fullest. Beena Philips presents Cook With Beena at a special …
  • Mohnish Pabrai Trims Fiat Chrysler, Buys More GrafTech and Micron in 3rd Quarter 15 Nov 2019 21:32 Mohnish Pabrai (Trades, Portfolio), managing partner of Pabrai Funds, disclosed this week that during the third quarter, he trimmed his holding of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (NYSE:FCAU) and boosted his positions in GrafTech International Ltd. (NYSE:EAF) …
  • Editorial: One test will define Black Caps' summer 15 Nov 2019 16:23 EDITORIAL The Black Caps are about to dig into a feast of test cricket – but one offering appeals more than the rest. Starting on Thursday, the Black Caps will play five tests in 48 days against two of the world's top test-playing nations. But, of the …
  • One Child Dies Of Pneumonia Every 39 Seconds: UNICEF 15 Nov 2019 15:14 Pneumonia claimed the lives of more than 800,000 children under the age of five last year, or one child every 39 seconds, according to a new analysis by the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). Most deaths occurred among children under the age of …
  • Design Destinations 15 Nov 2019 14:43 This story is found in the Winter 2019 edition of Park City Home. It’s no secret that architects and designers have long been inspired by travel. Balinese rice paddies find their way onto L.A. rooftops and Mexican plazas are emulated in desert homes. We …
  • Fodor's releases 2020 GO and NO lists, with Florida Keys not recommended and Albania green-lighted  15 Nov 2019 14:37 Bucket list dos and don'ts: Fodor's releases its 2020 GO and NO lists, with the Florida Keys and Barcelona not recommended and Albania and Queens in NYC green-lighted A total of 13 places around the globe have been put on the No list for 2020 They  …
  • Best of BS Opinion: Opening the economy for trade and investment 15 Nov 2019 14:27 At the BRICS Business Forum on November 14, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said India is the most open and investment-friendly economy in the world. It has political stability and predictable policy. While at the fundamental level, India has several factors …
  • Pakistan Deadlock Delays Overseas Treatment For Former PM Nawaz Sharif 15 Nov 2019 13:55 Islamabad: A political dogfight in Pakistan is delaying efforts to secure treatment overseas for ailing ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif, whose health remains "critical" according to his doctor on Friday. Pakistani courts have granted bail to …
  • Sensex, Nifty End Off Day's Highs 15 Nov 2019 11:30 Indian shares rose on Friday, though markets ended off their day's highs owing to losses in the automobile and energy sectors. Gains in banking, telecom and metal stocks supported the upmove. The benchmark S&P BSE Sensex ended the session up 70.21 …
  • Editorial: Climate change prevention is losing to sprawl in San Diego County 15 Nov 2019 11:26 Urban sprawl is testing California’s commitment to fighting climate change. Over the last decade, state leaders have passed laws prodding local governments to plan housing and transportation projects so people don’t have to drive as much, thus cutting the …
  • The Climate Crisis is Coming for Your Land Rover 15 Nov 2019 09:21 Yet a decade after India’s Tata Group acquired and dramatically reinvigorated these famous old brands, JLR is back on the ropes. The unit lost an eye-peeling 3.3 billion pounds ($4.2 billion) in the fiscal year to March and burned through 1.3 billion …
  • Celebrating Pique 15 Nov 2019 05:44 Did you know that the first edition of Pique is dated the day before it was available, or that our offices are a haven for dogs, or that G.D. Maxwell is on column No. 1,237? We celebrate 25 years of Pique in this special feature. Pique today Issue 1.1 An …
  • Sensex, Nifty Edge Higher On Asian Cues 15 Nov 2019 04:37 Indian shares followed Asian peers higher on Friday after White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said that Washington and Beijing were close to striking a trade deal. The benchmark BSE Sensex rose by 175 points, or 0.44 percent, to 40,461 while the …
