RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

India

A collection of news and information related to India published by this site and its partners.

Top India Articles

Displaying items 121-132
  • Scrapping ships, sacrificing men

    Raul Mendoza knew that scrapping ships was dangerous, knew about the smoke and the fumes and the accidents. He'd worked in Baltimore, where asbestos clouded the air, and North Carolina, where oil spilled into a river, and California, where workers were...
  • Pakistan parliament backs embattled prime minister as crisis deepens

    ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan's parliament threw its weight behind embattled Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday as a deepening crisis over violent protests demanding his resignation prompted fears of an army intervention. But, signaling a possible...
  • Japan and India vow to boost defense ties during summit

    TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan and India agreed on Monday to strengthen defense ties as Asia's second and third biggest economies keep a wary eye on a rising China, with India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi lashing out at the "expansionism" of some nations....
  • India's Cipla launches copy of GSK's top asthma drug in Germany, Sweden

    MUMBAI (Reuters) - India's Cipla Ltd has launched an anti-asthma inhaler in Germany and Sweden that is a generic version of GlaxoSmithKline Plc's Advair, a move that will further dent sales of the British firm's top-selling product. Cipla's drug will be...
  • Indian banks' bad loan levels not 'scary' - RBI chief

    NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The level of bad loans at Indian banks is a "concern" but is not "scary", Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan said in a newspaper interview published on Sunday. A prolonged economic slowdown has hit Indian banks'...
  • Indian investigators drop coal scam case against billionaire Birla

    NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has closed a coal scam case against billionaire Kumar Mangalam Birla and a former top bureaucrat that emerged in 2012 after an auditor's report on revenue loss to the exchequer from...
  • Indian police charge ex-minister, Malaysian tycoon in telecoms scandal

    MUMBAI (Reuters) - India's federal police have filed charges against a former minister, his media mogul brother, and a Malaysian tycoon over alleged corruption to help Malaysia's Maxis group take control of an Indian mobile phone carrier eight years ago....
  • India says Pakistan border clashes 'extremely serious and provocative'

    NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Clashes along India's border with Pakistan are "extremely serious and provocative" and not conducive to improving relations between the nuclear-armed neighbours, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said on Saturday. The comments came...
  • India's growth speeds up in after-glow of Modi's triumph

    NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The after-glow of Narendra Modi's election victory nearly four months ago helped India's lumbering economy register its fastest growth in two-and-a-half years for the quarter ending in June. Gross domestic product grew a faster-...
  • In India, rice replaces ice in bucket challenge

    In India, rice replaces ice in bucket challenge
    The famous "ice bucket" challenge is inspiring thousands of Indians to follow suit, but with a twist -- they are replacing ice with rice in a bid to help the country's vast population of poor, hungry people. The challenge, going viral on social media,...
  • In Danger of Closing, Mumbai Festival Turns to Crowdfunding

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - LONDON - A social-media campaign has been launched by stars and film fans in India in an attempt to keep this year Mumbai Film Festival from closing down. The 16th edition of the festival is scheduled to run Oct. 14-21. But,...
  • Artscope Goes to 'Court' With Chaitanya Tamhane's Venice Player (EXCLUSIVE)

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Artscope, the art film sales label of Paris-based producer-distributor-sales agent Memento Films, has acquired sales rights to Indian writer-director Chaitanya Tamhane's "Court" before its world preem at Venice. It's the first...