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Bangladesh Fashion Workers At Risk With Reform Delays

The safety of workers making clothing for global brands like Adidas and H&M could be at risk if Bangladesh's Supreme Court moves on Sunday...
Vijay Mallya is believed to be in Britain

Indian court issues arrest warrant for Mallya

An Indian court has issued an arrest warrant for the embattled tycoon Vijay Mallya, who left the country owing more than $1 billion (£700m). The...
Modi meets Zuma

India’s Modi in South Africa for talks with Zuma, trade summit

INDIA’S Prime Minister Narendra Modi met South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma today to discuss boosting investment and trade, in a continent where India is...
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...

Five facts about H&M’s first female CEO

Swedish fashion giant H&M appointed company veteran Helena Helmersson as chief executive on Thursday, as it reported its first rise in annual profit since...
Harsimrat Kaul Badal (centre) and Indian high commission Navtej Sarna (left)at the roundtable discussion

UK companies tempted with taste for India’s booming food sector

British companies have been invited to invest in India’s booming food sector, which is being driven by changing consumer preferences. On a visit to Britain,...
US charges 61 over India-based tax fraud

US charges 61 over India-based tax fraud

THE US Justice Department charged 61 people and entities yesterday (October 27) with taking part in a scam involving India-based call centers where agents...
The cash 'will enable Vodafone India to continue its investment’

Vodafone India gets £5.5 billion equity infusion from British parent

Vodafone Group Plc has injected Rs 477 billion rupees (£5.5bn) into its Indian unit ahead of an auction of airwaves in the world’s second-biggest...
Sahara Group Chairman Subrata Roy

Supreme court grants Sahara chief Subrata Roy temporary relief

INDIA’S supreme court extended embattled Sahara conglomerate chief Subrata Roy’s parole by a week on Friday (September 23), temporarily staying an order it had...
Vijay Mallya (Image courtesy: World Economic Forum/Wikimedia)

UB Group: Mallya in “full control” even after moving to UK

EVEN after relocating to the UK, beleaguered businessman Vijay Mallya remains in “full control”, his UB group’s holding firm United Breweries Holdings Ltd (UBHL)...