Sunday, 4 December, 2022
TopicTesla India

Topic: Tesla India

Modi govt wants Tesla to buy Rs 3,300 cr of local auto parts for import tax cut consideration

The govt has said it is keen for Tesla to make cars in the country, but appears to be using their interest to try and gain benefits for the nascent local electric car industry.

Harak Singh Rawat’s expulsion underlines BJP’s crisis in Uttarakhand

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Tesla now closer to India debut with 4 vehicle models approved

Tesla has had its vehicles certified as being roadworthy in India and received approval to make or import four models to the country, a posting on the road ministry's website states.

Want to work for Tesla? Well, they’ve begun hiring in India

CEO Elon Musk had all but confirmed Tesla would enter India in January after months of speculation. Now, the electric vehicles maker is recruiting for its sales, marketing & HR depts.

India begins Covid ‘shots’ and Arnab Goswami’s WhatsApp ‘shock’

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Elon Musk’s Tesla are headed to India, but there won’t be any green car revolution here

There are less than 500 electric vehicle charging stations in India, when the current need has been pegged at around 2,600.

How an Indian working for Tesla managed to ‘steal’ $9.3 million

The 32-year old Indian allegedly diverted payments from one supplier to another during 2016 and 2017 when he was employed at Tesla.

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51 cow universities, old pension scheme, jobs — what RSS affiliates want from 2023 Budget

Welfare schemes and ‘self-reliance’ figure high on Sangh organisations’ wishlists for finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of the Budget, which she will present on 1 February.

Defence

Navy chief Admiral Hari Kumar addressing a press conference on the eve of Navy Day | ANI

Indian Navy puts on hold plans to build IAC 2, but is considering repeat order of Vikrant

At his annual press conference, Navy chief Admiral Hari Kumar also said they'll soon take a call on whether they'll go in for marine version of Rafale fighters or F/A 18 Super Hornets.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

Gujarat election is anything but dull. BJP’s political neurosis about AAP is the hidden headline

Gujarat is the only state where Modi is directly in contention. Even if he wins, the team that runs him closest has much to gain.