  • Tension filled days for over 2 weeks Script for uncertainty 15 Nov 2019 03:23 Tension filled days for over 2 weeks: Script for uncertainty - The Sangai Express Editorial :: November 15 2019 - For over two weeks, the air has been thick with tension. So thick that one can run a knife through it and making things more dicey is the fact …
  • Sensex, Nifty Seen Opening Up On Trade Hopes 15 Nov 2019 03:19 Indian shares look set to open a tad higher on Friday after White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said that Washington and Beijing were close to striking a trade deal. A spokesperson for China's commerce ministry said that the two countries are …
  • REUTERS NEWS SCHEDULE AT 10 p.m. GMT/6 a.m. SGT 14 Nov 2019 22:38 Here are the top stories and upcoming coverage plans for Reuters text service as of 10 p.m. GMT/6 a.m. SGT. For a full schedule of news and events, go to our editorial calendar on Reuters Connect here GLOBAL EUROPE-MACRON-GEOPOLITICS/ On Russia and …
  • Putin: Deliveries of Russian S-400 systems to India going according to plan, India didn't ask us to speed anything up (Part 2) 14 Nov 2019 21:55 November 15, 2019 00:24 BRASILIA. Nov 15 (Interfax) - The deliveries of Russian S-400 air defense missile systems to India are going according to plan, and New Delhi did not ask for this process to be sped up, Russian President Vladimir Putin said. " …
  • Mario Gabelli's Gabelli Asset Fund 3rd-Quarter Shareholder Commentary 14 Nov 2019 20:46 To Our Shareholders, For the quarter ended September 30, 2019, the net asset value (NAV) per Class AAA Share of The Gabelli Asset Fund decreased 1.0% compared with an increase of 1.7% for the Standard & Poor’s (S&P) 500 Index. Other classes of …
  • Mario Gabelli Comments on Diageo 14 Nov 2019 20:46 Diageo plc (NYSE:DEO) (1.8%) (DEO – $163.52 – NYSE) is the leading global producer of alcoholic beverages, with brands including Smirnoff, Johnny Walker, Ketel One, Captain Morgan, Crown Royal, J&B, Baileys, Tanqueray, and Guinness. The company has a …
  • Skechers Premium Heritage Limited Edition Collection Returns with New Capsule of Styles in Time for Holiday 14 Nov 2019 15:25 MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 14, 2019-- The Skechers Premium Heritage Limited Edition Holiday Collection is set to drop worldwide tomorrow, November 15. The five-pack offering, designed with luxurious materials on the Company’s most iconic …
  • Sensex, Nifty End Choppy Session Higher 14 Nov 2019 12:48 Indian shares ended a choppy session modestly higher on Thursday, helped by fag-end buying in banking and IT stocks. The benchmark S&P BSE Sensex ended the session up 170.42 points, or 0.42 percent, at 40,286.48 while the broader NSE Nifty index rose …
  • ‘Arrest of DJS activists not good for democracy’ 14 Nov 2019 10:21 Hyderabad: The attempt to restrict free speech is dangerous for a democracy, an editorial in Deccan Chronicle said. The edit with the headline ‘Arrests in Telangana draconian’ reads, “The Telangana police arrested and prevented two sets of activist who …
  • India Wholesale Price Inflation Rises Unexpectedly 14 Nov 2019 08:59 India's wholesale price inflation rose unexpectedly in October, data from the Ministry of Commerce & Industry showed on Thursday. The wholesale price index rose 0.16 percent year-on-year in October, after a 0.33 percent increase in September. …
  • Yesterday in Brief for November 14, 2019 14 Nov 2019 08:38 Digest of headline news from November 13 to 11:30 p.m. Moscow time on November 14: BUSINESS & FINANCE *** RUSSIAN STOCK MARKET OPENS WITH RTS, MOEX UP 0.2, 0.3% The Russian stock market opened with corrective growth as oil prices rose on statistics …
  • Sensex Down 64 Points In Early Trade; Nifty At 11809 14 Nov 2019 05:28 Indian shares were marginally lower on Thursday as China data stoked slowdown worries and domestic data showed India's inflation accelerated more-than-expected in October to breach the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) medium-term target of 4 percent …
  • Finding toilets 14 Nov 2019 05:11 While many are quick to mock India for its low toilet usage number­s, the number­s here are a cause for concer­n too The Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) government has announced an interesting health initiative under which a cell phone app will help direct users …
