January 26, 2015 22:15 (IST)
It said that decisions taken by the two sides under the leadership of PM Modi and President Obama would elevate the "strategic partnership to an altogether new high".
January 26, 2015 21:55 (IST)
US President Barack Obama on Monday sought "consistency" and "simplicity" in regulatory and tax environment in India besides redressal of issues relating to intellectual property rights to significantly increase trade and business between the world's two largest democracies.
January 26, 2015 21:47 (IST)
Addressing a meeting of India-US CEO Forum, PM Modi said that he would personally take charge of implementation of big projects and monitor them.
January 26, 2015 21:36 (IST)
US President Barack Obama said there were still too many barriers to doing business in India Monday as he hailed moves by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to cut red tape.
January 26, 2015 21:27 (IST)
US President Barack Obama on Monday announced $4 billion in government-backed investments and lending to India, as he sought to scale up a trade relationship he said was "defined by so much untapped potential".
January 26, 2015 20:54 (IST)
PM Modi did not announce any specific investment, but he promised a stable and predictable tax regime. He said that his government is ready to accept suggestions made by a joint working group with the US on intellectual property rights.
Reported By: Shweta Rajpal Kohli | January 26, 2015 20:53 (IST)
At a meeting of top US and Indian CEOs that he attended with US President Barack Obama today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi promised that he would "personally monitor from the PMO," all big projects.
January 26, 2015 20:06 (IST)
Prime Minster Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama addressed industry leaders at a business summit in New Delhi's Taj Palace hotel. Earlier, both the leaders interacted with CEOs of Indo-US forum.
January 26, 2015 20:03 (IST)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said the government is ready to accept suggestions made by a joint working group with the United States on intellectual property rights (IPR).
January 26, 2015 19:53 (IST)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi promised a stable and predictable tax regime in India during a meeting with Indian and US corporate leaders on Monday.
January 26, 2015 16:33 (IST)
India's current account, which has been consistently in deficit over the last 10 years, is likely to swing into a minor surplus of 0.3 per cent of GDP in 2015, according to a report by Morgan Stanley.
January 26, 2015 16:14 (IST)
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said global investors have evinced interest to invest in the state in the information technology, manufacturing and agriculture sectors.
January 26, 2015 16:10 (IST)
Lauding the Reserve Bank of India's role in helping bring down inflation, Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian said the apex bank may further ease the interest rates as improvement on price front has opened the space for monetary easing.
January 26, 2015 15:52 (IST)
Opening a three-day visit amid pomp and pageantry, Obama moved to clear away old disputes that have stalled progress toward an alignment between the world's largest democracies, a goal that has eluded the past three U.S. presidents. Few obstacles to that have been more nettlesome in recent years than the deadlock over nuclear power.
January 26, 2015 15:44 (IST)
"I share a personal chemistry with Barack. Relationships, chemistry matter more between leaders than commas and full-stops on paper," said Prime Minister Narendra Modi at a joint conference, hours after he greeted US President Barack Obama with a warm hug at the airport.
January 26, 2015 14:40 (IST)
Greece's Syriza party prepared to launch coalition talks on Monday, hours after a landmark general election victory fought on a pledge to rewrite the country's massive bailout deal with the Eurozone.
January 25, 2015 14:24 (IST)
Draghi himself insists that QE should not be seen as a cure-all to the eurozone's ills and it is now up to the 19 governments of the euro countries to get their economies in order and their finances in shape.
Reported By: Siddharth Vinayak Patankar | January 25, 2015 13:38 (IST)
On the economy front Mr. Mahindra believes that green shoots have started to appear, with even his own group's construction business finally starting to receive fresh orders. But he will look to the Modi government and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in particular to take a reform-a-day approach rather than delivering any big bang with the Union Budget in February.
January 24, 2015 09:10 (IST)
The ECB announcement of monthly bond buying of euro 60 billion will help offset the impact caused by a likely tightening by the US Fed, the report said.
January 24, 2015 02:58 (IST)
Coal and Power Minister Piyush Goyal has said the government expects to hold auctions for private firms to mine and sell coal in the near future, but first wants to deal with mines that are directly linked to plants that use the fuel.