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India-Iran Chabahar port deal reveals tense Asian rivalries – Washington Times


Washington Times

India-Iran Chabahar port deal reveals tense Asian rivalries
Washington Times
A little-noticed deal this month between India and Iran to develop an obscure port in the Gulf of Oman is offering a glimpse into just how dramatically last summer's Iranian nuclear accord stands to upend South Asia's geopolitical dynamics — as New

Posted on 29 May 2016 | 11:49 pm

US Foreign portfolio investors ask India to amend capital gains tax treaty – Economic Times


Economic Times

US Foreign portfolio investors ask India to amend capital gains tax treaty
Economic Times
MUMBAI: Foreign portfolio investors based out of the US have collectively approached the India with a request to amend the India-US tax treaty, exempting them from paying capital gains tax , people close to the development said. These investors

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Posted on 29 May 2016 | 11:15 pm

India to crack down on savings scams as Modi backs banking for all – Reuters


Reuters

India to crack down on savings scams as Modi backs banking for all
Reuters
India does not have a unified regulatory regime to counter Ponzi, or pyramid, schemes whose operators typically grab new deposits to meet their promise of guaranteed returns to existing savers. Such schemes can snowball but are doomed to eventual …
4700 acres of Sahara land put up for saleTimes of India

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Posted on 29 May 2016 | 11:05 pm

With 60000-Case Backlog, India Bankruptcy Overhaul Faces Delays – Bloomberg


Bloomberg

With 60000-Case Backlog, India Bankruptcy Overhaul Faces Delays
Bloomberg
"The sooner India can implement its new bankruptcy law, the better it will be for everyone," said Wontae Kim, research analyst at Western Asset Management in Singapore, which manages $436 billion of assets. "The actual implementation versus the idea is …

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Posted on 29 May 2016 | 9:01 pm

India makes arrests after spate of attacks on Africans – Aljazeera.com


Aljazeera.com

India makes arrests after spate of attacks on Africans
Aljazeera.com
At least five Indians accused of assaulting Africans in New Delhi have been arrested after African diplomats urged the Indian government to ensure the safety of their nationals living in the country. India's Interior Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday
Indian police arrest five in Delhi over assaults on AfricansBBC News
Delhi Police arrest 5 for attack on African nationals: Latest updatesIndia Today
In Chhatarpur village, 4 attacks in 30 mins: Mob 'targets' Africans, 7 injuredThe Indian Express

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Posted on 29 May 2016 | 6:41 pm

India business: Defensive mode – Financial Times


Financial Times

India business: Defensive mode
Financial Times
Some of the biggest conglomerates in India lined up to buy the shares in Pipavav, which builds warships for the Indian navy. Among the companies jostling for control were Anand Mahindra's Mahindra & Mahindra, the Munjal family and Anil Ambani's …

Posted on 29 May 2016 | 4:10 pm

Attack on Rajan stokes talk of change at India’s central bank – Financial Times


Financial Times

Attack on Rajan stokes talk of change at India's central bank
Financial Times
To many international investors, the Reserve Bank of India governor Raghuram Rajan is a near-hero — the articulate, market-savvy central banker who tamed India's inflation, restored its macroeconomic stability and is driving a banking system clean-up.
Modi govt doesn't deserve Rajan: ChidambaramTimes of India

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Posted on 29 May 2016 | 2:18 pm

Japanese investors keen on India’s infra growth story: Arun Jaitley – Economic Times


Economic Times

Japanese investors keen on India's infra growth story: Arun Jaitley
Economic Times
TOKYO: Japanese conglomerate SoftBank and a number of investors here have shown keen interest in investing in India's "infrastructure growth story", Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said today as he kicked off his 6-day visit to Japan aimed at attracting …

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Posted on 29 May 2016 | 1:50 pm

India Presses Ahead With Space Ambitions – Voice of America


Voice of America

India Presses Ahead With Space Ambitions
Voice of America
Indian scientists pronounced the testing of an indigenously developed reusable space rocket this week, “Mission accomplished successfully.” Those words have been heard increasingly in recent years from the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) as …
India tests new spaceplaneThe Guardian
Indian shuttle test considered successAljazeera.com

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Posted on 29 May 2016 | 11:30 am

Apple sets sights on bigger target in India – Financial Times


Financial Times

Apple sets sights on bigger target in India
Financial Times
Mr Cook's cricket outing may have been in part a publicity stunt, but he has good reason to seek a better understanding of Indian culture. The country has become a conspicuous source of growth for Apple, which said iPhone sales there increased by 56

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Posted on 29 May 2016 | 8:02 am