Indian Jews Outraged By Clothing Store Named ‘Hitler’
August 29 2012 12:17 PM
Critics complain that Shah is simply exploiting the name of Hitler because he remains a popular figure among many Indians.
Thanks To Developing Nations, America Is King Of The International Arms Market
August 29 2012 11:52 AM
A surge in orders for weapons, most of which from developing nations, has turned into a boon for U.S. companies -- and they have the Saudis to thank more than anybody else.
Death Penalty In India: In The Books, But Rarely Applied
August 29 2012 10:29 AM
Given the magnitude of the Mumbai attacks, many in India would like to see Qassab executed.
Boeing, Airbus Battleground Shifts To Asia-Pacific
August 29 2012 6:20 AM
As the deepening sovereign debt crisis in Europe dampens air travel demands in the region, the world's two largest airplane makers, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and Airbus S.A.S. (EPA: EAD), are now bringing their fierce competition to the Asia-Pacific skies.
Inflation Still a Key Threat, Says RBI Gov Subbarao
August 29 2012 1:16 AM
Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Duvvuri Subbarao said on Tuesday that inflation remains too high and needs to fall further or risk more damage to the economy, dismissing criticism of the bank's hawkish policy stance.
Indian Prime Minister Singh Visits Iran: Finding A Delicate Balance
August 28 2012 1:45 PM
Oil is at the heart of Indian-Iranian relations today.
Samsung Galaxy S3 To Feature 3 New Color Choices, Will The Release Date Come Soon?
August 28 2012 12:28 PM
The release date for Samsung’s Galaxy S3 arrived back in May, but that doesn’t mean the Korea-based manufacturer is done surprising fans of the device. Samsung has just announced that the Galaxy S3 will be available in three new colors, all of which stay consistent with the nature-based theme that Samsung’s flagship smartphone has features thus far.
Myanmar Cuts List Of Blacklisted Exiles By One-Third
August 28 2012 12:27 PM
A significant number of these exiles were activists, journalists and Buddhist monks who had protested against the military government.
Pre-Market Movers (Best Buy, Aixtron, Nokia, Sterlite Industries, Pluristem, Seadrill, Zynga)
August 28 2012 6:29 AM
Best Buy Co, Aixtron SE, Nokia Corp, Sterlite Industries India, Pluristem Therapeutics, Seadrill and Zynga Inc. are among the companies whose shares are moving in pre-market trading Tuesday.
Two Tibetan Teenagers Die After Setting Themselves On Fire To Protest Chinese Rule
August 28 2012 4:30 AM
Two Tibetan teenagers died after setting themselves on fire outside a monastery in Sichuan province in southwest China on Monday, foreign rights groups said.
No Fast Growth Rebound for India Amid Downgrade Fears
August 28 2012 3:33 AM
India's economy likely remained in its deepest slump for nine years in the quarter ending in June, but high inflation and polarized politics leave the country's leaders with limited scope to crank up growth.
US Weapons Sales Hit Record High In 2011: Congressional Report
August 28 2012 2:21 AM
International weapons sales by the U.S. tripled last year to reach a record high of $66.3 billion, of which $33.4 billion was pumped in by $33.4 billion sales agreement to Saudi Arabia, according to a new congressional report.
India, China Press Each Other for Market Access
August 28 2012 12:27 AM
India and China pressed each other for greater market access for their products from medicines to Bollywood films at a meeting of trade ministers on Monday, seeking to expand commercial ties between the Asian giants as they battle a global downturn.
Gold: First Mover Advantage
August 27 2012 5:55 PM
In the Investor Alert, our investment team shares charts and data that we believe provide readers with a first mover advantage. While markets don't always move like we anticipate, recognizing historical trends can provide an edge if you act quickly.
Coalgate: India’s Prime Minister Says CAG Observations Refutable, Asks Opposition To Debate The Issue
August 27 2012 4:37 AM
India's Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday rebutted opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s charges against him over the Comptroller and Auditor General's report on the coal block allocation.
Krispy Kreme to Roll Hot Doughnuts into India, But Market May Cool
August 26 2012 2:33 AM
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Inc plans to open its first Indian store this year, but the maker of the Original Glazed will find it is not alone in its bid to cash in on the $13 billion Western fast food market in Asia's third-largest economy.
Week Ahead: Asian Stock Markets Likely To Remain Range-Bound
August 26 2012 1:24 AM
Most Asian markets ended on a negative note last week as disappointing economic reports on China and the euro zone revived concerns over the floundering global economy while the lack of stimulus measures from policymakers also weighed.
With 929 Killed In Two Decades, It's A Deadly World For Journalists
August 24 2012 5:43 PM
The Committee to Protect Journalists' latest report reveals that speaking truth to power, or just being in the wrong place at the wrong time, still costs hundreds of journalists their lives.
Non-Aligned Movement Members To Meet In Iran: Searching For Lost Clout?
August 24 2012 5:05 PM
The Non-Aligned Movement will be meeting in Tehran next week. But who they are, and what they might be doing at the summit, is and will most likely be of little consequence.
Whatever Became Of Accents?
August 24 2012 9:28 AM
Regional accents are vanishing across the U.S. and English-speaking world.