Indian software services exporters are set to gain additional business from their largest market, the United States, as a slew of regional banks there look to outsource more technology work than ever before.
Foreign airlines don't deploy to India their best aircraft from hubs like Dubai, Singapore, Frankfurt and Brussels. The India-leg of a long-haul route always has planes which have been in service for a few years.
Nokia said the tax authorities froze all of its Indian assets, including its bank accounts and factories, to ensure that Nokia could pay its future tax bill, estimated to be hundreds of millions of dollars.
A major controversy erupted over Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif purportedly calling Prime Minister Manmohan Singh a "dehati aurat" (village woman) during a breakfast meet with two journalists in the US.