Two wheelers to lead electric vehicle market in India
Hero MotoCorp, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India, TVS Motor, Mahindra Two Wheelers, Yamaha and Bajaj Auto all have scheduled launches of electric two-wheelers from 2018.
New parasitic plant species Sciaphila yakushimensis discovered in Japan
The new plant species named Sciaphila yakushimensis was found on the ...
Arun Jaitley arrives in Japan; to meet PM Shinzo Abe, industry leaders
Jaitley will also meet Osamu Suzuki, Chairman of Suzuki Motor, the big...
Microsoft's Satya Nadella to co-chair next year WEF meet
India-origin chief of Microsoft Satya Nadella will co-chair the World Economic Forum annual meet in January, attended by over 100 Indian business leaders.
Unlock your smartphone with your eyes
Gone are the days when pattern and pins unlocked your smartphone. Fujitsu is introducing a high-tech smartphone that can be unlocked with your eye movement.
Long-awaited official inauguration of Yamaha plant takes place at Investor summit
The official inauguration was put off after a brief out-of-action period for the chief minister due to a disproportionate assets case.
Bullet train kicks off! Narendra Modi, Shinzo Abe give 164-year-old Indian Railways a $17-bn jolt
A bullet train on Indian soil is part of Modi’s ambitious plan to modernize rail infrastructure after decades of underinvestment.
ABB, Hitachi to tie up for HVDC power grid in Japan
The joint venture is expected to commence operations in coming months, subject to necessary approvals and statutory procedures.
DoCoMo to buy more foreign companies to boost sales
DoCoMo may buy more cos overseas to widen access to entertainment content & ecommerce operations to help boost sales abroad.
Arun Jaitley to lead over 100-strong Indian delegation to WEF meet
On the agenda of Mastering the Fourth Industrial Revolution are the acute challenges of geo-economics, global security, public health, education, gender parity and climate change, WEF said.
World Economic Forum 2016: Technology is like Force, depends how you use it, says Anand Mahindra
Invoking the famous Star Wars series, top industrialist Anand Mahindra said technology is like the Force and everything depends on how we use it.
Leaking Jaduguda mine poses radioactive risk: US report
The report accuses India's nuclear establishment of systematically overlooking evidence that points to a radiation hazard at the Jaduguda uranium mine.
Corporate woes rising in Asia: IMF
The global financial crisis is taking an increasing toll on Asia's corporate sector with the region's economies now among the world's hardest hit, a senior IMF official warned on Tuesday.
Fukushima’s $70 billion cleanup leaves foreign firms in cold
Safely dismantling the Japanese power plant, wrecked by the 2011 earthquake and tsunami, will cost about 8 trillion yen ($68 billion), nearly four times the previous estimate.
India, Japan to set up working group to boost bilateral trade
The proposal was put forward by Telecom and IT Minister Kapil Sibal who is on his four-day visit to Japan to attract investments in the Indian ICT sector.
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