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Alibaba makes profit in India; Flipkart continues to be in the red – Economic Times


Economic Times

Alibaba makes profit in India; Flipkart continues to be in the red
Economic Times
More than 1.3 million suppliers are listed on Alibaba's Indian website, second just to its home market China's 8.2 million. To be sure, Alibaba's sales numbers are a fraction of online players such as Flipkart that puts revenue at nearly Rs 6,000 crore
India still miles from creating its own 'Alibaba'Business Standard
e-commerce in India: not just cash on delivery to a man on a bikeFT.com (registration) (blog)
Alibaba Makes Profit In India; Flipkart Remains In Loss Even After 6 Years Of Businessinsider India

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Posted on 23 September 2014 | 4:58 am

As China pushes, Indian troops make tactical retreat at one spot – Times of India


Times of India

As China pushes, Indian troops make tactical retreat at one spot
Times of India
NEW DELHI: China is getting increasingly aggressive on the border even as Indian troops hold forth with equal force. The continuing high-altitude military faceoff at Chumar in eastern Ladakh, with around 1,000 Chinese soldiers ranged against an equal …
President Xi Jinping's visit removed 'some suspicions' in China-India ties: ChinaEconomic Times
India Cancels Media Dialogue With China After Border Stand-OffNDTV
Trade-driven dragon cozying up to IndiaArab News
Zee News -People’s Daily Online
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Posted on 23 September 2014 | 3:08 am

Three independent directors ousted from ONGC board – Times of India


Three independent directors ousted from ONGC board
Times of India
However, unlike Coal India, where the directors were told to quit and those who did not were voted out at the company's shareholders meeting, in case of oil companies no resolution, as mandated by law, confirming their appointment was moved. Sources …

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Posted on 23 September 2014 | 1:03 am

Bollywood cleavage row shows India’s ‘crass’ side – BBC News


BBC News

Bollywood cleavage row shows India's 'crass' side
BBC News
It was re-tweeted more than 7,000 times and the #IStandWithDeepikaPadukone became India's top Twitter trend for hours on the day. The newspaper deleted the tweet, but tried to mollify her, replying "It's a compliment! You look so great that we want to
Dear Deepika, our point of view…Times of India
Lounge Web Opinion | Deepika vs Times of India: Round twoLivemint
Happy New Year Star Deepika Padukone Openly Attacked by Times of India International Business Times UK
IBNLive -India.com
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Posted on 22 September 2014 | 11:15 pm

Look Out MAVEN, India’s Mars Orbiter Is Closing In – NPR (blog)


NPR (blog)

Look Out MAVEN, India's Mars Orbiter Is Closing In
NPR (blog)
Anticipation is building in India over its rendezvous with Mars. NASA erupted into cheers after confirmation Sunday night that its space probe MAVEN injected into the Martian orbit. NASA's success came two days ahead of a critical engine burn designed
India's Mars mission a step closer to success with engine testReuters
India's First Mission to Mars Set to Arrive at Red PlanetSpace.com
India's Low-Cost Mars Mission Completes Crucial Engine Firing Test, Prepares Forbes
Times of India -NDTV
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Posted on 22 September 2014 | 8:38 pm

US Spacecraft Enters Mars Orbit, India Probe Next – ABC News


ABC News

US Spacecraft Enters Mars Orbit, India Probe Next
ABC News
Next up, India. With NASA's Maven spacecraft safely in orbit around Mars, the spotlight shifts to India's first mission to the red planet. The Indian spacecraft is due to slip into Martian orbit Tuesday night (Wednesday morning in India.) It's India's
Indian spacecraft 'Mangalyaan' enters Mars neighbourhoodBBC News
In Asian Space Race, India Inches Closer to Beating China to MarsNDTV
NASA's MAVEN Enters Mars' Orbit While India's Mangalyaan Too Closes In On International Business Times
Times of India -Indian Express
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Posted on 22 September 2014 | 8:22 pm

Defence deals: India caught between Russia and US – Zee News


Zee News

Defence deals: India caught between Russia and US
Zee News
While in the recent past, top western envoys have been rushing to India to woo PM Modi with the sole objective of bagging billion-dollar contracts with the new government, which has taken a big decision of opening the defence sector to foreign

Posted on 22 September 2014 | 12:11 pm

Samsung May Launch First Tizen Phone in India – ABC News


Samsung May Launch First Tizen Phone in India
ABC News
Samsung Electronics Co., which faces a slowdown in emerging market smartphone sales, will release its long-delayed Tizen-powered handset in India before the end of this year, a report said Monday. Samsung's first Tizen-based device will be launched in …

