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  1. - Internet ban in Darjeeling, India: Three months and counting

    Ifex.org - World 09.22 / 02:59 ifex.org
    The ongoing Internet shutdown in Darjeeling, West Bengal in India completes 3 months this…
  2. Spanish Fork Host 31st Annual India Fest

    Fox13now.com-UT 09.22 / 02:38 fox13now.com
    Utah’s Krishna Temple in Spanish Fork will host the 31st Annual India Fest. The event is this Saturday, September 21 starting at 5:00 PM. The Festival features yoga, dance workshops, Pageant of the world’s most loved epic, the Ramayana and is capped off with fireworks and a burning of the Effigy of Ravana with flaming arrows.  For more information on the festival or the Krishna Temple Click Here.  Schedule of Performances 5:00 pm Sonali  Gentle Yoga 5:30 pm Aakansha Dance Workshop. 6:00 pm …
  3. Unemployment high in India despite Modi’s promise to create jobs

    Presstv.com - Media 09.21 / 23:25 presstv.com
    Narendra Modi became India’s prime minister 3 years ago, with one of his election promises being the creation of jobs and the ending of youth u…
  4. Abraaj Group, Engie form partnership to develop wind power platform in India

    Dubai-based investor Abraaj Group and French energy company Engie have forged a partnership to develop wind power platform in…
  5. India-Rwanda Innovation Growth Program To Expand Ties In Science, Technology And Innovation: Vice President

    Groundreport.com - World 09.21 / 22:27 groundreport.com
    Addresses The India-Rwanda Business Forum Kigali (PIB-GR-TYP-BIN): The Vice President of India, Mr. M. Hamid Ansari has said that India-Rwanda Innovation Growth Program is being launched to expand ties in Science, Technology and Innovation, and the program aims at creating an ecosystem wherein Indian innovations and technology enterprises will thrive and encourage business ventures from […] The post India-Rwanda Innovation Growth Program To Expand Ties In Science, Technology And…
  6. India Secures Ex-parte Ad-interim Injunction Restraining Vodafone BIT Arbitration

    The long-standing tax dispute between India and the Vodafone, also previously discussed in here,  recently entered new territory when India secured an ex-parte ad-interim injunction restraining the continuation of one of two bilateral investment treaty (“BIT”) arbitration proceedings initiated against it by the Vodafone group. A judge of the Delhi High Court granted this injunction on... Continue reading The post India Secures Ex-parte Ad-interim Injunction Restraining Vodafone BIT Arbit…
  7. Toyota Fortuner TRD Sportivo Launched In India

    Zigwheels.com - Auto 09.21 / 22:21 zigwheels.com
    Toyota?'s highest-selling SUV gets ?'sportier?'…
  8. Matrimony's weak market debut may dent listing interest in India’s internet ecosystem

    Matrimony's public stint has been closely watched by market goers with India's Internet ecosystem having been starved of IPOs amidst steep…
  9. Hackworth names USA roster for 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup in India

    Soccerwire.com - Soccer 09.21 / 19:22 soccerwire.com
    U.S. Under-17 Men's National Team head coach John Hackworth has named a 21-player roster for the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup in India, which runs from Oct. 6…
  10. India: Government Seals Off Catholic Mission In Madhya Pradesh

    Eurasiareview.com - Religion 09.21 / 19:14 eurasiareview.com
    By Saji Thomas Government officials in a remote area of central Indian Madhya Pradesh state have impounded the property…
  11. Vivo X20 and X20 Plus launch in India for $450 and up (with big 2:1 displays)

    Liliputing.com - Gadgets 09.21 / 19:09 liliputing.com
    A few weeks after launching the Vivo V7+ smartphone with a 6 inch, 1440 x 720 pixel display and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor, Vivo is back, and this time the company’s got two new phones with higher-resolution screens and faster processors. The Vivo X20 is a 6 inch phone with a Snapdragon 660 chip […] Vivo X20 and X20 Plus launch in India for $450 and up (with big 2:1 displays) is a post from:…
  12. The powerful 'Machines' looks at dehumanizing factory work in India