  • Sensex, Nifty Seen Opening On Steady Note 14 Nov 2019 03:02 Indian shares look set to open a tad higher on Thursday, though underlying sentiment may remain cautious after official data showed India's inflation accelerated more-than-expected in October to breach the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) medium-term …
  • Best of BS Opinion: India's policy stability, Maharashtra politics and more 14 Nov 2019 01:57 Investors value policy stability. Attracting investments will become difficult if decisions are reversed with the change in governments. This is exactly what has happened in Andhra Pradesh, and not for the first time. Some of the recent decisions of the …
  • India Imperils Foreign Investment With Telecom Cash Grab 13 Nov 2019 05:02 The government of post-independence India stymied the Birla conglomerate with kindness. Soviet-style planning and state socialism protected the family’s legacy licensed firms by keeping competition out. But they inhibited growth. Birla’s father, Aditya …
  • Best of BS Opinion: India's trade policy, economic slowdown, and more 13 Nov 2019 02:07 Prime Minister Narendra Modi left for Brazil on Tuesday to attend the BRICS summit. India should always look for opportunities to integrate with the global economy and work to improve its competitiveness. Business Standard Opinion pieces of the day …
  • Vodafone slumps to £1.6billion loss and may quit India 12 Nov 2019 11:36 Vodafone slumps to £1.6billion loss as telecoms giant is fined by India's top court and threatens to quit the country Vodafone slumps to a £1.6billion loss in the six months to September  Telecoms giant sees huge fine stemming from Indian Supreme Court …
  • Muslims relegated to second-class citizens in India: Journalist Rana Ayyub 12 Nov 2019 07:51 After the Babri Mosque verdict, Muslims in India will be treated as inferior citizens, says Indian journalist Rana Ayyub. In an opinion editorial forThe Washington Post, the outspoken journalist wrote that she watch the Indian Supreme Court’s verdict on TV …
  • Editorial: If India is serious about pursuing peace it should first lift the siege of occupied Kashmir 12 Nov 2019 05:13 AT a time of great confrontation and mistrust in the subcontinent, Pakistan has taken a major step towards peace by opening the Kartarpur Corridor in Punjab’s Narowal district. The corridor gives visa-free access to devotees from across the border to visit …
  • Asias Largest Show on Smart and Safe Mobility Opens in Mumbai on November 20 - The Week 12 Nov 2019 04:22 (Eds: Disclaimer: The following press release comes to you under an arrangement with Business Wire India. PTI takes no editorial responsibility for the same.) November 20-22, 2019, Bombay Exhibition Center, Goregoan, Mumbai Mumbai, Maharashtra, India: …
  • India Industrial Production Declines More Than Forecast 11 Nov 2019 13:00 India's industrial production declined more than expected in September, data from the statistics ministry showed on Monday. Industrial output decreased 4.3 percent year-on-year in September, following a revised 1.4 percent drop in August. Economists …
  • Shiv Sena compares BJP to Hitler as Aaditya Thackeray meets party MLAs at Mumbai hotel 10 Nov 2019 22:51 As the stalemate over Maharashtra government formation continues, the Shiv Sena on Sunday compared the Bharatiya Janata Party to the infamous German authoritarian ruler Adolf Hitler and claimed that "Maharashtra was not a slave of Delhi". Shiv …
  • Editorial: Babri mosque verdict will embolden the foot soldiers of Hindutva and send a message to minorities 10 Nov 2019 02:42 FEW events in the history of modern India have been as polarising as the 1992 destruction of the Babri Masjid in the Hindu holy city of Ayodhya. In an episode of unabashed ugliness, a frenzied mob of thousands of Hindu extremists — including some of the …
  • The New India and the ticking time bomb 10 Nov 2019 02:34 The New India and the ticking time bomb - Imphal Times Editorial :: November 10 2019 - The making of a new India in the idea of Narendra Modi is moving towards its goal with the Supreme Court of India giving a landmark judgment in the Ayodhya case. Earlier …