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Can US make ‘anti-dumping’ probe vs India stick ?

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Can US make ‘anti-dumping’ probe vs India stick ?

New Delhi, Oct 20  The United Stares has initiated an ‘anti-dumping duty investigation’ against import of polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) resin (that’s the stuff that coats ‘non-stick’ pots and pans) from India and China, according to the US Department of Commerce. The probe is being started to determine whether imports of PTFE resin from China and India […]

Tea is on ice because of political fire in Darjeeling

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Tea is on ice because of political fire in Darjeeling

The iconic Darjeeling tea has all but disappeared from international markets, thanks to the unrest in the Hills! Now, it’s up to the Government sitting in Delhi to stir itself and try to bail it out. But as one sarcastic sod put it, “Tea is a very British drink, who knows whether Darjeeling tea will […]

Death certificate to Leather industry?

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Death certificate to Leather industry?

NEW DELHI: The knee -jerk ‘cattle sale’ ban is already having a fallout. The leather industry say they have been handed a ‘death certificate ‘ by the Modi government. Over the past few days,  Indian exporters were scrambling  to assure global clients like Zara and Giorgio Armani their shipments would arrive despite a government crackdown […]

Washing machines : Currying favour ?

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Washing machines : Currying favour ?

If you say that your washing machine doesn’t get that ‘masala’ stain off your naughty kid’s shirt, your worries will apparently disappear if you buy one with a ‘curry’ button. (A washing machine with the button, not a shirt!) A washing machine has been launched for the Indian market, with a special mode to tackle […]

Pawan Hans to fly into private hands?

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Pawan Hans to fly into private hands?

New Delhi: Moving ahead with the strategic sale of Pawan Hans, the government  said  (12 Jan)it will sell its entire 51 per cent stake and transfer the management control of the helicopter service operator. Pawan Hans is a joint venture where state-owned ONGC holds 49 per cent. The government has sought applications from entities to […]

China worried about losing jobs to India

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China worried about losing jobs to India

As China’s telecom firm Huawei starts manufacturing in India, official media in China raised the red flag, warning that Beijing needs to worry about job cuts due to shifting of production bases as economic rivalry increases between India and the world’s second largest economy. “China needs to worry about effect of industrial transfer to India on […]

India ‘bans’ Nepalese ginger, says it’s Chinese in disguise!

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India ‘bans’ Nepalese ginger, says it’s Chinese in disguise!

PANITANKI (INDIA), Sept 1: India has put a ban on import of ginger from Nepal, arguing that the rhizome has ‘high pesticide residue’ and that ‘Chinese ginger’ was being exported in the disguise of the Nepali product. However, a cleverly worded circular, put out by India does not mention the word ‘ban’. According to reports, […]

Reliance Jio customers sing while TRAI- DoT play pass the parcel

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Reliance Jio customers sing while TRAI- DoT play pass the parcel

New Delhi: ‘Jio’ live life to the fullest with your free 4 G from Reliance till it will start charging you for services in a couple of weeks’ time. A game of passing the parcel between the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) and the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) over Reliance Jio’s controversial extended field trials […]

Now Paper goes  Bananas!

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Now Paper goes Bananas!

You must be aware that banana is good for health. Many people say that two bananas daily  is a healthy habit. So, In Banana cultivation farms, once the fruits are sold off, what lies behind are the stems of the plants. Farmers had to pay a lot of money to clear them off. Now you […]

Gujarat : Investors’ favourite, Bihar: Investors’ bane

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Gujarat : Investors’ favourite, Bihar: Investors’ bane

Gujarat and Delhi are India’s most investment-friendly states, while Bihar and Jharkhand are the worst. Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu are the most corrupt states for doing business. West Bengal is the most difficult for land acquisition, environmental clearances and approvals. These are the findings of the NCAER State Investment Potential Index, released by the […]

Now, fly Air India at Rajdhani train prices!

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Now, fly Air India at Rajdhani train prices!

Wait listed on a Rajdhani train? No sweat, just Super-Save! Fly AIR INDIA at the same prices! Right now, wait-listed passengers on Rajdhani trains can fly on the national carrier on first class AC fares, but more is to come! Aiming to attract more fliers and achieve higher seat occupancy in its flights on trunk routes, Air India […]

Water scarcity, low power demand, trouble for Coal India?

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Water scarcity, low power demand, trouble for Coal India?

New Delhi : A subdued power demand growth has resulted in thermal power plants requesting Coal India Limited (CIL) to stop further supply. Close to a dozen power plants across UP, Maharashtra and West Bengal have written to CIL and its subsidiaries, citing reasons like high stock at sites and backing down of power demand […]

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