• Indian consumers most optimist in Asia-Pacific region

    Indian consumers most optimistic in Asia-Pacific region despite note ban: Report

    January 17, 2017 12:15 IST

    Indian consumers remain the most optimistic in the Asia-Pacific region and their outlook on economy and stock market showed highest levels of confidence even after their government's recent demonetisation measure, a report said on Monday.

  • nandan nilekani 6 other indians feature in forbes asia s

    Nandan Nilekani, 6 other Indians feature in Forbes Asia's new list of philanthropists

    September 08, 2015 16:36 IST

    Houstan:  Seven Indians, including three Infosys co-founders and a Dubai-based education entrepreneur, feature in the latest Forbes Asia edition in a new group of philanthropists from 13 countries for their noteworthy contributions.Infosys co-founders Senapathy Gopalakrishnan,

  • india second most optimistic nation in asia pacific

    India second most optimistic nation in Asia Pacific

    February 11, 2015 21:12 IST

    Mumbai: India is the second most optimistic nation among the Asia Pacific Region after Myanmar, says a study. According to the MasterCard consumer confidence index, the country scored 91.6 in the index which is calculated

  • pakistan most dangerous country for journalists

    Pakistan most dangerous country for journalists

    World | December 31, 2014 13:02 IST

    Brussels: The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) Wednesday termed Pakistan the most dangerous country for media persons. Fourteen journalists lost their lives in Pakistan this year.In a statement issued by the IFJ, Asia Pacific region

  • india the brightest spot in asia pacific region s p

    India the brightest spot in Asia Pacific region: S&P

    December 09, 2014 11:31 IST

    Washington: India has emerged as the brightest spot in the Asia Pacific region as reform has picked up pace in the country in recent months, a top credit rating agency has said."India has been the

  • india the brightest spot in asia pacific region s p

    India the brightest spot in Asia Pacific region: S&P

    World | December 09, 2014 10:23 IST

    Washington: India has emerged as the brightest spot in the Asia Pacific region as reform has picked up pace in the country in recent months, a top credit rating agency has said."India has been the

  • xi pushes china s fta vision as apec leaders meet

    Xi pushes China's FTA vision as APEC leaders meet

    World | November 11, 2014 14:57 IST

    Beijing: President Xi Jinping today pushed China's free trade vision for the Asia Pacific region and asked APEC to “break open closed doors” as leaders of the grouping held talks on forging consensus over opening

  • ties with vietnam important for india modi

    Ties with Vietnam important for India: Modi

    World | October 28, 2014 14:15 IST

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday said Vietnam ranked high in India's relations with the Asia-Pacific region, saying the two countries have had ancient ties.Modi told the media that his government had, after taking

  • india supports freedom of navigation in international waters

    'India supports freedom of navigation in international waters'

    World | June 06, 2013 18:15 IST

    Bangkok, Jun 6: Against the backdrop of growing Chinese assertion in the Asia-Pacific region, India today said it supports the “freedom of navigation” in international waters noting that any disputes or differences in the region

  • us working with india towards increased defence cooperation

    US working with India towards increased defence cooperation

    World | November 13, 2012 11:38 IST

    Washington, Nov 13:  As the Obama Administration moves towards strategic re-balance in the Asia-Pacific region, the US today it was working with India to develop increased defence co-operation. "We are working with India to develop

  • ties with china priority of india s foreign policy says

    Ties with China priority of India's foreign policy, says Krishna

    World | June 06, 2012 21:42 IST

    Beijing, Jun 6: India today told China that it sees improving bilateral ties as a priority of its foreign policy and expressed desire to expand strategic cooperation, setting aside concerns here over future direction of

  • obama sees economic power of asia pacific region

    Obama Sees Economic Power Of Asia-Pacific Region

    World | November 13, 2011 8:02 IST

    Honolulu, Nov 13: President Barack Obama on Saturday declared the Asia-Pacific region the heart of explosive growth for years to come as he placed high hopes on the economic power of Pacific rim nations. For