Breaking News

Asia Today ISSN 1861-4604 Saturday, November 25, 2017

Headline

Epic clash: Trump’s America First vs. Modi’s Make in India

Make in India Date : November 22, 2017 Reporter : BNN WASHINGTON, U.S. - As Ivanka Trump prepares to participate in the inauguration of Global Entrepreneurship Summit in India’s Hyderabad city with the country’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi - a big clash awaits. The clash is set to be between U.S. President Donald Trump's ‘America First’ and Narendra Modi's ‘Make in India’ vision. However, even before the clash emerges more prominently, a senior U.S. administration official said that ...Full Story

POLITICS

India, Myanmar bilateral border cooperation satisfactory, says Indian envoy

Date : September 5, 2017 Reporter : ANI 1643 km long border with Myanmar Yangon [Myanmar] Sept. 5 (ANI): Indian High Commissioner to Myanmar Vikram Misri said Tuesday that India has security concerns with Myanmar on the border that separates both countries, but the two sides have good cooperation in ...Full Story

BUSINESS

Epic clash: Trump’s America First vs. Modi’s Make in India

Date : November 22, 2017 Reporter : BNN Make in India WASHINGTON, U.S. - As Ivanka Trump prepares to participate in the inauguration of Global Entrepreneurship Summit in India’s Hyderabad city with the country’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi - a big clash awaits. The clash ...Full Story

INDUSTRY

India wants Apple to commit to investment, job creation in exchange for tax breaks

Date : June 7, 2017 Reporter : Big News Network Apple had sought tax concessions for manufacturing iPhones in India BANGALORE, India - Apple, that last month started initial production of 4-inch iPhone SEs at a Wistron Corp. plant in the southern Indian city of Bangalore in Karnataka, has now heard back from the government.> BNN   ...Full Story

SOCIO-CULTURE

35-40pct plunge witnessed in Diwali gifts this year: Survey

Date : October 21, 2017 Reporter : ANI Run-up to Diwali New Delhi [India], Oct. 21 (ANI): In sync with the low-key festivities due to economic slowdown and pressure on their balance-sheets, corporate India saw lukewarm response in Diwali gifts this year to its associates, networked partners, ...Full Story

HISTORY

RTI activist rebuffs Netaji’s plane crash theory as ’debunked’

Date : May 31, 2017 Reporter : ANI Netaji died in a plane crash on August 18, 1945 Hooghly (West Bengal) [India] May 31 (ANI): Expressing displeasure over the Centre's reply to a Right to Information (RTI) query on Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, Sayak Sen, the RTI activist who filed the RTI vis-a-vis Bose' s ...Full Story

HUMAN RIGHTS

After New York, London, Amazon launches Blink in India

Date : September 14, 2017 Reporter : BNN Amazon India GURGAON, India - U.S. E-commerce company, Amazon has launched its third ever and first fashion imaging studio 'Blink' in India. With India’s E-commerce fashion market expected to grow four times its current size, to ...Full Story

ENVIRONMENT

Deeply frustrating: Kristin Davis on 'Sex and the City 3' getting scrapped

Date : October 2, 2017 Reporter : ANI Kristin Davis feels 'deeply' frustrated. New Delhi [India], October 1 (ANI): A day after his co-star, Sarah Jessica Parker, squashed the reports that said a third movie of the franchise was in the process of making, saying, "It's over. We're not doing it!" ...Full Story

EDUCATION

Ideals of Gandhi, Tagore best way to confront intolerance, bigotry and terrorism

Date : June 3, 2015 Reporter : ANI President Pranab Mukherjee Uppsala (Sweden), June 3 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee has said that ideas of truth, openness, dialogue and non-violence espoused by Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore and Mahatma Gandhi provide the best way forward for a world ...Full Story

TECHNOLOGY

Nod for German loan to set up energy plants

Date : September 8, 2017 Reporter : BNN/ The Hindu MAHATRANSCO Mumbai: The Maharashtra Cabinet on Thursday approved a proposal to grant a confirmation certificate for a loan of ₹146 crore from the German Development Bank to the Maharashtra State Electricity Transmission Company (MAHATRANSCO) to ...Full Story

TRAVEL

India’s capital city, Delhi to get first ever driverless Metro trains starting October

Date : June 27, 2017 Reporter : BNN/ ANI Delhi Metro Rail Corporation NEW DELHI, India - India’s capital is set to witness its first ever driverless metro trains becoming operational this October. > BNN According to the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC), Delhiites will be able to travel in ...Full Story

SPORTS

Falcons TTC emerge as champions in inaugural UTT

Date : July 31, 2017 Reporter : ANI Ultimate Table Tennis Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 31 (ANI): Falcons TTC emerged champions of the inaugural Ultimate Table Tennis (UTT) after beating Shaze Challengers 14-9 in the final at the NSCI in Mumbai on Sunday. According to the tournament ...Full Story

ENTERTAINMENT

Goa film festival to begin today

Date : November 20, 2017 Reporter : ANI Superstar Shah Rukh Khan Panaji (Goa) [India] November 20 (ANI): Amidst much controversy, the 48th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) will on Monday begin in Goa's Panaji, where around 200 films from over 80 countries will be screened. This ...Full Story

Capital:

Index Unit
Population Millions
Total Area Sq.km
Export Mill. Euro
Import Mill. Euro
GDP Mill. Euro
GDP per capita Euro
GDP Grouth Per Cent
Flying Reimagined

Stock Index

Life Style

Photo Gallery

FEUILLETON