| Latest News, Videos and Live Video

Thursday July 24th 2014

India News Latest Real-Time Updates

India latest news updated in real-time by RSS feeds.

India – Google News

Revealed: The India-Israel Axis – Wall Street Journal


Voice of America

Revealed: The India-Israel Axis
Wall Street Journal
For the first time in a decade, New Delhi appears ready to suggest publicly what many officials already acknowledge privately: A burgeoning strategic partnership with Israel matters more to India than reflexive solidarity with the Palestinian cause
India's Modi was an over-sharing politician. Now he's a silent prime minister.Washington Post (blog)
Experts: China-India Relationship Will Need More Than Economic BlissVoice of America

all 209 news articles »

Posted on 24 July 2014 | 7:29 pm

India come full circle – ESPNcricinfo.com


ESPNcricinfo.com

India come full circle
ESPNcricinfo.com
The India coach, in the team's first press briefing upon landing in England, had said his team was unpredictable, and this was going to make for some exciting cricket during the series. Bhuvneshwar Kumar, M Vijay, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, …
2 Changes India Should Consider to Winning Side Before 3rd Test vs. EnglandBleacher Report
Mahendra Singh Dhoni Says he has Played his Last Test at Lord'sNDTVSports.com

all 69 news articles »

Posted on 24 July 2014 | 6:41 pm

India valuations are less compelling, says Goldman Sachs – Economic Times


Economic Times

India valuations are less compelling, says Goldman Sachs
Economic Times
Goldman Sachs said Indian market valuations have become less compelling, with the MSCI India index trading at 16 times its price to earnings (P/E) multiple, which is near the historical average. Headline valuations are at 20.5 times, which is 28

and more »

Posted on 24 July 2014 | 2:59 pm

Big Mouth: Surgeons Remove 232 Teeth from Teen in India – NBCNews.com


NBCNews.com

Big Mouth: Surgeons Remove 232 Teeth from Teen in India
NBCNews.com
Surgeons in Mumbai have removed 232 teeth from the mouth of an Indian teenager in what they believe may be a world-record operation, the hospital said. Ashik Gavai, 17, sought medical help for a swelling on the right side of his lower jaw and the case
India doctors remove 232 teeth from boy's mouthBBC News
Doctors in India extract 232 teeth from boy's mouthThe Independent

all 167 news articles »

Posted on 24 July 2014 | 2:00 pm

India paid 3rd tranche of $550 mn to Iran towards oil bill – Economic Times


Economic Times

India paid 3rd tranche of $550 mn to Iran towards oil bill
Economic Times
Since February 2013, when the US blocked payment channels to Iran for its nuclear programme, India has been paying 45 per cent of its Iran oil bill in rupees through a UCO Bank branch in Kolkata. For the remainder, it has been waiting for a way to make
India pays 3rd tranche of $550 million to Iran towards oil billThe Hindu
India pays third instalment of oil dues to IranLivemint
India's Jan-June Iran oil imports climb by a third – tradeReuters India

all 72 news articles »

Posted on 24 July 2014 | 1:07 pm

18 children die after train hits school bus in India – Fox News


Fox News

18 children die after train hits school bus in India
Fox News
HYDERABAD, India – Eighteen children were killed Thursday when a train crashed into their school bus at an unmanned railroad crossing in southern India, police said. The bus driver also died while another 20 children ages 7 to 14 were injured and …
India: School bus and train crash kills 18 childrenBBC News
Children killed in rail accident in IndiaAljazeera.com
18 children, 1 man die in train-bus crash in IndiaChron.com

all 399 news articles »

Posted on 24 July 2014 | 12:42 pm

Media divided over India’s Gaza policy – BBC News


BBC News

Media divided over India's Gaza policy
BBC News
Israel has launched air strikes and ground operations in Gaza, as Hamas continues to fire rockets into Israel. India joined 27 other countries on Wednesday to back a UN Human Rights Commission (UNHRC) resolution to launch a probe into Israel's offensive.
India Backs Anti-Israel Vote: Can't Support Violation of International Norms NDTV
India supports UNHRC vote on Gaza: Why this sudden bonhomie with Palestine?Oneindia
India takes sympathetic stand on Gaza violence at UN body, calls for lifting Times of India
Economic Times -Firstpost -Hindustan Times
all 13,843 news articles »

Posted on 24 July 2014 | 7:21 am

Late monsoon forces rural India to cut down expenses – Economic Times


Economic Times

Late monsoon forces rural India to cut down expenses
Economic Times
The monsoon has a strong linkage with rural demand, says Jayantibhai Veera, chairman (western region), Clothing Manufacturers' Association of India. "As there is less money with farmers, the entire cycle of spending gets affected," he says. "Those who …

and more »

