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Spicejet

India’s SpiceJet buys up to 205 Boeing jets

Indian low-cost airline SpiceJet said Friday (13) it would buy up to 205 Boeing planes worth $22 billion (£18 billion) as it seeks to...

India and UAE ink 14 pacts in key areas including defence and security

In a bid boost to their strategic ties, India and the UAE on Wednesday (25) signed more than a dozen pacts in key areas...
Mobile internet usage in India

India’s mobile internet use increases ninefold

Mobile internet usage in India has increased ninefold in a single year, after the launch of a new operator sparked a telecoms price war,...
drugs

Modi’s generics-only drugs plan worries health experts and Indian pharma sector

India's plan to bring in a law to ensure doctors prescribe medicines only by their generic names risks proliferating the sale of substandard...
Liam Fox met Indian finance minister Arun Jaitley earlier this month

UK ‘sets up working group with India’ to prepare for post-Brexit trade

Britain has set up a trade working group with India to prepare for a future deal following Britain’s exit from the European Union, trade...
NTPC staff at the launch of the masala bond at the London Stock Exchange

Historic masala bond raises millions for solar power

Nearly 30 masala bonds have been launched at the London Stock Exchange but the one issued on Friday (September 9) by NTPC Ltd, an...
Volkswagen has suspended ties with several mineral suppliers following the report

Volkswagen suspends ties with some Indian suppliers after expose of child deaths in mica...

GERMAN carmaker Volkswagen has stopped buying mica from some suppliers in India, following a Thomson Reuters Foundation investigation that found child workers were dying...
Maia Deguito, branch manager of the RCBC

Bangladesh heist: US seeks accused Manila banker’s help

THE FBI is negotiating with a former branch manager of a Philippines bank for information relating to $81 million (£62.5 million) that she handled...

Peugeot buys India’s Ambassador car for $12 million

India’s Hindustan Motors has sold its Ambassador car to France’s Peugeot for just $12 million (£9.6 million), capping a spectacular downfall for a vehicle...

EU recommends suspending hundreds of drugs tested by Indian firm

Europe's medicines regulator has recommended the suspension of more than 300 generic drug approvals and drug applications due to "unreliable" tests conducted by Indian...