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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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

India is finally getting its 'big bang' tax reform - Gant Daily

India is finally getting its 'big bang' tax reformGant DailyIndia'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 the country of 1.3 ...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 »

Must adopt culture where sports is appreciated, supported: PM Modi - Catch News;

Must adopt culture where sports is appreciated, supported: PM Modi - Catch News

Catch NewsMust adopt culture where sports is appreciated, supported: PM ModiCatch NewsPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday called on countrymen to adopt a culture where sports is appreciated and supported. Speaking at a gathering after the inauguration of TransStadia Arena, a stadium complex in Maninagar area of Ahmedabad, Prime ...and more »

GST is anti-small traders: Lalu Yadav - Outlook India

GST is anti-small traders: Lalu YadavOutlook IndiaRanchi (Jharkhand) [India] June 30 : Rashtriya Janata Dal Supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav on Friday branded the Goods and Services Tax (GST) as 'anti-small traders'. Talking to reporters here, Lalu said, "The GST is anti- small traders. There are many ...and more »

Wonder what made Mr Modi realise Gandhi didn't approve of lynchings? - DailyO;

Wonder what made Mr Modi realise Gandhi didn't approve of lynchings? - DailyO

DailyOWonder what made Mr Modi realise Gandhi didn't approve of lynchings?DailyOOften, by time the PM gets his voice back, the cycle of violence has spiralled out of control and innocents have been maimed. 13179. POLITICS. | 5-minute read | 30-06-2017 · SS Dhawan. ---. Total Shares. Share. Conflicts are not negotiated through ...and more »

Time to weave a success story around textiles exports: PM Narendra Modi - Times of India;

Time to weave a success story around textiles exports: PM Narendra Modi - Times of India

Times of IndiaTime to weave a success story around textiles exports: PM Narendra ModiTimes of IndiaGANDHINAGAR: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the time is right for India to focus on textiles exports in a big way, and urged states to take steps to promote clothing diversity in the global market. "I think, the time has now come for us to ...and more »

Textile industry infused with 'zero-defect, zero-effect' : PM Modi - New Kerala

Textile industry infused with 'zero-defect, zero-effect' : PM ModiNew KeralaAhmedabad (Gujarat) , June 30 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday inaugurated Textiles India 2017 Exhibition and Summit organized at Mahatma Mandir in Gandhinagar, and asserted that the textile industry is being infused with the mantras of 'skill, ...and more »

“With zero-defect, textile industry is infused with skill, scale and speed,” says PM Modi - Bihar Prabha

“With zero-defect, textile industry is infused with skill, scale and speed,” says PM ModiBihar PrabhaGandhinagar (Gujarat), June 30 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that the textile industry has high efficiency and large production capacity and is based on Make In India initiative. PM Modi said that the textile industry is being ...and more »

Narendra Modi heads to Israel, lifting the curtain on close ties - Reuters;

Narendra Modi heads to Israel, lifting the curtain on close ties - Reuters

ReutersNarendra Modi heads to Israel, lifting the curtain on close tiesReutersNEW DELHI/TEL AVIV (Reuters) - Narendra Modi is making a first visit to Israel by an Indian prime minister next week, in a public embrace of a country that he has long admired for its military and technical expertise but which his predecessors kept at ...and more »