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Posted on 22 September 2014 | 8:22 am

Padmini Prakash is India’s first transgender news anchor – Washington Post


Telegraph.co.uk

Padmini Prakash is India's first transgender news anchor
Washington Post
The United States isn't the only place experiencing something of a cultural transgender revolution. It's happening in India, too, where the country recently witnessed a broadcast by Padmini Prakash. Prakash, 31, is India's first transgender news anchor.
Padmini Prakash is India's 1st transgender news anchorCBC.ca
India hails first transgender newsreader after law recognises third sexTelegraph.co.uk
India gets first transgender news anchor months after third gender legally The Independent
Huffington Post UK
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Posted on 22 September 2014 | 7:40 am

China, India Growing At Similar Paces, India Will Rise Again, Says PM Modi – NDTV


NDTV

China, India Growing At Similar Paces, India Will Rise Again, Says PM Modi
NDTV
New Delhi: India has a chance to rise again as a global economic power, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said. The country can match with China and he has a "clear roadmap" to channelise the entrepreneurial capabilities of her 1.25 billion people, he
Indian PM Narendra Modi: Understanding an enigmaCNN
Why India's Narendra Modi may not eat at the White House dinnerWashington Post (blog)
India's Modi to observe strict fast during maiden trip to USReuters
Indian Express -Times of India
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Posted on 22 September 2014 | 7:27 am

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Asian Games – India's Bindra signs off with a bronze

- India's lone individual Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra ended his career as a full-time shooter on Tuesday by winning two bronze medals at the Asian Games, saying it was time to take it easy.

Posted on 23 September 2014 | 6:05 am

India withdraws regulator's power to cap non-essential drug prices

India has withdrawn the drug pricing authority's powers that allowed it to fix the prices of medicines not deemed essential, after its decision to impose price caps on more than 100 drugs in July triggered industry protests. The Department of Pharmaceuticals has withdrawn guidelines issued on May 29 that gave the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) the powers to fix the prices of …

Posted on 23 September 2014 | 5:30 am

India's Biggest Money Manager Says State Companies Are Cheap

India's biggest money manager says there will be demand for the record $10.4 billion of share sales planned by the government because state-run companies are cheap. "Public-sector stocks are undervalued," Surya Kumar Roy, chairman of Life Insurance Corp. of India, the state-controlled insurer that oversees about $300 billion of assets, said in an interview in Mumbai. LIC, which is already among …

Posted on 23 September 2014 | 4:46 am

India's PM ups fashion ante for maiden US visit

New Delhi (AFP) – Prime Minister Narendra Modi is pulling out all the fashion stops for his upcoming visit to the United States, hiring a top Mumbai designer to create outfits that will sell his vision of a newly confident, aspirational India.

Posted on 23 September 2014 | 4:24 am

India's Orbiter To Join NASA's Maven Around Mars – On A Shoestring

India's Mars Orbiter Mission is set to reach Mars on Wednesday, just days after a U.S. NASA probe began its orbit around the Red Planet. The difference? India did it on a much tighter budget.

Posted on 22 September 2014 | 10:00 pm

Look Out MAVEN, India's Mars Orbiter Is Closing In

India's Mars Orbiter Mission is set to reach Mars on Wednesday, just days after a U.S. NASA probe began its orbit around the Red Planet. The difference? India did it on a much tighter budget.

Posted on 22 September 2014 | 9:53 pm

India PM Modi to fast during maiden US visit

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to observe a nine-day religious fast during his upcoming visit to the United States, during which he will make his maiden speech to the UN General Assembly.

Posted on 22 September 2014 | 1:44 pm

India Needs Film Commissions to Attract More Foreign Shoots, Study Finds

The report also says the country needs to offer more incentives to boost location shoots read more

Posted on 22 September 2014 | 12:05 pm

Coal India Said to Plan Building $1.2 Billion of Solar Projects

Coal India Ltd. (COAL) , the biggest producer of the fuel, is considering building 70 billion rupees ($1.2 billion) of solar projects to compensate for carbon pollution, said people familiar with the plan.

Posted on 22 September 2014 | 11:16 am

India's new leader: 5 things to know

Narendra Modi surprised some with his rise to power. CNN meets the man behind the enigma.

Posted on 22 September 2014 | 10:53 am