Modi-Trump meet: India, US name Pakistan, demand action on 26/11, Pathankot

Financial News India and the US today vowed to strengthen cooperation against terror outfits like Jaish-e- Mohammad, Lashkar-e-Taiba and D-Company, while urging Pakistan to ensure that its soil is not used for terror strikes against other nations. In a joint statement released after talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Donald Trump, the two… Continue reading Modi-Trump meet: India, US name Pakistan, demand action on 26/11, Pathankot

Poultry producers cash in on beef slaughter ban as demand for chicken rises

India’s poultry producers are posting record profits as feed costs have dropped to a five-year low and on rising chicken demand after cattle slaughtering restrictions were enacted in the majority Hindu country. Poultry company profits should continue to rise as raw material costs are set to remain depressed and demand rises due to the political… Continue reading Poultry producers cash in on beef slaughter ban as demand for chicken rises

Will Thalaiva take the plunge? Rajinikanth politics in Movie-mad Tamil Nadu

Kamal Haasan, Rajinikanth, Sharath Kumar, Vijayakanth…take your pick. In movie-mad Tamil Nadu, the transition from a film actor/director to politics is effortless. And, the latest chatter is about Rajinikanth joining politics. This is not the first time. Before the 2009 general election, a gathering of diehard Rajini fans converged at a small temple in Rajapalayam… Continue reading Will Thalaiva take the plunge? Rajinikanth politics in Movie-mad Tamil Nadu

UP meat sellers on strike against Yogi’s crackdown, restaurants to be hit

Meat sellers across Uttar Pradesh (UP) launched an indefinite strike from Monday against the Adityanathgovernment’s crackdown on illegal and mechanised slaughterhouses.   “We have decided to intensify our strike from tomorrow. All shops will remain closed. Fish sellers too have joined us and are extending support to us,” Lucknow Bakra Gosht Vypar Mandal office bearer… Continue reading UP meat sellers on strike against Yogi’s crackdown, restaurants to be hit

UK Parliament terror: Attacker is dead and other key developments so far

Threat level in UK remains ‘severe’; no India hurt in the attack Wednesday’s terrorist attack in the heart of London has broken the more than a decade-long lull Britain enjoyed when it came to high-profile terrorist attacks. The attack’s relatively lower casualties in comparison to the past attacks in Paris and Brussels has done nothing… Continue reading UK Parliament terror: Attacker is dead and other key developments so far

Bansal’s ‘Learn from PM’ advice: Leadership lessons from Modi’s UP win

UP election result 2017: Powerful leadership can humble opposition, reaffirms faith in allies Latest News : AICC, BJP, breaking news, Business Standard, Congress, CWC, India, latest news, Narendra Modi, News, PM Narendra Modi, Politics, rahul gandhi, UP, UP News, The historic victory in Uttar Pradesh, wherein the BJP won more than 320 assembly seats, has… Continue reading Bansal’s ‘Learn from PM’ advice: Leadership lessons from Modi’s UP win

Harvard Business Review calls Modi’s election win a Bollywood blockbuster

After PM Narendra Modi took a dig at Harvard University alumni during his election campaign, the university has responded with an insightful critique of demonetisation by looking at it in the context of the BJP’s resounding electoral victory in the recently concluded state elections. The article, titled ‘Early Lessons from India’s Demonetization Experiment’, authored by… Continue reading Harvard Business Review calls Modi’s election win a Bollywood blockbuster