Panasonic India cashing in on telecom green energy push

/ Jun 5, 2017

Panasonic India cashing in on telecom green energy push

With India's telecom sector investing heavily in green-energy solutions, Panasonic's local unit has cashed in on the growing demand, generating over $100 million in sales in the last three years supplying lithium-ion battery-based solutions. The telecommunications sector has become the major growth driver for Panasonic's ...

Indian climber goes missing after reaching Everest summit

May 21, 2017

Indian climber goes missing after reaching Everest summit

An Indian climber went missing while descending the "death zone" after scaling Mount Everest, officials said Sunday, following the death of two climbers over the past month. Ravi Kumar, 26, was climbing down from the 8,850-meter-high (29,035 feet) summit and got separated from his guide ...

May 19, 2017

Japan-India civil nuclear pact

The civil nuclear cooperation pact between Japan and India does not carry a provision to limit the use of Japanese nuclear plant technology to nonmilitary areas.

Abbas in India to boost ties ahead of Modi's Israel trip

/ May 15, 2017

Abbas in India to boost ties ahead of Modi's Israel trip

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas landed in New Delhi late Sunday for a three-day visit looking to strengthen ties with India ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's historic trip to Israel. Abbas arrived with a delegation for his third state visit to India, where he will ...

/ May 14, 2017

Jilted Indian rapes, kills ex-girlfriend

A jilted man who kidnapped and raped his ex-girlfriend before smashing her head with bricks and running her over with a car has been arrested, Indian police said Sunday. Police in the northern state of Haryana said the 23-year-old victim was abducted by the man ...

'World's heaviest woman' hospitalized in Abu Dhabi

May 5, 2017

'World's heaviest woman' hospitalized in Abu Dhabi

An Egyptian believed to have been the world's heaviest woman before her surgery was hospitalized in Abu Dhabi on Thursday to continue treatment after a drastic weight-loss operation in India. Eman Ahmed Abd el-Aty weighed close to 500 kilograms (1,100 pounds) before surgery in Mumbai ...