New Delhi will purchase Russian-developed Su-30MKI aircraft and Indian-made TejasMK-II planes as well as French-built Rafale fighters for Indian Air Force, Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha said.
Two months ago we gave our most recent review of what we dubbed the soft launch of India's gold confiscation program, when the government's "voluntary"gold-to-paper backed bonds conversion went, well, gold: back then, Modi's government...Show More Summary
The Victory Ignition Concept is the most exciting thing to happen in the cruiser space, well, since the Indian Scout. The two come from the same company Polaris, who are likely on the cusp of renaissance in the cruiser realm. As a guy who doesn’t really get cruiser, I’m insanely excited. Read more...
Sometimes a cocktail needs to be suitably spicy to pair well with the rich foods of the harvest season. [ more › ]
I’m not completely enamored with Oneohtrix Point Never’s Garden of Delete just yet— there are too many harsh edges for a man of my placid demeanor—but this Indian Wells version buffs over all those spiky points to make something even I can appreciate. Plus, it works great with rain, which is what we’re going to […]
On November 16, 1907, Oklahoma became the 46th state to enter the Union. About a decade before that, in the then Indian Territory, Miss Jenni Cass dropped a “go devil” detonating device downhole and The Nellie Johnson no. 1 well became the first commercially viable oil well in the Territory. [...]
Now that demented maniacs are in charge, sane normal people are the radicals. We may as well make use of Shrillary mentor Saul Alinsky’s Rules for Radicals. #4 is “Make
Google plans to test secret airborne communications technology at the New Mexico "spaceport" facility where space tourism and exploration companies Virgin Galactic and SpaceX have set up shop, as well as an Indian reservation in Oregon. Show More Summary
The first round results from the latest Indian solar auction indicate prices below $US80/MWh will be realised. Such results used to create surprise and disbelief, but are now feeding expectations that bidding under ARENA’s big solar auction will be fierce.
On October 28, 2015, at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi, Mark Zuckerberg has spoken of increasing Internet access to Indians, as well as ‘squashing’ Candy Crush invites in new versions of the highly ubiquitous social networking platform that has over one billion users worldwide. Show More Summary
Who would have thought technology would be able to give humans a run for their money? Well, we all knew it was coming. With a bit of Indian technological prowess, finUNO’s multi-modal financial intelligence assistant has arrived to do just that – and it’s going to be a bit of a game changer for the wealth management industry.
Over the last four months, the residents and businesses of the Indian Wells Valley Water District have cut their water consumption by about 25%, and General Manager Don Zdeba thinks that's "pretty darn good." The problem for Zdeba and his Kern County customers is that the state expects the district...
Hot weather, a dry climate, and sandy soil - poor for retaining water - make Pratapgarh district a tough land in which to survive. In June, temperatures hit a blistering 45-47 degrees Celsius and the monsoon rains hadn’t started yet....Show More Summary
The Indo-Pacific is a strategic system encompassing the Indian and Pacific oceans, reflecting the expanding interests and reach of China and India as well as the enduring role of the US. The Lowy Institute's International Security program...Show More Summary
The stock of NYSE-listed Bollywood film producer and distributor Eros International Plc has crashed nearly 50 percent in the past week amid concerns over the company’s UAE revenues; a Wells Fargo analyst’s downgrade and some Twitter posts. The $284 million (2014 revenues) Eros International Plc is the parent of Mumbai’s Eros [...]
You might be wondering why I've come out with another trip report with the word "fat" in the title. Well, as I mentioned in my last trip report, I live my life a quarter-pounder at a time. See, everyone prefers a certain style of travel. Show More Summary
Wells Fargo raised red flags over the Indian major's financials as its stock fell in New York and Mumbai. read more
At the photocall for Angry Indian Goddesses, Sandhya was seen in a blue Payal Singhal suit, one that she wore kolhapuri wedges and big earrings. Now, while she wears the suit well, can’t say am a fan of those churidaars. The sudden boxy folds wouldn’t be very flattering on other mortals. P.S. Looks like the […] The post In Payal Singhal appeared first on High Heel Confidential.
Malé is the magical capital of an incredible chain of islands floating a few hours south of India in the Indian Ocean. You might think, what's there to skate then? Well, it just so happens the island of Malé happens to offer some gnarly boat skating if you're willing to risk a soggy board. Show More Summary
Recent reform efforts--as well as tangible results--suggest that Indian relatively high growth rates are sustainable.