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Time to concentrate on textile exports: Modi - NYOOOZ

Time to concentrate on textile exports: ModiNYOOOZSummary: I think, the time has now come for us to concentrate on textile exports in a big way. "Union textiles minister Smriti Irani said, "Textiles India 2017 gives fillip to the Prime Minister's dream of 'Make in India'. "On Friday, the Prime ...and more »

Israeli Diplomat: Indian Prime Minister's Upcoming Visit Shows Jewish State's Growing International Stature - Algemeiner;

Israeli Diplomat: Indian Prime Minister's Upcoming Visit Shows Jewish State's Growing International Stature - Algemeiner

AlgemeinerIsraeli Diplomat: Indian Prime Minister's Upcoming Visit Shows Jewish State's Growing International StatureAlgemeinerIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with his Indian counterpart, Narendra Modi, in New York in September 2014. Photo: Avi Ohayon / GPO via Flickr. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the Jewish state next week will be a manifestation ...and more »

Modi's Illiberal New India - Wall Street Journal (subscription);

Modi's Illiberal New India - Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Wall Street Journal (subscription)Modi's Illiberal New IndiaWall Street Journal (subscription)Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has come a long way. After being virtually banned from the U.S. for years over his failure to control anti-Muslim riots in his home state of Gujarat in 2002, he came to Washington for a triumphant first visit Monday ...and more »

New Rules Against Animal Cruelty Raise The Stake For India's Beef Wars - WAMC;

New Rules Against Animal Cruelty Raise The Stake For India's Beef Wars - WAMC

WAMCNew Rules Against Animal Cruelty Raise The Stake For India's Beef WarsWAMCMany upper caste Hindus consider the cow holy and have long rallied to ban beef eating. Critics of the government see the new animal cruelty rules as an effort to cater to these demands. Allison Joyce / Getty Images. Originally published on June 30 ...and more »

Businesslike meeting - Calcutta Telegraph;

Businesslike meeting - Calcutta Telegraph

Calcutta TelegraphBusinesslike meetingCalcutta TelegraphThis time Narendra Modi hasn't tried to impress us desis and dehatis by boasting he enjoys the singular privilege of calling the Great White Chief "Donald". Perhaps the astute Jaishankar Subrahmanyam pointed out that even while he was bragging about ...and more »

Indian apparel market to nearly double by 2025, says Narendra Modi - Livemint;

Indian apparel market to nearly double by 2025, says Narendra Modi - Livemint

LivemintIndian apparel market to nearly double by 2025, says Narendra ModiLivemintThe three-day event, Textiles India 2017, was organized by the Union ministry of textiles and is aimed at showcasing the country as a global sourcing hub and investment destination. Photo: Latest News ». Indian apparel market to nearly double by 2025 ...and more »

Modi-Trump meet incites the dragon - The Asian Age;

Modi-Trump meet incites the dragon - The Asian Age

The Asian AgeModi-Trump meet incites the dragonThe Asian AgeIndia must prove that the “history” China crows about does not necessarily repeat itself but can be rewritten. President Donald Trump meeting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. (Photo: AP). As Prime ...and more »

The Washington visit - The Hindu

The Washington visitThe HinduThe unusual warmth that U.S. President Donald Trump exuded towads Prime Minister Narendra Modi can be traced to the fact that he is a hardcore businessman and that India is one of the largest importers of prohibitively expensive American armaments.and more »

Cow vigilantism: A welcome warning from Prime Minister Narendra Modi - Economic Times (blog);

Cow vigilantism: A welcome warning from Prime Minister Narendra Modi - Economic Times (blog)

Economic Times (blog)Cow vigilantism: A welcome warning from Prime Minister Narendra ModiEconomic Times (blog)It is welcome that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has come out clearly against vigilantism in the name of the cow. People cannot take the law into their own hands, whatever the provocation. But even as the prime minister was admonishing cow vigilantes ...and more »

India separating ties with Israel, Palestine: Ex-diplomat - The Indian Express;

India separating ties with Israel, Palestine: Ex-diplomat - The Indian Express

The Indian ExpressIndia separating ties with Israel, Palestine: Ex-diplomatThe Indian ExpressAhmad, who had served as Indian Ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Oman and the UAE, said he personally does not attach any significance to Modi's standalone visit focusing only on India's ties with Israel. 0. Shares. Facebook · Twitter · Google Plus · Whatsapp.and more »

Narendra Modi bats for sports as career, hails spirit of athletes - Ahmedabad Mirror;

Narendra Modi bats for sports as career, hails spirit of athletes - Ahmedabad Mirror

