Friday, 16 November, 2018

Topic: Make in India

Prime Minister, Narendra Modi with the dignitaries in Japan

GB data cheaper than small bottle of cold drink in India, PM Modi tells investors in Japan

Prime Minister Modi invited the Indian community in Japan to contribute actively in building a 'new India'.

Make in India has become Assemble in India for Chinese mobile phones

Chinese firms have started assembly in India but as yet import telecom parts substantially from home country, govt study shows.
Sui Dhaaga | SuiDhaagaFilm/Facebook

Sui Dhaaga looks like a tedious Make in India advertisement

Anushka Sharma and Varun Dhawan starrer Sui Dhaaga earnestly wants to be an honest, feel-good film, but is not very well sewn.
Honda Cars India factory Noida

Machines will take over factory jobs as India is running out of humans

Automation will double over the next three years in Indian factories, according to a survey by Willis Towers Watson.
Jitendra Singh

Make In India also benefitting other nations: Union minister Jitendra Singh

The minister added that Sriharikota facilities are being used by countries which began space exploration much earlier than India. 
An F-16 fighter jet

Lockheed Martin to manufacture wings of F-16 fighter jets in India

The American manufacturer of fighter jets plans F-16 wing production in India without the pre-condition that India will have to also buy these jets.
Representational image | Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg

India, world’s fastest growing economy, isn’t growing fast enough to create enough jobs

Glacial economic reforms, fragile banking sector, rigid labor laws and a spotty educational system are holding India back.

What Karnataka BJP leaders plan to do to stop Bengaluru air show from moving to Yogi’s UP

Will approach defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman, an MP from Karnataka, to lobby against the move, Rajeev Chandrasekhar says.
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The world simply isn’t impressed with Narendra Modi’s make in India

Samsung's shiny new plant in Noida is more exception than norm as India's manufacturing shrinks to 15% of GDP.
Latest news on Samsung

Samsung to open world’s largest mobile phone manufacturing centre in India today

PM Modi along with South Korean president Moon Jae-in will be inaugurating the facility in Noida at 5 pm Monday. 
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Where I see the rise of an illiberal, irritable and sometimes petulant new India

French President Emmanuel Macron has sparked a fresh global debate on nationalism versus patriotism. Here is what I had written in August 2014. Good time to put it to a reality check.