Posted on 24 July 2014 | 6:51 am

India MPs demand probe into ‘force-fed’ Muslim worker – BBC News


BBC News

India MPs demand probe into 'force-fed' Muslim worker
BBC News
Opposition MPs in India have demanded an investigation into reports that some Hindu MPs tried to forcibly feed a Muslim man fasting for Ramadan. The MPs from the right-wing Shiv Sena party reportedly took their anger out on a government canteen worker …
India MPs 'force-fed' fasting Muslim workerBBC News

all 652 news articles »

Posted on 24 July 2014 | 4:27 am

India’s Time For Growth – Forbes


Forbes

India's Time For Growth
Forbes
I was filled with dread when the giant Airbus 380, which looks like a flying Baby Beluga, dropped me and the other 524 passengers at Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport. Welcome to India, the land of dreams and utter dysfunction. Get

Posted on 23 July 2014 | 8:30 pm

India – Yahoo News Search Results

India to liberalise debt market in 'measured way'

India is opening its short-term debt market to foreign investors, but liberalisation will be "in a measured way" to avoid causing volatility, central bank governor Raghuram Rajan said Thursday. Addressing a meeting in Sri Lanka's capital on the sidelines of a South Asian central bank governors' meet, Rajan said India needed to build more liquidity before liberalisation. "In general, the movement …

Posted on 24 July 2014 | 6:54 pm

India pays third tranche of oil dues to Iran – sources

India paid a third and final instalment of $550 million to Iran on Thursday, three industry sources said, part of the frozen funds released to Tehran in the interim deal with world powers. Under a pact reached in November, Iran won access to $4.2 billion in oil revenues held by its buyers, to be paid out in eight money transfers through July. The payments were linked to Iran carrying continuous …

Posted on 24 July 2014 | 11:34 am

Naval ships from US, India and Japan to start war games

The United States, India and Japan are set to kick off week-long war games in the Pacific, beefing up naval ties as they warily eye an increasingly assertive China and its military buildup. Warships from the three countries are to begin the joint exercises on Friday, after an official opening ceremony at the Sasebo Naval Base in southern Japan on Thursday. Known as the Malabar Exercise, the …

Posted on 24 July 2014 | 7:58 am

India bulls could get flustered by this

India stocks have sped ahead, rallying more than 23 percent so far this year, but Goldman Sachs sees a potential speed bump from looming share sales.

Posted on 23 July 2014 | 11:08 pm

India bids to reassert influence in Nepal with power pact

By Sanjeev Miglani and Gopal Sharma NEW DELHI/KATHMANDU (Reuters) – India is set to offer Nepal a landmark pact to help develop its huge hydro-electric power potential as the South Asian giant takes another step to re-assert influence among smaller neighbours where China has been forging closer ties. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who went to Bhutan last month on his first overseas trip since …

Posted on 23 July 2014 | 9:04 pm

India 'outraged' after Sikh basketballers forced to remove turbans

India said Wednesday it has "shocked and outraged" after learning Sikh members of the national basketball team were not allowed to wear turbans on court at the recent Asia Cup. Sports minister Sarbananda Sonowal said wearing a turban on court did not impact on "fair play" and he was surprised to learn about the incident at the FIBA Asia Cup in China earlier this month. Sonowal said he has asked …

Posted on 23 July 2014 | 6:50 pm

India's Jet eyes profit by 2017 with boost from Etihad

Jet Airways, India's second-biggest carrier, forecast Wednesday a return to profit in three years through cost-cuts, route-sharing with new partner Etihad Airways and restructuring of hefty debt. "The game plan is in place, it's now about delivery," Jet Airways' new chief executive Cramer Ball told reporters in New Delhi. Ball was speaking at the airline's first news conference with Etihad since …

Posted on 23 July 2014 | 6:30 pm

India will not back WTO protocol unless concerns addressed – sources

India will not support a trade protocol ahead of a July 31 deadline unless concerns about its food subsidies are met, two senior government officials said on Wednesday, a position that threatens to derail a landmark global trade deal. The determination to link its food subsidy programme, aimed at supporting the poor, to backing the protocol raises the stakes at a World Trade Organization meeting …

Posted on 23 July 2014 | 4:55 pm

New India government urges changes to World Bank

India's new government has called for reforms to the World Bank structure to reflect the "emerging" clout of developing nations in a meeting with visiting bank chief Jim Yong Kim. The government, which took office in May, said in a statement late Tuesday that Finance Minister Arun Jaitley stressed at an evening meeting with Kim the need for significant changes to the way the World Bank operates …

Posted on 22 July 2014 | 7:32 pm

India's new government vows clampdown on healthcare graft

By Aditya Kalra NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India's health minister called for tougher laws on Tuesday after a media report alleged that laboratories had offered kickbacks to doctors who referred patients to their diagnostic centers. Harsh Vardhan has lashed out several times in recent days against bribery in the $74 billion healthcare sector, signaling that the new government will make tackling the …

Posted on 22 July 2014 | 5:38 pm