Is doing business in India really easier now?

AMIT KAPOOR on what the World Bank’s new Doing Business ranking really means for India.

India successfully test fires subsonic cruise missile Nirbhay

Nirbhay is able to pick out a target among multiple targets and attack it, can go around a target and re-engage it.

Negative impact of demonetisation on Indian economy transitory: Rating agencies

According to analysts at the rating agencies, economic growth in India would accelerate again in the second half of the year.

INSV Tarini, Indian Navy’s 2nd ocean-going sailboat

INSV Tarini draws her origin from the famous Tara-Tarini temple of Orissa's Ganjam district.

Diwali was dim for Indian fashion industry reeling under demonetisation, GST

Owing to demonetisation and GST, the festive season failed to raise the shoppers' spirit.

Demonetisation: Hawkish RBI has been economy’s biggest demon

The central problem lies in the fact that the RBI has yet to accept that inflation in India is in a secular downtrend.

Demonetisation helped banks to gain, even as customers felt acute pain

But it took a heavy toll of the banking employees as they had to work for 12-18 hours a day initially without even a weekly off, leave or holiday.

Invincible: How a woman amputee created history at the top of the world

Arunima's is not just a story of conquering the world's highest peak but one of her undying spirit.

Demonetisation: Modi government shoots itself in the foot

The woes of demonetisation and GST have proved to be a bonanza for the BJP's opponents. They are now able to show up the party as incompetent.

Demonetisation: Economy shaken, GDP hurt, trust in govt undermined

Demonetisation comes across more as a measure of political economy and which appeared to have paid political dividend to PM Modi in the Uttar Pradesh polls this year.