    LATimes-Movies 09.21 / 18:50 latimes.com
    A massive textile factory in Gujarat, India, is the setting for Rahul Jain’s immersive documentary “Machines,” in which the dissonance of colorful fabrics and clanking, hellish physical toil makes for a powerful portrait of dehumanized labor conditions in a globalized economy. Jain’s camera, produci…
  13. India Ready to Work Above and Beyond Paris Climate Deal

    Newamericamedia.org - Environment 09.21 / 18:33 newamericamedia.org
    UNITED NATIONS — India Sept. 20 reaffirmed its commitment to the landmark Paris climate change agreement, saying it is willing to "work above and beyond" the pact to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, during a UN '…
  14. Sonia Gandhi Rules Out Possibility of Early Elections in India

    Topnews.ae - Politics 09.21 / 18:07 topnews.ae
    Indian National Congress president Sonia Gandhi has ruled out the possibility of early elections in India. She is confident that UPA-II will complete the full term and will fight the elections to get better vote percentage in 2014. read…
  15. China and India to drive growth, says Abu Dhabi Investment Authority

    Topnews.ae - United Arab Emirates 09.21 / 18:07 topnews.ae
    The Abu Dhabi Investment Authority has indicated that growth will be driven by emerging economies like China and India as most of its markets delivered dull results in 2015. The Abu Dhabi Investment Authority is one of the largest sovereign-wealth funds in the world with investments in a range of sectors across the world. ADIA has assets worth more than $700 billion, according to estimates but the fund recorded small negative total returns for the year from both global equities and…
  16. Xperia XA1 Plus launches in India for Rs. 24,990

    Xperiablog.net - Technology 09.21 / 17:36 xperiablog.net
    Sony Mobile India has announced launch details for the Xperia XA1 Plus. The device is set to hit retail stores and Sony Center from tomorrow, where it will be available for Rs. 24,990 (£284, €322, $385). The phone will be available in three colour options including Gold, Black and Blue. The Sony Xperia XA1 Plus [&…
  17. Tea Market Key Manufacturer Analysis & 2022 Forecasts for North America, Europe, China, Japan, Southeast Asia and India

    ReportsWeb ReportsWeb.com added “Global Tea Market Research Report 2017-2022” to its vast collection of research Database. The report is spread across 113 pages and supported by 12 company leaders. The…
  18. Truecaller reaches out to advertisers; rolls out Ads Manager platform in India

    Bgr.in - Gadgets 09.21 / 15:59 bgr.in
    Truecaller has launched its Ads Manager platform in India. With Truecaller Ads Manager, brands will be able to advertise their products and services in the form of six-second videos on the app. Truecaller says that its Ads Manager platform is primarily for small and medium businesses, and to help them manage their ad campaigns. Announcing the launch of Ads Manager, Ted Nelson, Chief Commercial Officer of Truecaller said, “We are excited to launch Truecaller Ads Manager as it will give s…
  19. Microsoft Xbox One S now up for pre-orders in India; price starts at Rs 29,990

    Bgr.in - Gadgets 09.21 / 15:59 bgr.in
    Microsoft just made the latest Xbox One S console available for preorder via Amazon India, Flipkart, and other select retailers. The gaming console will be launched in two storage variants of 500GB and 1TB with Xbox One S Forza Horizon 3 Bundle. Pricing starts at Rs 29,990, and pre-orders began on September 20. Priyadarshi Mohapatra, Country General Manager at Microsoft India says the company plans to bring the 2016 flagship gaming console to India around festivities, especially …
  20. Sony Xperia XA1 Plus launched in India

    GSMArena.com - News 09.21 / 15:58 gsmarena.com
    Sony has launched the Xperia XA1 Plus in India. The phone is priced at INR 24,990 ($384) and will be available starting tomorrow, September 22. The Xperia XA1 Plus is Sony's mid-range smartphone aimed at multimedia consumption. It has a large 5.5-inch 1080p display, which is larger than most Sony smartphones. It runs on a MediaTek Helio P20 processor with 4GB of RAM and 32GB of expandable storage. On the back is a 23 megapixel camera with f2.0 aperture and Sony's…