Modi in America: Chemistry, Not History

Indian and American officials have been burning the midnight oil to ensure a positive outcome of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s talks with US President Donald Trump.

Donald Trump And Narendra Modi Warn Pakistan Over Terror Launches

US President Donald Trump and Indian PM Narendra Modi have urged Pakistan to ensure its territory is not used to launch terror attacks.

Can Modi Turn India From a True Friend to The U.S. to a Friend Forever

In n Washington, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is out to answer to one question: “Is India the lynchpin of America’s strategic pivot to the east, or is it merely a helpful acquaintance?”

A Case For Chutney

A look at the ‘daavi baju’, or left side of a traditional Maharashtrian ‘thali’, where chutneys occupy pride of place.

Indian Teen Celebrates as Nasa Sends Satellite to Space

Nasa just launched a tiny satellite designed by 18-year-old Rifath Shaarook from India.

Can Narendra Modi and Donald Trump Recreate The Magic of The Obama Years

On 26 June, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to hold official talks with US President Donald Trump in Washington DC in what will be the first meeting between the two leaders.

Modi Must Raise H-1B Visa Issue With Trump: Indians in US

rime Minister Narendra Modi must raise the contentious H-1B visa issue besides defence cooperation and terrorism during his first bilateral meeting with US President Donald Trump, members of the Indian community said here.

Trump-Modi: Steak Meets Dahl For US-India First Date

Aides bill upcoming meeting between Modi and Trump as a chance to strike up a friendship, but will it all go smoothly?

UK Promises Better Market Access to India After Brexit

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has shown much enthusiasm to sign a free trade agreement with India, which can happen only after Britain formally leaves the EU, expected in March 2019.
Tuesday, Jun 27, 2017 02:04 EDT

Indian Diaspora Showers Praise on PM Modi

The Indian diaspora in the United States showered praise on Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his comprehensive speech as he addressed them here and said his efforts to make a better India are praiseworthy.

Sunday, Jun 25, 2017 02:00 EDT

NRI Deposits Hit a Two-year Low With Liquidity Surplus in India

NRI deposits have hit a two-year low in India for a multitude of reasons, including the fact that banks flush with liquidity post-demonetisation are less keen to chase foreign account holders.

Sunday, Jun 25, 2017 01:58 EDT

Tax-savvy American NRIs Use Family Trusts to Insulate Indian Assets

Trust Indians to come up with jugaad, even when they no longer live in the country.

Thursday, Jun 22, 2017 23:27 EDT

Efforts to Bring Back Indians Stranded in Qatar

Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju has announced special flights from Qatar to bring Indians trapped there back to the country.

Tuesday, Jun 27, 2017 02:08 EDT

For The U.S. And India, a Convergence of Interests And Values

Our two nations stand as mutually reinforcing engines of growth and innovation.

Sunday, Jun 25, 2017 02:07 EDT

PM Modi Given Warm Welcome by Indians in US

Prime Minister Narendra Modi was today greeted by a group of people from the Indian community who were waiting for him outside a high-security hotel here where he is staying.

Sunday, Jun 25, 2017 01:57 EDT

India's Middle East Balancing Act

India must maintain diplomatic equilibrium between Israel and Arab states.

Sunday, Jun 25, 2017 01:56 EDT

Modi Keeps Europe Big in India Scheme of Things

India continues to pivot towards Europe, as PM Modi embarks on his second visit to Europe within a month.

Sunday, Jun 25, 2017 02:13 EDT

Delhi's Heart is Set on this Chole-Bhature Wala Since 50 Years

Sita Ram Diwan Chand Choley Bhature is going strong since late 1950's

Thursday, Jun 22, 2017 23:26 EDT

UK Looks to India Again to Meet Shortage of Nurses

Doctors trained in India are the second largest group in the NHS after those trained in the UK. New visa curbs have cut numbers, but the number of Indian health professionals remains very high.

