All posts tagged "India"
Report: Climate outlook improves as fewer coal plants built
BEIJING – Led by cutbacks in China and India, construction of new coal-fired power plants is falling worldwide, improving chances climate goals can be met despite earlier pessimism, three environmental groups said Wednesday. A joint report by...
- Posted March 22, 2017
Austria approves US extradition for Ukrainian oligarch
VIENNA — An Austrian court on Tuesday approved a U.S. extradition request for a Ukrainian oligarch suspected of paying millions of dollars in bribes to Indian officials. The court decision overturns a lower court ruling nearly two...
- Posted February 21, 2017
India launches more than 100 satellites into orbit
They included an Indian Earth observation satellite and two small technology demonstration satellites
- Posted February 15, 2017
India denies Pakistan claim of building secret nuclear city
India's foreign ministry dismissed Zakaria's remarks as unfounded
- Posted February 9, 2017
From Statues to Doormats, Here’s What Annoys Asian Nations
How can you get under the skin of an Asian country? Diplomatic body searches, bomber flights, shrine statues and even doormats have set governments on edge. Here’s a nation-by-nation look at Asia’s figurative, and in one case...
- Posted January 23, 2017
Search for bodies at Indian train crash site ends; 146 dead
PUKHRAYAN, India — The death toll from India’s worst train accident in years rose to 146 on Monday after rescuers used cranes to lift the last of the twisted metal wreckage to check for bodies underneath. About...
- Posted November 21, 2016
115 dead as train derails in north India; some still trapped
About 150 people were injured
- Posted November 20, 2016
Indian Bank Authorities Say 3.2 Million Debit Cards Hacked
NEW DELHI — Indian banks scrambled Friday to contain the damage after finding that more than 3.2 million debit cards may have been hacked. Several banks, including the government-run State Bank of India, advised customers to change...
- Posted October 21, 2016
24 killed in stampede ahead of Hindu ceremony in India
Organizers were expecting 3,000 devotees at the ceremony, but more than 70,000 thronged
- Posted October 15, 2016
Shared Workspaces Hit the Indian Startup Scene
NEW DELHI — Every weekend, the partiers flood into a New Delhi restaurant and dance club called Social, a three-story destination on the edge of Hauz Khas Village, one of the city’s most popular nightlife neighborhoods. After...
- Posted October 10, 2016