Ahmedabad MirrorNarendra Modi bats for sports as career, hails spirit of athletesAhmedabad MirrorAhmedabad: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said he wants to change the widely held public perception that sports cannot be taken up as a career. "There is a mentality among people that sports cannot be taken up as a career. I want to change that ...and more »

The Real Indian Currency Crisis (Things You Don't Hear In The News) - The Market Oracle

The Real Indian Currency Crisis (Things You Don't Hear In The News)The Market OracleJayant Bhandari writes: On November 8, 2016, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi dropped a bombshell. In a televised address at 8:00 pm, he declared that after midnight—four hours later—banknotes with face values of INR500 (US$7.50) and INR1,000 ...and more »

India is finally getting its 'big bang' tax reform - KSAT San Antonio;

India is finally getting its 'big bang' tax reform - KSAT San Antonio

KSAT San AntonioIndia is finally getting its 'big bang' tax reformKSAT San AntonioNEW DELHI (CNNMoney) - India's $2 trillion economy is getting its biggest tax reform since the country became independent in 1947. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is about to launch a new system of taxes, an overhaul 10 years in the making that will turn ...and more »

Women in India are wearing cow masks for one very important reason - Evening Standard;

Women in India are wearing cow masks for one very important reason - Evening Standard

Evening StandardWomen in India are wearing cow masks for one very important reasonEvening StandardAn Instagrammer has launched a powerful photography project which questions whether the treatment of cows in India is better than that of women. 23-year-old artist Sujatro Ghosh took to the streets of Delhi with his camera, photographing female friends ...and more »

Skipping GST launch an 'ideological' boycott: Congress - The Hans India;

Skipping GST launch an 'ideological' boycott: Congress - The Hans India

The Hans IndiaSkipping GST launch an 'ideological' boycott: CongressThe Hans IndiaThe Congress on Friday termed its skip of the midnight launching of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) as an ideological boycott. The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has convened a special sitting of the ...and more »

Ahead of Modi's visit, Israel adopts resolution for strengthening ties with India - Deccan Chronicle;

Ahead of Modi's visit, Israel adopts resolution for strengthening ties with India - Deccan Chronicle

Deccan ChronicleAhead of Modi's visit, Israel adopts resolution for strengthening ties with IndiaDeccan ChronicleIsrael government has approved the "Israeli Cabinet Resolution on Strengthening Ties with the Republic of India." Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. (Photo: AFP). Jerusalem: Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's historic visit to Israel ...and more »

Narendra Modi warns gau rakshaks: Protests can be effective only when not confined to caste, religion - Firstpost;

Narendra Modi warns gau rakshaks: Protests can be effective only when not confined to caste, religion - Firstpost

FirstpostNarendra Modi warns gau rakshaks: Protests can be effective only when not confined to caste, religionFirstpostJust hours before Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked cow vigilantes not to kill people, 1,600 kilometres away, Asgar Ali was lynched in Ramgarh, 60 kilometres from Ranchi in Jharkhand, by a mob of 30 men. His Maruti van, carrying raw meat which was ...and more »

Modi in Israel: 26/11 survivor Moshe's kin touched by PM's decision to meet him - Daily News & Analysis;

Modi in Israel: 26/11 survivor Moshe's kin touched by PM's decision to meet him - Daily News & Analysis

Daily News & AnalysisModi in Israel: 26/11 survivor Moshe's kin touched by PM's decision to meet himDaily News & AnalysisMoshe Holtzberg, the Israeli child who was just two years old when he lost his parents in the 2008 Mumbai terror attack, is looking forward to see Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who in a special gesture, will meet the boy during his visit here next week.and more »

`Plenty of hiccups' expected as India rolls out GST - gulfnews.com;

`Plenty of hiccups' expected as India rolls out GST - gulfnews.com

gulfnews.com`Plenty of hiccups' expected as India rolls out GSTgulfnews.comFinance Minister Arun Jaitley hitting the 'GST Bell' at India Today's Conclave on GST in New Delhi. Published: 18:26 June 30, 2017 Gulf News. Bloomberg. SMALL; MEDIUM; LARGE. NEW DELHI/MUMBAI. As India prepares to launch its biggest tax reform ...and more »

Prime Minister inaugurates Textiles India 2017 - Business Standard;

Prime Minister inaugurates Textiles India 2017 - Business Standard

Business StandardPrime Minister inaugurates Textiles India 2017Business StandardThe Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi today inaugurated Textiles India 2017, Indias first ever mega textiles trade fair, being held at Gandhinagar, Gujarat. Addressing the gathering at Mahatma Mandir, Gandhinagar, the PM said that based on Make in ...and more »