Thursday, Jun 22, 2017 23:18 EDT

Mumbai Most Expensive City For Expats

It has moved 25 notes up from being ranked 82 in 2016. Five of the top 10 cities in this year’s ranking are in Asia.

Thursday, Jun 22, 2017 22:16 EDT

Great ‘Expat’ations

Bengaluru is home to around 8 per cent of India’s expats, a figure that continues to rise.

Monday, Jun 26, 2017 02:48 EDT

RBS to Cut Hundreds of UK Jobs in Move to India

Bank’s transfer of loans team to Mumbai brings loss of 443 jobs in Britain and condemnation by Unite over ‘cheap’ labour

Thursday, Jun 22, 2017 23:25 EDT

Lawsuit Filed Against Infosys in US by Former Immigration Head

The lawsuit filed by Erin Green accuses Infosys of "discrimination" against non-South Asian employees.

Thursday, Jun 22, 2017 22:12 EDT

50 Global Retailers to Enter India in 6 Months

Brands such as Korres, Migato, Evisu, Wallstreet English, Pasta Mania, Lush Addiction, Melting Pot, Yogurt Lab and Monnalisa, many from the US and Singapore, will invest about $300-500 million

Saturday, Jun 17, 2017 23:02 EDT

Japan And India Challenging China in Africa

Japan and India’s strong bilateral networks are being channelled into Africa, where both countries are actively involved economically, politically and strategically.

Monday, Jun 26, 2017 02:46 EDT

Facing Ruin, India’s Ancient Glass Artists Blame The Taj

The ancient glass quarter in Firozabad never recovered after authorities blamed smoke drifting from its furnaces for yellowing the Taj's magnificent white marble, threatening the beauty of India's number-one tourist attraction.

Sunday, Jun 25, 2017 02:01 EDT

The Dancing Girls of India's Folk Opera

Nautanki is one of India's oldest folk theatres, and it's hugely popular in small towns and rural areas.

Friday, Jun 16, 2017 02:46 EDT

Priyanka Chopra: The Powerhouse Changing The World

In the land of lions, she is the quintessential Indian tigress, known for her stratospheric success in Bollywood portraying some pretty feisty, feline roles, and who has now successfully carried that powerful persona to ensnare audiences in Hollywood.

Monday, Jun 12, 2017 01:58 EDT

Kashmir's Conflict Music

Decades of conflict in Indian-administered Kashmir have affected every aspect of life in the valley, including music.

Wednesday, May 03, 2017 00:30 EDT

Granny's New Robes

Over the years, she saw her granny transform into a politician, a princess, a fairy, a scientist, and a dozen other characters.

Friday, Feb 03, 2017 01:40 EST

Anxious Indians Turn To Astrologers H-1B Visa

Astrologer Vinod Shastri practices next to the ancient observatory in Jaipur, where the astronomers of the maharaja once monitored the heavens.

Thursday, Feb 02, 2017 03:27 EST

Cosmic Head Rub

A barber in the Indian town of Pushkar has been dubbed the cosmic barber for his unique approach to grooming.

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Global Melodies

A new generation of Indian origin musicians is strumming universal melodies.

Reviving The Non Aligned Movement

The commonplace criticism of NAM is that since its genesis in the acrimonious bi-polarity of the cold war it has lost its relevance in the post-cold war scenario.

Mind Your English

Indian kids in cosmopolitan cities are growing up largely monolingual as English becomes the de facto language of choice.

Mandalas Rising

Psychologists are looking at the power of mandalas to combat stress.

Can Web Series Unseat The TV

The introduction of web-series across the United States, Europe and now also in India as an alternate to what TV or cinema provides has growing appeal for the new generation.

The Many Charms of Delhi Winters

The NRI travel guide to hottest spots Delhi during the winter.

The Yoga Gurus Behind India’s Hottest Consumer Products

Meet the Indian gurus behind the brands challenging some of the planet’s biggest companies.
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